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Farmers to get loan waiver upto Rs 2 lakh: Uddhav Thackeray

CM Thackeray also announced “Shiv Bhojan scheme,” where meals will be served for Rs 10.

22 Dec 2019 6:20 AM

Govt plans loan waiver for 'small distressed borrowers' under insolvency law

The proposed waiver would be offered as part of 'Fresh Start' provisions under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code.

18 Aug 2019 2:17 PM

Ban inclusion of loan waivers in poll manifestos: Petitioner seeks SC's intervention

The petition has been listed for hearing on April 22 before a bench headed by Justice S A Bobde.

18 Apr 2019 1:44 PM

Dole is better than loan waiver

India Ratings backs direct cash transfer to farmers; warns of financial stress to governments.

30 Jan 2019 1:34 AM

Generalised farm loan waiver impacts credit culture: RBI Governor

Earlier this year, the coalition government in Karnataka also announced a farm loan waiver.

07 Jan 2019 4:01 PM


Agri loan waiver should not form part of poll promises: Rajan

Inhibits investment in the farm sector put pressure on the fiscal of states which undertake farm loan waiver.

14 Dec 2018 2:32 PM

Farmers begin 2-day march from Thane to Mumbai for land rights, loan waiver

They are also demanding an increase in the Minimum Support Price and a judicial system to ensure its implementation.

21 Nov 2018 2:08 PM

Agri sector needs long-term solutions, loan waiver temporary: Naidu

56 per cent people depend on agriculture, says Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu.

16 Nov 2018 12:23 PM

Kisan rally: Thousands of farmers try to enter Delhi, police use tear gas

Kisan Kranti Yatra, which began from Tikait Ghat in Haridwar on Sept 23, was joined by farmers from various parts of UP.

02 Oct 2018 12:16 PM

Ex-RBI deputy governor cautions against frequent loan waivers

Post-reforms all govts ruled by various parties had never reversed their steps to strengthen country’s economy, says R Gandhi.

20 Jul 2018 9:11 AM


Kumaraswamy increases rate of tax on petrol and diesel

Kumaraswamy recalled his assurance to waive all types of crop loans of farmers taken for agricultural activities.

05 Jul 2018 1:06 PM

452 farmers end lives in Marathwada this year

The failure to repay loans is the single-largest reason behind most suicides.

03 Jul 2018 12:53 AM

Agri credit dips due to loan waiver?

According to banking experts, the farm loan waiver could be the reason for low credit figures.

13 May 2018 1:53 AM

State government increases crop loan disbursement target

The meeting of the state level bankers’ committee (SLBC) on Thursday, organised by the cooperative department, will be addressed by the CM .

10 May 2018 5:33 AM

Congress flays govt for constant changes in loan waiver scheme

However, the government is lying by insisting that the number of defaulting farmers has been calculated from 2012.

27 Apr 2018 7:44 AM


24,000 Government officials applied for loan waiver

The official said that around 1.30 lakh applications were rejected as they did not meet some or the other criteria.

20 Apr 2018 2:16 AM

Farmer who killed self was ineligible for loan waiver

Mr Malik asked the government to immediately disburse the pest damage compensation.

14 Apr 2018 2:15 AM

Meet the men who inspired Maharashtra farmers

The 30,000 protesters who walked 180km grabbed attention because of their sheer grit, discipline.

20 Mar 2018 6:27 AM

Government to give loan waiver to 2001-8 defaulters: CM Fadnavis

We have decided to appoint special teams to decide these issues within six months.

13 Mar 2018 4:56 AM

CM stressed over farm loans waiver

The Opposition Akali Dal has accused the Congress government of running away from the poll promise of helping farmers.

29 Jan 2018 1:52 AM