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‘Yes I can and I will’: Big B pledges Rs 2 crores to Army martyrs' widows, farmers

The 75-year-old actor took to Twitter to share a number of source-based new articles reporting the news.

15 Jun 2018 9:59 AM

Crop loans at 7 per cent for farmers, 4 per cent for 'prompt' payees: RBI

RBI advised banks to make Aadhaar linkage mandatory for availing of short-term crop loans in 2017-18.

17 Aug 2017 9:35 AM

‘Shiv Sena has not being able to accept the BJP as a bigger partner’

We did come under a lot of pressure when Andhra Pradesh and Telangana took steps to waive loans for farmers, says Fadnavis.

02 Jul 2017 1:54 AM

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh waives off farmer loans

The loan waiver will provide relief up to Rs 2 lakh for small and marginal farmers along with Rs 2 lakh waiver for all marginal farmers.

20 Jun 2017 11:17 AM

Farm loans: Interest subsidy on short-term loans raised

The Cabinet has approved the total expenditure of Rs 20,339 crore in 2017 as interest subsidy on short-term crop loans.

14 Jun 2017 2:08 PM


Maharashtra waives off all farm loans, averting strike

It was not immediately clear how much the loan waivers would cost state coffers.

12 Jun 2017 9:25 AM

SBI schedules mega farmer meet on June 8

During the meet, branches will receive applications for fresh loans as well as for renewal or enhancement of existing loans.

06 Jun 2017 1:53 PM

Fadnavis asks banks to restart lending defaulting farmers

CM says many farmers have gone out of banking system after being unable to service their loans from banks.

26 Apr 2017 11:47 AM

Congress promises farm loan waiver if voted to power in Gujarat

Farm loan waiver and setting up of special economic zones in tribal districts will be included in the party's manifesto.

07 Apr 2017 10:46 AM

Opposition to hold Sangharsh Yatra for farmers’ loan waiver

Opposition MLAs have also been holding “silent protests” on the stairs of Vidhan Bhavan.

24 Mar 2017 2:35 AM


Fadnavis-led delegation to meet Modi over loan waiver issue for farmers

The move came following the Chief Minister's assurance in Maharashtra Assembly on Thursday in an endeavour to find a way to help farmers.

17 Mar 2017 5:04 PM

BJP ready for loan waiver but not bank debts

Both the houses were adjourned on Friday over the loan waiver issue.

10 Mar 2017 6:15 AM

Ruckus in Maharashtra Assembly, Sena calls for farm loan waiver

NCP leader Ajit Pawar asked the BJP government to recall how its ministers, while in Opposition would raise farmers' woes.

08 Mar 2017 2:30 PM