From the condition of Giridhari Sandha’s decrepit mud hut with thatched-roof where his family lives, one doesn’t need to be a rocket scientist to figure out his financial condition.
The Odisha cabinet on Monday decided to carry on with the Krushak Assistance for Livelihood and Income Augmentation (KALIA) scheme for three more years.
Though a tributary of the Rengali canal passes through the 70-acre farmland, it is of no use for the farmers because of faulty design.
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday announced financial assistance to compensate farmers affected by Cyclone Yaas that hit the State on May 26.
Bhubaneswar: “All we need is money to eat and money to cover our skin. These are basic human needs. Other expenses can be taken care of. That’s why I continue to help others without thinking too much about saving money for myself.” These words by Chhayarani Sahu sum up her charitable side, one that she […]
New Delhi: While the farmers are protesting against the three newly passed agricultural laws, a farmer from Odisha expressed his protest in a unique manner by shaving off his head and beard to mark his dissent over the new policies of the government. Parthasarthy Jenna from Odisha tonsured his head at Delhi’s Singhu Border as […]
Baripada: Steering clear of the conventional agriculture, a forward-thinking farmer in Baripada town is now scripting his success story in growing vegetables on what has traditionally been considered unusable space – city rooftops. Like necessity breeds innovation, Karunakar Das, a resident of Ward Number-6 under Udala Notified Area Council (NAC) in Mayurbhanj has now become […]