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Farmer's Protest

How Punjabi Singers Contributed To The Farmers Protest By Their Words And Melody

Nov 20, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Many celebrities come in support of the protest but the Punjabi music industry took their support to next level. From participating as volunteers at the protest sites to releasing songs for the protest. The songs played an important role in increasing the strength of the protests.

Celebs Who Had Come Out In Support Of The Farmer’s Protest

Nov 19, 2021 Prateek Sur

The Farmer’s Protest has finally seen a happy day as the government has decided to repeal the laws. Here are some celebrities who had supported this farmer’s movement from the start.


With Terms Like 'Toolkit', 'Andolanjeevi' Entering India's Political Lexicon, Farmers Protests Were Punctuated With Controversies And Contentions

The protests against farm laws saw a fair share of controversies and name calling. With even climate activist Greta Thunberg and pop sensation Rihanna making their way to India's prime time debates and terms such as 'toolkit' and 'Andolanjeevi' entering the Indian political lexicon.

Prime Minister Asks Protesting Farmers To Go Home As Government To Repeal Farm Laws

Nov 19, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Noting that it is the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, he said it was no occasion to blame anyone. "I have come to tell you that we have decided to repeal the three farm laws. In the upcoming Parliament session starting at the end of this month, we will complete the constitutional process to repeal the three farm laws," Modi said.


'I Have Been Stopped To Go To Lucknow And Check On My Wife': Robert Vadra

Priyanka Gandhi was detained in Sitapur when she was on her way, going to meet the violence affected in Lakhimpur Kheri.

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06 October, 2021

Sachin Pilot Is En Route Sitapur, Has Plans To Go To Lakhimpur Kheri: Congress Party Sources

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Congress leader and former deputy Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Sachin Pilot has plans to go to the violence-hit Lakhimpur Kheri, party sources said. Several leaders of the opposition including AICC General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi have been detained and while on their ways to reach there.


06 October, 2021

Rakesh Tikait Gives UP Police One Week Ultimatum To Arrest Union MoS Ajay Misra Teni's Son

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Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh TIkait said that people had several videos(related to Union Minister of State Ajay Misra Teni's son mowing his vehicle over the farmers) which will come up as soon as the net is restored.


04 October, 2021

The Way They Committed Murders Shows They Are Not Farmers But Professional Gangs: Bharatiya Kisan Sangh

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Talking about the Lakhimpur Kheri violence and the people involved, the Bharatiya Kisan Sangh issued a statement and called the series of events, 'unfortunate'


04 October, 2021

Supreme Court Seeks Response From 43 Farm Leaders In Haryana Govt.'s Plea

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Haryana government challenges that farm leaders have not been participating in talks with the state panel to defuse the issue of road blockade at Delhi borders.


04 October, 2021

Farm Laws Have Been Stayed, What Are You Protesting Against?: Supreme Court To Kisan Mahapanchayat

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The Kisan Mahapanchayat had filed a writ petition, seeking permission to protest at Jantar Mantar. The Supreme Court, however, asked them what was the protest continuing for?


04 October, 2021

Sack Haryana CM: Sanyukt Kisan Morcha, In Letter To President

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Post the violent clashes between farmers and BJP workers in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri, farmers' umbrella organization Sanyukt Kisan Morcha demanded arrest of Union minister's son, Ashish Mishra "Monu" and several others.


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27 September, 2021

'Bharat Bandh': Delhi Metro Station Near Tikri Border Closed Down

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The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Limited said the metro station in Haryana has been closed due to the security reasons.


27 September, 2021

Bharat Bandh: Farmers Block Highways To Demand Repeal Of Farm Laws, Security Beefed In Delhi

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Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait said that he is ready to agitate for 10 years but will not allow 'black' legislations to be implemented.


09 September, 2021

Farmers’ Protest: Haryana Extends Mobile Internet Ban In Karnal Till Thursday Midnight

Outlook Web Bureau

All telecom service providers of Haryana are, hereby, directed to ensure compliance of the order


21 August, 2021

40 Trains Cancelled Due To Farmers' Protest In Punjab, Several Stranded In Jammu

Outlook Web Desk

Scores of farmers on Friday launched an indefinite agitation in Jalandhar and blocked train movement on the Ludhiana-Amritsar and the Ludhiana-Jammu railway routes to press the Punjab government


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India's Pusarla V. Sindhu competes against Denmark's Line Christophersen during their women's singles Group A badminton match at the BWF World Tour Finals in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia.

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Doctors and others from the medical fraternity participate in a cycle rally to raise awareness on HIV and AIDS on World AIDS Day, in Prayagraj.

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Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi speaks in the Lok Sabha during ongoing Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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JKNC MP Hasnain Masoodi speaks in the Lok Sabha during ongoing Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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India's Srikanth Kidambi competes against France' Toma Junior Popov during their men's doubles Group B badminton match at the BWF World Tour Finals in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia.

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