Farmers Protest

Punjab farmers sit on protest near Chandigarh-Mohali border, CM terms it 'unwarranted'

A farmer leader said they do not want any confrontation with the state government, but they will have to break the barriers and move towards Chandigarh if their issues were not resolved.

published on : 17th May 2022

'Will stir if demands not met': Farmer leaders to meet Punjab government on May 10 over power cuts

Before that meeting farmers leaders will be going to Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh on May 4 to get justice for families of 'martyred' farmers.

published on : 2nd May 2022

Farmers protest near residence of Punjab Power Minister Harbhajan Singh over electricity shortage

The farmers, who were protesting under the banner of the Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee, scuffled with police as they tried to break the barricades to reach Harbhajan Singh's house.

published on : 29th April 2022

Doc who aided farm stir to help students in war zone

With most students and others stuck there traumatised and in dire need of medical assistance, we have contacted a military hospital 200 km from Kyiv in Ukraine through our contacts.

published on : 3rd March 2022

Republic Day violence, farmers stir cases to be withdrawn

Jain approved it and sent it to the Chief Minister office on February 25. The CMO sent the file to L-G office on February 28 and he approved it on the same day, the officer said.

published on : 2nd 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

Pakistan farmers protest, burn effigy of PM Imran Khan over high fertiliser prices, power tariff

The Pakistan Kisan Ittehad has held a three-hour-long demonstration at Rangu Pull Khanewal-Multan Road to mobilise farmers for the wider agitation against the provincial government.

published on : 15th February 2022

In art born out of protest, brushstrokes sound louder than words

It was in August, 2021, that Tushar Madaan, an artivist (a portmanteau word formed from art and activist) from Paschim Vihar, visited the farmers’ protest that was taking place at the Singhu Border.

published on : 5th February 2022

Farmers' agitation to return soon? Tikait, protesting unions issue warning to Centre

The protest on Delhi's borders had started under the banner of the SKM over main demands of withdrawal of three contentious farm laws that were introduced by the BJP-led Centre.

published on : 1st February 2022

Farmers in Odisha's Ganjam district block road over slow pace of paddy procurement

They alleged that paddy has not been procured even as validity of the tokens is going to lapse soon, forcing them to resort to distress sale with traders from Andhra Pradesh.

published on : 31st January 2022

Delhi High Court seeks hospital reply on ‘anomaly’ in X-ray of dead farmer

Justice Rajnish Bhatnagar, was dealing with an application by the deceased’s grandfather who has filed the petition for court-monitored SIT probe into the death. 

published on : 29th January 2022

Uttar Pradesh elections: BKU leader Rakesh Tikait warns farmers on attempts to 'polarise' society

Tikait said that farmers are 'fully conscious' of the critical importance of their choice in the forthcoming assembly elections and do not need any prompting.

published on : 24th January 2022

Farmers cry betrayal on MSP and FIRs, plan protest on Jan 31

It also announced to stay away from fellow unions who would be participating in the Punjab elections.

published on : 16th January 2022

Haryana govt cancels judicial commission set up by it to probe police violence against farmers

Sources said the decision was taken as the state government has already announced the withdrawal of cases registered against the farmers and the Centre has also repealed the three farm laws

published on : 7th January 2022

Congress tried to 'physically harm' PM Modi but didn't succeed in 'murderous intentions', alleges BJP

Modi's Punjab visit was cut short on Wednesday after a "major security lapse" as he was stranded on a flyover for 20 minutes due to a blockade by protesters.

published on : 5th January 2022
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