Exams on 'hartal' day postponed, details here

Thiruvananthapuram: Exams in Kerala scheduled on September 27, Monday, are postponed ..

Kisan Mahapanchayat in Karnal in Haryana
Kisan Mahapanchayat in Karnal: Security tightened as farmers plan to gherao mini-secretariat
Supreme Court
Supreme Court directs Centre to solve traffic disruption caused by farmers’ protest
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Disha Ravi gets bail in Greta Thunberg 'Toolkit' conspiracy case

Responsible entities remain committed to compliance to law of land: India to Twitter

New Delhi: On the request of Twitter, Secretary to Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India held a virtual ..

farmers protest

After PM's invite, farmer leaders say ready for talks, ask govt to choose date

New Delhi: Farmer unions agitating against the three agri laws on Monday asked the government to fix a date for the next round of talks, ..

Farmers’ protests

Chakka jam ends; Ghaziabad, Noida incident-free

Ghaziabad/Noida: Ghaziabad and Gautam Buddh Nagar, the two Uttar Pradesh districts adjoining Delhi and Haryana, remained incident-free ..


Security upped on Delhi borders as farmers set to hold 'chakka jam'

New Delhi: The Delhi Police intensified security at all border points of the city as thousands of personnel including paramilitary ..

Narendra Singh Thomar

Govt's offer to amend farm laws doesn't mean shortcomings in legislations: Narendra Singh Tomar

New Delhi: Putting up a strong defence of the new farm laws, Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Friday said the government's ..


US reaction to farmer protests must be seen in its entirety: India

New Delhi: Hours after the Joe Biden Administration reacted to the farmer protests, India on Thursday said the comments must be seen ..

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What did we Indians lose when Rihanna and Greta Thunberg protested, questions Salim Kumar

Mollywood actor Salim Kumar has come out in support of the farmers’ protest against the new farm laws implemented by the Centre ..

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No case against Greta Thunberg, says Delhi police on FIR over farmers' protest toolkit

New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Thursday said it has registered an FIR against unnamed persons in connection with the "toolkit", ..

Opposition leaders

Opposition MPs stopped en route to Ghazipur; warlike situation, says NP Ramachandran

New Delhi: Police stopped the Opposition MPs en route to Ghazipur where farmers are protesting against the three new farm laws. A ..


Ministers, cricketers, Bollywood react against international celebrity-tweets on farmers' protest

New Delhi: India on Wednesday hit out at global celebrities such as singer Rihanna and climate activist Greta Thunberg for their support ..


Farmers' protest: Tikait holds show of strength, warns govt of 'gaddi wapsi' demand

Jind (Haryana): In a show of strength by protesting farmers, Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait on Wednesday addressed a massive ..


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

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

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India's reputation has taken 'massive hit': Rahul Gandhi on farmers' protest

New Delhi: Amid the ongoing farmers' protest against the new farm laws, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said India's ..

Kisan Panchayath

Jind mahapanchayat demands repeal of farm laws

Jind (Haryana): A "mahapanchayat" attended by Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait on Wednesday renewed the call to ..

Farmers Protest

Foreign celebrities extend support to farmers protest; govt calls them out

New Delhi/Washington: US Vice President Kamala Harris' niece Meena Harris and some international celebrities on Wednesday extended ..

farmers protest

Delhi police had no option but take action: Centre on Republic Day violence

New Delhi: The Centre on Tuesday told the Lok Sabha that protesting farmers "aggressively" resorted to rioting, damage to ..

farmer's protest

Protesting farmers announce 3-hour nationwide 'chakka jam' on February 6

New Delhi: Farmer unions Monday announced a countrywide 'chakka jam' on February 6 when they would block national and state ..

Rakesh Tikait

Let govt tell farmers why can't it repeal farm laws, we will not let it bow its head: Tikait

Ghaziabad: BKU leader Rakesh Tikait on Saturday asked the Centre to explain to farmers why it does not want to repeal the three farm ..

shashi tharoor

FIR filed in 4 states against Shashi Tharoor, others for instigating tweets over R-Day violence

Bengaluru (Karnataka): An FIR has been registered against Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, several senior journalists and others in Karnataka ..


Govt offer to farmers still stand, solution through dialogue: Modi tells political parties

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi While expressing regret over the statue of Mahatma Gandhi getting vandalised in the United ..

