Farm Laws

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Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar's clarification that the government has no plans to bring back the recently repealed farm laws.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

Telangana minister T Harish Rao demands clarification from PM Modi on farm laws

Harish Rao demanded Modi to clarify whether the farm laws were repealed keeping in mind the impending elections to Uttar Pradesh and Punjab Assemblies.

published on : 27th December 2021

No plans to bring back repealed farm laws again; Congress creating confusion: Narendra Singh Tomar

Narendra Singh Tomar said PM Narendra Modi had decided to withdraw agriculture reform laws to protect the interest of farmers.

published on : 26th December 2021

Bharatiya Kisan Sangh demands revival of three farm laws

He said that they had already submitted their demands asking for remunerative prices to farmers for every crop, abolition of market fees at every yard.

published on : 26th December 2021

As the jam ends, points to mull over

As the agitation peaked last year and farmers marched to Delhi, the Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP government worked overtime to woo them.

published on : 13th December 2021

Farmers' protests: Road traffic at Delhi's Tikri border opens, Singhu and Ghazipur to follow soon

According to farmer leaders, Singhu border site was cleared by over 95 per cent and a cleaning exercise was initiated by farmer groups on Sunday.

published on : 13th December 2021

BJP MP Varun Gandhi submits private members' bill for legal guarantee of MSP

The bill aims to provide legally guaranteed MSP for 22 crops that should be set at a profit margin of 50 per cent over the comprehensive cost of production.

published on : 12th December 2021

Yogendra Yadav equates farmers' protest sites with Chardham; Bhupinder Hooda hails the stir

Addressing a gathering at the Ghazipur border, Yadav said this is not a day for speeches, adding that whatever the farmers had said, they have done it.

published on : 12th December 2021

SKM headquarters now stands empty as farmers head home; local traders hope business will pick up soon

The SKM HQ, housed in a godown of tiles along the highway blockaded by the protesting farmers in Haryana's Kundli, served as a nerve centre for their movement, hosting countless meetings.

published on : 12th December 2021

Moist eyes, broad smiles bid farmers adieu

Students, elders make it a point to gather at Singhu border to bid farewell to farmers who had ‘become like family’

published on : 12th December 2021
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