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.
24 Aug 2012
Suicide by farmers due to agrarian reasons have dropped significantly to 152 in the current year, Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar said on Friday.
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 Sep 2016
Islamabad: The death toll has gone up to 28 in Pakistan's Mohmand Agency after a suicide bomber blew himself up in a mosque during Friday prayers, authorities said.
21 Jul 2016
Bhopal: Some of the 418 farmers who committed suicide in Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's home district Sehore in the last three years took the extreme step because they were "possessed by ghosts", according to the state government.
16 Sep 2016
New Delhi: A 29-year-old resident doctor of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) committed suicide at her home here, police said on Friday.
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.
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.
28 Nov 2013
Belgaum (Karnataka): A depressed sugarcane farmer on Wednesday committed suicide near the state secretariat here while protesting against non-payment of arrears by a sugar mill, the police said.