Farm Bills

Stubble burning: Maximum cases in Punjab; anger over farm bills among major reasons

Farmers set their fields on fire to quickly clear off the crop residue left behind after harvesting paddy and before cultivating wheat and potato.

published on : 15th November 2020

Amarinder questions timing of ED and I-T notices received by him, kin

"I don’t know what to say on these except the timing of these notices since all of them have been issued after my government initiated and got farm amendment Bills passed in the assembly," he said.

published on : 4th November 2020

Rajasthan latest state to pass bills to negate Centre's farm laws

Punjab and Chhatisgarh have already passed bills to counter the central farm laws.

published on : 2nd November 2020

Western Odisha farmers protest new agriculture laws

Convenor of POKSSS, Lingaraj said farmers are against the new laws which go against the interests of their community and they will intensify the protest in the coming days.

published on : 31st October 2020

Chhattisgarh govt tables new farm bill, says it doesn’t clash with Central laws

Soon after tabling the bill in the Assembly, the state agriculture minister Ravindra Choubey called the move as intended towards 'protecting the concerns and benefits of farmers'.

published on : 27th October 2020

BJP fields eight Union ministers to clear doubts of farmers over agri laws

Sources said the state saffron party leaders had urged the party high command to clear the doubts of farmers on these new acts.

published on : 13th October 2020

Congress criticises farm bills, sets tone for campaign

A farmers rally by the Congress against the farm bills on Saturday set the tone for the bypolls with many leaders attacking the BJP leadership at the Centre and the State.

published on : 11th October 2020

Will not talk to Opposition on farm Bills: Sadananda Gowda

He said that the Centre has reserved Rs 1 lakh crore for the agriculture sector.

published on : 9th October 2020

Jual Oram slams Congress for opposing Farm Bills

Sundargarh MP and chairman of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Defence Jual Oram on Sunday hit out at the Congress for misleading the farmers on the agri reform laws. 

published on : 5th October 2020

Odisha government shy of bringing farm Bills in this Assembly session

Leader of the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) Narasingh Mishra said that it does not seem that the Government is planning to bring the two Bills during the Monsoon session.

published on : 3rd October 2020

Would stand by farmers till last breath: Mamata Banerjee tweets on new farm bills

The TMC chief, who has been critical of the new farm laws, said history stood testament to all that her government did for the welfare of farmers.

published on : 2nd October 2020

Protesting against newly passed Farm Bills, Rahul Gandhi to hold tractor rallies from October 4-6

Rahul Gandhi is likely to address rallies at Kaithal and Pipli in Kurukshetra district of Haryana on October 6 instead of October 5, following which he will return to Delhi.

published on : 2nd October 2020

Delhi BJP MPs to start awareness campaign on farm laws

The MPs were asked to initiate a programme and meet farmers to counter the claims being made by the opposition parties,” he added.

published on : 2nd October 2020

Rajasthan govt mulling legislation to negate Centre's farm laws

Rajasthan government is planning to take a decision in accordance with the directives of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, PCC chief, and Education Minister Govind Singh Dotasara said.

published on : 1st October 2020

Former MP P Chinta Mohan writes to President Ram Nath Kovind on recently passed Farm Laws

The Congress leader alleged that the Centre has passed the anti-farmer bills in an undemocratic manner only to help corporates.

published on : 30th September 2020
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