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Farmer's Suicide urges for A Campaign to Connect Campus to Village

Biswajit Roy

Courtesy: www.frontierweekly.com

I urge all my young activist friends, particularly those in college and university campuses to think innovatively beyond worn out and ritualistic protest– the usual rallies and jargon-laced harangues– in the wake of a Rajasthani farmer’s spectacular suicide in Delhi. 1,003 more words

Peasants

losing breath

What is their sin

that they deserve to die

failing to lend a hand

my eyes begin to cry.

They were the ones

who fed the whole nation… 27 more words

Poetry

INDIA THIS WEEK (April 26-2 May) - Oye Times (Canada)

Weekly wrap up of important India news by Politicalbaaba with inputs from Akanksha Nishat. 

1. Farmer’s suicide investigation gets murkier, Delhi Police says AAP men incited Gajendra to climb tree… 1,507 more words

POLITICAL GUPSHUP

Aam Aadmi Party leaders instigated farmer to commit suicide: Delhi Police

Newsroom24x7 Desk

New Delhi:The Delhi Police has accused the Aam AAdmi Party leaders of instigating farmer Gajendra Singh to commit suicide duting a party rally at Jantar Mantar here on Wednesday. 186 more words

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Stepmother in an orphan's Land.

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“Shahrukh Khan mourns the death of his Dog”. It read. As I flipped over the page of a leading (corporate-owned-paid) Newspaper early this morning. An otherwise sugar added tea that I had just started sipping,tasted bitter. 404 more words

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Eight farmers in Vidarbha Commit suicide

Nagpur, Jan 28

At least eight debt-ridden farmers in Maharashtra’s Vidarbha region ended their lives in the past four days, including four who committed suicide Wednesday, an activist said. 250 more words

Vidarbha Statehood

Maharashtra government to make agri nets available for horticulture farmers

“Those horticulture farms covered with the specialised agri nets suffered lesser damage in the hailstorms. (Currently) These nets have to be imported from abroad. We will see how these nets could be made available to farmers at reasonable prices locally,” the Chief Minister said while addressing farmers at Vadner-Bhairav village in the district during his visit to the affected areas. 73 more words

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