Modi govt’s proposal shows it wants farmers to look unreasonable, not address their concerns

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the farmers of Madhya Pradesh, in New Delhi on 18 December | PTI Photo

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing farmers of Madhya Pradesh, in New Delhi | PTI Photo Text Size: A- A+ Now that the Narendra Modi government has agreed to amend the farm laws, why are farmers being so stubborn? Shouldn’t they seek amendments of their choice, rather than ask for complete repeal? Sounds reasonable, doesn’t it? That’s what the government’s proposal for amendments was meant […]

Megaproject proposed to address climate change in Khulna

File photo of Goods-carrying water transports are anchored at BIWTA Ghat area in Khulna city as workers enforced an indefinite countrywide strike on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 Dhaka Tribune Dhaka Tribune The Development Project Proposal (DPP) for the rehabilitation of coastal Polder 31 at Dacope upazila in Khulna district has already been submitted to the […]