UP: Sanjeev Balyan threatens farmers protesting against him at a rally

Union Minister of State for Agriculture Sanjeev Balyan has come out and threatened protesting farmers in Uttar Pradesh’s Sambhal area where he was addressing a rally.

UP farmers protest against unchanged sugarcane prices

The farmers burnt sugarcane here on Saturday as they staged a protest against the state government for keeping the prices of unchanged for the third year in a row.

French PM blasts farmers for torching tax office in protest

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls on Saturday vowed to prosecute farmers in Brittany who torched tax and insurance buildings and dumped vegetables in the streets in protest at falling living standards.

Former Army chief VK Singh condemns police firing on farmers

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.

Farmers protest disrupts rail traffic in Amritsar

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

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 in Pune: Six policemen suspended

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.

Punjab faces farmers` anger on land acquisition

After Haryana, it is now farmers in Punjab`s Mansa district who are protesting against "forcible" land acquisition for an upcoming thermal power
project in the state.

MP: Farmers protest against Land Acquisition Act

Terming the current Land Acquisition
Act as colonial, large number of farmers under the banner of Bhartiya Kisan Sangh on Monday staged a protest before the
district collectorate.

Farmers protest against Japanese nuke plant owner

More than 200 farmers brought two cows to Tokyo where they shouted and punched the air Tuesday in a protest to demand compensation for products contaminated by radiation spewing from Japan`s crippled nuclear plant.

Rail, road traffic in Punjab hit due to farmers` protest

The demands of farmer organisations included moisture limit of paddy be raised from 17 to 22 percent, discolouration limit be raised from five to 12 percent and MSP of wheat be hiked.