Amritsar (Punjab) | March 4, 2021 12:43:42 PM ISTAfter surviving Delhi's harsh winters, farmers agitating at the borders of the national capital against the Centre's contentious farm laws are now gearing up to battle the summer months with portable fans, mosquito nets and other necessities.... read..
Ghazipur (Uttar Pradesh) | March 4, 2021 3:13:45 PM ISTAmid the ongoing protest against the new farm laws, Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait on Thursday said the agitation will continue for long.... read..
New Delhi | March 4, 2021 11:43:26 AM ISTCongress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday took a dig at the Centre over the IT raids at properties of film director Anurag Kashyap and actor Taapsee Pannu, saying the Central government is targetting those who have been raising their voice in support of th... read..
Chandigarh (Punjab) | March 4, 2021 12:43:34 PM ISTAgri-tech startup Harvesting on Thursday announced the launch of an online platform to help Indian farmers directly market and sell their products to wholesale buyers.... read..
New Delhi | March 4, 2021 3:43:27 PM ISTUnion Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Thursday asserted that new farm laws will enhance farmers' income adding that agricultural is the backbone of the country's economic growth.... read..
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | March 3, 2021 3:43:26 AM ISTMumbai police arrested a man for allegedly stopping Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn's car over his tweet regarding farmers protest, in the Goregaon area of Mumbai on Tuesday morning.... read..
Amaravati |Wednesday, 2021 10:15:06 PM ISTAndhra Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Dharmana Krishna Das on Wednesday advised the protesting Amaravati farmers to meet Chief Minister Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy, and assured them that justice will definitely be done.... read..
New Delhi |Wednesday, 2021 4:15:05 AM ISTWith the farmers' protest continuing at the Ghazipur Border on National Highway 24, it is turning into a nuisance for the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI). Officials say the completion of some projects has been hit. Also, the maintenance of the... read..
Lucknow |Wednesday, 2021 8:15:06 PM ISTThe Yogi Adityanath government will celebrate International Women's Day with a special focus on women farmers.... read..
Chandigarh (Punjab) | March 2, 2021 8:13:29 PM ISTThe Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday hit out at the Punjab Governor Vijayender Pal Singh Badnore for allegedly skipping the paragraph on the ongoing farmers' movement during his address in the state Vidhan Sabha on the second day of the budget session.... read..
Mumbai (Maharashtra) | March 2, 2021 2:43:57 PM ISTMaharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar on Tuesday said the state government has decided to immediately stop the drive of disconnecting power supply of farmers who failed to clear their dues.... read..
Bengaluru (Karnataka) | March 2, 2021 3:43:43 PM ISTThe Karnataka High Court on Tuesday refused to stay the proceedings initiated against actress Kangana Ranaut by a Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC) at Tumkur, which had on October 9, 2020, directed the jurisdictional Police Station (Kyathasandra) to ... read..
New Delhi | March 2, 2021 12:43:33 PM ISTVarious Urdu publications in their Tuesday editions gave prominent coverage to Covid-19 vaccination of Prime Minister Narendra Modi as soon the second phase of inoculation began on Monday.... read..
New Delhi | March 2, 2021 11:43:31 AM ISTGhazipur border, which remained closed since January 26 following the Republic Day violence, was on Tuesday reopened for vehicular movement.... read..
Amroha (Uttar Pradesh) |Tuesday, 2021 3:15:05 PM ISTIn an unexpected development, dairy farmers in three villages in Amroha district have stopped supply of milk to the cooperative societies to express their solidarity with the farmers' movement.... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 3:45:05 AM ISTWith the farmers agitation continuing for more than three months, farmer leaders are also tweaking their tactics. This was apparent on Monday in a new policy that have adopted to counter the fluctuating number of farmers at Delhi's borders.... read..
New Delhi |Monday, 2021 7:45:06 PM ISTAmid ongoing farmers' protest against three farms laws, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday asserted that the Central government's vision is to empower small farmers and expand the options for them to sell their produce.... read..
Chandigarh (Punjab) | March 1, 2021 7:13:25 PM ISTPunjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Monday led the state Assembly in paying tributes to deceased eminent personalities, including farmers and farm labourers who died during the ongoing agitation against three agricultural laws.... read..
New Delhi |Monday, 2021 4:15:05 AM ISTThe Western UP BJP leaders feel addressing the concerns of sugarcane farmers will help the party to win back their confidence as the anger of sugarcane farmers is resonating across the area along with the ongoing agitation against the three Central farm l... read..
New Delhi |Monday, 2021 3:15:05 AM ISTCongress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra will hold kisan panchayats to highlight the issues being faced by the sugarcane farmers and demand the payment of their dues.... read..
By Ankur SharmaNew Delhi | March 1, 2021 11:13:50 PM ISTAmid the ongoing farmers stir against three farm laws, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has extended deployment of 30 Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) in Haryana till March 10.... read..
Muzaffarnagar (UP) |Monday, 2021 3:15:05 PM ISTDharmendra Malik, media in charge of the Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU), has resigned from the commission formed by the Uttar Pradesh government to address problems faced by the farmers.... read..
