CM Thackeray also announced “Shiv Bhojan scheme,” where meals will be served for Rs 10.
22 Dec 2019 6:20 AM
The proposed waiver would be offered as part of 'Fresh Start' provisions under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code.
18 Aug 2019 2:17 PM
The petition has been listed for hearing on April 22 before a bench headed by Justice S A Bobde.
18 Apr 2019 1:44 PM
India Ratings backs direct cash transfer to farmers; warns of financial stress to governments.
30 Jan 2019 1:34 AM
Earlier this year, the coalition government in Karnataka also announced a farm loan waiver.
07 Jan 2019 4:01 PM
Inhibits investment in the farm sector put pressure on the fiscal of states which undertake farm loan waiver.
14 Dec 2018 2:32 PM
They are also demanding an increase in the Minimum Support Price and a judicial system to ensure its implementation.
21 Nov 2018 2:08 PM
56 per cent people depend on agriculture, says Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu.
16 Nov 2018 12:23 PM
Kisan Kranti Yatra, which began from Tikait Ghat in Haridwar on Sept 23, was joined by farmers from various parts of UP.
02 Oct 2018 12:16 PM
Post-reforms all govts ruled by various parties had never reversed their steps to strengthen country’s economy, says R Gandhi.
20 Jul 2018 9:11 AM
Kumaraswamy recalled his assurance to waive all types of crop loans of farmers taken for agricultural activities.
05 Jul 2018 1:06 PM
The failure to repay loans is the single-largest reason behind most suicides.
03 Jul 2018 12:53 AM
According to banking experts, the farm loan waiver could be the reason for low credit figures.
13 May 2018 1:53 AM
The meeting of the state level bankers’ committee (SLBC) on Thursday, organised by the cooperative department, will be addressed by the CM .
10 May 2018 5:33 AM
However, the government is lying by insisting that the number of defaulting farmers has been calculated from 2012.
27 Apr 2018 7:44 AM
The official said that around 1.30 lakh applications were rejected as they did not meet some or the other criteria.
20 Apr 2018 2:16 AM
Mr Malik asked the government to immediately disburse the pest damage compensation.
14 Apr 2018 2:15 AM
The 30,000 protesters who walked 180km grabbed attention because of their sheer grit, discipline.
20 Mar 2018 6:27 AM
We have decided to appoint special teams to decide these issues within six months.
13 Mar 2018 4:56 AM
The Opposition Akali Dal has accused the Congress government of running away from the poll promise of helping farmers.
29 Jan 2018 1:52 AM