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Mar 10, 2019
Anti-Pakistan wave helps Modi salvage some rural votes, but farmers still angry about misery of past five yearsBleeding support in the countryside because of falling farm incomes, Prime Minister Narendra Modi could still persuade just enough rural voters to give him a second term after ordering an air strike inside Pakistan last month.
Feb 20, 2019
Four-day Agri-Science Congress to discuss farming tech kicks off in Delhi todayAround 2,000 delegates from 17 countries are expected to attend the event, which ends 23 February.
Jan 31, 2019
NSSO data confirms India's jobs crisis: Unemployment at 45-year high of 6.1%, way out is to make economy growThe problem of unemployment is very serious and the only way to go ahead is to make the economy grow which happens gradually over time.
Jan 18, 2019
Food surpluses have led to dip in farmers' income; spending on natural calamities not populist expenditure: Arun JaitleyJaitley underlined that there have been precedents of interim budgets containing major policy announcements to tackle an urgent situation
Dec 04, 2018
NDA govt policies led to improved farm output, quality of lives in rural areas: Arun JaitleyArun Jaitley said with the current level of investment in the next two decades, the infrastructure in rural areas will come at par with that in the cities.
Oct 03, 2018
Kisan Kranti Yatra: Low income major cause of agrarian distress, but is higher MSP solution to farmers' woes?The low income and income disparity are a major cause of the agrarian distress, leading to farmers’ suicides and youngsters leaving farming.
Jul 27, 2018
ITC working towards enhancing farmers' income, says chairman YC Deveshwar at company's AGMSpeaking at the company's AGM, ITC chairman YC Deveshwar said "an integrated scheme named 'Baareh Mahine Hariyali' was aimed at maximising farm utilisation over 12 months of the year with the view to multiply farmers' income in locations piloted in select areas of the company's operations."
Jul 16, 2018
Narendra Modi reiterates promise to double farmers' income at Midnapore, TMC dismisses assuranceTMC sought to know how the prime minister is going to fulfill the promise as Mamata Banerjee-led party claimed that the income of farmers in West Bengal has more than tripled in past seven years
Jul 06, 2018
MSP hike: Centre's bonanza means little to farmers as govt lacks storage and funds needed to buy most of the produceThe government announces MSP for most crops to set a benchmark, but state agencies mainly buy limited quantities of staples such as rice and wheat at those prices
Jul 03, 2018
Revamping agriculture: Govt scores high on intent, patchy on implementation; litmus test will be persuading states to reformIf PM Modi is really serious about doing his bit for agriculture, he and Amit Shah must push BJP governments to execute the needed agriculture reforms.