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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

2 killed in E-way mishap

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

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

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