Maharashtra's economy to grow at 5.7% in 2019-20, marginally down from last fiscal's projection of 6%: Economic Survey
Maharashtra's economy is expected to grow at 5.7 percent during 2019-20, marginally down from the last fiscal's projection of six percent, the Economic Survey presented in the state Legislature on Thursday said
NCRB stats over past 3 years 'unusable', women are single largest exclusion in India's farmer suicides data: P Sainath
Tens of thousands of women get excluded from the farmer suicides data in the country just because they are never considered as farmers, senior journalist-cum-agriculture expert P Sainath said on Friday
NCRB 2016 data: Delayed NCRB report, added categories don't take away from grim reality of farmer suicides
The death of so many farmers in the country, now close to 3.5 lakh, has not led to radical policy changes to revitalise the agriculture sector. The farmer is once again caught in the grip of uncertain rains and debt, with little hope on the horizon. And the suicides continue, even if the NCRB introduces new categories and delays its own reports.