Tuesday, November 24, 2020
Tags Farmer suicides

Tag: farmer suicides

No deaths: Agriculture ministry is ostrich-like over farmer suicides

New Delhi: If the union agriculture ministry is to be believed, not a single farmer's suicide was registered in Bihar and Rajasthan in the past...

Protests on farmer suicides adjourn Telangana assembly

By NewsGram Staff Writer Hyderabad: To seek clarifications from the government on the issue of farmers' suicides, the opposition stalled the Telangana assembly proceedings on...

Telangana CM appeals to farmers: Don’t end lives

By NewsGram Staff Writer Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Wednesday appealed to farmers not to commit suicides and assured them government assistance. Replying...

Telangana legislature rocked by farmer suicides

Hyderabad: The spate of suicides by farmers in Telangana rocked both houses of the state legislature on Tuesday. Voicing concern over the suicides, the state...

Farmer Suicides: Telangana hikes compensation to Rs 6 lakh

Hyderabad: After a five-hour cabinet meeting that discussed farmer suicide deaths and agriculture crisis in the Telangana districts, the Telangana government decided to hike compensation...

Karnataka agrarian crisis Pt.1: What ails the farmers?

By Nithin Sridhar Karnataka is storming with cases of large scale farmer-suicides on one hand and the issue of drought on the other. The problem...

Farmer Suicides: How state governments distort numbers to mitigate the issue

By Vasudha Kaul With the recent suicide of Gajendra Singh, a farmer from Rajasthan, the concern over abysmally high farmer suicides in India has come...

Punjab: Another debt-ridden farmer commits suicide

Ludhiana In less than a fortnight, another debt-ridden farmer has committed suicide by consuming poison in Punjab, his family said on Thursday. Farmer Harmeet Singh,...

Most Read

Lachit Divas: Untold Story Of Hero Lachit Borphukan

We have heard a lot about the valor of Shivaji, Bajirao, and others, but not much is known about the Ahoms. In 1682, the...

List Of New Cabinet Members Selected By U.S. President Joe Biden

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden has begun naming members of his new Cabinet, as well as other top-level administration officials. Biden has pledged to choose...

India Sees Consecutive Year-On-Year Decline In Coal Funding: Report

The third annual Coal vs Renewable Financial Analysis 2019 marks a second consecutive year-on-year decline in coal funding in India following a 90 percent...

Mobile Fingerprinting App Becomes A Core Tool In Deportation Crackdown

A mobile fingerprinting app U.S. immigration agents use to run remote ID checks in the field has become a core tool in President Donald...