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Apr 02, 2019
Lok Sabha polls: Revival of Mandya sugar mills talked up even as Karnataka farmers lament rising debts, rusting factoriesIn this politically charged region, which is also the ‘sugar bowl of Karnataka’, a lot depends on how convincing the politicians’ promises about reviving the struggling sugar industry are.
Nov 21, 2018
HD Kumaraswamy directs sugar factory owners to clear pending dues to sugarcane farmers at Rs 2,750 per tonne in KarnatakaKarnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy on Tuesday asked sugar factory owners to pay the dues to sugarcane farmers in accordance with the price that was agreed upon at the time of supply.
Oct 30, 2018
Karnataka govt seeks immediate release of Rs 2,434 crore from NDRF as relief for farmers affected by drought, loss of cropsIn the face of severe drought and crop loss due to floods in large parts of the state, the Karnataka government on Monday sought immediate release of Rs 2,434 crore from the National Disaster Response Fund for affected farmers.
Jul 19, 2018
Karnataka challenges Cauvery Water Management Authority; HD Kumaraswamy says it was set up without consulting stateHD Kumaraswamy will hold a meeting in Delhi to press for debates regarding the setting up of Cauvery Water Management Authority as Karnataka's farmers were against it
Jul 16, 2018
HD Kumaraswamy should wipe his tears and ask this: Can his Rs 44,700 cr loan waiver save the lives of Karnataka’s farmers?Farm loan waivers by state-governments act as a band-aid that covers the wound. They have failed to resolve agrarian distress in the world’s sixth-largest economy
May 02, 2018
Narendra Modi reaches out to Karnataka farmers via NaMo app, promises to double their income by 2022A day after Narendra Modi hit the campaign trail in Karnataka, the prime minister reached out to the state's farmers on Wednesday through the Namo app