Meerut (Uttar Pradesh) | February 28, 2021 5:13:39 PM ISTExtending his support to the farmers agitating in the national capital against the three farm laws, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers of perpetrating the violence that took place on Republic Da... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2021 1:45:05 AM ISTShowing solidarity with the farmers protesting against the three new farm laws enacted last year, Noida artists performed 'Ragini' at the protest site at Ghazipur border here.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2021 10:45:05 PM ISTFarmers protesting against the three Central farm laws have announced a series of Mahapanchayats in March as the stalemate between the farmers and the government continues over the withdrawal of the laws.... read..
General News | February 28, 2021 7:13:27 PM ISTShamli (Uttar Pradesh) [India], February 28 (AN): Amid the ongoing protest against the new farm laws, Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait on Sunday asked the farmers to keep their tractors ready stating that they may have to reach the nationa... read..
Shimla |Sunday, 2021 4:45:05 PM ISTGarlic, a traditional crop of Himachal Pradesh's Sirmaur district, has turned out to be a cash crop in less than a decade to meet its growing demand both in domestic and international markets.... read..
Shimla |Saturday, 2021 1:15:06 AM ISTNineteen social organisations, women's bodies and farmer groups in Himachal Pradesh on Friday issued a joint statement in solidarity with the three-month-long farmers' agitation in the country.... read..
Ghazipur |Saturday, 2021 1:15:06 AM ISTIt has been three months since the farmers have been protesting against the Union farm laws at the borders of the national capital. Now, a cycle march will be held across the country to intensify the farmers' protest and mobilise the people against the fa... read..
Patna |Saturday, 2021 1:15:06 AM ISTIt is generally said that litchis and mangoes bloom in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district amid the breeze during the Phagun season, but even after Basant Panchami this year, the litchi and mango trees did not fully bloom. Scientists are linking this to rains an... read..
New Delhi | February 27, 2021 2:13:17 PM ISTCriticising the Centre over its stand on the ongoing farmer protest, Congress leader P Chidambaram on Saturday said that the reward to the farm sector for growing at 3.9 per cent in a recession year is to treat the protesting farmers as if they are enemie... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2021 6:45:05 AM ISTThe Delhi Police on Friday informed the high court that the death of a farmer whose tractor overturned during the tractor rally on Republic Day was due to shock and hemorrhage as a result of head injury, and not due to any gunshot injury.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2021 8:45:05 PM ISTMore than three months have passed since the farmers agitation began. At present the number of people at the Ghazipur Border appears to be thinning, particularly in the last one month.... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2021 9:45:05 PM ISTWith the farmers agitation at Delhi's borders completing more than 90 days, newer strategies are being adopted to keep the movement going. One such strategy by the Samyukta Kisan Morcha was organising the Yuva Kisan Divas (Young Farmer Day) on Friday in w... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2021 4:15:06 AM ISTMore than 90 days have passed since farmers began their agitation on the borders of the national Capital. With every passing day, the nature of the problems they face also changes.... read..
New Delhi | February 26, 2021 5:43:27 AM ISTUnion Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Thursday said the Centre can never dare to make laws that will harm farmers.... read..
New Delhi | February 25, 2021 12:43:20 PM ISTSupporting the ongoing farmer agitation, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) national spokesperson Sudhindra Bhadoria on Thursday warned the central government not to further delay in addressing the demands of farmers anymore.... read..
New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 7:15:06 PM ISTThe anger of the protesting farmers has started to boil over after three months of the agitation as they are upset with the government and the police over closure of the main roads at Ghazipur border and notices sent to several protesters.... read..
New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 1:45:06 AM ISTRetired army personnel numbering about 1000 have come out in full support of the farmers' movement at Ghazipur on the Delhi-UP border.... read..
Puducherry | February 25, 2021 2:13:33 PM ISTPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that his government has made several efforts to improve rural and coastal connectivity to ensure that agriculture produce gets good markets.... read..
New Delhi | February 25, 2021 9:43:24 AM ISTSamyukt Kisan Morcha has written to President Ram Nath Kovind demanding the immediate release of farmers arrested during the ongoing protests against Central agri laws and the removal of "false cases" against them.... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 2:15:06 AM IST"I earn 500 rupees every day by cooking, washing dishes and other work in the farmers' agitation. Along with boys from my village, I am working on a daily wages basis," Shekhar Sharma, a resident of Shamli district of Uttar Pradesh, was employed at the ai... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2021 4:45:05 AM ISTThe Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) Punjab unit co-incharge Raghav Chadha on Saturday sought police protection from Chief Minister Amarinder Singh for the farmers who have been protesting against three Central farm laws on the borders of Delhi for over two months... read..
Lucknow |Wednesday, 2021 8:45:05 PM ISTAfter the success story of strawberry cultivation in Bundelkhand region, more and more farmers in this region are opting for non-conventional crops, mainly fruits.... read..
Singhu border (Delhi/Haryana) |Monday, 2020 10:15:06 PM ISTFarmers from Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh are relentless in continuing their protest at the Singhu border as it reached the 12th day against the three agricultural laws formulated by the Central government.... read..
Chandigarh |Saturday, 2020 7:45:06 PM ISTThe sweet fragrance of gur or jaggery fills the air in fields across Punjab these days with wood-fired stills continuously working to make it 'immunity' booster for protesting farmers who have set up vast camps for over a week to mark their protest at th... read..
Lucknow |Friday, 2020 9:45:05 PM ISTFour years ago, Ram Sakal Yadav, a young farmer in Uttar Pradesh's Kaushambhi district, had almost packed his bags. He was set to migrate to Mumbai in search of a job that would ensure him a steady income.... read..