Tag: farmers

Congress cheated farmers in loan waiver schemes: Modi

Jhabua: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday slammed the Congress governments for repeatedly "cheating farmers" by making "fake promises" on…

Karnataka CM to hold talks with sugarcane farmers on Tuesday

Bengaluru: Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy will hold talks with agitating sugarcane farmers on their demands for a higher minimum…

Farmers protest in Bengaluru

Bengaluru: Around 5,000 farmers from across Karnataka staged protests here on Monday seeking a loan waiver, higher price for sugarcane…

‘I don’t think they are farmers, they are goondas’: HD Kumaraswamy

H.D. Kumaraswamy, the Karnataka's Cheif Minister's statement against the protesting sugarcane farmers in which he reportedly termed them as ‘goondas,’…

Karnataka farmers protest government apathy over support price for sugarcane

Belagavi: Hundreds of farmers, including the womenfolk, on Sunday staged a protests here against the state government's alleged indifference over…

Central team visits drought-hit districts in Karnataka

Bengaluru: A 10-member inter-ministerial central team (IMCT) began visiting 17 drought-hit districts across Karnataka for spot assessment of the losses…

Will waive-off all Chhattisgarh farmers loans: Rahul

Koriya: Charging the ruling BJP with creating two Chhattisgarhs, one of the rich and the other of the poor and…

Do you think KCR will keep his promise of making Telangana farmers richest in the country if he is elected for a second term?

Hyderabad: As it is electioneering time, sparring parties, in their desperate bid to garner votes, roll out alluring promises like…

Why farmers still continue to burn stubble in Punjab, Haryana

New Delhi: There is a visible reduction in the volume of post-harvest stubble-burning in Punjab and Haryana this year owing…

Odisha govt forms inter-ministerial panel to address farmers’ issues

Bhubaneswar (Odisha): The Odisha government on Monday formed an inter-ministerial committee to resolve the issues raised by the agitating farmers…

Jharkhand Police Mock Drill video goes viral on social media as MP Police Firing At Farmers In Mandsaur

With the changing lifestyle and the up coming trends in day to day life there is hardly any one who…

Save farmers, pay off their loans, urges Big B

Mumbai: Moved by the plight of a farmer who made it to the 'hot seat' of game show "Kaun Banega…

Congress ‘invites’ Modi to ‘spend Diwali’ with Maharashtra farmers

Mumbai: The Congress on Monday 'invited' Prime Minster Narendra Modi to spend Diwali with the drought-hit farmers of Marathwada region…

Punjab Minister warns against delayed payments to farmers

Chandigarh: Committing to protecting farmer's interests, Punjab Food and Civil Supplies Minister Bharat Bhushan Ashu on Sunday warned 'arthiyas' (commission…

Will waive off farmers’ loans after coming to power in Odisha: Pradhan

Bhadrak (Odisha): Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan assured that farmers' loans in poll-bound Odisha would be waived off once the Bharatiya…

Record grain procurement from farmers in UP: Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday praised the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh for achieving record grain…

SC seeks Centre’s plan for 2004-Tsunami hit farmers of Andaman and Nicobar

New Delhi: The Supreme Court has directed the Central government to submit a rehabilitation plan for the farmers in Andaman…

Big B to pay off loans of over 850 UP farmers

Mumbai: Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan says over 850 farmers from Uttar Pradesh have been identified, and their loans to the…

Farmers committed suicide due to Punjab govt’s harsh policies: Harsimrat

Bhatinda: Union Minister of Food Processing Industries, Harsimrat Kaur Badal, on Friday accused the Punjab government of implementing harsh policies,…

BJP will be doomed if doesn’t respect farmers

It is not likely for Capitalist BJP to sympathize farmers because it is necessary for the groups who strengthen their…