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Supreme Court
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Roads should not be blocked: Supreme Court

Justice Kaul observed, "We are not concerned, how you resolve this issue, whether politically, administratively or judicially. We have said this before that roads should not be blocked."
farm big bank lending
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Punjab govt to bring another Bill to negate 3 central farm laws

The Bill seeks to amend the Civil Procedure Code and replace The Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act; The Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Act; and Essential Commodities (Amendment) Act.
Ghazipur Border
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Newsletter by all-women team on farmers’ agitation launched

Adding that she wanted ‘Karti Dharti’ to be a print edition and not a digital one owing to the reader base being targetted, Toor says, “You will see most women in Punjab still reading established Punjabi newspapers and not really going in for news distributed through digital or social media platforms.”
Mahapanchayat
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Farmers’ mahapanchayat begins in UP’s Bijnor

Earlier, mahapanchayats had taken place in Muzaffarnagar, Mathura and Baghpat districts, with each such congregation witnessing a turnout of thousands of people and resolving to extend support to the ongoing stir at the Delhi's borders.
Red Fort Farmers
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Farmers’ demonstrations in Delhi turn violent as protester clash with the police

Violence broke out in Delhi on Republic Day as protesters in farmers' tractor rally marched into the national capital, breaking barricades and clashing with the police. The Delhi Police resorted to tear gas shells and lathi-charge to contain the situation. Deviating from the designated route, a section of farmers entered the Red Fort and hoisted flags
Rahul Gandhi
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Who is he? Is he my professor: Rahul Gandhi on JP Nadda

“In Bhatta Parsaul, Naddaji was not there. Even during the Land Acquisition time, neither Naddaji and nor Modiji was there. Rahul Gandhi was there. When it was the matter of lands of farmers, Congress was standing there. When it was the matter of waiving off farmers loan, Congress was standing there,”
narendra singh tomar
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Ready for any alternative to law repeal demand, Tomar to farmers

Tomar, who is leading the negotiations on behalf of the government, has repeatedly reiterated that whatever provisions would be appropriate in the interests of the farmers of the country, the Modi government would consider including them in the new farm laws.
Kisan Union Leader
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Ninth round of govt-farmers talks underway

Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar, Railways, Commerce and Food Minister Piyush Goyal and Minister of State for Commerce Som Parkash, who is an MP from Punjab, are holding the talks with the representatives of around 40 farmer unions at the Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi.
Amarinder Singh
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Punjab CM appeals to farmers not to damage mobile towers

Amarinder Singh pointed out that the prolonged economic crisis, which would be aggravated as a result of telecom service disruption in the state, would have a trigger-effect on the agriculture sector, as well as the farming community too.
Bhupinder Singh Hooda
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Bhupinder Singh Hooda: Govt should call a Parliamentary session and discuss these reforms

Farmers protesting against the Centre's agricultural sector laws have called a "Bharat Bandh" today after several rounds of talks with the government over the new farm laws remained inconclusive. Farmer unions on Friday decided to intensify their agitation against the farm laws stating that they were not satisfied with amendments to the agricultural legislations being proposed by the government.