Repeal of Farm Laws

Repealing of farm laws without discussion shows govt 'terrified': Rahul Gandhi

Gandhi said the Congress party knew that the "power of three-four crony capitalists cannot withstand the strength of farmers and labourers.

published on : 29th November 2021

Lok Sabha adjourned for the day amid continuous protests by Opposition

The House was adjourned for the day as Opposition members continued with their protests, raising slogans and holding placards, demanding justice for farmers.

published on : 29th November 2021

Both Houses of Parliament pass bill to repeal three farm laws

The contentious bill which had caused farmers to take to the streets in protest for almost an year was repealed with passage of the bill first in the Lok Sabha and then in the Rajya Sabha.

published on : 29th November 2021

Farmer organisations now point at MSP, mounting debts as Cabinet clears repeal of farm laws

The farmer organisations have said that they would wait and watch the moves of the government but bigger demands of MSP guarantee and others remain unaddressed. 

published on : 24th November 2021

Had Centre withdrawn agri laws earlier, deaths of 700 farmers could've been prevented: BJP leader

Singh, an executive committee member of the BJP in Uttar Pradesh, also called Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut "manchali" (crazy) for her remarks about the country's independence.

published on : 24th November 2021

BJP leaders should desist from making provocative statements on farm laws: Mayawati

Mayawati demanded that besides the repeal of farm laws, the other demands of the protesting farmers should be met by the government so that they can return to their homes.

published on : 22nd November 2021

Crucial farmer unions' meet on Sunday to decide on agitation course; MSP issue in focus now

SKM, an umbrella body of the agitating unions, is meeting on Sunday to decide on the next course of action, including on the MSP issue and the proposed daily tractor march.

published on : 20th November 2021

Decision to repeal three farm laws is step in positive direction: Rajasthan Governor

Mishra noted that the legislations are in the interests of farmers but the "administration could not make some of the farmers understand".

published on : 20th November 2021

Gehlot accuses Modi of mocking farmers in Parliament

Gehlot claimed that the Modi dispensation decided to repeal the farm laws under pressure of the assembly elections in five states.

published on : 20th November 2021

Farm laws repeal: Motorists hope agony of taking detours to avoid blockade at border points will end

Due to the stir, vehicles bound for Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir have to take an alternate route via the KMP Expressway due to the blockade at the Singhu border point.

published on : 20th November 2021

What's black in farm laws except for its ink, asks Union MoS V K Singh

Singh lamented the insistence of one of the farmer sections forcing a rollback of the reform legislation.

published on : 20th November 2021

Accept farmers MSP demand; take action against Union Minister Ajay Mishra: Varun Gandhi to PM Modi

In a letter to the prime minister, the MP from Pilibhit in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh said that till this demand of farmers' is not met, their movement will not end.

published on : 20th 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

It's better late than never: Mayawati on Centre's decision to repeal three farm laws

The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister said, there is doubt on the BJP government's intention because this decision is being termed as that of "electoral selfishness and compulsion".

published on : 20th November 2021

Farm laws: Damage control bid in poll-bound states, say political analysts and Opposition leaders

The saffron party faces isolation in Punjab after it parted ways with the Akalis following the enactment of the laws.

published on : 20th November 2021
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