Farmers firm on protest at Fadnavis' Nagpur home on November 30

"Unconvinced" by the assurance given by Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on resolving issues facing farmers, Shetkari Sanghatana on Friday decided to go ahead with its plan to hold a sit-in outside his residence at Dharampeth here on Sunday.

Pro-GM crops group mobilising opinion in states

With a moratorium on cultivation of GM crops, pro-biotech crops group are now mobilising opinion in states for allowing farmers to cultivate genetically modified produce.

No women rights by destroying democracy: Sharad Joshi

Sharad Joshi, the lone Rajya
Sabha member who voted against the Women`s Reservation Bill,
on Wednesday said he would not like women rights to be given by
destroying democracy.