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Modi’s Repeal of Farm Laws Isn’t Enough, Say Indian Farmers
November 22, 2021

Modi’s Repeal of Farm Laws Isn’t Enough, Say Indian Farmers

By Naila Khan and Uzair Usmani
At the protest site, farmers are celebrating the government’s decision to roll back the farm laws but they will not end their protest until parliament revokes the laws.

Modi Bows to Protesting Farmers to Repeal Farm Laws
November 19, 2021

Modi Bows to Protesting Farmers to Repeal Farm Laws

By Sheikh Saaliq
The announcement came ahead of key elections in states like Uttar Pradesh and Punjab.
Furious Farmers Are Taking on the Might of the Indian State
October 12, 2021

Furious Farmers Are Taking on the Might of the Indian State

By Kavita Chowdhury
The brutal killing of a group of farmers by a BJP minister’s son has galvanized protesting farmers and opposition leaders alike.

Indian Town on Edge After 9 Die During Farm Protest
October 04, 2021

Indian Town on Edge After 9 Die During Farm Protest

By Biswajeet Banerjee
Farmers and members of the ruling BJP were killed on Monday amid ongoing protests against agriculture laws.

India’s Farmers Renew Protests, Challenging Modi Government
September 28, 2021

India’s Farmers Renew Protests, Challenging Modi Government

By Rishi Lekhi
The farmers have renewed their protests with calls for a nationwide strike on the anniversary of last year’s controversial legislation's passage.

“We Are Stronger than Their Injustice”: Indian Farmers Strengthen Protest Amid COVID-19 Surge
July 22, 2021

“We Are Stronger than Their Injustice”: Indian Farmers Strengthen Protest Amid COVID-19 Surge

By Tarushi Aswani
Despite a severe COVID-19 outbreak and waning international attention, India's farmers are keeping up the fight.

Has the Long Arm of the BJP’s Identity Politics Reached Australia?
March 10, 2021

Has the Long Arm of the BJP’s Identity Politics Reached Australia?

By Grant Wyeth
A group of Sikh men were attacked in a Sydney suburb by other Indian Australians. Police believe the attack is linked to the Sikh-led farmers' protests in India.
Pakistani Farmers Are Gearing Up for India-Like Protests
February 25, 2021

Pakistani Farmers Are Gearing Up for India-Like Protests

By Kunwar Khuldune Shahid
Farmers in Pakistani Punjab plan to take to the streets next month, hoping to generate some of the noise that their Indian counterparts have created.

Past Imperfect: The Future of India’s Farmer Protests
February 19, 2021

Past Imperfect: The Future of India’s Farmer Protests

By Monika Mondal
After the violence on January 26, many had claimed the months-long protest would die out. That seems unlikely.

How India is Trying to Police the Internet
February 17, 2021

How India is Trying to Police the Internet

By Mohamed Zeeshan
As the Indian government’s actions during the farmers’ protest demonstrate, it is keen on curbing unfavorable opinion online. And existing laws may be enabling it.

Dispatches From the India Farmers’ Tractor Rally
February 09, 2021

Dispatches From the India Farmers’ Tractor Rally

By Alina Tiphagne
Photos taken from the Ghazipur Border, New Delhi on a historic day of protests gone awry.
India’s Modi Government and Twitter Jostle Over Account Bans
February 06, 2021

India’s Modi Government and Twitter Jostle Over Account Bans

By Abhijnan Rej
How long can an uneasy peace between the two, forced through narrow self-interest, persist?

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