Farmers(Search results - 245)
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
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.
NEWS9, May 2019, 9:20 AM IST
Minister Revanna targets Hassan deputy commissioner Priyanka
JDS minister Revanna’s new target happens to be none other than Hassan deputy commissioner Priyanka Mary Francis, over potato seeds
NEWS1, Apr 2019, 5:08 PM IST
Kumaraswamy says PM-KISAN scheme did not benefit people; BJP calls him ‘liar’
Under the PM-KISAN scheme, more than 12 crore farmers are expected to reap benefits. But, Kumaraswamy alleged that this scheme did not benefit anyone apart from six families.
NEWS10, Mar 2019, 12:14 PM IST
Kumaraswamy requests Prime Minister Narendra Modi for release of funds to drought-hit farmers
HD Kumaraswamy met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and informed that the state is facing a drought during this year's summer as well
NEWS25, Jan 2019, 3:24 PM IST
Karnataka ministers tour drought-hit districts ahead of Lok Sabha election
"The ministers have been authorised to take suitable action to provide relief to the people, including farmers and the landless due to crop loss," said the former Congress chief minister Siddaramaiah.
NEWS18, Jan 2019, 3:31 PM IST
Siddaganga seer: Congregations across the state gather to pray for ailing Swamiji
Farmers' association in Kolar offered 101 coconuts in devotion seeking the seers' recovery to good health
Karnataka3, Jan 2019, 6:54 PM IST
Kumaraswamy hints at bargaining for 12 out of 28 MP seats from Congress for Lok Sabha
To send a message to its coalition partner Congress that the JD(S) may seek 12 out of 28 MP seats to contest in the Lok Sabha election, CM HD Kumaraswamy said that the JD(S) should win 12 seats to make its presence felt in Delhi. He also mentioned that, in February, the Government will announce a total farm loan waiver and come up with a new program that attempts to procure every crop that farmers grow. HDK said this at a JD(S) convention held today.