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At the intersection of government, farmers and artisans lies Odisha's Krushi Bhavan and this 25-year-old's thought-provoking documentary 

Titled Whose Dreams? Whose City? is a thought-provoking documentary that asks poignant questions about farmers, public art and beyond 

Published on 23rd November 2021
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What the FAQ: Modi repeals three farms laws as assembly elections near. Here's everything you need to know

The end of November would have marked one year of the nation's farmers protesting against three controversial farm laws that were hastily passed by the government

Published on 19th November 2021
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Whatever I did, I did for farmers. What I'm doing, is for the country: Modi repeals three farm laws after a year of farmer agitation

The goal of the three farm laws was to empower farmers, especially small farmers, he said. The agriculture budget has risen by five times with over Rs 1.25 lakh crore being spent annually

Published on 19th November 2021
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Keep your shields up, wear a mask when you step out: PM Modi lauds 100 cr vaccine 'super achievement' in address to nation

While the PM spoke mostly about the vaccination and how India has achieved it by coming together, he also spoke about the economy and farmers

Published on 22nd October 2021
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What The FAQ: What motivates the protesting farmers of India to go on with their protest?

Any attempt to disperse the protest by force has only seemed to charge them up more. They have also gained support on social media

Published on 29th September 2021
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Malayali trio in Ireland wins award for organic farming

Born into a family of farmers, agriculture has always been a passion for Kattappana native Jobis Joseph, who migrated to Ireland in search of a job around 10 years ago

Published on 26th September 2021
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Panjab University ready to hold senate elections on September 26, but students aren't calling off protest just yet

The student movement had gained a lot of momentum, so much so that even protesting farmers outfit, Sanyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM), had recently joined the students in a display of solidarity

Published on 8th September 2021
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This team of researchers from UoH has developed a first-of-its-kind Blockchain platform to aid farmers. We find out how it works

Harnessing the hottest new tech in town these researchers have created a farmer-centric Blockchain ecosystem that aims to distribute value back to the farmers

 

Published on 1st September 2021
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This 15-year-old from Maharashtra created an IoT-based app to help farmers manage farm equipment from home

With Yog's Farmer Helper app, farmers can control farm equipment on their mobile phones and do not have to visit the farm at odd hours. We find out more

Published on 28th June 2021
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How students of NTU, Singapore, developed a kiosk-cum-EV that offers so many internet-related services in villages

They call themselves The Kisan Union and they work solely for farmers and villagers via their kiosk. They are currently functional in two villages and hope to spread their wings further very soon

Published on 2nd June 2021
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Three NID Ahmedabad students rediscovered Dakini wool and are now making shoes for farmers from it

Also, they are incubated at IIT Madras. How cool is that? Earthen Tunes is certainly off to a good start and if all goes well, they will certainly launch their exclusive shoes for farmers on June 15

Published on 26th May 2021
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Here's how this app by IIT grads is helping 30 lakh farmers network and troubleshoot their problems

Krishify helps farmers to solve their issues, connect with other farmers, seek advice from agricultural experts, access information repository on crops and much more

Published on 29th April 2021
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This automated tractor developed by an engineering student can help farmers cultivate land using an app

This tractor was designed to help two groups of farmers - elderly farmers who may have trouble using a tractor and next gen farmers who may need to cultivate land remotely

Published on 7th April 2021
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What The FAQ: Here's all you need to know about the Bharat Bandh on March 26

Expected to include farmers from Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh who have been at the front lines of the farmers’ struggle, the Bandh will take place between 6 am and 6 pm tomorrow

Published on 25th March 2021
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Dr Sreeja Lakshmi is researching a possible vaccine against the tilapia lake virus

Dr Sreeja Lakshmi has been awarded an international fellowship grant to develop a vaccine for tilapia lake virus that is affecting tilapia aquaculture and fish farmers 

Published on 24th March 2021

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