Tuesday, 25 January, 2022
TopicNarendra Singh Tomar

Topic: Narendra Singh Tomar

Nihang Sikh, ‘honoured’ by Union Agri minister Tomar, wanted for attempt to murder of ‘71 war hero

Baba Aman Singh, who was presented with a siropa by Agriculture Minister Narendra Tomar in July, is also an accused in a drugs hauls case involving 900 kg of ganja.    

Govt ready to resume talks on farm laws, says Narendra Singh Tomar to protesting farmers

Govt and farmer unions have held 11 rounds of talks to break the deadlock and end the farmers' protest. Talks have not resumed following violence during the 26 January tractor rally.

Govt ready to talk after farmers unions’ response on its offer, says Narendra Tomar

The Agriculture minister was replying to a query on Bharatiya Kisan Union leader Rakesh Tikait threatening to march to Parliament with 40 lakh tractors if laws are not repealed.

When crowds gather, govts get changed, says BKU leader Rakesh Tikait

The farmer leader was responding to Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar's remark Sunday where he said that mere gathering of crowd does not lead to revocation of laws.

Centre still willing to talk to protesting farmers on farm laws, says Narendra Singh Tomar

Addressing a press conference in Assam, the Union Agriculture Minister said PM Narendra Modi has said in parliament that the govt is willing to discuss the 3 acts clause-by-clause.

Offer to amend farm laws doesn’t mean shortcomings in legislations, says Narendra Tomar

The Agriculture Minister in Rajya Sabha said that no one from the protesting farmers' unions or their sympathisers have been able to point out any lacuna in the laws.

Not my job to comment on law & order, says Tomar after farmers allege harassment by police

Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar says govt is not holding informal talks with protesting farmers and added that the putting up of barricades was related to law enforcement.

Eleventh round of talks between Modi govt and farmers fails, no date for next meeting

The govt says they cannot offer a better proposal than suspending the laws for 12-18 months. The farmers, however, refused to relent from their demand of a full repeal of the laws. 

Will address farmers’ apprehensions — Centre sends new proposal as farm laws impasse continues

Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said the question of repealing the laws should end since the Supreme Court stayed its implementation.

Repeal farm laws, we’ll return home — farmer leaders tell govt in 8th meeting held today

The govt asserted the farm reform laws have been welcomed by a large section of farmers in various states and asked the unions to think about the interests of the entire country.

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Kamov choppers, submarine torpedoes among deals defence ministry will review this week

Ministry is reviewing all procurement under the ‘Buy (Global)’ category, under which equipment is bought directly from foreign manufacturers, amid govt's 'Atmanirbhar' push.

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.
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