farmers

Govt to introduce bill in Lok Sabha on Monday to repeal contentious farm laws

The bill has been listed for introduction and passage in Lok Sabha on the first day of the Winter Session of Parliament on Monday.

published on : 27th November 2021

Centre agrees to farmers demand of decriminalising stubble burning, says Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar

With regard to withdrawal of cases against farmers during the agitation, Tomar said this is in the domain of the state governments.

published on : 27th November 2021

Farmers defer tractor march as govt set to table bill to scrap farm laws on Monday

The decision to suspend the march comes two days ahead of the commencement of the Winter Session of Parliament.

published on : 27th November 2021

Farm laws repeal: Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar urges farmers to end agitation, go home

Last week, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that the Centre will bring necessary bills in the winter session of Parliament beginning later this month to repeal the farm laws.

published on : 27th November 2021

Farmers' stir: Octogenarian who inspired others to stay put at Delhi's Singhu border for whole year

In the last 12 months, several of them left the protest site to be with their families or to get back to work and most of them joined the protests in alternate batches.

published on : 27th November 2021

'Centre silent over MSP guarantee', say farmer unions marking one year of protests

As the prime minister has announced readiness to repeal the laws, farmers' unions celebrated the occasion while resolving to continue the struggle till their remaining demands are accepted.

published on : 27th November 2021

Paddy to be purchased in Odisha's Ganjam from December 29

This was announced by Collector Vijay Amruta Kulange at a district level meeting held at Chhatrapur which was also attended by local MLAs and Zilla Parishad members.

published on : 27th November 2021

Delhi border points erupt in farmers' protest anniversary jubilation

Massive influx of farmers and supporters at Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur as agitation against Centre’s agriculture laws completes one year

published on : 27th November 2021

Telangana's Jagtial ryots up in arms over paddy row

Though police officials who were stationed there tried to disrupt the dharna, the farmers put up a stiff resistance. 

published on : 27th November 2021

Local kids don't want to miss farmer 'uncles', stay put on agri laws protest sites

While the farmers await the repealing of the farm laws by Parliament to go home, the local kids, who have been getting full meals three times a day for almost a year, don’t want them to leave.

published on : 27th November 2021

Farmers' protest anniversary: Street vendors have field day as crowd swells

With hundreds of protesters thronging at Singhu border, many street vendors also flocked there hoping for more business.

published on : 27th November 2021

On tailoring mission, this retired nurse finds 'new home and son' at Singhu border

When the protest erupted, she moved to Singhu, and has not visited the house for nearly one year. 

published on : 27th November 2021

Traffic in Mysuru hit as farmers block highways, demand law to guarantee MSP

The police diverted traffic via Gejjagalli towards Mysuru and Bengaluru-bound vehicles were diverted via KRS and Bannur-Malavalli.

published on : 27th November 2021

Wheelchair-bound man reaches Singhu to celebrate farm law protest anniversary

That he is happy could be gauged by his smile and the gestures he made to his mother, Harpreet Kaur, 45.

published on : 26th November 2021

AAP government passes resolution against farm laws in special Delhi Assembly session

The Delhi Assembly also passed a resolution seeking repeal of the three farm laws, compensation to families of over 700 farmers who died during the protests and legal guarantee of MSP.

published on : 26th November 2021
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