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Dec 15, 2017
As many as 26,339 Maharashtra farmers committed suicide in last 17 years, state govt tells AssemblyAs many as 26,339 farmers committed suicide in Maharashtra from 2001 to October 2017, of which 12,805 took the extreme step due to indebtedness and unproductive land
Dec 14, 2017
Maharashtra loan waiver: Devendra Fadnavis admits goof up, says scheme on till 'every eligible farmer included'Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, addressing the the Maharashtra Assembly Thursday, admitted his government made mistakes implementing the farmers' loan waiver scheme but stated that those errors were later rectified. He added that the scheme would continue until 'every eligible farmer was included'.
Dec 12, 2017
Both Houses of Maharashtra Legislature adjourned after Opposition parties raised slogans on farmers' issuesBoth the Houses of the Maharashtra Legislature were on Tuesday adjourned for the day as the Opposition parties raised slogans against the state government over the farmers' issues.
Nov 25, 2017
Marathwada Diary: Agrarian crisis forces 1 lakh farmers, labourers from Beed to sugarcane fields of KarnatakaAround October-November every year, more than 125,000 farmers and labourers (the collector estimates) migrate from Beed district alone in Marathwada to work in the sugarcane fields of western Maharashtra and Karnataka for 4-5 months.
Nov 13, 2017
Maharashtra cotton farmers likely to face Rs 10,000 crore loss due to pest attack, inadequate rainsTask force chairman Kishor Tiwari said the preliminary loss caused to the cotton economy due to a multitude of factors across Maharashtra is around Rs 10,000 crore
Nov 11, 2017
Nitin Gadkari announces Rs 6,000 crore, World Bank-backed project to improve irrigation, water accessibilityGadkari on Friday announced a World Bank-supported Rs 6,000 crore scheme to improve the irrigation facilities and water accessibility capacity in several states
Nov 08, 2017
Anganwadi worker commits suicide in Maharashtra's Parbhani district; 54-year-old had alleged non-payment of salaryA 54-year-old 'Anganwadi' worker allegedly committed suicide in Maharashtra's Parbhani district over non-payment of her salary for last few months
Oct 27, 2017
Marathwada Diaries: For many farmers, Maharashtra's symbol of prosperity, Samruddhi Mahamarg, is highway to penuryTo build the Samruddhi Mahamarg, Maharashtra plans to acquire 8,450 hectares or around 21,000 acres of land. However, many farmers are not willing to let go of their land.
Oct 25, 2017
Two debt-ridden Maharashtra farmers commit suicide in Marathwada in last 48 hoursTwo debt-ridden farmers ended life in the last 48 hours in the Marathwada region of Maharashtra, officials said.
Oct 13, 2017
Nanded civic poll results: Internal strife proves costly for AIMIM, party stares at existential crisis in MaharashtraPrior to the civic polls in Nanded this year which has over 45 percent of Dalit-Muslim voters, AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi was in the city for two days and even embarked upon a door-to-door campaign.