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British lawmakers to debate safety of protesters and press freedom on Monday: Key developments | India News

NEW DELHI: The farmers’ protest is reverberating among the British lawmakers who are set to debate the issue of safety of protesters in the House...

Farmers to campaign against BJP in 5 poll-bound states: Key developments | India News

NEW DELHI: Farmers protesting against the three central farm laws decided on Tuesday to campaign against the BJP in the four states and one Union...

Centre’s ‘silence’ indicates steps being planned against farmers protest, claims BKU leader | India News

NEW DELHI: The Centre’s “silence” over the ongoing farmers protest seems to have left the farm leaders guessing and apprehensive about the government’s possible next...

BJP resolution lauds PM, Centre for farm laws, handling LAC standoff and COVID-19 pandemic

Amid the ongoing protests against the three new agricultural laws, the ruling BJP Sunday passed a resolution lauding Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Centre...

farm laws: India’s protests over farm laws have parallels in 18th century England

Where is it cheaper to buy rice? At a village market in India, a country where 377 million people live below the poverty line? Or...

New farm laws optional, don’t take away any provision: PM | India News

NEW DELHI: PM Modi once again urged agitating farmers to renew talks, saying the government was ready for a clause-by-clause discussion and could make changes...

There was nothing new in PM Modi’s speech on MSP today: Farmer unions

NEW DELHI: The farmer unions leading the agitation against the three central farm laws said they were not satisfied with the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s...

Opposition, protesting farmers slam PM Modi’s ‘andolan jeevi’, ‘FDI’ remarks: Key developments | India News

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s remarks on Monday about “andolan jeevi” and “foreign destructive ideology (FDI)” came in for sharp criticism from the opposition...

View: Not resistance to farm reforms but administering them is GoI’s bigger worry

The outrage over the ‘external’ aspect of the farmers’ protest has drawn new political battle lines in an already agitated environment, pitting Indian ‘nationalists’ against...

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,...

No ‘ghar wapsi’ till farmers’ demands are met: Rakesh Tikait

CHARKHI DADRI: Asserting that the agitation against the Centre’s farm laws is a people’s movement that will not fail, Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait...

No ‘ghar wapsi’ till farmers’ demands are met: Rakesh Tikait | India News

CHARKHI DADRI: Asserting that the agitation against the Centre’s farm laws is a people’s movement that will not fail, Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait...

Farmers block key highways in Punjab, Haryana, Raj during ‘chakka jam’; Scattered demonstrations in other states

New Delhi | Chandigarh: Farmers in Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan blocked highways and key roads with tractor-trolleys and sit-in demonstrations on Saturday, while scattered protests...

‘Toolkit’ case has revealed a lot, MEA responded to irresponsible remarks by some celebrities: Jaishankar

Vijaywada: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday said that there was a reason why MEA reacted to the remarks of some celebrities in relation...

‘Man behind Greta Thunberg toolkit’ a self-confessed Khalistani

CHANDIGARH: Even as the Delhi police have launched a probe following the filing of an FIR in connection with a document tweeted by climate activist...

No ‘chakka jam’ in Delhi says farmers’ body, asks protestors to be peaceful during highway blockade

NEW DELHI: The Samyukt Kisan Morcha, an umbrella body of the farmer unions protesting the three farm laws, on Friday said there would be no...

Farmers’ chakka jam: All you need to know about nationwide road blockade on February 6 | India News

NEW DELHI: The farmer unions protesting against the Centre’s newly-enacted farm laws have called for a countrywide ‘chakka jam’ on February 6. They would block...

Opposition parties in Rajya Sabha demand repeal of farm laws

NEW DELHI: Various opposition parties like the Shiv Sena, SAD, NCP, Samajwadi Party and Left parties on Friday demanded in Rajya Sabha that the three...

Oppn slams govt over agri laws in RS, Scindia mounts defence | India News

NEW DELHI: The opposition in Rajya Sabha on Thursday continued its attack on the Centre over the farmers’ protest on Delhi borders against the recently...

Monsoon Session: Opposition demands rollback of farm laws during President’s address debate in RS

Most political parties on Wednesday demanded that Parliament look afresh at the three controversial farm laws, criticising the manner in which they were passed in...

farmers: Rahul Gandhi ‘conspires’ with anti-India elements during his visits abroad: BJP

New Delhi: With many international personalities, including celebrities, lending their support to India’s protesting farmers, the BJP on Wednesday lashed out at “propaganda and fake...

farm laws: Shiv Sena MPs meet farmers at Delhi border to express solidarity

Mumbai: A delegation of Shiv Sena MPs met farmers at the Delhi border on Tuesday to “express solidarity with their cause”, raising questions over the...

BJP ally JDU urges Centre to be conciliatory to farmers

New Delhi: The Janata Dal (United), an ally of BJP, has said the Centre should adopt “a conciliatory, not confrontationist, approach” towards agitating farmers who...

“Use of force would have caused a lot of collateral damage”: Delhi Police chief SN Srivastava

Delhi Police Commissioner SN Shrivastava says the police knew protesting farmers may not stick to the agreed route. The police used restraint to avoid loss...

View: The real villain of Republic Day chaos

Who was responsible for the Republic Day tractor rally turning violent? We may get to know, or we may not. Who was responsible for hoisting...