High wages, heatwave hit poultry farmers

Khammam: Poultry farmers in Khammam and Bhadradri-Kothagudem districts have decided to temporarily suspend production of broiler chicken due to hiked labour costs and increased bird deaths during summer. Although the price of broiler chicken touched Rs 250 per kilogram, farmers said that the high prices are not trickling down to them and only traders are … Read more

Security alert sounded across J&K; protests in Srinagar

SRINAGAR: The security forces authorities have sounded alert across Jammu and Kashmir especially the Kashmir Valley following separatist leader Muhammad Yasin Malik being sentenced to life in prison by a special Delhi court in a case of terror funding and other charges. Senior officers of the J&K police, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), other Central Armed Police Forces … Read more