Updated : 46 min ago IST
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], September 24 (ANI): Stressing that agriculture bills will double farmers' income, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday said that those are opposing the legislations are "enemies of farmers" as they are misleading them.
Updated : 2 hours ago IST
Chandigarh, (Punjab) [India], September 23 (ANI): The Punjab Youth Congress will organise a statewide '8 Vaje 8 Minute Mashal March' on September 24 to support the Punjab bandh call of farmers agitating against the "anti-farmers" bill passed by BJP-SAD led Narendra Modi government.
Updated : 8 hours, 2 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Narendra Singh Tomar on Wednesday assumed additional charge as the Minister of Food Processing Industries in Panchsheel Bhawan.
Updated : 11 hours, 27 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): Accusing Congress of trying to mislead people over agriculture bills passed by parliament, Union Minister Smriti Irani on Wednesday said that the legislations give farmers the freedom to sell their produce anywhere and ensure timely payment to them.<
Updated : 16 hours, 13 min ago IST
Amritsar (Punjab) [India], September 23 (ANI): Congress leader Navjot Singh Sindhu on Wednesday joined the party's protest in Amritsar in support of farmers who were demonstrating the passage of agricultural reform bills in the parliament.
Updated : 16 hours, 19 min ago IST
Ludhiana (Punjab) [India], September 23 (ANI): Several farmers and Congress workers held a 'tractor protest' at Mullanpur Dakha in Ludhiana on Wednesday against the passage of the agriculture Bills in the Parliament.
Updated : 18 hours, 25 min ago IST
New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): The Opposition parties staged a joint protest over the farm bills at the Parliament premises on Wednesday.
Updated : 21 hours, 28 min ago IST
Chandikhol (Odisha) [India], September 23 (ANI): Thousands of protesting farmers blocked National Highway-15 in Odisha's Chandikhol district, demanding compensation for crop damages caused by floods and the withdrawal of the new farmer's bill.
Updated : 22 hours, 33 min ago IST
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], September 23 (ANI): Madhya Pradesh Minister Narottam Mishra on Tuesday said that the state government will transfer Rs 4,000 into the bank accounts of farmers in two installments under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana (PM-KISAN) scheme.
Updated : 1 day, 10 hours ago IST
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], September 22 (ANI): West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankar on Tuesday said that had West Bengal government taken timely and due steps, over 70 lakh farmers in West Bengal would have been benefited from PM-Kisan Yojana.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], September 22 (ANI): West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankar on Tuesday accused the Mamata Banerjee government of denying the benefit Rs 8,400 crores to 70 lakh farmers in the state by failing to participate in "PM-Kisan Samman Nidhi".
Updated : 1 day, 11 hours ago IST
Madurai (Tamil Nadu) [India], September 22 (ANI): The agriculture-related sector Bills that have been brought by the Central Government will not affect the farmers, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami said on Tuesday.