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Farm laws

AA Edit | Scrap laws, ask farmers, don’t skip due process

As for the farm laws, the government has done too little to take the stakeholders into confidence

07 Jan 2021 4:28 AM

PM asks agriculture officials to make changes in farm laws

The Prime Minister has been a strong advocate of the new farm laws but he seems to be keen to end the stalemate with the protesting farmers

06 Jan 2021 11:54 AM

Government-farmers talks inconclusive as unions firm in seeking repeal of laws

The next round of discussions to resolve the deadlock over laws enacted in September last year will be held on January 8

05 Jan 2021 4:30 AM

Government hopes 7th round of talks will end on positive note today

Government hopes 7th round of talks will end on positive note today

04 Jan 2021 7:02 AM

Aakar Patel | Farmers won’t put trust in PM, dharna unlikely to be over soon

Agriculture exports fell from $43 billion in 2013, before Mr Modi, to $38 billion last year

29 Dec 2020 4:35 AM


Farmers reject govt proposal, to intensify agitation with nationwide protest

According to the union leaders, a new ‘Delhi chalo' (march to Delhi)' call is being given to all farmers in the north India for December 14

09 Dec 2020 8:11 PM

Bharat Bandh: Railways fears blockades in 16 states

Railways' two biggest unions, AIRF and NFIR too have extended their support to the bandh and are planning to hold rallies and demonstrations

08 Dec 2020 11:19 AM

Pawar warns Centre of larger farmers' protest if concerns not addressed soon

The NCP chief is also scheduled to meet President Ram Nath Kovind on December 9 over the ongoing farmers' protest

07 Dec 2020 5:19 AM

Farmers call Bharat bandh on Dec 8, threaten to intensify agitation

This hardening of stand came a day ahead of the fifth round of talks with the government

05 Dec 2020 12:54 PM

Farmers sit-in at Noida-Delhi border, key route to Delhi closed for vehicles

The farmers, who are from western UP, want to reach the capital to join the bigger stir lead by farmers of Punjab and Haryana

02 Dec 2020 11:41 AM


PM Modi says opposition is misleading farmers and 'playing tricks' on them

Modi asserted that the new agriculture laws will provide new options to sell for more and also safeguards

01 Dec 2020 10:21 AM

All India Taxi Union threatens to go on strike if farmers' demands not met within 2 days

President of the Union said they are giving two days to the central government to meet the demands of the farmers

01 Dec 2020 12:05 AM

Pavan K. Varma | At best, farm laws pass reform buck to big biz

The question is not that agricultural commerce needs to be opened up, but what is going to replace it

29 Nov 2020 9:53 AM

Farmers in Punjab, Haryana block roads as part of nationwide protest against farm laws

Protesting farmers owing allegiance to different outfits blocked state and national highways at several places

05 Nov 2020 3:16 PM

AA Edit | Punjab makes a point, will other states follow?

It is highly likely that courts will be called upon to decide on the constitutionality or otherwise of the bills

22 Oct 2020 11:08 AM