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Farmers Return Home, Bid Farewell To Singhu Border After Year-Long Protests

Dec 11, 2021 PTI

Before bidding farewell to Singhu, some farmers performed 'havans' and sang 'kirtans', and some danced to 'bhangra' songs to mark the day as 'Vijay Diwas'.

Farm Laws Repealed: The Biggest Victory Of Farmers' Movement In Recent Decades

Nov 19, 2021 Snigdhendu Bhattacharya

Observers consider it even bigger than the anti-displacement land movement of 2006-08 in Singur-Nandigram-Kalinganagr resulting in the scrapping of an archaic land acquisition act in 2013.


Farm Laws Repealed: At Ghazipur Border, Announcement Met With Cautious Enthusiasm

The farmers are not-committal at Ghazipur border to when they would return back to their homes.

Farm Laws Repealed: A Masterstroke By PM Modi Ahead Of UP, Punjab Polls

Nov 19, 2021 Harish Manav

Former Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh had put a condition to repeal the agriculture law for the alliance of his new party Punjab Lok Congress with BJP.


How Pash's Poetry Kept Farmers' Protest Spirited

The stirring poem, titled 'Sab Ton Khatarnaak' (The Most Dangerous), has become the leitmotif of the farmers' protests. And like a slow burning flame, it kept the hearts of many protestors, in cold dark nights, lit with hope.

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19 November, 2021

Repealing Contentious Agri Laws Is A Step In Right Direction: Navjot Singh Sidhu

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Punjab Congress Chief Navjot Singh Sidhu further commented that the year long struggle and sacrifice of the farmers have finally paid dividends.


11 November, 2021

Punjab Govt Passes Resolution In Assembly Against Centre’s Farm Laws

Harish Manav

Leader of opposition in the assembly, Harpal Singh Cheema of the Aam Aadmi Party, also accused the Akalis of supporting the farm laws.


11 November, 2021

Charanjit Singh Channi Says SAD Undermined Federal Structure Of Country In League With BJP

Harish Manav

Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi said he always implored Union Government to roll back 'black' agri farm laws.


03 November, 2021

Lakhimpur Kheri Violence: UP Court Defers Bail Plea Of Accused Union Minister Ajay Mishra’s Son, Two Others

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The Uttar Pradesh Court has deferred hearing on bail plea of the accused—Union Minister Ajay Mishra’s son Ashish till November 15, and two others in the case.


02 November, 2021

Bypoll Results: Congress Takes Opportunity To Attack PM Modi

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Congress general secretary and chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said: ‘Modi ji, Shed arrogance. Repeal the three 'black laws'. Stop Petrol-Diesel-Gas loot. Disdain for people's pain is harmful’.


23 October, 2021

Punjab CM Channi Urges PM Modi To Review Extension Of BSF’s Territorial Jurisdiction

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Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi, in a letter to PM Narendra Modi has urged him to restore the BSF’s earlier territorial jurisdiction, limiting it only up to 15 kilometres in the state from the International Border.


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16 October, 2021

Singhu Border Lynching: BJP Says ‘Anarchists’ Behind Farmer Protests Need To Be Exposed

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BJP's IT cell chief Amit Malviya said ‘anarchists behind these protests in the name of farmers need to be exposed’.


13 October, 2021

Lakhimpur Kheri: Congress Leaders Meet President, Demand Dismissal Of MoS Ajay Mishra

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Rahul Gandhi, A K Antony, Ghulam Nabi Azad, Mallikarjun Kharge and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was among the leaders from Congress, who met President Ram Nath Kovind.


09 October, 2021

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

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


08 October, 2021

Facing Flak For His ‘Tit-For-Tat’ Remark Against Protesting Farmers, Haryana CM Apologises

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Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said his remarks was not made with a ‘malicious intent, but were ‘aimed at self-defence’.


07 October, 2021

Lakhimpur Kheri: Two Arrested, Union Minister Ajay Kumar Mishra’s Son Summoned

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The police has summoned MoS Home Ajay Kumar Mishra’s son Ashish Mishra tomorrow at 10am.


07 October, 2021

Amid Lakhimpur Kheri Controversy 17 Year Old Murder Comes To Haunt Union Minister Ajay Kumar Mishra

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MoS Home Ajay Kumar Mishra along with others were named in FIR in connection with the murder of 24-year-old man.


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07 October, 2021

RSS Leader Indresh Kumar Condemns Lakhimpur Kheri Incident, Lambasts Opposition

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RSS leader Indresh Kumar accused Opposition of creating ‘hatred and violence’ in the country.


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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