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Nadigar Sangam's decision in support of TN Farmers
For more than a month now a large group of farmers from Tamil Nadu have been relentlessly protesting in Jantar Mantar of New Delhi to attract the attention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Union Governments towards there various demands including the ...
 India Glitz4 days ago
TN farmers' protest catches fancy of other protesters
The farmers from Tamil Nadu protesting at Jantar Mantar here may not have succeeded so far in getting an audience with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, but their unique ways of highlighting their plight have caught the fancy of other protesters at the venue.
 DNA1 week ago
India Today
To get an audience from Narendra Modi, Tamil Nadu farmers dress as women
A group of Tamil Nadu farmers has been holding protests at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi. On the 32nd day of their protest, they dressed as women to get Prime Minister Narendra Modi's attention and an audience. Shalini Lobo | Edited by Prabhash K Dutta ...
 India Today2 weeks ago
Sahara Samay English
Failed to hand over memorandum to PM Modi, TN farmers strip in front of PMO
Some Tamil Nadu farmers, protesting at Jantar Mantar here for over three weeks demanding waiver of their loans, on Monday stripped outside the Prime Minister's Office after they were not allowed to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Some of them rolled on the ...
 Sahara Samay English2 weeks ago
TN farmers strip outside Prime Minister Office
Farmers from Tamil Nadu, who were protesting in Jantar Mantar from past few days, had stripped outside the Prime Ministers office in North Block, New Delhi. They were protesting against farmer suicides, and demand relief package from central government. The ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago
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Tamil Nadu farmers strip outside PMO in protest
New Delhi: Some Tamil Nadu farmers, protesting at Jantar Mantar here for over three weeks demanding waiver of their loans, on Monday stripped outside the Prime Minister's Office after they were not allowed to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Some of them ...
 Sify2 weeks ago
Farm loan waiver: After cooperative banks, farmers demand waiver of loans from nationalised banks
The farmers at Jantar Mantar agree that the UP government has taken a good decision but, their concern is who will bear the cost of Rs 36,000 crore. Shalini Lobo | Posted by Sonalee Borgohain Shalini.Lobo@aajtak.com New Delhi, April 5, 2017 | UPDATED 02:46 ...
 India Today3 weeks ago
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Who is behind TN farmers' protest?
While a lot of TN farmers are indeed in a very bad condition, the agitation at Jantar Mantar doesn't seem to be apolitical, says Sudhir Bisht. A group of farmers from Tamil Nadu has been protesting at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi for the past several days, demanding a loan waiver from the central government. Media reports showed some of them wearing a 'garland of skulls', apparently of their brethren who committed suicide in Tiruchirappalli, Karur and Thanjavur districts of Tamil Nadu. I ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago
India Today
Will slit our throats at Jantar Mantar, if government takes no action: Protesting Tamil Nadu farmers
The Tamil Nadu farmers protesting at Jantar Mantar continue to raise their voices against the Modi government. 22 days have passed by and the gathering of farmers is growing with support pouring in from farmers across the nation. The Bharati Kisan Union ...
 India Today3 weeks ago
BKU offers support to TN farmers protesting at Jantar Mantar
The Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) led by Balbir Singh Rajewal today offered its support to Tamil Nadu farmers protesting at the Jantar Mantar here.
 DNA3 weeks ago
Skull protest by Tamil Nadu farmers enters 22nd day: All you need to know
The protesting farmers at Jantar Mantar want the Centre to announce a drought relief package. More than 100 farmers have reportedly committed suicide in Tamil Nadu's Cauvery belt in the wake of drought conditions.
 India Today3 weeks ago
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How the Tamil media is covering farmers' protest in New Delhi
100 farmers from Tamil Nadu are camping out in Jantar Mantar demanding that the government take note of their plight. As the state faces a severe drought, crops have been failing and more than 200 farmers have committed suicide. Although largely ignored by ...
 Sify3 weeks ago
Rediff.com
DMK's Stalin joins protesting farmers at Jantar Mantar
DMK President Stalin joined Tamil Nadu farmers today who are protesting at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi. Farmers belonging to the Cauvery belt in Tamil Nadu are protesting here demanding a drought relief package of Rs 40,000 crore from the Centre, farm loan waiver and setting up of Cauvery Management Board.Yesterday, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi met the farmers who are are protesting in New Delhi for the 18th day in a row.Gandhi accused the Modi-led government of being anti-poor and ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago
Tamil Nadu farmers: How monsoon, politics and note ban brought skull protest to Jantar Mantar
As Tamil Nadu farmers' skull protest at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi enters 11th day, here's all you need to know about this uncanny agitation. Prabhash K Dutta | Posted by Ashna Kumar Prabhash.Kumar@intoday.com New Delhi, March 31, 2017 | UPDATED 19:57 IST A ...
