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Bhartiya Kisan Union

They pelted stones: Delhi Police defend actions against protesting farmers

At least 70,000 farmers from Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab and Haryana staged the Kisan Kranti Padyatra, which concluded at the Rajghat. 

Oct 02, 2018, 18:21 PM IST

Farmers to continue protest at Delhi-UP border despite talks with Rajnath Singh

Farmers say that only seven of their eleven demands have been agreed to while some of the main demands have been left out.

Oct 02, 2018, 17:38 PM IST

Farmers perform 'shavasana' in Uttar Pradesh to protest govt policies

Farmers under the banner of the Bhartiya Kisan Union performed 'shavasana' on the Lucknow-Barabanki Highway.

Jun 21, 2017, 14:34 PM IST

Punjab farmers, SAD-BJP activists hold protests across Punjab

"All seven farmer organisations held dharnas outside the offices of all the deputy commissioners in the state in support of their demands.

Jun 12, 2017, 15:11 PM IST

Anger brewing among UP potato farmers

Anger is brewing among farmers in this district on multiple scores including the issue of non-remunerative prices for potato and the longstanding dispute with farmers in bordering Haryana over some farmlands.

Jun 11, 2017, 19:54 PM IST

Brother of Bhartiya Kisan Union leader shot at, hospitalised

45-year-old Yogender was injured in the attack last evening and has been hospitalised.

Jun 08, 2017, 14:05 PM IST

Punjab farmers set to resume their protests from November 4-6

Several farmers' unions, including Bhartiya Kisan Union (Ekta) and farm labourers, on Monday announced that they will resume their agitation from November 4 to 6 in support of their demands, including compensation for crop damage.

Nov 02, 2015, 15:30 PM IST

Farmers protests in Pb; threaten nation-wide stir

 A group of farmers under the banners of Kisan Sabha and Bhartiya Kisan Union today held a protest here against the Centre to pitch for their demands and threatened to launch a nation-wide stir in October, if they were not met.

Jul 28, 2015, 06:24 AM IST

BKU slams Radha Mohan Singh for his reasons of farmers' suicide

Farmers' unions on Saturday slammed Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh over his remark on the reasons of farmers committing suicides in the country and asked him to withdraw his observations immediately.

Jul 25, 2015, 12:51 PM IST

Bhartiya Kisan Union demands DND Flyway to be made toll-free

Bhartiya Kisan Union to stage a protest at the DND Flyway to demand making the expressway toll-free, reports.

Jul 09, 2015, 12:35 PM IST

Faced with protest Union Minister loses Sanjeev Balyan cool

Union Minister Sanjeev Balyan allegedly lost his cool at a 'Kisan Mahapanchayat' in the district when a farmers' leader started protesting at the venue, saying he knew on whose provocation the leader had come.

Apr 11, 2015, 19:08 PM IST

BKU seeks President's intervention in land bill

Farmers, protesting against the Land Acquisition Bill for the last four days at Jantar Mantar here, on Saturday called off their agitation after seeking President Pranab Mukherjee's intervention to stall Centre's move.

Mar 22, 2015, 01:18 AM IST

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.

Nov 15, 2014, 15:06 PM IST

BKU to launch stir over low sugar cane price in UP

Muzaffarnagar: Bhartiya Kisan Union Friday threatened to launch an agitation against low sugarcane prices in the state.

Nov 14, 2014, 13:44 PM IST

Bungalow row: RLD chief Ajit Singh's ​supporters clash with police

RLD chief Ajit Singh's supporters on Thursday clashed with police over the move to evict him from government residence in Delhi even as the Centre rejected his demand that the house be converted in

Sep 19, 2014, 00:45 AM IST

Muzaffarnagar riots: Case filed against 11 RLD, BKU leaders

The district authorities have filed a case against 11 Rashtriya Lok Dal and Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) leaders in a local court for violating prohibitory orders during last year`s Muzaffarnagar riots.

Jul 01, 2014, 16:55 PM IST

BKU activists not to contest Lok Sabha polls

The Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) on Friday said that its activists will not contest the upcoming Lok Sabha polls and those willing to do so should leave the outfit.

Feb 07, 2014, 13:53 PM IST

BKU activists booked for blocking highways

Hundreds of Bhartiya Kisan Union activists have been booked for blocking the Delhi-Dehradun National Highway and other state highways on December 5.

Dec 07, 2013, 15:23 PM IST

Sugarcane farmers begins indefinite fast in UP

Over two dozen sugarcane farmers associated with the Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) on Tuesday began an indefinite fast at Nasiruddin Mauji Bhawan, housing several government offices, here to press for their demand of earliest opening of sugar factories.

Nov 26, 2013, 18:54 PM IST

Clean Yamuna march to Delhi to begin Friday

It`s yet another bid to draw attention to a dying and polluted river that not just sustains life in the Braj region but is also a heritage treasure and a religious symbol for millions of Indians.

Feb 28, 2013, 12:55 PM IST