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Narendra Singh Tomar

Congress Suspects Centre To Be Hatching Plans For Bringing Back Farm Laws After Assembly Polls

Dec 25, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Congress' sharp attack came over Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar's remarks at an event on Friday in which, while talking about the agri laws, he said the government moved a "step back" and "will move forward again".

Union Agriculture Minister, Narendra Singh Tomar Releases SOPs For Usage Of Drones In The Farming Sector

Dec 21, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

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State Govts To Take Decision On Withdrawal Of Cases Filed Against Farmers: Union Minister Tomar

"The issue of law and order falls under the jurisdiction of state governments. So they will take a decision in this regard," Tomar said when asked about the withdrawal of cases registered against the farmers during their agitation.

Unanimity Among Govt, Opposition Parties On Repeal Of Three Farm Laws: Tomar

Nov 29, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Accused by the opposition of not allowing a discussion on the bill to repeal three contentious farm reform laws, Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said on Monday that there was unanimity on the issue as both the government and opposition parties wanted to nullify the legislations.

Parliament Approves Repeal Of Farm Laws; Opposition Protests Demanding Debate

Parliament passed a bill to repeal the three agri laws, which had triggered an agitation by farmer unions, on the first day of the Winter Session on Monday with Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha approving it without any debate within minutes of taking it up amid protests by opposition members who were demanding a discussion.

29 November, 2021

Parliament Passes Bill To Repeal Three Farm Laws

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Both Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha passed The Farm Laws Repeal Bill, 2021.

28 November, 2021

Parliament Winter Session To Begin With Farm Laws Repeal Bill Tomorrow

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The Farm Laws Repeal Bill 2021 will be introduced on the first day of the Parliament Winter Session on Monday. PM Narendra Modi had announced that the contentious farm laws will be repealed.

27 November, 2021

Govt To Introduce Bill In Lok Sabha To Repeal Farm Laws

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To repeal the three contentious farm laws, the government on Monday will introduce in Lok Sabha a new bill, which states that though "only a small group of farmers are protesting" against these legislations, the need of the hour is to take along everyone for inclusive growth.

24 November, 2021

MP BJP's 2-day Meet: MLAs To Submit Feedback On Centre

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The two-day meeting of the BJP's state unit begins here from Wednesday where one-to-one interaction with party MLAs will be held to discuss the feedback on the Centre and state's schemes. The meeting will be chaired by the national joint general secretary (organisation) Shiv Prakash and the state in-charge Murlidhar Rao. The state BJP president V.D. Sharma will also be present in the meeting.

18 November, 2021

Efforts To Adopt New Technology In Agriculture: Tomar

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"Farmers are being supported in various ways. They are being encouraged to produce cash crops and profitable fruits and crops so that their economic position improves to a large extent. The government's investments for the farmers have been reflected visibly," Tomar said.

12 September, 2021

Rupani Successor Likely To Be Decided Today After Gujarat BJP Legislators' Meet

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'I will hold consultations with Gujarat leaders, then the central leadership will take a decision,' said Prahlad Joshi. BJP general secretary Tarun Chaag has also reached Ahmedabad.

10 September, 2021

J&K: Plantation Credit Scheme Launched As Centre’s Public Outreach Programmes Take Off

Naseer Ganai

Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Narendra SinghTomar said that numerous schemes have been implemented for farmers and growers welfare throughout the country and there is visible change on the ground also.

01 September, 2021

Air India’s Indore-Dubai Flight Starts Again After 17 Months

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The flight operations were stopped in March last year, following COVID-19 wave.

10 August, 2021

Opposition’s Behavior ‘Undemocratic’, Proves Nothing Wrong In New Farm Laws: Tomar

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The minister said instead of protesting in Parliament against the farm laws, the opposition should have listened if they cared for farmers.

22 July, 2021

End Protest And Come For Talks: Narendra Singh Tomar To Agitating Farmers At Jantar Mantar

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'I want to tell through you (media) that farmers should leave the path of protest and come for dialogue. We are ready for talks if they come with issues in the bills,' Narendra Singh Tomar said

20 July, 2021

No Record Of Farmers Death During Ongoing Protests In Delhi: Centre Tells Parliament

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Narendra Singh Tomar said that since the Centre has no record of farmers having died during the agitation, there is no proposal for compensation to such families.

01 July, 2021

Centre Ready To Talk To Protesting Farmers On Any Proposal Barring Repeal Of Laws: Agri Min

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The minister’s statement comes a day after BJP workers and anti-farm law protesters clashed in Ghazipur

18 June, 2021

Farmers’ Protest: Centre Rules Out Repealing 3 Farm Laws, Says Ready To Resume Talks On Provisions

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The government and unions have held 11 rounds of talks, the last being on January 22, to break the deadlock and end the farmers' protest.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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