Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By AS Mittal
UPDATED ON JAN 01, 2021 04:47 PM IST
Farming is a seasonal affair, not a full-time job. The second job option is mostly required by the small, marginal farmers and farm labourers in nearby areas. Industrial investment should be encouraged in rural and backward areas by offering special incentives.
Hindustan Times | By Amandeep Sandhu
UPDATED ON APR 22, 2020 04:44 PM IST
The nation needs to build efficient medical systems and value the farmer who provides food security
Hindustan Times, Ambala | By Bhavey Nagpal, Ambala
UPDATED ON MAR 31, 2020 09:41 PM IST
In Ambala district, wheat is cultivated over around 87,000 hectares of land.
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
UPDATED ON FEB 19, 2020 10:18 PM IST
Police say accused had taken her away with intention of sexual assault but she was rescued in time
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Mansa
UPDATED ON OCT 08, 2019 11:44 PM IST
HT Correspondent, Panchkula | By HT Correspondent, Panchkula
UPDATED ON SEP 03, 2019 01:04 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Agra | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON APR 14, 2019 11:31 AM IST
The boy, Praveen, had accompanied his mother, Surjo, a farm labourer, to harvest the farm owned by Hukum Singh.
Hindustan Times, Gaya | By B Vijay Murty
UPDATED ON APR 10, 2019 12:09 PM IST
Gaya, a constituency reserved for the schedule caste (SC) who constitutes 30.33 % of the 15 lakh voters, goes to polls along with Aurangabad, Nalanda and Jamui in the first of the seven phase Bihar polls on April 11
Gurdaspur (Punjab) | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAR 20, 2019 12:49 AM IST
Police have booked the accused, identified as Satinder Raut under sections 302 (murder),376 (rape) and 452 (house-trespass after preparation for hurt, assault or wrongful restraint) of the Indian Penal Code.
Chandigarh | By Navneet Sharma
PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2019 11:41 PM IST
Presenting the third budget of the Capt Amarinder Singh-led government, finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal expanded the farm loan waiver scheme to bring landless farm labourers and suicide-hit farmer families under its ambit.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Zia Haq
UPDATED ON FEB 04, 2019 11:51 PM IST
There is no legal definition of who is a farmer in the country. As per the 2011 national census, 68.8% of the population lives in the countryside and many earn a living by taking farming lands on rent or working as farm labourers.
Hindustan Times, Sangrur | By HT Correspondent, Sangrur
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2018 01:25 PM IST
Police say that Jasvir had tried to mislead them by lodging a missing complaint of Nirmal, saying that he was missing since August 29.
Hindustan Times, Ahmedabad | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 16, 2018 02:38 PM IST
Police said the woman told them that evil spirits haunted her the moment she closed her eyes. Besides, the family of farm labourers was also facing financial difficulties.
Press Trust of India, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 19, 2018 08:25 PM IST
Amarinder lambasted Sukhbir for “eroding the sanctity of the democratic institution of the Vidhan Sabha” with his gherao call.