Farmer(Search results - 416)
Crime10, Aug 2020, 12:42 PM
Thieves get hands dirty, steal 1000kg cow dung from cattle shed
In a bizarre case, about 1000 kilograms of cow dung was stolen from a cattle shed. Under the new scheme 'Godhan Nyay Yojan' launched by Congress government of Chhattisgarh, procurement of dung from farmers at Rs 2 a kilo was made. It is said that dung worth Rs 2,000 was stolen.
Entertainment9, Aug 2020, 4:45 PM
Bigg Boss 14: Salman Khan turns farmer, rides tractor; premiere date out
The first look videos of the popular reality show Bigg Boss 14 is out. The show is slated for its season premiere on September 27.
India9, Aug 2020, 4:25 PM
CM Yediyurappa: PM Kisan scheme benefited 52.5 lakh farmers in Karnataka
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on August 9 launched a financing facility of Rs 1 lakh crore under the Agriculture Infrastructure Fund.
India8, Aug 2020, 1:44 PM
Encounter with nature: Indian Python crushes goat before swallowing it
Uttara Kannada: A not-so-common sight was captured on a phone in Karnataka when a giant python coiled around a goat and swallowed its prey. The incident was reported from Mundgod Attiveri Forest Range earlier today.
Goat farmer Jeelani Davalasab Angadi took his herd of 40 goats to graze. A little while later, he noticed that one of his goats was no longer standing up, a close look gave him a shock when he spotted a python coiled around the animal to crush it before swallowing it. Forest officials were informed, and they rushed to the spot to ensure no further untoward incident took place. The incident that was captured on camera has now gone viral.
India8, Aug 2020, 12:43 PM
Karnataka floods: Farmers risk lives, jump into water to save motor pump
Two farmers jumped into a flooded area to save a motor pump from being damaged despite the current and water being at hip level
India26, Jul 2020, 11:35 AM
Coronavirus crisis: Andhra tea shop owner turns farmer; uses daughters to pull plough
Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis, a 50-year-old tea shop owner in Andhra Pradesh, returned to his village and decided to cultivate his land
Crime21, Jul 2020, 4:38 PM
Karnataka: Mandya farmer climbs mobile tower, threatens suicide
A farmer named Mohan climbed a mobile tower and attempted suicide in Mandya. However, the police intervened and brought him down to safety
India21, Jul 2020, 4:18 PM
Viral video: Why did Maharashtra farmers dump thousands of litres of milk on road?
A video went viral on social media where a group of farmers was seen dumping litres of milk on the road as a sign of protest in Maharashtra
Entertainment21, Jul 2020, 1:19 PM
‘Farmer’ Salman Khan shares video; says ‘rice plantation done’
Bollywood actor Salman Khan shared a video on social media in which he is ploughing a land with a tractor
India17, Jul 2020, 7:52 PM
Meet Kerala farmer who cultivates pearls for a living
KJ Mathachan from Kerala's Kasaragod is a farmer who harvests pearls, literally. His carefully set up farm yields cultured pearls which gives him a good income
India10, Jul 2020, 4:21 PM
Coronavirus: Bombay high court asks petitioner ‘why reveal name of COVID-19 patients?’
The petition seeking disclosure of names of coronavirus patients to enable contact tracing and save others from getting infected was filed by a law student, Vaishnavi Gholave, and a farmer from Solapur, Mahesh Gadekar
India30, Jun 2020, 2:49 PM
Coronavirus: Bayer lends helping hand to farmers amid COVID-19 crisis
Bayer, a global enterprise has introduced a new ‘Better Farms, Better Lives’ initiative to support smallholder farmers by providing free kits of seeds and crop protection inputs
India26, Jun 2020, 11:40 AM
Karnataka: Tahsildar’s gesture wins hearts during lockdown
Huvinahadagali Tahsildar reaching out to a distressed farmer is winning hearts in Ballari district, Karnataka. The Tahsildar while on rounds went to a farmer growing papaya and asked him not to worry as his produce is going waste due to lack of purchase and transportation due to the coronavirus lockdown. He said he will talk to the MP and sort the issue.
Entertainment23, Jun 2020, 11:57 AM
Watch: Nawazuddin Siddiqui turns farmer during lockdown; video goes viral
A video of actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui working as a farmer near Muzaffarnagar, has emerged on social media.
India20, Jun 2020, 12:51 PM
Fact check: COVID-19 found in chicken in Madhya Pradesh? Here is the truth
The small poultry farmers across the country are reeling after poultry meat sales crashed by 80% following false claims that chickens are carriers of the coronavirus