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Over 10,000 farmers of RSS-affiliated Bharatiya Kisan Sangh to protest in support of MSP in Madhya Pradesh
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Over 10,000 farmers of RSS-affiliated Bharatiya Kisan Sangh to protest in support of MSP in Madhya Pradesh

BKS leader Kamal Singh Anjana said that farmers in western MP, known for major cotton harvests, are "forced" to sell their produce below MSP

Union Budget 2020-21: Farm experts pitch for scrapping GST on agri-inputs in wish list
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Union Budget 2020-21: Farm experts pitch for scrapping GST on agri-inputs in wish list

Removing of GST on agri-inputs, revamping crop insurance scheme, considering land lease rental for fixing MSP and banning futures trade in agri-commodities are among the suggestions made by farm experts during their pre-Budget meeting with Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Farmers' strike: Unions in Rajasthan call for shutdown across 45,000 villages in state on 9 July
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Farmers' strike: Unions in Rajasthan call for shutdown across 45,000 villages in state on 9 July

Nearly 26 farmers' associations have called for a shutdown in 45,000 villages across Rajasthan to press for their demands even after BKS called off its proposed stir

Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: RSS-affiliated BKS blame crisis on central policies
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Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: RSS-affiliated BKS blame crisis on central policies

Farmers were not the Central government's priority, BKS National Secretary Mohini Mohan Mishra said, demanding that they are given higher prices for farm produce

Madhya Pradesh farmer protest: Fulfill demands, else agitation will spread, warns Rashtriya Kisan Mahasabha
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Madhya Pradesh farmer protest: Fulfill demands, else agitation will spread, warns Rashtriya Kisan Mahasabha

In the last three years, the prime minister has not even given time to farmer's organisations to discuss the issue, said RKM national convenor and RKMS chief Shivkumar Sharma

Madhya Pradesh farmers' strike: RSS farmers’ union forewarned Centre in April about large-scale agitation
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Madhya Pradesh farmers' strike: RSS farmers’ union forewarned Centre in April about large-scale agitation

Bharatiya Kisan Sangh had cautioned and foretold the Centre of a large-scale farmers' agitation that could spread across the country.

Madhya Pradesh farmers go on strike causing shortage of commodities
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Madhya Pradesh farmers go on strike causing shortage of commodities

As the farmers' protest in Madhya Pradesh entered its third day, people faced a shortage of milk and vegetables, despite government's efforts to smoothen the supply

Amid corruption and bureaucratic red-tapism, RSS farmers' body warns Centre of stronger agitation if unheard
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Amid corruption and bureaucratic red-tapism, RSS farmers' body warns Centre of stronger agitation if unheard

RSS-affiliated farmers' body BKS has raised a red flag against the existing government policies related to the agricultural sector and the bureaucratic functioning, alleging that these factors have impoverished Indian farmers and compelled them to commit suicide.

Demonetisation: RSS affiliates express concern on immediate after-effects but remain optimistic
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Demonetisation: RSS affiliates express concern on immediate after-effects but remain optimistic

In a month since demonetisation, various strata of society — including the Supreme Court — have raised questions against the faulty-implementation of the Prime Minister’s move to root out black money, but the most serious indictment has, perhaps, now come from within the ruling government’s larger political family.

Harmful to rural economy: RSS-affiliated Kisan Sangh protests against 100% FDI in farm sector
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Harmful to rural economy: RSS-affiliated Kisan Sangh protests against 100% FDI in farm sector

BKS has raised a red flag against the Centre’s nod to 100 percent foreign direct investment (FDI) in food processing and animal husbandry.

How Jairam Ramesh's Luddite ban on Bt Brinjal has set us back several years
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How Jairam Ramesh's Luddite ban on Bt Brinjal has set us back several years

It is reasonable to be cautious with the introduction of genetically-modified crops. But risks have to be weighed against benefits. Jairam Ramesh's indefinite moratorium on GM brinjal tilts the balance significantly against scientific progress.