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Watch: Daily News and Analysis with Sudhir Chaudhary, 1st Jan, 2019

Watch the complete segment of DNA with Sudhir Chaudhary, 1st Jan, 2019. This segment of DNA brings to you analysis of top news of the day.

Jan 02, 2019, 07:18 AM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, 1st January, 2019

This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more information.

Jan 01, 2019, 21:44 PM IST

PM Modi calls Congress’s decision to waive farm loans a ‘political stunt’

PM Modi said that farm loan waivers should be "definitely done" if it helps but that was not a long-term solution to the problem of farmer distress.

Jan 01, 2019, 20:50 PM IST

Farmers' protest: Here are the key recommendations of MS Swaminathan panel

The MS Swaminathan commission had called for fast and inclusive growth for farmers. 

Oct 03, 2018, 11:07 AM IST

Against China's 50,000 jobs per day, Modi govt creating just 450 jobs: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said that the BJP government has failed to deliver on tall promises which it made to the people of India.

Oct 05, 2017, 18:28 PM IST

Sonia Gandhi to chair Congress CMs' conference today, may launch an all-out attack on PM Modi

UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi will on Tuesday chair a meeting of the Congress chief ministers to discuss agrarian crisis and the controversial Land Acquisition Bill which is being pushed by the Narendra Modi government.

Jun 09, 2015, 08:56 AM IST

FM admits to 'agrarian crisis', offers more support to farmers

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday hinted at more sops for the troubled farmers, saying the unseasonal rains in March have resulted in an "agrarian crisis".

May 09, 2015, 22:20 PM IST

Sakshi Maharaj pulls up UP govt over farmers suicide

The Uttar Pradesh government has failed to address the agrarian crisis in the state and the funds allocated by Central government to the distressed farmers have not reached them, BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj said on Friday.

May 01, 2015, 22:51 PM IST

Pilot project in two Maharashtra districts to combat agrarian crisis: Fadnavis

A pilot project would be undertaken in Maharashtra's Yavatmal and Osmanabad districts with Israeli cooperation to combat agrarian crisis, which has led to several farmers' suicide, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said on Thursday.

Apr 30, 2015, 23:45 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi's padyatra in Amravati district: As it happened

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday undertook a 15-kilometre day-long padyatra in Amravati district of Maharashtra's Vidarbha region. Maharashtra is one of the states that experienced severe agrarian crisis and Amravati division in Vidarbha region has witnessed many suicide cases of farmers this year.

Apr 30, 2015, 08:58 AM IST

DNA: The disturbing case of shrinking farmer population in India

Recent reports and figures reveal a shrinking farmer population in India, which is primarily an agriculture-based country.

Mar 24, 2015, 00:14 AM IST