India  /  Published 07.03.22

UP: The matrix that Akhilesh needs to win

Ramashankar Yadav, a retired block development officer chatting with fellow villagers at a tea shop in the Madhuban market, looks up suspiciously. “I hope you aren’t from the godi (lapdog...
By J.P. Yadav in Ghazipur (on UP-Delhi border), Mirzapur

India  /  Published 11.12.21

Farmers on way back home

More than a year after they arrived in large convoys of tractors, several protesting farmers on Saturday morning began returning to their home states, taking with them a victory to cherish and memorie...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 11.12.21

Farmers’ unions to honour local people

He added that local people had provided the agitators with water, electricity, shelter and places for holding meetings, among other things. “So we have decided to thank and honour them,” ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.11.21

Ghazipur: Crowd expected to swell

Celebrations erupted Friday morning at Ghazipur - a landmark farm laws' protest site at Delhi's border - with the Centre's announcement that the contentious legislations will be repealed. ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Ghazipur (on UP-Delhi border)

India  /  Published 29.10.21

Ghazipur: Barriers being removed

The Delhi Police on Friday started removing the barricades and concertina wires it had put in place at the anti-farm laws protest site at Ghazipur on the Delhi-Uttar Pradesh border. Multiple layers o...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Ghaziabad


India  /  Published 14.05.21

Bodies: new place, new river

Half-a-dozen corpses were seen floating down the Ramganga on Thursday in Bareilly district of western Uttar Pradesh after similar discoveries in Ghazipur and Ballia in the state’s east, suggesti...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 13.05.21

UP: more bodies found floating in Ganga

By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 26.03.21

Bharat Bandh: Ghazipur border closed

The Delhi Police on Friday closed both carriageways of National Highway-24 passing through the Ghazipur border in view of the 'Bharat Bandh' called by farmer unions protesting against the thre...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.03.21

Fire at Singhu farmer tent

A fire broke out in a tent at Delhi’s Singhu border where farmers have been protesting the government’s controversial agriculture laws, the Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) said on Saturday. S...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.02.21

MPs can’t cross border to meet farmers

Fifteen Opposition MPs from 10 political parties were stopped from meeting the protesting farmers by police at the heavily barricaded Ghazipur agitation site on Thursday, getting a first-hand experien...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi


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