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Top 25: Watch top 25 news headlines of today, 21 February, 2019

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Feb 21, 2019, 11:50 AM IST

Top 25: Watch top 25 news headlines of today, 21 February, 2019

This segment of Zee News brings top news headlines of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of today.

Feb 21, 2019, 10:08 AM IST

Maharashtra farmers protest: Large number of farmers reach Nashik, march to Mumbai from today

A large number of farmers gathered in Nashik, march to Mumbai from today. march is set to end on February 27 at the state Legislative Assembly in Mumbai.

Feb 21, 2019, 09:46 AM IST

Ayodhya nahi, karz maafi chahiye: Farmers' chant echo during Kisan Mukti March in Delhi

Thousands of families marched in Delhi hoping to make themselves heard in the power centre of the nation. 

Nov 30, 2018, 07:18 AM IST

India's agrarian crisis: Why are our farmers angry?

The brewing agrarian crisis has led to over 3 lakh farmers committing suicide in India between 1995 and 2015.

Nov 29, 2018, 14:42 PM IST

Why are our famer's angry? India's agrarian crisis

The brewing agrarian crisis has led to over 3 lakh farmers committing suicide in India between 1995 and 2015.

Nov 29, 2018, 14:42 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi doesn't know difference between paddy and wheat: Union Minister

The Union Minister of State for Agriculture claimed that farmers were getting the right price for their produce and this had strengthened the agricultural sector.

Oct 08, 2018, 08:26 AM 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

Mumbai may face massive milk crisis from July 16

Farmers are demanding that the MSP for milk be raised.

Jul 06, 2018, 19:41 PM IST

As farmers' agitation grows, Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar calls it a non-issue

Khattar's statement comes at a time when farmers across the country are on a 10-day strike to press their demands, including loan waiver and right price for crops.

Jun 02, 2018, 11:00 AM IST

Farmer protest in Jaipur turns violent, police resort to lathi charge

Farmers in states like Rajasthan, MP, UP and Haryana have been demanding a number of provisions including implementation of minimum income guarantee scheme and loan waivers.

Jun 01, 2018, 16:46 PM IST

While farmers starve to death, BJP, Congress staging drama over fast: Shiv Sena

Shiv Sena in its editorial mouthpiece Saamna hit out at both the parties over the photographs that went viral in which politicians could be seen eating while claiming that they were on fast.

Apr 14, 2018, 14:14 PM IST

Tamil Nadu farmers partially bury themselves in sand demanding formation of Cauvery Management Board - Video

The farmers have been vociferously demanding the formation of the Cauvery Management Board.

Apr 06, 2018, 12:34 PM 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

Potatoes dumped in Lucknow: Four policemen including Sub Inspector suspended

Four policemen including a Sub Inspector were on Saturday suspended in connection with the potatoes dumped outside Uttar Pradesh Assembly building.

Jan 07, 2018, 00:33 AM IST

Quintals of potatoes thrown at CM Yogi Adityanath's house in Lucknow

The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh faced an embarrassing situation on Saturday as quintals of potatoes were thrown by the farmers in front of the Vidhan Sabha building and outside Chief Minister`s residence.

Jan 06, 2018, 17:08 PM IST

Train travels 160 kms in wrong direction, leaves 1,500 farmers on board stranded

The farmers were travelling from Delhi to Maharashtra after attending a protest demanding waiver on bad debt.

Nov 22, 2017, 18:44 PM IST

Rajasthan: Farmers' bodies call for shutdown in 45,000 villages on July 9

Several states including Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Punjab have waived farmers' loans.

Jun 22, 2017, 18:06 PM IST

Eggs hurled at Union Agriculture Minister's vehicle; 5 arrested

The incident took place when the union minister left the state guest house and was on his way to attend a programme on "Sabka Sath Sabka Bikas" in Jatani.

Jun 10, 2017, 15:38 PM IST

Mandsaur violence: Madhya Pradesh IG accepts police fired at farmers during protest

A day after Madhya Pradesh Home Minister denied reports of firing by local police on agitating farmers in Mandsaur, the IG (Law and Order) Makrand Devaskar admitted that police resorted to firing to gain control of the rioting mob during the protest at the Madhya Pradesh. 

Jun 07, 2017, 23:50 PM IST