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Apr 23, 2018
In Maharashtra, children of migrant sugarcane field workers are forced to skip half their classes every yearDamini's parents are migrant agricultural labourers, who spend October to March each year traveling between villages cutting sugarcane.
Apr 10, 2018
Narendra Modi govt likely to provide financial support to cane farmers for produce sold to sugar millsPrime Minister Narendra Modi’s administration is likely to approve a proposal to pay around Rs 55 ($0.84) for every tonne of cane sold to the mills, two government sources said, seeking anonymity in line with government policy.
Mar 01, 2018
OBC Rs 109 cr loan default case: ED arrests Simbhaoli Sugars chairman Gurmit Singh Mann and othersA case was registered against Mann, CEO GSC Rao, CFO Sanjay Tapriya, executive director Gursimran Kaur Mann and other company officials.
Feb 09, 2018
Marathwada Diary: With farm returns falling, farmers brave health risks, low wages to toil as labourers in sugarcane fieldsMarathwada's farmers are now working as labourers in sugarcane fields, despite health risks, low wages, and the loss of their children's education.
Nov 04, 2017
Tamil Nadu farmers cut off sugarcane supply to Thanjavur mill over Rs 32 crore arrearsTwo days after state-owned Arignar Anna Sugar Mill warned farmers of legal action if they did not register their crop for the crushing season, farmers said they would not give supplies to the mill until arrears are settled.
Oct 28, 2017
UP farmers raise slogans against Yogi Adityanath government, burn sugarcane crop outside Vidhan SabhaHundreds of sugarcane farmers in Uttar Pradesh burnt their crops outside the Vidhan Sabha on Saturday and raised slogans against the Yogi Adityanath government.
Sep 25, 2017
Govt pegs 2.77% fall in kharif foodgrain output at 134.67 mtIndia's foodgrain production is estimated to decline by 3.86 million tonnes to 134.67 mt this kharif season on account of poor rains as well as floods in some parts of the country
Jul 21, 2017
Surgarcane farmers call off morcha to Goa Assembly after meeting Manohar Parrikarsugarcane farmers in Goa have decided to give up their plan for a march to the Legislative Assembly
Jun 09, 2017
Yogi Adityanath orders loan waiver of 86 lakh farmers in bid to prevent Mandsaur-like strikeUttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath ordered that adequate funds be provided to banks for the loan waiver of 86 lakh farmers soon after the passage of the budget.
Jun 06, 2017
Maharashtra's agriculture conundrum: How sugarcane politics roiled other nutrition crops in the stateEven though all food grain production declined by 13%, electricity consumption by the agricultural sector increased by by 188,140%