‘Will raise long-standing demands at Kisan Sansad’

The Sansad is also raising the long-standing demand for farmers to get a minimum support price among others,” said Bhushan.

published on : 20th January 2021

Three held for trying to protest in support of farmers in Shimla

Himachal Congress president Kuldeep Rathore visited the Sadar police station to meet the arrested men.

published on : 19th January 2021

Farmer unions build up for Republic Day tractor parade with village-level rallies

Already tractor rallies have been held in places like Nawanshahr and Gurdaspur as a build-up to the proposed January 26 event, farmer leaders said.

published on : 19th January 2021

Farm law repeal not good for future reforms, say members of SC-appointed panel

After their first meeting here, Ghanwat said the first round of consultations with farmers and other stakeholders has been scheduled for Thursday.

published on : 19th January 2021

Farm laws designed to destroy agriculture, only solution is repealing them: Rahul

He alleged that the laws will put the entire agriculture sector in the hands of "three to four crony capitalists".

published on : 19th January 2021

'Why did farmers remain poor under Congress govt': Nadda hits out at Rahul

Gandhi has attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the issue of national security after reports that China has built a village in Arunachal Pradesh.

published on : 19th January 2021

Farmers have constitutional right to take out rally: Unions

At various places in Punjab and Haryana, women speakers managed the stage and the protest site.

published on : 19th January 2021

BJD warns of stir over Centre's 'anti-farmer policies'

In the rabi season, another 17 lakh tonne will be procured, taking the total procurement in Odisha during the year to 82 lakh tonne.

published on : 19th January 2021

Western Odisha farmers to hold protest on January 23 against Centre's three new agriculture laws

And since the majority of farmers are small, marginal and sharecropper, it will be difficult for them to wage legal battle against the company in case of violation of agreement.

published on : 19th January 2021

Such arm-twisting tactics won't weaken farmers' resolve: Amarinder on NIA notices to union leaders

The Punjab unit of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) too condemned the issue of notices and said it was "shameful".

published on : 18th January 2021

Agri laws: 10th round of talks between Centre, protesting farmers postponed to Wednesday

The government said obstacles do come whenever good things or measures are taken and it is taking longer to resolve the issue as farmers' leaders want a solution their own way.

published on : 18th January 2021

Farmers not against any party but Centre's policy: Bharatiya Kisan Union chief Rakesh Tikait

He also said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should also reach out to the farmers, but only after the government has accepted their demands on the three new farm laws.

published on : 18th January 2021

Farmers' stir: Joint forum distances itself from its leader Chaduni's meeting with Opposition parties

A controversy erupted after Bhartiya Kisan Union-Haryana president Chaduni attended the meeting along with the opposition leaders in Delhi on Sunday and supported a call for convening a 'Jan Sansad'.

published on : 18th January 2021

Farm laws: SC-appointed panel to hold first meeting on Tuesday, Centre says both sides want early end to impasse

The Supreme Court had on January 11 stayed the implementation of the three laws, against which farmers are protesting at Delhi borders for over 50 days now.

published on : 18th January 2021

Just a few people disagreeing: Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan on farmer protests

He said the new farm laws allowed cultivators to sell their produce anywhere 'just like a trader can sell his clothes in any market in the country'.

published on : 18th January 2021
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