The Congress on Monday released its manifesto for the upcoming Assembly elections in Gujarat, promising a string of reforms, with the focus on providing relief to farmers in the poll-bound state.
Social activist Anna Hazare on Sunday said he had written 32 letters to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, including 10 on the Lokpal and issues related to farmers and agricultural land, but received not a single reply.
In a shameful display of insensibility, one of Yogi Adityanath government’s ministers paid a paltry sum of Rs 4,000 as compensation to a peasant whose farm was run over by his cavalcade.
PM Modi said IFFCO's initiatives to train the farming community will help in doubling farmers' income by 2022.
The farmers of Nindar village are protesting against the acquisition of over 1,300 bighas of land by the Jaipur Development Authority for a housing project.
Addressing a farmers' rally in his Amethi Lok Sabha constituency, Rahul said that the Congress will find a solution to the issues of farmers and youth within six months
Farmers in Rajasthan have resorted to a unique but bizarre method of protest against the state government for allegedly acquiring their land forcibly
The findings by researchers at University of California, Berkeley in the US suggest failing harvests that push farmers into poverty are likely the key culprits
Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh insisted that the number of suicides by the farmers have come down in the last two comparative years of 2015 and 2016.
Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis today said around 36 lakh farmers in the state will get complete loan waiver.
The apex court further said that the government was justified in requesting for a year’s time to show effective results of its pro-farmer schemes.
The issue of rising farmers' suicide cannot be dealt with "overnight", the Supreme Court said today while agreeing with the government's request for a year to show effective results of its pro-farmer schemes like Fasal Bima Yojana