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Bharat Bandh's partial success in Punjab raises questions on SFJ's role in fuelling farm unrest
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Bharat Bandh's partial success in Punjab raises questions on SFJ's role in fuelling farm unrest

As thousands of farmers from Punjab, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh were rallying at Delhi’s three interstate border points, SFJ was trying to fish in troubled waters by announcing $1 million in aid for farmers who suffered injuries or damage to property

Bharat Bandh: Roads blocked across Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi as farmers stage protest
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Bharat Bandh: Roads blocked across Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi as farmers stage protest

Several trains were cancelled, highways and key roads blocked and many thousands stranded for hours on Monday as a nationwide 10-hour shutdown (Bharat Bandh) against the Centre’s three agriculture laws disrupted lives across parts of India, particularly in the north.

Bharat Bandh: Nationwide shutdown against farm laws disrupts civic life in pockets; unprecented response, claims SKM
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Bharat Bandh: Nationwide shutdown against farm laws disrupts civic life in pockets; unprecented response, claims SKM

Protesters blocked highways and arterial roads and squatted on tracks in several places from morning as the shutdown called by the Samyukta Kisan Morcha, an umbrella body of 40 farmer unions got underway.

Bharat Bandh Today Updates: Solution to farmers' protest only through dialogue, says Rakesh Tikait
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Bharat Bandh Today Updates: Solution to farmers' protest only through dialogue, says Rakesh Tikait

Bharat Bandh LIVE Updates: The SKM said the bandh was observed peacefully in "more than 23 states" and not a single untoward incident was reported

Bharat Bandh: Traffic hit across Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi as major highways blocked by protesting farmers
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Bharat Bandh: Traffic hit across Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi as major highways blocked by protesting farmers

Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar has appealed to the farmers to leave the agitation and follow the path of dialogue

Bharat Bandh: Protesters block highways, roads in Punjab, Haryana; train services hit at 32 locations
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Bharat Bandh: Protesters block highways, roads in Punjab, Haryana; train services hit at 32 locations

The protest is being observed to mark four months since the farmers agitation first began in November at Delhi's three borders - Singhu, Ghazipur and Tikri

Bharat Bandh: Rail, road transport services likely to be affected today; shops to remain closed
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Bharat Bandh: Rail, road transport services likely to be affected today; shops to remain closed

Samkyukta Kisan Morcha said the nationwide shutdown will be observed for from 6 am to 6 pm. The bandh will mark four months of the farmer protests at Singhu, Ghazipur and Tikri

Bharat Bandh: Farm unions urge citizens to make protest against agri laws successful
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Bharat Bandh: Farm unions urge citizens to make protest against agri laws successful

The strike, in protest against the three contentious farm laws enacted recently, will be observed the entire day tomorrow, from 6 am till 6 pm

Bharat Bandh: Farmer unions call for shutdown on 26 March to mark four months of agri law protests
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Bharat Bandh: Farmer unions call for shutdown on 26 March to mark four months of agri law protests

“Kisan Yatras” will be taken out in Bihar from 11 March and conclude on 18 March on Kisan Kranti Divas and copies of the new agri laws will be burned during ‘Holika Dahan’ on 28 March, farmer leaders added

Bharat Bandh: Transporters association to protest against new E-Way Bill, rising fuel prices today
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Bharat Bandh: Transporters association to protest against new E-Way Bill, rising fuel prices today

'All state-level transport associations have confirmed their support to the AITWA, also in protest against the fuel price hike,' said association national president

Farmers conduct tractor march day before talks with Centre; SC says protest shouldn't become COVID hotspot
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Farmers conduct tractor march day before talks with Centre; SC says protest shouldn't become COVID hotspot

Meanwhile, the Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Centre to reply within two weeks on the measures undertaken to stop the spread of COVID-19 at the protest sites.

'We encourage consultation', says SC on farmers-Centre talks; many in support of farm laws, claims Tomar
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'We encourage consultation', says SC on farmers-Centre talks; many in support of farm laws, claims Tomar

Tens of thousands of farmers, mostly from Punjab and Haryana, have been camping out on roads around New Delhi, for more than a month, braving the bitter cold and continuous rain over the last few days

Farmers' protest: Unions defer tractor march to 7 Jan; BJP leaders from Punjab meet Modi in Delhi
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Farmers' protest: Unions defer tractor march to 7 Jan; BJP leaders from Punjab meet Modi in Delhi

The Punjab and Haryana High Court has issued notices to the Punjab govt and the Centre on a plea filed by Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd, seeking action against 'miscreants' damaging its telecom infrastructure

Farmers' Protest Updates: Seventh round of negotiations end without headway, next meeting on 8 January
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Farmers' Protest Updates: Seventh round of negotiations end without headway, next meeting on 8 January

Farmers' Protest Updates: Farmer leaders said the government said it needs to consult internally and thereafter it would come back to the unions. They also said that farmers will have their own meeting on Tuesday to decide their next course of action

Farmers' Protest: Rajasthan protesters clash with Haryana Police near border; Kerala passes resolution against farm laws
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Farmers' Protest: Rajasthan protesters clash with Haryana Police near border; Kerala passes resolution against farm laws

Hours after agreeing to Pinarayi Vijayan's resolution against Centre's farm laws, BJP's lone member in Kerala Assembly, O Rajagopal, backtracked saying the reform laws are good for farmers

Farmers' Protest: Consensus reached over power tarrifs and stubble burning, but deadlock on MSP, repeal of laws remains
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Farmers' Protest: Consensus reached over power tarrifs and stubble burning, but deadlock on MSP, repeal of laws remains

The Centre proposed forming a committee to deliberate on the farmers' demands as it ruled out the possibility of repealing the legislations. The two sides are set to meet again on 4 January

Farmers' Protest Updates: Consensus on 2 out of 4 issues reached between both sides, says Tomar; next meeting on 4 Jan
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Farmers' Protest Updates: Consensus on 2 out of 4 issues reached between both sides, says Tomar; next meeting on 4 Jan

Farmers' Protest Updates: The Centre, during its meeting with the farmers’ unions on Wednesday, offered to set up a committee to deliberate on their demands related to the agricultural laws

Farmers take hard line with Centre on MSP, repeal of laws day before talks; Tomar, Goyal meet Amit Shah
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Farmers take hard line with Centre on MSP, repeal of laws day before talks; Tomar, Goyal meet Amit Shah

Various organisations affiliated to the Left parties, meanwhile, marched to Raj Bhavan in Bihar’s Capital Patna on Tuesday, demanding the scrapping of the agriculture laws

Maharashtra farmers' 'vehicle march' to Delhi shows expanding mass mobilisation against Centre's agri laws
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Maharashtra farmers' 'vehicle march' to Delhi shows expanding mass mobilisation against Centre's agri laws

The Centre faces the prospect of farmers from Maharashtra joining their counterparts from northern states in Delhi, in an agitation that continues to gather steam.

Farmers stage sit-in on Delhi-Jaipur highway; Narendra Tomar accuses Oppn of 'propaganda' against new laws
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Farmers stage sit-in on Delhi-Jaipur highway; Narendra Tomar accuses Oppn of 'propaganda' against new laws

Meanwhile, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal said that he will observe a day-long fast on Monday in solidarity with the protesting farmers