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Farmers' bandh affects normal life in Odisha

In the Capital, major markets, commercial establishments and vending zones remained closed but at many places, the smaller commercial units functioned as usual.

published on : 21st February 2019

Second Kisan long march: Farmers begin their Nashik to Mumbai journey

The farmers will be covering over 165 kilometres between Nashik to Mumbai on foot and are expected to reach Mumbai on February 27.

published on : 21st February 2019

Kisan Long March to Mumbai goes on as talks with Fadnavis government fail

Farmers have embarked on a 180-km march from Nashik to Mumbai for the second time in the last 12 months to protest against what they termed as the "betrayal" by the BJP governments.

published on : 21st February 2019

PM to launch Kisan Samman Nidhi in Gorakhpur on Feb 24, likely to visit Praygaraj same day

The first instalment of Rs 2,000 will be handed over to the farmers by the PM himself.

published on : 21st February 2019

Farmers' body firm on February 21 strike, rejects Odisha's plea

Kumar said NNKS, Odisha's leading farmers' body, has given a 12-hour strike call on Thursday after the state government ignored their demands.

published on : 20th February 2019

Three lakh farmers in state to get Rs 6,000 annual cash dole

The process of collecting the declaration forms is underway and the department will be able to submit the list by February 20.

published on : 20th February 2019

Rs 6,000 cash per annum for farmers sop may fetch votes for Modi: Report

Swiss brokerage UBS said that PM Modi's high approval rating is possibly because of the low ratings of the other contenders.

published on : 19th February 2019

Pulwama Terror Attack: MP’s tomato farmers say no to exporting produce to Pakistan

Around 5000 farmers who have been engaged in tomato cultivation in villages of Petlawad block of Jhabua district have decided not to export their produce to Pakistan in the wake of the Pulwama attack.

published on : 19th February 2019

Jobless growth, rural indebtedness, urban chaos have made aspirational youth restless: Manmohan Singh

The former Prime Minister said knee-jerk reactions and off-the-cuff announcements of grandiose schemes and unproductive projects have manifestly failed to uplift the economy to its potential.

published on : 17th February 2019

President Kovind lauds Haryana farmers for adopting new methods to manage stubble, crop residue

The President honoured farmers with the 'Kisaan Ratna' and the 'Krishi Ratna' awards and said that the people and the government of Haryana were making efforts for the overall development of the state

published on : 17th February 2019

Chowkidar waived-off massive loans of industrialist friends, we did for farmers: Rahul Gandhi in Chattisgarh

Bastar visit was his third to Chhattisgarh after the Congress party returned to power in the state after 15 years.

published on : 17th February 2019

Domestic pepper prices to fall further as huge shipment leaves Lankan shores: Traders

Vietnam pepper attracts a duty tariff of 51 per cent. But by claiming the pepper to of Sri Lanka origin, the importer pays only 8 per cent.

published on : 13th February 2019

Around one-fourth of registered farmers in Chhattisgarh's Bastar zone fail to sell paddy on MSP

On an average around fifty percent farmers living in hamlets close to the naxal epicentre of the four districts in south Bastar reportedly couldn't access the paddy procurement centres.

published on : 13th February 2019

Goats die under mysterious circumstances, veterinarians dispel fears of dairy farmers in Vellore

The farmers belonging to villages including Mitalam, Bairapalli, Banderapalli, Vannianathapuram and Abigiripattarai say that hundreds of goats have died due to infection.

published on : 12th February 2019

75 lakh small farmer families in Tamil Nadu to get Rs 6000 aid

The Agriculture department is designated as the State nodal department for coordinating the scheme with the Central government and receipt of funds from the Union government.

published on : 11th February 2019
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