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Jan 08, 2019
SC backs Monsanto on GM cotton payments; ruling positive for foreign agri firms planning to invest in IndiaThe decision on appeal overturns an earlier ruling by the Delhi High Court that Monsanto was unable to claim patents on GM cotton seeds.
May 06, 2017
Farm loan waiver: As Maha CM Fadnavis 'studies' UP model, parties discard ideology for powerIsn’t it odd that a party which has its nominee in the Maharashtra government led by Devendra Fadnavis should organize an agitation demanding the waiver of loans to farmers? And that the same party has an MP as part of the Modi-led NDA? It is another matter that it was done on the platform of a farmers’ organisation.
Aug 09, 2016
Deregulation of produce market from APMC is bound to fail, thanks to haphazard arrangementsFarmers who have been working with the APMC were unprepared to find reliable platforms to sell without the committee's help.
Sep 08, 2015
Too little, too late? 3 years after Monsanto’s Bt gene went off patent, govt wakes upThe government has suggested to the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) that the gene be incorporated in re-sowable straight line varieties and supplied cheaper to farmers than Bt cotton hybrids
Nov 28, 2014
Farmers' group to protest at Maharashtra CM's Nagpur residence on SaturdayAfter failing to get assurance from Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis over adequate compensation for their damaged crop, the Shetkari Sanghatana, a farmers group, on Friday decided to go ahead with their agitation and hold a sit-in at his residence in Dharampeth on Saturday.
Nov 21, 2014
Maharashtra farmers to hold sit-in at Fadnavis' Nagpur house on 30 NovThe Shetkari Sanghatana has decided to hold a sit-in in front of Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' residence in Nagpur in Dharampeth on 30 November to press for relief to distressed farmers.
Jan 31, 2014
Cong is finished, BJP our main rival: AAP in MaharashtraMaharashtra convenor of AAP Anjali Damania answers questions on AAP's strategy, anti-corruption struggle and its biggest rivals in the state.
Nov 14, 2012
Maha sugarcane protests intensify, Kejriwal gets involvedState transport bus services have been suspended as tensions continue to prevail in the Maharashtra sugarcane farmers belt.