October 24, 2020 12:28 am
In a statement here, the SAD president said "it was shameful that even after it had been proved that he (Amarinder) had colluded with the Centre simply to get the ‘rail roko’ agitation of the farmer organisations lifted”.
October 21, 2020 11:42 pm
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh welcomed the announcement by farm outfits, calling it a move in the interest of state’s economy. The organisations, however, have refused to allow passenger train traffic through Punjab.
October 08, 2020 9:48 am
While protests over farm laws rage in Punjab, Pakistan has ordered 20 lakh tonnes of wheat from Russia.
February 12, 2018 1:06 am
“We had halted a train at Junagadh railway station to demand that Saurashtra be allotted long-route trains. The train was on its way from Veraval to Ahmedabad. We confessed our offence and accepted the monetary fine imposed by the court,” Pradip Khimani.
April 16, 2014 6:07 pm
The prisoners lodged in the jails of Nabha,Bathinda and Faridkot are having a gala time eversince 2,500 farmer union leaders and workers were pre-emptively arrested by Punjab Police to stop them from carrying out rail roko agitation.
October 17, 2011 12:21 am
Train services remained disrupted in Andhra Pradesh,the second day of the rail roko agitation,called to press for Telangana statehood.
September 26, 2011 3:31 am
Activists of TRS,BJP and pro-Telangana groups continued their demonstration on railway tracks.
February 06, 2011 8:10 pm
The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha stepped up its agitation for separate Gorkhaland state.