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SC-appointed panel will set aside personal views, says Anil Ghanwat; farmer unions prep for R-Day tractor rally
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SC-appointed panel will set aside personal views, says Anil Ghanwat; farmer unions prep for R-Day tractor rally

After the first meeting of the apex-court appointed panel, Ghanwat, said the first round of talks with the protesting farmers and other stakeholders is scheduled for Thursday 21 January

SC-appointed panel will have first round of talks with farmers, other stakeholders on 21 Jan, says Anil Ghanwat
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SC-appointed panel will have first round of talks with farmers, other stakeholders on 21 Jan, says Anil Ghanwat

Members of the panel will keep aside their personal views on the farm laws while preparing the report to be submitted to the apex court, said Ghanwat after the panel's first meeting in New Delhi

Supreme Court-appointed panel on farm laws to hold first meeting today
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Supreme Court-appointed panel on farm laws to hold first meeting today

The apex court had on 11 January stayed the implementation of the three laws, against which farmers are protesting at Delhi borders for over 50 days now

SC says proposed tractor rally on Republic Day ‘law and order’ matter, leaves decision on permission to Delhi Police
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SC says proposed tractor rally on Republic Day ‘law and order’ matter, leaves decision on permission to Delhi Police

The apex court was hearing the Centre’s application which said any proposed march which seeks to disrupt the 26 January celebrations will cause an 'embarrassment to the nation'

Doubling farmers' income is Narendra Modi government's highest priority, says Amit Shah
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Doubling farmers' income is Narendra Modi government's highest priority, says Amit Shah

Shah's remarks came amid the month-long agitation by farmers on the borders of Delhi, demanding the complete withdrawal of the three farm laws

Supreme Court to hear pleas on farm laws today after Bhupinder Singh Mann's recusal from panel
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Supreme Court to hear pleas on farm laws today after Bhupinder Singh Mann's recusal from panel

The top court will also hear the plea of the Central Government, filed though the Delhi Police, seeking an injunction against the proposed tractor march on 26 January

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

SC stays farm laws but forms expert panel to ease negotiations; farmers say no talks, only repeal
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SC stays farm laws but forms expert panel to ease negotiations; farmers say no talks, only repeal

The farmers have not only categorically refused to engage with the said 'expert panel', which includes two domain experts and two farmer leaders, but have also asserted that their tractor march on Republic Day will be held as per schedule

Farmers' Protest Updates: All panel members favour farm laws, can't expect justice for farmers, claims Congress
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Farmers' Protest Updates: All panel members favour farm laws, can't expect justice for farmers, claims Congress

Farmers' Protest LIVE Updates: Leaders of the protesting farmers said that they had not sought any relief from the Supreme Court, instead, their appeals are from the government

Supreme Court's decision to stay Centre's farm laws sets a worrying  precedent
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Supreme Court's decision to stay Centre's farm laws sets a worrying precedent

It appears a clear case of judicial overreach and may potentially shake the foundation of India’s representative democracy by undermining the legislative organ of the state

SC tells Centre to suspend implementation of farm laws, but judicial precedents call for caution in ordering interim stay
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SC tells Centre to suspend implementation of farm laws, but judicial precedents call for caution in ordering interim stay

The presumption of constitutionality implies that courts should not interfere with the will of the legislature unless there are compelling reasons to do so

Blamed for kisan mahapanchayat chaos by Manohar Lal Khattar, Gurnam Singh Chaduni is face of Haryana farmers’ stir
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Blamed for kisan mahapanchayat chaos by Manohar Lal Khattar, Gurnam Singh Chaduni is face of Haryana farmers’ stir

The 64-year-old Bharatiya Kisan Union chief, who hails from Kurukshetra's Chaduni Jatan, had unsuccessfully contested the 2019 Assembly polls from the Ladwa seat

'Suspend implementation of farm laws or we will do it': SC lashes out at Centre over handling of farmer protests
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'Suspend implementation of farm laws or we will do it': SC lashes out at Centre over handling of farmer protests

The court further said it is 'extremely disappointed' with the way negotiations are going on between the Centre and the farmers on the new farm laws

Centre won't withdraw farm laws, says Manohar Lal Khattar after farmers vandalise kisan mahapanchayat venue
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Centre won't withdraw farm laws, says Manohar Lal Khattar after farmers vandalise kisan mahapanchayat venue

Khattar earlier on Sunday was to address a 'kisan mahapanchayat' in Haryana's Karnal district and highlight the benefits of the Centre's three agriculture laws

Day before hearing, AIKSCC says Supreme Court does not have any role in resolving 'political deadlock'
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Day before hearing, AIKSCC says Supreme Court does not have any role in resolving 'political deadlock'

The All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee also accused the BJP-led government at the Centre of "shirking political responsibility" of resolving the crisis

Kerala governor reads out speech critical of Centre, says it
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Kerala governor reads out speech critical of Centre, says it "overstepped constitutional contours"

Khan also read out in full length the remarks against thefarm laws, against which the Kerala Assembly had unanimously passed a resolution on 31 December demanding its immediate withdrawal

JP Nadda to launch campaign to woo farmers during West Bengal visit on 9 January
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JP Nadda to launch campaign to woo farmers during West Bengal visit on 9 January

The BJP chief will float the Ek Muthi Chawal (fistful of rice) project, under which party workers will collect rice from farmers’ homes and brief them about the new farm laws

Punjabi music, rousing slogans take over roads at Singhu border as farmers take out tractor march
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Punjabi music, rousing slogans take over roads at Singhu border as farmers take out tractor march

Perched atop their tractors, protesting farmers moved out of the protest site as speakers on their vehicles belted out music keeping their spirits high. Others lined the path providing the fellow farmers with supplies, including peanuts, fritters, tea, and newspapers

'No improvement in situation on ground', says SC on govt's consultation with protesting farmers on three laws
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'No improvement in situation on ground', says SC on govt's consultation with protesting farmers on three laws

The Supreme Court posted all the petitions concerning the farmers’ issue on Monday (11 Jan), after the Centre informed the CJI-lead bench that ‘healthy discussions’ are going on between the government and farmers