Farmers' protest: Union leaders threaten to walk out of fifth round of talks, ministers convince them to continue
While the deadlock on repealing the three farm laws continued, the government Saturday offered to take back cases filed against farmers for stubble burning, as also the cases filed against some farmer activists
Second Centre-farmers' talks inconclusive; MSP assurance fails as unions demand complete rollback of three laws
Protests against the Centre's new farm laws have also gained momentum in Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh as farmer organisations blocked roads and held demonstrations and rallies in solidarity with those gathered at Delhi's borders as part of their 'Delhi Chalo' march
On Monday, the farmers had said that they have come to the National Capital for a 'decisive battle' and urged Narendra Modi to listen to their 'mann ki baat'
Centre calls farmers for talks at 3 pm today; PM accuses Opposition of spreading lies about new agri laws
The Ministry of Agriculture said that meeting with farmer leaders that had been originally scheduled for 3 December had been advanced to 1 December in view of 'the cold and COVID-19'
Centre invites Punjab farmers’ unions for 2nd round of discussions on differences over new agriculture laws
The 3 December meeting comes after farmers’ leaders laid a condition for a ministerial meeting while calling off their 'rail roko' agitation in Punjab
Opponents of the Agriculture Bills see them as an attempt to dilute the public procurement system and say they could lead to exploitation of farmers by private companies
Centre introduces farm ordinances amid criticism from Opposition, claims laws will enable 'barrier-free' trade of produce
Opposing the ordinances in the Lower House, the Congress pointed out that farmers of Punjab and Haryana have protested against the Bills
Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar says 117 more mandis join eNAM platform; total number reaches 962 across India
Integration of APMC mandis with eNAM will strengthen and facilitate farmers to sell their harvested produce through the online portal, he said.
Farm growth not to be impacted much this fiscal due to coronavirus lockdown, says Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar
The country's farm sector is functioning smoothly despite COVID-19 lockdown and there will not be much impact on its growth in the current fiscal unlike other sectors, Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said on Wednesday
ICAR said it will assist PBRI in technology demonstration, capacity building, seed production for scaling up popular varieties developed by ICAR
Centre appeals to West Bengal govt to join PM-Kisan scheme; '70 lakh farmers in state can benefit,' says Union minister Narendra Singh Tomar
Barring West Bengal, all other states and union territories are implementing the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi
India on track to become self-sufficient in pulses production: Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar
India, the world's largest consumer and importer of pulses, is on track to become self-sufficient in production of the protein-rich commodity and will further boost the output to meet global demand, Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said on Monday
Centre disburses Rs 36,000 cr to farmers under PM-KISAN scheme: Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar
Since PM-KISAN is an ongoing scheme and beneficiaries are added continuously, it is not possible to give an estimate of the expenditure till 2022, the minister said.
Post-monsoon showers damage crops in Maharashtra’s Akola; farmers demand compensation under Centre's crop insurance scheme
This has raised the demand for declaring wet drought in the Vidarbha region and compensation for farmers under the Centre's crop insurance scheme
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Centre constitutes GoM on development, social issues in J&K and Ladakh; Ravi Shankar Prasad, Jitendra Singh among members, say sources
GoM will look into issues concerning Jammu and Kashmir after abrogation of Article 370
Rahul Gandhi writes letter to Narendra Singh Tomar, Harsh Vardhan and Nitin Gadkari; seeks help to rehabilitate flood-hit Wayanad
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has written letters to Union ministers Narendra Singh Tomar, Harsh Vardhan and Nitin Gadkari seeking help to rehabilitate flood-hit Wayanad.
Amit Shah holds meet with CMs of Naxal-affected states, says Centre committed to uproot Left-Wing Extremism
The Centre and the Naxalism-affected states on Monday resolved to jointly fight the Left Wing Extremism, with Home Minister Amit Shah declaring that the Maoists are against the idea of democracy.
Amit Shah assigns responsibilities to BJP leaders for Assembly polls; Bhupender Yadav made in-charge of Maharashtra, Om Mathur gets Jharkhand
BJP president Amit Shah held a meeting with senior party leaders, including Union ministers, on Tuesday and assigned to them key responsibilities for assembly polls in four states
The deficit in southwest monsoon has narrowed and the sowing of summer (Kharif) crops is progressing well across the country, Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said on Friday