Centre to extend Rs 6,000 farmers’ dole to fisher families

The BJP’s manifestos in Bengal and Puducherry have already promised to replicate the annual assistance of Rs 6,000 given to farmers for fishermen as well if it comes to power.

published on : 29th March 2021

Fishermen to be brought under PM Kisan Samman Nidhi: Rajnath Singh

Allaying concerns over CAA, Rajnath also assured that citizenship of Indian nationals will be protected irrespective of their religion. 

published on : 28th March 2021

Mamata deprived Bengal farmers of PM-Kisan Samman Nidhi benefits: Sambit Patra

"Mamata Banerjee blocked the benefits to farmers envisioned by the central government through PM-Kisan Samman Nidhi. Farmers applied, but the state government didn't approve," Patra alleged.

published on : 25th March 2021

Farmer writes to PM Modi, refuses aid under Kisan Samman Nidhi

He wants the Prime Minister to remove taxes on all agriculture-related inputs and machinery.

published on : 24th March 2021

Maharashtra: Over Rs 1 crore recovered from farmers found ineligible under Central scheme

As many as 1,04,552 farmers were chosen as beneficiaries of the income support scheme, and more than Rs 3.32 crore was allotted to them by the Centre

published on : 19th March 2021

PM Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme benefits eludes Odisha farmers

After the PM-Kisan was launched on February 24, 2019, as many as 37,00,578 farmers registered their names under the scheme

published on : 15th February 2021

13-year-old abducted, gang-raped by 9 men in MP's Umaria district, 7 held

The incident happened at a time when the state government is running ‘Samman,’ a fortnight-long public awareness drive on crime against women across the state.

published on : 16th January 2021

PM Modi releases over Rs 18,000 crore to more than nine crore farmers

With the push of a button, Modi enabled the transfer of money at an event which the ruling BJP has made into a mega exercise to reach out to farmers.

published on : 25th December 2020

Eye on assembly polls, BJP finds PM-Kisan scheme a cushion to allay farmers' unrest

Within the government, the stubborn demand of the farmers for repealing the laws, coupled with the threat to choke Delhi by blocking the highways, is being seen as an outright blackmail.

published on : 11th December 2020

Mamata government denied Rs 8,400 crore direct benefit to farmers: Governor

Each farmer in the state has been denied the benefit of Rs 12,000 due to the administration's refusal to implement the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme, he said.

published on : 25th November 2020

PM Kisan scheme scam: Rs 1.3 crore recovered from 2,685 ineligible farmers in Vellore

The Vellore collector warned that criminal action would be initiated against farmers who failed to return the financial assistance illegally availed under the scheme

published on : 17th October 2020

‘Bahut Hua Samman is stylish and contemporary ’

In an attempt to clear their name, they soon fight off assassins, seasoned robbers, elite politicians and religious gurus; all while unraveling a larger scam.

published on : 9th October 2020

BJP seeks probe into denial of PM-Kisan aid to farmers

The Parliamentarians said the number of beneficiaries under the Central scheme is reduced for reasons best known to the State Government.

published on : 25th September 2020

Implement PM-Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme instead of shedding 'crocodile tears': Dhankhar to Mamata 

Claiming that 70 lakh farmers in the state have been deprived of the benefits of the programme, Dhankhar said the "palpable injustice" to them is "poor politics".

published on : 22nd September 2020

PM-Kisan Samman scam: Rs 2.25 crore recovered, CB-CID nabs woman in Tiruvannamalai

Top authorities of Agriculture and Revenue departments initiated the inquiry following the irregularities in enrollment and disbursal of cash under the PM-KISAN came to light recently.

published on : 5th September 2020
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