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Over 1,000 farmers protest in Delhi, demand complete loan waiver

Puducherry LG sitting on loan waiver files, allege farmers

Farmers from Tamil Nadu, who are protesting at Jantar Mantar here, today alleged that Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi is sitting on files related to Rs 20-crore farm loan waiver and disregarding their demands. The farmers tied their limbs with ropes ... Deccan Herald, 2 weeks ago

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TN farmers protest against state's move to double pay of MLAs

A day after Tamil Nadu government announced almost 100 per cent hike in MLAs salaries, farmers from the state protesting in the national capital resorted to a "footwear" stir opposing the move. The farmers at Jantar Mantar today hit themselves with footwear ...
 Deccan Herald4 weeks ago Tamil Nadu farmers restart protest, accuse PM Modi of 'abetting suicide'  catchnews.com4 weeks ago Tamil Nadu is not what it used to be  Rediff.com2 months ago

TN notifies 23,000 hectare of land for petrochemical project

The Tamil Nadu government has notified about 23,000 hectares of land spread across 45 villages in Cuddalore and Nagapattinam districts as Petroleum, Chemicals and Petrochemicals Investment Region (PCPIR). The decision adds fuel to the ongoing protest against ...
 DNA3 weeks ago

TN crop loan waiver scheme: SC stays Madras HC order

The Supreme Court today stayed the order of Madras High Court directing the Tamil Nadu government to extend its crop loan waiver scheme to all farmers, including those having land holdings of above five acres.
 DNA1 month ago Plea to direct TN govt to take efforts to end wild boar menace  Business Standard1 month ago

Use of machines taking away jobs, say farm workers

Farms workers in Tamil Nadu are alleging that increase in the usage of the agricultural machinery is taking away their jobs. The Tamil Nadu government's decision to provide financial assistance to farmers opting for mechanical transplantation for paddy ...
 DNA1 month ago

SC asks Govt. to change approach towards farmers' crisis

While hearing a petition filed by the Tamil Nadu Centre for Public Interest Litigation (CPIL), the Supreme today observed that the Government's approach towards the farmers' crisis should be preventive rather than compensatory.The petitioner, TNCPIL, had ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Rs 56 cr package for Cauvery delta farmers for 'kuruvai' crop

The Tamil Nadu government today announced a Rs 56 crore package for farmers in Cauvery delta districts in the state to take up 'kuruvai' (short-term) paddy and pulses plantation. This included supply of 12 hours of three phase power, Chief Minister K ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Tamil Nadu: Rs 56 crore package for Cauvery delta farmers for 'kuruvai' crop  DNA2 months ago

Tamil Nadu: Worst drought in 140 years, drinking water supply in Chennai slashed by 50%

In 2015, Puzhal, Sholavaram, Kaliveli, Pulicat and Maduranthakam lakes around Chennai had overflowed due to unseasonal rains and caused floods in the city. Almost two years later, four main reservoirs - Poondi, Red Hills, Cholavaram and Chembarambakkam have ...
 DNA1 month ago

Tamil Nadu: Rs 928 crore crop compensation approved by insurance companies

Agricultural minister R Duraikannu said that the amount will be credited to the bank accounts of farmers within in 10 days.
 DNA1 month ago Insurance companies approve Rs 928 Cr compensation to farmers  Business Standard1 month ago

For sixth straight year, no Cauvery water for delta farmers

Inadequate water storage has prompted the Tamil Nadu government to renege on its commitment to open the shutters of the Mettur dam on June 12. The state government would instead provide a Rs 56-crore package to the delta farmers to continue sowing the Kuruvai ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago Cauvery water to be released to fill up lakes; storage hits 46-year low  Deccan Herald1 week ago Govt calls meet on Cauvery water release  Deccan Herald1 week ago
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