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UP Election 2022: Shiv Sena not to forge alliance with SP over ideological differences, says Sanjay Raut-dnmUP Election 2022: Shiv Sena not to forge alliance with SP over ideological differences, says Sanjay Raut-dnm

UP Election 2022: Shiv Sena not to forge alliance with SP over ‘ideological differences’, says Sanjay Raut

Also reiterating that his party will contest 50-100 seats in UP, Raut said that he was meeting BKU spokesperson Rakesh Tikait today.

Top Stories Jan 13, 2022, 1:14 PM IST

BKU leader Rakesh Tikait says dont want PM Modi to apologise ruin his image overseas gcwBKU leader Rakesh Tikait says dont want PM Modi to apologise ruin his image overseas gcw

BKU leader Rakesh Tikait says don't want PM Modi to apologise, ruin his image overseas

His remarks came only days after the Centre abolished three agricultural legislation that farmers' groups had been contesting for nearly a year.

India News Dec 27, 2021, 12:57 PM IST

Lucknow Rakesh Tikait to hold Kisan Mahapanchayat on Nov 22 protest to be intensified gcwLucknow Rakesh Tikait to hold Kisan Mahapanchayat on Nov 22 protest to be intensified gcw

Lucknow: Rakesh Tikait to hold Kisan Mahapanchayat on Nov 22, protest to be intensified

The BKU is a member of the farmers' collective Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), leading the campaign, notably the demonstrations at Delhi's three border crossings of Singhu, Tikri, and Ghazipur, which have been ongoing since November 2020.

Top Stories Nov 9, 2021, 8:46 PM IST

Farmers protest Delhi Police removes barricades from Tikri Ghazipur borders gcwFarmers protest Delhi Police removes barricades from Tikri Ghazipur borders gcw

Farmers protest: Delhi Police removes barricades from Tikri, Ghazipur borders

According to sources in the Delhi Police, a similar exercise is likely to be undertaken at the Singhu border post in the coming days.

India News Oct 29, 2021, 12:13 PM IST

Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait asks media houses to join agitation, ...join us...else you'll also suffer-dnmFarmer leader Rakesh Tikait asks media houses to join agitation, ...join us...else you'll also suffer-dnm

Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait asks media houses to join agitation, ‘…join us…else you’ll also suffer’

“... Everyone should join us. The next target will be media houses… If you want to be saved, then join us…else you’ll also suffer,” the BKU leader said.

Top Stories Sep 28, 2021, 3:59 PM IST

Bharat Bandh: Rakesh Tikait apologises for traffic jams; Will compel Centre to listen to farmers-dnmBharat Bandh: Rakesh Tikait apologises for traffic jams; Will compel Centre to listen to farmers-dnm

Bharat Bandh: Rakesh Tikait apologises for traffic jams; ‘Will compel Centre to listen to farmers’

Speaking to reporters, BKU spokesperson Rakesh Tikait said, "We are hopeful that this time (Bharat Bandh) the government will listen to our demands."

Top Stories Sep 27, 2021, 3:08 PM IST

Farmers protests: Rakesh Tikait to meet Mamata Banerjee today as farmer leaders plan to intensify stir-dnmFarmers protests: Rakesh Tikait to meet Mamata Banerjee today as farmer leaders plan to intensify stir-dnm

Farmers' protests: Rakesh Tikait to meet Mamata Banerjee today as farmer leaders plan to intensify stir

The Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader will also congratulate Banerjee for her party Trinamool Congress' (TMC) win in West Bengal Assembly elections. He had visited Bengal before the elections and campaigned for TMC.
 

Top Stories Jun 9, 2021, 12:29 PM IST

Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait to hold meeting with Bengal farmers on March 13-dbrFarmer leader Rakesh Tikait to hold meeting with Bengal farmers on March 13-dbr

Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait to hold meeting with Bengal farmers on March 13

Indian Farmers Union (BKU) spokesperson Rakesh Tikait is coming to Bengal before the Assembly polls. He will hold a meeting with the farmers of the state on Saturday (March 13) in Kolkata.
 

West Bengal Elections 2021 Mar 8, 2021, 3:18 PM IST

Farmers protest: Will burn crops if needed but would not let movement weaken, says Rakesh Tikait-dnmFarmers protest: Will burn crops if needed but would not let movement weaken, says Rakesh Tikait-dnm

Farmers’ protest: Will burn crops if needed but would not let movement weaken, says Rakesh Tikait

 “Farmers have been indulging in the farming of loss for the last 70 years. If they have to sacrifice one more crop, they are ready,” said BKU leader Rakesh Tikait.
 

Top Stories Feb 20, 2021, 12:50 PM IST

Farmers protest Have given time to Centre till October 2 to repeal farm laws, says BKU's Rakesh Tikait as chakka jam ends-dnmFarmers protest Have given time to Centre till October 2 to repeal farm laws, says BKU's Rakesh Tikait as chakka jam ends-dnm

Have given time to Centre till October 2 to repeal farm laws, says BKU's Rakesh Tikait as ‘chakka jam' ends

"We have given time to the government till October 2 to repeal the laws. After this, we will do further planning. We won't hold discussions with the government under pressure," Tikait, a leader of the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) said.
 

Top Stories Feb 6, 2021, 4:22 PM IST

Farmers protest: Farm unions, police all set for chakka jam; no roadblock in Delhi, UP, Uttarakhand-dnmFarmers protest: Farm unions, police all set for chakka jam; no roadblock in Delhi, UP, Uttarakhand-dnm

Farmers’ protest: Farm unions, police all set for ‘chakka jam’; no roadblock in Delhi, UP, Uttarakhand

“We have evidence that a few people would attempt to spread violence at these places. So we have decided to not block roads in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand,” Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait was quoted by ANI.

Top Stories Feb 6, 2021, 10:36 AM IST

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'Emotional' Rakesh Tikait at Ghazipur Border: Will kill self, but not end protest

Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait breaks down at the Ghazipur Border protest site, alleging that the administration was trying to crush the farmers' agitation against the 3 farm laws

Top Stories Jan 28, 2021, 10:57 PM IST

Delhi violence was pre-planned conspiracy, proof emerges-VPNDelhi violence was pre-planned conspiracy, proof emerges-VPN

Delhi violence: Proof emerges of pre-planned conspiracy

Even as a section of farmer leaders are blaming actor Deep Sidhu for instigating farmers for turn their tractors towards the historic Red Fort, the evidence is emerging that the entire sequence of shameful events that played out in the national capital on Republic Day was stage-managed.

Top Stories Jan 27, 2021, 11:33 AM IST