New Delhi |Sunday, 2021 4:15:05 PM ISTAs the protest continues on the borders of the national capital against the three contentious farm laws passed by the Central government, the farmers, taking a note of the extreme weather conditions, and to guard themselves against the rain and storm, hav... read..
Hyderabad |Sunday, 2021 11:45:05 PM ISTTelangana government will provide Rs 7,509 crore as investment support to over 63 lakh farmers for cultivation during Kharif season under Rythu Bandhu scheme.... read..
Lucknow |Saturday, 2021 10:15:05 PM ISTThe UP government has decided to irrigate 16.49 lakh hectares of additional land from the irrigation projects till next year so that agriculture does not suffer due to lack of water. About 40.56 lakh farmers are likely to be benefited by this.... read..
Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh) | June 12, 2021 3:44:30 PM ISTBhartiya Kishan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait on Saturday clarified that the BKU will not gherao Raj Bhavan and will submit a memorandum to President Ram Nath Kovind through the governors in order to demand his intervention in the farmers' movement.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2021 1:45:05 PM ISTThe protest by the farmers against the new farm laws introduced by the Central government has been nearing 200 days and in order to intensify their agitation, the farmers have announced a sit-in at Raj Bhavans across the country on June 26.... read..
New Delhi | June 12, 2021 1:44:32 PM ISTOn the issue of alleged assault on Delhi Police officers by protestors at Singhu border, Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait on Saturday defended protesting farmers, adding that the intention of the police and government is to instigate farme... read..
New Delhi | June 12, 2021 11:44:31 AM ISTTwo Special Branch officers were allegedly assaulted by a group of protesting farmers at Singhu Border, informed Delhi Police on Saturday.... read..
Sonepat (Haryana) | June 12, 2021 10:14:35 AM ISTSamyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) will stage demonstrations outside Raj Bhawans across the country on June 26 and observe the day as "Kheti Bachao, Loktantra Bachao Diwas".... read..
Chandigarh |Friday, 2021 2:45:06 AM ISTPunjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday termed the â€˜meagre MSP hike for paddy as not only grossly inadequate, but also an insult to the farmers who have been fighting for their rightful dues through their anti-farm law agitation for the past s... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2021 3:15:05 AM ISTA day after the government announced higher kharif MSP on paddy, pulses, cotton and other produce, the Congress on Thursday said that farmers have been cheated again as the MSP doesn't give the price equivalent to the input cost.... read..
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) | June 11, 2021 4:14:31 AM ISTOdisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday announced a special relief package for the farmers in Cyclone Yaas affected districts of the state, where the Cyclonic storm destroyed crops in many places, causing extensive damage to livestock, fisheries ... read..
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | June 10, 2021 1:44:37 AM ISTIn view of the recently enacted farm laws, Maharashtra Minister and Congress party leader Balasaheb Thorat said that the Maharashtra government will amend agricultural laws to protest the interest of farmers in the state.... read..
New Delhi | June 10, 2021 1:44:39 AM ISTBharatiya Janata Party president JP Nadda on Wednesday lauded the union cabinet's decision to hike in MSP of kharif crops and said it shows that the Modi government is determined to double the farmer's income.... read..
|Thursday, 2021 6:15:07 AM ISTAnandpar, a small village in Gujarats Rajkot district, on Wednesday became the first village in the country to have an Aadhaar-based Amul Micro ATM payment centre for the dairy farmers.... read..
Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) | June 9, 2021 10:44:31 PM ISTAndhra Pradesh's Animal Husbandry department's director Dr Amarendra Kumar on Wednesday applauded the efforts made by the state government for the Mission Punganur project which shows its commitment towards local farmers.... read..
Chandigarh (Punjab) | June 9, 2021 9:14:24 PM ISTShiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal on Wednesday appealed to Union Agricultural Minister Narendra Singh Tomar to hold fresh talks with farmers who have been agitating against the Central farm laws.... read..
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) | June 9, 2021 7:14:36 AM ISTTaking a giant leap in the agriculture sector and adopting environment-friendly farming practices across the Union Territory, Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Tuesday flagged off the first consignment of IFFCO's Nano Urea (Liquid) from Kalol area of Guj... read..
New Delhi |Wednesday, 2021 5:45:06 PM ISTFormer Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday took a potshot at the government saying the farmers have been protesting against the three farm laws despite several deaths at the protest site.... read..
New Delhi | June 9, 2021 5:14:36 PM ISTIn a bid to increase the farmers' income, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Wednesday approved an increase in the Minimum Support Prices (MSPs) for all mandated Kharif crops for marketing season 2021-22.... read..
New Delhi | June 9, 2021 4:44:39 PM ISTExtending his support to the ongoing farmers' protest, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday slammed the Central government, stating that the farmers have been protesting against the three agricultural laws despite several deaths at the protest site.... read..
Tohana (Haryana) | June 7, 2021 11:14:33 PM ISTFarmers, who have been agitating in Tohana over the arrest of two farmers, will now head back to the national capital to continue their protest against the Centre's farm laws, Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait said on Monday.... read..
By Ambuj PandeyFatehabad (Haryana) | June 7, 2021 9:44:30 AM ISTBharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait is scheduled to meet West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on June 9 in Kolkata, confirmed sources.... read..
Fatehabad (Haryana) | June 7, 2021 11:44:33 AM ISTFarmer unions have called off the statewide gherao of police stations in Haryana after the state government released the two arrested farmers on Monday morning.... read..
Srinagar |Sunday, 2021 2:45:05 PM ISTThere has been a bumper strawberry crop in Kashmir this year; farmers are busy in their fields harvesting their produce and packing it in small boxes but the growers are incurring losses despite the bumper crop due to the lockdown following the coronaviru... read..
Jaipur |Thursday, 2021 9:45:06 PM ISTRegarded as the 'Saunf King' of Sirohi, Ishaq Ali, a farmer 'scientist' in Rajasthan, has earned many laurels for innovating in the field of fennel farming and has left one and all surprised by producing over 25 tonnes on 15 acres of land, thereby making ... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 2:15:06 AM IST"I earn 500 rupees every day by cooking, washing dishes and other work in the farmers' agitation. Along with boys from my village, I am working on a daily wages basis," Shekhar Sharma, a resident of Shamli district of Uttar Pradesh, was employed at the ai... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2021 4:45:05 AM ISTThe Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) Punjab unit co-incharge Raghav Chadha on Saturday sought police protection from Chief Minister Amarinder Singh for the farmers who have been protesting against three Central farm laws on the borders of Delhi for over two months... read..
Lucknow |Wednesday, 2021 8:45:05 PM ISTAfter the success story of strawberry cultivation in Bundelkhand region, more and more farmers in this region are opting for non-conventional crops, mainly fruits.... read..