#Farmers

PM Modi inaugurates Handia-Rajatalab section of National Highway 19.

Rahul Gandhi on Monday tweeted, 'Modi government oppressed the farmer - first black laws were re-enacted, but he forgot that when the farmer raises his voice, his voice resonates throughout the country.

The Prime Minister said that after much deliberation the Parliament of India has given a legal form to agricultural reforms.

A case has been registered against Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut in Karnataka over her tweet allegedly targeting farmers protesting against contentious central farm laws, police said on Tuesday.

Describing farmers as the "backbone" of India, West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC boss Mamata Banerjee on Friday said she and her party members would "stand by them till last breath", come what may.

Farmer organisations stage protests across Karnataka

The Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday announced that the procurement of mustard, gram and lentils (masoor) will start from April 2 on the minimum support price (MSP).

New Delhi: FM Nirmala Sitharaman’s Union Budget for 2019/20, laid out 16 action points to revive the struggling agriculture sector and made a provision of Rs 2.83 lakh crore to set aside for rural sector and allied activities. Elaborating on these, which include providing solutions to farmers affected by the water crisis and plans to …