• Firmly stand with farmers: Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee(13:34)

    New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) The national Working Group of All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee (AIKSCC)-- the union's highest decision making body -- on Thursday declared that it stands "firmly, resolutely and unwaveringly" in support of the ongoing farmers' protest, isolating itself from its convener V.M. Singh's announcement to quit the agitation.

How swift action of constable saved cop from sword attack (IANS Exclusive)
  • How swift action of constable saved cop from sword attack (IANS Exclusive)(13:26)
    By Zafar Abbas

    New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) He stood firm and looked straight in the eye of the old man in a turban who raised his sword above his head, ready to strike him, at the NH-24 on January 26. Delhi Police Sub-Inspector Dayachand's photo went viral where he is seen facing an angry protester with a raised sword.

NH-24, Chilla border opened for traffic
  • NH-24, Chilla border opened for traffic(12:08)

    New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) The Delhi-Noida Link Road via Chilla border reopened for traffic after 57 days after the Bharatiya Kisan Union's Bhanu faction announced its withdrawal from the farm protests against three contentious laws in the wake of the Republic Day violence.

Cong instigates farmers like CAA: Javadekar on Delhi violence
Delhi Police issues notice to farmer leader Darshanpal Singh
AAP blames BJP for violence on Republic Day
  • AAP blames BJP for violence on Republic Day(22:18)

    New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) A day after the farmers taking out tractor rally created ruckus, clashed with police personnel, damaged public properties and hoisted religious flag at historic Red Fort, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) which is one of those political outfits that stood in support of farmers since the beginning of protest condemned the incident.

Repeal farm laws in coming Parliament session: CPI-M
  • Repeal farm laws in coming Parliament session: CPI-M(22:04)

    New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) on Wednesday reiterated its demand for the repeal of the three contentious farm laws, while hitting out at the government over the violence during the farmers' tractor parade on Tuesday.

NSUI files complaint against Punjabi actor Deep Sidhu
  • NSUI files complaint against Punjabi actor Deep Sidhu(20:34)

    New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) A day after some protesting farmers hoisted a pennant at the Red Fort, the National Students Union of India (NSUI) - the Congress' student wing - on Wednesday demanded registration of a case against Punjabi actor Deep Sidhu over the violence in Delhi.

45 buses damaged in Jan 26 violence, says DTC
  • 45 buses damaged in Jan 26 violence, says DTC(19:50)

    New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) At least 45 Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses were damaged in the violence on Republic Day as section of farmers, who deviated from the agreed route for the tractor parade and entered the city, clashed with the police, an official said.

Deep Sidhu skipped NIA summons in SFJ case
  • Deep Sidhu skipped NIA summons in SFJ case(19:40)

    New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Punjabi actor and singer Deep Sidhu, who is accused of instigating the farmers to hoist a pennant on the Red Fort, did not appear before the National Investigation Agency (NIA) last week after he was summoned in connection with the Sikhs for Justice (SFJ) case, sources said on Wednesday.

Tractor rally violence: Plea in HC seeks removal of Delhi top cop
  • Tractor rally violence: Plea in HC seeks removal of Delhi top cop(19:14)

    New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) A petition has been filed in the Delhi High Court seeking removal of Delhi Police Commissioner S.N. Shrivastava from his post and punishment for police officials who failed to discharge their duty in controlling the agitating farmers.

Cong questions FIRs against farmers leaders and not Deep Sidhu
Protest has gone out of farmer leaders' control: Haryana CM
  • Protest has gone out of farmer leaders' control: Haryana CM(18:20)

    Chandigarh, Jan 27 (IANS) Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday condemned the violent incidents in New Delhi, especially at the Red Fort, and said the farmers' protest has now gone out of control of their leaders and has deviated from its direction.

Allahabad HC questions personal bonds sought from farmers
  • Allahabad HC questions personal bonds sought from farmers(17:58)

    Lucknow, Jan 27 (IANS) The Allahabad High Court has sought a response from the district administration in Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur on the "exorbitant" amount of personal bonds and sureties sought from farmers, to prevent them from participating in the ongoing farm protests.

AIKSCC convener V.M. Singh quits farmers' protest
  • AIKSCC convener V.M. Singh quits farmers' protest(17:56)

    New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee (AIKSCC) convener V.M. Singh on Wednesday announced to quit the ongoing farmers' protest - the first leader to distance himself from the agitation as it entered the 63rd day.

Violence at Red Fort insult, says Amarinder
  • Violence at Red Fort insult, says Amarinder(17:44)

    Chandigarh, Jan 27 (IANS) Deploring the Republic Day violence in Delhi, especially at the Red Fort, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday termed it an insult to the nation and said it had brought shame to the country and weakened the farmers' agitation.

R-Day violence: Plea in SC for probe by panel led by ex-Judge
Anti-social elements like Deep Sidhu damaged farmers' stir: SKM
  • Anti-social elements like Deep Sidhu damaged farmers' stir: SKM(16:46)

    New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Anti-social elements like actor-turned-farmer activist Deep Sidhu and others, along with the Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee played a role like a "torpedo" to sabotage the farmers' agitation, the Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) said on Wednesday.

Union Minister Prahlad visits Red Fort to assess 'damage'
  • Union Minister Prahlad visits Red Fort to assess 'damage'(14:56)

    New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) A day after the violence and chaos at the Red Fort during the 'tractor rally' by farmers, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Prahlad Singh Patel visited the 17th century monument on Wednesday afternoon to assess the "damage".

Farmer leaders hold meeting, say violence damaged their cause
  • Farmer leaders hold meeting, say violence damaged their cause(14:42)

    New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) The leaders of the Sanyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) have strongly condemned the incidents of violence at Red Fort on Republic Day in the national capital by a mob of farmers, protesting against the three farm laws enacted last year.

SP, BSP demand repeal of 3 new farm laws
  • SP, BSP demand repeal of 3 new farm laws(13:28)

    Lucknow, Jan 27 (IANS) A day after the violence in Delhi during the 'Tractor Rally' by protesting farmers, the Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party on Wednesday hit out at the central government and again demanded the repeal of three new central farm laws.

Gurugram police on alert after tractor rally violence in Delhi
Twitter suspends 300 accounts after tractor rally went violent
UP BJP MLA announces resignation over farmer unrest
  • UP BJP MLA announces resignation over farmer unrest(10:04)

    Lucknow, Jan 27 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA from the Meerapur Assembly seat in Muzaffarnagar, Avtar Singh Bhadana, has announced his resignation from the party protesting against the Centre's stand on the three farm laws.

BKU leader accuses Deep Sidhu of misleading farmers

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