09 Dec 2014
Belagavi (KTK): The Karnataka Assembly was on Tuesday adjourned twice after BJP MLAs demanded adjournment motion to discuss problems faced by farmers, including sugarcane price issue, as the winter session of the Legislature began.
17 Apr 2015
Hyderabad: Dismissing the opposition's charge that the NDA government had adopted anti-farmer policies, BJP leader and Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said the BJP-led government would not do anything that hurts the interests of agriculture.
15 Jul 2012
Madhya Pradesh BJP president Prabhat Jha has claimed that no farmer in the state in recent past has committed suicide owing to indebtedness.
07 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Shaking the dice well in a bid to get perfect numbers in the Maharashtra Assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that he is not a typical politician who makes promises and then forgets but he is a 'sevak' and has come to serve the people of the nation.
13 May 2016
Osmanabad(Maharashtra): Even as over 200 farmers ended their lives in drought-hit Osmanabad of Marathwada region in the last 16 months, the district administration has rejected proposals for government help sought by the kin in 76 suicide cases.
26 May 2015
New Delhi: Reaching out to farmers, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday made a strong pitch for their prosperity and development of villages, saying it was directly linked to the progress of the country.
29 Apr 2015
Chandigarh: Vowing to raise voice for farmers on every platform, Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said government should take into account their concerns and not just extend monetary assistance.
09 Dec 2015
Bhubaneswar: Odisha government today said it has no plans to conduct any special probe into the deaths of farmers even as it admitted of receiving reports of 122 farmer suicide cases from across the state.
11 May 2012
A 45-year-old farmer allegedly committed suicide over rising debt in Keshav village, police said on Friday.
23 Apr 2012
A farmer who committed suicide in Vidharba’s Yavatmal district has left behind a note in which he purportedly asked people not to vote for Congress and NCP in Maharashtra as the ruling alliance partners don't care for farmers.