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Indian Farmers protest

Farmers suspend protest, farm leaders to hold review meet on Jan 15

The announcement came after Central government assured them of forming a committee on MSP and withdrawing cases against them immediately

09 Dec 2021 4:41 PM

Bharat Bandh hits Punjab, Haryana: mixed response elsewhere

The shutdown was almost complete in Punjab where transport services remained suspended during the entire bandh period

27 Sep 2021 3:27 PM

Amit Shah to focus on talks with farmer unions

Farmers agitation has an important political aspect to it as elections to the UP and Punjab Assemblies are due in the next few months

14 Jun 2021 8:37 AM

Rail roko: Protesting farmers sit on tracks in Punjab, Haryana; officials stop trains at stations

Security has been tightened in Haryana and Punjab with personnel of the government railway police and the state police forces being deployed

18 Feb 2021 1:36 PM

'Chakka jam': Farmers in Punjab, Haryana block roads

The police have stepped up security and made all arrangements for traffic diversion, said officials

06 Feb 2021 1:03 PM


Farmer's death amid parade: Protesters allege he was shot while police say his tractor overturned

Some groups of farmers started going back to their respective sit-in sites after hours of chaos during their tractor parade

26 Jan 2021 6:51 PM

Chaos ensues as protesting farmers breach barricades, police use tear gas

The protesting farmers also reached Delhi's ITO area, a few kilometres away from Parliament

26 Jan 2021 1:35 PM

Protesting farmers ransack venue of CM Khattar's 'kisan mahapanchayat' in Karnal

Earlier, Haryana Police used water cannons and lobbed teargas shells to prevent farmers from marching towards the village

10 Jan 2021 9:24 PM

Farmers to hold tractor parade towards Delhi on January 26 if demands not met

British PM Boris Johnson will be in Delhi on January 26 as the chief guest at the Republic Day parade which will be held at Rajpath

02 Jan 2021 3:29 PM

Protesting farmers take a hard stand ahead of next round of talks

The unions have deferred their proposed tractor march till Thursday, so that the rally does not clash with their talks with the government

30 Dec 2020 11:17 AM


Protesting farmers beat 'thalis' during PM Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat' radio programme

At many places, farmers, joined by people from other sections of society, raised slogans against the BJP-led government at the Centre

27 Dec 2020 8:48 PM

Centre extends fresh invite to protesting farmer unions

The government had earlier written to the farmers’ unions on Sunday, inviting them for the sixth round of talks as per their convenience

25 Dec 2020 6:45 AM

Defending farm laws, PM says talk of ending MSP biggest lie

PM says Opposition is 'peddling lies' to mislead farmers on the new agricultural reform laws

19 Dec 2020 11:29 AM

Kejriwal tears copies of Centre's farm laws, says cannot 'betray' farmers

After the chief minister's address, the resolution introduced by Delhi government's Law minister Kailash Gahlot was passed with a voice vote

17 Dec 2020 11:53 PM

Stop holding parallel talks with other farmer bodies: Protesting farmers unions to govt

On Tuesday, the leaders of agitating farmers asserted they will make the Centre repeal the three new agri laws in a hardening of their stand

16 Dec 2020 1:55 PM


Farmers 'apologise' to people with 'folded hands' for road blockade, inconvenience

Leaders of around 32 farmer unions observed a day-long hunger strike at Delhi's Singhu border earlier on the day

14 Dec 2020 11:07 PM

Farmers' stir: Several Delhi border points closed, police ask motorists to take alternative routes

Farmer leaders are observing day-long hunger strike against the Centre's new farm laws today

14 Dec 2020 2:33 PM