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Sharad Pawar set to tour drought-hit Marathwada region from tomorrow
Afternoon Despatch & Courier

Marathawada visit by Rahul Gandhi likely soon

NCP chief Sharad Pawar who has already toured Marathawada region, viewed farmers should be protected at any cost in this calamity. Mr Vikhe-Patil on Monday requested Mr Gandhi to visit the region at the earliest. While several tehsil and district ... Asian Age, 1 month ago
Sharad Pawar set to tour drought-hit Marathwada region from tomorrow Afternoon Despatch & Courier, 1 month ago

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"This is Hell." Farmers in Marathwada Versus Year 3 of Drought

As Mr Ghamre catalogues his grievances, other farmers swarm in, communing in stories of immense hardship and the distance of government officials 400 kms away in Mumbai, the thrumming financial capital, constantly in motion, unlike here where ...
 NDTV1 month ago Marathwada farmers to Modi: Come and see our plight  MSN News US1 month ago

Nearly 70 Farmers Are Killing Themselves Every Month in Maharashtra's Marathwada

Since June, an occasional drizzle is all that's added to the landscape. With less than 50 per cent rain this monsoon, the agrarian crisis in the drought-prone Marathwada region of Maharashtra has further deepened. At the heart of the crisis is a ...
 NDTV1 month ago
Afternoon Despatch & Courier

Foes turn friends over backlog in Marathwada region

Sena, Cong-NCP join hands to demand Rs.12,000 cr package for Marathwada in Assembly The Shiv Sena, alliance partner of ruling BJP, yesterday joined hands with the opposition Congress-NCP combine in the Assembly over the issue of backlog in ...
 Afternoon Despatch & Courier2 months ago
The Freepress Journal

Farmers with 2 square meals would never commit suicide

01:26 am The Marathwada and Vidharbha regions have been facing recurring droughts, which have been causing irreparable financial losses in the agricultural sector for the past five years or so. It has eventually even led to young farmers taking the ...
 The Freepress Journal2 weeks ago
Financial Chronicle

Dry run

Even in a dry, arid country like India, back-to-back droughts are a relative rarity. In the last 100 years, it has occurred exactly three times — 1904-05, 1965-66 and 1986-87. Now, add 2014-15 to that list. As the curtain came down on monsoon ...
 Financial Chronicle1 week ago
Times of India

Maha slaps 'drought tax' to raise Rs 1,600cr

MUMBAI: The state government, in a cabinet meeting on Wednesday, decided to impose a 'drought surcharge' on a host of items ranging from fuel and liquor to cigarettes and jewellery to raise Rs 1,600 crore for affected farmers. The new taxes will ...
 Times of India1 week ago
Hindu Business Line

Bay of Bengal may stay active, more rain for South likely

The monsoon has resumed its withdrawal from more parts of North-West India, including fringes of Punjab, Haryana, and the larger Rajasthan on Tuesday. India Met Department sees conditions becoming favourable for its withdrawal from more parts of ...
 Hindu Business Line1 month ago

CWC meet planned on September 8

Although it is unclear whether it will be an extended CWC meeting or special invitees will also attend, its timing is significant as it is being held against the backdrop of a grim economic situation, unrest in the working class, agitation for ...
 Asian Age1 month ago

How Maharashtra Politics Fosters A Sugarcane Crop Even During A Drought

Sugarcane is very profitable as there is little manual labour that's needed; but it sucks a lot a of watre from the ground, farmers say. Beed: It's perhaps the irony of all ironies. Only 7 per cent of water remains in drought-hit Marathawada's ...
 NDTV1 month ago
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