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Onion prices rise again on farmers stir against trade curbs by govt

Onion prices rise again on farmers stir against trade curbs by govt

MUMBAI: Onion prices rose again in the last two days, after a brief correction early last week, due to a sharp decline in supplies, as fa...Read More

Indore: Truckers strike from today

Indore: Truckers strike from today

Over 15 lakh trucks in state to stop plying.Spike in price of fruits and vegetables likely.Petrol-diesel transporting tankers and farmers...Read More

Bhopal: State seeks over Rs 7K crore from Centre for flood damage

Bhopal: State seeks over Rs 7K crore from Centre for flood damage

Excess rainfall has claimed 674 human lives and large number of livestock

Maharashtra: Farmers halt onion auction

Maharashtra: Farmers halt onion auction

Sources said the farmers feel that in view of the upcoming Assembly elections, the government is more inclined to protect the interests o...Read More

UP govt asks sugar mills to clear dues of farmers by Oct 31

UP govt asks sugar mills to clear dues of farmers by Oct 31

Muzaffarnagar: The Uttar Pradesh government has set October 31 as deadline for sugar mills to clear dues of cane growers, state minister ...Read More

Congress: Govt’s loan waiver scheme a flop; Over 50% of farmers yet to get benefit

Congress: Govt’s loan waiver scheme a flop; Over 50% of farmers yet to get benefit

Mumbai: Even after 27 months of announcement, the BJP-Shiv Sena alliance government has failed to pass on the benefits of the loan-waiver...Read More

Bhopal: Shivraj Singh Chouhan warns of agitation for compensation to farmers

Bhopal: Shivraj Singh Chouhan warns of agitation for compensation to farmers

Chouhan, addressing a press conference before leaving for his tour, warned the government that if relief is not given to a farmers for da...Read More

The cow needs help, not just reverence

The cow needs help, not just reverence

The farmers used to rear cattle with pleasure until a few decades ago. Today they are abandoning them on the streets. These abandoned cat...Read More

Cabinet bonanza for voters & loan waiver for farmers

Cabinet bonanza for voters & loan waiver for farmers

Farmers till now could avail the benefit of waivers of loans from banks or government-approved sources.

Last two phase of CM Fadnavis’s solar scheme approved

Last two phase of CM Fadnavis’s solar scheme approved

The scheme was initiated on November 2018, with the announcement of 1 lakh Solar Pumps to be installed for the empowerment of the farmers...Read More

Maharashtra: ‘Loans to be waived off on crops damaged in heavy rains’

Maharashtra: ‘Loans to be waived off on crops damaged in heavy rains’

Earlier, the government had decided only loans taken by farmers during Kharif 2019 season would be written off in the wake of the floods ...Read More

Uddhav Thackeray warns insurance companies against non-payment of compensation to farmers

Uddhav Thackeray warns insurance companies against non-payment of compensation to farmers

He also urged the state government to take strict action against the insurance companies that aren't paying the compensation for crops to...Read More

Independence Day gift to farmers: IFFCO cuts complex fertilisers rate by Rs 50 per bag; DAP to cost Rs 1,250/bag

Independence Day gift to farmers: IFFCO cuts complex fertilisers rate by Rs 50 per bag; DAP to cost Rs 1,250/bag

New Delhi: Fertiliser major IFFCO on Thursday reduced the price of its complex fertilisers, including DAP, by Rs 50 per bag as part of ef...Read More

Upset with them for destroying crops, farmers lock 200 cows in UP school

Upset with them for destroying crops, farmers lock 200 cows in UP school

The incident took place in the Gonhat village. The farmers were upset as the stray cattle were destroying their crops, and they thought i...Read More

Jalgaon village: Farmers switch to solar pumps, experts fear groundwater exploitation

Jalgaon village: Farmers switch to solar pumps, experts fear groundwater exploitation

In Jalgaon village, many farmers spend sleepless nights to irrigate their fields, as power for irrigation isn’t available during the dayt...Read More

Bhopal: EOW probe reveals names of new companies, farmers

Bhopal: EOW probe reveals names of new companies, farmers

The case pertains to the construction of sewerage plant in Indore and contract for laying out pipelines.

Farmer praised by PM Modi among five who attempted suicide

Farmer praised by PM Modi among five who attempted suicide

The Congress has held the Fadnavis government responsible for this and condemned it for forcing the farmers to attempt suicide.

State mulls framing policy to set up beach shacks

State mulls framing policy to set up beach shacks

Thursday said the state is blessed with a huge coastline and there is a demand to have shacks on the seashores. "But we are treading caut...Read More

Bhopal: BJP stages walkout over recovery notice to farmers

Bhopal: BJP stages walkout over recovery notice to farmers

BJP MLAs, dissatisfied with the reply of the minister, staged walkout. Leader of opposition Gopal Bhargava, during Question Hour.

Acute water crisis in 550 Osmanabad villages this season

Acute water crisis in 550 Osmanabad villages this season

There is only 0.74 per cent water stock in 225 reservoirs in the district, located in the parched Marathwada region, and the groundwater ...Read More

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