Friday, January 28, 2022

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The Ongoing Farmers’ Movement: The Need for a Holistic Picture

The main point is that the entire discourse should be based on identifying the most basic improvements and striving to create conditions in which such an agenda of comprehensive improvements can move forward steadily. 

Why the Government Should Take Immediate Steps to Resolve the Demands of Protesting Farmers

The farmers from Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh have come together and collected at the Capital to stage a protest against the contentious farm laws which they allege are against the interests of the farming community in India.
Farmers protesting against the recently passed farm laws.

A Trust-Deficit and Sustained Disillusionment Form the Heart of the Farmers Protest in Delhi

A ruptured relationship and a trust deficit towards the government is being reflected by the protesting farmers, but will the Centre be forced to bow down to more demands than it initially may have planned to? 

Water sustainability leads to better income for Jharkhand farmers

The farmers in Gumla and Simdega districts of Jharkhand were suffering from severe water crisis and soil erosion till a few years ago.

Increasing Threat from Lightning Strikes

As many as 110 persons died in a series of lightning strikes in Bihar and Eastern Uttar Pradesh on this day.

Violent Clashes between Farmers and Cops In UP’s Unnao Over Smart City Project

The farmers are demanding better compensation for their land acquired for the Trans-Ganga City project, an upcoming township near Kanpur.

Efficient Marketing is the Key to Maximising Farmers’ Income, says Experts

Besides improved technology for assured and maximum production, efficient marketing is the yardstick for maximising the margins in the markets.

Literature to Politics: Looking for the ‘Missing’ Farmer

THE BRIEFING Where is the farmer who cultivates the land and feeds the nation, why is the farmer so disillusioned and tired?

India’s Agrarian Crisis and the Disillusioned Framer

POLITICS The farmers constitute an important vote bank, but should the nation-state’s bond with them limit itself to mere political rhetoric?

In a Challenge to the Modi Government Thousands of Farmers Walk to the Parliament

POLITICS The nation-state is jolted and compelled to rethink itself when thousands of ordinary farmers joined by students, teachers, activists and doctors walk together to claim their rights.

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