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Parliament Winter Session To Begin With Farm Laws Repeal Bill Tomorrow

Nov 28, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Farm Laws Repeal Bill 2021 will be introduced on the first day of the Parliament Winter Session on Monday. PM Narendra Modi had announced that the contentious farm laws will be repealed.

Paddy Crisis May Deepen In Telangana As Centre Rejects Demands

Nov 27, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The central minister also turned down the demand of the state government to fix procurement targets for the two crops during the entire year saying this was not feasible.


Khattar Meets Modi, Tells Him Farm Laws Repeal Announcement Has Sent Out A Good Message

Interacting with reporters in Delhi after the meeting, the chief minister said that he expressed his gratitude to the prime minister for recently appreciating the welfare schemes launched by the Haryana Government.

Centre Must Start Talks With Farmers Over Pending Issues, Bring MSP Law, Says Nawab Malik

Nov 24, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

“Unless a law to bring MSP is not passed, demands of the farmers will remain unfulfilled. At least 700 people have lost their lives due to wrong policies,” Malik said.


Rakesh Tikait Demands Resumption Of Talks On MSP And Other Issues, Says Ceasefire By Government And Not Farmers

The farmer leader also said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should give a clear answer on the demand for a law guaranteeing Minimum Support Price (MSP) that he had "supported" when he was the chief minister

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20 November, 2021

Farmers’ Unions Meet Tomorrow; To Decide On Future Stir Course

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Samyukt Kisan Morcha(SKM’s) core member said: ‘Our call of tractor march to Parliament still stands. A final decision on the future course of the agitation and MSP issue will be taken in a meeting of the SKM at Singhu Border on Sunday’.


20 November, 2021

The Shiv Sena Says Repeal Of Farm Laws Shows Defeat Of Arrogance Of Power

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On Friday, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, who is also the president of the Shiv Sena, had said, "The announcement of repealing the three farm laws underscores the power of a common man in the country. The Union government should hold talks and take other parties into confidence to avoid the afterthoughts and embarrassments like today."


20 November, 2021

Varun Gandhi Urges PM Modi To Mandate MSP, Take Action Against Ajay Mishra

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Varun Gandhi thanked Modi for announcing the decision to repeal the three farm laws. Also said many innocent lives could be saved if this decision was taken earlier.


19 November, 2021

Sonia Gandhi Says Repeal Of Farm Laws Is Victory Of Farmers' Struggle And Truth

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In a statement issued after the announcement of the repeal of farm laws by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, she also hoped that the government will shed its pride and arrogance and works towards the welfare of farmers.


19 November, 2021

Farm Laws Repealed: A Masterstroke By PM Modi Ahead Of UP, Punjab Polls

Harish Manav

Former Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh had put a condition to repeal the agriculture law for the alliance of his new party Punjab Lok Congress with BJP.


19 November, 2021

Prime Minister Asks Protesting Farmers To Go Home As Government To Repeal Farm Laws

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Noting that it is the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, he said it was no occasion to blame anyone. "I have come to tell you that we have decided to repeal the three farm laws. In the upcoming Parliament session starting at the end of this month, we will complete the constitutional process to repeal the three farm laws," Modi said.


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19 November, 2021

Chidambaram States Withdrawal Of Farm Laws Impelled By 'Fear Of Elections'

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His remarks came after Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in an address to the nation this morning, announced that the government has decided to repeal the three farm laws, which were at the centre of protests by farmers for the past year.


08 October, 2021

Big Support For MSP Paddy Procurement In Haryana By NCDC: Rs 6836.48 Crore Sanctioned

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An amount of Rs.1,000 crore has already been disbursed in two tranches and the balance will be disbursed shortly, said NCDC Managing Director Sundeep Nayak.


26 August, 2021

Farmers Gather At Singhu Border For 2 Day National Convention Marking 9 Months Of Protest

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The two-day national convention, which has 1,500 registered delegates and leaders of 500 farmer groups including Hannan Mollah and Rakesh Tikait, addressing various issues including need for making minimum support price (MSP) mandatory and uniform across the country


03 August, 2021

How Many Farmers Benefitted From MSP? Govt Response Causes Stir

Jayanta Bhattacharya

The number of farmers who benefitted in 2018-19 was 1,71,50,873, which increased to 2,04,63,590 in 2019-20 and reached 2,10,07,563 in 2020-21, the government informed Lok Sabha on Tuesday.


06 July, 2021

The Shiv Sena Led Maha Govt Introduces 3 Bills To Defy Centre's Farm Laws

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The bills have provisions for higher than MSP rate for produce in farming agreement with traders, timely payment of dues, three-year jail term and Rs 5 lakh fine or both for harassment of farmers.


08 February, 2021

Paddy Procurement Under MSP Rises 17.52% Over Last Year Corresponding

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The current procurement of paddy was over 616.43 LMTs against last year’s corresponding purchase of 524.52 LMT.


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08 February, 2021

‘Desh Mein Bhook Pe Vyaapaar Nahi Hoga’: Rakesh Tikait

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'The way rates of a flight ticket fluctuate three to four times a day, the price of crops will not be decided the same way,' Tikait said.


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