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Firmer and farmer

Women are at the forefront of farmers' protest against the Centre's agriculture laws. On the International Women's Day, The Indian Express profiles a few of them to see how they are powering the agitation. Women are at the forefront of farmers’ protest against the Centre’s agriculture laws. On the International Women’s Day, The Indian Express […]

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Sugarcane season: Crowd begins to thin at Ghazipur

Signs of the thinning crowd are evident at a langar started by Kar Sewa, Amritsar, which currently feeds around 4,000-5,000 protesters. Kamaldeep Singh (28), a farmer from Muzaffarnagar, who volunteers at the langar, said, "Earlier, around 15,000-16,000 people would come to eat here." With sugarcane planting season set to begin in Uttar Pradesh villages, a […]