Tag: farmers

Sugarcane farmers face crisis, govt help yet to reach them

Aligarh: Sugarcane harvest has soured the lives of some farmers in western Uttar Pradesh. The crop is bumper but there…

Pawan Kalyan’s party promises pension to farmers

Rajahmundry: Popular actor Pawan Kalyan's Jana Sena on Thursday launched his party's campaign for next month's elections to Andhra Pradesh…

Jagan favours solution to tenant farmers issue

Hyderabad: The YSR Congress Party Manifesto Committee has discussed in detail various issues that were brought to the notice of…

Jammu and Kashmir receives fresh Snow, farmers expect better produce

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir witnessed a fresh spell of snowfall on Saturday. Today, the maximum and minimum temperatures of Jammu…

Cost-effective technology vital to curbing stubble burning: Mishra

New Delhi: The quest for implementable solutions to stubble burning and attendant atmospheric pollution will require key stakeholders like farmers,…

Delhi Cabinet approves subsidy on electricity for farmers

New Delhi: The Delhi Cabinet on Tuesday approved a proposal to give farmers a subsidy of Rs 105 per kilowatt…

25 lakh farmers’ loans would be waived by March 5: Kamal Nath

Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath here on Wednesday said despite the states finances not being in good shape,…

Chhattisgarh: Rahul to hand over land certificates to tribals

Bastar: Congress President Rahul Gandhi will return land documents to 1707 farmers acquired in 2008 for a Tata Steel project,…

Andhra Assembly passes several resolutions to uplift poor, farmers

Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh): Andhra Pradesh chief minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu held a cabinet meeting here on Wednesday. The Cabinet has…

I give my word for minimum income guarantee, can’t promise Rs 15 lakh in bank accounts: Rahul

Bhawanipatna: Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday reiterated his promise of giving minimum universal basic income for the poor if…

Do not need ‘Guts’ certificate from Rahul: Nitin Gadkari

New Delhi: Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari in response to Rahul Gandhi’s comment lashed out at him on…

Farmers halt work on Delhi-Meerut Expressway

Ghaziabad: Ghaziabad farmers halted construction work on the Delhi-Meerut Expressway (DME) on Monday. The farmer leaders demanded a loop and…

Uttar Pradesh farmers call off the protest

New Delhi: Hundreds of farmers gathered at DND flyway called off their protest on Saturday after the Uttar Pradesh government…

Maha CM calls budget a gift to farmers, women, middle class

Faridabad: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday termed the Centre's interim budget as a gift to farmers, labourers, women…

It’s pittance to farmers in Modi’s election budget: Shabbir Ali

Hyderabad: Senior Congress leader and MLC in Telangana Legislative Council Mohammed Ali Shabbir today dubbed the interim budget introduced by…

Farmers’ income scheme an insult: Rahul

New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday said the Modi governments scheme to provide direct income support of Rs…

Election budget helps farmers, middle class and ‘mother cow’

NEW DELHI: India's government unveiled on Friday a raft of budget sweeteners for farmers, the middle class and also cows,…

Rs 6,000 investment support to farmers: Goyal

New Delhi: Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday announced direct annual income support of Rs 6,000 to farmers with land…

Farmers’ suicides increased in CM KCR’s rule: Bhatti

Hyderabad: CLP Leader Mallu Bhatti Vikramarka on Tuesday came down heavily against cheif Minister Of the state K. Chandrasekhar Rao.…

Reform arcane agricultural policies to resolve farmers’ distress

After the surprising state assembly results of Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, the upcoming interim Budget is quite unlikely to…