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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

After farmers, PM Narendra Modi to interact with members of Self Help Groups through video conferencing

After addressing issues concerning farmers of the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will directly interact with the members of Self Help Groups through video conferencing at 9:30 on Thursday. 

Jul 12, 2018, 06:41 AM IST

Rahul Gandhi lashes out at Centre on farmers' plight

Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday came down heavily on the PM Modi and Rajasthan governments over farmers` issues.

Jul 19, 2017, 18:20 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi targets PM Modi in LS over farmers' issue

Rahul Gandhi hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Make in India' initiative, saying farmers were the biggest contributor to the campaign but were feeling helpless.

Apr 29, 2015, 14:48 PM IST

Gajendra's brother says Manish Sisodia invited him for AAP rally

Gajendra Singh's brother on Thursday demanded action to be taken against Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders immediately.

Apr 23, 2015, 16:13 PM IST

Farmer's suicide at AAP rally being probed: Rajnath Singh

Investigation into the suicide of a farmer from Rajasthan at an AAP rally has been handed over to the crime branch and the Delhi Police has been asked to give a report in the matter in a time-bound

Apr 23, 2015, 15:30 PM IST

Mulayam Singh criticises BJP govt, says farmer policies need to change

Speaking in the Lok Sabha on Thursday, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav criticised the Modi government and said farmer policies need to change.

Apr 23, 2015, 13:42 PM IST

Centre, state govts should work together over farmers' issues: BJP MP Sanjeev Balyan

After a man committed suicide at the AAP rally held in New Delhi on Wednesday to oppose the Land Acquisition Bill, BJP MP and Union Minister has said that Centre and state governments should work t

Apr 22, 2015, 18:50 PM IST

Parties afraid of issues raised by Rahul: Congress

Congress on Saturday said UP
Chief Minister Mayawati and all political parties are afraid
of issues raised by Rahul Gandhi.

Jul 09, 2011, 22:01 PM IST