Farmer

Two to die for killing farmer in Rajshahi

A court Monday sentenced two persons, including a woman, to death on charge of killing a farmer in the district around eight years back

Two to die for killing farmer in Rajshahi

After year-long protest, farmers begin journey back home in India

Several farmers, who have been protesting against the three farm laws on different borders of Delhi since 26 November last year, began returning to their home states from their respective protesting ...

Farmers celebrate after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that he will repeal the controversial farm laws, at the Singhu border farmers protest site near the Delhi-Haryana border, India, on 19 November 2021

Farmer stabbed to death in Bhola

A farmer was allegedly stabbed to death over a property dispute in Rajapur union of Sadar Upazila on Tuesday

Farmer stabbed to death in Bhola

Interview

Water supply in canals reduces high temperature, maintains biodiversity

After four years, the pump no. 3 of Ganga- Kopotakkho (GK) irrigation has started. Local engineers have launched it at a low cost. Thousands of farmers will benefit from it

Water supply in canals reduces high temperature, maintains biodiversity

Farmers in no mood to forgive Modi despite his U-turn on farm laws

Thousands of agricultural workers have protested outside the capital New Delhi and beyond for more than a year, shrugging off the pandemic to disrupt traffic and pile pressure on Modi and the BJP

Farmers celebrate after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that he will repeal the controversial farm laws, at the Singhu border farmers protest site near the Delhi-Haryana border, India, on 19 November 2021

Elections trump economics in Modi's farm reforms U-turn

Elections trumped the urgency for agricultural reform in Indian prime minister Narendra Modi's surprise decision on Friday to repeal new farm laws, economists and political analysts said.

Farmers celebrate after India's Prime Minister announced to repeal three agricultural reform laws that sparked almost a year of huge protests by farmers across the country in Singhu on November 19, 2021

Modi backs down on farm reforms in surprise victory for protesters

Modi’s capitulation leaves unresolved a complex system of farm subsidies and price supports that critics say the government cannot afford

In this file photo taken on 26 January 2021 a farmer throws back a tear gas shell fired by the police to disperse them during a tractor rally as farmers continue to demonstrate against the central government's recent agricultural reforms in New Delhi

Boro and Rabi crops

Farmers should be given subsidy on diesel

Rising diesel prices have already begun to have a negative impact on public life. However, its impact on agriculture will be drastic as the Rabi and Boro crops are around the corner

Farmers should be given subsidy on diesel

Climate Change

Bangladeshis adapt to survive with floating farms, salt-resistant rice

Farmers are desperately trying to adjust to these ever more destructive and unpredictable conditions caused by global warming -- from using floating seed beds to developing salt-resistant rice

In this photograph taken on 26 September 2021, a farmer standing in an inundated field checks on vegetables growing on seed beds, made of stack layers of water hyacinth and bamboo tied together by their roots to create a raft, in Mugarjhor some 200 kilometres (120 miles) south of Dhaka

India's record rice crop brings problem of plenty for farmers juggling protest

Farmers in India are gathering in the largest rice crop in history, which promises record exports, while making sure to keep up their longest-running protest, set to turn a year old next month.

India's record rice crop brings problem of plenty for farmers juggling protest
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