Farmers Protests(Search results - 20)
Top StoriesJun 9, 2021, 12:29 PM IST
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 StoriesMar 9, 2021, 8:16 PM IST
India tells UK: Tell your MPs not to interfere in internal politics
India on Tuesday summoned the country's High Commission Alexander Ellis and asked the British MPs to refrain from interfering in its political spectrum.
Top StoriesFeb 20, 2021, 1:11 PM IST
Rihanna turns 33: How the pop icon recently took India by storm
On Rihanna's 33rd birthday, we take a look at how this international pop icon took India by storm with her tweet backing the farmers protests & her latest topless photo with a Lord Ganesha pendant.
Top StoriesFeb 15, 2021, 7:14 PM IST
Toolkit case: Who is Disha Ravi?
The cyber crime unit of Delhi Police arrested Bengaluru-based climate activist Disha Ravi for allegedly sharing the infamous toolkit related to the farmers’ protests against Centre’s farm laws on social media.
Top StoriesFeb 8, 2021, 3:17 PM IST
'Amicable', the word that prompted Maha government to probe pro-India celebrity tweets
The probe will examine if the celebrities were pressurised by the BJP to post tweets in their favour in farmer agitations.
Top StoriesFeb 5, 2021, 9:54 PM IST
Congress insults Tendulkar despite 'toolkit' conspiracy
Members of Indian Youth Congress in Kerala staged protests against Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar for taking a stand against international celebrities who tweeted in support of farmers protests following the now-under investigation 'Toolkit'.
Top StoriesFeb 5, 2021, 7:42 PM IST
Inside Greta Thunberg Files: Toolkit For An Anti-India Conspiracy
The Delhi Police on Feb 4 registered an FIR against unnamed persons on charges of criminal conspiracy, sedition & others, in connection with the "toolkit", which was shared by teen climate activist Greta Thunberg and others on Twitter. Addressing a press conference, Special CP (Crime) Praveer Ranjan said the initial probe has revealed that the 'toolkit' has been created by a pro-Khalistani organisation.
EntertainmentFeb 5, 2021, 11:54 AM IST
Salman Khan finally spoke about on debate over farmers' protests; here's what he said
At an event, Salman Khan was asked about the hottest topic in India, the farmers' protest and here is what he said
Top StoriesFeb 4, 2021, 9:57 AM IST
US backs India’s farm laws amid protest, says peaceful protests are a hallmark of democracy
Responding to a question on ongoing farmers' protests in India, the State Department said the US encourages that any differences between the parties be resolved through dialogue.
Top StoriesFeb 3, 2021, 1:13 PM IST
Sensationalist, irresponsible: India slams Rihanna and Co. over tweets on farmer protests
Hours after American pop star Rihanna and other international celebrities tweeted in support of the farmers' protests against the farm laws, the Narendra Modi government has lashed out at attempts by "vested groups" to enforce their agenda on the protests.
Top StoriesFeb 1, 2021, 6:08 PM IST
Twitter handles of Caravan, Kisan Ekta Morcha withheld after Centre’s request
A number of Twitter accounts that were tweeting or sharing information on farmers' protests in India have been blocked or withheld in the country by Twitter India.
Top StoriesJan 28, 2021, 10:21 AM IST
Govt conspiracy to discredit us, we have videos too: Farmer leaders
A day after the Delhi Police alleged that the farmer leaders propped up militant elements to provoke farmers to break through barricades and take the law into their hands, the latter has hit back and claimed that there was a government conspiracy to discredit their movement.
Top StoriesJan 11, 2021, 2:35 PM IST
Supreme Court observes: Why not stay 3 farm laws till deadlock ends?
The Supreme Court has made vital observations in the case pertaining to the petitions filed against the Centre's new farm laws. Among them, the bench of Chief Justice of India, SA Bobde and Justices AS Bopanna and V Ramasubramanian said it was in favour of keeping the three farm laws in abeyance till the deadlock between the Centre and protesting farmers is resolved.
Top StoriesJan 6, 2021, 5:26 PM IST
Farmers’ protest: SC notes ‘no improvement on ground’, to hear pleas on January 11
Farmers' protests near Delhi borders are set to intensify as the deadlock over new agri laws continues and the Supreme Court today expressed disappointment, saying "there's no improvement in situation at all."
Top StoriesDec 30, 2020, 8:57 AM IST
Rajnath Singh warns: Whoever provokes us won't be spared
Highlights of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh's interview with ANI Editor Smita Prakash where he delved on issues ranging from the standoff along the China border to anti-conversion law in UP to the farmers' protest near Delhi against the Centre's new farm laws.