Singhu border

MHA orders suspension of internet at 3 border protest sites in Delhi

New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has temporarily suspended internet services at the Singhu, Ghazipur, and Tikri borders, ..

farmers protest

Tense situation at Singhu border farm protest site, police fire tear gas shells

New Delhi: A tense situation prevailed at Singhu border after scuffles broke out on Friday between protesting farmers and a group of ..

rakesh tikait

Ghaziabad admin orders anti-farm laws protestors to vacate agitation site at Ghazipur

Ghaziabad: The Ghaziabad District Administration has ordered anti-farm laws protestors at Ghazipur (Delhi-Ghaziabad border) to vacate ..

farmer's protest

Tractor rally violence: Medha Patkar, Yogendra Yadav among 37 named in FIR

New Delhi: The Delhi Police have named 37 farmer leaders, including Swaraj India President Yogendra Yadav, social activist Medha Patkar ..

farmers protest

Two farmer unions withdraw from agitation against farm laws citing Republic Day violence

New Delhi: Two farmer unions on Wednesday withdrew from the ongoing agitation on Delhi's borders against the three farm laws, a ..

Kisan march

Farm union calls meeting to discuss violence during tractor parade in Delhi

New Delhi: Samkyukta Kisan Morcha, an umbrella body of protesting unions, has called a meeting later on Wednesday to discuss the violence ..

farmers protest

20 injured cops, farmers being treated at Lok Nayak after clashes

New Delhi: A total of 20 people, comprising both policemen and farmers, are being treated at the Lok Nayak Hospital following clashes ..

Shashi Tharoor

Unfortunate; only tricolour should fly aloft the Red Fort on Republic day: Shashi Tharoor

Thiruvananthapuram: Congress leader and MP Shashi Tharoor termed the incident where protesting farmers hoisted their own flags atop ..

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Vacate Delhi, return to borders, Punjab Chief Minister tells farmers

Chandigarh: Perturbed over the "shocking scenes" of violence in the national capital, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh ..

farmers protest

Home Secretary briefs Home Minister Amit Shah on Delhi situation

New Delh: Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla on Tuesday briefed Home Minister Amit Shah about the situation in Delhi where the farmers' ..

Rakesh Tikait

Samyukta Kisan Morcha disassociates itself from violence during tractor parade

New Delhi: Farmers' union body Samyukta Kisan Morcha Tuesday disassociated itself from those who indulged in violence during the ..


Protesting farmer dies as tractor overturns at ITO: Police

New Delhi: A protesting farmer died after his tractor overturned at Central Delhi's ITO during the farmers' tractor parade ..

Farmers protest

Govt orders internet shutdown in areas close to farmers protest sites in Delhi

New Delh: The government on Tuesday ordered shut down of internet services in parts of Delhi NCR amid protests by farmers in the national ..

Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi says violence is not solution, calls for repeal of farm laws in national interest

New Delhi: As protesting farmers clashed with police at several places in the national capital, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday ..


Artists to announce solidarity with protesting farmers

Kochi: Artists in Kerala are uniting in support of the farmers protesting against the new farm laws in New Delhi. 'Kalakar Kerala' ..

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Farmers protest: Entry, exit gates of over 10 Delhi metro stations temporarily closed

New Delhi: The entry and exit gates of more than 10 metro stations in central and north Delhi were temporarily closed on Tuesday following ..

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Tear gas shells fired at farmers trying to break barriers with tractors at Delhi's Mukarba Chowk

New Delhi: Police on Tuesday used tear gas on groups of farmers when they tried to break past barricades and cemented barriers with ..

farmer's protest

Delhi police nod for farmers' Tractor Rally after Republic Day parade

New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Sunday said that after several round of talks with the farmers groups, it has permitted the tractor ..

farmers protest

Maharashtra: Thousands of farmers to reach Mumbai for Jan 25 rally

Mumbai: Thousands of farmers have left from various parts of Maharashtra to participate in a rally at the Azad Maidan in Mumbai on ..

farmer's protest

Delhi Police has given nod to farmers' tractor parade on Jan 26, claim protesting unions

New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Saturday gave permission to protesting farmer unions to hold their tractor parades on January 26 in ..

Farmers at Singhu Border nab masked man 'assigned' to shoot 4 farm leaders, handover to police

Protesting farmer leaders allege conspiracy to kill 4 of them, disrupt tractor rally

New Delhi: Protesting farmer leaders have alleged that a conspiracy has been hatched to kill four of them and create disturbance during ..

farmer protest

11th round of talks breaks down, deadlock on farm laws continues

New Delhi: The eleventh round of talks between the government and representatives of the farmers Union ended on Friday without any ..

Farmers leaders arrive to attend the 11th round of talks with the central government

Govt asks farm leaders to reconsider proposal for suspending laws; Unions stick to repeal demand

New Delhi: Farmer unions on Friday told the government they want a complete repeal of three contentious farm laws even as the Centre ..

farmer's protest

Farmers body rejects govt proposal to suspend farm laws

New Delhi: Farmer leaders on Thursday rejected the government's offer to suspend the three farm laws for 12 to 16 months. At a ..