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20 tribals detained in Telangana for clashing with forest officials

More than 30 podu cultivators staged a sit-in dharna, obstructing the forest department’s tractors and demanded that the officials leave the fields immediately.

published on : 7th July 2019

Andhra Pradesh farmers stage protest against e-NAM  trading system at Tenali market yard  

Agriculture market yard secretary interacted with the farmers and explained that the Central govt was implementing the e-NAM system from July 4.

published on : 4th July 2019

Odisha farmers stage road blockade over crop insurance woes

According to the list, 16,657 farmers insured their crops in 2018-19 kharif season and of them, 10,989 are entitled to get insurance based on crop cutting report and average crop yield.

published on : 18th June 2019

Telangana farmers taking on Modi struggle to find proposers

Speaking to Express from Varanasi, the farmers alleged that certain individuals -- allegedly sleuths of the Central intelligence agencies -- have been following them.

published on : 28th April 2019

Bengaluru: Protest at KG Layout enters seventh day, farmers want to meet BDA top officials 

Top BDA officials from the Land Acquisition as well as Engineering department visited the Layout on Thursday morning in an effort to redress the grievances.

published on : 22nd March 2019

Bengaluru: Agitating farmers halt work at KG Layout

A total of 2,500 acres, from nearly 2,000 farmers, were acquired to form this layout, said a top BDA official.

published on : 21st March 2019

Farmers protest end with warning to return at Delhi's doorstep

The farmers, numbering around 500 from Gautam Buddh Nagar, Ghaziabad, Aligarh and Meerut, were not allowed entry to Delhi after which they stayed put at the DND junction until Saturday.

published on : 2nd February 2019

Farmers tie their hands in symbolic protest at Delhi-Noida-Direct flyway

The rally, organised by Kisan Uday Abhiyan, led by Manveer Teotia, included farmers from Gautam Buddh Nagar, Ghaziabad, Aligarh and Meerut.

published on : 2nd February 2019

Farmers in Amethi raises anti-Rahul Gandhi slogans

They staged the protest near Samrat Cycle factory, which was inaugurated by former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi when he was the Member of Parliament (MP) from Amethi.

published on : 24th January 2019

Odisha farmers block Malkangiri-Jeypore State Highway

The farmers are forced to wait outside mandis for several days along with their stocks to take part in the procurement process.

published on : 31st December 2018

Man-animal conflict continues in Odisha's Parjang

Farmers demanded compensation up to Rs 20 lakh for deceased family along with jobs, aid up to Rs 10 lakh for the injured, construction of watchtower and putting up signage in elephant corridors.

published on : 21st December 2018

Dhenkanal collector directs joint inquiry into Kharif crop loss

Supported by the BJP, farmers had earlier protested against millers who are demanding reduction of 4 to 5 kg per quintal of paddy at mandis.

published on : 20th December 2018

#DilliChalo farmers' march: Now, government’s turn to tremble

Sonu has been working in Delhi’s small eateries since the age of 10.

published on : 1st December 2018

#DilliChalo: Farmers’ protest sows opposition unity at national capital

Political leaders present at the rally included Rahul Gandhi, Sitaram Yechury, Sharad Pawar, D Raja, Farooq Abdullah, Dharmendra Yadav and Arvind Kejriwal among many others.

published on : 1st December 2018

Fulfil farmers' demands or they'd 'wreak havoc' in 2019 polls: Kejriwal to Modi

Kejriwal in his address at the venue, claimed that the Centre had filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court saying it would not implement the M S Swaminathan Commission report.

published on : 30th November 2018
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