Madhya Pradesh farmers' stir: Mandsaur has slipped from national consciousness, but sons of soil aren't giving up
In all the brouhaha over the GST and the impending presidential election, the Mandsaur farmers' strike may have slipped from the national consciousness, but the farmers haven't forgotten.
Madhya Pradesh farmers' strike: Warrant issued against Congress MLA Shakuntala Khatik for inciting violence
An arrest warrant has been issues against Shakuntala Khatik for inciting protesters to burn down a local police station during the farmers' agitation in Madhya Pradesh
Former Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Hooda alleged that the "anti-farmer" policies of the BJP-led central government were responsible for the farmer suicides in the country
Recalling the contribution of journalists to the Indian freedom struggle, Hamid Ansari said democracy needs free press and the same goes for society as well
Patidar leader Hardik Patel will arrive in Mandsaur, the epicentre of the farmers' stir in Madhya Pradesh, with his supporters to meet the agitating cultivators
Farmers restricted milk, grain and vegetable supply in several districts of Rajasthan in support of a 'bandh' to express support for their counterparts in Madhya Pradesh
A photo of an 80-year old woman being beaten up by cops in the farmers' protest in Madhya Pradesh went viral on Twitter on Saturday
Swaraj India chief Yogendra Yadav and social activists Medha Patkar and Swami Agnivesh were detained after they tried to enter Mandsaur.
Farmers were not the Central government's priority, BKS National Secretary Mohini Mohan Mishra said, demanding that they are given higher prices for farm produce
A delegation of social activists and farmer leaders will visit the families of the farmers on Sunday, who died in police firing in Madhya Pradesh's Mandsaur.
Congress termed the fast by Shivraj Singh Chouhan amid farmers unrest in the state, as a "pretence" and asked him to prepare for his "political exile"
Madhya Pradesh farmers' strike: Inside Mandsaur disturbance lies history of political doles, opium addiction
The decades-long culture of giving out doles has devastated the lives, livelihoods, and moral standards of farmers in Madhya Pradesh and other states across India. And reform will occur with a change in the narrative, which is currently focussed on politicisation rather than problem-solving.
After Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu braces for farmers' strike as cultivators resume protest in Chennai
Tamil Nadu farmers on Friday launched an "indefinite" protest in Chennai pressing for their charter of demands including comprehensive drought relief.
Madhya Pradesh farmers' strike: Looming crisis should be a lesson for BJP; election rhetoric can backfire
It is a miracle that farmers in India still continue to grow crops when it is clear that it ultimately leads to their ruin and, sometimes, even their death.