24 May 2015
Hyderabad: Launching a counter offensive against Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi for giving the Modi government "zero out of 10" for handling farmers' issues, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday said "zeroes cannot see beyond zero".
23 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Congress and the Trinamool Congress on Thursday demanded a judicial probe into the suicide of a farmer in the capital during an Aam Aadmi Party rally.
18 May 2015
Amethi (UP): Accusing the Narendra Modi government of engaging in "politics of revenge", Rahul Gandhi on Monday vowed to fight to get back a mega food park project to his constituency here as he said that its cancellation had "dealt a blow to farmers".
25 Apr 2015
New Delhi: On the back foot over suicide of Gajendra Singh at AAP rally, the party-led Delhi government announced to name a farmer compensation scheme after the Rajasthan farmer and also accepted the demands of his family to give a job to Gajendra's kin and martyr status for him.
15 May 2015
Lucknow/Hathras (UP): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and BJP president Amit Shah on Friday blamed each other for not doing the required for the farmers suffering crop losses in the state.
23 Apr 2015
Dausa (Rajasthan): Gajendra Singh, who committed suicide at an Aam Aadmi Party rally in Delhi, was on Thursday cremated at his native village in the district, with a large number of people including politicians converging here.
22 May 2016
New Delhi: The one-man commission of Inquiry constituted by the HRD ministry to look into the circumstances of research scholar Rohith Vemula's death at the Hyderabad Central University has been given more time and it will now submit its report by August 1, this year.
24 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Two days after a farmer from Rajasthan hanged himself from a tree in full public gaze at an AAP rally in Delhi, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday apologised for not calling off the event and admitted that his making a speech was a "mistake".
22 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The suicide by a farmer at a rally addressed by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday triggered a blame game with AAP and BJP attacking each other for the tragedy.
01 May 2015
Mumbai: Terming the recent suicides of farmers as a "shame" for Maharashtra, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday called for people's participation to help the state government achieve sustainable farming.