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Can states criticise Central law?

SC on Friday sought to know from a petitioner whether the state legislatures have the right to express their opinion or not on central laws

20 Mar 2021 4:09 AM

Rakesh Tikait to tour 5 states in March to drum up support for farmers' protest

Farmers' meetings will be held in Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka and Telangana

28 Feb 2021 12:47 AM

Anita Katyal | BJP for Sourav as Bengal CM; Cong farmer cell has no chief

The BJP has apparently put together a copious dossier on Ganguly and his family’s business interests in its effort to persuade him

21 Feb 2021 4:52 AM

Opposition spreading lies about controversial farm laws: Modi

The BJP leaders have been asked to spend at least 15-20 days 'on the ground' to check the 'flow of misinformations over the laws

17 Feb 2021 4:58 AM

Congress is a divided and confused party: Modi

Mr Modi again used the “andolanjeevi” jibe to target protesting farmers, which he had used in his speech in the Rajya Sabha earlier

11 Feb 2021 12:47 AM


AA Edit | US remarks a wake-up call Delhi can’t ignore

The overt attack on Twitter is illustrative of the govt and the ruling party’s selective outrage because certain truths may have hit home

06 Feb 2021 2:49 AM

Tikait seeks respectable solution to end farm stir

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh has called an all-party meeting to show unity with the protesters

01 Feb 2021 4:55 AM

More farmers flock to agitation sites

'People in large numbers from Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Uttarakhand are reaching the protest sites,' says Rakesh Tikait

31 Jan 2021 1:29 AM

Center to okay only if farmers okay law freeze

After internal consultations, the farmers’ unions decided to reject the offer and stick to their two major demands

23 Jan 2021 2:06 AM

Farm reforms much-needed, repeal won’t help: SC panel

The farmers’ unions even made it clear they would not talk to any committee members, after which Mann recused himself from the panel

20 Jan 2021 1:21 AM


Farmers’ R-Day tractor rally on; Supreme Court hearing today

The rally will be “very peaceful” and there will be “no disruption” of the Republic Day parade, says Swaraj India leader Yogendra Yadav

18 Jan 2021 4:17 AM

AA Edit | Scrap laws, ask farmers, don’t skip due process

As for the farm laws, the government has done too little to take the stakeholders into confidence

07 Jan 2021 4:28 AM

PM asks agriculture officials to make changes in farm laws

The Prime Minister has been a strong advocate of the new farm laws but he seems to be keen to end the stalemate with the protesting farmers

06 Jan 2021 11:54 AM

Government-farmers talks inconclusive as unions firm in seeking repeal of laws

The next round of discussions to resolve the deadlock over laws enacted in September last year will be held on January 8

05 Jan 2021 4:30 AM

Government hopes 7th round of talks will end on positive note today

Government hopes 7th round of talks will end on positive note today

04 Jan 2021 7:02 AM


Aakar Patel | Farmers won’t put trust in PM, dharna unlikely to be over soon

Agriculture exports fell from $43 billion in 2013, before Mr Modi, to $38 billion last year

29 Dec 2020 4:35 AM

Farmers reject govt proposal, to intensify agitation with nationwide protest

According to the union leaders, a new ‘Delhi chalo' (march to Delhi)' call is being given to all farmers in the north India for December 14

09 Dec 2020 8:11 PM

Bharat Bandh: Railways fears blockades in 16 states

Railways' two biggest unions, AIRF and NFIR too have extended their support to the bandh and are planning to hold rallies and demonstrations

08 Dec 2020 11:19 AM

Pawar warns Centre of larger farmers' protest if concerns not addressed soon

The NCP chief is also scheduled to meet President Ram Nath Kovind on December 9 over the ongoing farmers' protest

07 Dec 2020 5:19 AM

Farmers call Bharat bandh on Dec 8, threaten to intensify agitation

This hardening of stand came a day ahead of the fifth round of talks with the government

05 Dec 2020 12:54 PM