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LIFE

 |  The Other Side Of Farming  |  6-minute read
Farmers, Father-son relationship, Tractor trolley, Farming

Fathers and sons: Who the real masters in agriculture are

A young farmer wants to earn the respect of his father and will go to any extent, including trickery.

VOICES

 |  The Other Side Of Farming  |  3-minute read
Physical deformity, Leprosy, Farm labourers, Farmers

Contempt and compassion: Every village suffers it

The meaning of humanity, or the lack of it, is discovered by living in a village.

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
India-Australia Series, Mig crash, Farmers, Farmersprotest

DailyOh! Why farmers won’t relent, to the rumble within Mamata Banerjee's TMC

The Delhi govt has said farmers are justified in their protest and that it won’t support their arrest.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read
Farmers, Minimum support price, Agriculture, Farmbills

Farm Bills: What corporatisation did to agrarian societies of the world

Unchecked corporate power and increasing political influence have left farmers to operate under the push ‘get big or get out’ and often driven abuse of farmers’ rights.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Narendra Modi, Farmers, Economics, Politics

Interpreting Budget 2019: Politics has overwhelmed the rationality of economics

Budget 2019 has proved to be a political statement, more than an survey of economic facts.

ART & CULTURE

 |  The Castaways  |  6-minute read
Sudharak olwe, Caste Discrimination, Farmers, Dalit artists

In India, art is about the higher classes. Dalit artists are ignored or their work is called 'activism': Padma Shri artist Sudharak Olwe

Inspired by farmers' protests, Olwe is working on a new project, 'Photographers for Famers'. While documenting shocking caste oppression or gender violence, Olwe is motivated by struggles against power and giving back to the community.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Farmers, Captain Amarinder Singh, Punjab, Stubble burning

Why Punjab farmers are defying NGT orders on stubble burning

Often targeted by the state pollution control board, Punjab’s farmers feel victimised as cases against them are being registered for burning paddy straws.

MONEY

 |  5-minute read
Economy, Farmers, Rural distress, MSP

Why India’s rural distress has an acute urban problem

Even high support price for crops is unlikely to solve the issue.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Farmers, GDP, Modi government, Agricultural crisis

Why declining share of agriculture in GDP should worry Modi government

The farmers are feeling cheated.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Agriculture, Maharashtra, Farm distress, Farmers

Why video of farmer destroying crops has gone viral

Governments respond to farm crisis as a political problem, by announcing loan waivers.