Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 15:04
Kerala government chief whip P.C. George raised the issue of free fall of rubber prices through a calling attention motion in the state assembly Wednesday to demand immediate intervention of the government.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 03, 2014, 15:39
Hitting the campaign trail in Bihar, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Saturday attacked the Congress alleging that under its rule several farmers have committed suicide and poverty has not been eradicated.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 08, 2014, 02:09
Targeting Congress and NCP over the suicide of farmers in the state, MNS chief Raj Thackeray today appealed to them not to take the extreme step and instead kill those who have done injustice to them.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 19:00
BJP chief Rajnath Singh on Tuesday attacked the Uttar Pradesh government and the Centre for "continuously neglecting" the agricultural sector, and alleged that their wrong policies were forcing farmers to end life.
Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 16:47
At least two farmers committed suicide in Odisha following crop failure, their families said Friday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 02, 2013, 22:14
Maha govt said it is taking steps to insulate farmers from adverse market and weather conditions by helping them to have a regular income.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 08, 2013, 11:12
Two debt-ridden farmers allegedly committed suicide in this district of Andhra Pradesh, police said on Saturday.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 24, 2013, 17:54
Terming India`s rate of price rise the highest in the world, the CPI-M Sunday blamed the Congress-led UPA government`s policies for creating a tendency of suicide among farmers.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 11, 2012, 17:32
As many as 608 farmers have committed suicide in the district in the last 14 years, a senior district official said.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 01, 2012, 11:55
Three cotton farmers from Karimnagar district of Andhra Pradesh allegedly committed suicide owing to indebtedness and crop failure.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 09, 2012, 14:03
Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Tuesday termed farmers` suicide as a serious issue, but said such cases were showing a decline.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 08, 2012, 17:31
Four more debt-ridden farmers have allegedly committed suicide in the district, taking this year`s toll to 536 in Vidarbha region of Maharashtra.
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