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Farmers name 5-member panel that will talk to Modi government on MSPFarmers name 5-member panel that will talk to Modi government on MSP

Farmers name 5-member panel that will talk to Modi government on MSP

The leaders made it clear that farmers will not budge from protest sites till the government meets their demands. 

India News Dec 4, 2021, 5:23 PM IST

18.17 lakh farmers received MSP benefit worth Rs 57,032.03 crore in Kharif season Govt data18.17 lakh farmers received MSP benefit worth Rs 57,032.03 crore in Kharif season Govt data

18.17 lakh farmers received MSP benefit worth Rs 57,032.03 crore in Kharif season: Govt data

According to the government data, 290.98 LMT of paddy has been procured in KMS 2021-22 up to November 30

Business Dec 2, 2021, 11:52 AM IST

Exclusive Interview With Farmer Leader Rakesh Tikait YCBExclusive Interview With Farmer Leader Rakesh Tikait YCB

Exclusive: 'Farmers will not go home just like that; there are other issues'

Asianet Newsable's Yacoob spoke to Rakesh Tikait to understand the future roadmap of the agitation.

Top Stories Nov 22, 2021, 5:15 PM IST

UP Election 2022 Exclusive Interview RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav VPNUP Election 2022 Exclusive Interview RJD supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav VPN

Exclusive: 'Even after withdrawing farm laws, BJP will not win elections in UP and Punjab'

Asianet Newsable's Anish Kumar caught up with the straight-talking yet widely respected Rashtriya Janata Dal supremo to understand his party's stand on the repealing of the farm laws and the impact that the decision will have on the forthcoming elections.

Top Stories Nov 22, 2021, 4:10 PM IST

Cabinet approves hike in minimum support prices for various kharif crops amid farmers protest-dnmCabinet approves hike in minimum support prices for various kharif crops amid farmers protest-dnm

Cabinet approves hike in minimum support prices for various kharif crops amid farmers’ protest

The Centre hiked minimum selling price (MSP) for various kharif crops for the summer-sown season, ranging between 50% and 62%, following a decision taken by the cabinet on Wednesday.

Top Stories Jun 9, 2021, 4:57 PM IST

Farmers protest: Govt ready to amend farm laws, says Agriculture Minister as agitation crosses 100 days-dnmFarmers protest: Govt ready to amend farm laws, says Agriculture Minister as agitation crosses 100 days-dnm

Farmers’ protest: Govt ready to amend farm laws, says Agriculture Minister as agitation crosses 100 days

Thousands of farmers, mainly from Punjab, Haryana and Western Uttar Pradesh, are protesting at Delhi borders for over three months, seeking a repeal of these three legislations and a legal guarantee of the minimum support price (MSP).

Top Stories Mar 7, 2021, 10:17 AM IST

Government- farmers talks remain inconclusive, deadlock continues; next meeting on Jan 19-dnmGovernment- farmers talks remain inconclusive, deadlock continues; next meeting on Jan 19-dnm

Government- farmers talks remain inconclusive, deadlock continues; next meeting on Jan 19

The farmers have been camping at the Delhi borders for several weeks and are demanding a repeal of the farm laws and a legal guarantee to the minimum support price for crops.

Top Stories Jan 15, 2021, 6:33 PM IST

Farmers protest Farmer unions agree to resume talks with govt on Dec 29 but on conditions-dnmFarmers protest Farmer unions agree to resume talks with govt on Dec 29 but on conditions-dnm

Farmers’ protest: Farmer unions agree to resume talks with govt on Dec 29, but on conditions

However, they made it clear that their demands for Minimum Support Price (MSP) guarantee and the modalities to repeal the three laws should be part of the agenda.

Top Stories Dec 27, 2020, 11:02 AM IST

Highlights Appeal with folded hands, ready to discuss all issues, PM tells farmers-dnmHighlights Appeal with folded hands, ready to discuss all issues, PM tells farmers-dnm

Highlights: ‘Appeal with folded hands, ready to discuss all issues’, PM tells farmers

The Prime Minister said talk about MSP or Minimum Support Prices ending with the new central laws "is the biggest lie ever".

Top Stories Dec 18, 2020, 4:10 PM IST

Farmers protest enters 14th day, talks with Amit Shah fail; today's meeting called off-dnmFarmers protest enters 14th day, talks with Amit Shah fail; today's meeting called off-dnm

Farmers’ protest enters 14th day, talks with Amit Shah fail; today's meeting called off

Shah is understood to have offered a written assurance that the minimum support price (MSP) regime will not be scrapped while explaining that retention of the APMC system was not connected to the laws.

Top Stories Dec 9, 2020, 9:58 AM IST

Modi in Karnataka: 'Farmers are not given Minimum Support Price provisionModi in Karnataka: 'Farmers are not given Minimum Support Price provision

Modi in Karnataka: 'Farmers are not given Minimum Support Price provision

Narendra Modi said that when the centre wanted to help the lentil farmers, Congress government in the state saw to it that the help did not reach the farmers.

May 5, 2018, 12:45 PM IST