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India2, Feb 2020, 5:25 PM IST
CPM leaders stage protest over Union Budget 2020 in Andhra Pradesh’s Vijayawada
Andhra Pradesh has been a centre of protests with farmers and locals taking to streets opposing the decision of having three capitals. Today, CPM leaders took to streets opposing the Union Budget 2020.
India1, Feb 2020, 6:38 PM IST
India reacts to Union Budget 2020 presented by Nirmala Sitharaman
Farmers, activists, businessmen across India had a little to say about the Union Budget 2020 that seemed to offer solutions at the surface level
Crime27, Jan 2020, 4:24 PM IST
Karnataka farmer duped with photocopy of Rs 500 note
An innocent farmer named Manchaiah was cheated with fake currency notes of Rs 500 denomination when he sold one of his sheep to four conmen on Sunday.
India24, Jan 2020, 7:40 PM IST
BJP MLA brings basket of locusts into Rajasthan Assembly to bug the government
BJP MLA Bihari Lal Nokha arrived at Rajasthan Assembly with a basket of locusts to draw the attention of the government to farmers whose crops have been destroyed. After 26 years, 11 districts of the state are affected by locust attack.
India11, Jan 2020, 11:35 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh’s 3 capitals idea draws flak yet again, farmers and women stage protest
Farmers and members from Janasena, Congress party in Andhra Pradesh staged a demonstration against chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy's idea of having three capitals for the state
India7, Jan 2020, 7:47 PM IST
Nindar village farmers perform land samadhi satyagraha by burying themselves neck-deep in pits
Farmers have taken up land samadhi satyagraha in protest over the action of Jaipur Development Authority (JDA) once again in Nindar village of Jaipur
India31, Dec 2019, 11:24 AM IST
Tamil Nadu farmer held for poisoning peafowl for destroying crops in Ramanathapuram
Ramanathapuram forest officials on Monday (December 30) arrested a 48-year-old farmer for poisoning more than a dozen peafowls as they allegedly destroyed his paddy field
India30, Dec 2019, 6:31 PM IST
Locusts invasion from Pakistan destroys crops in Rajasthan
The insect from Pakistan has destroyed crops spread across acres in Rajasthan. Farmers plead the government to come up with a solution to save their crops from the insect.
India29, Dec 2019, 11:44 AM IST
Will decide Karnataka Assembly session schedule on Dec 30: CM Yediyurappa
Karnataka chief minister BS Yediyurappa said the budget would focus on developmental works, farmers and irrigation. Reportedly, the Karnataka Cabinet expansion might take place before the commencement of the session.
India27, Dec 2019, 11:36 AM IST
Three capitals in Andhra Pradesh: Political netas react to CM Jagan's decision
In the beginning of December, Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy had said the state may have three capitals and suggested that decentralisation may be done. Reacting to this, several protests took place in the state as the farmers lashed out at the chief minister's decision.
India27, Dec 2019, 9:25 AM IST
Three capitals in Andhra Pradesh: Farmers, residents stage protests, one of them attempts suicide
While thousands of people hit the streets to express their disapproval to three capitals in the state, a farmer tried to commit suicide by setting himself on fire.
India23, Dec 2019, 5:03 PM IST
Jharkhand election results 2019: Local issues helped JMM alliance, says Rameshwar Oraon
Following the solid lead for Jharkhand Mukti Morcha and Congress in the Assembly election, the Jharkhand Pradesh Congress Committee president Rameshwar Oraon said the government's failure to address farmers' distress, education, job helped JMM alliance win over the BJP
INDIA21, Dec 2019, 5:18 PM IST
Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray to waive off farmers loan up to Rs 2 lakh
Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray made a big announcement in the Assembly today. Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis had earlier claimed that the government had not fulfilled its original promise of loan waiver, and walked out of the house with other BJP MLAs.
Crime20, Dec 2019, 5:39 PM IST
Bank manager caught red-handed while accepting bribe in Karnataka’s Chamarajanagar
Vijaya Bank manager in Chamarajanagar, Karnataka, was caught red-handed while he was accepting bribe from a farmer to issue him a credit letter
India19, Dec 2019, 6:59 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh CM’s idea of 3 capitals prompts farmers to hit the streets
Farmers in Andhra Pradesh staged a demonstration on Thursday against chief minister Jagan Mohan Reddy's idea of proposing three capitals for the state.