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Budget has nothing for farmers, youth and unemployed: Mulayam  Feb 28, 4:58 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 28 (ANI): Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Saturday expressed his disappointment over the Union Budget, saying that it does not take care of the farmers, the youth and the unemployed.
Highlights of Union Budget 2015-16 (Part 3)  Feb 28, 11:50 am
New Delhi, Feb. 28 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who is presenting the Union Budget for fiscal 2015-16 in the Lok Sabha, proposed to create a national agriculture market to increase farmers' income.
PM Modi to opposition: Let us work together on Land Acquisition bill  Feb 27, 5:49 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged the opposition to help create a land acquisition bill that works for the benefit of the farmers, inviting his critics to 'work together' on the ordinance.
Land Acquisition Ordinance: Jyotiraditya Scindia slams BJP  Feb 25, 6:09 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 25 (ANI): Congress MP Jyotiraditya Scindia on Wednesday lashed out at the BJP-led government at the Centre for depriving the farmers of their rights and alleged that the Centre is working under the direction of the corporates.
Budget Session: Farmers for more funds, adequate security to crops  Feb 25, 6:09 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 25 (ANI): Farmers of the country are hopeful of getting more funds and adequate insurance for their crops in the upcoming Budget to be presented to Parliament.
Land Acquisition Ordinance 'historical injustice` towards farmers: Kamal Nath  Feb 25, 3:49 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 25 (ANI): Congress leader Kamal Nath on Wednesday termed the Land Acquisition Ordinance as a historical injustice towards farmers and reiterated that his party would strongly oppose it.
Congress launches 'Zameen Waapsi Aandolan' in Delhi  Feb 25, 3:49 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 25 (ANI): The Congress Party on Wednesday cornered the Centre on the Land Acquisition Ordinance and began a 'Zameen Waapsi Aandolan' protest at the Jantar Mantar here highlighting that the government's move is anti-farmers.
Land Ordinance bill against the rights of farmers: Nitish Kumar  Feb 24, 6:19 pm
Patna, Feb. 24 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday strongly opposed the Land Acquisition bill, which was introduced by government in the Parliament, adding that it is against the rights of the farmers.
AAP launches 'salt campaign' to protest against Land Acquisition bill   Feb 24, 5:30 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 24 (ANI): Protesting against the Land Acquisition ordinance, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Yogendra Yadav on Tuesday presented packets of salt to all Members of the Parliament (MPs), stating that those in power should not forget the contributions of farmers.
Former PM Deve Gowda expresses reservations over Land acquisition Bill  Feb 24, 2:48 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 24 (ANI): Former prime minister and Vokkaliga strongman H D Deve Gowda on Tuesday expressed his reservation over the Land Acquisition Bill, opining that the ordinance would 'harm' the farmers.
Land Acquisition Ordinance 'atrocious and against the people': CPI  Feb 24, 2:30 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 24 (ANI): Senior Communist Party India (CPI) leaders on Tuesday slammed the Land Acquisition Ordinance as atrocious and against the people of the country, adding that the government wants to snatch farmers' land and give it to international companies.
Land Acquisition Ordinance violates farmers' rights, says Congress  Feb 23, 3:02 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 23 (ANI): Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Monday said that the Land Acquisition Ordinance brought by the BJP-led government at the Centre was not in favour of the farmers.
Congress targets Government over Land Ordinance Bill  Feb 22, 6:11 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 21 (ANI): Congress leader Anand Sharma on Sunday lashed out at the BJP-led government over the Land Ordinance Bill, saying the Centre is not sensitive about the woes of farmers.
Govt. should withdraw Land Ordinance Bill: Anna Hazare  Feb 22, 3:58 pm
Ralegan Siddhi, (Maharashtra), Feb. 22 (ANI): Veteran social activist Anna Hazare on Sunday called for the Land Ordinance Bill to be taken back, adding that the government should instead look out for ways to improve the condition of the farmers.
Rajnath Singh assures laws would be made farmer friendly  Feb 21, 9:34 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 21 (ANI): Bharatiya Kisan Union general secretary Yudhir Singh, who met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh here today, said the government has promised to listen to the woes of the farmers once they prepare a draft for the same.
Nagas in Manipur celebrate seed sowing festival 'Lui-Ngai-Ni'  Feb 20, 4:56 pm
Imphal, Feb. 20 (ANI): A festive mood prevailed in Manipur's Senapati district as the farmers wearing exotic headgears, traditional costumes and ethnic ornaments celebrated the traditional seed sowing festival of 'Lui-Ngai-Ni'.
Anna Hazare asks govt. to withdraw ordinance on Land Acquisition Bill  Feb 19, 9:15 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 19 (ANI): Veteran social activist Anna Hazare, who will sit on a protest against the ordinance on Land Acquisition Bill, on Thursday lashed out at the government for removing the provisions which provided taking the farmers' consent before acquiring their land.
Anna Hazare has right to express his opinion on farmers interest, says BJP  Feb 12, 7:18 pm
New Delhi, Feb.12 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday said that social activist Anna Hazare has right to express his opinion, adding that the government will take full note of what he has to say on the issues of farmers' interest.
SC criticizes govt. for delay in compensation to farmers  Feb 12, 10:43 am
New Delhi, Feb. 12 (ANI): The Supreme Court has critcised the Centre for delaying the payment of compensation to farmers for the land acquired from them.
'Struggling' Woods taking indefinite leave from golf, admits needs lot of work on game  Feb 12, 10:06 am
Wellington, Feb 12 (ANI): Former world number one golfer Tiger Woods has admitted that he needs a lot of work on his game and is therefore taking an indefinite leave from the professional tour.
Seminar on spice cultivation held for farmers in Agartala  Feb 10, 5:09 pm
Agartala, Feb. 10 (ANI): A two-day seminar on spice cultivation was organised by the Spice Board of India in association with Department of Horticulture of Tripura in Agartala.
Fitness guru claims wrong training post surgery can be 'catastrophic' for Woods' career  Feb 10, 12:19 pm
London, Feb 10 (ANI): Former English striker Drewe Broughton has claimed that surgery topped with wrong training would be 'catastrophic' for ex-world number one Tiger Woods' career, unless the golfer acts now.
Cattle fair in Tamil Nadu draws many enthusiastic farmers  Feb 7, 5:10 pm
Pollachi, (Tamil Nadu), Feb. 7 (ANI): A cattle fair held to spread awareness among people about the preservation of livestock drew enthusiastic response from villagers in Tamil Nadu.
Tiger Woods backs out of Farmers Open with back pain  Feb 6, 10:00 am
London, Feb 06 (ANI): Former world number one Tiger Woods has backed out of the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines due to back pain.
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.