Rural distress

Investment in agriculture and related areas has fallen as a share of public spending. Photo: PTI

The rising agrarian distress in India

4 min read . 28 Feb 2018
Roughly half the workforce is engaged in the farm sector, which contributes only 15% of national income. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint

Farmers need economic freedom

4 min read . 06 Feb 2018