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Tamil Nadu farmers

Yellow watermelons hit among Tamil Nadu farmers

These varieties are turning out to be game-changers for many farmers in Tamil Nadu.

09 Feb 2020 3:01 AM

TN farmers arrive with skulls, threaten naked march if stopped from going to Parl

Last year, the group staged protests at Jantar Mantar with the skulls of eight farmers who killed themselves owing to farm losses.

29 Nov 2018 1:34 PM

IIT-Madras students organise beef festival

After the discussion, students served beef, which was brought from outside, as a token of protest.

30 May 2017 1:06 AM

Farmers put off stir till May 25 after TN CM plea

The chief minister also talked about the steps the state government had taken to mitigate the hardship of farmers.

24 Apr 2017 3:16 AM

TN CM meets protesting farmers in Delhi, to talk to Modi

In a drastic step, the farmers drank their own urine on Saturday, because their demands were not heeded by the government.

23 Apr 2017 10:01 AM


Tamil Nadu farmers drink urine as mark of protest

The farmers, whose protest entered the 40th day today, drank urine even as police tried to stop them.

23 Apr 2017 5:44 AM

TN farmers press on with protest to seek loan waiver

The farmers want farm loan waiver and compensation for crop failure.

01 Apr 2017 5:01 AM