FARMERS SUICIDE

  • Congress has not taken any action to address farmers' suicide: Modi April 7, 2014

    BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi accused the Congress of doing scarce little for farmers who are committing suicide. Addressing a rally in Jayal, Rajasthan Modi said, "Congress has not taken any action to address farmer suicide." ...
  • Newsmaker of the day: Vilasrao Deshmukh January 21, 2011

    Rajdeep Sardesai speaks to Vilasrao Deshmukh over his elevation in the Union Cabinet. ...
  • CJ fights for Andhra debtridden farmers December 10, 2007

    Rakesh Reddy, an IT professional from Hyderabad, filed an RTI with the Andhra Pradesh government about the growing number of farmer suicides in the state. With the information he got, he did a ground check, and found that officers incharge had denied compensation to a family without even visiting the...
  • Two Indias, one future possible? November 21, 2006

    New Delhi: Should there be quota, should rich feel guilty? Such questions were raised at Summit of Powerless. ...