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Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar(PTI photo)

‘Anti-Modi elements part of protests, not farmers’: Union agriculture minister Narendra Tomar

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Prashasti Singh
UPDATED ON DEC 14, 2020 11:34 AM IST
“The government has successfully initiated dialogue but the farmers’ union have not been able to reach at a unanimous decision. We are at a deadlock because people of separatist ideology are a part of the protests. These people are not farmers but anti-Modi elements,” he said.
Jaswinder Singh Sandhu, Pehowa MLA(HT Photo)
Jaswinder Singh Sandhu, Pehowa MLA(HT Photo)

Haryana Assembly Polls: Late Jaswinder Singh Sandhu, Pehowa MLA

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 15, 2019 09:47 PM IST
Sandhu lost his battle with cancer and passed away on January 19, 2019.
The loans were given to the farmers by the lenders out of their allotted periphery and, thus, were declared as illegal lending.(HT Photo)
The loans were given to the farmers by the lenders out of their allotted periphery and, thus, were declared as illegal lending.(HT Photo)

13 farm schemes, loan waiver, SMART project get state nod

Mumbai | By HT Correspondent, Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 09, 2019 11:37 PM IST
The cabinet gave its nod to waive off 66.56 crore worth of loans taken by 46,735 farmers from 1,393 private money lenders.
After the scam came to light in April, state education department had ordered a preliminary probe to ascertain irregularities in supply of rice for schools.(HT File)
After the scam came to light in April, state education department had ordered a preliminary probe to ascertain irregularities in supply of rice for schools.(HT File)

Lahaul & Spiti ‘midday meal scam’: HP agriculture minister demands vigilance probe

Hindustan Times, Shimla | By Gaurav Bisht, Shimla
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2018 01:32 PM IST
Even though education department has sought details from its office in Keylong about the scam, government is likely to order a vigilance inquiry to ascertain veracity of allegations.
Despite huge consumption, milk producers in the state are getting Rs 18 to Rs 20 per litre, while it is sold at Rs 42 per litre, the minister said.(HT File Photo)
Despite huge consumption, milk producers in the state are getting Rs 18 to Rs 20 per litre, while it is sold at Rs 42 per litre, the minister said.(HT File Photo)

Amul should run state dairies for milk producers’ benefit, says agriculture minister

Hindustan Times, Pune | By Shrinivas Deshpande
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2018 02:48 PM IST
Sadabhau Khot, Maharashtra minister of state for agriculture, said that his ministry will soon forward a proposal to the government.
Union Minister Radha Mohan Singh speaking to press in Patna Bihar India on Saturday June 02,2018.(HT File Photo)
Union Minister Radha Mohan Singh speaking to press in Patna Bihar India on Saturday June 02,2018.(HT File Photo)

‘Farmers protesting for media attention,’ case against agriculture minister for ‘anti-farmer’ jibe

Indo Asian News Service, Patna | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2018 06:54 PM IST
Commenting on the ongoing nationwide agitation by thousands of farmers demanding loan waiver and higher price for their produce among other things, the minister had said some farmers are doing it for media attention.
Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis said that in Pandurang Fundkar’s death, “The state has lost a senior leader with apt knowledge in the field of agriculture and cooperation”.(HT FILE)
Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis said that in Pandurang Fundkar’s death, “The state has lost a senior leader with apt knowledge in the field of agriculture and cooperation”.(HT FILE)

Maharashtra agriculture minister Pandurang Fundkar dies of heart attack

Hindustan Times | By Surendra P Gangan, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 01, 2018 12:54 AM IST
One of the seniormost ministers in the state cabinet, the 67-year-old BJP leader, called Bhausaheb in political circles, died at a Mumbai hospital on Thursday morning
The state expects over 101 metric tonne (MT) of sugar production this year. Due to excess production, the factories have shown reluctance to pay as per fair and remunerative price.(HT File PHOTO)
The state expects over 101 metric tonne (MT) of sugar production this year. Due to excess production, the factories have shown reluctance to pay as per fair and remunerative price.(HT File PHOTO)

Sugarcane remunerative price: Factories may face action for non-payment to farmers

Hindustan Times, Pune | By Shrinivas Deshpande
UPDATED ON APR 18, 2018 03:38 PM IST
State sugar commissionerate has issued notices to 17 factories in the state.
Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh (L) welcomes Prime Minister Narendra Modi during Krishi Unnati Mela 2018, at Pusa, in New Delhi, on Saturday.(Raj K Raj/HT Photo)
Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh (L) welcomes Prime Minister Narendra Modi during Krishi Unnati Mela 2018, at Pusa, in New Delhi, on Saturday.(Raj K Raj/HT Photo)

Agriculture minister asks farmers getting into politics to help implement schemes

Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAR 17, 2018 06:25 PM IST
Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh said allocation for agriculture sector has been higher at Rs 2.11 lakh crore in four years of Modi government, when compared to Rs 1.25 lakh crore of the last regime.
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