Farm Loan Waiver

Interim Budget 2019 today, sops for farmers and salaried class, cheap loans likely as Lok Sabha election nears

The NDA govt will present its Interim Budget 2019 on Friday amidst a lot of hopes and expectations from across the spectrum of society.

Jan 31, 2019, 23:02 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Is Modi government's action plan for farmers to gain votes in elections 2019?

Taal Thok Ke: This is a special segment of Taal Thok Ke which brings to you panel discussion on concurrent issues. Is Modi government's action plan for farmers to gain votes in elections 2019? Watch this debate to know more.

Jan 17, 2019, 19:52 PM IST

Watch: Top 19 news stories of the day, January 17th, 2019

In this new show of Zee News watch 19 stories of the day. This show brings to you detailed information on every single story. Watch full video to know more.

 

Jan 17, 2019, 19:52 PM IST

Kamal Nath government gives nod to waive off loans of farmers upto Rs 2 lakh in Madhya Pradesh

The Cabinet has decided to waive off loans upto Rs 2 lakh that were taken by farmers before 12 December 2018.

Jan 05, 2019, 14:06 PM IST

Congress a 'Lollipop Company', has no real concern for farmers: PM Narendra Modi

PM Modi attacked Congress while addressing a rally at Ghazipur in eastern UP.

Dec 29, 2018, 18:48 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Congress misleading farmers on loan waiver, says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday accused the Congress of misleading farmers in the name of loan waivers.

Dec 28, 2018, 09:00 AM IST

Mamata Banerjee questions farm loan waivers, triggers speculation of rift with Congress

Mamata Banerjee said that while some were announcing farm loan waivers, she was gathering information to ascertain if the move actually benefitted people on the ground.

Dec 26, 2018, 18:09 PM IST

Kavi Yudh: Special poetic war on farm loan waiver

This segment of Zee News brings to you special poetic war between poets on farm loan waiver. Watch this video to know more.

Dec 23, 2018, 21:20 PM IST

6 months on, Karnataka yet to see farm loan waiver, tweets mean nothing: BJP slams Congress

Soon after Congress came to power in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, Chief Ministers of both states - Kamal Nath and Bhupesh Baghel - made the announcement to waive off farmer loans.

Dec 19, 2018, 13:40 PM IST

Won't let PM Modi sleep until all farm loans waived: Rahul Gandhi

In a stinging attack on what he described as crony capitalism, Rahul said the government has turned a blind eye to the loans given to 15 top industrialists of the country.

Dec 18, 2018, 14:31 PM IST

Former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan points at 'enormous problems' over Congress' farm loan waiver promise

According to former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, farm loan waiver promised by Congress party would lead to major issues concerning the fiscal of the state.

Dec 14, 2018, 13:12 PM IST

After state poll wins, Congress starts work on promised farm loan waivers

The party is reportedly collecting inputs on how to waive off farmers' loan in the state within 10 days of new government's swearing-in. 

Dec 13, 2018, 06:48 AM 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

Congress warns of fast on Friday in support of Hardik Patel in Gujarat

Hardik Patel has been on fast since August 25 demanding loan waiver for farmers in Gujarat. 

Sep 06, 2018, 22:55 PM IST

Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy, under pressure to announce farm loan waiver, seeks 50% support from Modi government

In his address at the 4th meeting of the NITI Ayog governing council in New Delhi, Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy said that about 85 lakh farmers have outstanding debts on account of agricultural loans from banks in the state.

Jun 17, 2018, 20:23 PM IST

Did not mean to show disrespect to people: Kumaraswamy on 'at mercy of Congress' remark

Kumaraswamy was on May 23, 2018, sworn-in as Karnataka CM at a grand ceremony in Bengaluru attended by a galaxy of top leaders and regional satraps.

May 28, 2018, 23:24 PM IST

BS Yeddyurappa announces loan waiver for farmers, urges MLAs to listen to their inner voice

BS Yeddyurappa, who took over as the Chief Minister of Karnataka amid a high political drama, has announced a farm loan waiver up to Rs 1 lakh. 

May 17, 2018, 12:18 PM IST

Karnataka polls: JD(S) releases manifesto, promises farm loan waiver, offers sops to women

Janata Dal(Secular) on Monday released its manifesto that promised a plethora of sops and freebies.

May 07, 2018, 17:47 PM IST

Quick fix farm loan waivers should be replaced with policy: Urjit Patel

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor said that many elements of this optimal approach are well known -- crop insurance, infrastructure, irrigation, technology-enabled productivity improvements and opening up the farm economy to market forces and open trade. 

Sep 01, 2017, 17:46 PM IST

Economic Survey warns against spate of farm loan waivers

Farm loan waiver has been presumed to be inflationary. But the short-term consequences are likely to be "quite deflationary", it said.

Aug 11, 2017, 16:52 PM IST