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Sunday, Sep 22, 2019
news about Farmers
Sep 21, 2019 23:45
The farmers are demanding the release of farmer-activist Manjit Singh Dhaner, who was convicted on charges of murder sentenced to life imprisonment by the Supreme Court read more
Aug 23, 2019 23:48
In an open letter to farmers, Nath said: “Loans of all those farmers whose loans are Rs 2 lakh or less (per head) against one loan account or one of (the) loans, in case of more than one loan, will be waived as per priority to give more benefit to small... read more
Jul 17, 2019 12:41
For each notified crop in the insurance units, it is mandatory for the banks to insure all the borrowers under the PMFBY scheme. Farmers seek crop loan from financial institutions, such as cooperative banks, cooperative societies, regional rural banks,... read more
Jun 22, 2019 04:05
The HSIIDC had acquired 162 acres of the three villages to expand the IMT Manesar Township between 2005 and 2007, despite protests by the landowners. read more
Jun 03, 2019 04:12
The protesters alleged that the draft amendment has diluted the role and importance of the gram sabhas and panchayats. read more
May 20, 2019 15:26
While one group says Sattha requires massive irrigation and depletes underground water, the other group says small farmers cannot sustain without its cultivation. read more
May 18, 2019 06:37
Pink bollworm hit cotton crop on more than 42 lakh hectares belonging to more than 40 lakh farmers in Maharashtra. read more
Apr 26, 2019 07:31
The coalition demanded that the government immediately ascertain the extent of illegal Bt brinjal cultivation, take deterrent action against seed suppliers involved and destroy all Bt brinjal plots to prevent contamination. read more
Apr 26, 2019 01:24
Caste equations, the agrarian crisis and water scarcity will dictate poll results in 2019 in the Dindori constituency of Nashik district in North Maharashtra, according to experts read more
Apr 09, 2019 00:49
The editorial, Farmers in distress again, said farmers are in trouble due to debt, unseasonal rains, compounded by the forecast of inadequate rainfall this year too. read more
Apr 03, 2019 14:39
Even after two years of its launch, the Uttar Pradesh government’s Debt Redemption Scheme still hangs fire with more than 7.50 lakh farmers left standing in the queue to get their claims settled. read more
Mar 30, 2019 23:22
The alliance has also pledged support to demand for complete loan waiver to farmers and agricultural workers, and implementation of the recommendations of the Swaminathan Commission. read more
Mar 07, 2019 07:54
HT had report previous studies that detected heavy metals such as nickel, manganese, lead and mercury in the soil and water of the floodplains and vegetables grown in the area. read more
Feb 21, 2019 10:58
Maharashtra Farmer’s Protest: The farmers march which was supposed to start on Wednesday was postponed by one day as police personnel detained the vehicles carrying the farmers to the venue in places like Palghar, Kasara, Dahanu and Jawahar. read more