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Former Army chief VK Singh condemns police firing on farmers

Last Updated: Saturday, November 17, 2012, 11:49

Former Army chief V K Singh condemned recent police firing on protesting farmers in Maharashtra and demanded that the state take responsibility for the delay in carrying out negotiation of cane price.

Local farmers to protest against DFC project

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 10, 2012, 13:15

The proposed DFC project between Baroda and Mumbai has got a stiff opposition from local farmers in the district, who have organised a `rasta roko` on Thursday

Farmers continue protest; wants CRA to review its order

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 09, 2012, 13:32

A day after Karnataka government stopped release of water to Tamil Nadu citing low storage in KRS reservoir, farmers here said they would continue their dharna till the Cauvery River.

Gujarat farmers protest against land acquisition

Last Updated: Monday, August 06, 2012, 23:41

Farmers from around 60 villages in Vadodara and neighbouring Bharuch districts on Monday took out a rally against acquisition of their farmlands.

VK Singh’s new role: Anti-nuke protestor

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 01, 2012, 10:55

Gen VK Singh joined protestors against setting-up of a nuclear plant in Fatehabad, Haryana.

Farmers protest outside Gurdaspur MP`s house

Last Updated: Thursday, June 07, 2012, 22:39

Farmers from surrounding villages on Thursday protested in front of the house of Congress leader and Gurdaspur MP Partap Singh Bajwa in Qadian against acquisition of their land by the railway.

Farmers protest disrupts rail traffic in Amritsar

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 20, 2012, 13:59

Rail traffic was disrupted on Tuesday following a farmer’s protest at the railway station seeking compensation for the family of a farmer who died.

Farmers` protest hits rail traffic in Punjab

Last Updated: Saturday, October 29, 2011, 20:28

Rail traffic was disrupted on Amritsar-Pathankot route for about four hours Saturday as members of 17 Left-wing farmers` unions blocked tracks.

Farmers protest against Obalapuram mining firm

Last Updated: Saturday, September 24, 2011, 18:03

About 1,000 farmers from Andhra Pradesh on Saturday staged a protest in front of the Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC), owned by the Reddy brothers, demanding that their land acquired for the company be returned to them.

Land case: HC asks UP, Noida Authority to file counter affidavit

Last Updated: Monday, August 29, 2011, 13:30

The Allahabad High Court on Monday asked the UP government and Noida Authority to file their counter-affidavits on hundreds of petitions filed by Gautam Buddh Nagar district farmers, who have challenged acquisition of more than 3,000 hectares of land for development of Greater Noida and Noida Extension areas.

Ghaziabad farmers welcome land takeover quashing

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 23, 2011, 23:38

Thousands of farmers in three villages in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad district had cause to celebrate Tuesday as the Supreme Court quashed the acquisition of their agricultural land for setting up a township for leather processing industry.

Farmers` protest in Pune: Six policemen suspended

Last Updated: Thursday, August 11, 2011, 22:17

Six police constables attached to Pune rural police were suspended on Thursday for "vandalising private vehicles" during Tuesday`s protest by farmers in Maval region.