Farmer Protest
India  /  Published 09.12.21

Commuters welcome protest suspension

With farmers set to vacate the protest sites at Delhi's borders, commuters will heave a huge sigh of relief as roads closed for over a year will reopen, ending their traffic woes. After farmers a...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.10.21

Varun sees graft in UP crop purchase

BJP parliamentarian Varun Gandhi on Friday said farmers would continue to be exploited as long as there is no legal guarantee on minimum support price, and alleged corruption at farm produce procureme...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.10.21

Rahul: Cruelty hollowing India

"Annadatas" (food providers) have been "crushed" and this cruelty is "hollowing out our country", said Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday following the death of thr...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.10.21

UP: Fear of bid to frame farmers

The arrest of two farmers on Tuesday in connection with alleged retaliatory lynchings after the October 3 Lakhimpur Kheri massacre and indications from police have prompted a sibling of a slain journa...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 27.10.21

Crushed farmers’ ashes trigger anguish

Sachin Mohapatra’s hands trembled as he touched the urn containing the ashes of the four farmers who were crushed under the wheels of a Union minister’s car in Uttar Pradesh’s Lakhim...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar


India  /  Published 22.10.21

SC: Farmers can protest but not block roads

The Supreme Court on Thursday said farmers have a right to protest but cannot be allowed to block roads as other citizens have a right to unhindered passage on public roads. “The law is clear. ...
By R. Balaji

India  /  Published 06.10.21

Odisha protests farmer killings

The alleged murder of four farmers at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh has caused ripples across the country with protests taking place even in Odisha. Congress workers on Tuesday held a peaceful pro...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 02.10.21

SC greets plea on choking Delhi

The Supreme Court on Friday said the 10-month-old farmer protests on Delhi’s borders had “strangulated” the city, a day after another bench had expressed concern at the continuing bl...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.09.21

Farmers versus fake planters

The response to the bandh call in Punjab and Haryana was near-complete, with traders downing shutters in solidarity with the farmers, who used their tractors to block roads and highways. Only emergenc...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.09.21

Tikait trains guns on Modi

Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait on Monday said the Narendra Modi government had “imprisoned the BJP and its leaders”, and that the Prime Minister was bent on selling every asset of the nation ...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow


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