Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Gurpreet Singh Nibber
UPDATED ON OCT 13, 2020 12:03 PM IST
Agriculture ministry sent a second invite to farmers of Punjab for talks on October 14; two major farmer bodies, namely Bharti Kisan Union (Ekta-Ugrahan) and BKU (Dakounda), have accepted the invite, while Majha-based Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh has decided to skip the meeting
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Abraham Thomas
UPDATED ON OCT 12, 2020 01:26 PM IST
Four petitions were listed before the court on the issue of passage of farm bills by Parliament. The notice was issued on a petition filed by Rakesh Vaishnav, who represents Chhattisgarh Kisan Congress.
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 29, 2020 02:07 PM IST
The three alliance partners of the coalition, Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi, will hold a coordination meeting soon to decide the government’s stand on the farm bills opposed by the Congress and NCP
Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar | By Debabrata Mohanty
PUBLISHED ON SEP 29, 2020 08:12 AM IST
The Biju Janata Dal surprised many when it opposed the two farm bills -- the Farmers Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Felicitation) Bill, 2020, and the Farmers’ (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Bill, 2020 -- in the Rajya Sabha.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2020 07:51 PM IST
The opposition party is citing the BJP government’s move in 2015 when it asked party-ruled states to bring their own laws to override the land acquisition act of 2013 passed during the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) tenure for boosting infrastructure development.
Hindustan Times, Khatkar Kalan | By Gagandeep Singh
PUBLISHED ON SEP 28, 2020 03:22 PM IST
Chief minister says will request Congress leader Rahul Gandhi to join farmers’ protest and build pressure on the BJP-led Centre