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Jun 27, 2019
Farm distress: Not just debt, small landholding and poor access to market are also killing farmers: ReportThe NIRDPR cited poor implementation of agricultural marketing reforms and low reach of minimum support price (MSP), which was adding to the farmers' distress.
Jun 24, 2019
Union Budget 2019: Will Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman be able to salvage the agriculture sector?With 50 percent of the population dependent on agricultural incomes—fully or partly—farm distress has the potential to pull down consumption,
Apr 18, 2019
In Haryana's rice bowl, taxes and unfriendly state policies blamed for closure of paddy processing millsThe Kaithal Rice Mill Association blames the Haryana government's policies for the losses that most of the 225 rice mills in Kaithal incur.
Mar 27, 2019
Farm loan waivers kill credit culture, need to focus on agri distress resolution: Former RBI governor Raghuram RajanLoan waivers cover only those farmers who have taken loans from the formal system, Raghuram Rajan said
Mar 23, 2019
Drought in Rajasthan: Barmer farmers unimpressed by tall claims of Centre’s crop insurance scheme as rains play truantThe district of Barmer, on the India-Pakistan border in Rajasthan, has been drought-hit almost continuously for the past ten years.
Mar 12, 2019
Lok Sabha polls 2019: Mamata Banerjee releases TMC list for all 42 West Bengal seats, attacks BJP over attempts to 'bribe voters'The TMC, Mamata Banerjee said, will also contest some seats in Odisha, Assam, Jharkhand, Bihar and the Andamans.
Mar 06, 2019
Punjab's debt-ridden farmers continue to take their own lives as Congress' loan waiver has little effectFor his part, the Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh trained his guns at the Centre
Feb 14, 2019
Congress farm loan waivers Part IV: Farmers in Madhya Pradesh are committing suicide despite scheme; here's whyAt least three farmers have ended their lives since the announcement of loan waiver scheme by the Kamal Nath government
Feb 13, 2019
Congress farm loan waivers Part III: Rajasthan cultivators demand inquiry into 'scam' in cooperative banksFollowing reports of loan scams across cooperative banks in Dungarpur district of Rajasthan, farmers from several villages in Bharatpur and Dholpur districts approached the authorities
Feb 12, 2019
Congress farm loan waivers Part II: Cultivators shocked to find names on beneficiaries list as MP ministers allege fraud by bank staffThe lists took farmers by surprise and opened a Pandora's Box all over Madhya Pradesh.