India  /  Published 06.03.21

100 days of farmers’ protest

Farmer leaders on Saturday said the protesting unions stand firm on their demand of a complete repeal of the three agri laws and asserted that they are ready for talks with the government, but that sh...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.03.21

Farmers block Haryana highway

Farmers protesting the Centre's three agriculture laws on Saturday blocked the six-lane Kundli Manesar Palwal expressway at some places in Haryana to mark the completion of 100 days of their agita...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.03.21

Farm livelihoods hit hard but solidarity endures

By Pheroze L. Vincent in Kundli (Singhu border)

India  /  Published 02.03.21

1600km Kisan Yatra lined up

The Terai Kisan Sangathan, a peasants’ union from Uttarakhand that is associated with the Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), has announced a 1,600km yatra from March 6 to expand the ongoing protest ag...
By Piyush Srivastava, PTI in Lucknow

India  /  Published 02.03.21

Arrests show govt is scared: Nodeep

Labour activist Nodeep Kaur, who was released from jail last week, on Monday called for united action against state repression, adding that her arrest and that of many others speaking up for the farme...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


India  /  Published 01.03.21

Tikait sees red in govt's silence

BKU leader Rakesh Tikait has claimed that the Centre's "silence" for the past few days indicates that it is planning some steps against the farmers' agitation over newly enacted agri...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 01.03.21

Greta storm in a tea cup

When the controversy over Greta Thunberg’s tweet on farmers’ protests erupted in India, Charles Dickens burst into my memory. One of the unforgettable moments in the Dickensian oeuvre is i...
By Valson Thampu in

India  /  Published 27.02.21

US union rallies behind farmers

By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.02.21

Tax raids on MLA backing farmers

The income tax department on Thursday raided the offices and residences of Balraj Kundu, an Independent MLA from Meham in Haryana, in Rohtak. The CBDT claimed it had detected alleged tax evasion of a...
By PTI in Chandigarh

India  /  Published 25.02.21

SKM writes letter to President to free farmers

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha on Wednesday wrote to President Ram Nath Kovind demanding “unconditional” release of arrested farmers and withdrawal of “false” cases in connection wi...
By PTI in New Delhi


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