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UP Election 2022: Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut meets Rakesh Tikait in bid to foray into state-dnmUP Election 2022: Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut meets Rakesh Tikait in bid to foray into state-dnm

UP Election 2022: Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut meets Rakesh Tikait in bid to foray into state

Earlier in the day, Raut during a press conference said that Shiv Sena has plans to field 50 to 100 candidates in Uttar Pradesh, including in Ayodhya and Mathura and made it clear that the party will not be part of any alliance.

Top Stories Jan 13, 2022, 9:12 PM IST

UP Election 2022: Shiv Sena not to forge alliance with SP over ideological differences, says Sanjay Raut-dnmUP Election 2022: Shiv Sena not to forge alliance with SP over ideological differences, says Sanjay Raut-dnm

UP Election 2022: Shiv Sena not to forge alliance with SP over ‘ideological differences’, says Sanjay Raut

Also reiterating that his party will contest 50-100 seats in UP, Raut said that he was meeting BKU spokesperson Rakesh Tikait today.

Top Stories Jan 13, 2022, 1:14 PM IST

BKU leader Rakesh Tikait says dont want PM Modi to apologise ruin his image overseas gcwBKU leader Rakesh Tikait says dont want PM Modi to apologise ruin his image overseas gcw

BKU leader Rakesh Tikait says don't want PM Modi to apologise, ruin his image overseas

His remarks came only days after the Centre abolished three agricultural legislation that farmers' groups had been contesting for nearly a year.

India News Dec 27, 2021, 12:57 PM 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

Samyukta Kisan Morcha to organise Mahapanchayat in Lucknow discuss MSP demand expulsion Ajay Mishra gcwSamyukta Kisan Morcha to organise Mahapanchayat in Lucknow discuss MSP demand expulsion Ajay Mishra gcw

Samyukta Kisan Morcha to organise Mahapanchayat in Lucknow; to discuss MSP, demand expulsion of Ajay Mishra

Notably, the meeting was planned before Prime Minister Narendra Modi stated on November 19 that three contentious agriculture legislation would be scrapped.

Top Stories Nov 22, 2021, 12:09 PM IST

PM Modi's Gurupurab gift to farmers: Centre to repeal all 3 farm lawsPM Modi's Gurupurab gift to farmers: Centre to repeal all 3 farm laws

PM Modi's Gurupurab gift to farmers: Centre to repeal all 3 farm laws

The three controversial farm laws will be repealed constitutionally in the forthcoming Winter session of Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said.

Top Stories Nov 19, 2021, 9:19 AM IST

Lucknow Rakesh Tikait to hold Kisan Mahapanchayat on Nov 22 protest to be intensified gcwLucknow Rakesh Tikait to hold Kisan Mahapanchayat on Nov 22 protest to be intensified gcw

Lucknow: Rakesh Tikait to hold Kisan Mahapanchayat on Nov 22, protest to be intensified

The BKU is a member of the farmers' collective Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), leading the campaign, notably the demonstrations at Delhi's three border crossings of Singhu, Tikri, and Ghazipur, which have been ongoing since November 2020.

Top Stories Nov 9, 2021, 8:46 PM IST

Protesting farmers to march to Parliament on November 29 gcwProtesting farmers to march to Parliament on November 29 gcw

Farmers to take out tractor rally to Parliament on November 29

A farmer leader, Jagjit Singh Dallewal, stated that the farmers' movement would grow in number and intensity beginning November 26. 

Top Stories Nov 9, 2021, 8:00 PM IST

Rakesh Tikait issues November 26 ultimatum to Centre over farm laws-dnmRakesh Tikait issues November 26 ultimatum to Centre over farm laws-dnm

Rakesh Tikait issues November 26 ‘ultimatum’ to Centre over farm laws

Meanwhile, on Sunday, he warned the Centre attempting to forcibly remove the protesting farmers from the borders and said they will then turn all government offices across the country into 'galla mandis' (anaj mandis).

Top Stories Nov 1, 2021, 3:30 PM IST

Farmers protest Delhi Police removes barricades from Tikri Ghazipur borders gcwFarmers protest Delhi Police removes barricades from Tikri Ghazipur borders gcw

Farmers protest: Delhi Police removes barricades from Tikri, Ghazipur borders

According to sources in the Delhi Police, a similar exercise is likely to be undertaken at the Singhu border post in the coming days.

India News Oct 29, 2021, 12:13 PM IST

Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait asks media houses to join agitation, ...join us...else you'll also suffer-dnmFarmer leader Rakesh Tikait asks media houses to join agitation, ...join us...else you'll also suffer-dnm

Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait asks media houses to join agitation, ‘…join us…else you’ll also suffer’

“... Everyone should join us. The next target will be media houses… If you want to be saved, then join us…else you’ll also suffer,” the BKU leader said.

Top Stories Sep 28, 2021, 3:59 PM IST

Bharat Bandh: Rakesh Tikait apologises for traffic jams; Will compel Centre to listen to farmers-dnmBharat Bandh: Rakesh Tikait apologises for traffic jams; Will compel Centre to listen to farmers-dnm

Bharat Bandh: Rakesh Tikait apologises for traffic jams; ‘Will compel Centre to listen to farmers’

Speaking to reporters, BKU spokesperson Rakesh Tikait said, "We are hopeful that this time (Bharat Bandh) the government will listen to our demands."

Top Stories Sep 27, 2021, 3:08 PM IST

Bharat Bandh Farmers block national highways, say they are sending a message VPNBharat Bandh Farmers block national highways, say they are sending a message VPN

Bharat Bandh: Farmers block national highways, say they are sending a message

The bandh, which has the support of several opposition parties, saw protesting farmers blocking highways and railway tracks. However, farmer leaders have assured that their protest, which will go on till 4 pm, would be peaceful. 

India News Sep 27, 2021, 9:21 AM IST

Farm leader Rakesh Tikait urges US President to focus on farm laws ahead of Modi-Biden meet-dnmFarm leader Rakesh Tikait urges US President to focus on farm laws ahead of Modi-Biden meet-dnm

Farm leader Rakesh Tikait urges US President to focus on farm laws ahead of Modi-Biden meet

The farmer leader tweeted to the US President, seeking to draw international attention once again to the protests.

Top Stories Sep 24, 2021, 6:45 PM IST

Farmers end today's 'Kisan Parliament' with national anthem at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi-dnmFarmers end today's 'Kisan Parliament' with national anthem at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi-dnm

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 Stories Jul 22, 2021, 6:06 PM IST