Farmers protest

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state government has already announced the withdrawal of cases registered against the farmers and the Centre has also repealed the three farm laws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

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

Relief for Channi government as farmers lift blockades on rail tracks in Punjab

The protesting farmers had been demanding a complete farm loan waiver, compensation to the families of those who died during the year-long anti-farm laws stir and withdrawal of criminal cases.

published on : 29th 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No plans to bring back repealed farm laws again; Congress creating confusion: Narendra Singh Tomar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

Punjab farmers sow political seed 

Agri unions float new front, will contest all 117 seats & keeps options open for AAP alliance

published on : 26th December 2021

Trouble for Channi? Farmers continue to block rail tracks, affect train traffic in Punjab

Farmers under the banner of the Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee started the agitation on Monday, demanding besides loan waiver, compensation to families of farm alws protest victims.

published on : 21st December 2021

Punjab: Farmers block rail tracks, demand complete loan waiver

The train movement was affected in the state due to their "rail roko" agitation, which started under the banner of the Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee.

published on : 20th December 2021

Punjab farmers' unions refuse to lift dharnas at toll plazas, demand revision of charges  

The authorities and the managements of toll plazas have increased the rates by about 40 per cent as they suffered losses due closure of plazas for more than a year, says a farmer leader.

published on : 15th December 2021

'Enough of Ganga dubkis': Mahua Moitra joins Opposition chorus demanding removal of Ajay Mishra

The TMC MP said that the main accused, MoS Ajay Mishra's son Ashish, should be tried for attempt to murder.

published on : 14th December 2021

Mowing down farmers in Lakhimpur Kheri a ‘well-planned conspiracy’: SIT

Ashish Mishra, the son of Union Minister of  State for Home, Ajay Mishra ‘Teni’, is the key accused in the case along with 13 others.

published on : 14th December 2021

Lakhimpur violence: If PM sensitive towards farmers, he should dismiss Ajay Mishra, says UPCC chief

Due to the pressure of court and the power of 'Satyagraha,' the conspiracy to crush and kill farmers has now become clear, Lallu claimed.

published on : 14th 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
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