Indian farmers

Given the monsoon-dependent nature of farming, farmers are at a constant risk of falling into poverty. Illustration: Jayachandran/Mint

Indian farmers call for free markets

4 min read . 21 Mar 2018
India should let farmers reach the front doors of consumers locally and globally with as little intervention, intermediation and distortion as possible. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint

The day after Davos

4 min read . 29 Jan 2018
While BJP managed to win Gujarat elections, it conceded significant ground to the Congress in rural and semi-rural constituencies. Photo: Bloomberg

Why are Indian farmers angry?

4 min read . 20 Dec 2017