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Farmers' organisation float new front for MSP law, months after Centre repealed reforms
India

Farmers' organisation float new front for MSP law, months after Centre repealed reforms

Raju Shetti, a two-term Lok Sabha member from Maharashtra and leader of the Swabhimani Paksha, said a decision to launch the MSP Guarantee Kisan Morcha was taken at a meeting of various farmers' organizations

Goodbye 2021: A look at major events political and beyond that shook the world this year
India

Goodbye 2021: A look at major events political and beyond that shook the world this year

As we bid adieu to 2021, here's a look at the major events that probably history will give space in the future

Don't want PM Modi to apologise and tarnish his reputation abroad, says Rakesh Tikait
India

Don't want PM Modi to apologise and tarnish his reputation abroad, says Rakesh Tikait

His statement comes days after the Centre repealed the three agricultural laws against which several farmers' unions had been protesting for nearly a year

What is zero budget farming and why Prime Minister Narendra Modi is batting for it
India

What is zero budget farming and why Prime Minister Narendra Modi is batting for it

Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar announced that the Centre will form a committee, comprising of representatives from the Centre, state governments, farmers, scientists and economists to look into the issues of zero budget farming, minimum support price

Winter Session of Parliament begins today; here's what to expect
India

Winter Session of Parliament begins today; here's what to expect

The all-party meet held on Sunday ahead of the Winter Session witnessed Opposition parties demanding discussions on issues including price rise, Pegasus snooping row and BSF jurisdiction

'No point in continuing agitation': Agricultural minister urges farmers to end stir and return home
India

'No point in continuing agitation': Agricultural minister urges farmers to end stir and return home

Narendra Singh Tomar in a plea said that the bill to repeal the three farms will be tabled in Parliament on the first day of the winter session, 29 November

Stir will continue till Centre meets farmers' demands, says Rakesh Tikait
India

Stir will continue till Centre meets farmers' demands, says Rakesh Tikait

Tikait and other farmer leaders took part in a 'Maha Dharna', marking one year of the countrywide agitation by the famers against the three contentious agri laws

Union Cabinet's decision to repeal farm laws mere formality, want Centre to address pending demands, say cultivators
India

Union Cabinet's decision to repeal farm laws mere formality, want Centre to address pending demands, say cultivators

Rakesh Tikait, in his tweet on Wednesday, clarified that the farmers' movement is far from over and said he will call it farmers' victory only when they'll start getting the right prices for their crops

Union Cabinet approves proposal to repeal all three farm laws
India

Union Cabinet approves proposal to repeal all three farm laws

The government of India has listed 'The Farm Laws Repeal Bill, 2021' in the legislative business to be taken up in Lok Sabha during the winter session of Parliament beginning 29 November

Farm law repeal: Are we in the grips of Nehru 2.0?
India

Farm law repeal: Are we in the grips of Nehru 2.0?

Why Prime Minister Narendra Modi should have avoided repealing the three farm laws.

Ashok Gehlot accuses PM Modi of mocking farmers in Parliament for calling them 'andolanjeevi'
India

Ashok Gehlot accuses PM Modi of mocking farmers in Parliament for calling them 'andolanjeevi'

Gehlot claimed that the Modi dispensation decided to repeal the farm laws under pressure of the Assembly elections in five states, including Punjab and Uttar Pradesh

Is Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s retreat on farm laws cowardice or calculation?
India

Is Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s retreat on farm laws cowardice or calculation?

For this leadership, a pragmatic retreat is a lot more crucial than a bold, idealistic charge

‘Jai Kisan to Farmers reap Modi climbdown’: How newspapers reacted to Centre’s decision to withdraw three farm laws
India

‘Jai Kisan to Farmers reap Modi climbdown’: How newspapers reacted to Centre’s decision to withdraw three farm laws

Prime Minister Narendra Modi surprised the nation on Friday when he announced that the three contentious laws would be repealed in the upcoming winter session of Parliament

'This is proof workers can defeat corporate interests': US Congressman welcomes repeal of farm laws in India
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'This is proof workers can defeat corporate interests': US Congressman welcomes repeal of farm laws in India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday announced that the government has decided to withdraw the legislation and appealed to the protesting farmers to return home