User: leigh Topic: Suicides
Category: All Rural Suicides
Last updated: May 20 2019 02:03 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Punjab Likely To Be Silver Lining For Congress, Exit Polls Predict 20.5.2019 NDTV News - India-news
The two-year-old government of Amarinder Singh in Punjab, which the BJP hoped was facing some amount of anti-incumbency, could fare the best among the Congress-ruled states, exit polls predicted...
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Feeling neglected by politicians, widows of Punjab farmers put up their own candidate in Bathinda 19.5.2019 Scroll.in
Veerpal Kaur of the Kisaan Mazdoor Khudkhushi Peedit Parivar Committee is contesting against Harsimrat Kaur Badal.
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Maharashtra Widow's Historic Campaign Points To Rural Crises 16.5.2019 NDTV News - India-news
When Vaishali Yede was newly married, her husband walked into these fields one October afternoon and drank pesticide. The crop was poor, and he had debts he could not repay. He became one of tens of...
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Narendra Modi Government 'Magroor', Not 'Mazboot': Priyanka Gandhi's Jibe 16.5.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday hit out at the Narendra Modi government, saying it is not a ''mazboot' (strong) government but a ''magroor' (arrogant) one that harbours an...
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Harassed by builder, peasant hangs self in Bairagarh Chichli 15.5.2019 Central Chronicle
Crime Watch Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Under Kolar police station, a peasant committed suicide by hanging in Bairagarh Chichli area. The deceased was a functionary of BJP Kisan Morcha. Police recovered a suicide note from him in which he wrote that builder Chandu Motwani had been harassing him and was responsible for his death. TI Anil Vajpai […]
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“Centre is neglecting Bengal”: Mamata 13.5.2019 Central Chronicle
Namkhana, Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo and Chief Minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee on Monday alleged that the central government was neglecting and depriving Bengal. She cited the instance of the concrete bridge on Muriganga river, which despite promise, the Centre has not constructed till now. Addressing a public meeting here in South 24 Parganas […]
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A Bitter Battle Awaits Harsimrat Kaur As Bathinda Heads To Polls 7.5.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
On May 19, Punjab will witness one of its toughest electoral contests in Bathinda as Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal strives to retain the Lok Sabha constituency for the third time in a row by...
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In Pakistan, the slow but steady rise in temperature has become too hot to handle 5.5.2019 Scroll.in
Punjab and Sindh provinces, which contribute the bulk of the national GDP, are likely to face a 3% decline in overall living standards.
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Water Levels Drop To 19 Per Cent As Maharashtra Battles Drought, Again 5.5.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Water reserves across Maharashtra have plummeted to an alarming 19 per cent, leading to a fourth drought in the past six years. This could be the worst yet given that the number of water tankers used...
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LIVE Updates: I Guarantee Narendra Modi Won't Be PM, Says Rahul Gandhi 2.5.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Congress president Rahul Gandhi spoke to NDTV today in the run up to Lok Sabha elections 2019, after his rally in Jaipur, Rajasthan.
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Why India’s policymakers should read Premchand this election season 1.5.2019 Scroll.in
A careful study of the author’s stories about farmers would help minimise the distance between elected representatives, policy influencers and the rural poor.
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‘If the land is sick, you are sick’: An Aboriginal approach to mental health in times of drought 28.4.2019 Scroll.in
In Australia, psychological tools developed with Aboriginal people can also support farmers whose land is suffering the effects of climate change.
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BJP Is Greatest Danger For India, Like 440 Volts: Mamata Banerjee 27.4.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Saturday came down heavily on the BJP saying the party was the greatest danger for the country akin to 440 volts.
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Modi faces fight in Maharashtra that could decide majority 25.4.2019 Reuters: Top News
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling party and a Hindu nationalist ally, Shiv Sena, face a big electoral challenge in critical Maharashtra where rural distress, unemployment and drought may hurt Modi's bid for a second term.
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Unable To Repay Rs 9,000 Loan, Madhya Pradesh Farmer Commits Suicide 25.4.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
A farmer committed suicide in Chhindwara in Madhya Pradesh, the home constituency of Chief Minister Kamal Nath. Akadu Ooeke, a resident of Meghasiwni village, was found hanging from a shed in his...
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Integrated farming needed to increase productivity of livestock and double farmer's income: Vice President 24.4.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has stressed the need to promote integrated farming practices to improve the productivity of livestock and double farmers’ income. Delivering the 8th Convocation address of Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University, in Tirupati today, Shri Naidu said that Animal husbandry was vital for ensuring a more inclusive and sustainable agriculture system.
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Pawar lambasts Modi govt in Thane 23.4.2019 Central Chronicle
Thane, NCP chief Sharad Pawar has criticised the Narendra Modi-led government over the rising unemployment in the country, saying that the government does not have any policy for the growth of Industries and Agriculture. Mr Pawar was here on Monday night, canvassing for NCP-Congress party candidate from Thane Lok Sabha constituency, Anand Paranjpe at Bhayander.He […]
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Modi not serious about farmers problems: Sharad Pawar 16.4.2019 Central Chronicle
Osmanabad, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar has accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi and state Chief minister Devendra Fadanvis of not being serious about issues of farmers. “Apart from solving problems of farmers, the present dispensation is only involved in criticizing Gandhi-Nehru family in their election campaigning” Mr Pawar said. On Monday, while addressing an […]
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How an unyielding drought has forced once thriving Andhra farmers to leave in search of wage labour 10.4.2019 Scroll.in
The government’s failure to provide alternative employment, decent irrigation facilities and adequate drought relief has only worsened the situation.
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Suicide bombers attack Syrian army post, several dead - media 9.4.2019 Reuters: World News
Suicide bombers disguised as farmers struck an army position in western Syria on Tuesday in an attack that killed three people and all the militants, state-run media said.
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