Farmer's protest in Delhi

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Farmers To Hold Protests To Mark One Year Of Farmers' Movement

To mark the one year of the farmers' movement against the three farm laws, Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) is organising protests in various states, on November 26. At Delhi borders, thousands of farmers will reportedly come and protest. Farmers of states such as Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and Bihar will join rallies planned by SKM. Notably, PM Narendra Modi already announced that the Centre will repeal the laws.  

Fri, 26 Nov 2021 - 10:44 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: SKM, Anniversary, Farmers Protest, Delhi, Farm Laws

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Parliamentary Affaris Minister Pralhad Joshi

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Date Of Repealing New Farm Laws To Be Announced Soon: Govt

The date for repealing the three farm laws would be announced after the due procedure, said Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi on November 23. ''Agriculture Ministry is the nodal ministry, they're doing what's required,'' added Joshi. Notably, PM Narendra Modi already announced that his government has decided to repeal the laws. The Government is expected to bring a bill to repeal the laws before listing them in Parliament. 

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 - 09:27 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Farmers Protest, Farm Laws, Repeal, Parliamentary Affaris Minister, BJP Government

Anil Ghanwat and farmers

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"Indian Economy To face Crisis If There Is Law On MSP", Say's S.C-Appointed Committee

Anil Ghanwat, member of the Supreme Court-appointed committee on farm law, said that the Indian economy will face a crisis if a law is made for guaranteeing minimum support price (MSP) for crops. His remarks came amid demands by protesting farmers for legislation on MSP even if the centre planned to withdraw the three farm laws. "Both the centre and farmers should think of some other way to boost farm incomes", he added.

Mon, 22 Nov 2021 - 09:34 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: MSP, Farm Laws, India, Farmers Protest, Supreme Court

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CM Charanjit Singh Channi

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Punjab CM To Build Memorial For Farmers Died In Protests

Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on November 19 said that the state government has decided to build a memorial for the farmers who lost their lives during the farmers' protests. The development came after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced to repeal the three farm laws. Mr. Singh also demanded that the Centre should give compensation to the state for financial and property losses during the Kisan Morcha.  

Sat, 20 Nov 2021 - 12:50 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Punjab, Memorial, Farmers Protest, Farm Laws, CM Charanjit Singh Channi

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PM Modi and Rakesh Tikait

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Not To Stop Protest Until Govt Repeals Farm Laws In Parliament: Tikait

Rakesh Tikait, leader of Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) on November 19, said that the farmers will decide to take their agitation back after the three controversial farms laws are be repealed in Parliament. His reaction came after Prime Minister announced that the BJP government has decided to repeal the farm laws in the upcoming winter session. ''Government should talk on MSP as well as other issues of farmers,'' added Tikait.

Fri, 19 Nov 2021 - 12:27 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: BKU Leader, Farm Laws, parliament, Farmers Protest, PM Modi

PM Narendra Modi.

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BJP Govt Set To Repeal 3 Farm Laws, Says PM Modi

The BJP government has decided to repeal three Central farm laws, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi on November 19. PM Modi announced the decision while addressing the nation. The three laws were passed on September 17, 2020 from Lok Sabha. While Rajya Sabha passed the bills on September 20, 2020. ''Today I want to tell everyone that we've decided to repeal all three farm laws,'' said PM Modi.

Fri, 19 Nov 2021 - 10:22 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: New Farm laws, BJP Government, Repeal, PM Modi, Farmers Protest

Courtesy: ANI

John Abraham Releases Trailer Of Film 'Satyamev Jayate 2'

John Abraham released the trailer of his action-packed film ''Satyamev Jayate 2'' on October 25. The movie also stars Anup Soni, Harsh Chhaya, Gautami Kapoor in the lead roles. The film directed by Milap Zaveri and co-produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar's T-Series, and others will be released in theatres on November 25. ''Corruption karenge DHER, Bharat Maa ke TEEN SHER!,'' wrote John on his Twitter account. 

Mon, 25 Oct 2021 - 08:31 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: trailer, Satyamev Jayate 2, Actor John Abraham, Farmers Protest, T-Series

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Supreme Court

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Farmers Have Right To Protest But Can’t Block Roads Indefinitely: SC

The Supreme Court on October 21 said farmers protesting at Delhi borders against the three farm laws have the right to agitate but they cannot block the roads indefinitely. The decision comes after a resident from Noida complained of delays in daily commuting. However, the top court has asked the farmer union to respond in this case within three weeks and posted the matter for December.

Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 02:25 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: Farmers Protest, Delhi, Indian Farmers, Supreme Court of India, Farmer Unions

Rakesh Tikait

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Singhu Border Killing Unfortunate, Will Not Effect Farmers’ Protest: Tikait

Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) Spokesperson Rakesh Tikait on October 16 expressed sadness over the alleged killing of a man near Singhu border. He said that the incident is unfortunate, but it will not affect the farmers' protest against the three farm laws. Earlier on October 15, a body of a man, with hands and legs chopped off, was found near Singhu border at a farmers’ protest site.

Sat, 16 Oct 2021 - 01:31 PM / by Joy Pillai

Tags: rakesh tikait, Singhu Border, honor killing, Farmers Protest

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Rakesh Tikait

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Singhu Border Killing Will Not Affect Farmers' Protest, Says Rakesh Tikait

Rakesh Tikait, the leader of the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU), stated that it was "unfortunate" that Lakhbir Singh was killed near the Singhu border. He further stated that the incident will not affect the farmers' protest against the farm laws. Earlier, Lakhbir Singh was found dead with his hands and legs chopped off and hanged on a police barricade at the farmers' protest site, near the Singhu border.

Sat, 16 Oct 2021 - 12:02 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: rakesh tikait, BKU, Farmers Protest, Singhu Border, Lakhbir Singh

Courtesy: ANI