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AAP to observe September 17 as 'black day' on completion of one year of farm laws

The Aam Aadmi Party will also hold candle marches across the state to pay tribute to the farmers who died during the ongoing agitation against the farm legislations.

published on : 16th September 2021

Stop drama, get farmers' issues resolved: AAP slams Navjot Sidhu over letter to Punjab CM

Sidhu had on Sunday written to Amarinder Singh, seeking action on the farmers' demands including cancellation of "unfair" FIRs registered against growers during their agitation.

published on : 13th September 2021

Had Harsimrat rejected farm ordinances, farmers would have spared 'black day': AAP

The SAD had also said its workers would take out a protest march from Gurdwara Rakabganj to Parliament to seek the repeal of the three farm laws.

published on : 12th September 2021

Navjot Sidhu writes to Punjab CM, seeks action on farmers' demands

Sidhu wrote to the chief minister two days after meeting representatives of 32 farm bodies which had raised their demands with him.

published on : 12th September 2021

Haryana CM Khattar lashes out at Amarinder Singh over farmers' issues

He also said that Haryana has been paying the highest MSP in the country for sugarcane to its farmers for the last seven years.

published on : 31st August 2021

TN adopts resolution against Centre’s farm laws, seventh state to do so

CM Stalin also announced that all cases filed against the farmers and others who staged demonstrations against the three laws would be withdrawn.

published on : 28th August 2021

Farmers' protest: Samyukt Kisan Morcha calls for Bharat Bandh on September 25

About 300 farm unions and members of organisations that work for the welfare of women, labourers, tribals as well as youth and students participated.

published on : 28th August 2021

Several stranded in Jammu & Kashmir as 40 trains cancelled due to farmers' protest in Punjab

Scores of farmers on Friday launched an indefinite agitation in Jalandhar and blocked train movement on the Ludhiana-Amritsar and the Ludhiana-Jammu railway routes.

published on : 21st August 2021

'New farm laws need improvement': Bharatiya Kisan Sangh calls for legislation on MSP

BKS functionary Dinesh Kulkarni said that farmers should get 'remunerative price' for their produce to cover their cost of production, which they are not getting in the existing system.

published on : 19th August 2021

Rajnath Singh defends farm laws but says ready for talks if any clause against farmers' interest

Farmer groups have alleged that the laws will end the mandi and MSP procurement systems, leaving them at the mercy of big corporates.

published on : 19th August 2021

Farmers to celebrate Independence Day as 'Kisan Mazdoor Azaadi Sangram Diwas'

Following a national call by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha, farmers across the country will mark the day with 'tiranga rallies' at block and tehsil levels.

published on : 13th August 2021

Farmers feel harassed under BJP, its defeat certain in Uttar Pradesh polls: Akhilesh Yadav

He also reiterated the SP is preparing to win 400 out of the total 403 seats in the elections.

published on : 7th August 2021

Kisan Sansad passes 'no-confidence' motion against govt for not repealing farm laws

The umbrella body said the government's "failure" to support farmers during natural calamities, hike in fuel prices and the recent Pegasus snooping row were among the issues discussed at the Sansad.

published on : 6th August 2021

Protesting farmer unions to hold Tiranga rallies on Independence Day

The SKM here also reiterated their earlier decision that no "official flag hoisting functions" or "march with the national flag" would be opposed by farmers till August 15.

published on : 4th August 2021

Samyukta Kisan Morcha says BJP's 'Tiranga Yatra' in Haryana plan to instigate, defame farmers

The umbrella body of 40 farmer unions said in a statement that the other programmes of boycott and flag protests against the BJP and the JJP will continue.

published on : 1st August 2021
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