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May 15, 2017
Amid farmer crisis in Tamil Nadu, agriculture ministry predicts record harvest across IndiaIn the midst of Tamil Nadu's agrarian turmoil in a state that produced 5.6 percent of India’s rice in 2014-15, the agriculture ministry has predicted a record national harvest.
Apr 25, 2017
DMK leads shutdown in Tamil Nadu seeking drought relief package; Stalin arrestedSeveral DMK cadres, along with Stalin, protesting in Tiruvarur were detained by the police. DMK and other opposition parties were holding protest demonstrations in different parts of the state.
Apr 23, 2017
Tamil Nadu farmers suspend protest till 25 May after assurance from CM K PalaniswamyFarmers from Tamil Nadu, who have been on protest sit-in here for the past 40 days, on Sunday announced the suspension of their demonstration till 25 May after they met state Chief Minister K Palaniswamy.
Feb 14, 2017
Gujarat: Farmers' rally turns violent; seven policemen injured in stone peltingAt least seven policemen, including District Superintended of Police R V Asari, were injured on Tuesday in stone pelting when cops tried to stop a farmers' rally near Sanand town in Gujarat.
Dec 23, 2016
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik should listen to farmers or BJD's poll calculations could go awryRecently in Odisha, more than 4,000 farmers under the banner of NavaNirman Krushak Sangathan, tried to congregate in Bhubaneshwar on 14 December to press for their three-point charter of demands – price, prestige and pension.
Nov 19, 2016
Demonetisation: Gujarat farmers warn of stopping milk supply; demand note-exchange at co-op banksFarmers took out a protest rally in Surat on Saturday against the Reserve Bank's decision not to allow exchange or deposit of defunct notes at the district central co-operative banks and warned of stopping supply to Amul Milk co-operative if the restriction is not lifted in a week
Apr 28, 2016
Farmers, retailers hold protest against 85 per cent tobacco warning on productsThe new rule is being implemented in an "undemocratic manner, abruptly and without balancing the interests of the millions of farmers, factory workers, rural workers, micro retailers and their dependent families," the statement said.
Mar 04, 2016
Farmers' protest in Bengaluru: How a severe water crisis caused an agitationWhen about 10,000 farmers parked their tractors willy-nilly on the busy thoroughfares of Bengaluru on Thursday during peak school closing hours, it brought the city to a standstill.
Sep 29, 2013
Maharashtra: Rajnath Singh to walk 5 kms to highlight plight of farmersBJP president Rajnath Singh will walk five kms as part of a 'padyatra' (march) organised by the party to highlight the plight of farmers, specially those producing sugarcane, cotton and soyabean.
Jun 18, 2013
Singur in making? Guj farmers rally against govt's plans to develop SIRFarmers from 44 villages, mainly hail from Mandal, Viramgam and Becharaji talukas of Ahmedabad and Mehsana<br /><br /> districts.