#Farm Laws

1 day ago.Haryana, India
Nodeep Kaur was arrested on January 12. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@meenaharris)

  • Nodeep Kaur was arrested for allegedly gheraoing an industrial unit and demanding money rom a company in Sonipat
  • She was at a labourers' protest on January 12, which coincided with then ongoing farmers' protest
  • The Dalit activist's counsel has claimed that Kour was "falsely implicated" in the cases

3 days ago.Sikar, Rajasthan, India
Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) spokesperson Rakesh Tikait said farmers will gherao Parliament if the government will not repeal the farm laws. (PTI File Photo)

  • "This time 40 lakh tractors will be there instead of four lakh tractors," Tikait said
  • Tikait was addressing a mahapanchayat of United Kisan Morcha in Rajasthan's Sikar on Tueday
  • If the Centre won't repeal the farm laws, farmers will demolish the godown of big companies: Rakesh Tikait

4 days ago.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The Delhi Police Special Cell called Punjabi actor-activist Deep Sidhu a "prominent player" behind the violence at Red Fort. (Photo Credit: Facebook/@DeepSidhu)

  • Punjabi actor-turned activist Deep Sidhu was sent to a 14-day judicial custody
  • He was arrested on February 9 by the Delhi Police's Special Cell from the Karnal Bypass
  • A day later, Iqbal Singh, who was wanted by the Delhi Police in the same case, was arrested from Punjab's Hoshiarpur

4 days ago.New Delhi, Delhi, India
A Delhi Court granted bail to climate activist Disha Ravi, who was arrested in 'Toolkit' case. (PTI File Photo)

  • Ravi has been granted bail on furnishing a bail bond of Rs 100,000 with two sureties of like amount
  • Ravi was arrested from Bengaluru on Febraury 14
  • Ravi is alleged of helping edit a so-called toolkit

20 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Climate activist Disha Ravi being produced at Patiala Court in connection with ' Greta Thunberg toolkit case' in New Delhi. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Delhi Police that the farmers' protest toolkit got leaked on social media
  • Disha Ravi has been in judicial custody since February 14
  • Delhi's Patiala House Court has reserved its order for Tuesday on Ravi's bail application

18 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The farmers are protesting against Centre's farm laws since November last year. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • The 'Rail Roko’ demonstration was held from 12 noon to 4 pm on Thursday
  • The andolan was led by Bharatiya Kisan Union
  • Protesters showered flower petals and distributed sweets among police officials in Modinagar

18 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait on Thursday made clear that farmers will not harvest crops until their demands are met. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Rakesh Tikait said that if Centre did not address farmers' concerns their tractors would roll into West Bengal
  • West Bengal elections are due in April
  • Farmers have been protesting for the past three months demanding the repeal of new farm laws

18 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
armers perform 'puja' on the occasion of Basant Panchami during their agitation over new farm laws, at Ghazipur border, in New Delhi. (PTI Photo)

  • The 'rail roko' will be held across India from 12 pm to 4 pm
  • The blockade of railways comes as the third major demonstration by farmers
  • Ahead of 'rail roko', several trains have been diverted, while many have been cancelled in Punjab

16 Feburary
Farmers have been sitting at Delhi borders for 83 days on the trot. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • British MP Claudia Webbe voiced her opinion in support of the farmers' protest
  • The Indian High Commission wrote an open letter, inviting her to convey any apprehensions she had directly
  • The commission said the farm refoms have been analysed by experts and will benefit farmers

16 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Members of various social organisation display placards and raise slogans during a protest against the arrest of climate activist Disha Ravi, in Bengaluru. (PTI Photo)

  • Nikita Jacob told the Delhi Police that creating an informational kit for an ongoing movement was "natural and perfectly legal"
  • "No weapons, no violence, no mention of anything remotely violent in the toolkit or any of our communication," Jacob said
  • Jacob and Beed engineer Shantanu Muluk are facing non-bailable warrants