Modi government has approved an increase in the MSP of paddy to Rs 1,940 per quintal for the 2021-22 crop year from Rs 1,868 per quintal in the year-ago period
The prime minister underlined that the union and the states were working together to mitigate the sufferings of the people in Covid times
The convoy of farmers from Karnal and nearby areas reached the Singhu border under the leadership of farmer leader Gurnam Singh Chadhuni: SKM
The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), a joint platform of farmers’ groups spearheading the agitation against the three central farm laws, on Friday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking his intervention for resumption of talks with farmers on their key demands including repeal of the three laws and legal guarantee to...
The Narendra Modi government provides financial assistance of Rs 6,000 to every farmer PA; the amount is payable in three equal instalments
An activist, who had travelled from West Bengal to join the farmers’ protest at Tikri border, was allegedly raped on the way to Delhi
The increase in the area under summer crops is in line with higher returns farmers are getting for pulses, oilseeds and coarse cereals