Gujarat government to not join field trials of Genetically Modified crops
Gujarat government to not join field trials of Genetically Modified crops

Joining ranks with nearly ten other big states, Gujarat government has now decided not to allow field trials of any Genetically Modified (GM) food crops within its boundaries. The decision is a significant one as it comes from the home state of ..

Punjab pays record Rs.15,473 crore to farmers for wheat
Punjab pays record Rs.15,473 crore to farmers for wheat

Chandigarh, May 27:With a bumper wheat crop in the state this year, the Punjab government has made a payment of Rs.15,473.15 crore to farmers for wheat procured by government agencies, an official said Tuesday. A Punjab government official said ..

Land Acquisition Invalid if Compensation not Paid to Owner: SC

Land Acquisition Invalid if Compensation not Paid to Owner: SC..

Food law doesn't ensure security to farmers: BKS
Food law doesn't ensure security to farmers: BKS

Farmers' body Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS) opposed food security as well as the land acquisition laws stating that they neglect the interest of farmers...

BKS stages massive demo at Jantat-Mantar
BKS stages massive demo at Jantat-Mantar

Hundreds of farmers drawn from all over the country including the national and state level functionaries of Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS) staged a day-long demonstration at Jantar-Mantar in New Delhi. ..

BKS convention comes out with 26-point charter of demands
BKS convention comes out with 26-point charter of demands

The convention of BKS, which came out with a list of 26-points demand, was preceded by an impressive rally through the main thoroughfares of Tirupati in which farmers from different districts took part...

BKS protest demonstration in Chennai
BKS protest demonstration in Chennai

1194 farmers/volunteers participated from all the districts..

Kisan sangh seeks increase in ex gratia

Hundreds of farmers from various parts of the district commenced the rally at the Clock Tower centre and proceeded towards the Revenue Divisional Officer’s office. ..

Chhattisgarh: Farmers warn government to protest against paddy MSP decision
Chhattisgarh: Farmers warn government to protest against paddy MSP decision

RAIPUR: Farmers' union Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS) here todayBharatiya Kisan Sangh criticised the ruling BJP government in Chhattisgarh for restricting paddy procurement at Minimum Support Price ( MSP) to 10 quintal per acre. "We have passed ..

Gujarat 11th State to Say ‘No’ to GM Trials
Gujarat 11th State to Say ‘No’ to GM Trials

NEW DELHI: Joining a list of 10 states that have rejected open trials of the controversial Genetically Modified (GM) crops in India, the Gujarat Government on Thursday denied giving a No Objection Certificate (NOC) to trials for edible crops...

विद्युत विभाग ने किसानों की समस्या शिघ्र निस्तारण करने का लिखित आदेश जारी किये
विद्युत विभाग ने किसानों की समस्या शिघ्र निस्तारण करने का लिखित आदेश जारी किये

विद्युत विभाग ने किसानों की समस्या शिघ्र निस्तारण करने का लिखित आदेश जारी किये..

Bharatiya Kisan Sangh to oppose Becharaji SIR in Gujarat
Bharatiya Kisan Sangh to oppose Becharaji SIR in Gujarat

Bharatiya Kisan Sangh passed a resolution against the Gujarat government's move to develop the proposed Mandal-Becharaji Special Investment Region, which also houses Maruti Suzuki India's car plant, as an auto and knowledge hub...

'Rural India Consumption Growth Outpaces Urban Areas'
'Rural India Consumption Growth Outpaces Urban Areas'

Consumption in rural India is growing faster than in cities fuelled by rise in household incomes due to more non-farm job opportunities, says a study...

BKS flays govt’s water privatization policy
BKS flays govt’s water privatization policy

BKS flays government’s water privatization policy and demanded necessary amendments in it. ..

Monsanto secretly campaigning for GM food crops in Guj: BKS
Monsanto secretly campaigning for GM food crops in Guj: BKS

Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS) today alleged that global seeds major Monsanto was secretly running a signature campaign in rural Gujarat..

Admin serves notice to cane mills

Muzaffarnagar: The district administration has issued notices to five sugar mills for non-payment of the dues to the sugarcane farmers. Earlier, district magistrate Kaushal Raj Sharma, had asked the mills to repay the debts by October 4. The mills ..

EU bans Indian Alphonso mangoes, vegetables
EU bans Indian Alphonso mangoes, vegetables

New Delhi, April 29: India will mount a strong protest and seek scientific evidence from the European Union (EU) after the 28-nation grouping banned imports of Alphonso mangoes and four types of vegetables from India, a government official said ..

Cane farmers stage dharna
Cane farmers stage dharna

Farmers from dif¬ferent districts staged a protest demonstration in front of the Shakkar Bhavan here on Mon¬day demanding a hike of at least Rs 500 per ton in the state advisory price (SAP) for sugarcane. They also de¬manded the government to scrap ..

A Village Is Greeting Every New Born Daughter With Fruit Trees
A Village Is Greeting Every New Born Daughter With Fruit Trees

There is a small, nondescript village in Bihar that has found a great way to tackle declining sex ratio; global warming and climate change, all in one go. ..

BKS urges Shettar to provide succour for farmers

A delegation of the sangh’s office-bearers met Mr. Shettar in Hubli on Friday, and submitted a memorandum...

Maval firing: ‘Our people shed blood to stop project’

Farmers of Maval and surrounding villages are firm on their stance that they will continue to oppose any move by civic authority to start the Pavana pipeline project in future with the Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS) plans to move the high court against ..

Going oranic
Going oranic

Going oranic ..

BKS to oppose Pavana dam-Nigdi water pipeline project
BKS to oppose Pavana dam-Nigdi water pipeline project

The Bharatiya Kisan Sangh has decided to challenge the decision of the Maharashtra Water Resources Regulatory Authority on Pavana dam-Nigdi water pipeline project in the high court. ..