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Punjab Mail carrying 1,000 farmers skips Delhi, railways cites 'operational constraints'

February 01, 2021 9:31 pm

Social media was abuzz with speculation that the Punjab Mail was diverted to prevent a large number of farmers from reaching the protest sites.

Tractor rally death due to head injuries, no bullet wounds in autopsy: SP, DM

January 29, 2021 4:33 pm

The postmortem report says, “...the cause of death is shock and hemorrhage as a result of ante mortem head injury.”

‘Tractor from each Punjab village... history in making’

January 26, 2021 8:06 am

While the Delhi Police Monday gave a no-objection certificate limiting the parade to 5,000 persons and 5,000 tractors, members of the Sanyutka Kisan Morcha said they were expecting close to two lakh tractors.

On highways leading to Delhi: Langars every 5 km for a warm welcome

January 26, 2021 3:48 am

Several young men from Haryana and Punjab, carrying the Tricolour and flags of farm unions on the vehicles, were also heading to the rally.

Volunteers at Tikri have task cut out on Republic Day: Keep order, peace

January 26, 2021 3:36 am

Police at the border said they will remove the barricades in the morning so the tractors can go ahead.

Tractors omnipresent, so is Tricolour: Protesters say one on every vehicle

January 26, 2021 7:51 am

Farmers have been instructed to drive their tractors ‘aaram-aaram se’ and to maintain three tractors per row while moving. Everyone has also been instructed to have the national flag on their tractors.

On Budget Day, farmers plan 2nd march — on foot, to Parliament

January 26, 2021 3:22 am

A senior police officer said intelligence inputs suggest that more than 27,000 tractors are at the borders, and the number will go up to 40,000.

Farmers can enter Delhi for R-day tractor rally, to stay near borders

January 24, 2021 8:17 am

"Around 2.5-3 lakh tractors will take to the roads near the protest sites. The parade will be absolutely peaceful from our end."

Whose land?

December 19, 2018 7:16 pm

Now that farmers’ protests have ended, Maharashtra government must urgently resolve issue of forest rights

A claim for dignity

March 13, 2018 11:09 am

It is morally obtuse and analytically misleading to see farmers’ long march as a demand for handouts