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SC refuses to entertain petitions related to violence during farmers’ tractor rally on R-Day

The Supreme Court on Wednesday clarified that it will not entertain a batch of petitions demanding a probe into the violence that erupted in the national capital during the farmers’ tractor rally on Republic Day. The court meanwhile gave the liberty to the petitioners to approach the Union government with a representation. The bench headed...

Two farmer unions leave protest over violence during tractor rally

Following the violence that erupted in the national capital during the farmers’ tractor rally, two farmer unions have left the ongoing agitation, clearly indicating a split between farmers protesting against the Centre’s farm laws. The two unions include Bharatiya Kisan Union (Bhanu) and All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee. Bharatiya Kisan Union president...

Deep Sidhu under police scanner for instigating violence during farmers’ tractor rally

Punjabi actor Deep Sidhu has been accused of instigating protesting farmers that resulted in widespread violence during the tractor rally in the national capital. There is national outrage over the hoisting of a religious flag at Red Fort on Republic Day—an incident during which Sidhu was present at the site. The actor has come under...

Farmers’ tractor rally turns violent, policemen attacked; one death reported

The farmers’ tractor rally that was supposed to be a peaceful march turned violent on Tuesday, with farmers deviating from the approved route, entering the national capital, breaking police barricades, damaging police and public vehicles, and attacking policemen who were deployed to control the crowd. In visuals from across the national capital, farmers could be...

Protesting farmers break barricades to enter Delhi for tractor rally

Protesting farmers at the Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur borders on Tuesday clashed with the Delhi Police and broke barricades to force their way into the national capital much ahead of the time granted by the police for their tractor rally. Notably, farmers have planned a massive tractor rally post the Republic Day parade for which...

Delhi Police allows farmers’ tractor rally with riders

In a major development, the Delhi Police on Sunday granted permission to the protesting farmers’ tractor rally planned on Republic Day. The police, however, imposed a number of riders on the rally. It also clarified that the permission was granted as a mark of respect for the farmers’ demand. The Delhi Police, during a press...

Talks between protesting farmers and Centre postponed by a day

The scheduled talks between the protesting farmers and the Centre that was supposed to be held today have been postponed by a day. Now, the tenth round of discussions will be held on Wednesday. “The government’s ministerial meeting with farmers unions will be held on January 20 at 2 pm at Vigyan Bhawan, instead of...

SC says Delhi Police will have to decide on tractor rally by protesting farmers on Jan 26

The Supreme Court on Monday said that the Delhi Police will have to take a call on the proposed tractor rally on Republic Day by protesting farmers as it is a matter of law and order. The Centre has moved the apex court through Delhi Police expressing apprehensions against the tractor rally on Republic Day...

Tractor rally on Jan 26 at Delhi border not Red Fort, clarifies farmer union

In what could be a major relief for security agencies and the Union government, the farmer leaders have clarified that the tractor rally scheduled on January 26 will take place on the Haryana-Delhi border. They have clarified that the agitating farmers have no plans to disrupt the Republic Day Parade at Red Fort. In an...