The pitiable condition of the majority of farmers who cultivate small patches of land has generally gone unnoticed
21 Oct 2021 10:23 AM
Security was heightened in the district where Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and Jayant Chaudhary were among those who attended the event
13 Oct 2021 6:51 AM
Four of the eight people who died on Sunday were farmers, allegedly knocked down by vehicles carrying BJP workers
08 Oct 2021 4:45 PM
The police also used water cannons to stop the farmers from marching towards the district’s mini-secretariat
08 Sep 2021 7:09 AM
The farmers’ leaders alleged that the episode was yet another conspiracy by the govt to quell their protests against the three farm laws
01 Jul 2021 1:32 AM
The hike is part of the government's effort to ensure that farmers gets the key soil nutrient at old rates despite rise in global prices
17 Jun 2021 1:24 AM
The Congress suggested changes to farm laws that would see the Agricultural Market Produce Committees (AMPC) Act abolished
20 Sep 2020 1:50 PM
The government raised the price at which it will buy new-season rice from farmers by 2.9%
18 Jun 2020 2:57 PM
The act was aimed at protecting farmers from exploitation by institutional buyers such as large retailers and food processors
04 Jun 2020 8:50 AM
The country-wide lockdown has led to a labour shortage across rural India, crimping the harvest and preventing bagging and movement of it
17 May 2020 12:50 PM
Top-100 universities will be permitted to automatically start online courses by May 30, 2020
17 May 2020 12:26 PM
Finance Minister on Saturday said the government will introduce competition, transparency and private sector participation in coal sector
17 May 2020 9:45 AM
Financing facility of Rs 1,00,000 crore will be provided for funding agriculture infrastructure projects at farm-gate and aggregation points
15 May 2020 5:42 PM
As per the agriculture ministry data, the central government has released funds to 43.20 lakh farmers.
12 Dec 2019 1:21 PM
Gowda's daughter Amulya said that seeing the success of her father's trick, other villagers have also started doing so.
03 Dec 2019 12:23 PM
The rains have been particularly harsh on the farmers sowing vegetables like cauliflower, spinach, coriander, radish, peas, and broccoli.
29 Nov 2019 2:58 PM
Only 0.01 per cent (1.36 lakh boxes) of 11 crore boxes has been purchased directly from growers so far.
16 Nov 2019 6:15 PM
Heavy rains in October and November have brought more misery to India’s farmers.
16 Nov 2019 12:20 PM
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Friday visited Sangli and Satara districts in Western Maharashtra.
16 Nov 2019 3:48 AM
As of October 31, the crop burning contributed 44 per cent to Delhi’s PM2.5 level.
13 Nov 2019 4:41 PM