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Rice millers continue halt of paddy purchase in Kalahandi

Statement over paddy procurement continues in Kalahandi district due to non-cooperation of rice millers. Kharif paddy procurement,

published on : 20th November 2018

Farmers yet to return decade-old loans

Some of the loans were taken more than a decade ago. Most protesting farmers claimed to have never been beneficiaries of the loan waiver even when it was announced earlier.

published on : 20th November 2018

Karnataka cane farmers withdraw stir, but CM H D Kumaraswamy continues to see red

Industries minister K J George held talks with stakeholders on Monday and the discussions are expected to continue during Tuesday’s meeting. 

published on : 20th November 2018

Farmers protest called off after Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy calls for meeting

Agitating farmers were assured by co-operation minister Bandeppa Kashempur who went to Freedom park and spoke to them in the absence of Kumaraswamy.

published on : 19th November 2018

'Cyclone Gaja': This kind act by the distressed Tamil Nadu farmers has a message for everyone

While the government is reaching out to people with relief measures, students on the other side are trying to help the distressed farmers.

published on : 19th November 2018

As sugarcane farmers protest in Bengaluru, CM Kumaraswamy agrees to meet them on Tuesday

Farmers at the venue also expressed their anger at Kumaraswamy for his reaction earlier on Sunday where he had reacted to a protest in Belagavi by terming the protestors as 'goondas'.

published on : 19th November 2018

H D Kumaraswamy government set to fill 10,445 vacant posts

According to a report compiled by the state government, 1.67 lakh posts are vacant in various departments. 

published on : 19th November 2018

Farmers’ protest called off after Chief Minister HDK's intervention

As part of the protest, the farmers camped on the DC’s office premises at night and also took baths at the entrance on Friday morning.  

published on : 17th November 2018

At Raitha Spandana, CM Kumaraswamy lends ear to farmers

He advised them to take up group farming, saying it would solve most of their problems and help in adoption of modern farming methods to get a good yield and marketing facility. 

published on : 16th November 2018

Jharsuguda collector announces 40 kharif procurement centres by December

As many as 40 paddy collection centres including 32 primary agriculture cooperative societies (PACS) will be opened in the district.

published on : 16th November 2018

Committee by state assembly on paddy MSP to meet today

The Assembly had last year passed an unanimous resolution to make minimum support price of paddy `2,930 per quintal.

published on : 15th November 2018

NGT suggests farmers to use treated water for agriculture, use less water consuming crops

The tribunal was hearing petitions filed by the NGT Bar Association and Raj Hans Bansal opposing the illegal use of groundwater by industries in Delhi.

published on : 14th November 2018

One month on, victims yet to move on from cyclone Titli's effects

It has been one month since cyclone Titli and subsequent floods left a trail of destruction in Ganjam district.

published on : 12th November 2018

Sugar cane crops set on fire in Uttar Pradesh's Dangrol village

RLD leader Rajan Chawla said the BJP government in the state had failed to declare the minimum support price of sugar cane crops despite the start of the crushing season.

published on : 11th November 2018

Farmers demand hike in MSP to 1.5 times of production cost

 Farmers from across the district have demanded waiver of crop loan and hike in minimum support price (MSP) of paddy.

published on : 10th November 2018
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