Farmers(Search results - 292)
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
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
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
India20, Jun 2020, 11:25 AM
UP paid record Rs 1 lakh crore to sugarcane farmers in 3 years, says CM Yogi Adityanath
Sugarcane farmers have benefited from the Uttar Pradesh government with a record payment of over Rs 1 lakh crore, according to chief minister Yogi Adityanath
India15, Jun 2020, 5:26 PM
Muslim farmer worships UP CM Yogi Adityanath; pictures go viral
At a time when farmers are seen cursing state governments across the nation for having to deal with more troubles during the COVID-19 crisis, with lockdown restrictions causing them huge losses, a farmer was seen worshipping CM Yogi Adityanath to seek his help.
India29, May 2020, 5:06 PM
Joy returns on faces of vendors, farmers as Bengaluru’s HAL market opens after two months
After nearly two months of struggle, and running from one office to another at HAL, the HAL Market vendors and farmers have obtained permission to sell their produce. The management however has put forth conditions
India29, May 2020, 1:43 PM
Hundreds of insects in Kolar farms: Karnataka farmers worried of locust attack
The video posted by Kolar farmer shows hundreds of grasshoppers in what is believed to be a locust attack near Dimba-Kolar-Bangarpet Main Road. This has left the entire farming community in Karnataka and neighbouring Andhra Pradesh and TN in fear as Kolar shares the border with both the states. Officials say no need to worry as these are not locusts that are wrecking havoc in the North Indian states.
India28, May 2020, 1:52 PM
Farmer buys flight tickets worth Rs 68,000 to send 10 workers back home
At a time when migrants are dying on roads while returning home during lockdown days, here is a farmer who spent Rs 68,000 to send 10 workers back home. He also gave Rs 3000 in cash to the farmers so that they do not face any issue when they reach home.
India27, May 2020, 4:39 PM
None to wipe tears of Jodhpur farmers as onion prices slump to Rs 5 in Rajasthan
The prices of onions have plummeted due to lack of transportation during the ongoing coronavirus crisis. Jodhpur farmers allege that onion prices have dropped from Rs 20-22 before lockdown to Rs4-5 now.
India20, May 2020, 9:05 AM
Road accidents on the rise in Uttar Pradesh; 6 farmers killed, 1 injured in mishap
Five people died on the spot while one succumbed to injuries in the hospital as a mini-truck collided with a truck. One person has been seriously injured in the mishap in Uttar Pradesh's Etawah.
Coronavirus India18, May 2020, 1:00 PM
Farmer destroys standing crop chillies, blames price crash, lack of market facility
Lockdown and shutting of markets have had cascading effects on farmers as their produce have ended up rotting due to lack of transportation and price crash. Now, a farmer in Karnataka’s Gadag destroyed his two acres of chillies by a running tractor over the crop.
India15, May 2020, 3:35 PM
Karnataka CM Yediyurapppa announces 3rd lockdown relief package worth Rs 512 crore
The relief package focuses on maize farmers and ASHA workers who are at the forefront fighting the deadly coronavirus battle.
India14, May 2020, 6:10 PM
Nirmala Sitharaman announces Rs 30,000 cr additional emergency fund for farmers, free food grains to migrants
Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced the next set of measures under the Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan
India8, May 2020, 2:53 PM
Battling coronavirus crisis Rajasthan faces locust invasion
Amid the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, the locust invasion from neighbouring Pakistan’s Sindh province has been causing trouble for Rajasthan farmers
India6, May 2020, 6:03 PM
Farmers throw vegetables on roads in protest over inability to receive maximum support price
Andhra Pradesh farmers, to mark their protest over their inability to receive maximum support price, threw their vegetables on roads.