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Indian govt, farmers fail to break deadlock...

Indian govt, farmers fail to break...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 8 2021

The two sides will meet again on January 15

Indian govt, farmers fail to break impasse...

Indian govt, farmers fail to break impasse...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 5 2021

Tens of thousands of farmers have been camping out on roads around the capital, New Delhi, for 40...

Indian farmers’ union moves SC challenging...

India farmers move SC challenging new...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 11 2020

About 700 tractor trolleys were moving towards Delhi’s Kundli border

Indian government offers more concessions...

Indian government offers more concessions...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 10 2020

Protest leaders have threatened to intensify their demonstrations from Saturday by blocking national...

Riverbed farming opens up new horizon...

Riverbed farming opens up new horizon...

Agriculture

Sun, Nov 29 2020

Rajshahi and Chapainawabganj districts especially abound with green winter vegetables, creating an eye-catching...

Thousands of protesting Indian farmers,...

Indian farmers, police face-off at New...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 28 2020

On Friday, police fired tear gas and water cannons to disperse the protesters before letting them march...

Papaya sapling farming reduces farmers’...

Papaya sapling farming reduces farmers’...

Nation

Mon, Sep 21 2020

Nur Islam, Ramzan and several other farmers who have lost their papaya plants in the fields say that...

Farmers in delight as summer bean cultivation...

Farmers delighted by profits from growing...

Nation

Tue, Sep 15 2020

On a recent visit, this correspondent saw farmers working hard on vast tracts of green bean fields all...

OP-ED: Renting out the farm

OP-ED: Renting out the farm

Polin Kumar Saha

Fri, Sep 11 2020

Could Bangladesh use its agricultural sector to boost tourism and development?

Gazipur flood aftermath: Vegetable farmers...

Gazipur vegetable farmers troubled by...

Nation

Wed, Sep 9 2020

According to the district agriculture office, seasonal vegetables were cultivated on 7,242 hectares of...

Study: Over 50% farmers struggling with...

Study: Farmers struggling with labour...

Coronavirus

Sat, Sep 5 2020

90% of the farmers did not manage to receive the government’s stimulus package because they are...

Jamalpur flood aftermath: Hundreds of...

Jamalpur flood aftermath: Hundreds of...

Nation

Thu, Sep 3 2020

According to official data, a total of 190,027 farmers have suffered a loss of over Tk140 crore in standing...

Agriculture minister calls for more...

Agriculture minister calls for more...

Bangladesh

Tue, Aug 4 2020

'Farmers are passing the days in uncertainty during the floods and effective work is needed to minimize...

OP-ED: Don’t forget the youth

OP-ED: Don’t forget the youth

Mir Aftabuddin Ahmed

Thu, Jul 16 2020

Youth-based resource mobilization during Covid-19

'Farmers had to sell paddy below the...

'Farmers had to sell paddy below the...

Agriculture

Mon, Jul 6 2020

The production cost increased by 13%, while labour wages rose by 17%

Farmer beaten to death in Satkhira

Farmer beaten to death in Satkhira

Nation

Sat, Jul 4 2020

The deceased was identified as Dulal Chandra Ghosh, 50, son of Padmo Chandra Ghosh

Farmer shot dead by BSF at Chapainawabganj...

Farmer shot dead by BSF

Nation

Sat, Jul 4 2020

BSF denied the claims

Government paddy procurement fails:...

Farmers rush to millers for high prices...

Nation

Wed, Jun 10 2020

The demand for paddy is high at the local markets this year and it is expected to remain unchanged till...

Gopalganj farmer killed in police...

Gopalganj farmer killed in police...

Nation

Thu, Jun 4 2020

Police say Nikhil's death was an accident and no complaints were lodged over his death 

Army comes to farmers' rescue by procuring...

Army comes to farmers' rescue by procuring...

Nation

Sat, May 9 2020

The program started on Thursday and as a result, a large number of farmers in the area have benefited...

Farmers anxious to harvest this year's...

Farmers anxious to harvest this year's...

Nation

Thu, May 7 2020

Only 11% of the district’s Boro paddy had been harvested as of Wednesday while the remaining 89%...