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Samyukta Kisan Morcha Announces Fresh Protests, Parliament March Over Farm Laws

Jul 04, 2021 Jayanta Bhattacharya

They will also serve a ‘warning’ to opposition leaders on July 17.

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

Jul 01, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

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


Indo-Canadian YouTube Star Lilly Singh Sports 'I Stand With Farmers' Mask At Grammys Red Carpet

Lilly Singh wrote that since there's intense media spotlight on the red carpet, this was the perfect opportunity to show her solidarity with farmers.

Farmers’ Protests Will Continue Till New Farm Laws Are Withdrawn: BKU Leader Rakesh Tikait

Mar 07, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait made the remark while speaking in Uttar Pradesh’s Ramrajn town on the occasion of protesting farmers marking 100 days of their agitation


Farmers' Protests Enter 100th Day, Unions Say 'We Are Going Strong'

March 6 will be observed as 'Black Day' as part of which the Kundli–Manesar–Palwal (KMP) expressway will be blocked for five hours

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24 February, 2021

Rs 1.5 Crore Transferred To Bank Accounts Of Farmers: Agriculture Minister

Outlook Web Bureau

The scheme was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on February 24, 2019, from Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh.


23 January, 2021

The Soul Of Small And Marginal Farmers: Get Us Remunerative Prices Only!

Chandra Kant Singh

The summary of their responses revealed that the need of the hour is not cutting-edge technological implementation but the formation of more robust mechanism for remunerative price of their produce.


07 January, 2021

This Is How The Farm Impasse Can Be Broken: Take A Vote

Suman K Jha

Instead of consulting just farm unions, it would make sense to do an actual poll of the country’s farming community on the three contentious laws.


31 December, 2020

Farm Bills 2020: Crafting Effective Buffers Against A Predicted Catastrophic 2021

Gayatri Dwivedi

We need our food systems in top order in the corona-hit economy. And this brings the focus on our farming community and the processes of production and post-production.


29 December, 2020

Agriculture Can't Be Run Sitting In Delhi: NCP Supremo Sharad Pawar

PTI

NCP supremo Pawar also raises questions about the composition of the three-member ministerial group negotiating with the unions


27 December, 2020

Protesting Farmers In Punjab, Haryana Clang 'Thalis' During PM Modi's 'Mann Ki Baat'

PTI

We are opposing PM's 'Mann Ki Baat' because the prime minister only says what he has to without listening to the voice of the people: BKU chief


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27 December, 2020

Attempt To Mislead Farmers On New Agri Laws Will Not Succeed: Rajnath Singh

PTI

Defence minister Rajnath Singh said in a virtual address, it takes a few years before the new reforms start yielding positive results


16 October, 2020

MSP, Government Procurement Important Part Of Food Security: PM Modi

PTI

PM Modi said the government in the last six years has been investing in boosting infrastructure facilities at Agriculture Produce Marketing Committees.


16 October, 2020

Farm Bills A False Experiment In The Name Of Agricultural Freedom

Navyug Gill

With the farm bills, The BJP is not so much conducting an experiment as it is following a predictable agenda of right-wing accumulation by dislocation and obfuscation.


07 October, 2020

Punjab Farmers Reject Agriculture Department's Invite For Talks Over Farm Laws

PTI

The farmer organisations’ representatives also announced to continue their 'rail roko' agitation against the three agri laws despite an appeal by Chief Minister Amarinder Singh.


06 October, 2020

Congress Tractor Rally: Rahul Gandhi Allowed To Enter Haryana After High Drama

PTI

Before Rahul Gandhi arrived at the Punjab-Haryana border, senior Haryana police officials told reporters that they would not allow more than 100 people to gather at one place.


04 October, 2020

Javadekar Takes 'Middlemen' Jibe At Parties Opposing Farm Laws

PTI

Talking to reporters on the second day of his visit to Goa as part of the ruling BJP's initiative to create awareness about the farm laws, Javadekar said the actual situation is that farmers earn less for their produce while customers buy at a high price.


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01 October, 2020

MSP To Stay, Hike In Future; Tractor Incident Opposition's Intentional Attempt: Rajnath Singh

PTI

Union Minister Rajnath Singh blamed the opposition parties for inciting farmers against the farm bills decision. He also assured that the new bills are bills for economic and social empowerment of farmers.


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.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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