Repeal of farm laws: Focus shifts to MSP; farmers to hold key meet on stir’s future | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Centre may have announced its decision to repeal the three contentious farm laws but the protesters agitating against the legislation for months are unwilling to call off the movement just yet. Chorus is now building up among the agitating farmer unions as well as opposition parties to pressurise Centre into bringing in …

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No change in stance on alliance with BJP: Sukhbir | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) chief Sukhbir Singh Badal on Friday rejected any possibility of allying with the BJP in the assembly polls next year, even after the repeal of the three contentious farm laws. “700 farmers have died. We tried to convince the PM in Parliament that the three farm laws are not …

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gehlot: Victory of democracy: Gehlot on repeal of three farm laws | India News – Times of India

JAIPUR: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Friday said that the announcement of repealing the three farm laws is a victory of democracy and “defeat” of the arrogance of the Centre. Gehlot claimed that the Modi government has taken this decision out of panic in view of the upcoming assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh. He …

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modi: We have decided to repeal three farm laws: PM Modi | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday announced that the government has decided to repeal the three farm laws, which were at the centre of protests by farmers for the past year. Addressing the nation on the occasion of Guru Nanak Jayanti, the prime minister said the three laws were for the benefit of …

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‘Fashion to blame farmers’: SC pulls up Delhi govt over air pollution crisis | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Saturday came down heavily on the Centre and Delhi government over the pollution issue in the national capital and said that blaming the farmers for poor air quality has “become a fashion”. The apex court was hearing a plea filed by environmental activist Aditya Dubey and law student Aman …

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farmers: 500 farmers to march towards Parliament in tractor trolleys during Winter Session from November 29 | India News – Times of India

BATHINDA: Aiming to take on the central government again, Sanyukt Kisan Morcha has decided to take out peaceful protest marches every day towards Parliament during the upcoming winter session. A group of 500 farmers will daily march towards Parliament in tractor trolleys from November 29, when the winter session of Parliament commences. The protest marches …

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kisan morcha: SKM announces daily tractor march to Parliament during Winter Session | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Samyuta Kisan Morcha on Tuesday announced that a group of 500 farmers will participate in a peaceful tractor march to Parliament every day, during the upcoming Winter session starting November 29. Samyukta Kisan Morcha is an umbrella body of 40 farmer unions, which has been spearheading the ongoing protests against Centre’s three farm …

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dap: Unable to get fertiliser, farmer kills self in MP | India News – Times of India

BHOPAL: Amid an acute fertiliser shortage in MP, a farmer died by suicide in Ashoknagar and another tried to kill herself in Chhatarpur district on Thursday, apparently because they were not able to get DAP, a fertiliser needed for sowing rabi crops like wheat, mustard and gram. Farmers have been facing a crisis of DAP …

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tharoor: Congress vaxcillates: As Tharoor lauds govt, Khera says ‘insult to victims’ | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Senior Congress functionary Shashi Tharoor on Thursday said credit should be given to the government for achieving the 100-crore Covid vaccine dose landmark in the country, drawing a sharp response from party colleague Pawan Khera, who asserted that giving credit is an “insult” to millions of families that “suffered due to the mismanagement” …

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skm: Samyukt Kisan Morcha to hold ‘rail roko’ today to seek Teni’s arrest, ouster | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) on Sunday said ‘rail roko’ protests will be held across the country on October 18 to demand the dismissal and arrest of Union minister Ajay Mishra Teni in connection with the Lakhimpur Kheri incident. In a statement, the umbrella body of farmer unions spearheading the farmers’ agitation against …

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