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Karnataka:Delay in rainfall worries kalaburagi farmers

Reservoirs in many parts of the state are almost full thanks to good rains in those areas. But the news is not so good for Hyderabad Karnataka Region .

published on : 23rd June 2018

Bengaluru North University offers free education to martyrs’ children

The Bengaluru North University — which is carved out of Bangalore University by trifurcating it — has decided to give free education to the children of farmers who committed suicide.

published on : 22nd June 2018

Bullet train: Gujarat farmers approach High Court over land acquisition

The petitioners claimed that the process of land acquisition could not be started before revising the prices of their land as mandated under the Land Acquisition Act, 2013.

published on : 21st June 2018

Jharkhand government seeks to double farmers' income by 2022

Chief Minister Raghubar Das also said work is underway to improve the power system and by December, there will be electricity in every household of Jharkhand.

published on : 20th June 2018

Government aims to double agricultural income by 2022: PM Narendra Modi

He said the budget for the agriculture sector has been doubled to Rs 2.12 lakh crore during first four years of his government compared to the previous five years of the UPA regime.

published on : 20th June 2018

Gannavaram farmers seek release of annuity

Farmers from Gannavaram, who had given land for expansion of the airport under Land Pooling Scheme (LPS), met AP Capital Region Development Authority (CRDA) commissioner Cherukuri Sreedhar.

published on : 20th June 2018

‘Scientific’ farm loan waiver in session: CM H D Kumaraswamy

The much-talked about farm loan waiver of the JD(S)-Congress coalition government may finally see the light of day in July, albeit with riders.

published on : 20th June 2018

Farmers stage protest outside Nirman Bhawan

The farmers also pressed for scrapping of the mandatory provision of five acre landholding and development charges in the yet-to-be-notified policy.

published on : 20th June 2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi to talk to farmers tomorrow 

The interaction with farmers will be the sixth such interaction, that began on the eve of Modi government completing four years in office.

published on : 19th June 2018

Over 50,000 farmers await passbooks and cheques

No sign of passbooks and cheques under Rythu Bandhu scheme have left over 50,000 farmers disappointed in erstwhile Khammam district.

published on : 19th June 2018

Won’t tolerate blackmail: D K Shivakumar on farmers’ suicide threat

Minister for Medical Education and Major Irrigation D K Shivakumar on Monday said his government will not be held to ransom by threats of suicide from farmers.

published on : 19th June 2018

Andhra Pradesh farmers gearing up for protests, want BJP to 'Quit India'

All India Kisan Sabha national president, Ashok Dhawale, blamed the BJP-led NDA government for the agrarian crisis in the country and for continuing neo-liberal policies introduced by the Congress.

published on : 18th June 2018

Are farmers using Rythu Bandhu money to buy fridges and cookers?

Shrewd traders, who are aware that these farmers are suddenly flush with cash, are making house calls to market a variety of products -- ranging from electronic gadgets to daily consumer goods.

published on : 18th June 2018

Rubber growers fume as Centre tweaks rule to let in more imports

In a largely unpublicised move, the Union government has said port restriction will not be applicable to the import on natural rubber (NR) for all varieties, a move which will depress the domestic NR.

published on : 18th June 2018

H D Kumaraswamy seeks 50 per cent central aid for farm loan waiver

Struggling to find resources to fulfil his poll promise of farm loan waiver, Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy has urged the Union government to provide 50% financial support for the initiative.

published on : 18th June 2018
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