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Parliament set for 'zameen wapsi' row over land bill, but here's some bad news for Modi and Rahul

Apr 20, 2015

Parliament set for 'zameen wapsi' row over land bill, but here's some bad news for Modi and Rahul

Rahul may have been surprised to know that the land bill was not in fact the core issue at heart for the many farmers who had gathered for the rally. #India #Congress #BJP #Narendra Modi #ConnectTheDots #Rahul Gandhi #Land Acquisition Bill #Drought #crop failure #Unseasonal rains #farmers rally
Taiwan resorts to water rationing as island battles its worst drought in a decade

Apr 08, 2015

Taiwan resorts to water rationing as island battles its worst drought in a decade

Taiwan launched water rationing in some major cities on Wednesday as the island battled its worst drought in over a decade, following the lowest rainfall in nearly 70 years. #World #NewsTracker #Taiwan #Taiwan drought #Water rationing #Hsinchu county #Taoyuan city #New Taipei City #Shihmen Dam
100 days of Maharashtra CM: Fadnavis to focus on capex, agri productivity

Feb 07, 2015

100 days of Maharashtra CM: Fadnavis to focus on capex, agri productivity

Fadnavis also said he had taken steps to reduce the 'permission regime' for setting up industry in the state #Chief minister #Agriculture #capex #Drought #Mahasrashtra #Devendra Fadnavis #permit raj
Sena has not given relief to drought-hit farmers, says NCP

Jan 08, 2015

Sena has not given relief to drought-hit farmers, says NCP

Opposition NCP on Thursday launched a stinging attack on Shiv Sena, part of the BJP-led Maharashtra government, for "failing" to bring any relief to drought-hit farmers in the state. #TheySaidIt #Shiv Sena #NCP #drought-hit farmers
Maharashtra government working to help drought-hit farmers: Uddhav

Dec 18, 2014

Maharashtra government working to help drought-hit farmers: Uddhav

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray feels that the state government has taken definite steps to tackle the drought conditions. #Politics #India #TheySaidIt #Uddhav Thackeray #Shiv Sena #Maharashtra CM #Maharashtra #farmers #Nagpur #Vidarbha #Drought #Shiv Sena chief #Marathwada #Devendra Fadnavis

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Why is the media ignoring the plight of drought striken farmers?

Jul 09, 2014

Why is the media ignoring the plight of drought striken farmers?

One does not expect breast-beating reportage, but we are entitled to know if farmers bought their seeds even as they tried tilling their lands anticipating the monsoon #India #Media #MediaCrit #farmers #Drought #Palakkad #Rural farmland