Farm laws repeal

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

Farm Laws Repeal: Rousing welcome for farmers on way back home

Langars (community kitchen) were set-up at many places for farmers by locals and given roti, dal, vegetables, milk, bread pakoras, parshad, jalebis.

published on : 12th December 2021

Feeling of separation, pride and joy as protesting farmers leave Singhu

Farmers at Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur borders had assembled early in the morning at their respective entry points to leave together in a victory procession they called ‘Fateh march’.

published on : 12th December 2021

Foot massage in a trolley for aged, tired farmer protestors since Day 1

Leaving behind his five-year-old daughter, a son and his wife, Ajit Pal Singh has been giving foot massages to elderly farmers at Singhu border.

published on : 10th December 2021

SKM raises objections to govt's proposal to end protest, decision on Wednesday

"The final decision will be taken at tomorrow's meeting after they get a reply from the government," the SKM said.  

published on : 7th December 2021

After phone call from Amit Shah, farmers form panel for talks

The farmers said they would continue their protest in the meantime and depending on the progress of the talks, they would decide their next course of action, including ending the protests.

published on : 5th December 2021

A missed opportunity

The only thing which is worse than an aborted reform is a stillborn one.

published on : 5th December 2021

India needs agricultural reforms but federalism is the key

The three controversial farm laws have finally been withdrawn. These were the laws passed in Parliament, and repealed by the sheer power of street protests.

published on : 5th December 2021

Rush of passing bills and fading culture of Parliament debates

Kota Neelima, director of the Institute of Perception Studies in New Delhi, felt the sanctity of Parliament lies in debate.

published on : 1st December 2021

Lok Sabha passes Farm Laws Repeal Bill amid protests by Opposition seeking discussion

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the repealing of the three contentious Central farm laws on November 19.

published on : 29th November 2021

Parl winter session: Sonia, Rahul Gandhi participate in Congress' protest demanding repeal of farm laws

Leader of the Opposition in Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge and Leader of Congress in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury also participated in the protest.

published on : 29th November 2021

Parliament's winter session set to begin today, 26 bills on agenda

The government has indicated that the bill to repeal three farm laws will also be taken up on priority.

published on : 29th November 2021

'Mere formality from Modi government': Farmers, Opposition on agri laws repealing

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), a joint body of farmer unions leading the current protests, on Sunday wrote to the prime minister urging him to immediately resume talks on MSP.

published on : 25th November 2021

Farm laws repeal due to BJP workers' failure to enlighten farmers: Uma Bharti

“I was particularly pained by the PM’s announcement, as I deeply felt that we (BJP rank and file) failed to face and counter the opposition’s false propaganda on the issue,” Bharti added.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Proposed tractor march to Parliament during Winter Session not withdrawn yet, say farmer leaders

SKM welcomed the prime minister's decision but said they will wait for the announcement to take effect through due parliamentary procedures.

published on : 20th November 2021
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