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Hitler built secret aerodromes in Norfolk to invade England  Jan 26, 3:35 pm
London, Jan. 26 (ANI): The classified wartime papers that were recently unearthed have revealed that Dutch farmers working for Adolf Hitler had built secret Nazi aerodromes in Norfolk to invade England from the sky.
'Grown up' Dustin Johnson ready PGA Tour return post six-month leave of absence  Jan 26, 11:40 am
Johannesburg, Jan 26 (ANI): American golf ace Dustin Johnson would end a six-month leave of absence from the sport to seek help for personal challenges with his return to the PGA Tour at next month's Farmers Insurance Open in San Diego.
Innovations assist Jharkhand farmers to revive agriculture  Jan 22, 11:06 am
Deoghar, January 22 (ANI): Sanjay Singh, a small landholder but a market savvy farmer claims to be producing the best quality of vegetables in his village Madanpur in Jharkhand. He sells his produce in the nearby weekly market without allowing any bargaining on the price.
Farmers compete to win bullock cart race in Visakhapatnam  Jan 19, 9:20 am
Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh), Jan.19 (ANI): City dwellers flocked to rural areas of Visakhapatnam over the weekend to witness bullock carts racing, a part of Indian harvest festival Makar Sankranti.
India, Australia to explore business ties with Progressive Dairy solutions  Jan 14, 5:39 pm
Ludhiana, Jan. 14 (ANI): A 25 member delegation from Australia on Wednesday met with the Progressive Dairy Farmers' Association (PDFA) to explore business ties with its company, the Progressive Dairy solutions,
Land acquisition ordinance not in favour of farmers: Jairam Ramesh  Jan 14, 3:27 pm
Bhatta Parsaul (UP), Jan. 14 (ANI): Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Wednesday criticized the government over the land acquisition ordinance, saying it is not in favour of farmers and labourers.
Israel to open centres of excellence for farmers in India  Jan 12, 9:30 am
Gandhinagar, Jan. 12 (ANI): Israel's Agriculture Minister Yair Shamir has announced that his country will open centres of excellence for farmers in India to encourage research in agriculture sector.
PM Modi for fast-tracking of pro-farmer initiatives  Dec 30, 2:15 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 30 (ANI): In yet another initiative aimed at benefiting the farmers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked the concerned departments and ministries of the Union Government to fast-track the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana.
'The Agri Store' to create life changing experiences from buyers to farmers: Snapdeal  Dec 23, 2:05 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 23 (ANI): The CEO and co-founder of, Kunal Bahl, has said the launch of 'The Agri Store' is a move by his company aimed at creating life changing experiences for buyers and sellers to farmers in India.
Empowerment of farmers, tribals and women will develop Jharkhand: Rahul Gandhi  Dec 17, 3:46 pm
Shikaripara (Jharkhand), Dec. 17 (ANI): Congress party vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said that farmers, tribals and women of Jharkhand must be empowered for the state to develop, adding that he and Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a difference of opinion over what method was best to take the state forward.
Bundelkhand farmers seek answers from history  Dec 11, 9:51 am
Bhopal, Dec. 11 (ANI): After hearing the speech of Narendra Modi at the Red Fort on Independence Day that "Yeh desh kisaano ne banaya hai..." that this nation has been built by farmers, the farmers of Bundelkhand in Uttar Pradesh, felt their hopes soar.
Japan takes step forward to protect environment  Dec 9, 4:24 pm
Niigata /Yokohama, Dec. 9 (ANI): Niigata Plain in Japan was affected by regular floods restricting farmers to harvest only once in three years. Having ill-drained land below sea level, it was in need of drainage facilities.
We will stage 'dharna' over black money issue on Dec. 22: Nitish Kumar  Dec 4, 5:25 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 4 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) (JD(U)) leader Nitish Kumar on Thursday said that during the meeting of leaders from six political parties, it was decided that they will collectively stage a 'dharna' on December 22 against the Central Government on the black money issue and on the issue of betraying farmers over the minimum support price.
UP farmers protest against unchanged sugarcane prices   Nov 15, 2:38 pm
Lucknow, Nov. 15 (ANI): The farmers burnt sugarcane here on Saturday as they staged a protest against the state government for keeping the prices of unchanged for the third year in a row.
Bankura's Hindu and Muslim pumpkin farmers work to promote communal harmony  Oct 20, 12:00 pm
Bankura (West Bengal), Oct.20 (ANI): Hindu and Muslim farmers in Bankura, West Bengal, are promoting communal harmony by working on their farms together to ensure increased production for a better lifestyle.
Hooda promises to relieve farmers from burden of interest on loans  Oct 5, 6:39 pm
Shahzadpur (Haryana), Oct. 5 (ANI): Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda today assured to relieve the farmers of Haryana from the burden of interest on loans taken by them.
Farmers in Haryana stage protest against low paddy prices  Oct 4, 8:38 pm
Yamuna Nagar (Haryana), Oct.4 (ANI): The farmers in Haryana staged a protest here on Saturday against low paddy prices and demanded that the rates should be revised.
Floods, sand deposits damage farmers' crops in Punjab  Sep 28, 4:42 pm
Amritsar, Sept. 28 (ANI): Sand deposits left by the flooded river Ravi in fields has left farmers' crops damaged in Amritsar district.
River sand buries hopes of farmers in Amritsar  Sep 25, 2:14 pm
Ajnala (Amritsar) Sept. 25 (ANI): Indian farmers living along the India-Pakistan border have demanded economic relief packages from the government, saying that their crops have been damaged by the Ravi river sand.
Ajit Singh supports farmers' demand to convert his Govt. residence into Smriti Bhawan  Sep 18, 5:07 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 18 (ANI): Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) chief and former civil aviation minister Ajit Singh today supported the farmers demand to convert his official residence into Smriti Bhawan.
Australian project to help improve land, water resources management   Sep 17, 7:12 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 17 (ANI): Indian researchers are helping their Australian counterparts to help farmers boost their crops by making more efficient use of ground and surface water during the dry summer months.
Crystal National Agri Awards celebrate PM's call on per drop more crop  Aug 27, 6:43 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 27 (ANI): Weeks after Prime Minister Narendra Modi exhorted scientists to bring innovative farm practices from lab to land and ensure 'per drop more crop', one of country's leading agri business companies, Crystal Crops Protection, today announced the distribution of awards to recognize contributions of farmers and scientists to Indian agriculture.
Heavy rainfall damages crops in Kashmir, farmers incur losses  Aug 20, 11:07 am
Rajouri, Aug20(ANI): Heavy rainfall and strong winds caused huge damage to crops and vegetable farms in Kashmir, leaving farmers in distress over expected losses.
PM Narendra Modi announces 'Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojna' for farmers  Aug 15, 10:33 am
New Delhi, Aug. 15 (ANI): During the 68th Independence Day speech, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, announced the 'Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojna' after stating that farmer suicide rate has increased tremendously.
Sugarcane farmers protest in UP  Aug 12, 8:40 pm
Lucknow, Aug. 12 (ANI): Sugarcane farmers from Uttar Pradesh went out in protest today, demanding that the government take action against privately owned sugar mills.