Opinion  /  Published 18.06.19

Is the promise of piped water a pipe dream?

Reckless deforestation and groundwater use have led to a cycle of debt for farmers, and to lack of food security...
By The Editorial Board

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.12.18

Toddler dies, welfare babus unfazed

Dad who got baby back from traumatic identity mix-up by officials did not get happy ending ...
By Vijay Deo Jha in Ranchi

Business  /  Published 20.06.19

Farm pledge triggers deficit fear

Centre plans Rs 25 lakh crore outlay in agriculture...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 03.01.19

Old farmer in Bengal beaten up by family for property

The 81-year-old farmer had distributed his land; was beaten up for his house...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

West Bengal  /  Published 01.01.19

Bengal farm doles face land record holes

The hurdle could create chaos in the rural areas in the next few months...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta


Jharkhand  /  Published 24.12.18

Organic veggies steal Jamshedpur flower show

In three days, each farmer has earned around Rs 16,000 on an average...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur

Politics  /  Published 19.01.19

BJP has treated us with dignity: Varun Gandhi

The BJP MP on his latest book and on what is to be done about farmer distress ...
By V. Kumara Swamy

Jharkhand  /  Published 18.04.19

Half-clad but poll-ready

Anjani Kumar Pandey fights legal battles for organised and unorganised sector workers...
By Vijay Deo Jha in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 26.10.18

Farms turn pastures in water rage

Burdwan and Birbhum account for almost 30 per cent of West Bengal's kharif output of around 110 lakh tonnes...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee and Snehamoy Chakraborty in Burdwan

India  /  Published 02.10.18

Congress pledges loan waiver for farmers, decries attack

The BJP’s year-long Gandhi anniversary celebrations starts with barbaric assault on farmers. Can’t farmers come to Delhi to express their pain: Rahul...
By Arnab Ganguly and Sanjay K. Jha in Wardha


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