 India Today4 weeks ago
India Today
Rahul Gandhi meets skull protesters at Jantar Mantar, says PM Modi doesn't have time for farmers
Rahul Gandhi accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of neglecting the farmers. The farmers belonging to Cauvery belt are protesting at Jantar Mantar since March 21 demanding a relief package of Rs 40,000 crore.
 India Today4 weeks ago
Rediff.com
It's PM's duty to hear our farmers' problems: Rahul
Congress VP Rahul Gandhi meets Tamil Nadu farmers protesting over drought relief funds at Jantar Mantar in Delhi. Rahul said that the PM had given debt relief to the richest people in the country, but not for people who have built this country -- the farmers. Inki (TN farmers) awaaz na Hindustan ki sarkar aur na hi PM ko sunayi deti hai. PM ki zimedaari hai ki inki baat sunein.  The protest by farmers from Tamil Nadu at the Jantar Mantar entered its 18th day today. Protestors said that ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago
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Rahul may meet protesting TN farmers at Jantar Mantar today
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi may meet protesting farmers from Tamil Nadu at Jantar Mantar at 11.30 am today. At least 170 farmers from Tamil Nadu, carrying skulls of those who have committed suicide, have been staging a protest in the national capital demanding that the Centre announce a drought relief package and loan waiver for them.This is what they want.  ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago
Jallikattu 2.0: Students agitate in Tamil Nadu in solidarity with farmers' Jantar Mantar skull protest
Tamil Nadu students are protesting in support for drought-hit farmers' stir and against hydrocarbon extraction. 2 Students are calling the protests 'Jallikattu 2.0' in reference to the non-violent protests for Jallikattu. 3 Students from Madurai were the ...
 India Today4 weeks ago
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DMK's Stalin meets protesting TN farmers, demands loan waiver
Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam working president M K Stalin on Saturday visited the protesting Tamil Nadu farmers at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi, and demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi waive off their loans like he promised in Uttar Pradesh during the recent assembly polls there. TN farmers bring skulls to Delhi to focus on drought havoc Leaders from Tamil Nadu cutting across the political spectrum have offered their support to the state's farmers who have been protesting at Jantar Mantar ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago
Stalin demands loan waiver for Tamil Nadu farmers
DMK working president M K Stalin today visited the protesting Tamil Nadu farmers at Jantar Mantar here, and demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi waive their loans like he promised in Uttar Pradesh during the recent Assembly polls there. Leaders from ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago
M K Stalin demands loan waiver for Tamil Nadu farmers
DMK working president M K Stalin today visited the protesting Tamil Nadu farmers at Jantar Mantar here, and demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi waive off their loans like he promised in Uttar Pradesh during the recent Assembly polls there. Leaders from ...
 Zee News4 weeks ago
Stalin meets for Tamil Nadu farmers protesting in Delhi, demands loan waiver
DMK working president MK Stalin on Saturday visited the protesting Tamil Nadu farmers at Jantar Mantar, and demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi waive off their loans like he promised in Uttar Pradesh during the recent Assembly polls. The post Stalin ...
 First Post.com4 weeks ago
DNA
Rahul joins TN farmers at Jantar Mantar
First time since facing rout in UP elections, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi returned to action. Without making any announcement, he headed to Jantar Mantar to sit with drought hit farmers of Tamil Nadu, who are holding up at Hyde Park, just a kilometre ...
 DNA4 weeks ago
Rediff.com
Protesting Tamil Nadu farmers meet President Mukherjee
A delegation of Tamil Nadu farmers protesting at Jantar Mantar, today met President Pranab Mukherjee and put forth their demands, including waiver of farms loans and drought relief package.The farmers delegation headed by P Ayyakannu along with Tamil Manila Congress president G K Vasan, who offered his support to the farmers at Jantar Mantar in the morning, met the president and submitted a memorandum in this regard.At Jantar Mantar, Tamil youngsters residing in the national capital thronged to ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Tamil Nadu farmers and Bharatiya Kisan Manch raise united demands for farmers at Jantar Mantar
Today a large number of people gathered at Jantar Mantar including farmers from Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Punjab. Many young faces also came out today - college students belonging to the Tamil community.
