Farmer Bill-2020

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Farmer protests: Ninth round of talks ends, next meet on 19 Jan; govt urges unions to form informal grouping
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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 They demanded that the new farms laws should be repealed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
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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
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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
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'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
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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
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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: 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' Protest: Rajasthan protesters clash with Haryana Police near border; Kerala passes resolution against farm laws
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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
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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

Farmers' Protest Updates: Consensus on 2 out of 4 issues reached between both sides, says Tomar; next meeting on 4 Jan
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Farmers' Protest Updates: Consensus on 2 out of 4 issues reached between both sides, says Tomar; next meeting on 4 Jan

Farmers' Protest Updates: The Centre, during its meeting with the farmers’ unions on Wednesday, offered to set up a committee to deliberate on their demands related to the agricultural laws

Farmers take hard line with Centre on MSP, repeal of laws day before talks; Tomar, Goyal meet Amit Shah
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Farmers take hard line with Centre on MSP, repeal of laws day before talks; Tomar, Goyal meet Amit Shah

Various organisations affiliated to the Left parties, meanwhile, marched to Raj Bhavan in Bihar’s Capital Patna on Tuesday, demanding the scrapping of the agriculture 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: Congress delegation meets Kovind, seeks withdrawal of farm laws; Centre invites farmers again for talks
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Farmers' Protest Updates: Congress delegation meets Kovind, seeks withdrawal of farm laws; Centre invites farmers again for talks

Farmers Protest LIVE Updates: Rahul Gandhi, with Ghulam Nabi Azad and Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, met President Kovind today and handed over a memorandum signed by 2 crore farmers seeking withdrawal of the three legislations

Centre invites groups for talks, but says MSP off table; Modi to release Rs 18,000 cr for 9 cr farmers in mega event
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Centre invites groups for talks, but says MSP off table; Modi to release Rs 18,000 cr for 9 cr farmers in mega event

Meanwhile, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra and Congress MPs staged a protest outside the party's headquarters after they were stopped from marching to Rashtrapati Bhawan, and were later detained by the Delhi Police

PM Modi to address farmers on 25 Dec; Centre should come with 'open mind' for talks, say protesters
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PM Modi to address farmers on 25 Dec; Centre should come with 'open mind' for talks, say protesters

Farmers’ unions on Wednesday demanded that the Centre come up with a concrete proposal in writing to resolve the deadlock over the agricultural laws and not repeal “meaningless amendments” that they have already rejected

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