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Sharad Joshi


Sharad Joshi’s will: Farmers’ leader leaves almost all to people he dedicated his life to

December 27, 2015 1:38 am

Joshi bequeaths his entire property to Shetkari Trust, leaves just his flat in Pune to his two daughter.

Loan-waiver demand at funeral as leaders pay respect to Sharad Joshi

December 16, 2015 4:14 am

The founder of Shetkari Sanghatana, Joshi breathed his last on Saturday in Pune.

From Berne to the fields of Ambethan, Joshi dug his heels in for a long fight

December 13, 2015 4:39 am

Joshi’s biographer Bhanu Kale said he had used up almost all his savings to purchase 27 acres of land in the Ambethan village in the district after returning to India.

Farmer’s leader Sharad Joshi passes away in Pune

December 13, 2015 12:00 am

Joshi who was ailing for some days was discharged from a city hospital earlier this month. He breathed his last at his residence in Pune.

India shining, Part 2

November 10, 2015 12:03 am

Government must not ignore the warning signs. It needs to double its overall support to farmers and move from price policy to direct income support.

Lift export ban on sugar,non-basmati rice & cotton: Shetkari Sangathana

October 01, 2011 2:30 am

Shetkari Sangathana,under the leadership of Sharad Joshi and its state president Ravi Devang,carried out an Ishara Morcha (warning rally) in the city on Friday and demanded that the Union government lift the export ban on sugar,cotton and non-basmati rice.

No freedom for farmers

August 12, 2011 12:08 am

The new land acquisition act disempowers farmers,repeating errors the Congress has made since Independence.

2 killed in E-way mishap

March 31, 2011 2:44 am

A damaged car that was being towed away dashed against the wall,turned turtle and then caught fire,killing two persons,near Adoshi tunnel on the Pune-Mumbai Expressway late on Tuesday.

Kerala’s fears on Endosulfan baseless: Sharad Joshi

March 04, 2011 2:25 am

Shetkari Sanghatana founder-president Sharad Joshi has said that Kerala’s fears on pesticide Endosulfan is baseless and a ban on its use will mean fewer farmers going for cultivation of pulses.

Devgn's ‘Atithi Tum Kab Jaaoge?’ is an adaptation of a short story

December 03, 2009 3:09 pm

'Atithi Tum Kab Jaaoge?' is the story about an unwanted guest who enters the household of a married couple.