 India Today1 month ago
First Post.com
Tamil Nadu farmers protest in Delhi: Desperate to be heard, agitators turn to the macabre
Close to 80-odd farmer from Tamil Nadu are protesting at Delhi's Jantar Mantar, using skulls and bones of the farmers that committed suicide in their state. The post Tamil Nadu farmers protest in Delhi: Desperate to be heard, agitators turn to the macabre ...
 First Post.com1 month ago
India Today
Delhi: MDMK general secretary Vaiko spends a day protesting with Tamil Nadu farmers at Jantar Mantar
The Tamil Nadu farmers are at Jantar Mantar protesting with the skulls, which they claim are of their fellow farmers who have committed suicides. Their unique and sad way to protest continues with ropes around their necks warning that they will take the ...
 India Today1 month ago
Two TN farmers climb tree in protest
Two Tamil Nadu farmers allegedly climbed a tree during their ongoing protest at Jantar Mantar here demanding that the Centre declare a drought relief package and loan waiver for peasants from the southern state. The Drought-hit peasants have been protesting ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
Tamil Nadu farmers soldier on with skull protest in Delhi's heat even as government turns deaf ear
For nearly a fortnight now, drought-hit farmers have been camping at Jantar Mantar with skulls they say are of farmers who committed suicide. Anand Patel | Edited by Dev Goswami anand.patel@aajtak.com New Delhi, March 25, 2017 | UPDATED 21:40 IST A +A - ...
 India Today1 month ago
DNA
TN farmers to protest until all demands met
The 80-odd men who are protesting with skulls at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi have decided to continue their protest after a central team recommended 'partly' assistance of Rs 2,096.80 crore as drought relief. The skulls, the protesters say, are the remains of ...
 DNA1 month ago
Delegation of TN farmers protesting in Delhi meets Jaitley
Representatives of Tamil Nadu farmers protesting at Jantar Mantar here met Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today and put forth their demands.
 DNA1 month ago
DNA
Congress turns up heat against government on farmers' suicide
Referring to the suicides by farmers, Venugopal said a group of farmers from Tamil Nadu were protesting at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi with the 'skulls' of those who had committed suicide.
 DNA1 month ago
Tamil Nadu farmers vow to continue protest at Jantar Mantar
More than 150 farmers from Tamil Nadu have staged a protest in the national capital, demanding that the Centre declare a drought relief package and loan waiver for peasants from the southern state.
 DNA1 month ago
India Today
Noida: Home buyers protest against Jaypee Group for not delivering flats
Protesting against the false promises made to them, buyers of the Jaypee homes staged a protest at Jantar Mantar on Sunday.
 India Today2 months ago
Farmers cover mouth with black cloth and stage demo
Extending support to farmers who had agitated in Delhi in support of their demands, about 200 farmers demonstrated before the Collectorate here today, seeking immediate solutions to the grievances. Covering their mouth with pieces of black cloth, they raised ...
 Business Standard4 days ago
DNA
Ayyakannu, behind TN farmers' protest, to stay put until demands are met
Ayyakannu who has a number of tricks up his sleeves to keep the media engaged, has now succeeded in getting national attention after camping for over a month at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.
 DNA2 weeks ago
Tamil Nadu farmers strip infront of PM's office
Resorting to dramatic forms of protest, a group of Tamil Nadu farmers today stripped near South Block here to press for their demands of loan waiver and drought-relief package. The farmers have been protesting at the Jantar Mantar in the national capital ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
Asia Net India
Tamil Nadu farmers strip in front of PMs office
Resorting to dramatic forms of protest, a group of Tamil Nadu farmers on Monday stripped near South Block here to press for their demands of loan waiver and drought-relief package. The farmers have been protesting at the Jantar Mantar in the national capital ...
