Farmers(Search results - 273)
Coronavirus India31, Mar 2020, 5:41 PM IST
Coronavirus lockdown impact: Dairy farmers pour 1500 litres of milk in lake
Due to coronavirus lockdown, no eateries and hotels are open and thus sale of milk has dropped. Dairy farmers in Karnataka’s Belagavi poured 1500 litres of milk in the lake.
Coronavirus India31, Mar 2020, 12:03 PM IST
Coronavirus lockdown: Tonnes of tomatoes dumped on roads as prices crash
The coronavirus lockdown period may soon result in scarcity of vegetables, especially tomatoes, as farmers in Kolar, Karnataka, have dumped tonnes of tomatoes on the road as a sign of protest. The farmers claim that the prices have crashed.
CRICKET11, Mar 2020, 5:20 PM IST
Ajinkya Rahane begins new partnership with MeraKisan
Ajinkya Rahane, who hails from a farming background and is an ardent supporter of farmers, has joined forces with MeraKisan
India5, Mar 2020, 10:37 AM IST
Karnataka Budget to empower education: Adoption of schools by MLAs
Much has been said about the lack of resources and infrastructure in government schools across Karnataka. Will chief minister Yediyurappa, known to be a farmer’s leader, ensure there’s enough focus on education during this Budget today?
India1, Mar 2020, 9:29 AM IST
Nearly Rs 12,000 crore deposited in accounts of more than 2 crore farmers in UP: PM Modi
PM Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of Bundelkhand Expressway in Chitrakoot on February 29. PM Modi also launched Farmers Producer Organisations (FPOs) all over the country.
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
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
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