K'taka CM calls farmers' protest sponsored, creates furore in Assembly

Bengaluru |Tuesday, 2021 3:15:06 AM IST

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Monday dubbed the farmers' protest as 'sponsored' on the floor of the Assembly, leading to a furore with Congress legislators strongly objecting to the sta

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Sikh leader underlines need to intensify farmers agitation

Lucknow |Monday, 2021 8:15:06 PM IST

Jasbir Singh Virk, president of Bhartiya Sikh Sangthan, has underlined the need to intensify the ongoing farmers' agitation and said that there was a need to shore up strength at the Delhi borders.

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Congress, SP, RLD weakened farmers' protest for personal gains: Sanjeev Balyan (IANS Interview)

New Delhi |Sunday, 2021 1:45:05 PM IST

Union Minister of State for Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries, Sanjeev Balyan, said that opposition parties such as the Congress, SP and RLD have weakened the ongoing farmers' protest for their

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Dada Organics - A new venture that lays emphasis on curating Ayurvedic products, empowering women and farmers

| September 18, 2021 5:15:53 PM IST

Rajkot (Gujarat) [India], September 18 (ANI/PNN): Successfully established entrepreneurs Jayshree Pandya and Dinesh Pandya have recently launched their new venture Dadaji Home Mart after gaining immen

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Govt. working towards controlling micronutrient deficiency through fortification: Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare

| September 18, 2021 11:16:17 AM IST

New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI/PRNewswire): Leading industry professionals mulled over zinc deficiency affecting crops & humans, and stressed on the need for a conducive fertilizer policy, i

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Wild elephant tramples farmer to death in Coimbatore

Chennai |Friday, 2021 8:15:06 PM IST

R. Chinnaswamy (63), a farmer from the Valliyur village in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore district was trampled to death by a wild elephant on Friday, police said.

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Now Bihar farmer turns 'crorepati' with Rs 52 cr in a/c

Patna |Friday, 2021 11:15:06 PM IST

Crores of rupees keep pouring into individual bank accounts of people in Bihar these days. The latest incident is from Singari village in Muzaffarpur district. Ram Bahadur Shah, an elderly farmer has

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Haryana CM meets PM, briefs about farmers protest, Karnal incident

New Delhi |Friday, 2021 3:15:06 AM IST

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Thursday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and briefed him about farmers protest and the Karnal violence.

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Yogi govt withdraws 868 stubble burning cases against farmers

Lucknow |Thursday, 2021 4:15:05 PM IST

The Yogi Adityanath government has issued an order withdrawing 868 cases of stubble burning registered against farmers in Uttar Pradesh.

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UP BJP to hold farmers' meet to felicitate Yogi

Lucknow |Thursday, 2021 6:45:06 PM IST

The ruling Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) will hold a farmers' meet in Lucknow on September 19 on the completion of four years of the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh.

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MoUs signed with private companies for pilot projects for farmers

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2021 4:45:05 AM IST

The Department of Agriculture and Farmers' Welfare on Tuesday signed MoUs for pilot projects with CISCO, Ninjacart, Jio Platforms Limited, ITC Limited and NCDEX e-Markets Limited (NeML) for running pi

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Sonalika honours excellence of Indian farmers; organises 'Sonalika Krishi Samman Awards 2021' to acknowledge their passion and hard work

| September 15, 2021 2:46:16 PM IST

New Delhi [India], September 15 (ANI/NewsVoir): Agriculture is the backbone of Indian economy and a primary source of livelihood for the majority of our population.

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