Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 15:14
A sugarcane farmer of Pakaria village here has allegedly committed suicide, officials said Thursday.
Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 00:46
In the wake of a sugarcane farmer committing suicide in Uttar Pradesh, BJP asked PM to provide necessary relief to cane growers in UP, Maharashtra and Karnataka and ensure that their dues are paid.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 01, 2013, 22:46
Ajit Singh-led Rashtriya Lok Dal on Sunday organised "chakka jam" in several parts of Uttar Pradesh, demanding immediate beginning of sugarcane crushing by mills, remunerative price to farmers.
Last Updated: Friday, November 29, 2013, 22:00
Allahabad High Court has asked Centre and Uttar Pradesh government to file affidavits "indicating the extent to which benefits have been distributed" in Bundelkhand.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 15:25
Staging a dharna, BJP members on Thursday created ruckus in the Karnataka Assembly over the suicide of a sugarcane farmer as they demanded Chief Minister Siddaramaiah`s resignation blaming him for the tragedy.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 00:12
A depressed sugarcane farmer Wednesday committed suicide near the state secretariat here while protesting against non-payment of arrears by a sugar mill, police said.
Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 18:53
At least two farmers committed suicide in Odisha following crop failure, their families said Friday.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 21, 2013, 22:59
Four farmers allegedly committed suicide in Vidarbha region of Maharashtra on Wednesday, according to NGOs.
Last Updated: Monday, November 04, 2013, 15:57
Several widows of farmers, who had earlier committed suicide in Maharashtra`s Vidarbha region, observed a "Black Diwali" this time in Yavatmal district.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 16:18
A farmer of Wardha district in the Vidarbha region of Maharashtra, who suffered losses of around Rs 15,000 during the last monsoon floods, was aghast to receive a compensation amount of Rs 80.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 14:34
A farmer of Wardha district in the Vidarbha region of Maharashtra, who suffered losses of around Rs.15,000 during the last monsoon floods, was aghast to receive a compensation amount of Rs.80.
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