Farmer Distress
India  /  Published 02.12.20

Canada ache for Centre

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has expressed concern about the farmers’ agitation and spoken up in support of the right to peaceful protest, upsetting the Indian government which spoke o...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.12.20

Farmers reject govt proposal

Joginder Singh Ugrahan, one of the farmer leaders, told reporters: “While the government was of the view that a committee should be formed to look into the issues raised by farmers, we insisted ...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 30.11.20

Calcuttans in solidarity with farmers

About 500 Calcuttans with roots in Punjab joined a rally on Sunday morning to protest the treatment meted out by the Centre and the Haryana government to farmers on their way to Delhi to voice grievan...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

India  /  Published 29.11.20

Shah: early talks offer

The government had initially sought to dismiss the agitation, feeling that it would remain confined to Congress-ruled Punjab and eventually fizzle out. However, farmers from BJP-ruled Haryana joined ...
By Our Bureau in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 29.11.20

Paradox day: Samvidhan Divas

The Union government proclaims its devotion to the Constitution. In 2015, B.R. Ambedkar’s 125th birth anniversary, it marked November 26 as Constitution Day to promote constitutional values amon...
By The Editorial Board


West Bengal  /  Published 29.10.20

Farmer spots crack on tracks, stops train

 “Fearing an accident, I asked my friend Jibon Das (one of the farmers) to wave a red towel as we ran towards the train to draw the driver’s attention. After we had run for about 500 ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bolpur(Birbhum)

India  /  Published 11.10.20

Kangana: FIR for comment

By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

West Bengal  /  Published 09.10.20

Calcutta HC prods state for farmer damages

A division bench of Calcutta High Court on Thursday modified its earlier order and directed the secretary of the state disaster management department to appear before court on October 12 and clarify w...
By Our Legal Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 29.09.20

Sonia: explore counter laws

By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 29.09.20

Plea to Supreme Court to quash farm laws

A Congress MP from Kerala on Monday urged the Supreme Court to quash the Farmers’ (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement of Price Assurance and Farm Services Act, 2020, and related notifications...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.