Farmers' sympathy for leaders grows

India, April 9 -- As the Samyukta Kisan Morcha was blocking roads all across India on March 26 and celebrating Bharat Bandh, the situation in Ahmedabad got out of hand. The Bharatiya Kisan Union's (BK... Read More

100 days of revolt, & still raring to go

India, March 9 -- As an orange sun hung over the Tikri border; Rakesh Tikait along with other leaders was addressing the gathering of farmers on the 99th evening of the farmers' revolution. To mark th... Read More

The Internationale: Kumbh of protests

India, March 3 -- Green mango flowers are now bursting and kites dance in the sky while bright yellow, purple flowers bloom one last time and farmers in Tihar Jail, New Delhi, welcome a silent spring.... Read More

More funds, less credit needed

India, Feb. 3 -- The message from the Union Budget 2021-22 is clear - Credit, Corporatisation and Disinvestment. Rahul Gandhi promptly tweeted "crony capitalism" while the protesting farmers fulminate... Read More

Don't punish all for the sins of a few

India, Jan. 29 -- India's 72nd Republic Day was marred by unprecedented violence and mayhem in the Capital. On one hand the country showcased its military might at the historic Rajpath, while on the o... Read More

The usual suspects

India, Jan. 21 -- As 2021 began, the Supreme Court (SC) appears to have got a taste for drama as it pitched a "biased committee" against the revolutionary, but peaceful, farmers camping on Delhi's bor... Read More