farmers protests

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

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

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

Farmers' protests: Road traffic at Delhi's Tikri border opens, Singhu and Ghazipur to follow soon

According to farmer leaders, Singhu border site was cleared by over 95 per cent and a cleaning exercise was initiated by farmer groups on Sunday.

published on : 13th December 2021

Yogendra Yadav equates farmers' protest sites with Chardham; Bhupinder Hooda hails the stir

Addressing a gathering at the Ghazipur border, Yadav said this is not a day for speeches, adding that whatever the farmers had said, they have done it.

published on : 12th December 2021

SKM headquarters now stands empty as farmers head home; local traders hope business will pick up soon

The SKM HQ, housed in a godown of tiles along the highway blockaded by the protesting farmers in Haryana's Kundli, served as a nerve centre for their movement, hosting countless meetings.

published on : 12th December 2021

Moist eyes, broad smiles bid farmers adieu

Students, elders make it a point to gather at Singhu border to bid farewell to farmers who had ‘become like family’

published on : 12th December 2021

Farm Laws Repeal: Rousing welcome for farmers on way back home

Langars (community kitchen) were set-up at many places for farmers by locals and given roti, dal, vegetables, milk, bread pakoras, parshad, jalebis.

published on : 12th December 2021

Feeling of separation, pride and joy as protesting farmers leave Singhu

Farmers at Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur borders had assembled early in the morning at their respective entry points to leave together in a victory procession they called ‘Fateh march’.

published on : 12th December 2021

Celebrations break out as Punjab, Haryana farmers head home after 'victory' of their protests

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), an umbrella body of 40 farmers' unions, on Thursday had decided to suspend the over a year-long farmers' movement against the three contentious farm laws.

published on : 11th December 2021

'Vijay Diwas': Emotions run high as farmers bid farewell to Singhu protest site

Before bidding farewell to Singhu, some farmers performed 'havans' and sang 'kirtans', and some danced to 'bhangra' songs to mark the day as 'Vijay Diwas'.

published on : 11th December 2021

Let state governments handle contract farming: Former Planning Commission chief Ahluwalia

He said the farmers opposed the three agri marketing laws as they were 'somehow convinced' these were made to help corporates and that cultivators will be at the mercy of large firms.

published on : 11th 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
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