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Farmers plan ‘chakka jam’ on August 14

According to Mr Desale the government had deliberately initiated online registration of crop insurance schemes to counter the farmers.

06 Aug 2017 1:35 AM

Shiv Sena, Congress for complete loan waiver

Thackeray said that he would send his suggestions after the state appointed committee prepares a draft for the loan waiver.

15 Jun 2017 3:08 AM

Ahead of CM Chouhan's visit, Section 144 revoked from MP's Mandsaur

Mandsaur became the epicenter of a farmers' agitation over a demand for loan waivers and better prices for their produce.

14 Jun 2017 11:16 AM

Killed Mandsaur farmers' should get martyr status: Rahul to kin of deceased

The Congress VP also said that the party is with the farmers and will take their demands to the Parliament.

08 Jun 2017 8:44 PM

Farm loan waiver may hike prices

Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh — both states ruled by the BJP — are witnessing agitation for farm loan waivers.

08 Jun 2017 5:04 AM


5 killed as cops open fire at farmers’ protest in MP; curfew imposed

Internet services have been suspended in the western parts of the state such as Indore, Ujjain and Dewas, as well.

06 Jun 2017 3:48 PM

Protesters come in 170 vehicles, spoil preparations by officials

Traffic police officials said they knew that the vehicles of agitation members would pass through the Eastern Express Highway.

30 May 2017 3:16 AM

Talk of justice hollow amidst economic disparity: Varun Gandhi

A practising lawyer himself, Gandhi flagged concern over the 'slow pace' at which investigation in heinous crimes like rape.

18 May 2017 1:30 PM

Govt wants `freedom from debt' for farmers: Patil

Freedom from debt' scheme will cost Rs 10,000 crore instead of Rs 30,000 crore needed for loan-waiver.

19 Apr 2017 3:26 PM

Loan waivers are a band aid, not cure

The problems of small farmers are complex and require a steely political will to be properly addressed.

10 Apr 2017 5:01 AM


Maha to study UP farm loan waiver: Devendra Fadnavis

He said he had directed the Finance Secretary to study how UP was going about with the debt waiver.

05 Apr 2017 8:31 PM