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Jun 01, 2018
Mandsaur farmers' protests updates: Medha Patkar reaches Sehore to support farmers, hold rallyFarmers protest in Madhya Pradesh has started with state government claiming to have made 'appropriate security arrangements'. Mandsaur remains hotbed of all political activities where five farmers were killed in police firing last year today.
Mar 12, 2018
Agitating Maharashtra farmers reach Azad Maidan after overnight march; to encircle Assembly building todayAs protesting farmers in Maharashtra reach Mumbai, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has called a meeting of officials on Monday to address the issue.
Mar 11, 2018
Maharashtra farmers' march: RSS says government needs to change agrarian policy, find practical solutionsFarmers' problems should be understood sensitively and practical solutions found for them, the RSS said on Sunday.
Jul 20, 2017
Tamil Nadu farmers beat themselves with chappals to protest MLAs' 'shameless' salary hikeTamil Nadu farmers demanding loan waiver and drought relief package beat themselves with flip-flops to protest salary hikes MLAs have given themselves
Jul 19, 2017
Madhya Pradesh to introduce 'clear-cut' compensation policy for victims of grave incidentsThe Madhya Pradesh government declared that it would come out with a "clear-cut" compensation policy for the victims, who lose their lives in the incidents of serious nature.
Jul 17, 2017
Madhya Pradesh farmers' strike: Hardik Patel says government shouldn't compel farmers to become NaxalsMandsaur: Patidar quota agitation leader Hardik Patel said the government shouldn't "compel farmers to become Naxals".
Jul 14, 2017
Marathwada farmers lodge complaint against IMD, accuses it of inflating monsoon forecast figuresFarmers from a village in Marathwada region Friday filed a police complaint against the India Meteorological Department (IMD), accusing it of colluding with seed and pesticide manufacturers and inflating the monsoon forecast figures
Jul 12, 2017
Marathwada Diary: Farmers' distress goes beyond weather patterns, to intensify protests if demands not met by 25 JulyWhy did the farmers’ strike break out now and not during years of drought in Marathwada? Agriculture experts point out that the timing proves how agrarian distress is much more than weather patterns – it is rooted in policies that result in water mismanagement and rising input costs, amid an absence of fair credit systems or support prices.
Jul 09, 2017
Maharashtra farmers' loan waiver: Complete debt of 36 lakh cultivators will be written off, says Devendra FadnavisDevendra Fadnavis Sunday said around 36 lakh farmers in the state, covered under the recently announced farm loan waiver scheme, will have their entire debt waived
Jul 08, 2017
Maharashtra govt seeks explanation from IAS officer for penning article on farmers agitationThe Maharashtra government has sought an explanation from a top IAS officer who wrote an article on farmers agitation for a leading Marathi newspaper