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One farmer killed, one grievously injured after truck rams into tractor in Uttar Pradesh
India

One farmer killed, one grievously injured after truck rams into tractor in Uttar Pradesh

The accident took place under Ramraj police station limits on Thursday evening. The deceased is identified as Sumit. His friend Narendra has been admitted to a hospital, police said

IFFCO introduces world's first 'Nano Urea' for farmers; fertiliser major sets price at Rs 240/bottle
India

IFFCO introduces world's first 'Nano Urea' for farmers; fertiliser major sets price at Rs 240/bottle

Nano Urea is developed to replace conventional urea and can curtail the requirement of the same by at least 50 percent, the leading cooperative said in a statement

Kangana Ranaut's tweet directed at Rihanna's clarion call on farmers protest garners heavy criticism on social media
Entertainment

Kangana Ranaut's tweet directed at Rihanna's clarion call on farmers protest garners heavy criticism on social media

Kangana Ranaut's tweet against Rihanna resulted in the actress' online trolling, with some asking her Twitter account be permanently suspended.

Rahul Gandhi calls Centre's farm laws 'criminal', claims legislations aimed at benefitting 5 to 6 people close to PM
Politics

Rahul Gandhi calls Centre's farm laws 'criminal', claims legislations aimed at benefitting 5 to 6 people close to PM

He alleged that Modi wanted the farmers to negotiate with 'huge corporates' rather than the ryots going to mandis or negotiating with small traders

Farmers' unions reject proposal to stay agri laws for 18 months ahead of talks; SC-appointed panel starts consultation
India

Farmers' unions reject proposal to stay agri laws for 18 months ahead of talks; SC-appointed panel starts consultation

Sankyukt Kisan Morcha, an umbrella body of farm unions leading protests at several Delhi border points, held discussion over the government's latest offer at the Singhu border

Centre proposes to suspend farm laws for 1.5 years, farmers call internal meet to discuss offer
India

Centre proposes to suspend farm laws for 1.5 years, farmers call internal meet to discuss offer

The next round of talks between the Central Government and the farmers' unions to end the deadlock over the three farm laws has been scheduled for 22 January

People of 'other ideologies' delaying resolution with farmers, says Centre; talks postponed to Wednesday
India

People of 'other ideologies' delaying resolution with farmers, says Centre; talks postponed to Wednesday

Farmers’ unions refused to call off the tractor march planned for 26 January and asserted that they had the constitutional right to demonstrate peacefully on Republic Day

Farmer union tells SC to disband negotiation committee, appoint neutral members 'who can do the job'
India

Farmer union tells SC to disband negotiation committee, appoint neutral members 'who can do the job'

In an affidavit, it also sought dismissal of a plea file by the Centre seeking an injunction against the proposed tractor march "which seeks to disrupt the gathering and celebrations of Republic Day on 26 January"

Farmer protests: Ninth round of talks ends, next meet on 19 Jan; govt urges unions to form informal grouping
India

Farmer protests: Ninth round of talks ends, next meet on 19 Jan; govt urges unions to form informal grouping

Meanwhile, the Congress party shored up its attack against the Centre over the issue, with Rahul and Priyanka Gandhi leading protests in New Delhi

Farmers' Protest Updates: Will launch hunger strike on farmers' issues by Jan end in Delhi, says Anna Hazare
India

Farmers' Protest Updates: Will launch hunger strike on farmers' issues by Jan end in Delhi, says Anna Hazare

Farmers' Protest Updates: Farmers' Protest LIVE Updates: In a letter to prime minister Narendra Modi, Hazare said he had written to the Centre five times on the issue of farmers but had not received any response.

Centre says hopeful ahead of today's talks with farmers; Mann recuses self from SC panel
India

Centre says hopeful ahead of today's talks with farmers; Mann recuses self from SC panel

Farmer unions and opposition parties too had raised doubts over the composition of the panel, insisting that its members have been in favour of the three laws in the past. The panel is due to hold its first meeting on 19 January

Farmers Protest Updates: Talks must continue, says MoS Agriculture Parshottam Rupala on meeting scheduled for 15 January
India

Farmers Protest Updates: Talks must continue, says MoS Agriculture Parshottam Rupala on meeting scheduled for 15 January

Farmers Protest Updates: 'It is only through dialogue, a way forward can be found,' Rupala told PTI. Farmers unions have also shown willingness to attend the scheduled ninth round of talks but have insisted on a complete repeal of the agri laws

Protesting farmers burn copies of agri laws; day after meeting Shah, Dushyant Chautala meets Modi
India

Protesting farmers burn copies of agri laws; day after meeting Shah, Dushyant Chautala meets Modi

Farmers also shouted slogans against the BJP-led Centre and slammed the government for not acceding to their demands. They demanded that the new farms laws should be repealed

SC stays implementation of farm laws: Right action but not for the right reasons
India

SC stays implementation of farm laws: Right action but not for the right reasons

It is not strictly within the ambit of the powers of the Supreme Court to be passing orders staying legislations in aid of perception management. Hence, though the result may superficially seem correct, the process of reasoning, or lack thereof, behind the result, renders it anything but.

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

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
India

'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
India

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
India

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
India

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
India

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