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Nashik Police refuses permission for Kisan long march

The protest march rally, slated to begin at 4 pm from Nashik's Mumbai Naka, comes after talks between farmers' outfits and state government failed.


Feb 20, 2019, 13:18 PM IST

Maharashtra: Kisan long march begins Wednesday; 50,000 farmers to march to Mumbai

The farmers are demanding loan waivers, minimum support price, irrigation facilities and provision of pension.


Feb 20, 2019, 06:44 AM IST

Nationwide bandh to continue today; mixed response in first 24 hours

The strike has been called by ten major trade unions. 

Jan 08, 2019, 23:18 PM IST

Bharat Bandh: Clashes broke out between TMC and CPM workers in Asansol

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday claimed that the trade unions-called general strike would have no impact in the state

Jan 08, 2019, 10:25 AM IST

Bharat bandh: CPM workers detained in Kolkata

CPM workers protesting in support of 48-hour nationwide strike called by Central Trade Unions were detained by Kolkata police on Tuesday. 

Jan 08, 2019, 09:44 AM IST

Schools, colleges closed in Kerala, violence in West Bengal

The two-day-long nationwide strike called by major trade unions against the alleged repressive policies of the NDA government has thrown life out of gear in several states.

Jan 08, 2019, 07:35 AM IST

Bharat Bhandh: West Bengal government, trade unions brace up for confrontation

Two-day nationwide general strike on January 8-9 has been called by ten major trade unions.

Jan 08, 2019, 06:39 AM IST

Bharat Bandh: Two-day strike by major trade unions from today; banking, transport services to be hit

The strike has been called by ten major trade unions to protest against the Narendra Modi government’s alleged anti-worker policies and unilateral labour reforms.

Jan 08, 2019, 06:14 AM IST

Farmers-workers rally in national capital demanding loan waiver, minimum wage of Rs 18,000

The 'Mazdoor Kishan Sangharsh Rally' was jointly organised by the CITU, AIKS and AIAWU.

Sep 05, 2018, 18:29 PM IST

Mazdoor Kisan Sangharsh Rally, Live Updates: Thousands march towards Parliament

The protest march is currently on its way to the Parliament.

Sep 05, 2018, 10:43 AM IST

What made farmers march to Mumbai in protest

This video brings to you a detail of farmer protest dated back to the month of March 2017. Watch how it led to a mass protest in Mumbai.

Mar 12, 2018, 22:59 PM IST

Long protest march of the framers ends: Maharashtra government agrees to the demands of farmers

After the long protest march of the framers, the Maharashtra government has agreed to the demands of the farmers.

Mar 12, 2018, 20:12 PM IST

Central Railway to run 2 special trains from Mumbai to send back agitating farmers

Earlier today, the agitating farmers met representatives of the Maharashtra government in Mumbai with a list of their demands.

Mar 12, 2018, 20:05 PM IST

5W1H: Know about demands of Maharashtra farmers

Indian farmers of Maharashtra marched to Mumbai demanding complete loan waiver. Their march is against the failure of the government, to deal with apathy.

Mar 12, 2018, 18:50 PM IST

Maharashtra government agrees to the demands of farmers

After the long protest march of the framers, the Maharashtra government has agreed to the demands of the farmers.

Mar 12, 2018, 18:20 PM IST

Farmers to protest outside Maharashtra Assembly on Monday

The farmers, under the aegis of the Left-affiliated AIKS, are demanding, among other things, proper implementation of the Maharashtra government's loan waiver scheme.

Mar 12, 2018, 00:04 AM IST

With demand for complete loan waiver, 30,000 agitated farmers to reach Mumbai today

The 180-km long foot march which began with the participation of about 12,000 farmers, has gathered the support of 30,000 people now, AIKS has claimed.

Mar 11, 2018, 10:31 AM IST

30,000 farmers hold anti-BJP rally in Maharashtra; Shiv Sena, MNS extend support

The protest march led by All India Kisan Sabha, which began on Tuesday, is expected to reach Mumbai on Sunday.

Mar 10, 2018, 19:19 PM IST

Farmers' outfits to hold 'first actual public hearing' on Land Bill

 The farmers' wing of CPI(M) along with other such outfits will next week hold the "first actual public hearing" on the contentious land acquisition Bill, which is also expected to be attended by some of the members of the joint parliamentary panel examining the legislation.

Jul 19, 2015, 14:32 PM IST

AIKS condemns Gujarat govt`s decision to evict Sikh farmers

All India Kisan Sabha (AIKS) condemned Narendra Modi government`s decision to evict 5,000 Sikh farmers from Bhuj and said it showcases "anti-farmer and pro-corporate stance" of the Chief Minister.

Sep 06, 2013, 00:12 AM IST