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Amarinder successfully handled farmers' protest, directed them to Delhi Border: Jakhar

His comments is nothing short of openly admitting that Congress directed the farmers to protest at the Delhi Border.

published on : 24th July 2021

At 'Kisan Sansad', farmers appoint their own agri minister who resigns unable to answer questions

Ravneet Singh Brar, who hails from Punjab's Muktsar and holds an MBA degree, was chosen to play the role of the 'Krishi Mantri' at the Kisan Sansad for a day, which he felt was a "big opportunity".

published on : 24th July 2021

Attack on Haryana Deputy Speaker: Farmers booked for sedition get bail

In a related development, senior farmer leader Baldev Singh Sirsa, who had gone on an indefinite fast as a protest against the arrests, broke his fast.

published on : 23rd July 2021

Kisan Sansad begins parallel to Parliament session, Centre says ready to talk 

It was the first time since the January 26 violence that the farmer unions got the nod to hold a protest in the city.

published on : 23rd July 2021

Congress MPs protest inside Parliament complex, demand repeal of new agri laws

Congress MPs from both houses gathered outside Mahatma Gandhi's statue in the Parliament complex and raised slogans against the government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

published on : 22nd July 2021

'Very concerned' about well-being of protesting women farmers: Smriti Irani.

The government is "very concerned" about the well-being of women farmers protesting at Delhi borders, Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani told the Rajya Sabha.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Amid Pegasus row, protesting farmer leaders say they suspect Centre is snooping on them

'It is an unethical government. We suspect that our numbers are also on list of those being snooped on,' farmer leader Shiv Kumar Kakka said.

published on : 22nd July 2021

200 farmers reach Jantar Mantar for protest against farm laws amid heavy security arrangements

The 200 farmers, wearing identification badges and carrying flags of their unions, travelled to Jantar Mantar from their Singhu border protest site in buses with a police escort.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Rahul Gandhi, Congress MPs protest inside Parliament complex, demand repeal of new farm laws

Congress has been demanding the repeal of the three farm laws, which the farmers are against alleging that these legislations will end the mandi and MSP procurement systems

published on : 22nd July 2021

Farmers block highway in Sirsa; demand release of protesters, withdrawal of sedition charges 

The protesters blocked the highway for two hours at different points, including Khuian Malana toll plaza and Panjuana village.

published on : 21st July 2021

Agri laws agitation: Farmers get Delhi Police's permission to hold protests at Jantar Mantar 

They said farmers will travel to Jantar Mantar from the Singhu border in buses with police escort.

published on : 21st July 2021

OP Chautala visits Ghazipur border protest site, demands withdrawal of Central farm laws

The comments of the former Haryana CM came during his visit to Delhi's Ghazipur border where farmers have been protesting against the Centre's three farm laws.

published on : 21st July 2021

BJD targets Centre over farm laws

The delay in payment has been creating huge financial pressure on the Civil Supplies Corporation in Odisha, the paddy procurement agency.

published on : 21st July 2021

Farmers to demonstrate at Jantar Mantar today

During a meeting on Sunday, the Delhi Police had asked farmer unions to reduce the number of people attending the protest, but it was declined by the farm union leaders.

published on : 21st July 2021

US democrats to introduce bill to impose tax on imports from countries without climate laws

The import fee will be based on the domestic environmental cost incurred and will initially cover goods that are both carbon-intensive and exposed to trade competition, like aluminum, cement etc.

published on : 20th July 2021
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