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Farmers' suicide: CPI accuses Govt. of favouring corporate sector   Jun 30, 11:37 am
Chandigarh, June 30 (ANI): Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D. Raja on Tuesday accused the government of helping the corporate section and big business houses instead of devising policies to address the issue of farmers.
Farmers' suicide issue doesn't pertain to one particular state: BJP   Jun 30, 11:08 am
New Delhi, June 30 (ANI): Expressing serious concern over the issue of farmers' suicide, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Bijoy Sonkar Shastri on Tuesday said it should not be looked upon as pertaining to one particular state.
Sugarcane farmers in Karnataka demand payment of their dues  Jun 29, 6:56 pm
Belgaum (Karnataka), June 29 (ANI): A large number of farmers staged an indefinite hunger strike near the Suvarna Vidhana Soudha (SVS) here on Monday demanding payment of their dues.
Varun Gandhi distributes compensation cheques to UP farmers  Jun 28, 3:02 pm
Lakhimpur (Uttar Pradesh), June 28 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Varun Gandhi on Sunday distributed compensation cheques to farmers in Uttar Pradesh who have suffered crop damage due to unseasonal rain.
Dairy and milk tradition of Punjab rescues Italian Parmesan cheese  Jun 26, 9:20 am
London, June 26 (ANI): With the Italian economy booming in the 1980s, the youngsters of Po Valley, which is home to its famous Parmesan cheese, started turning their backs on what they considered 'menial, unskilled' work, throwing the dairy industry in the region into serious jeopardy. However, when the Italians needed help the most, farmers from Punjab stepped in to revive the dairy sector and take it to new heights.
'Important to bring change through technology': PM Modi  Jun 18, 10:08 pm
New Delhi, June 18 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday stressed on the importance of bringing a change through technology in this changing era.
Punjab: Gloom looms over deceased farmer's family  Jun 18, 1:09 pm
Fategarh Sahib (Punjab), June 18 (ANI): The family members of 60-year-old Surjit Singh, a farmer who committed suicide by consuming poison, on Thursday said that they have no hope of farmers' issues
Rahul Gandhi begins padyatra with Chhattisgarh farmers  Jun 16, 10:20 am
Janjgir Champa (Chhattisgarh), June 16 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday began his padyatra with farmers and workers from Saradih village in Janjgir-Champa district of Chhattisgarh.
Rahul Gandhi to embark on foot-march with Chhattisgarh farmers  Jun 16, 8:56 am
New Delhi, June 16 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday will embark on a foot march with farmers and workers from Saradih village to Dabhra in Janjgir-Champa district of Chhattisgarh.
'Distress' tourist Rahul Gandhi must stop provoking farmers: BJP  Jun 11, 2:11 pm
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday alleged that Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, who has been indulging in distress tourism, is spreading gloom among the farmers rather than giving them the confidence and courage to fight the existing situation.
Govt. intervenes to unclog payment of arrears to cane farmers  Jun 10, 5:04 pm
New Delhi, June 10 (ANI): To help the industry clear its cane due arrears, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today approved a proposal to provide soft loans to the extent of Rs. 6000 crore to the sugar industry.
Centre committed to minimize impact of natural disasters on farmers: Radha Mohan Singh  Jun 3, 2:20 pm
New Delhi, June 3 (ANI): Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh has said that the Centre is committed to minimising the impact of natural disasters on farmers, adding that government's tackling of the shortfall in last year's monsoon reflected this determination.
Interests of farmers and consumers high on Govt. agenda, says Paswan  Jun 1, 7:12 pm
New Delhi, June 1 (ANI): Union Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Monday said the interests of farmers and consumers are high on the agenda of the NDA
Will fight for farmers' rights against 'suit boot ki sarkar': Rahul Gandhi  May 30, 6:22 pm
New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday slammed the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government for the repromulgation of the Land Bill, adding that his party will fight for the rights of the farmers.
Repromulgation of Land Bill an 'affront to Parliament: Congress  May 30, 1:45 pm
New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): The Congress Party on Saturday slammed the Centre for the repromulgation of the Land Bill, terming the move an 'affront' to the Parliament and 'travesty of justice' for the farmers.
Land Bill: Jaitley meets farmers' delegation, assures them of support  May 28, 5:53 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who met a farmers' delegation representing different stakeholders and organisations from across the country here on Thursday, assured them that their suggestions would be looked into suitably and that their interests would not be ignored.
First mega Food Park of Northeast to be inaugurated in Assam today  May 28, 10:12 am
Nathkuchi, May 28 (ANI): The first mega food park of North East will be inaugurated at Nathkuchi in Nalbari district of Assam on Thursday.
Farmers progress crucial to ensure nation's progress: PM Modi  May 26, 5:42 pm
New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said there was a need to make the nation's farmers more aware to ensure their progress, which would in turn ensure India's progress.
Change in weather damages fruits in Jammu and Kashmir  May 26, 4:41 pm
Srinagar, May 26 (ANI): Weather in Jammu and Kashmir has hindered the growth of fruits, leaving the farmers high and dry.
Modi Govt. should change its mindset towards farmers: Congress  May 25, 7:56 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (ANI): The Congress Party on Monday hit back at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for targeting the former UPA regime and said that the BJP-led NDA Government needs to change its mindset towards farmers.
PM for farmers, says 'didn't guarantee 'acchey din' for India's 'looters'  May 25, 6:34 pm
Mathura, May 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said there is no place for power hungry people in his governance, and added that he had not guaranteed good days for those who had looted this country.
PM reaches out to farmers, says 'didn't guarantee 'acchey din' for looters  May 25, 6:32 pm
Mathura, May 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said there is no place for power hungry people in his governance, adding that he had not guaranteed good days for those who had looted this country.
Shiv Sena mouthpiece criticises PM Modi for extending a billion dollar line of credit to Mongolia  May 20, 1:48 pm
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): The Shiv Sena on Wednesday criticized Prime Minister Narendra Modi for extending a billion dollar line of credit to Mongolia, saying that the latter had not shown the same interest to aid the farmers of Maharashtra who were reeling from debt.
Rahul Gandhi appeals to NDA Govt. to work for the poor  May 19, 6:51 pm
Amethi, May 19 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday appealed to the NDA Government to work for the welfare of farmers, labourers and the poor.
Rahul Gandhi to meet rain-affected farmers in Amethi  May 19, 7:45 am
New Delhi, May 19 (ANI): Congress party vice president Rahul Gandhi will meet the farmers who were affected by the recent unseasonal rain in his parliamentary constituency Amethi today.
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