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Aug 31, 2017
Maharashtra farmers' loan waiver: Marathwada is yet to recover from the effects of irregular rainfallEven as farmers' strike in Maharashtra succeeded in forcing the hand of government into announcing a debt relief, the rain gods have given them no respite.
Jun 27, 2017
Maharashtra farmers' protest: Devendra Fadnavis' Rs 34,000 cr loan waiver has left state in a no-win situationThe issue of farmers’ loan waiver has not died down even after the Maharashtra government on Saturday launched another scheme to provide Rs 34,020 crore debt relief to financially distressed farmers. The scheme will cover 89 lakh farmers and will see debt of up to Rs 1.5 lakh per farmer being written off.
Jun 24, 2017
Maharashtra farmers' strike: Relief for protesters as Devendra Fadnavis announces Rs 34,000 cr loan waiverChief Minister of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis announces scheme to provide Rs 34,000-crore debt relief to farmers
Jun 02, 2017
Farmers strike in Maharashtra: Vegetable, milk prices soar 50%; vendors give produce free to villagersThe farmers want the government to grant a waiver on their loans, similar to the $5.6 billion in debt forgiveness announced by Uttar Pradesh in April.
May 25, 2016
Greece bailout: Eurozone ministers agree to give more loansEurozone finance ministers on Wednesday agreed to extend further bailout loans to Greece as well as debt relief, in what they called a "major breakthrough".
Jul 10, 2015
Greece submits new bailout plan to Eurozone creditorsGreece has submitted to its eurozone creditors a new bailout plan proposing a pensions overhaul and tax hikes in return for debt relief and a three-year rescue loan, a government source said early Friday.