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J&K fish farmer loses lakhs after his farm was poisoned

Srinagar, April 14 | In an act of enmity in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district, miscreants caused a loss of lakhs of rupees to...

Tiger mauls farmer to death in Dudwa Reserve

Lakhimpur Kheri (Uttar Pradesh), April 12 | A 45-year-old farmer has been mauled to death by a tiger inside the buffer forests of the...

Black rice farmer in Andhra hopeful of bumper harvest

Vissakoderu (Andhra Pradesh), April 8 | In what could be a trailblazer, a local farmer from Vissakoderu village in Andhra Pradesh's West Godavari district...

Drone movement from Pak spiked amid farmer protests: Punjab CM

Chandigarh, March 18 | Taking serious note of the perceptible increase in drone movement from across the international border since the farmers' protests started...

Kisan Cong demands Rs 1 cr per farmer death in stir

New Delhi, March 10 | Hundreds of Kisan Congress activists on Wednesday marched at the heart of the capital in solidarity with agitating farmers...

Haryana farmer commits suicide at Delhi border

Chandigarh, March 7 | A 55-year-old farmer from Haryana committed suicide at the Tikri-Bahadurgarh border on Sunday, police said.According to the police, the victim,...

Assam farmer gets over 3 years’ jail for wild elephant’s death

Guwahati, March 6 | An Assam court has sentenced a farmer to 39 months in jail and a fine of Rs 10,000 for the...

Death not due to gunshot, police on farmer’s death during tractor...

New Delhi, Feb 27 | The Delhi Police on Friday informed the high court that the death of a farmer whose tractor overturned during...

New farmer protest under UP Kisan Mazdoor Morcha banner

Lucknow, Feb 24 | Farmer leader V.M. Singh, who had withdrawn from the ongoing farmers' agitation last month, has returned to protest against the...

Farmer leader Chaduni clears the air about ‘taking police personnel hostage’...

New Delhi, Feb 23 | Bharatiya Kissan Union leader Gurnam Singh Chaduni has clarified his statement about farmers taking police personnel hostage. "The police...

UP farmer destroys crop in support of agitation

Bijnor (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 21 | In a shocking incident, a farmer in Bijnor district destroyed his standing wheat crop on his six-bigha farmland...

Farmer leaders to bring down language barriers with subtitles

New Delhi, Feb 20 | Farmers are leaving no stone unturned in intensifying the farmers stir. That is why they want to disseminate their...

US farmer groups deliver a solidary statement to Indian farmers

Minneapolis, Feb 20 | Eighty seven farmer organisations and allied agroecology, farm and food justice groups in the United States delivered a solidarity statement...

UP farmer counters Priyanka’s claim

Lucknow, Feb 18 | In a major embarrassment for the Congress party, Alok Mishra, a farmer from Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri, has rubbished party...

Farmer leaders: Suspend Haryana ministers Vij and Dalal

New Delhi, Feb 16 | Farm leaders from Haryana are demanding that state ministers J.P. Dalal and Anil Vij must be immediately dismissed....

Farmer commits suicide over inflated power bill in UP

Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 15 | A 50-year-old farmer committed suicide allegedly after he was handed an inflated electricity bill of Rs 1.5 lakh...

Delhi HC seeks status report on farmer’s death during tractor rally

New Delhi, Feb 11 | The Delhi High Court on Thursday sought a status report from the city police on a petition seeking court-monitored...

Farmer protests will go on indefinitely: Rakesh Tikait

New Delhi, Feb 10 | BKU leader Rakesh Tikait has said that the farmer protests would go on indefinitely if the government didn't take...

YouTube cracks down on music videos related to farmer protests

New Delhi, Feb 10 | Google-owned YouTube on Tuesday blocked a music video by famous Punjabi singer Kanwar Grewal titled 'Ailaan' that was related...

Rhino kills farmer in Kaziranga National Park

Guwahati, Feb 8 | A farmer was killed when a rhino from the Kaziranga National Park attacked him in Assam's Golaghat district on Monday,...

U’khand disaster: Farmer leaders appeal to farmers for relief work

Ghazipur Border, Feb 8 | The farmer leaders protesting at the borders of Delhi against the agricultural laws have appealed to the farmers to...

‘Farmer’s agitation against 3 new laws limited to certain area’

Gwalior, Feb 7 | Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Sunday said that the farmers agitation against the Centre's three new farm legislations...

BJP’s worries rising due to prolonged farmer protest

By Vivek TripathiLucknow, Feb 6 | The worries of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Uttar Pradesh have started to increase due to the...

Wife, brother of dead farmer booked by UP Police

Pilibhit (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 5 | The wife and brother of a farmer, who went missing and was later found dead in Delhi, have...

Priyanka meets family of deceased farmer in UP

Rampur (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 4 | Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Thursday, met the family of the deceased...

