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Aug 16, 2017
Congress wins three seats in Mandsaur bypolls, seat of farmers' unrest, despite BJP victory in MP civic pollsCongress won three seats in the civic by-polls in Madhya Pradesh's Mandsaur district on Wednesday, media reports said.
Aug 11, 2017
Pan-India farmers body to hold agitations demanding loan waivers, justice for Mandsaur violenceA farmers' conglomeration said it will launch another round of protests for over two months from 31 August to voice its demands for a loan waiver and remunerative price for agricultural produce
Aug 03, 2017
Maharashtra farmers' protest: Shiv Sena demands withdrawal of criminal cases against agitatorsShiv Sena legislators in Maharashtra wrote to Devendra Fadnavis demanding the withdrawal of criminal cases registered against farmers who had launched a state-wide agitation for loan waiver in June
Aug 01, 2017
BJP slams Rahul Gandhi for instigating farmers for political gains, says Congress should return their landsThe BJP on Tuesday accused Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi of instigating farmers for petty political gains.
Jul 24, 2017
Maharashtra Legislative Council Day 1: Opposition demands unconditional farm loan waiverOpposition Congress and NCP tried to disrupt the proceedings of the Maharashtra Legislative Council on the first day of the session, raising slogans against the BJP-led state government over their demand for unconditional loan waiver for farmers
Jul 21, 2017
Parliament Monsoon Session: Centre accuses Congress of 'shedding crocodile tears' over farmers' crisisCongress and ruling BJP members traded charges over the farmers' issue in the Lok Sabha, after Opposition members accused government of doing nothing to help farmers.
Jul 21, 2017
Parliament's Monsoon Session highlights: Govt avoids legislative scrutiny by passing key bills in guise of money billWith the proceedings of the Parliament getting turbulent in the Parliament, the government is hard-pressed to push its agenda.
Jul 20, 2017
Parliament's Monsoon Session: Action taken against accused in every instance of mob justice, says JaitleyTrinamool Congress member Derek O'Brien said the BJP must name the groups and individuals behind mob violence, which he said was not cow vigilantism but "cow terrorism".
Jul 20, 2017
11,400 farmers committed suicide in 2016: Govt tells Lok SabhaUnion agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh said farmers suicides could be checked only by increasing their income
Jul 19, 2017
Punjab mulls mandatory inquest in farmer suicides to prevent frauds in compensationThe Punjab government is mulling making inquest proceedings mandatory in farmer suicide cases for the payment of ex-gratia in order to prevent any "fraudulent" claims.