Farmers observe ‘Pagdi Sambhal Divas’ to protest farm laws: 10 key developments | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Further intensifying their agitation, the farmers on Tuesday observed ‘Pagdi Sambhal Divas’ at the Delhi borders in protest against the three central farm laws. The event, organised by Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), was inspired by the ‘Pagdi Sambhal Lehar’ of 1906. Here are the key developments of the day: 1. Donning traditional turbans … Read more

Over 1,500 telecom towers damaged in Punjab | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: More than 1,500 telecom towers in Punjab have been damaged by farmers protesting against the three farm laws, disrupting services in some pockets, sources said. Power supply to towers that relay telecom signals was snapped and cables cut in several parts of the state as farmers vented their anger on the infrastructure owned … Read more

PM Modi says farm laws were long-pending demand, SAD demands winter session of Parliament: Top developments | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: As the farmers’ protest entered the 23rd day on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi defended the three agri laws and said the legislations were brought as they were being demanded by political parties, experts and the farmers themselves. On the other side, the agitation affected traffic movement on Jaipur-Delhi highway for the sixth … Read more

Protesting farmers observe day-long hunger strike: Top 10 developments | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: As the farmers protest against the three agriculture laws entered the third week, representatives of more than two dozen farmers unions observed a day-long hunger strike on Monday. The unions claimed that demonstrations took place at several places across the country. Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal as well as several leaders of his … Read more

Centre’s talks with protesting farmers remain inconclusive, 4th round of talks on Thursday | India News – Times of India

Representatives of farmers’ organisations talk to the media after holding talks with Union ministers regarding the new farm laws, at Vigyan Bhavan in New Delhi on Tuesday NEW DELHI: Farmers’ agitation will continue as the talks between central government and representatives of farm unions on Tuesday ended inconclusively with a mere promise to meet again … Read more

For the second day, Punjab farmers march plough through barriers | India News – Times of India

CHANDIGARH/SONIPAT/AMBALA: For the second consecutive day on Friday, Punjab farmers marched through Haryana, breaking barricades as they faced water cannons and tear gas at various border points in many districts across the state. The Haryana police again sealed the borders with Punjab in Ambala for most of the day at Shambhu on NH-44 and Sadopur … Read more

Punjab farmers stock up for ‘Dilli Chalo’ | India News – Times of India

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh during a meeting with representatives of various farmers’ organizations (PTI) BATHINDA: After agreeing to allow passenger and freight trains to run till December 10, farmer groups of Punjab have started preparations for mobilising people for their proposed protest in Delhi on November 26 and 27. Activists are approaching villagers to persuade … Read more

Agitating farmers in Punjab allow train services to resume from November 23 | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Punjab farmers who are protesting against three new farm laws have decided to allow all the trains to resume service from Monday. The farmers’ unions said they will be lifting the blockade for 15 days during which the central government should hold talks, adding that the protests will resume if the government … Read more