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Farmers protest: HC asks authorities to consider representation to remove barriers on Delhi borders

The Delhi High Court Monday asked the authorities to treat as representation a plea seeking direction to remove barricading on various routes connecting the neighbouring...

Agri financing picks up pace in fourth quarter as procurement begins

Agriculture financing has picked up in the ongoing fourth quarter of fiscal 2021, as large processors, exporters and traders in paddy and groundnut have started...

Farmers urge Bengal voters to defeat BJP: Key developments | India News

NEW DELHI: The farmers protesting against the three central farm laws on Friday appealed to the agriculturists of West Bengal, which goes to polls in...

farm laws: After PM Modi’s invite, farmer leaders say ready for talks, ask govt to choose date

New Delhi: Farmer unions agitating against the three agri laws on Monday asked the government to fix a date for the next round of talks,...

agri laws: Violence during tractor rally has stained farm protest: Sanjay Raut

Mumbai: Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Tuesday condemned the violence during a tractor rally taken out by farmers in Delhi as national shame which...

Farmers’ Republic Day tractor parade: Tableaux to depict protest against agri laws

New Delhi: The Republic Day tractor parade by agitating farmers will feature a number of tableaux from across states depicting village life, the protest against...

farm laws: Protesting farmer unions hold marathon meeting ahead of talks with government

New Delhi: A day before their eleventh round of talks with the government, protesting unions leaders held a marathon meeting on Thursday to discuss the...

Farmer union in SC: Remove remaining members of panel on agri laws, select new people

NEW DELHI: A farmer union requested the Supreme Court on Saturday to remove the remaining three members of the committee it had set up to...

Kerala Governor reads out anti-Centre remarks in Assembly

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Governor Arif Mohammad Khan on Friday flayed the contentious farm laws passed by the Centre, against which farmers are on the warpath in...

Agri laws: More Punjab farmers head towards protest sites near Delhi

Chandigarh: Carrying ration and other essential items with them, several batches of farmers from Punjab headed towards Delhi borders on Saturday to join the peasants...

Centre not willing to solve farmers’ issues, want to wear them down: Congress

Chandigarh: Hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi blamed those with a political agenda for the deadlock in talks over agriculture laws, the Congress hit back,...

Farmer unions to again meet Saturday on govt’s fresh talks offer, indicate resumption of dialogue

NEW DELHI: The protesting farmer unions met on Friday to discuss the government’s latest letter inviting them for talks, with some of them indicating that...

Protesting farmers steadfast in their demands as Delhi temperature plummets to season’s lowest yet

New Delhi: Braving the harsh cold of Delhi, thousands of farmers protesting against the three recent agri laws remained steadfast in their demands of repealing...

Farmers Protests: 99% farmers are with Modi government: BJP leader

Jaipur: Amid a protest by farmers against the Centre‘s three new farm laws, BJP general secretary Arun Singh on Monday claimed that more than 99...

View: Use iron fist in a velvet glove for farmer agitation

The agitating Punjab farmers can be painted as saints or sinners. On the one hand, they spearheaded the Green Revolution in the 1960s when India...

agriculture: Ready to address all concerns, Centre tells farmers’ unions at crucial meeting about protests

NEW DELHI: Seeking to break the deadlock over protests against new farm laws, the government on Saturday told representatives of agitating farmers that they are...

Farmers Protests: Ready to talk with govt but will not accept any conditions, say agitating farmers

New Delhi: Farmers agitating against the Centre’s new agri laws on Sunday said they are ready for talks with the government but will not accept...

Haryana Deputy CM Dushyant Chautala terms new farms laws “progressive”

NEW DELHI: Haryana deputy chief minister and a key ally of the BJP, Dushyant Chautala, has termed the new farm legislations as “progressive” and has...