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BJP stir over farm loan waiver

The Chhattisgarh Government has set an example by providing a bonus of Rs 300 for every quintal of paddy to their farmers.

published on : 20th July 2018

Ex-RBI deputy governor cautions against frequent loan waivers

The governments had to definitely look at the desirability of waivers at regular intervals.

published on : 19th July 2018

Towering debt: Over 6,000 crore tax pending from local bodies in Karnataka

Most of the mobile towers, windmills, private power plants and others, due to the problems associated with tax collection, have not paid any taxes to the state.

published on : 16th July 2018

Congress goes all-out to woo farmers in election year

According to a Congress insider, plans to take the up the issue across all the states to make the farmers aware about the tall promises made by the PM that never saw any implementation on the ground.

published on : 15th July 2018

Farm economics should pay for itself: Dr M S Swaminathan on Karnataka loan waiver

Loan waiver a short-term necessity, not a method to manage farm economy, says Dr Swaminathan.

published on : 15th July 2018

Karnataka CM H D Kumaraswamy’s new farm loan waiver plan raises more questions

HD Kumaraswamy announced a new scheme to incentivise all running crop loan up to Rs 1 lakh in cooperative banks.

published on : 13th July 2018

Karnataka: More sweet deal for farmers, but CM H D Kumaraswamy still unclear on Anna Bhagya

Despite mounting pressure from the Congress to roll back the hike in petrol and diesel prices, Kumaraswamy, who also holds the finance portfolio, stuck to his decision.

published on : 13th July 2018

PM Narendra Modi failed to address farmers' concerns: Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

Modi had visited Malout town, around 275 km from Chandigarh, to address a "thanksgiving rally" organised by BJP ally Shiromani Akali Dal.

published on : 11th July 2018

I am not running away, give me time to fulfil all promises: Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy

"I am not running away from the challenge, I am not an escapist. I have taken charge just a month ago. Give me time, I will fulfil all my promises," Kumaraswamy assured the Legislative Assembly.

published on : 9th July 2018

Farmers not pleased, want Rs 1.2 lakh crore loans waived

The farmers have now decided to stage a statewide protest demanding waiver of all loans to the tune of a whopping Rs  1.20 lakh crore. 

published on : 7th July 2018

It will take three months for Karnataka farmers to be debt-free: Government sources

Those eligible for the waiver will now have to wait for three months before they receive a ‘debt-free’ certificate which qualifies them to avail fresh credit.

published on : 7th July 2018

Inadequate budget for disabled: Karnataka Budget 2018

The schemes and loan waiver announced for the differently-abled was declared as ‘minimal’ and ‘inadequate’ by Karnataka State Disabled and Caregivers Federation president G N Nagaraj on Thursday.

published on : 6th July 2018

Karnataka budget 2018: CM H D Kumaraswamy keeps promises, but makes you pay

The Rs 2,18,488cr budget is a clear reflection of the political compulsions of Kumaraswamy heading a coalition government with Congress support in the backdrop of genuine doubts.

published on : 6th July 2018

Karnataka Budget 2018: Farm-waiver short-term temporary relief, no visions for long-term

About 79 lakh families in the state are dependent on the farm sector and the budget was expected to come out with a slew of proposals to raise their income.

published on : 6th July 2018

Karnataka chief minister H D Kumaraswamy announces Rs 34,000 crore crop loan waiver

In order to generate revenue for the massive loan waiver, the State has decided to increase excise duty on both fuel and alcohol, apart from the raise in road tax.

published on : 5th July 2018
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