Police tighten security at Tikri border, put cement barricades to stop protestors

A day ahead of a protest called on by the farmers at Jantar Mantar, Delhi Police increased security at the Delhi-Haryana border’s Tikri crossing.

published on : 22nd August 2022

Youngsters opting for gig works due to flexibility, extra income

The participation of youth in the gig economy has increased 8-fold between 2019 and 2022, according to gig discovery platform Taskmo.

published on : 20th August 2022

SKM brings farm fight to Thanjavur, asks Centre to honour its promises

Gathering in front of the old bus stand, they blocked the road and raised slogans against the Centre for failing to provide legislative backing to the Minimum Support Price (MSP).

published on : 1st August 2022

E-commerce firms Amazon, Flipkart on gig-hiring spree 

As many as 5 lakh gig tasks were offered during the month compared to 3 lakh gig work in May this year, according to Taskmo Gig Index (TGI).

published on : 22nd July 2022

Samyukta Kisan Morcha claims Twitter accounts linked to farm movement withheld on 'instructions' of Centre

According to SKM, @kisnaektamorcha and @tractor2twitr are the two prominent accounts among others that have been withheld.

published on : 27th June 2022

Veteran Bengali film director Tarun Majumdar hospitalised, shifted to critical care unit

Majumdar, who received Padma Shri in 1990, has five Filmfare awards to his credit and among his notable works are Smriti Tuku Thak (1960) and Palatak (1963).

published on : 21st June 2022

KK had multiple arterial blockages, shows late singer's initial post-mortem report

Cardiologists said if a person has latent heart disease for a long time, there is a possibility of myocardial infarction — a deadly medical emergency when the heart muscles begin to die.

published on : 3rd June 2022

Three years of SKM government: CM Prem Singh Tamang says health, infrastructure improved considerably

Sikkim CM Prem Singh Tamang said his government has continuously strived to fulfill the promises it made to the people of the state.

published on : 27th 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

Hike in prices of fuel, fertilisers has exposed Narendra Modi government's anti-farmer attitude: SKM

The SKM said the unexpected increase in the prices of diesel, petrol and fertilisers has exposed the anti-farmer attitude of the BJP-led Centre.

published on : 9th April 2022

With rise in temperature, Bihar reports more cases of acute encephalitis syndrome among kids

Muzaffarpur, Vaishali, Sitamarhi, East Champaran and Samastipur in north Bihar have been identified as worst-affected by the AES.

published on : 16th March 2022

Unions laud move, demand MSP relief

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) will hold a meeting on March 14 to decide the future course of action if the remaining promises made to the farmers by the Centre are not met.

published on : 2nd March 2022