Farm Unions(Search results - 9)
Top StoriesJul 22, 2021, 1:26 PM IST
Farmers’ protest: Demonstrations underway at Jantar Mantar near Parliament
A series of demonstrations against the farm laws are being held by the Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), an umbrella body of protesting farm unions.
Top StoriesMar 26, 2021, 9:48 AM IST
Bharat Bandh: Farm unions call for 12-hour blockade, all you need to know
The pan-India bandh commenced at 6am on Friday. Farmers protesting against the three contentious central agricultural laws have called for the nationwide blockade to mark the completion of four months of protests.
Top StoriesFeb 12, 2021, 5:33 PM IST
Farm laws: Supreme Court-appointed panel holds consultations with 12 farmer unions from 8 states
Twelve farm unions and farmers from Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Jammu and Kashmir, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal participated in the detailed deliberations with the committee members.
Top StoriesFeb 6, 2021, 10:36 AM IST
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 StoriesFeb 2, 2021, 10:05 AM IST
Farmers’ protest: Unions announce 3-hour nationwide ‘chakka jam’ on Feb 6
Farmer unions on Monday announced a countrywide 'chakka jam' on February 6 when they would block national and state highways for three hours in protest over various issues.
Top StoriesJan 22, 2021, 5:57 PM IST
Farmers’ protest: Government-farmers talks remain inconclusive; farm unions to continue agitation
The eleventh round of talks between the Central government and farmers' representatives over the contentious agricultural laws has ended and has again remained inconclusive.
Top StoriesJan 21, 2021, 6:22 PM IST
Farmers’ protest: Police-farmers meeting over tractor rally on Republic Day remains inconclusive
According to sources, police officers tried to convince the protesting farm unions to hold their tractor rally on the Kundli-Manesar-Palwal (KMP) Expressway instead of the Outer Ring Road, but in vain.
Top StoriesJan 15, 2021, 10:13 AM IST
Farmers’ protest: SC panel member quits day ahead of government-union talks
Meanwhile, a day before the ninth round of talks between the government and farm unions, Bhartiya Kisan Union's national president Bhupinder Singh Mann has stepped down from the Supreme Court-appointed committee to look into the Centre's contentious farm laws.
Top StoriesJan 1, 2021, 10:55 AM IST
Farmers’ protest: Farmer unions reject govt appeal, Delhi’s Chilla, Ghazipur borders remain closed
The government and farm unions reached some common ground on December 30 to resolve protesting farmers' concerns over rise in power tariff and penalties for stubble burning, but the two sides remained deadlocked over the main contentious issues of the repeal of three farm laws and a legal guarantee for MSP.