Bharatiya Kisan Union Bku
India  /  Published 04.07.22

Farmers line up protest against Teni

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha, which led the successful agitation against three farm laws, will hold a dharna from August 18 to 20 in Lakhimpur Kheri demanding suspension and arrest of Union minister Ajay...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 31.05.22

BKU: Give Z-plus security to Tikait

Farm organisations across the country on Tuesday staged protests against the attack on farmer leader Rakesh Tikait, the Samyukta Kisan Morcha has said. Miscreants on Monday threw ink on Tikait during...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.05.22

Ink attack: Tikait speaks out

The "black ink and the deadly attack" cannot suppress the voices of farmers and labourers, Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait has said after ink was thrown on him in Bengaluru. Misc...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Noida

India  /  Published 16.05.22

Split in BKU to form ‘apolitical’ outfit

Splitting away from the farmers’ main outfit, a section of its leaders on Sunday formed Bharatiya Kisan Union (Apolitical) and elected one Rajesh Singh Chauhan as its president. Chauhan was sta...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 19.02.22

Punjab: Voters cold to farmer leader

“Greedy”, “untimely”, “nonsense” — these are not adjectives one would expect farmers to deploy while describing a leader of the electrifying yearlong peasants...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in Samrala, Punjab


India  /  Published 30.01.22

Farmers’ unions question GM draft

Farmers’ unions have joined a coalition of non-government consumer groups in opposing draft regulations for the approval of genetically modified (GM) food proposed by India’s apex food reg...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 08.12.21

Centre accepts majority of demands from farm union

The Modi government continues to remain silent on the SKM’s demand for dismissal of junior home minister Ajay Mishra Teni. Asked about this, SKM leaders indicated that the government was unwilli...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.11.21

Tikait demands talks on MSP

Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) national president Naresh Tikait on Tuesday welcomed the Union government's move to repeal the three farm laws but demanded that discussions be held with the agitating ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.11.21

Tikait demands MSP law

Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait on Sunday demanded that the Centre bring a law to guarantee Minimum Support Price (MSP) for crops to protect the interest of farmers in the country. In Mumb...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 20.11.21

Farm laws: The leaders responsible

Joginder Singh Ugrahan, president, Bharatiya Kisan Union (Ekta Ugrahan) Ugrahan, a former soldier from Sunam tehsil in Sangrur district, Punjab, formed what has now become the largest faction of...
By Pheroze L. Vincent


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