farm laws protest]
UPDATED ON MAR 20, 2021 07:13 AM IST
- RSS said that it is not in anyone’s interest for any kind of agitation to be prolonged for a long time
PUBLISHED ON MAR 17, 2021 01:34 AM IST
- The probe was ordered after labour activist Shiv Kumar alleged torture in jail.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 16, 2021 05:00 AM IST
- Making an appeal to farmers upset over the new agri-marketing laws, Singh said any problem can be resolved through talks and the government was ready to hold as many rounds of talks with the farmers.
UPDATED ON MAR 16, 2021 08:28 AM IST
Earlier, on March 2, one of the carriageways had been opened for six hours before being blocked again, as police officers said there was no official order for opening the route.
UPDATED ON FEB 28, 2021 11:46 AM IST
- Gandhi has on several occasions attacked the government over the three farm laws, alleging that they are intended to benefit "handful of PM Modi’s friends".
UPDATED ON FEB 25, 2021 11:33 PM IST
Farmers have camped across Delhi’s border since then demanding a total repeal of the three laws. After 12 rounds of discussions with the Centre, the deadlock still remains. The protests also took a violent turn during a planned rally on January 26 which led to injuries to more than 300 Delhi Police officials.
UPDATED ON FEB 20, 2021 09:49 PM IST
- They have also wanted a legal guarantee over the practice of procurement of yields under the Minimum Support Price (MSP) system.
UPDATED ON FEB 20, 2021 12:04 AM IST
A Delhi court on Friday sent 22-year-old climate activist Disha Ravi to a judicial custody for three days. Ravi was arrested by the Delhi Police on February 13 in connection with the toolkit case. She was earlier sent to five-day police custody, which ended today.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 18, 2021 11:17 AM IST
The railways have stepped up security and deployed 20 additional companies across Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Meenakshi Ray
UPDATED ON FEB 15, 2021 07:07 PM IST
Vij had tweeted in Hindi on Monday, saying that wherever seeds of anti-nationalism are found, they have to be exterminated from the roots.
By HT Correspondent | Written by Meenakshi Ray
PUBLISHED ON FEB 15, 2021 04:45 PM IST
Nitika Jacob has moved an urgent transit anticipatory bail before Bombay High Court. Delhi Police have already arrested Disha Ravi in connection with the toolkit case.
UPDATED ON FEB 13, 2021 06:40 PM IST
- If the farm laws are enforced, then not just the farmers but street vendors and small traders will also suffer losses, Gandhi said.
UPDATED ON FEB 04, 2021 02:09 PM IST
In a video tweeted by Congress’s national convener Sarah Patel before reaching Rampur, Priyanka Gandhi was heard discussing the state of farmers in the country with her colleague.
UPDATED ON FEB 04, 2021 09:27 AM IST
The United States on Wednesday hinted its support to the agricultural legislation.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 03, 2021 11:05 AM IST
The Shiromani Akali Dal leader pointed to the heavy police deployment and barricading at the national capital’s borders and also accused the government of depriving the protesting farmers of food, water, and electricity.
By Neeraj Chauhan
PUBLISHED ON FEB 03, 2021 03:40 AM IST
The ministry of home affairs (MHA), which oversees the policing of the Capital, said that Delhi Police have registered 39 cases between September and December 2020 against the farmers protesting against the new farm laws.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 01, 2021 05:35 AM IST
Took political support for farmers' movement only after democracy was mocked: Rakesh Tikait
UPDATED ON FEB 01, 2021 04:17 AM IST
The FIR was registered against Mandeep Punia by an inspector of the city police, alleging that around 6.30pm on Saturday, a group of protesters tried to remove police barricades and reach the protest site.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Kanishka Sarkar
UPDATED ON JAN 31, 2021 02:50 PM IST
Naresh Tikait's remarks come in the backdrop of 84 arrests made by the Delhi Police in connection with clashes between the protesting farmers and cops.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Deepali Sharma
PUBLISHED ON JAN 29, 2021 02:30 PM IST
The farmers' union leader had earlier tweeted regarding the Delhi government's support to the farmers protesting at the Ghazipur border.
By Zia Haq
PUBLISHED ON JAN 27, 2021 12:27 AM IST
- The chaos and violence have raised questions about the future of the two-month-long agitation of farm unions.
Written by Aditi Prasad
UPDATED ON JAN 26, 2021 10:21 PM IST
It all began when protesting farmers broke their agreement with the Delhi police and started deviating from approved routes and started moving towards central Delhi.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 25, 2021 05:48 AM IST
Traffic on KMP-KGP Expressway will also be impacted and interchanges at Kundli, Assaudha and Badli will not be accessible to traffic movement on these dates.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 21, 2021 04:04 PM IST
Braving cold weather conditions and rain, thousands of farmers, mainly from Punjab, Haryana and western Uttar Pradesh, are protesting at various border points of Delhi for over a month now against the three farm laws.
By HT Correspondent | Written by Kanishka Sarkar
UPDATED ON JAN 20, 2021 01:53 PM IST
"We've said that it is for the police to decide. We are not going to pass the orders. You are the authority to take action," Chief Justice of India SA Bobde told the Centre.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 18, 2021 08:55 PM IST
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By Zia Haq
UPDATED ON JAN 18, 2021 08:30 PM IST
- On January 12, after two days of deliberation, the Supreme Court had suspended the pro-reforms farm laws approved by Parliament in September.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 17, 2021 02:37 PM IST
He reiterated that the government is ready to bring amendments in the laws, and added that laws are enacted for the whole country and many people in the country are happy with the laws.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Kanishka Sarkar
UPDATED ON JAN 12, 2021 10:29 PM IST
The protesting farmers have refused to call off the demonstrations, till the three agricultural legislations are repealed.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 11, 2021 07:22 PM IST
The Supreme Court on Monday heard a clutch of pleas challenging the new farm laws.