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Bumper harvest brings no cheer for Bangladeshi rice farmers

Bangladesh: Facing falling prices and loans they cannot repay, farmers are blaming market manipulation for the crisis.

 

Hungry Mindanao farmers feel heat as drought starts to bite

Philippines: Resentment is brewing as philippine govt fails yet again to address the plight of growers.

 

Pakistani farmers in the honey as Caritas means bee-siness

Pakistan: Catholic charity introduces beekeeping as new source of income in impoverished region.

 

Bishop demands probe into slaying of 14 Philippine farmers

Philippines: Police claim victims were communists resisting arrest, rights groups say they were executed.

 

Church charity steps in to aid disaster-hit Filipino farmers

Philippines: Some 3,722 hectares of land are set to be handed to farmers supported by church groups in typhoon-hit leyte.

 

34 farmers' suicides in Bengal in 8 months: Congress

India: Regarding unemployment, mitra accused the state government of resorting to statistical jugglery to downplay the number..

 

Farmers on India-Pakistan border fear for lives, crops

India: Thousands of villagers have already fled as kashmir skirmish rages on; church urges dialogue to foster peace.