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Will pass resolution against centre s farm laws in West Bengal assembly: Mamata Banerjee-dbrWill pass resolution against centre s farm laws in West Bengal assembly: Mamata Banerjee-dbr

Will pass resolution against centre’s farm laws in West Bengal assembly: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday (December 4) said that her government will bring a resolution against the three contentious farm bills at the West Bengal legislative assembly.
 

India News Jan 5, 2021, 11:21 AM IST

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Jio knocks TRAI doors, claim 'unethical' campaign by Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea

Reliance Jio has approached Telecom Authority of India accusing sector rivals Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea of resorting to "unethical" means and spreading "false" rumours that the Mukesh Ambani-led company will benefit from the recent farm bills.

Business Dec 15, 2020, 2:44 PM IST

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Mamata to farmers: Don't stop protesting

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee dialled up farmers protesting at Delhi's Singhu border against the Centre's agriculture reform laws and assured them that her party, the TMC, stands by them.

Mamata called up TMC MP Derek O'Brien's phone and spoke to the farmers on speaker.

"I will say to all of you, don't stop agitating untill the government takes back these black laws. Also protest against the Essential Commodities Act. That's killing common citizens," he says.

Four telephone calls were to different groups from Haryana and Punjab who shared their demands and madeit clear that they wanted the farm bills repealed.

Watch the video

India News Dec 4, 2020, 4:23 PM IST

West Bengal: TMC, BJP workers clash at rally over farm bills-dbrWest Bengal: TMC, BJP workers clash at rally over farm bills-dbr

West Bengal: TMC, BJP workers clash at rally over farm bills

Bharatiya Janata Party workers were attacked by alleged Trinamool Congress workers in Purbasthali area of Bardhaman district of West Bengal on Wednesday (October 21). According to reports, the clashes erupted when BJP workers, who were taking out a rally in support of newly passed Farm laws, were attacked by TMC workers.
 

India Oct 22, 2020, 12:47 PM IST

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal joins Punjab's AAP protest at Jantar Mantar, demands complete rollback of Farm Bills-dnmDelhi CM Arvind Kejriwal joins Punjab's AAP protest at Jantar Mantar, demands complete rollback of Farm Bills-dnm

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal joins Punjab’s AAP protest at Jantar Mantar, demands complete rollback of Farm Bills

AAP’s Punjab unit organised the protest, which was attended by ministers from the Kejriwal Cabinet, other party leaders from the national capital and members of Delhi legislative assembly (MLAs)

India Oct 12, 2020, 5:01 PM IST

Some people are opposing Farm Bills just for the sake of Opposition; misleading farmers over MSP: PM Modi-dnmSome people are opposing Farm Bills just for the sake of Opposition; misleading farmers over MSP: PM Modi-dnm

Some people are opposing Farm Bills just for the sake of Opposition; misleading farmers over MSP: PM Modi

The BJP accused the Congress of trying to "mislead" the farmers and said the Opposition party has "shamed" the country with the "drama" aimed at "gaining publicity".

India Sep 29, 2020, 1:50 PM IST

Watch Tractor set on fire at India Gate amid protests over Farm Bills-dnmWatch Tractor set on fire at India Gate amid protests over Farm Bills-dnm

Watch: Tractor set on fire at India Gate amid protests over Farm Bills

According to fire officials, they received information regarding the incident at 7.42 am and two fire tenders were rushed to the spot.

India Sep 28, 2020, 10:47 AM IST

Opposition urges President Kovind not to give assent to farm bills   -snjOpposition urges President Kovind not to give assent to farm bills   -snj

Opposition urges President Kovind not to give assent to farm bills

Congress veteran and Rajya Sabha MP Ghulam Nabi Azad said the government should have consulted all parties and farmer leaders before bringing farm bills to Parliament.

 

India Sep 23, 2020, 7:19 PM IST

PM Modi assures MSP will stay; says Farm Bills will empower farmers-dnmPM Modi assures MSP will stay; says Farm Bills will empower farmers-dnm

PM Modi assures MSP will stay; says Farm Bills will empower farmers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that the new farm bills, that were passed in Rajya Sabha on September 20, will change the economic condition of the farmers. He also assured the farmers that mandis and MSP will continue.

India Sep 21, 2020, 2:17 PM IST

Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu suspends 8 MPs for a week for creating ruckus over Farm Bills-dnmRajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu suspends 8 MPs for a week for creating ruckus over Farm Bills-dnm

Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu suspends 8 MPs for a week for creating ruckus over Farm Bills

 Rajya Sabha chairman, M Venkaiah Naidu, also rejected the no-confidence motion of opposition MPs against deputy chairman Harivansh.
 

India Sep 21, 2020, 10:42 AM IST

PM Modi reaches out to agitated farmers in Punjabi, assures system of MSP will remain-dnmPM Modi reaches out to agitated farmers in Punjabi, assures system of MSP will remain-dnm

PM Modi reaches out to agitated farmers in Punjabi, assures system of MSP will remain

 Rajya Sabha passed the two Farm Bills amid huge ruckus created by the Opposition parties even as some leaders condemned their behaviour
 

India Sep 20, 2020, 5:56 PM IST

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Watershed moment in history of agriculture: PM after Rajya Sabha passes Farm Bills

The Congress and other opposition party members sat in protest inside Rajya Sabha even after the House was adjourned for the day after the passage of two farm bills.

India Sep 20, 2020, 5:04 PM IST

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Two Farm Bills pass Rajya Sabha test amid ruckus

Amid a heated debate in the Rajya Sabha today against two contentious Farm Bills, Trinamool Congress MP Derek O'Brien attempted to tear the rule book & snatch off the deputy chairman's microphone. He also rushed to the well of the house to register his protest. Here's how the drama unfolded in the Upper House today, even as Opposition parties submit a no-confidence motion against Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh. 

Video Sep 20, 2020, 4:43 PM IST

Rajya Sabha passes two Farm Bills amid ruckus by Opposition MPs-dnmRajya Sabha passes two Farm Bills amid ruckus by Opposition MPs-dnm

Rajya Sabha passes two Farm Bills amid ruckus by Opposition MPs

Opposition MPs came to the well of the House and raised slogans against the bills. Congress, other opposition parties sat in protest inside Rajya Sabha after farm bills passed amid din and House adjourned.

India Sep 20, 2020, 3:11 PM IST