News Analysis: What will be the Biden doctrine on foreign policy?

US President Joe Biden signs executive orders in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, after his inauguration as the 46th President of the United States, on January 20, 2021. Reuters Biden has already said he will make significant changes to US foreign policy In the four years of Donald Trump’s presidency, the […]

Chandrababu Naidu blames YSRCP govt.’s policy for farmer suicide

Chandrababu Naidu blames YSRCP govt.’s policy for farmer suicide

Alleging that cases of farmers and agricultural coolies ending their lives have gone up during the YSRCP’s tenure, Telugu Desam Party (TDP) national president N. Chandrababu Naidu held the State government responsible for this. “As many as 1,779 farmers have resorted to the extreme steps during the last one and a half years. The anti-farmer […]

Cabinet nods Agricultural Good Practices Policy to ensure safe food

Cabinet nods Agricultural Good Practices Policy to ensure safe food

abinet meeting held at the secretariat with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the chair on December 21,2020 UNB  The cabinet also approved in principle the draft of Kurigram Agricultural University Bill, 2020 The cabinet on Monday approved the draft of Bangladesh Agricultural Good Practices Policy, 2020 in order to ensure safe and quality agricultural products […]

Duvall: Farm Bureau’s policy plate is full

Duvall: Farm Bureau’s policy plate is full

It’s almost curtains for 2020, and what a year it has been. Now that we can put 2020 in the rearview mirror, we also can look ahead to what’s on our plate for 2021. We started this year with hopes of achieving policy wins on ag labor, regulatory reform, expanding broadband, addressing mental health in […]

Odisha govt dithers on policy regarding agri marketing

Odisha govt dithers on policy regarding agri marketing

The three recent farm produce related laws enacted by the Centre are meant to promote and facilitate trade and commerce of farm produce outside the purview of Agricultural Produce Marketing Committee (APMC) designated mandis, encourage contract farming for the sale of farm produce that could also be tied to hiring of farm services, and amend […]

India supports Bangladesh’s candidature in WHO

India has extended its support to Bangladesh’s candidature for the post of Executive Director (ED) of South-East Asia Regional Office (SEARO) of the World Health Organisation (WHO).the policy times

Dhaka Bureau Policy Times : Newly appointed High Commissioner of India to Bangladesh Sh. Vikram K. Doraiswami conveyed this support when he paid a courtesy call on Hon’ble Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at Ganabhaban at 10th November Thursday. The Indian envoy also conveyed Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi’s greetings to his Bangladesh counterpart Hon’ble Prime […]