25 May 2015
New Delhi: Doordarshan's farmer-centric channel, DD Kisan is all set to be launched on Monday by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The government has made it a "must carry" channel making it mandatory for cable and Direct to Home (DTH) operators to provide it to their subscribers.
15 May 2015
Nirmal (Telangana): In an effort to appear as a messiah of farmers from holding tough position on Land Bill to interaction with farmers in Punjab and Maharashtra, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday kicked off his 15-km padyatra in Teangana (Koritical village in Adilabad district) to highlight the problems of those who cultivate lands. The padyatra and interaction with farmer families will continue through Laxmanchanda, Pottupalli, Rachapur and Vadial in Laxmanchanda mandal until late afternoon.
14 Oct 2014
Ahmedabad: The Gujarat government's greenhouse farming initiative has proved to be ineffective as many farmers have incurred losses due to crop failure after adopting the method, according to Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS).
29 Apr 2015
Ahmedabad: Bhartiya Kisan Sangh, the farmers' organisation affiliated to the RSS, submitted a memorandum to Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel seeking changes in the Centre's Land Acquisition Bill.
07 May 2015
New Delhi: Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Thursday floated the idea of forming a 'Maha Sangh' (Greater Union) comprising India, Pakistan and Bangladesh and asked BJP patriarch L K Advani to take initiative in this regard while taking a dig at him.
16 May 2015
Adilabad: In a blistering attack on Narendra Modi government, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday accused it of trying to snatch land from farmers for "crony capitalists". He also called Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao "mini-Modi" who too has "forgotten" the poor.
19 May 2015
Meerut: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has suffered a major drubbing in the recently held Meerut Cantonment Board elections, with the party winning only 2 of the total of 8 seats.
19 May 2015
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) president Lalu Prasad on Monday said the Janata Parivar is united to defeat Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the coming Assembly polls in Bihar.
27 Apr 2015
New Delhi: After Kisan rally, Rahul Gandhi will now take out a Kisan Padyatra to reach out to farmers in the backdrop of the agrarian crisis.
30 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Taking a jibe at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's 'kisan padyatra' from Amravati, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday said no one should be bothered by such antics.