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Nitish Kumar’s Govt Scrapped APMC Act 14 Years Ago But Farmers In Bihar Still Languishing

Mar 24, 2021 Midhat Fatimah

It was in the year 2006 when Nitish Kumar’s government abolished the Agricultural Produce Market Committee (APMC) Act and ended the mandi system in the state of Bihar.

SC Should Have Declared New Farm Laws Unconstitutional: Senior Lawyer Dushyant Dave

Jan 24, 2021 Preetha Nair

Speaking to Outlook, Dave, who is also one of the three lawyers assisting the farmers' groups said that the Supreme Court should have declared the farm Bills unconstitutional instead of staying them.


Protesting Farmer Dies By Suicide At Singhu Border After Consuming Poison

Amarinder Singh's suicide makes it the 4th case of suicide at the protest site so far.

Not Much Hope, Says Farmer Leader On Next Round Of Talks

Jan 08, 2021 Jayanta Bhattacharya

Farmers’ Protest: The eighth round of talks between the Centre and the protesting farmers ended in a stalemate as both sides stuck to guns once again on repeal of the three controversial farm laws.


Sixth Round Of Centre-Farmers Talks Begin

The sixth round of talks between the two sides are being held after a considerable gap. The fifth round of talks was held on December 5.

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05 December, 2020

MSP Explainer: What Are The Farmers' Fears? Why Isn't The Government Bending?

Lola Nayar

The farmers want the MSP formula to be based on the father of the green revolution of M.S. Swaminathan's recommendation.


04 December, 2020

‘Dejected’ Farmers Call Bharat Bandh On December 8

Lola Nayar

Talks between farmers and Centre deadlocked over minimum support price of crops.


28 September, 2020

We Have Not Shut Doors On APMC, Wait For Six Months: Karnataka CM Yediyurappa Tells Protesting Farmers

Outlook Web Bureau

The call for a bandh given by the Karnataka Raitha Sangha (Karnataka Farmers' Association) and other farmer organisations is supported by the Congress, JD(S), Karnataka Rakshana Vedike (KRV) and the Left parties.


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India's Pusarla V. Sindhu competes against Denmark's Line Christophersen during their women's singles Group A badminton match at the BWF World Tour Finals in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia.

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Doctors and others from the medical fraternity participate in a cycle rally to raise awareness on HIV and AIDS on World AIDS Day, in Prayagraj.

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Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi speaks in the Lok Sabha during ongoing Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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JKNC MP Hasnain Masoodi speaks in the Lok Sabha during ongoing Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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India's Srikanth Kidambi competes against France' Toma Junior Popov during their men's doubles Group B badminton match at the BWF World Tour Finals in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia.

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Roses Among Thorns: The Many Solidarities Of Diverse Protests

Every act of dissent is an art. Of pain and pathos. Of hope and new dawn. It’s their story. It’s everyone’s story.

Opinion

Farm Law Repeal Has Given New Life To Idea Of Protest In India

Dissent is less about material gains than the intangibles they leave us with.

Apoorvanand
Farm Law Repeal Has Given New Life To Idea Of Protest In India

Manual Scavengers

An ‘Untouchable’ Story: My Life As A Protest

For India’s manual scavengers, mere existence is a protest, because they need to fight just to reclaim their humanity and dignity.

Bezwada Wilson
An ‘Untouchable’ Story: My Life As A Protest

Opinion

Let's Talk About Ageism And Sexism In Indian Films, A Zillionth Time!

While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry

Nov 17, 2021 Yashika Mathur

T20 World Cup 2021 Analysis: David Warner And Mitchell Marsh - Tale Of Two Comebacks

Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.

Nov 15, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Education In India During Covid-19: Challenges Faced And Solutions For A Post-Pandemic Era

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Nov 08, 2021 Arijit Ghosh