April 21, 2021 9:40 am
All these farmers are members of BKU (Ugrahan). Union leaders said that over 20,000 from 1,650 villages will cross three Punjab borders to head for Delhi on Wednesday.
April 21, 2021 9:22 am
The leaders of as many as 19 khaps from Haryana's Jind district Tuesday declared that they would strongly resist if such efforts were made in the state.
April 13, 2021 8:19 am
An arhtiya from Khanna Mandi said that they are taking blank cheques from farmers as a security, adding that both arhtiyas and farmers know that during every procurement season only pre-decided amount would be deducted.
April 08, 2021 8:38 am
According to a report compiled by the Department of Agriculture, the districts where crop has been affected are Ludhiana, Fatehgarh Sahib, Bathinda and Mohali. This damage is to crop covering 0.33% of the total area under wheat in Punjab, said the report.
March 21, 2021 1:01 pm
In an interview with The Indian Express, BKU (Ekta) Daukunda general secretary Jagmohan Singh talks about the recent decisions of the Food Corporation of India and their impact on the farmers.
March 21, 2021 8:39 am
The farmer leader in a video message said he is fine and will soon join the stir against the farm laws.
March 15, 2021 4:58 am
The anti-land acquisition movements in Singur and Nandigram by then Opposition leader Mamata Banerjee had resulted in the ouster of the Left government in 2011.
February 12, 2021 4:15 am
After getting flak for calling us ‘andolanjeevi’, PM Modi called our protest pure, who can trust him, says President of BKU (Rajewal) Balbir Singh Rajewal.
January 31, 2021 4:37 am
He praised Tikait for “handling” situation at the Ghazipur border well when the Ghaziabad administration had served them a notice to vacate the place.
January 27, 2021 8:40 am
Some tractors did take the deviation and go on the flyover, at the end of which they were met with police force, including lathi charge.