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Dec 23, 2016
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik should listen to farmers or BJD's poll calculations could go awryRecently in Odisha, more than 4,000 farmers under the banner of NavaNirman Krushak Sangathan, tried to congregate in Bhubaneshwar on 14 December to press for their three-point charter of demands – price, prestige and pension.
Nov 19, 2016
Demonetisation: Gujarat farmers warn of stopping milk supply; demand note-exchange at co-op banksFarmers took out a protest rally in Surat on Saturday against the Reserve Bank's decision not to allow exchange or deposit of defunct notes at the district central co-operative banks and warned of stopping supply to Amul Milk co-operative if the restriction is not lifted in a week
Apr 28, 2016
Farmers, retailers hold protest against 85 per cent tobacco warning on productsThe new rule is being implemented in an "undemocratic manner, abruptly and without balancing the interests of the millions of farmers, factory workers, rural workers, micro retailers and their dependent families," the statement said.
Mar 04, 2016
Farmers' protest in Bengaluru: How a severe water crisis caused an agitationWhen about 10,000 farmers parked their tractors willy-nilly on the busy thoroughfares of Bengaluru on Thursday during peak school closing hours, it brought the city to a standstill.
Sep 29, 2013
Maharashtra: Rajnath Singh to walk 5 kms to highlight plight of farmersBJP president Rajnath Singh will walk five kms as part of a 'padyatra' (march) organised by the party to highlight the plight of farmers, specially those producing sugarcane, cotton and soyabean.
Jun 18, 2013
Singur in making? Guj farmers rally against govt's plans to develop SIRFarmers from 44 villages, mainly hail from Mandal, Viramgam and Becharaji talukas of Ahmedabad and Mehsana<br /><br /> districts.
Mar 06, 2013
Policeman dies during Punjab farmer protestAn assistant sub inspector of police died during a farmer's protest in the Tarn Taran district of Punjab while attempting to flee a mob
Nov 14, 2012
Maha sugarcane protests intensify, Kejriwal gets involvedState transport bus services have been suspended as tensions continue to prevail in the Maharashtra sugarcane farmers belt.
Jul 07, 2011
UP land mess: It’s not about the poor, it’s about the best dealThe apex court ruling on the Shah Beri land in Uttar Pradesh points to the same old malaise afflicting land acquisitions in the country. The governments concerned must desist from playing a partisan role, and the courts should not confuse issues.
May 09, 2011
Police struggle to control farmer protests; Rajnath Singh arrestedFarmers in the area have clashed all weekend with police and local administration officials, during protests over the compensation of their land which has been acquired to build the 165-kilometre long Yamuna Expressway, which will link Greater Noida to Agra.