Tag: farmers

Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana scheme (PMFBY) : Farmers could claim their insurance on crop faster

The Modi government will impose penalties on state governments, insurance companies and banks for delays in settling crop insurance claims…

Centre approves PM-AASHA for farmers’ welfare

New Delhi: With an aim to boost the pro-farmer initiatives of the government, the Centre on Wednesday approved a new…

26 Jharkhand farmers to learn high-tech farming in Israel

Ranchi: Chief Minister of Jharkhand Raghuvar Das on Sunday sent a delegation of 26 farmers from the state to Israel…

26 Jharkhand farmers leave for Israel

Ranchi: Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das said on Sunday that a 26-member farmers' team left for Israel on a four-day…

Farmers turn butchers for Bakrid

HYDERABAD: Irrespective of their professions, farmers from the adjoining districts made their way to Hyderabad City to don the role…

Farmers given Rs 76 cr in 15 years, says Chhattisgarh CM

Raipur: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Wednesday said farmers in the state have been provided a total of Rs…

Rahul challenges PM on waiving off farmers’ loan in K’taka

Bidar: In run up to the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday dared Prime Minister Narendra…

Modi misleading nation on MSP, allege farmers

New Delhi: A large number of farmers, ex-serviceman and representatives of Left-affiliated organizations on Thursday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi…

Efforts being made to ensure farmers get fair prices: MP CM

Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday said that all efforts are being made to ensure that…

Srihari launches Rythu Bandhu, distributes bonds to farmers

Deputy Chief Minister Kadiam Srihari today said the Rythu Bheema scheme was conceived by Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao to…

Kiki challenge: Farmers in Telangana does kiki with bullocks in field

The Kiki Challenge is the latest social media challenge sweeping the globe and has led to police forces warning people…

US farmers paying the price of Trump’s bullying: China

Beijing: Farmers in the US are paying the price President Donald Trump's trade tactics, China said on Thursday. Trump posted…

Farmers suffer as Bihar faces drought-like situation

Muzaffarpur: As several districts of Bihar are reeling under a drought-like situation due to the shortage of rainfall, it alleviated…

‘Crop insurance scheme benefits companies more than farmers’

New Delhi: It is yet to be seen how much the Modi government's ambitious crop insurance scheme has benefitted farmers,…

WB: Ahead of PM’s rally, farmers appeal for facilities

Midnapore: Farmers from West Bengal have urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to provide them with proper facilities and water, ahead…

MSP hike: Amit Shah, Rajnath hail the decision

Lucknow: With an eye at the upcoming 2019 general elections, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the Minimum Support Price…

Modi siding with elite, while farmers, traders suffer: Rahul

Lucknow: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi, accusing him of playing in the hands of…

Farmers, families end lives – Is this ‘Achhe Din’?” Sena asks Modi

Mumbai: Referring to suicides in Maharashtra by farmers and others, the Shiv Sena on Monday pointedly asked Prime Minister Narendra…

Sex for loan: Bank manager seeks sexual favours from farmer’s wife

MUMBAI: A branch manager along with a peon was booked for allegedly demanding sexual favours from a farmer's wife for…

Insurance to Farmers in 18-60 yrs age: Pocharam

The Government will spend Rs 5,730 cr for launching “Farmer Insurance Scheme (Rythu Bhima) to the farmers in the age…