Cotton Belt

  • Why is Vidarbha's cotton belt now a suicide belt? 30-11-2011 08:58 PM

    New Delhi: Farmer suicides in Vidarbha have been occurring since the last 15 years but they only came to light around 2005. Post that the government announced several schemes and packages for the cotton farmers, including the much hyped Prime Minister's package. But Vidarbha still has just 4 per cent...
  • Moneylender 'sets' farmer ablaze 19-06-2007 09:36 AM

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  • Khaki on the edge in Vidarbha 14-06-2007 08:00 PM

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  • Farmer suicide belt makes a killing 10-06-2007 12:56 PM

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  • Vidarbha farmers, a superstitious lot 26-04-2007 04:46 PM

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  • Farmers snub b'day boy Pawar 12-12-2006 04:52 PM

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  • Oranges turn sour for Maha farmers 10-11-2006 12:39 PM

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  • Vidarbha: 5 more farmers end lives 24-10-2006 01:26 PM

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  • BJP to meet Prez over farmer suicide 10-10-2006 12:57 PM

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  • 301 farmer suicides since July: NGO 23-09-2006 08:07 PM

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