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Over 800 <strong>farmers</strong> committed suicides this year: Government

Over 800 farmers committed suicides this year: Government

19 Dec 2014

New Delhi: More than 800 farmers have committed suicides this year due to agrarian distress, with maximum cases reported from Maharashtra, Parliament was informed on Friday.

800 farmers,   farmers committed suicides,   Government,   Rajya Sabha,   parliament,  
TMC wonders why no CPI(M) leader not <strong>arrested</strong> in Saradha scam

TMC wonders why no CPI(M) leader not arrested in Saradha scam

19 Dec 2014

Kolkata: On a backfoot following the arrest of minister Madan Mitra in Saradha chit fund scam, senior Trinamool Congress leader and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Partha Chatterjee on Friday questioned why the CBI is not arresting CPI(M) leaders during whose rule such companies mushroomed in the state.

West Bengal,   TMC,   CPI(M),   CBI,   Minister Madan Mitra,   Saradha Scam,   West Bengal Assembly,   Partha Chatterjee ,  
Supreme Court to examine farmer suicides issue in Maharashtra

Supreme Court to examine farmer suicides issue in Maharashtra

18 Dec 2014

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday decided to examine the issue of suicide deaths by debt-ridden farmers from drought-hit state of Maharashtra which witnessed a horrific incident of a 75-year-old tiller lighting his own funeral pyre in Vidharbha region last month.

Supreme Court,   farmer suicides in Maharashtra,   debt-ridden farmers,   drought-hit Maharashtra,   Vidharbha farmers suicide,  
Maharashtra government working to ensure help to drought-hit <strong>farmers</strong>: Uddhav

Maharashtra government working to ensure help to drought-hit farmers: Uddhav

18 Dec 2014

Nagpur: Even as Marathwada and Vidarbha regions continue to grapple with scarcity, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray feels that the state government has taken definite steps to tackle the drought conditions and is reaching out to affected farmers in Maharashtra.

Marathwada,   Vidarbha,   Shiv Sena chief,   Uddhav Thackeray,   Maharashtra government,   Drought conditions,   Farmers,   Maharashtra,  
Cotton MSP issue: Congress slams Gujarat govt over relief package

Cotton MSP issue: Congress slams Gujarat govt over relief package

16 Dec 2014

Ahmedabad: Opposition Congress in Gujarat criticised the state government's announcement of Rs 1,100 crore relief package to farmers, alleging that it was just another stunt by the BJP-led government.

Congress,   Gujarat,   Relief package,   Farmers,   BJP,   Cotton farmers,  
Salboni project: JSW returns acquired land to <strong>farmers</strong>

Salboni project: JSW returns acquired land to farmers

15 Dec 2014

Kolkata: A fortnight after JSW announced that it has put its proposed steel-cum-power plant at Salboni on hold, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said the group has decided to surrender the 294 acres purchased directly from farmers for the project.

JSW,   Salboni project,   Land,   Farmers,   Mamata Banerjee ,  Jindal Group,  
8-hour bandh hits normal life in Nabarangpur in Odisha

8-hour bandh hits normal life in Nabarangpur in Odisha

15 Dec 2014

Nabarangpur: The one day bandh called by farmers on Monday, affected the normal life in Odisha's Nabarangpur district . The farmers have called the bandh accusing the state government of following a flawed paddy procurement policy.

Bandh,   Nabarangpur,   Farmers,   State government ,   Odisha,  
Committed to Rs 35, 000 crore steel plant project in West Bengal project: JSW Steel

Committed to Rs 35, 000 crore steel plant project in West Bengal project: JSW Steel

17 Dec 2014

New Delhi: JSW Steel on Wednesday said it is committed to the Rs 35,000 crore greenfield steel plant in West Bengal, days after it had expressed desire to return 294 acres of farmers' land acquired for the project.

JSW Steel ,   West Bengal,   Mamata Banerjee,   acquired farmers land,   Salboni,   West Midnapore,   ,  
Jindal to return 294 acres of land to <strong>farmers</strong>: Mamata Banerjee

Jindal to return 294 acres of land to farmers: Mamata Banerjee

16 Dec 2014

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said Sajjal Jindal-headed JSW Bengal has decided to return 294 acres of land formerly allotted for an integrated steel, power and cement project in Salboni to farmers free of cost.

Sajjal Jindal,   JSW Bengal,   Mamata Banerjee,   Salboni,   Salboni project,   coal blocks,   Supreme Court,  
<strong>Farmers</strong> will not face urea shortage: Minister

Farmers will not face urea shortage: Minister

13 Dec 2014

Mansa (Punjab): The government has asked fertiliser units to produce surplus urea to meet its growing demand during winter sowing season, Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal said.

Government,   Fertiliser,   Urea,   Sowing season,   Union Minister,   Harsimrat Kaur Badal,  

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