Farmer(Search results - 339)
NEWS13, Aug 2019, 8:23 PM IST
Bengaluru Night Cap: From farmer committing suicide to Sandalwood actor Komal attacked by miscreants
Sandalwood actor Komal was assaulted by a two-wheeler rider at Malleshwaram in Bengaluru on August 13.
NEWS13, Aug 2019, 6:35 PM IST
Karnataka floods: Farmer commits suicide after losing crops, house
Upset over the loss of his house and crops in the devastating floods, a farmer committed suicide in Kallol village in Chikkodi taluk, Karnataka
NEWS13, Aug 2019, 3:23 PM IST
PubliCity: Jayamahal Road is lifeline for farmers, vendors
The roads and pavements of Bengaluru maybe just getting busy with moving vehicles and pedestrians but one kilometre stretch of Jayamahal Road is not just that. Hundreds of migrant traders and farmers see this place as a home and a source of living. From varieties of fruits, sheep, goats, nurseries and fancy light vendors make a living on this road.
NEWS13, Jul 2019, 7:24 PM IST
Bengaluru airport construction becomes menace to farmers; leaves them in dust bowl
Farmers from ten villages around the Kempegowda International Airport have complaints. But Bettakote is the most affected as it is the closest to the airport, said an official from Bettakote gram panchayat.
NEWS13, Jul 2019, 6:56 PM IST
Bengaluru Night Cap: From Karnataka political crisis to dusty airport road
From political crisis to airport dust, watch Bengaluru Night Cap to get the latest news headlines of today (July 13) from the city
NEWS7, Jul 2019, 1:09 PM IST
Karnataka waits for Zero Budget Natural Farming to sprout; initiative yet to kick off
Maharashtra-based agriculturalist and Padma Shri awardee Subhash Palekar pioneered Zero Budget Natural Farming. It was adopted by Andhra Pradesh under the leadership of the then CM Chandrababu Naidu. Karnataka and five other states followed the state and adopted the pro-farmer initiative
INDIA5, Jul 2019, 11:41 AM IST
Arsonists set fire to silk; farmer suffers losses worth lakhs
Miscreants set fire to a room containing silk at a village in Kolar district, near Bengaluru, Karnataka. The farmer Ramakrishanappa has suffered losses to the tune of lakhs
NEWS2, Jul 2019, 12:41 PM IST
Karnataka farmer ‘buried’, returns home after few days
The farmer, Shivanna, left home on June 16 and stayed at a relative’s place in Bengaluru. However, his family had no information about him.
NEWS27, Jun 2019, 3:27 PM IST
Karnataka reservoirs may run dry if state doesn’t receive rain by mid-July
Geeta Agnihotri, director-in-charge of meteorological centre, Bengaluru, said that the farmers are complaining about their livelihood being affected due to wrong weather forecasts. They schedule their farm operations based on the forecasts, reports said.
NEWS26, Jun 2019, 1:23 PM IST
Does the Cauvery authority order really come as relief to Karnataka?
While Karnataka has to release water to Tamil Nadu only if there is an increase in the inflow of water, the farmers in the state are concerned about the water that is necessary to sustain standing crops
NEWS19, Jun 2019, 3:46 PM IST
Kumaraswamy's advice to farmers: Suicide not solution to mounting debt
Karnataka chief minister Kumaraswamy will table a bill that is aimed at ending the menace of private moneylenders in the forthcoming Assembly session
NEWS15, Jun 2019, 4:33 PM IST
Karnataka: Only 8% of targeted area sown so far
Of the total land that needs to be sown, only 8% has been completed. In the corresponding period last year, the area sown was larger.
NEWS12, Jun 2019, 2:58 PM IST
Loan waiver money debited from 14,000 farmers’ accounts: Where did the money go?
The government denied the reports and said that they were merely lies and speculations being spread by the opposition parties. Kumaraswamy said that the blunder was caused by nationalised banks that are under the Central government’s control. He said in a tweet that the discrepancy came to light after the state government conducted an audit. He also said that the audit reportedly helped in saving crores of rupees.
NEWS21, May 2019, 3:47 PM IST
Farmer sets ablaze wife, kills himself later over family feud
Narayanappa had sold his land without consulting his wife and children due to which they had filed a civil suit against him. Enraged at this, he set his sleeping wife on fire and later consumed poison, killing himself.
NEWS11, May 2019, 5:08 PM IST
Farmer with family threatens to commit suicide outside Karnataka secretariat
A farmer named Ashwath Reddy has alleged that he was cheated of Rs 15 lakh by a retired forest officer in Karnataka in 2008