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Dec 15, 2016
Telangana Assembly: Farm loan waiver, demonetisation lilkely to dominate sessionThe issues related to pending dues of farm loan waiver and students' tuition fees reimbursement schemes, besides the welfare programmes of TRS government and demonetisation are expected to dominate the winter session of Telangana assembly.
Nov 28, 2016
Israel's experience and technologies can help transform agriculture in IndiaIndian agriculture has made incredible progress over the last few decades, but it needs to undergo a deep transformation. It must make more efficient use of scarce water resources, lest they deplete.
Nov 15, 2016
Demonetisation will hit agriculture, informal sector workers the most: StudyThe demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes will hurt agriculture, informal sector workers — about 482 million people who earn cash incomes — and disrupt India’s consumption patterns for at least the next quarter.
Mar 14, 2016
Hail threatens Indian farmers with fourth crop loss in a rowHail and rain have damaged ripening wheat, chickpea and rapeseed in country's key farm belts, potentially exposing millions of farmers to a fourth crop loss in a row.
Feb 03, 2016
Prince Charles to help Indian farmers defeat poverty with new charitable fundPrince Charles announced the plan in his capacity as the Founder and President of the British Asian Trust (BAT).
Nov 03, 2015
Sponsored: #SeedTheRise for our farmers today, so that they can reap a better tomorrowIn order to improve the lives of these farmers who toil around the clock and 365 days a year, Mahindra & Mahindra has kickstarted an initiative -#SeedTheRise in concert with the online community.
Jul 18, 2015
Saving DD Kisan: Farmers need many things but Amitabh Bachchan is not one of themA source close to Amitabh Bachchan told the media the superstar is “personally very excited and enthusiastic about promoting Kisan”, that is Doordarshan’s new farmers channel, not a jam.
Sep 24, 2014
PM Modi asks Pepsi, Coke to blend fruit juices in fizzy drinksPM Modi said multinational cola giants PepsiCo, Coca-Cola should help augment fruit sales for Indian farmers by adding fresh fruit juices to their drinks.
Oct 07, 2012
India’s farmer suicides: film indicts US corporate greedFilms like Bitter Seeds are pure exasperation for the entire pro-Bt lobby which claims that things have improved for the Indian farmer since the government allowed the introduction of GM cotton by Monsanto in 2002.