Amritsar (Punjab) | January 25, 2021 5:43:08 AM ISTNational Students' Union of India (NSUI), the student wing of the Congress party, held a tractor rally in Amritsar on Sunday in support of the farmers protesting against the three farm laws.... read..
New Delhi | January 25, 2021 4:43:04 PM ISTThe Delhi Police and farmer leaders have visited the route for the Kisan Tractor Rally scheduled to take place on Republic Day tomorrow, informed Delhi Police Commissioner SN Srivastava on Monday, adding that the police had taken cognisance of possible an... read..
Nagpur (Maharashtra) | January 25, 2021 3:43:29 PM ISTFormer Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis lashed out at political parties supporting the farmers' protest against the three agriculture laws and accused them of misleading farmers.... read..
New Delhi | January 25, 2021 11:43:08 AM ISTUrdu newspapers published from New Delhi prominently covered stories related to ongoing farmers' protest against the Central farm laws. Most publications carried reports that farmers have been allowed to carry a tractor march on Republic day.... read..
By Amit KumarNew Delhi | January 25, 2021 11:43:18 AM ISTBiju Janta Dal (BJD) on Monday welcomed the farmers' tractor rally on Republic Day but said the protest should be peaceful and added that no activity should be undertaken by protestors that could adversely affect the Republic Day celebrations.... read..
Chandigarh |Monday, 2021 3:15:06 AM ISTUrging the Central government to consider all martyred 162 farmers for ex-gratia benefits, the Punjab Cultural Council (PCC) on Sunday said it has written to the Union Agricultural Minister to repeal 'black' farm laws and extend ex-gratia benefits to all ... read..
Bengaluru |Monday, 2021 3:15:06 AM ISTAbout 25,000 farmers from across Karnataka would lead a protest rally on Tuesday to Bengaluru from Nelamangla on the city's outskirts in support of their counterparts' tractor rally to New Delhi against the three farmers' laws, said state's farmers leader... read..
New Delhi | January 25, 2021 12:43:02 PM ISTFarmers on Monday began gathering at Gazipur border between Delhi-Uttar Pradesh for the proposed Kisan Tractor Rally on the eve of Republic Day.... read..
Hyderabad (Sindh) | January 25, 2021 1:13:06 AM ISTFarmers in Hyderabad city of Sindh province staged a demonstration on Sunday against Prime Minister Imran Khan's government for continuing the import of tomatoes.... read..
New Delhi | January 25, 2021 2:43:09 PM ISTThe Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) asked people to deboard the metro train on Sunday after they tried to hand out pamphlets and address passengers regarding farmers' protest.... read..
New Delhi | January 24, 2021 7:13:06 PM ISTCongress MP Ravneet Singh Bittu, who went to participate in 'Kisan Sansad' organised at Singh border's Guru Tegh Bahadur memorial, faced a backlash on Sunday, as he was heckled by protesting farmers at Singhu border in Delhi.... read..
Lucknow |Sunday, 2021 9:45:05 PM ISTThe Yogi Adityanath government will now be paying money for the agricultural wastes of the farmers. This is a part of the government's commitment to double the income of farmers in Uttar Pradesh.... read..
By Archana PrasadNew Delhi | January 24, 2021 10:13:20 PM ISTAmid the ongoing farmers' protest at the borders of the national capital, Punjab Congress President Sunil Jakhar on Sunday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should have reached out to farmers by inviting them as guests of honour for the Republic Day ... read..
Ghazipur |Sunday, 2021 10:15:06 PM ISTThousands of farmers who have been protesting at multiple Delhi borders against the Centre's new farm laws, have now put up banners reading "repeal the farm laws" on the National Highway signboards.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2021 2:45:05 AM ISTEven as farmers' groups claimed that they have received permission to enter Delhi for their tractor rally that is slated to be staged on Republic Day, the Delhi Police issued an official statement saying that talks with the protesting farmers are still in... read..
Chandigarh (Punjab) | January 24, 2021 10:43:16 PM ISTAll MLAs of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will move towards Delhi on tractors from Shambhu at Punjab-Haryana border to support the tractor parade of farmers on Monday, said the party's Punjab unit.... read..
Nashik (Maharashtra) | January 24, 2021 9:13:12 AM ISTNashik farmers affiliated to All India Kisan Sabha and various other farmer organisations started their march towards Mumbai on Sunday.... read..
