Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 22:41
Nearly 225 BJP workers were arrested by the police here on Friday while trying to stage a rail blockade agitation in protest against the Centre`s alleged anti-farmer policies.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 01, 2014, 14:17
A debt-ridden farmer at Jalka village in Vidarbha region of Maharashtra allegedly committed suicide by jumping into a lake.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 07, 2014, 12:12
A debt ridden farmer in Atrohana village in the district has allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself at his house, police said.
Last Updated: Friday, December 20, 2013, 13:52
Farmers of Koraput district of Odisha are on a warpath alleging irregularities at the paddy procurement centres.
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.
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