The farmers, protesting under the banner of Bharatiya Kisan Sangathan (BKS), had started their march from Saharanpur on September 11.
21 Sep 2019 6:58 PM
The farmers have been demanding diversion of Cauvery and Hemavati waters to their canals in order to save their produce.
26 Jun 2019 4:08 PM
8-day farmers protest in Maharashtra delayed due to police intervention.
21 Feb 2019 12:34 PM
Farmers from across the country were in Delhi to press for their demands, including debt relief and remunerative prices for their produce.
01 Dec 2018 11:41 AM
The Congress chief joined several leaders from oppn parties to address farmers gathered at Jantar Mantar.
30 Nov 2018 4:45 PM
Farmers from Tamil Nadu have reached Delhi on Friday carrying skulls of their colleagues who had committed suicide.
30 Nov 2018 12:37 PM
The police have made special arrangements for the protest with 3,500 personnel pressed into service.
30 Nov 2018 9:07 AM
Last year, the group staged protests at Jantar Mantar with the skulls of eight farmers who killed themselves owing to farm losses.
29 Nov 2018 1:34 PM
Two-day rally will be one of largest congregations of farmers in Delhi, All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee claimed on Wed.
29 Nov 2018 9:51 AM
CM Devendra Fadnavis gave assurance to representatives of protesting farmers who marched to Azad Maidan for redressal of grievances.
22 Nov 2018 9:13 PM
They are also demanding an increase in the Minimum Support Price and a judicial system to ensure its implementation.
21 Nov 2018 2:08 PM
Modi govt is also expected to raise the floor prices for mustard, lentils, sunflower, chickpeas, barley and sunflower.
03 Oct 2018 2:45 PM
The demands of farmers include waiver of farm loans, clearance of pending payments and implementation of the Swaminathan Committee Report.
03 Oct 2018 12:53 AM
After meeting protesting farmers, Union minister Rajendra Singh Shekhawat said govt was assuring farmers to take forward their cause.
02 Oct 2018 5:13 PM
The website lists the achievements and proposed plans of the Modi government for farmers.
10 Jun 2018 6:01 AM
4 yrs ago, PM Modi's BJP swept UP, winning 73 of 80 seats, as rural poor - swayed by promises of higher crop prices - deserted Congress.
03 Jun 2018 1:38 PM
Farmer groups have called for 'Gaon bandh' from June 1-10 during which no farm produce would be allowed to be transported outside villages.
01 Jun 2018 2:03 PM
Farmers allege the government is completely ignoring the land acquisition law, while acquiring their land for lignite mining.
28 May 2018 9:33 AM
Sugarcane farmers have been holding protests against govt for various demands, most significant of which was the lack of clearance of dues.
27 May 2018 6:29 PM
The farmers' organisation wants milk to be purchased at Rs 27 per litre by dairies, chilling plants.
06 May 2018 6:14 PM