Farmer(Search results - 737)
Positive StoriesAug 2, 2021, 4:52 PM IST
Tamil Nadu's 'Village Cooking Channel' is the first YouTube channel to cross 1 crore subscribers
It is run by 75-year-old Periyathambi, who was a farmer and a caterer, and his grandchildren Ayyanar, Murugesan, Tamilselvan, Muthumanickam, and Subramanian.
PoliticsJul 26, 2021, 4:47 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi rides tractor to Parliament to protest against farm laws; Randeep Surjewala & others detained
Taking to Twitter, Rahul Gandhi wrote that "tractors will run in Parliament" if farmers are forced to sell their land.
Top StoriesJul 23, 2021, 8:41 PM IST
'Capt Amarinder handled farmers, sent them to Delhi': Sunil Jakhar's controversial statement
The remarks were latched on to by the BJP which alleged that the remarks proved that the farmers' protest was politically motivated.
Top StoriesJul 23, 2021, 9:27 AM IST
Meenakshi Lekhi terms protesting farmers ‘mawalis’, issues apology after massive backlash
A senior video journalist of a leading media channel was allegedly attacked during the protest organised by farmers against the three farm laws in Delhi.
Top StoriesJul 22, 2021, 6:06 PM IST
Farmers end today's 'Kisan Parliament' with national anthem at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi
The farmers ended the day with the national anthem and said they will keep returning to Jantar Mantar in batches.
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 StoriesJul 20, 2021, 1:46 PM IST
Navjot Singh Sidhu shown black flags by protesting farmers in Punjab
"The protesters wanted to question Sidhu. The Congress leaders were on the other side and wanted to avoid clashes. No lathicharge was done," Avtar Singh, SHO Banga was quoted as saying by ANI.
PoliticsJul 13, 2021, 6:03 PM IST
Priyanka Gandhi to hold meeting with Uttar Pradesh Congress leaders to strategise for polls
In an effort to strengthen its position in Uttar Pradesh before next year's Assembly election, Priyanka Gandhi will hold a meeting with Congress leaders from Uttar Pradesh. Leaders will be asked to focus on real issues concerning Uttar Pradesh and appeal to them to take the same before voters.
India NewsJul 6, 2021, 6:13 PM IST
Kind gesture: Meghalaya farmer gifts maize to health professional vaccinating people; wins hearts
Realizing the hardship the health professionals have been facing due to Covid pandemic and their service of vaccinating people from the hill region, a villager has gifted a bag full of maize to health professionals at East Garo Hills district. The image that went viral also attracted the attention of CM Conrad Sangma.
Top StoriesJul 5, 2021, 10:17 AM IST
Farmers’ protest: Samyukt Kisan Morcha plans daily stir outside Parliament during monsoon session
A group of around 200 farmers will protest against the Centre’s three farm laws outside Parliament every day during the monsoon session, the Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) said on Sunday.
Top StoriesJul 2, 2021, 1:27 PM IST
Delhi Police books five farmers for protesting, raising slogans near Parliament
The protesters were detained and taken to New Delhi police station where they were questioned for several hours.
Fact CheckJun 26, 2021, 1:35 PM IST
Fact-Check: Rakesh Tikait has not been arrested by police during farmers' march
Both Delhi Police and Ghaziabad Police said that action would be taken against those who tried to incite people by spreading fake news on Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait's arrest.
Top StoriesJun 26, 2021, 12:26 PM IST
Farmers’ protest: Three metro stations remain shut as farmers march to Delhi
The Delhi Metro will keep shut three stations on its Yellow Line for four hours on Saturday in view of the farmers' protest march, the DMRC has said.
Weird NewsJun 18, 2021, 6:25 PM IST
Man deploys 6 dogs, 4 guards for these two Miyazaki mango trees, what's so special about this species?
In Madhya Pradesh, a couple has deployed four security guards and six dogs exclusively to guard two special mango trees. As per reports, a thief recently jumped into the house compound and stole some Japanese species mangoes which are priced over Rs 2 lakh/kg in the international market.