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Railway cancels 25 trains, diverts seven over farmers protests in Punjab

Trains which have been diverted include the Delhi-Pathankot Superfast Express, Amritsar-New Delhi Shatabdi Express and the Amritsar-Sealdha Akal Takht Express.

Mar 05, 2019, 15:19 PM IST

Farmers block railway tracks in Amritsar, demand implementation of Swaminathan report

The agitated farmers sat to protest against the Amarinder Singh-led government for not implementing a complete loan-waiver.

Mar 05, 2019, 08:47 AM IST

Kisan long march kicks off a day after scheduled; thousands march towards Mumbai

Talks between farmer's outfits and Maharashtra government once again failed to yield any results.

Feb 21, 2019, 13:12 PM IST

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

Morning Breaking: Farmers protest against bullet train in Gujarat

Farmers from 29 villages in Navsari held a protest rally against bullet train. Around 2,000 protestors submitted the memorandum to an official in this regard.

Feb 07, 2019, 09:58 AM IST

Farmers end protest in Delhi-NCR over higher compensation, say 'will return if demands not met'

Hundreds of farmers had protested in Delhi-NCR demanding higher compensation for their acquired by the govt.

Feb 02, 2019, 20:13 PM IST

Ove 1500 farmers tie their hands in symbolic protest at DND

  Hundreds of farmers from Uttar Pradesh stayed put near the DND flyway, at the junction of Noida and Delhi, on Saturday demanding enhanced compensation in lieu of their land acquired before 2013.

Feb 02, 2019, 15:07 PM IST

Farmers protest for the 2nd day on DND flyway

Farmers who arrived at the Delhi border from UP are still on one side of DND protesting for 4 times increase in the compensation of their lands. Traffic is currently running on the DND. The Farmers wanted to go ahead till the prime minister's house. However, the Delhi Police stopped him on DND.

Feb 02, 2019, 12:30 PM IST

Watch: Daily News and Analysis with Sudhir Chaudhary, 1st Jan, 2019

Watch the complete segment of DNA with Sudhir Chaudhary, 1st Jan, 2019. This segment of DNA brings to you analysis of top news of the day.

Jan 02, 2019, 07:18 AM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, 1st January, 2019

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Jan 01, 2019, 21:44 PM IST

PM Modi calls Congress’s decision to waive farm loans a ‘political stunt’

PM Modi said that farm loan waivers should be "definitely done" if it helps but that was not a long-term solution to the problem of farmer distress.

Jan 01, 2019, 20:50 PM IST

Thousands of farmers march towards Parliament; 3,500 cops deployed

The farmers began their march to Parliament Street on Friday amid heavy policy deployment, to press for their demands, including debt relief and remunerative prices for their produce.

Nov 30, 2018, 11:51 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

Maharashtra: Farmers continue march, to meet Devendra Fadnavis

Over 20,000 farmers, marching from Thane to Mumbai, demanding state's support on several issues including compensation for drought and loan waiver reached Dadar on Thursday morning. 

Nov 22, 2018, 09:36 AM IST

20,000 farmers march to Mumbai demanding loan waiver, drought compensation

The march will conclude at Mumbai's Azad Maidan on Thursday where farmers will stage an indefinite sit-in till demands are met.

Nov 21, 2018, 12:01 PM IST

Kisan Kranti Padyatra: Delhi Police issues special traffic advisory; Follow these routes

Follow these routes to avoid any traffic snarls. 

Oct 03, 2018, 07:40 AM IST

Farmers' protest: Rapid Action Force at UP-Delhi border, Ghaziabad schools to remain shut

The farmers were protesting against the unfriendly policies of the Modi government and wanted to remind it of its promises made to the farmers.

Oct 02, 2018, 21:04 PM IST