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Yogendra Yadav Declared Farmers' Agitation To Have Reached Its Decisive Moment

Dec 08, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha meeting, which was being held on Wednesday evening, will decide the future course of the movement.

Lakhimpur Kheri: Farmers To Stop Trains On October 18 In Protest

Oct 09, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The farmer leaders said Lakhimpur Kheri incident was a ‘pre-planned conspiracy’ to ‘terrorize’ farmers, while demanding arrest of Union Minister Ajay Mishra and his son Ashish Mishra.

‘Don’t Consider Those Culprits Who Killed BJP Workers In Lakhimpur Kheri’: Rakesh Tikait

The farmer leader Rakesh Tikait said those whose killed BJP workers in Lakhimpur Kheri reacted only to vehicle running over protestors.

Protesting Farmers Gherao Karnal Secretariat Demanding Action Against The Police Lathi-Charge On Aug 28

Sep 07, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Marching on foot from the mahapanchayat venue to the mini-secretariat five kilometres away, farmers faced a water cannon as they neared the complex.

Samyukta Kisan Morcha Issues Letter Urging Bengal Farmers Not To Vote For BJP

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha said that electoral defeat will force the BJP-led government at the Centre to repeal the three farm laws.

02 March, 2021

Farmers’ Protests: Unions To Campaign Against BJP In Poll-Bound States

Outlook Web Bureau

Farm leader Balbir Singh Rajewal said various farmers’ teams will visit poll-bound states, including West Bengal and Kerala, to appeal to farmers to defeat the BJP.

21 February, 2021

Farmers’ Protests: Unions To Observe 'Yuva Kisan Diwas' On February 26

Outlook Web Bureau

Protesting farmers have accused the Centre of adopting ‘repressive’ measures against them

26 January, 2021

'I Feel Ashamed': Yogendra Yadav On Violence During Farmers' Republic Tractor Rally

Outlook Web Bureau

'I am not sure about who is behind the violence which took place during the rally but it looks like it was those that we kept out of the farmers’ protest', says Swaraj India president Yogendra Yadav

18 January, 2021

Kisaan Parade: Protesting Farmers To Hold Tractor March In Delhi On Republic Day

Outlook Web Bureau

Farmers' Protests: The tenth round of talks between the government and the protesting farmer unions is scheduled to be held on January 19.

17 January, 2021

Farmer Leaders To Carry On With Tractor Rally On Republic Day

Outlook Web Bureau

The 50-km long rally will encircle the city and not disrupt the Republic Day parade, farmer leaders said.

23 December, 2020

Ball In Your Court: Farmers Ask Govt To Come Up With Proposal, Not 'Love Letters'


The government is treating the farmers as its 'political opponents', a farmers union writes in a letter to Centre

20 December, 2020

Farmers To Observe Hunger Strike Today, Halt Haryana Highway Toll Collection From Dec 25


We appeal to people to beat 'thalis' during Prime Minister Modi's Mann ki Baat address on December 27, Bharatiya Kisan Union leader says

12 November, 2020

Bihar Results: Four Surprising Takeaways, And A Twist In The Tale

Yogendra Yadav

Why yet another victory for the incumbent in Bihar flies in the face of the logic of democratic politics.

07 October, 2020

Protesting Farmers In Haryana Evicted, Yogendra Yadav Detained


Swaraj India president Yogendra Yadav, Haryana Kisan Manch chief Prahalad Singh and numerous farmers have been detained in Haryana’s Sirsa district. They were protesting the recently passed farm laws.

24 September, 2020

Delhi Riots: CPI Says Police 'Trying To Frame' Leaders Critical Of BJP


Raising doubts about the impartiality of the probe, the CPI said the investigation by the Delhi Police is a 'conspiracy' aimed at criminalising those who speak against human rights violations and injustice, rather than catching the real perpetrators of the violence.

13 September, 2020

Sitaram Yechury, Yogendra Yadav Not Named As Co-conspirators In Delhi Riots, Say Police In Rebuttal

Outlook Web Bureau

Yogendra Yadav also termed the reports 'factually incorrect', saying Delhi Police's supplementary chargesheet does not mention him as co-conspirator, or even as accused in Delhi Riots.

12 September, 2020

Delhi Riots: Police Name Sitaram Yechury, Yogendra Yadav, Jayati Ghosh, Apoorvanand And Rahul Roy As Co-Conspirators


They have been accused of asking anti-CAA protesters to go to 'any extreme', spreading discontent in the community by calling CAA/NRC anti-Muslim, and organise demonstrations to 'malign the image of the Government of India'.

21 June, 2020

Delhi Riots: Police Mention Yogendra Yadav's Name In Chargesheet In Constable's Death

Outlook Web Bureau

Along with Yadav, student leader Kawalpreet Kaur and advocate DS Bindra also found a mention in the chargesheet.

Photo Gallery

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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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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