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India’s Farmers Signal Lack of Trust in Modi Government
November 22, 2021

India’s Farmers Signal Lack of Trust in Modi Government

By Tarushi Aswani
Having reaped success in getting the government to roll back the farm laws, the protesting farmers are pushing for more.

As Farmers Protest in India, Canada Weighs In – With Predictable Effect
December 03, 2020

As Farmers Protest in India, Canada Weighs In – With Predictable Effect

By Abhijnan Rej
Comments by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Defense Minister Harjit Sajjan have irked BJP supporters and the Modi government.
Farmers’ Anger Descends on Delhi
December 07, 2018

Farmers’ Anger Descends on Delhi

By Avinash Giri
More than 100,000 farmers from across India gathered in Delhi to demand action toward their plight.

Indian Farmer Protests Show No Signs of Abating
June 22, 2017

Indian Farmer Protests Show No Signs of Abating

By Padmapriya Govindarajan
India's farmers, suffering from indebtedness, take on the government at the center and across various states.

Indian Farmers Protest, Seeking Drought Relief
April 22, 2017

Indian Farmers Protest, Seeking Drought Relief

By Padmapriya Govindarajan
India's farmers have taken to Delhi to seek redress after an unusually bad drought.

India's Thirsty Crops Are Draining the Country Dry
April 06, 2017

India's Thirsty Crops Are Draining the Country Dry

By Moin Qazi
An emphasis on water-intensive crops like sugarcane and rice is depleting India's groundwater.

Inside the World of Indian Moneylenders
March 31, 2017

Inside the World of Indian Moneylenders

By Moin Qazi
Though universally despised, the sahukar plays an indispensable role in most rural communities.
India's Bitter Seeds: The Plight of Small Farmers
February 08, 2017

India's Bitter Seeds: The Plight of Small Farmers

By Moin Qazi
India's small farmers are increasingly indebted and marginalized.

India’s Deadliest Epidemic
October 20, 2015

India’s Deadliest Epidemic

By Zigor Aldama and Miguel Candela
More than 300,000 Indian farmers have killed themselves since agriculture was liberalized.

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