SAD-BJP ties break; Akali Dal quits the NDA saying farmer bills are anti-Punjab and anti-farmer
SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal said the SAD will continue to stand by its core principles of peace, communal harmony and guard the interest of Punjab and Punjabi in general, and Sikhs and farmers in particular. He said the decision has been taken in consultation with the people of Punjab, especially party workers and farmers.
Central government betrayed farmers: Sachin Pilot
Former Rajasthan deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot asserted that BJP's promise to double t...
Farmer bills throwing up divisions in the Chautala family over the ‘farmer leader’ legacy
Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) leader and Devi Lal’s grandson, Abhay Singh Chautala told ET that his elder brother Ajay Chautala was “abusing Devi Lal’s legacy” by not getting his party –– the Jannayak Janta Party (JJP) –– to withdraw support from the BJP government in Haryana.
Ruckus in Rajya Sabha: 'Anti-farmer opposition' tried to obstruct liberation of farmers, says JP Nadda
Rajya Sabha on Sunday witnessed uproarious scenes when some opposition members led by the TMC climbed on to the chairman's podium as the gov...
Farmers protest against farm bills in Haryana
The farmers started to gather at various places in the state amid elaborate security arrangements which have been made to ensure that the event passes off smoothly.
Agri Bills will help enhance farmers' earnings: Union minister
Without naming the Congress, the Union minister of state for agriculture and farmers welfare hit out at it and said the party had promised similar steps in its election manifesto but was now opposing the Bills.
Watch: Farmers protest bare-chested in Amritsar against farm bills
A group of farmers, who squatted on a railway track in Punjab's Amritsar, went shirtless on Saturday in protest against the three agri-marke...
Rahul Gandhi urges people to raise voice in support of farmers
The Congress launched a 'Speak up for farmers' campaign on social media protesting the farm bills, with Rahul Gandhi urging people to raise their voice against what he described was the Narendra Modi government's "exploitation" of farmers.
Farm bills trigger a contest among Punjab parties to woo farmers
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which had collapsed in Punjab after a spectacular debut, is hoping for a revival and its state chief Bhagwant Mann told ET that farmers are again looking at AAP. By introducing the bills that it insists will usher in farm reforms, the BJP finds itself completely isolated in Punjab.
Educate farmers on farm bills’ benefits: Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Addressing BJP leaders and workers on the birth anniversary of party's ideologue Deendayal Upadhyay, Modi asked them to reach out to farmers on the ground and inform them about details and benefits of the new agriculture reforms and how these will empower them.
Bharat Bandh: Farmers begin protest in Punjab, Haryana over farm bills
Farmers on Friday began their protest as part of the 'Punjab Bandh' call against the contentious farm bills that were recently passed in the...
Farmers begin protest in Punjab, Haryana over contentious farm bills
As many as 31 farmer organisations, under ageis of the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) have joined hands for the complete shutdown of Punjab.
Bharat Bandh: Punjab CM appeals to farmers to maintain law and order
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday, appealed to the farmers to strictly maintain law and order, and adhere to all COV...