Body of missing UP farmer found in Delhi hospital

Pilibhit (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 4 | The body of a 31-year-old Pilibhit farmer, who was missing for the past nine days, has been traced...

Govt warns Twitter over non-removal of accounts talking of ‘farmer genocide’

New Delhi, Feb 3 | The Indian government has sent a notice to Twitter, warning the social media platform of penal action over non-compliance...

Tikait, farmer leaders fall as stage collapses

Jind (Haryana), Feb 3 | BKU leader Rakesh Tikait and other farmer union leaders at the Kisan Mahapanchayat in a village in Haryana's Jind...

UP farmer develops new variety of guava in mango belt

Lucknow, Jan 28 | Malihabad, on the outskirts of Lucknow, is a famous mango belt, known for its Dussehri varieties of mangoes. The area...

Delhi Police issues lookout circular against farmer leaders

New Delhi, Jan 28 | The Delhi Police have issued a lookout circular against the farmer leaders named in FIRs in connection with the...

Delhi police issues notice to farmer leader Darshanpal Singh

New Delhi, Jan 28 | The Delhi Police on Wednesday issued notice to farmer leader Darshan Pal asking him to explain why legal action...

Protest has gone out of farmer leaders’ control: Haryana CM

Chandigarh, Jan 27 | Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday condemned the violent incidents in New Delhi, especially at the Red Fort,...

Farmer leaders hold meeting, say violence damaged their cause

New Delhi, Jan 27 | The leaders of the Sanyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) have strongly condemned the incidents of violence at Red Fort on...

SC appointed panel holds discussions with 10 farmer bodies

New Delhi 21 Jan | The Supreme Court-appointed committee on the three farm laws held an interaction with various farmer organisations from eight states...

Talks between govt, farmer leaders postponed to Jan 20

New Delhi, Jan 19 | The Union Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare on Monday said that the meeting between a group of ministers...

We will not quarrel, but celebrate R-Day: Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait

Ghazipur, Jan 18 | The farmers protesting against the new Central farm laws have announced a 'Tractor March' on Republic Day. On Monday, the...

Farmer agitation: Congress ‘gheraos’ Nagpur Raj Bhavan

Nagpur, Jan 16 | The Maharashtra Congress led several thousands of farmers with hundreds of tractors who laid siege to the Raj Bhavan here...

9th round of talks between Centre, farmer unions on Friday

New Delhi, Jan 14 | The ninth round of talks between the government and protesting farmer unions will take place on Friday as scheduled....

Rakesh Tikait welcomes SC order, but says farmer protests will continue

New Delhi, Jan 12 | Farmer leaders on Tuesday welcomed the Supreme Court decision to suspend the three farm laws but said they will...

Farmer’s agitation enters 48th day, SC to pronounce order soon

New Delhi, Jan 12 | Farmer's agitation against three newly enacted farm laws entered the 48th day on Tuesday and the apex court is...

Farmer attempts suicide at Singhu, in critical condition

New Delhi, Jan 11 | A farmer from Punjab at the Singhu border protest tried to kill himself on Monday evening and was rushed...

Farmer agitation enters 47th day, all eyes on SC hearing pleas...

New Delhi, Jan 11 | The farmer agitation on the borders of the national capital entered the 47th day on Monday as the farmers...

Farmer leaders devise strategy ahead of Jan 15 talks

New Delhi, Jan 10 | With their next round of talks with the Centre fixed for January 15, leaders of different farmer organisations on...

Case filed against Maha farmer leader for threatening to kill RSS...

Betul, Jan 6 | A case has been registered in Betul district of Madhya Pradesh against the secretary of the Maharashtra State Kisan Mahasabha,...

Punjab farmer turns truck into makeshift home at Singhu

New Delhi, Jan 4 | As the face-off between the farmers and government over new farm laws await a breakthrough, the...

Farmer agitation to continue till rollback of farm laws: Tikait

Gurugram, Jan 3 | Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait who reached the protest site in Gurugram on Sunday to support the ongoing...

Farmer impasse likely to be resolved on Monday

New Delhi, Jan 2 | After the last meeting of the government and farmers led to positivity and breaking of bread together, it appears...

Farmer from Baghpat dies at Ghazipur border protest site (Ld)

New Delhi, Jan 1 | Amid freezing temperatures in Delhi and adjoining areas, a farmer from Baghpat district of Uttar Pradesh died near Ghazipur...

Farmer from Baghpat dies at Ghazipur Border protest site

New Delhi, Jan 1 | Amid freezing temperatures in Delhi and adjoining areas, a farmer from Baghpat district of Uttar Pradesh died near Ghazipur...

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Hyundai Motor to phase out Kona EVs in domestic market

Seoul, April 21 | Hyundai Motor has stopped the production of the Kona Electric for the domestic market in a move to phase...