Mar 10, 2021 08:52 AM IST
The BJP has 40 seats in the 90-member Haryana assembly. It also has the support of 10 JJP MLAs and five independent legislators. The Congress has 31 seats. Two seats in the assembly are vacant. The majority mark stands at 45.
- Feb 04, 2021 03:14 PM IST
This follows a rampage the actress made on the site, discussing a tweet made by international pop-sensation and businesswoman Rihanna on the ongoing farmer protests.
- Feb 03, 2021 06:35 PM IST
Images of the barricades put up at Delhi's borders were widely shared on social media, with many comparing them to heavily militarised border fences. Iron nails were embedded along the main highways to stop protesting farmers from crossing Ghazipur, Tikri and Singhu borders. Cemented barricades were wrapped with coils of barbed wires as security forces guarded what looked like a security fortress.
- Jan 27, 2021 05:11 PM IST
The FIR has been registered against 2,000 to 2,200 people moving on 350 to 400 tractors, who became violent with police officers, broke barricades and containers, and blocked the National Highway between 11.30 am and 12 pm near Softa village in Gadpuri, police said.
- Jan 23, 2021 07:09 PM IST
The Delhi Police has assigned the farmers a 60-km stretch to hold their tractor parade and agreed to remove their barricades from Singhu and Tikri borders too.
- Jan 22, 2021 05:33 PM IST
While the government said it had nothing better to offer than staying the implementation of farm laws, farmer union leaders were adamant on their demand of the complete repeal of agri reforms. No dates for a new meeting have been announced.
- Jan 22, 2021 08:33 AM IST
The umbrella body of farm unions on January 21 rejected the government's proposal of putting the implementation of farm laws on hold for 18 months and reiterated that nothing less than repeal of the three farm laws is acceptable to the protesting farmers
- Dec 30, 2020 06:35 PM IST
Congress’s Nikhil Madaan has won Sonipat by a margin of nearly 14,000 votes. The Congress party said that the BJP has lost due to anger against the farm laws
- Dec 20, 2020 05:00 PM IST
Thanjavur (TN), Dec 20 Union Minister VK Singh on Sunday said the on going protests by farmers against the three Central farm laws was "more polit..
- Dec 13, 2020 11:02 AM IST
In the last two decades, farming in Punjab has become increasingly unremunerative and with hardly any other industry in the state, there are no jobs for the young, who face a bleak and hopeless future. Agricultural reforms, with the right motive and intention, are the crying need of the state.
- Dec 13, 2020 08:18 AM IST
The Indian Embassy condemned the mischievous act by hooligans masquerading as protesters.
- Dec 12, 2020 12:41 PM IST
On his Twitter handle Yuvraj Singh wrote, "Birthdays are an opportunity to fulfil a wish or desire and this birthday, rather than celebrating, I only wish and pray for a swift resolution of the ongoing talks between our farmers and our government".