Farm Law

Punjab farmers begin ‘Delhi-like’ stir at Chandigarh border

The farmer leaders were told to meet a governmentdelegation but they refused, thus leading to a stand-off.

published on : 18th May 2022

Made SC panel report on farm laws public to bring out truth: Farmer leader Anil Ghanwat

He said that the expert panel worked for three months to prepare a comprehensive report on three farm laws and submitted it to the Supreme Court.

published on : 23rd March 2022

‘Majority favoured junked farm laws’: Supreme Court-appointed experts committee

The committee appointed in January 2020 comprised policy experts such as Pramod Joshi, Shetkari Sangathan leader Anil Ghanwat and agriculture economist, Ashok Gulati.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Supreme Court appointed panel was against repealing three farm laws

The three-member committee had also suggested many changes in the laws, including giving freedom to states to make Minimum Support Price system legal.

published on : 21st March 2022

Delhi government gives nod to withdraw 17 cases filed during anti-farm law protests

He said that the file related to the cases was sent by Lt Governor Anil Baijal's Office to Delhi Home Minister Satyendar Jain on January 31.

published on : 1st March 2022

Priyanka Gandhi  flays BJP over unemployment and inflation

Gandhi also slammed the Centre over the now-repealed farm laws which she claimed would have benefitted 'big industrialist friends of the government' at the cost of farmers' hard work.

published on : 28th February 2022

Karnataka farmers remind govt to repeal farm laws

Their first demand was repeal of farm laws in Karnataka as was done by the central government. Bommai replied that they will hold a discussion with opposition parties and take a decision.

published on : 19th February 2022

EPS must apologise for backing repealed farm laws: Stalin

He was campaigning for party candidates contesting the urban local body polls in Thanjavur district through video conference.

published on : 16th February 2022

Karnataka farmers hold rally, demand repeal of state farm laws

The protest was withdrawn after Excise Minister K Gopalaiah met the agitators and invited them for a meeting on Friday.

published on : 15th February 2022

Tough road ahead for BJP in poll-bound states as demands yet to be met: Farmer leaders

Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), an umbrella body of 44 farm unions, will meet on January 15 to review the progress on pending demands and decide on the future course of action.

published on : 9th January 2022

Malik clears air on 'Modi arrogant' remarks as Opposition flays BJP

Congress general secretary Randeep Surjewala said the prime minister should come forward and tell the truth to the nation, and sack the governor, if he is not telling the truth.

published on : 4th January 2022

Government should give MSP legal framework: Meghalaya Governor Satya Pal Malik

The farmers' agitation has only been suspended, and if there is any injustice, it will start again, he told reporters on the sidelines of an event in Haryana's Charkhi Dadri.

published on : 3rd January 2022

2021: The Year of the Mask, raging inequality, Neeraj Chopra and Fahadh Faasil

The year will also be remembered as the one in which Prime Minister Narendra Modi decided to yield to the protesting farmers who held firm in their demands during the raging pandemic...

published on : 30th December 2021

Record foodgrains production likely in 2022; farm laws repeal, price rise bitter pills for agri sector

The Indian agriculture sector, which was among the few segments that remained robust amid the pandemic gales, is expected to register a growth rate of 3.5 per cent in the current financial year.

published on : 28th December 2021

Government hatching conspiracy to bring back farm laws through back door: Congress

The Congress reiteration of allegations came over Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar's clarification that the government has no plans to bring back the recently repealed farm laws.

published on : 27th December 2021
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