January 24, 2021 2:43 pm
"Today, I stand here to express solidarity with Punjab farmers. I don't want my sisters in Punjab to go through the tragedy we witnessed in Maharashtra," said Bharati Pawar from Vidarbha.
April 20, 2018 2:37 am
The issue had been hanging fire since 1968, when Vidarbha was amalgamated with Maharashtra from its earlier CP and Berar Province. A large number of farmers had been tilling revenue department land — Class II category — as tenants.
March 06, 2018 1:26 pm
Two loan defaults lead to two different outcomes, year upon year, a nightmare version of déjà vu. The former exits the country; the latter exits the mortal world.
November 12, 2017 5:09 am
In a submission to the Special Investigation Team (SIT) set up by the Maharashtra government to probe the deaths, CCFI alleged that blaming the deaths on pesticides was a campaign by “foreign-funded” NGOs.
December 03, 2015 1:25 am
Vidarbha’s farmers have escaped the worst of drought this year and hope to gain from high arhar prices.
June 29, 2014 5:50 am
Uddhav Thackeray Saturday said he would take up their issues with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
April 09, 2014 5:03 pm
Ministers,including CM Prithviraj Chavan,were absent in the legislative Assembly Thursday when the opposition demanded a discussion on a special package to Vidarbha farmers
July 11, 2012 11:18 am
Gadkari says Israel is using best available technology and methodology to improve farm production.
July 11, 2012 3:28 am
Not long ago was Nitin Gadkari heard cursing the government state and the Central for woes of Vidarbha farmers and for blaming them for their woes.
April 13, 2012 12:12 am
From cotton and soyabean in rainfed conditions,farmers in Wardha district have taken a bold shift towards shade-net and poly-house farming,and are reaping benefits
April 30, 2015 5:04 pm
Rahul Gandhi set out on a 'padyatra' to visit the Vidarbha farmers who were affected by the unseasonal rainfall.