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  1. Farmers wait for the auction of onions at Lasalgaon market in Nashik district

    Collapse in India's onion prices could leave Modi smarting in election

    A spike in the price of onions has led to the ouster of governments in Indian elections in the past. Now, prices of the staple have collapsed, and ...
  2. Paulo Siqueira and Juliana Armelin, finance professionals who became coffee farmers, pose for a pic

    Commentary: What trade war? Brazil farmers see opportunity

    Trump's trade war opens up fresh opportunities for US competitors, who are aggressively working to get a foothold into markets once dominated by ...
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    As a river dies: India could be facing its ‘greatest human catastrophe’ ever

    As crops and farmers die, experts blame a man-made “drought of common sense” for the drying up of Southern India’s Cauvery River, once a lifeline ...
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    New government ‘powerless’ to overhaul rampant land grabbing in northern Myanmar

    Land grabbing remains rife in Myanmar's northern Kachin state and the state government’s Ministry of Agriculture has admitted it has little power ...
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    Man in China 'digs up dead mother from demolished house'

    The remains of Gong Xuehui, 60, were found under the rubble Thursday following the demolition last month, the Beijing News reported.
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    Annual monsoon arrives in drought-hit India

    The department had earlier forecast an above-average monsoon this year and a start date of Jun 7, offering hope for the struggling agricultural ...
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    Kranji's young farmers rally to keep the family business thriving

    Faced with an uncertain future, children of pioneers are rallying to give their family farms and cottage industries new life, with movements like ...
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    Homemade fireworks kill 6 Myanmar nationals in Thailand

    The massive blast killed four women and two men who police believe were hired to illegally manufacture fireworks from the farmhouse in central ...