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

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

‘Poll fighters can’t be part of MSP panel’: Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait

Fault lines among farmer outfits over contesting the polls are already visible as only 18 among the 32 unions in Punjab are showing intention to fight the polls as of now while many have backed out.

published on : 2nd January 2022

Recycling of paddy at mandis for MSP mars procurement process in Odisha's Sundargarh district

Deputy registrar of cooperative societies Rashmilata Behera said that this year, Tasladihi paddy purchasing centre has been barred from the procurement process.

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

No one raises issue of hiking MSP for sugarcane out of fear: BJP MP Varun Gandhi

He said his party colleagues do not raise such issues as they fear that they will not be given poll tickets.

published on : 21st December 2021

Rakesh Tikait says bigger issue of MSP persists, questions Modi government's intention

The national spokesperson of the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) continued his attack on the Centre as he returned home after 383 days of protest at Ghazipur on Delhi's border.

published on : 17th December 2021

Farmers threaten to launch dharnas if rates are revised at toll plazas in Punjab 

Sources claimed that the toll tax rates have been revised on all toll plazas.

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

Vijay Diwas: After year-long protest, victorious farmers begin journey back home

The farmers lifted blockades on highways at Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur borders and took out a 'Victory March' to celebrate the repeal of three contentious farm laws.

published on : 11th December 2021

Form JPC for consultations on MSP: YSRC MP V Vijayasai Reddy to Centre

The Andhra Pradesh government, under the leadership of Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy, has not only been vocal about the need for MSP but also put its words into action.

published on : 9th December 2021

Wary SKM wants proposal rework on setting up MSP panel, axing cases 

The SKM is unwilling to allow space to outfits that were not part of the agitation, said senior leader Balbir Singh Rajewal.

published on : 8th 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

Rahul raises farmers' issue in Lok Sabha, demands compensation

Gandhi also slammed the Modi government for its inability to maintain data on the death of farmers during the year-long agitation.

published on : 7th December 2021

‘Giving highest MSP to Chhattisgarh farmers’: Bhupesh Baghel

Baghel regretted that it’s only the farmer who cannot decide the rate of his produce while every manufactured product has the MRP fixed by the owner of the company.

published on : 7th December 2021
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