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Centre releases PM-KISAN funds to 43.20 lakh Andhra farmers till Nov

As per the agriculture ministry data, the central government has released funds to 43.20 lakh farmers.

12 Dec 2019 1:21 PM

Why Farmers in Karnataka have started making their dogs resemble tigers; read here

Gowda's daughter Amulya said that seeing the success of her father's trick, other villagers have also started doing so.

03 Dec 2019 12:23 PM

J&K: Unseasonal rain causes 35-40 pc crop loss in Samba district

The rains have been particularly harsh on the farmers sowing vegetables like cauliflower, spinach, coriander, radish, peas, and broccoli.

29 Nov 2019 2:58 PM

Nafed apple procurement in Kashmir failed miserably, says farmers body

Only 0.01 per cent (1.36 lakh boxes) of 11 crore boxes has been purchased directly from growers so far.

16 Nov 2019 6:15 PM

Untimely rains hit India's summer crops, delay rural economy recovery

Heavy rains in October and November have brought more misery to India’s farmers.

16 Nov 2019 12:20 PM

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Politicians turn to farmers amid govt impasse

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Friday visited Sangli and Satara districts in Western Maharashtra.

16 Nov 2019 3:48 AM

Behind Delhi’s deadly air, it is not only stubble but also what we don’t need

As of October 31, the crop burning contributed 44 per cent to Delhi’s PM2.5 level.

13 Nov 2019 4:41 PM

BJP govt tampering, supressing truth: Priyanka Gandhi's attack on farmers' suicide

In another tweet, she attacked the government over farmers allegedly not getting the right price for onions.

11 Nov 2019 9:51 AM

'Their hands will be broken, strangled,' warns BJP MLA those recovering farm loans

The MP further alleged that the Congress government in the state was engaged in 'divisive and destructive' politics.

05 Nov 2019 8:58 AM

Provide Rs 30,000 crore to affected farmers: Shiv Sena

As per initial data, crops on 54.22 lakh hectares across 325 talukas in the state have been damaged.

05 Nov 2019 7:10 AM

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Maharashtra farmers ‘should not be pushed’: Shiv Sena to govt on impasse

As per an initial evaluation, crops on 54.22 lakh hectares across 325 talukas in the state have been damaged.

04 Nov 2019 1:03 PM

Alleviate farmers’ lot: CM Fadnavis to babus

Important crops such as jawar, paddy, cotton, maize, tur and soya bean have been damaged.

04 Nov 2019 1:54 AM

Incessant rain damage crops in Aurangabad

'I had grown maize in eight acres of land and more than half of the field is destroyed,' a farmer told.

03 Nov 2019 5:08 PM

Scindia's right, farm loan up to Rs 2 lakh will be waived off: Kamal Nath

Chief Minister Kamal Nath had said that his government has waived the loans of 20 lakh farmers amounting to Rs 7,000 crore.

12 Oct 2019 1:36 PM

Angry farmers tie Mexico mayor to truck, drag him through town

This is not the first time farmers from Santa Rita El Invernadero have staged a violent protest.

10 Oct 2019 1:06 PM

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Chouhan tells farmers to skip power bills; Cong asks, ‘what about you?’

Power body sent him notice to pay up the Rs 1.2 lakh bill or face legal action.

25 Sep 2019 3:17 PM

Farmers' march: Police equipped with riot gear to halt farmers from entering Delhi

Last year, in October the protesting farmers were stopped at the Delhi-Uttar Pradesh border by the Delhi Police.

21 Sep 2019 4:01 PM

'If you need to beat officials, then do it but cheating with farmers won't be tolerated': Cong MLA

Congress MLA Brihaspat Singh is an MLA from Ramanujganj in Balrampur district.

12 Sep 2019 9:33 AM

Govt to buy apples directly from J&K farmers, pay via DBT

NAFED will acquire more than 50 per cent of the apple from J&K farmers.

11 Sep 2019 1:27 PM

Modi govt fulfils its promise to farmers

Implementation of Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana to 14.5 crore farmers cleared.

07 Sep 2019 2:16 AM

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