User: leigh Topic: Suicides
Category: Suicides By Type :: Farmer Suicides
Last updated: Jan 18 2019 20:29 IST RSS 2.0
 
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U.S. names three killed in Syria blast claimed by Islamic State 18.1.2019 Reuters: World News
The United States on Friday identified three Americans killed in a suicide attack in northern Syria this week that the U.S. government said was likely carried out by the Islamic State militant group.
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Forget differences and ensure victory of SP-BSP tie-up, Mayawati tells party workers on her birthday 15.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
She also criticised the policies of the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party, and called for 100% farm loan waiver.
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Panel Suggests Rajasthan Waive Off Loans Of Farmers Who Committed Suicide 6.1.2019 NDTV News - India-news
An inter-department panel formed to look into the modalities of farm loan waiver in Rajasthan has decided to recommend Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot to waive all loans of farmers who have committed...
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Atal Bihari Vajpayee Lost Power For Ignoring Farmer Issues: HD Deve Gowda 1.1.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Prime Minister Narendra Modi must realise the need to address the concerns of farmers through some relief package including loan waiver ahead of the upcoming Lok Sabha polls after the defeat of the...
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West Bengal: New schemes to provide Rs 2 lakh compensation for farmers’ deaths, says Mamata Banerjee 31.12.2018 Scroll.in
The chief minister said the ‘Krishak Bandhu’ schemes are expected to benefit over 72 lakh farmers in the state.
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AAP created hope in people: Kejriwal 29.12.2018 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said the party has created a hope in the people that the country can be developed in four years. Addressing the AAP MLA’s, ministers and workers on the occasion of 7th National Council meet, Mr Kejriwal said,”We are going to complete four years in Delhi and in […]
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Karanataka Government Wants "Development-Free Corruption": PM Modi 28.12.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched a scathing attack on the Janata Dal Secular-Congress coalition government in Karnataka, alleging it was interested only in "development-free corruption".
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BJP Out To Crush Dreams Of Youth, Says Akhilesh Yadav 25.12.2018 NDTV News - Cities
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav has alleged that the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh has failed to create job opportunities for the youth or ensure remunerative prices for crops to farmers.
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90% Farmers Have Got Loan Waiver Benefits In State: Maharashtra BJP Chief 25.12.2018 NDTV News - India-news
Maharashtra BJP chief Raosaheb Danve has claimed that nearly 90 per cent farmers in the state have got the benefit of the government's loan waiver announced last year.
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Opinion: High Debt Isn't Driving Farmers to Suicides 25.12.2018 NDTV News - Latest
It's election season in India and the money is flowing. Governments in many states have begun waiving tens of millions of dollars' worth of loans to poor farmers in an effort to buy their loyalty. The...
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2 Farmers Commit Suicide Within A Week Of Loan Waiver Order By Kamal Nath 24.12.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Two farmers in Madhya Pradesh have reportedly committed suicide within a week of the new government's announcement of a massive farm loan waiver promised by the Congress ahead of the assembly polls in...
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Mother hangs herself in MP, newborn found attached to her umbilical cord 22.12.2018 Zee News : States
A gynaecologist was called who cut the umbilical cord and released the child, a boy.
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Spy’s eye: Pace setter for the 2019 contest 22.12.2018 Financial Chronicle
The results of the polls recently held for five assemblies including three in the Hindi heartland are a booster for the Congress that was smarting under the crippling effect of the last general election and also a timely notice to the Modi regime to examine what mid-course corrections it needed to make to regain the earlier levels of support from the highly segmented Indian electorate. Three broad things are clear. First, BJP has suffered a material -though not large -dip in the vote share - it is however, not a decline of the ruling party but a rise of the Congress from the dust as the only other national party that the assembly poll results indicate. This is on account of a certain degree of consolidation of the opposition camp combined with a determined voting by the Muslim minority against BJP. The response pattern of voters was similar across the north Indian states of Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan showing that factors beyond the matters of local dimension did play a part. A second ...
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MP Woman Hanged Herself. Police Found Baby Dangling From Umbilical Cord 21.12.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
A newborn child was found alive and attached to the umbilical cord after his mother allegedly hanged herself at Katni town in Madhya Pradesh, police said.
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Farm loan waiver imperative, says Chidambaram 21.12.2018 Sify Finance
Defending farm loan waiver, senior Congress leader and former Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Friday said freeing farmers from debt was imperative due to agrarian crisis across the country.
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No Farmer Suicide Data Since 2016, Minister Tells Parliament. The Catch 20.12.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The government has no data on farmer suicides in the last three years, Agriculture Minister Radhamohan Singh has said in parliament. But it was his ministry that had in March placed in parliament...
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Centre Has No Farmer Suicide Data Since 2016, Minister Told Parliament 20.12.2018 NDTV News - Latest
The government has no data on farmer suicides in the last three years, the agriculture minister has said in parliament at a time a farm crisis over debts and poor crop prices has hit several states.
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5.25% dip in rabi sowing worrisome: Crisil 20.12.2018 Financial Chronicle
Mumbai Amid reports of rising rural distress, a report has expressed concerns on an over 5 per cent dip in sowing for winter cr­o­ps, which account for the bulk 40 per cent of the annual farm output. Unless the sowing im­proves from now on, there will be adverse imp­act on various aspects, including rural consu­mption, Crisil warned in a report on Wednesday. As of December 14, by when 81 per cent of the sowing gets compl­e­t­ed, Crisil said there was a 5.25 per cent drop in sowing to 476 lakh hec­ta­res as against 502.5 lakh hectares in the ye­ar-ago period. It can be noted that te­ns of hundreds of far­m­ers across the country have committed suicide in the past few years, eit­her due to crop failures or very low prices, leadi­ng them to default on bank payments. The rising input cost and lower prices have left most farmers in debt-traps. 5.25% dip in rabi sowing worrisome: ...
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'Only 10% of farmers gain from loan waivers' 19.12.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
'Some farmers know when elections are due.''Before that, they take loans.''They then ask their farmer unions for loan waivers and the political party who shouts first about a loan waiver (gets the votes).'
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Will Leave Quota Demand If 2 Crore Jobs Are Created, Says Hardik Patel 18.12.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
Gujarat's Patidar leader Hardik Patel Monday asserted that he would give up his demand for reservation if two crore jobs were created for the youth and farmers were paid suitable price for their...
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