 Asia Net India2 weeks ago
Kerala woman protests in Delhi for CBI probe into Jaya death
Her screams in broken English is ignored by many, as is her protest itself, but Pooja Nair believes her demand for a CBI probe into the death of former Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa would be met. Pooja, who claims to be in her 20s, calls herself a ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago
DMK's Stalin demands loan waiver for Tamil Nadu farmers
He visited the protesting Tamil Nadu farmers at Jantar Mantar today
 Business Standard4 weeks ago
Rediff.com
Rahul meets protesting TN farmers, slams PM
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Friday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of ‘disrespecting’ the drought-hit farmers of Tamil Nadu by not initiating talks with them over their demands for relief package. He made the remarks during a visit to Jantar Mantar to express solidarity with the farmers from the southern state who are protesting in New Delhi for the 18th day in a row. Gandhi also accused the Modi-led government of being ‘anti-poor and anti-farmer’ ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago
PM 'disrespecting' drought-hit farmers of TN: Rahul
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "disrespecting" the drought-hit farmers of Tamil Nadu by not initiating talks with them over their demands for relief package. He made the remarks during a visit to Jantar ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago
Sify
Stalin demands loan waiver for TN farmers
New Delhi - DMK Treasurer and acting President M.K. Stalin on Saturday met farmers from Tamil Nadu who are protesting in the national capital for drought relief funds and demanded their loans be waived. The Leader of Opposition in the Tamil Nadu Assembly, ...
 Sify3 weeks ago
Leaders extend support to TN farmers protesting in Delhi
Leaders from Tamil Nadu cutting across the political spectrum have offered their support to the state's farmers who have been protesting at Jantar Mantar for the past 15 days demanding a drought relief package of Rs 40,000 crore from the Centre and farm loan ...
 DNA1 month ago
catchnews.com
'We will kill ourselves': No respite for Tamil Nadu farmers protesting in Delhi
It has been two weeks, and counting. But Tamil Nadu's drought-hit farmers protesting in the Capital have not moved from their posts. For 15 days now, 120 farmers have been demonstrating at Jantar Mantar, carrying posters, Gandhi masks and skulls of those ...
 catchnews.com4 weeks ago
Rediff.com
TN farmers bring skulls to Delhi to focus on drought havoc
'So far, 400 farmers have committed suicide, we are saying don't turn us into skulls too.' Rediff.com's A Ganesh Nadar reports. IMAGE: We have no option but to protest till our demands are met, say the farmers. For three days now around 170 farmers from Tamil Nadu, carrying skulls of those who have committed suicide, have been staging a protest in the national capital demanding that the Centre announce a drought relief package and loan waiver for peasants from the state. On the third day of ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
TN CM meets the protesting farmers at Jantar Mantar
Sunday, 23 April 2017|http://www.nerve.in/news:2535003911708|channel:India " --IANS" New Delhi, April 23 - Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Sunday met with protesting farmers from his state at the Jantar Mantar and assured help. The farmers have ...
 Nerve4 days ago
Tamil Nadu farmers strip outside PMO in protest
Some Tamil Nadu farmers, protesting at Jantar Mantar here for over three weeks demanding waiver of their loans, on Monday stripped outside the Prime Minister's Office after they were not allowed to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Some of them rolled on the ...
 Zee News2 weeks ago
Tamil Nadu farmers strip outside PMO in protest
Some Tamil Nadu farmers, protesting at Jantar Mantar here for over three weeks demanding waiver of their loans, on Monday stripped outside the Prime Minister's Office after they were not allowed to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
BKU offers support to TN farmers protesting at Jantar Mantar
The Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) led by Balbir Singh Rajewal today offered its support to Tamil Nadu farmers protesting at the Jantar Mantar here. The southern state's farmers protesting for the past 21 days have received support from various other outfits and ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago
Tamil Nadu farmers protest in Delhi, demand drought package from Arun Jaitley
Representatives of Tamil Nadu farmers protesting at Jantar Mantar here met Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday. The post Tamil Nadu farmers protest in Delhi, demand drought package from Arun Jaitley appeared first on Firstpost .
 First Post.com1 month ago
Tamil Nadu farmers protest in Delhi: Is there a permanent solution to farmer debt and suicides?
For nearly three weeks now, more than hundred farmers from Thanjavur and Tiruchirappalli districts in Tamil Nadu have been protesting at Jantar Mantar. The post Tamil Nadu farmers protest in Delhi: Is there a permanent solution to farmer debt and suicides? ...
 First Post.com3 weeks ago
PM 'disrespecting' drought-hit farmers of TN: Rahul
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "disrespecting" the drought-hit farmers of Tamil Nadu by not initiating talks with them over their demands for relief package. He made the remarks during a visit to Jantar ...
 Deccan Herald4 weeks ago

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