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From Delhi’s Boat Club To Ghazipur Border; From Father Tikait To The Son
From Delhi’s Boat Club To Ghazipur Border; From Father Tikait To The Son
Jan 30, 2021

The Tikaits were from a non-descriptive village Sisauli in the then Muzaffarnagar district – the Jat hinterland in Western Uttar Pradesh.

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Tractor As New Symbol Of Mass Protest: Iconic Images And Props Of Dissent
Tractor As New Symbol Of Mass Protest: Iconic Images And Props Of Dissent
Jan 29, 2021

The tractor became a representation of possible exploitation, depravity, frustration, and anger among the millions, who till the land to feed a nation

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Farmers Stay Put At Ghaziabad Protest Site
Farmers Stay Put At Ghaziabad Protest Site
Jan 29, 2021

Led by Rakesh Tikait, hundreds of BKU members are staying put in the open at UP Gate since November 28.

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No Parliament March But Protests To Continue, Say Farmer Leaders
No Parliament March But Protests To Continue, Say Farmer Leaders
Jan 28, 2021

Nationwide public meetings are scheduled and a fast will also be organised at all protest sites on Saturday to mark the death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.

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Government Urges Farmers To Join PMFBY Crop Insurance Scheme
Government Urges Farmers To Join PMFBY Crop Insurance Scheme
Jan 28, 2021

Claims worth Rs 90,000 crores have already been paid out under the insurance, according to a statement from the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare.

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Paddy Procured Till Tuesday Registers Increase Of 20.28% Over Last Year
Paddy Procured Till Tuesday Registers Increase Of 20.28% Over Last Year
Jan 27, 2021

About 84.73 lakh farmers have benefitted from the ongoing KMS procurement operations with MSP value of Rs. 1,10,965.89 crores

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Farmers’ Protests And Budget 2021: Great Expectations From Modi Government
Farmers’ Protests And Budget 2021: Great Expectations From Modi Government
Jan 27, 2021

Farmers complain that the government's cash subsidies Rs 6,000 a year, is not enough to finance their purchases of farm inputs

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WTO Report Supports Narendra Modi’s Farm Laws
WTO Report Supports Narendra Modi’s Farm Laws
Jan 21, 2021

The Indian laws aim to protect and empower farmers, stated the report, in a manner so that they can engage with the various stakeholders

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State-Owned CCI Force Pvt Traders To Pay Higher Prices To Cotton Farmers?
State-Owned CCI Force Pvt Traders To Pay Higher Prices To Cotton Farmers?
Jan 21, 2021

Approximately 80 per cent of the new arrivals were mopped by the CCI in the first three months of the season, which implied translated into purchases of 27.5 lakh quintal.

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IMF, LSE Studies Differ On Benefits From Modi Government Farm Reforms
IMF, LSE Studies Differ On Benefits From Modi Government Farm Reforms
Jan 21, 2021

The IMF feels that the effects largely depend on how the government implements the laws.

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