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Farmers' rail roko protest: Turnout shows agitation not limited to Haryana, Punjab, say protesters
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Farmers' rail roko protest: Turnout shows agitation not limited to Haryana, Punjab, say protesters

However, a Railways spokesperson maintained that there was negligible impact on train services and added that majority of the zonal offices reported no incidents

Farmers' rail roko protest updates: Demonstrations held in over six UP districts; 100 protesters detained in Chitrakoot
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Farmers' rail roko protest updates: Demonstrations held in over six UP districts; 100 protesters detained in Chitrakoot

Farmers’ ‘rail roko’ protest LIVE updates: The agitation commenced at around 9 am and farmers from 12 villages participated in the Aurangabad protest, the farmer union said

Farmers' Protest: Rakesh Tikait responds to Narendra Modi, says won't allow business over hunger, need law on MSP
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Farmers' Protest: Rakesh Tikait responds to Narendra Modi, says won't allow business over hunger, need law on MSP

The BKU spokesperson, responding to Modi's address, said, "There will not be business over hunger in the country. If hunger goes up, price of crops will be decided accordingly. Those wanting business over hunger will be driven out of the country."

Farmers body says ready to resume talks but govt should come with new proposal
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Farmers body says ready to resume talks but govt should come with new proposal

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha, an umbrella body of farm unions emphasised that the "ball was in the goverment's court" while adding that merely putting the laws on hold was not acceptable to them

Farmers across India hold peaceful chakka jam, give 2 Oct ultimatum to repeal farm laws
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Farmers across India hold peaceful chakka jam, give 2 Oct ultimatum to repeal farm laws

Peaceful protests were held from 12 pm to 3 pm on Saturday in several states including Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, and Telangana

Farmers' protest: RJD holds kisan panchayat in UP's Shamli as clamour against farm laws grows in state
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Farmers' protest: RJD holds kisan panchayat in UP's Shamli as clamour against farm laws grows in state

This is the fourth major farmers' meeting in western Uttar Pradesh after Muzaffarnagar, Mathura and Baghpat. Similar meetings in support of the farmers' protest were also held in Haryana

Farmers' protest: Holding no informal talks with farmers, barricading a local admin issue, says Tomar
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Farmers' protest: Holding no informal talks with farmers, barricading a local admin issue, says Tomar

The last and 11th round of meeting between the Centre and 41 protesting unions, held on 22 January, was inconclusive. The Centre had asked unions to reconsider the government's proposal to suspend new farm laws for 18 months

Farmers' Protest Updates: Haryana govt suspends internet in 14 districts till 5 pm tomorrow, say reports
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Farmers' Protest Updates: Haryana govt suspends internet in 14 districts till 5 pm tomorrow, say reports

Farmers Protest: The Haryana districts in which the internet has been suspended are Ambala, Yamuna Nagar, Kurukshetra, Karnal, Kaithal, Panipat, Hisar, Jind, Rohtak, Bhiwani, Charkhi Dadri, Fatehabad, Rewari and Sirsa

Farmers' protest: Violence at Singhu after 'locals' clash with protesters; thosuands gather in Muzaffarpur supporting BKU
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Farmers' protest: Violence at Singhu after 'locals' clash with protesters; thosuands gather in Muzaffarpur supporting BKU

The Singhu border site also saw some disruption on Thursday, when a group of people raised slogans demanding the removal of the protesting farmers from the area

Delhi violence turns agri woes into law and order issue; distracts from real grievances of farmers
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Delhi violence turns agri woes into law and order issue; distracts from real grievances of farmers

This isn't the first time in recent history that a citizen-initiated movement has had to face a credibility crisis after a bout of violence. The anti-Citizenship Amendment Act protests in February 2020 faced a similar predicament when riots broke out in Delhi

Protesting farmers not against reforms, but western idea of top-down centralisation: Activist Kavitha Kuruganti
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Protesting farmers not against reforms, but western idea of top-down centralisation: Activist Kavitha Kuruganti

'The present laws are designed for the upper caste, male farmers with large land holdings with access to irrigation. Reforms must factor in the concerns of marginalised farmers,' she says

Haryana BKU chief tells farmers not to oppose ministers, politicians at Republic Day events
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Haryana BKU chief tells farmers not to oppose ministers, politicians at Republic Day events

Farmer leader Gurnam Singh Chaduni said that any kind of disruption at a Republic Day function 'will send out a wrong message'

Farmers’ tractor rally on Republic Day: Farm union leaders to discuss route, arrangements with police officials today
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Farmers’ tractor rally on Republic Day: Farm union leaders to discuss route, arrangements with police officials today

After the Delhi Police sought an injunction on the rally, the Supreme Court said a decision on it has to be taken by the Centre and police

Narendra Singh Tomar, Piyush Goyal, Som Parkash begin 9th round of talks with 40 farmer leaders
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Narendra Singh Tomar, Piyush Goyal, Som Parkash begin 9th round of talks with 40 farmer leaders

The Supreme Court had on Tuesday stayed the implementation of the three laws and appointed a four-member panel to resolve the impasse

Farmers’ leaders say don’t have much hope from 9th round of talks with Centre
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Farmers’ leaders say don’t have much hope from 9th round of talks with Centre

The previous rounds of negotiation failed to end the protests, even as unions said they will not settle for anything less than their demands of MSP and repeal of farm laws

Bhupinder Singh Mann recuses himself from SC-appointed panel to resolve deadlock between farmers, Centre
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Bhupinder Singh Mann recuses himself from SC-appointed panel to resolve deadlock between farmers, Centre

The 81-year-old resident of Punjab’s Batala is the national president of BKU and was also an Independent Rajya Sabha member from 1990 to 1996

Farmers' protest: Unions issue 'ultimatum', say will hold tractor parade on Republic Day in Delhi if demands not met
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Farmers' protest: Unions issue 'ultimatum', say will hold tractor parade on Republic Day in Delhi if demands not met

Farmer leader Darshan Pal Singh said their proposed parade will be called 'Kisan Parade' and it will be be held after the Republic Day parade

Farmers' protests: Unions propose 29 Dec for talks but want MSP, repeal of laws on agenda; group from Maharashtra reaches Delhi
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Farmers' protests: Unions propose 29 Dec for talks but want MSP, repeal of laws on agenda; group from Maharashtra reaches Delhi

RLP convenor Hanuman Beniwal also announced his exit from the BJP-led NDA, and ex-Lok Sabha MP and BJP leader Harinder Singh Khalsa resigned from the party over the farm laws

Narendra Modi interacts with farmers updates: PM claims farmers across country ‘welcomed’ reforms; says ready for talks with 'open mind'
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Narendra Modi interacts with farmers updates: PM claims farmers across country ‘welcomed’ reforms; says ready for talks with 'open mind'

Narendra Modi interacts with farmers LIVE updates: The Prime Minister said lies are being spread that under new farm laws that farmers will lose their land

Farmers' Protest Updates: Farmers say waiting for Centre to be 'open minded' for talks; Tomar says hopeful of resuming dialogue
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Farmers' Protest Updates: Farmers say waiting for Centre to be 'open minded' for talks; Tomar says hopeful of resuming dialogue

Farmers' Protest LIVE Updates: Addressing a press conference at the Singhu border, protesting farmers said they were ready for talks with the Centre, but first the government should send a concrete proposal