Mar 20, 2021 10:14 PM IST
The Kisan Mahapanchayat will be held at Anaj Mandi, Bagha Purana and Moga.
- Mar 10, 2021 08:47 PM IST
"We will observe a complete Bharat bandh on March 26, when our protest against the three farm laws completes four months. The peaceful bandh will remain effective from morning till evening," farmer leader Buta Singh Burjgill said.
- Feb 15, 2021 08:07 PM IST
Scores of people demonstrated in Bengaluru and Mumbai on February 15 after climate change activist Disha Ravi was arrested for circulating 'toolkit' on social media supporting months of massive protests by farmers.
- Feb 11, 2021 03:18 PM IST
It is strange that the current Congress leadership should decry the role of corporates when its own government in 1991 made the economy leapfrog, thanks to decisive liberalisation measures that unshackled entrepreneurs
- Feb 11, 2021 12:20 PM IST
The government no longer thinks it’s necessary to camouflage reforms. That is a momentous change
- Feb 10, 2021 05:04 PM IST
Azadpur Mandi is an ideal reflection of socialist and secular society.
- Feb 08, 2021 02:58 PM IST
Prime Minister defends farm reforms, says India can achieve great things if it comes together as one
- Feb 06, 2021 04:21 PM IST
Several rounds of talks between farmers with the government have failed to produce any breakthroughs. The farmers say the laws will leave them poorer and at the mercy of corporations. Their action is a major challenge to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
- Feb 06, 2021 11:09 AM IST
Police are also using drone cameras to keep a tight vigil at protest sites. Multilayered barricades, barbed wires and nail-studded roads at the protest sites are also part of the precautionary measures taken by the police force.
- Jan 29, 2021 08:34 AM IST
Mass movements are known to go off course because of the inability of its authors to always be in control of circumstances and forces at play
- Jan 27, 2021 12:56 PM IST
If the government’s strategy is to tire the farmers into returning their homes, it seems to have underestimated the trust deficit between itself and the protesting farmers
- Jan 27, 2021 12:12 PM IST
Parliamentary democracy cannot be held hostage by violent interest groups working to protect their oppressive social and political power at expense of the masses
- Jan 23, 2021 08:57 PM IST
Farmers say the legislation passed by Parliament in September will lead to the cartelisation and commercialisation of agriculture, make farmers vulnerable to corporate greed and devastate their earnings.
- Jan 17, 2021 03:54 PM IST
The three farm laws will help farmers in increasing their income and they can now sell their produce anywhere in the country and the world, Shah has said.
- Jan 13, 2021 04:23 PM IST
The Supreme Court has a well-defined role under the Indian Constitution. Its excursions beyond those boundaries have far-reaching, and counter-productive, consequences
- Jan 13, 2021 03:12 PM IST
Why is the apex court taking upon itself the burden not cast on it by the Constitution? Even if the court is moved by the plight of the farmers, it could exhort them to abjure their obstinacy in taking to the streets with alacrity
- Jan 11, 2021 07:40 AM IST
Farmers' Protest News Highlights: The 'Delhi Chalo' farmers' agitation has entered the 47th day. The Supreme Court Monday pulled up the Centre for its handling of the farmers protest against the new farm laws saying it is extremely disappointed with the way negotiations between them were going.
- Jan 08, 2021 07:31 AM IST
Farmers' Protest Highlights: The 'Delhi Chalo' farmers' agitation has entered the 44th day. The latest round of talks to be held at Vigyan Bhavan at 2 pm today is crucial as the previous meeting on January 4 remained inconclusive with both sides sticking to their positions.
- Jan 07, 2021 07:39 AM IST
Farmers' Protest Highlights: The 'Delhi Chalo' farmers' agitation has entered the 43rd day. Sanyuta Kisan Morcha, an umbrella body of 40 farmers' unions, has called a tractor rally against agri reform laws.
- Jan 04, 2021 02:49 PM IST
Pai has observed that the trend of increasing violence does not bode well for businesses, as the cost of doing business in India is more of an issue than ease of doing business.
- Jan 01, 2021 07:34 AM IST
Farmers' Protest Highlights: The 'Delhi Chalo' farmers' protest at border points of New Delhi has entered the 37th day today. Discussions on the three farm laws and MSP is set to continue in the next round of talks on January 4.
- Dec 31, 2020 12:40 PM IST
It’s a simple fact that for faster growth and an improvement in incomes, we need non-farm manufacturing jobs to grow in India, including Punjab. Agriculture can support only so many people and we need to move workers to better productive sectors
- Dec 31, 2020 08:35 AM IST
The Punjab vandalism coupled with the hooliganism at the Apple factory at Kolar send a wrong message to global entrepreneurs who wish to be part of India’s growth story. It shows that the Indian state is incapable of safeguarding private property
- Dec 31, 2020 07:30 AM IST
Farmers' Protest Highlights: The 'Delhi Chalo' farmers' protest at border points of New Delhi has entered the 36th day today. Discussions on the three farm laws and MSP is set to continue in the next round of talks on January 4.
- Dec 30, 2020 08:35 AM IST
The first thing economic growth requires is trust, stability and law and order. If India continues on the path of political opportunism and populism pandering to one set of private producers' unjust demands, it is doomed to be trapped forever in the low-income category