Wednesday, October 27, 2021


Telangana Govt ready to purchase entire black gram crop at MSP

He declared that the State government was ready to purchase black gram crop through the Telangana State Co-operative Marketing Federation (TS MarkFed).

Many keen on roof gardening: Niranjan Reddy

Hyderabad: Agriculture Minister S Niranjan Reddy said considering the welfare of farmers, the Centre should change its approach and take up the responsibility of...

Govt hikes paddy MSP by Rs 72/quintal to Rs 1,940 for 2021-22 crop year

The decision taken by the Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi will help farmers take a call on which kharif (summer) crop to grow.

Won’t allow biz over hunger; need law on MSP: Rakesh Tikait

He said what the farmers protesting against the new laws have highlighted is that there is no law on MSP, because of which traders loot them by buying crops at lower prices.

PM Modi appeals to farmers to end agitation against farm laws

On the farm sector and the ongoing protest, Modi said, "MSP was there. MSP is there. MSP will remain in the future. Affordable ration for the poor will continue. Mandis will be modernised".

Opposition MPs not allowed to meet farmers, will tell Speaker: Sule

The delegation members included Sule, DMK's Kanimozhi, Shiromani Akali Dal's Harsimrat Kaur Badal and TMC's Saugata Roy.

Farmers’ stir: Crowd swells at UP Gate, ‘excess force’ removed

Around 500 protesters stayed put at the UP Gate with more pouring in from western Uttar Pradesh in the night on the call of the BKU, an influential farmers' union in north India.

Maharashtra: Thousands of farmers to reach Mumbai for Jan 25 rally

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha, a pro-farmer body, has given a nationwide call for a struggle from January 23 to 26, including rallies to Raj Bhavans (governor houses) in states.

Govt-farmers talks hit roadblock; Unions threaten to intensify agitation

11th round talks could not even reach a decision on the next date for the meeting as the govt also hardened its position saying it is ready to meet again once the unions agree to discuss the suspension proposal

Union ministers start 11th round of talks with protesting farmer unions

The Centre had offered to put on hold the three laws for 12-18 months and also set up a joint committee to find solutions.

Sonia Gandhi says govt shown shocking insensitivity on farmers’ issue

Addressing a crucial meeting of the Congress Working Committee, she alleged that it was now abundantly clear that the three farm laws were prepared in haste.

Farmers’ tractor rally on R-Day: No headway at police-farmer unions meeting

Sources said police officers tried to convince the protesting farm unions to hold their tractor rally on the Kundli-Manesar-Palwal (KMP) Expressway instead of the Outer Ring Road, but in vain.

Niranjan Reddy blasts Centre over inaction on farm laws

Says no clarity in laws if FCI will procure agri produce in future

Don’t scrap paddy procurement centres: Congress

Suryapet: Nalgonda MP N Uttam Kumar Reddy on Monday urged the State government to reconsider its decision of scrapping paddy procurement centres in the...

Autocratic reforms with obstinacy

If the new farm laws are good for everybody, where was the need for secrecy and haste in passing them?

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