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Updated : 1 week, 6 days ago IST
Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], August 3 (ANI): Congress MLA Rohit Thakur has alleged that the Centre and state governments have failed to fulfil the promises made to farmers to double their income and that apple growers were facing "an unprecedented hike in the packaging cost".
Updated : 2 weeks, 1 day ago IST
Amritsar (Punjab) [India], July 31 (ANI): Farmers across Punjab are holding a four-hour 'rail roko' protest from 11 am to 3 pm on Sunday in response to a call given for a nationwide protest by the Samyukt Kisan Morcha(SKM), an umbrella group comprising around 40 farm organisations, primar
Updated : 1 month, 1 week ago IST
The Hague [Netherlands], July 6 (ANI/Xinhua): Dutch police fired warning shots at a farmers' protest near Heerenveen in the northern province of Friesland on Tuesday evening.
Updated : 2 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], May 22 (ANI): Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao on Sunday hit out at the Centre on the issue of farmers alleging that it asked the state government to impose electricity bills on farmers who are being given free electricity in the state.
Updated : 2 months, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 18 (ANI): Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann will meet Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday in New Delhi, according to the Chief Minister's Office.
Mohali (Punjab) [India], May 18 (ANI): As the farmers' agitation near the Chandigarh-Mohali border continued on Wednesday over various demands including a bonus on wheat, Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann called the protest unwarranted and undesirable.
Updated : 3 months ago IST
Chandigarh [India], May 18 (ANI): Farmers from Punjab sat on a protest near the Chandigarh-Mohali border today after being stopped from heading to the state's capital to raise various demands, including a bonus on wheat, with the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government.
Updated : 3 months, 1 week ago IST
Nizamabad (Telangana) [India], May 8 (ANI): Farmers dumped turmeric produce in front of BJP MP Dharmapuri Arvind's residence in Perkit village in Armoor in Nizamabad district.
Updated : 5 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Punjab [Pakistan], February 26 (ANI): Many farmers in Gujrat city of Pakistan's Punjab province have lodged a strong protest on Friday saying that the government is trying to "snatch" their fertile lands for industrial purposes.
Updated : 5 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], February 24 (ANI): Delhi Police commissioner Rakesh Asthana on Thursday said that police have written to Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal requesting withdrawal of 17 cases registered during farmers' protest.
Updated : 5 months, 4 weeks ago IST
Islamabad [Pakistan], February 17 (ANI): Farm distress is on the rise in Pakistan with various groups staging protests in multiple cities as the Imran Khan government has withdrawn all tax exemptions and imposed fresh taxes to fulfill International Monetary Fund's demand to receive the loan,
Updated : 6 months ago IST
Sonipat (Haryana) [India], February 16 (ANI): Actor Deep Sidhu died during treatment after the road accident and a woman, who was in the car accompanying him, is presently undergoing treatment and is out of danger, said Superintendent of Police (SP) Sonipat, Rahul Sharma.