India  /  Published 14.04.22

Farm body firm on MSP panel

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) claimed on Thursday that the central government was "refraining" from answering its queries regarding the proposed committee on minimum support price (MSP) of...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 13.04.22

MSP: Centre still kept waiting

  Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Wednesday said the Centre is still awaiting names of members from farmers' unions for setting up a panel on minimum support price (MSP). While...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.04.22

Hike in prices exposed Centre's 'anti-farmer' attitude: SKM

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) on Saturday said the unexpected increase in the prices of diesel, petrol and fertilisers had exposed the “anti-farmer attitude” of the BJP-led Centre. ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.04.22

Chhattisgarh govt aid for farmers

Chhattisgarh agriculture minister Ravindra Choubey, in a statement to the media on Tuesday, claimed that a total of Rs 5,553.8 crore has been paid in four instalments to nearly 20.58 lakh farmers of t...
By Our Special Correspondent in Raipur

India  /  Published 29.03.22

Punjab: Farmers gherao officials

A group of farmers demanding relief for crop damage allegedly held 12 government officials hostage for several hours inside a sub-tehsil office in Muktsar district's Lambi. The officials, includi...
in Chandigarh


India  /  Published 22.03.22

Farmers raise voice on Kheri

Over 400 farmers gathered at a gurdwara campus in Lakhimpur Kheri’s Tikunia on Monday and resolved to launch a movement against the Uttar Pradesh government and to mount pressure on the Samyukta...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

People  /  Published 21.03.22

Bengal has always been the capital of ideas, says activist at fore of farmers’ protests

Seated a seven-minute drive from Jorasanko Thakurbari, the invocation of the Bard of Bengal seems almost inevitable. The context? The thin red line of patriotism. “For me, a true patriot is some...
By Priyam Marik

India  /  Published 14.03.22

Farmers to review govt’s progress

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) will hold a meeting here on Monday to review the progress made so far by the Centre on the promises made to farmers, including setting up a panel on minimum support pri...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.03.22

Modi, Yogi untouched by pain

The BJP on Thursday retained the prize state of Uttar Pradesh along with three other states, beating simmering anti-incumbency over livelihood issues and marginalising the Opposition further in the ru...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 11.03.22

Farmers on the boil over cold storage

A fire engine rushed to the spot and doused the flames. A team from Kotwali police station brought the situation under control. Stones and bricks were also pelted in other cold storages, alleged repr...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri


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