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महाराष्ट्र: BJP प्रदेशाध्यक्ष दानवे ने किसानों को दी गाली, बाद में...

किसानों के खिलाफ टिप्पणी को लेकर विपक्ष के निशाने पर आए महाराष्ट्र बीजेपी प्रमुख रावसाहेब दानवे ने गुरुवार(11 मई) को अपनी टिप्पणी पर खेद...

Farmers revive barter of labour practice post demonetisation

With the harvesting of paddy crop drawing near, the age old practice of 'Badalia', a system of exchanging labour services prevalent in coastal districts,...

Vegetables growers worst hit by demonetisation move

Vegetable growers are worst hit by the demonetisation move as farmers have to sell their produce at less than 50 per cent of normal...

As Modi prepares for farmers’ rallies, they complain of being tortured...

On the day it was reported that Prime Minister Narendra Modi planned to address farmers' rallies in four states to 'dispel' his government's anti...

Drought has hit 207 districts in nine states: Agriculture Minister

The government on Friday told Parliament that 207 districts in nine states have been affected by drought, and that all farmers in the country...

2 more farmers in Odisha commit suicide, toll 9

Continuing a depressing trend, two farmers in Odisha have committed suicide. They died after consuming poison due to crop losses in Bolangir district, taking the death toll in...

Three more farmers die in Odisha

Suicides by farmers are continuing in Odisha as the deadly cocktail of debt and drought claimed three more lives on Saturday. A farmer identified as...

Odisha has failed to control drought impact: Congress

The Congress on Wednesday lashed at the Odisha government for failing to control impact of the drought-like situation in the state that has forced...

Partial response to Telangana opposition’s bandh call

A day-long shutdown called by the opposition parties in Telangana on Saturday over farmers' issues has evoked a partial response in the state. The opposition parties...

Telangana assembly adjourned over farmers’ suicide protests

The Telangana assembly was adjourned till Monday as the opposition stalled the proceedings on Thursday while seeking clarification from the government on the issue...

Work for farmers’ cause gives me a reason to live: Nana...

Veteran actor Nana Patekar says that his work for the cause of the drought-hit farmers of Maharashtra through his foundation offers him a reason...

While farmers are put behind bars, rich industrialists enjoy protection on...

BJP's young MP from Sultanpur, Varun Gandhi, on Friday said that farmers in India were far from getting real freedom nearly 70 years after...

Pankaja Munde visits drought affected villages, gets her staff to carry...

Maharashtra's rural belt be reeling under severe drought, but that doesn't deter the state's rural development minister, Pankaja Munde, from showing what many would...

Can we commit suicide? Maharashtra farmers write letter asking permission from...

Seven debt-ridden farmers in Maharashtra's Wardha district have reportedly sought a green signal from the local administration to commit suicide and end their woes. The...

No more License Raj in agriculture market, says new Govt policy

The idea of a National Agriculture Market (NAM) online trading portal got the Cabinet Committee’s nod on Wednesday. So far under the license raj,...