Nashik (Maharashtra) | January 24, 2021 8:43:08 PM ISTFarmers from Nashik affiliated to All India Kisan Sabha and other farmer organisations reached Azad Maidan in Mumbai on Sunday evening after having marched in support of farmers agitating against three agriculture laws at Delhi borders.... read..
New Delhi | January 24, 2021 7:43:24 PM ISTSpecial Commissioner of Police (CP), Intelligence in Delhi Police, Dependra Pathak on Sunday said that three routes have been determined for the farmer leaders' tractor rally from three border points of Delhi.... read..
By Sahil PandeyNew Delhi | January 24, 2021 7:13:09 PM ISTTwo days before the Republic Day celebration, Delhi police on Sunday made a revelation that over 300 Twitter handles were created from Pakistan from January 13 to 18 to disturb farmers' tractor rally.... read..
Panaji |Sunday, 2021 1:45:05 AM ISTFarmers, especially from Punjab, are being instigated by political parties, to oppose the three central farm laws, while 60 per cent Indian farmers support the new laws, BJP's national Kisan morcha president Rajkumar Chahar said on Saturday.... read..
New Delhi |Sunday, 2021 9:15:05 PM ISTAs the farmers' agitation at the Delhi borders entered the 60th day on Sunday, all eyes are on the farmers' tractor rally on the Republic Day.... read..
Nashik (Maharashtra) |Sunday, 2021 2:15:05 AM ISTOver 15,000 farmers started a 'vehicle-march' comprising trucks, tempos, autos and other vehicles from Nashik to Mumbai to join the agitation programmes opposing the three new farm laws, scheduled in the country's commercial capital over the next three da... read..
Chandigarh (Punjab) | January 24, 2021 5:13:08 PM ISTThe Punjabi Cultural Council (PCC) on Sunday urged the Centre to consider extending ex-gratia benefits to the farmers who have lost their lives during the ongoing farmers' protests in the national capital.... read..
Shimla |Sunday, 2021 5:15:05 PM ISTAfter offering pest-free potatoes and exotic vegetables that are foodies' delight, farmers of Himachal Pradesh are set to add flavour to the Indian culinary life by offering home-grown asafoetida (heeng) -- a first for the country -- in the coming years.... read..
New Delhi | January 24, 2021 2:43:07 PM ISTAll India Congress Committee General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Central government of transferring the wealth of the country to corporates and taking away the rights of farmers.... read..
New Delhi | January 24, 2021 2:13:16 PM ISTProtesting farmers at Tikri border on Sunday assured that they will hold peaceful tractor rallies on January 26 to mark 'Kisan Gantantra Parade'.... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2021 7:15:06 PM ISTWith barely a few days left before the Republic Day parade in the national capital, the proposed tractor rally already announced by the farmer unions to be held on Delhi's Outer Ring Road has hit several roadblocks but the farmers are adamant on carrying ... read..
Chandigarh (Haryana) | January 23, 2021 5:13:07 PM ISTA day after a masked man at Singhu border of the national capital alleged a plot to shoot four farmers and cause disruption during a tractors march by farmers on January 26, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said that the police are interrogating... read..
New Delhi |Saturday, 2021 1:45:05 AM ISTThe deadlock between the farmers' leaders and the government over the three farm laws seems to continue as the 11th round of talks on Friday at Vigyan Bhawan lasted till lunch only and ended without a solution.... read..
Chennai |Saturday, 2021 4:45:05 PM ISTA three way industry-institute-Tamil Nadu government organisation-collaborative effort to increase the value-added products from banana plantation is expected to make the banana farmers in the country go bananas.... read..
Sonipat (Haryana) | January 23, 2021 10:13:04 PM ISTA day after a masked man at Singhu border of the national capital alleged a plot to shoot four farmer leaders and cause disruption during a tractors march by protesting farmers on January 26, Haryana police on Saturday refuted the accusations saying that ... read..
New Delhi | January 23, 2021 11:13:19 PM ISTThe farmers protesting at the various borders of Delhi have not given anything in writing regarding the route of the proposed tractor rally on January 26, said the Delhi Police on Saturday.... read..
