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Farm Bills 2020

Farmers’ Protest: Haryana Extends Mobile Internet Ban In Karnal Till Thursday Midnight

Sep 09, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

All telecom service providers of Haryana are, hereby, directed to ensure compliance of the order

'Farm Laws Triggered Widespread Resentment Among Farmers': Amarinder Singh Meets PM Modi

Aug 11, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Farmers have been protesting at Delhi borders since November 26 last year against the agriculture legislations and have demanded their immediate withdrawal.

‘Immediately Withdraw Electricity Amendment Bill’: Samyukt Kisan Morcha

The 'Kisan Sansad' is part of the latest strategy of the farmers who have been protesting against the Centre's three contentious farm laws at multiple Delhi borders since November last year.

Meenakshi Lekhi Apologises After Backlash For Calling Protesting Farmers ‘Mawali’

Jul 23, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

A senior video journalist of a leading media channel was allegedly attacked during the protest organised by farmers against the three farm laws in Delhi.

First Day's 'Kisan Parliament' Ends; 200 Farmers To Come Back Tomorrow

Over 10 rounds of talks with the government, which has been projecting the laws at major agricultural reforms, have failed to break the deadlock between the two sides.

22 July, 2021

End Protest And Come For Talks: Narendra Singh Tomar To Agitating Farmers At Jantar Mantar

Outlook Web Bureau

'I want to tell through you (media) that farmers should leave the path of protest and come for dialogue. We are ready for talks if they come with issues in the bills,' Narendra Singh Tomar said

22 July, 2021

‘It’s An Unethical Govt, We Suspect They Snooped On Us Too’: Protesting Farmer Leaders

Outlook Web Bureau

Swaraj India president Yogendra Yadav said the phone numbers of farmer leaders will figure in the data of the year 2020-21.

21 July, 2021

Farmers Get Permission To Hold Protests At Jantar Mantar In Delhi

Outlook Web Bureau

After a meeting with Delhi Police officials on Tuesday, a farm union leader said they will hold peaceful demonstrations at Jantar Mantar demanding scrapping of the agri laws and no protester will go to Parliament.

21 July, 2021

UNITED SIKHS Praised For Providing Free Legal Aid To Vulnerable Protesting Farmers

Outlook Web Bureau

Since September 2020, UNITED SIKH has provided tons of food, medicine, lodging, and oxygen concentrators to the protesting farmers.

20 July, 2021

No Record Of Farmers Death During Ongoing Protests In Delhi: Centre Tells Parliament

Jayanta Bhattacharya

Narendra Singh Tomar said that since the Centre has no record of farmers having died during the agitation, there is no proposal for compensation to such families.

27 June, 2021

BJP Kisan Morcha Leaders Appeal To Villagers To Counter Farmer Protests

Jayanta Bhattacharya

The Kisan Morcha has termed the exercise as an effort in spreading awareness and awakening people


26 June, 2021

Protesting Farmers Brave Water Cannons, Submit Memorandum To Governors

Jayanta Bhattacharya

Protesting farmers marked the completion of seven months of their agitation against the three contentious farm legislations

25 June, 2021

Farmers Gather At Delhi Borders, To Mark Seven Months Of Protests On June 26

Jayanta Bhattacharya

On Saturday, the SKM will also commemorate the death anniversary of Sahajanand Saraswati, who started the Kisan Sabha movement in Bihar some nine decades ago.

25 June, 2021

'As Undeclared Emergency': Farmers To Mark 7 Months Of Agitation On June 26

Outlook Web Bureau

Farmers at the Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur border points are gearing up for June 26 and they will observe it as 'Save Agriculture, Save Democracy Day'

21 June, 2021

Farmers Up The Ante, To Observe 'Undeclared Emergency' On June 26

Lola Nayar

A large number of farmer groups have been raising the issues on various platforms and staging protests in several states for more than 200 days.

18 June, 2021

Farmers’ Protest: Centre Rules Out Repealing 3 Farm Laws, Says Ready To Resume Talks On Provisions

Outlook Web Bureau

The government and unions have held 11 rounds of talks, the last being on January 22, to break the deadlock and end the farmers' protest.

17 June, 2021

Republic Day Violence: Police File Additional Charge Sheet Against Deep Sidhu, Others

Outlook Web Bureau

On January 26, protesting farmers clashed with the police during the tractor rally against three farm laws and stormed into the Red Fort injuring scores of policemen.


14 June, 2021

We Are Ready To Continue Dialogue, Govt Needs To Invite Us: Rakesh Tikait

Jayanta Bhattacharya

'A strong opposition is needed for (building) a strong nation. Those in government today had also played the role of opposition in the past,' Rakesh Tikait said

Photo Gallery

Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) spokesperson Rakesh Tikait at Ghazipur border after a bill to cancel the three contentious farm laws was passed during the Winter Session of the Parliament, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore

Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Kamal Singh

India's captain Ajinkya Rahane speaks to on field umpires as after they stopped play at the end of the fifth day their first test cricket match with New Zealand in Kanpur.

AP Photo/Altaf Qadri

New Zealand's Ajaz Patel is beaten by a delivery bowled by India's Ravindra Jadeja during the day five of their first test cricket match in Kanpur.

AP Photo/Altaf Qadri

India's players celebrate the wicket of New Zealand's Tim Southee during the day five of their first test cricket match with New Zealand in Kanpur.

AP Photo/Altaf Qadri

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