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Cauvery issue: What are Karnataka government's options after Supreme Court ruling?

Sep 21, 2016

Cauvery issue: What are Karnataka government's options after Supreme Court ruling?

As protests over releasing of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu continues in Mandya and other parts of Karnataka, there are reports that the state government is thinking of calling in drought in the state earlier than usual. #Tamil Nadu #Supreme Court #InMyOpinion #Karnataka #NREGA #Bengaluru #water #farmers #Drought #Cauvery #rainfall
Cauvery dispute: Is Tamil Nadu's sloppy management and poor crop choice behind this watery mess?

Sep 15, 2016

Cauvery dispute: Is Tamil Nadu's sloppy management and poor crop choice behind this watery mess?

Tamil Nadu may promote the growth of paddy and try to secure the interests of its farmers but it is not a viable solution for any of the states. #Tamil Nadu #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Karnataka #farmers #Paddy #Cauvery dispute #rice crop #samba crop
On Singur Diwas, sense of confusion and unease prevails among farmers and daily wage labourers

Sep 14, 2016

On Singur Diwas, sense of confusion and unease prevails among farmers and daily wage labourers

Mamata Banerjee is back at Singur again. She will celebrate with the “farmers” for the victory of the legal battle that had catapulted her to helm affairs in the state. #Supreme Court #ConnectTheDots #West Bengal #Singur #farmers #Tatas #Singur Diwas #CM Mamata Banerjee
Singur case: CM Mamata Banerjee to distribute 800 cheques to farmers on Wednesday

Sep 12, 2016

Singur case: CM Mamata Banerjee to distribute 800 cheques to farmers on Wednesday

Following the apex court's verdict on land acquisition in the Tata Nano - Singur case, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said that the state would compensate 800 farmers and also distribute 9,117 land records on Wednesday. #Mamata Banerjee #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Singur #Left Front #farmers #Tata Nano-Singur #Tat Motors #GPS Satellite
Arvind Kejriwal's Punjab plan contains a lot for farmers, but the loan waiver idea is problematic

Sep 12, 2016

Arvind Kejriwal's Punjab plan contains a lot for farmers, but the loan waiver idea is problematic

The kisan has returned to become the mascot, hope and trump card for Rahul Gandhi and Arvind Kejriwal in crucial 2017 Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh and Punjab respectively #ConnectTheDots #Rahul Gandhi #Arvind Kejriwal #farmers #Loan waivers #2017 Punjab Assembly election #2017 Uttar Pradesh Assembly Election #farmer debts
Arvind Kejriwal slams SAD-BJP govt in Punjab, launches AAP's manifesto for farmers

Sep 11, 2016

Arvind Kejriwal slams SAD-BJP govt in Punjab, launches AAP's manifesto for farmers

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday launched a scathing attack on the SAD-BJP government and the Congress in Punjab. #Politics #Congress #BJP #TheySaidIt #Arvind Kejriwal #farmers #Parkash Singh Badal #SAD #Moga #Delhi CM #Punjab assembly election #Punjab polls
Arvind Kejriwal, Rahul Gandhi and farm loan waivers: It's a season of aam aadmi gimmicks

Sep 08, 2016

Arvind Kejriwal, Rahul Gandhi and farm loan waivers: It's a season of aam aadmi gimmicks

‘Farm loan waiver’ is the flavour of the season. First, it was Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi in Uttar Pradesh and now it’s Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal. #Uttar Pradesh #UPA #InMyOpinion #Rahul Gandhi #Arvind Kejriwal #farmers #Aam Aadmi Party #AAP #Farm loan waiver
Cauvery dispute: Tamil Nadu farmers hope SC's final order will give them sufficient water for crops

Sep 05, 2016

Cauvery dispute: Tamil Nadu farmers hope SC's final order will give them sufficient water for crops

Expressing their happiness at the Supreme Court's order to Karnataka to release 15,000 cusecs of Cauvery river water to Tamil Nadu every day for next 10 days, farmers in the latter state hope this will be an interim order and the final order will give sufficient water for their crops, said a leader of farmer's association. #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Karnataka #farmers #TMC #Cauvery #Mettur Dam
India to receive normal rains, not surplus, as La Nina chances fade

Aug 24, 2016

India to receive normal rains, not surplus, as La Nina chances fade

Earlier this month, the IMD had forecast monsoon rains at 106 percent or above normal #Monsoon #IMD #farmers #La Nina #Irrigation #harvest