The additional chief secretary of the finance department will head this committee.
17 May 2017 3:18 AM
The villagers also demanded the implementation of the Swaminathan Commission’s report on agriculture in India.
03 May 2017 1:03 AM
NITI member Debroy said taxes should be imposed on farm income above a certain threshold to expand tax base.
26 Apr 2017 3:11 PM
Finance Minister clarifies central govt has no jurisdiction to impose tax on agriculture income.
26 Apr 2017 12:46 PM
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
Over 200 transgenders and 300 social activists from Pune will join the strike, says Krishna Vidhate.
22 Apr 2017 2:55 AM
According to Kadu, his reaction was an outburst to the apathy of the government towards the bad treatment meted out to farmers by the government.
19 Apr 2017 3:15 AM
Kadu, an independent MLA from Amravati, had said actor Hema Malini drinks daily.
15 Apr 2017 2:43 AM
There are 2.15 crore small and marginal farmers in the state and their total loans add up to Rs 62,000 crores.
03 Apr 2017 1:25 AM
The main issue of contention was the government’s reluctance to announce loan waiver for farmers.
22 Mar 2017 11:13 AM
BJP had in its UP election manifesto promised to waive farmers' loans if elected to power.
20 Mar 2017 5:40 PM
Bhattacjarya had recently said that farm loan waivers upset credit discipline.
17 Mar 2017 5:44 PM
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
The eligibility for compensation is decided after the investigations are completed to find out the reason behind the suicide.
14 Mar 2017 12:49 AM
The SP, BSP and NCP dropped out of a delegation to meet President Pranab Mukherjee after Rahul Gandhi met Modi.
16 Dec 2016 1:39 PM