Tag: Ghazipur

Thousands of farmers from Karnal have reached Singhu border: SKM

Thousands of farmers from Punjab’s Karnal and nearby areas reached the Singhu border here on Sunday to join the ongoing protest against the Centre’s three...

Protest amid pandemic: Steadfast farmers work on immunity, seek Covid vaccination

Desi ‘kaadha’ and lemonade have become the most consumed beverages among farmers protesting against the new Central agricultural laws at three Delhi borders for nearly...

Government should start vaccination centres at protest sites: Farmers’ union | India News

NEW DELHI: The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), an umbrella body of agitating farmer unions, Friday demanded that the government start vaccination centres and provide related...

Ensure democracy’s norms maintained, protesters demonstrate peacefully: US Caucus to India

WASHINGTON: A powerful India Caucus in the US Congress has urged the Indian government to ensure that the norms of democracy are maintained and protesters...

Will remain at Delhi borders till Oct 2, no compromise on demands: Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait

Ghaziabad: Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait on Saturday said the protesters demanding the rollback of the contentious agri-marketing laws on Delhi’s outskirts will stay put till...

Have given time to govt till Oct 2 to repeal farm laws: Rakesh Tikait | India News

NEW DELHI: Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait on Saturday said that they have given time to the government till October 2 to repeal...

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...

Agitation against new farm laws draws mixed response in Uttar Pradesh

BIJNOR: The farmers’ agitation against the new central farm laws is drawing a mixed response in Uttar Pradesh, depending on the caste mix of the...

Govt to give Rs 1 lakh crore additional income to farmers, Ghazipur waste dump to be cleaned soon: Pradhan

The government will provide Rs 1 lakh crore additional income to farmers that will be generated by converting waste into energy, Union Petroleum and Natural...

Farmers protest Delhi: Cops erect walls at border, plant spikes to stall protest | India News

NEW DELHI: Delhi Police is securing the borders, and how! Roads are being dug up with cranes, iron grills and spikes are being cemented to...

Farmers’ stir: Thousands converge for third ‘mahapanchayat’ in western UP in as many days

Baghpat: The ripples of farmers’ protest against the new agri laws on Delhi’s borders spread further in western Uttar Pradesh with thousands of people converging...

BKU digs its heels in at Ghazipur border, more supporters pouring in

Support for the farmers‘ protest swelled on Saturday, as more villagers poured in at a key protest site on the Delhi- Meerut highway in Ghazipur...

Farmers protest at Ghazipur border: Farmers stay put at UP Gate, ‘excess force’ removed | India News

GHAZIABAD: Hundreds of Bharatiya Kisan Union members stayed put on the Delhi-Meerut Expressway early on Friday, notwithstanding the Ghaziabad administration’s ultimatum to vacate the UP...

Dead farmer was just back from Australia; wife, 21, still there | India News

RAMPUR: Like many young farmers across the agri belts in Punjab, Haryana and UP, Navreet Singh would make the trip to Delhi’s Ghazipur border to...

Farmers protesting at Delhi borders remain resolute in seeking repeal of new agri laws | India News

NEW DELHI: Braving harsh cold, thousands of agitating farmers at the Delhi borders on Thursday remained steadfast in their demands to repeal the Centre’s three...