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Mar 06, 2019
Protesting farmers lift blockade from Delhi-Amritsar railway tracks after court directs Punjab govt to look into demandsFarmers squatting on the Amritsar-Delhi rail tracks called off their agitation following the intervention of the high court, which asked the state government to look into their demands
Nov 22, 2018
Maharashtra farmers' agitation: State worst performer in irrigation; policymakers deserve to be put on trialThe agitation leaders have made more demands of the type that will harm farmers, and less of the type that will protect farmers in the years to come
Oct 23, 2018
Amid protests in Delhi, Congress farmers' cell chief Nana Patole says party will announce agriculture vision plan in January 2019In an interview, Congress leader Nana Patole highlighted problems with the BJP government's policies for farmers and said his party is planning a massive farmers' rally in January 2019.
Oct 03, 2018
Kisan Kranti Yatra: Low income major cause of agrarian distress, but is higher MSP solution to farmers' woes?The low income and income disparity are a major cause of the agrarian distress, leading to farmers’ suicides and youngsters leaving farming.
Sep 05, 2018
Kisan-Mazdoor Rally in Delhi LIVE updates: Red flags cover road in capital as thousands march to Parliament StreetKisan-Mazdoor Rally in Delhi LIVE updates: The farmers and labourers are marching in protest in Delhi against government's labour laws. They demand that all workers should be given a minimum wage of at least Rs 18,000 per month
Jun 01, 2018
Mandsaur farmers' protests updates: Medha Patkar reaches Sehore to support farmers, hold rallyFarmers protest in Madhya Pradesh has started with state government claiming to have made 'appropriate security arrangements'. Mandsaur remains hotbed of all political activities where five farmers were killed in police firing last year today.
Mar 12, 2018
Agitating Maharashtra farmers reach Azad Maidan after overnight march; to encircle Assembly building todayAs protesting farmers in Maharashtra reach Mumbai, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has called a meeting of officials on Monday to address the issue.
Mar 11, 2018
Maharashtra farmers' march: RSS says government needs to change agrarian policy, find practical solutionsFarmers' problems should be understood sensitively and practical solutions found for them, the RSS said on Sunday.
Jul 20, 2017
Tamil Nadu farmers beat themselves with chappals to protest MLAs' 'shameless' salary hikeTamil Nadu farmers demanding loan waiver and drought relief package beat themselves with flip-flops to protest salary hikes MLAs have given themselves
Jul 19, 2017
Madhya Pradesh to introduce 'clear-cut' compensation policy for victims of grave incidentsThe Madhya Pradesh government declared that it would come out with a "clear-cut" compensation policy for the victims, who lose their lives in the incidents of serious nature.