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Rahul Vows to End Agniveer Hiring Scheme

The Congress leader also promised to give a statutory minimum support price (MSP) for the tillers’ produces

14 Apr 2024 1:41 AM

Jharkhand: Rahul promises farm loan waiver, return of tribal land

The other 4 phases of the elections will be held on December 6, 12, 16 and 20.

02 Dec 2019 5:29 PM

Rajasthan farmer records video before suicide, says Cong govt loan waiver failed

Farmer mentioned that nobody is responsible for his death but the government should take this as a warning.

26 Jun 2019 11:46 AM

Congress promises farm loan waiver if voted to power

The scheme has recently been implemented by the newly elected Congress governments in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh.

16 Mar 2019 7:06 AM

‘Debt waiver scheme not enough to alleviate farmers' sufferings’: Amarinder

Noting that his govt’s loan waiver was a temporary answer to problems of farmers, Singh said Centre had to help if solution had to be found.

24 Jan 2019 6:53 PM


Mayawati tears into Congress over farmer loan waiver policy

‘The government should give 100 per cent farm loan waiver, else suicide by farmers will continue,’ BSP chief Mayawati said.

15 Jan 2019 5:19 PM

Rajasthan sets up panel to review decisions taken by previous BJP govt

This committee has been formed to review decisions and actions taken by previous BJP govt headed by Vasundhara Raje in last 6 months.

02 Jan 2019 12:02 PM

Siddaramaiah hits out at Modi on loan waiver scheme, calls him 'anti-farmer'

Former Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah also claimed that PM Modi and his government were against agricultural sector.

31 Dec 2018 4:35 PM

‘Rs 350 Cr paid to 60,000 farmers’: HDK on PM Modi’s ‘cruel joke’ remark

Kumaraswamy-led Karnataka govt had announced over Rs 45,000 crore loan waiver scheme in July soon after coming to power.

31 Dec 2018 11:52 AM

Beware! Cong using loan waiver 'lollipop' to cheat farmers: PM Modi

'This chowkidar of yours is toiling very hard day and night... to brighten your future,' PM Modi said.

29 Dec 2018 3:58 PM


PM Modi mulling 3 options to help farmers hit by low crop prices: report

3 options are direct payment to landowning farmers, compensation for those who sold produce below govt prices and loan-waiver.

28 Dec 2018 7:22 PM

SAD slams Rahul Gandhi, CM Amarinder for betraying farmers

‘They have collectively destroyed the lives of lakhs of farmers and have driven hundreds to suicide,’ SAD leader Bikram Singh said.

28 Dec 2018 1:29 PM

'Centre didn't provide funds for loan waiver of Andhra farmers': Chandrababu Naidu

‘Andhra Pradesh is only govt that could double income of farmers. State recorded more than 11 pc growth rate in agriculture,’ claimed Naidu.

26 Dec 2018 5:26 PM

Farmers to get back land acquired for Tata Steel project in Chhattisgarh

Cong promised agricultural lands taken for industrial purpose on which no project was established within 5 yrs, will be returned.

25 Dec 2018 3:25 PM

Congress betrayed farmers of MP, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Rajasthan: Javadekar

Elaborating upon the plight of farmers, the minister accused the Congress of having anti-farmer policies and blamed it for their condition.

24 Dec 2018 7:11 PM


Jharkhand farmers to get Rs 5000 per acre for Kharif crops

At the cost of Rs 2,250 crore, the scheme would cover 22.76 lakh small and medium scale farmers in the state.

22 Dec 2018 2:29 PM

Odisha CM hits out at Cong, BJP over demand on farm loan waiver in state

CM also asserted that his Krushak Assistance for Livelihood and Income Augmentation (KALIA) is a better initiative than farm loan waiver.

22 Dec 2018 11:52 AM

Karnataka Assembly adjourned sine die amid uproar over farm loan waiver

Amidst din, assembly passed three bills, following which Speaker Ramesh Kumar adjourned the House.

21 Dec 2018 6:05 PM

‘It’s done’: Rahul Gandhi after Rajasthan too announces farm loan waiver

Referring to loan waivers by Congress's governments, Rahul is challenging PM Modi to do the same in other states.

20 Dec 2018 10:23 AM

MP Cong under fire over ‘partial’ farm loan waiver

Only one per cent of the farmers of the state would benefit if crop loans up to March 31, 2018 would be waived, he claimed.

19 Dec 2018 12:16 AM