Updated : 1 day, 22 hours ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 20 (ANI): The Supreme Court has directed the Central government to submit a rehabilitation plan for the farmers in Andaman and Nicobar Island who were affected by 2004 Tsunami.
Updated : 3 days, 15 hours ago IST
Amritsar (Punjab) [India], Oct 18 (ANI) Protesting against the prohibition on stubble burning, hundreds of farmers blocked the Amritsar-Jammu and Kashmir rail route by sitting on 'Dharna' on the tracks in Batala, 40 kms from Amritsar, on Thursday.
Updated : 3 days, 17 hours ago IST
Aurangabad (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 18 (ANI): Farmers in Aurangabad's Marathwada region have demanded that Maharashtra government should declare the region drought-hit.
Updated : 6 days, 4 hours ago IST
Bhatinda (Punjab) [India], Oct 16 (ANI): Despite a prohibition on the burning of farm residue, farmers in Punjab's Bhatinda city are holding protests and continuing to burn stubble.
Updated : 6 days, 14 hours ago IST
Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], Oct 15 (ANI): Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday extended his sympathies with the farmers of the state over the prohibition on stubble burning but told them that the National Green Tribunal (NGT) laws must be followed.
Updated : 6 days, 16 hours ago IST
Datia (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Oct 15 (ANI): Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday took a pot shot at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying that he was only interested in helping rich businessmen and not the farmers.
Updated : 1 week, 1 day ago IST
Amritsar (Punjab) [India], Oct 13 (ANI): Farmers in Punjab on Saturday claimed that industries and vehicles majorly contribute to air pollution and not stubble burning.
Updated : 1 week, 2 days ago IST
Bhatinda (Punjab) [India], Oct 13 (ANI): Union Minister of Food Processing Industries, Harsimrat Kaur Badal, on Friday accused the Punjab government of implementing harsh policies, due to which around 600 to 700 farmers have committed suicide.
New Delhi [India], Oct 12 (ANI): The rampant practice of stubble burning has emerged as a major problem in Punjab and Haryana, leading to an increase in the environmental pollution as well as posing a major health hazard to the residents. In line with its commitment to foster best agricultu
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Oct 12, (ANI): The Congress on Friday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party of being anti-farmers and called Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan a bigger "jumlebaaz" than Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Updated : 1 week, 3 days ago IST
Karnal (Haryana) [India], Oct 12 (ANI): Even after prohibition, farmers in Haryana's Karnal district burned stubble in the region.
Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], Oct 11 (ANI): Farmers from Punjab's Patiala on Thursday claimed that with no alternatives left, they are forced to burn stubble.