Nashik (Maharashtra) | January 23, 2021 11:13:22 PM ISTOn the occasion of the 125th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, the Maharashtra unit All India Kisan Sabha (AIKS) began a statewide vehicle march of 15,000 farmers from Nashik to Mumbai to support the two-month-long farmers struggle in the ... read..
New Delhi | January 22, 2021 6:13:17 PM ISTA day after Samyukta Kisan Morcha rejected the Centre's proposal to put new farm laws on hold for about 18 months, the government told farmer unions during the eleventh round of talks on Friday that they can come it "if they have a better proposal".... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2021 2:45:06 AM ISTFarmer leaders on Thursday rejected the government's offer to suspend the three farm laws for 12 to 16 months. At a full general body meeting of the Sanyukta Kisan Morcha, a complete repeal of three central farm laws and enacting a legislation for remuner... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2021 6:45:05 PM ISTThe 11th round of talks between the government and representatives of protesting farmers on the three contentious farm laws will be held on Friday, two days after the Centre proposed to suspend the agricultural laws for one and half years and had set up a... read..
New Delhi | January 22, 2021 12:43:23 AM ISTFarmers have only one demand, repeal the farm laws and legally authorise minimum support price (MSP), said farmer leader Joginder Singh Ugrahan on Thursday after the Samyukta Kisan Morcha rejected the government's proposal to put new farm laws on hold for... read..
By Archana PrasadNew Delhi | January 22, 2021 1:43:10 AM ISTCongress leader Rahul Gandhi, who will visit Tamil Nadu from January 23 for three days, will interact with farmers, representatives of the MSME sector, trade unions, labourers, and weavers in the state, a party leader said.... read..
New Delhi | January 22, 2021 3:13:29 PM ISTSlamming the Bharatiya Janata Party-led central government over the ongoing farmers' agitation, Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi on Friday said the Centre has shown 'shocking insensitivity and arrogance' towards the farmers.... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2021 6:45:05 PM ISTThe farmers stir against the three contentious farm laws is expected to reach its zenith with the #FarmersParade alongside the Republic Day parade on January 26 when they wish to showcase the might of the "kisan" along with the "jawans". For this they hav... read..
New Delhi | January 22, 2021 4:43:09 PM ISTAttacking the Central government for 'deceiving and hoodwinking' the farmers, the Congress Working Committee (CWC) passed a resolution on Friday which stated that there is only one demand of India's farmers -- "repeal the three objectionable laws."... read..
New Delhi | January 22, 2021 11:13:04 AM ISTCongress Working Committee (CWC), chaired by party interim President Sonia Gandhi, on Friday discussed prevailing economic conditions in the country and party's strategy for the upcoming Assembly polls.... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2021 4:15:05 AM ISTThe Congress has slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi and asked him to wake up after the farmers rejected the government's proposal to suspend the three farm laws for one and half years.... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2021 7:15:06 PM ISTSinger Daler Mehndi says that raising one's voice is good, but a solution for the ongoing farmers protest can only be given by leaders and not necessarily by celebrity appearances.... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2021 7:45:07 PM ISTThe 11th round of talks between the protesting farmer unions and three Union Ministers got underway here on Friday to break the over-a-month long deadlock on the new agricultural laws.... read..
Chandigarh (Punjab) | January 22, 2021 11:43:11 PM ISTPunjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday said his government will provide jobs to a family member of the 76 farmers who passed away during the protest against three farm laws on Delhi borders.... read..
Mumbai |Friday, 2021 9:15:07 PM ISTAlmost all non-NDA parties have announced plans to intensify the stir against the three new farm laws and participate in the farmers' long march in Mumbai on January 25 and the massive farmers' agitation in New Delhi scheduled for January 26, top leaders... read..
New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 9:15:06 PM ISTThe meeting between farmer leaders and Delhi Police officials on the issue of the tractor march on January 26 remained inconclusive. The meeting was held at the Mantram Resort on Thursday.... read..
New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 4:45:05 AM ISTOn Wednesday, the Centre took its biggest stand ever on the issue of three agricultural laws. The 10th round of talks was very different and more important than previous farmer-government talks. The Centre, while making a big proposal to put the laws on h... read..
New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 4:15:05 AM ISTThe government has proposed to defer the implementation of the farm laws for a year-and-a-half in order to break the deadlock between the government and the farmers on the three controversial laws.... read..