Updated : 8 hours, 16 min ago IST
Fardikot (Punjab) [India], Dec 8 (ANI): A farmer allegedly committed suicide after consuming poison on Saturday at the site of the protest, organised under the banner of the Bharatiya Kisan Unions, Ekta and Sidhupur, demanding the cancellation of stubble burning cases.
Updated : 6 days, 11 hours ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Dec 2 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has sought replies from Superintendents of Police (SPs) of 26 districts of the state in connection with the incidents of stubble burning from October 1 to November 25 in 2018 and 2019.
Updated : 1 week, 2 days ago IST
Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], Nov 28 (ANI): The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), Punjab, has demanded immediate withdrawal of cases registered against the farmers in the state for burning of crop residue.
Updated : 1 week, 6 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 25 (ANI): Around 1,000 FIRs and a fine of around Rs 1 crore has been imposed against stubble burning, Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary on Monday informed Supreme Court.
New Delhi [India], Nov 25 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday pulled up the governments of Punjab and Haryana for failing to take steps against stubble burning.
Updated : 2 weeks ago IST
Ludhiana (Punjab) [India], Nov 23 (ANI): Farmers continued to burn stubble near the Ludhiana highway in Punjab on Saturday.
Updated : 2 weeks, 2 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 21 (ANI): At a time when Delhi Chief Minister and AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal is blaming stubble burning in Punjab and Haryana for air pollution in the national capital, party MP from Punjab, Bhagwant Mann on Thursday defended the farmers over the practice.
Updated : 2 weeks, 3 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 21 (ANI): BJP leader Vijay Goel on Thursday accused the Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP government in Delhi of not taking enough measures to address air pollution in the national capital over the last five years.
New Delhi [India], Nov 21 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MP Bhagwat Mann on Wednesday hit out at the Centre, stating that government praises the farmers for growth in paddy production and later punishes them for stubble burning.
Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Nov 21 (ANI): In a drive to contain stubble burning amid worsening levels of air pollution, Bareilly administration has registered 81 FIR's against the erring farmers indulging in the prohibited practice.
New Delhi [India], Nov 21 (ANI): The air quality in Delhi and its adjoining areas such as Gurugram, Noida, Ghaziabad and Faridabad again plunged to 'very poor' category on Thursday and is expected to fall into 'severe' category by tomorrow, said System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting
Updated : 2 weeks, 4 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 20 (ANI): Delhi BJP chief and party MP Manoj Tiwari said Delhi government should have spent Rs 50 crore to buy stubble from farmers in the National Capital Region (NCR) to help tackle deteriorating air quality but instead it has provided a budget of Rs 200 crore for