Tamil Nadu Farmers Protest in Delhi

Full coverage Tamil Nadu bandh today in support of farmers Livemint – ‎13 hours ago‎ DMK, Congress, CPI(M), CPI, VCK, IUML, a host of trade unions, farmers bodies and other organisations including a lorry operators association have pledged support to the general shutdown. Photo: PTI. Chennai: Tamil Nadu is bracing for a bandh called by … TamilRead More

NAPM condemns TamilNadu Govt. ignorance and apathy towards farmer’s issues

PRESS RELEASE 15.04.2017 NAPM condemns TamilNadu Govt. ignorance and apathy towards farmer’s issues Drop all charges and release the protestors arrested in Chennai Demands immediate response on demands of protesting farmers and immediate  When in the end of January 2017 lakhs of demonstrators occupied the Marina in Chennai to support Jallikattu and protests against theRead More

Unconstitutional GO 123 is Anti-Farmer”

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28 Feb 2017 PRESS RELEASE People’s Movements, Farmers Organizations, Women’s Groups, Activists, Lawyers, Concerned Citizens call upon President Not to Assent to Anti-People Telangana Land (Acquisition) Amendment Bill, 2016 “Back Door Entry of Unconstitutional GO 123 is Anti-Farmer” ​​28th Feb, 2017​:​ A large number of People’s Movements, Farmers Organizations, Women’s Groups including National Alliance ofRead More

Massive Dharna in New Delhi: Anger pours out against unconstitutional, anti-farmer Land Ordinance

24 February, 2015 Anger pours out on the streets of the capital against unconstitutional, anti-farmer Land Ordinance Over 350 organizations, twenty thousand farmers-workers from across country threaten intensified stir Delegation met President at 6 pm, 24 February, 2015: No compromise on core demands to repeal Black Ordinance Delhi: Fury and frustration rocked the capital today,Read More

Farmers protest against logistics hub in Bawal

Haryana government’s plan to fast track the multi-modal logistics hub (MMLH) at Bawal in the NCR received a major jolt on Monday when a delegation of farmers walked out of a meeting called by the state industry department at Haryana Bhawan. The meeting was convened to discuss compensation for land acquisition for this multi-crore project. http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/City/Delhi/Farmers-protest-against-logistics-hub-in-Bawal/articleshow/34707408.cms

Climate change Update on 1 April 2014

1. UN report on Climate change: Regional impact The IPCC report relased on 31 March, 2014 point out that Climate change would soon severly affect the world’s regions. http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/environment/global-warming/UN-report-on-Climate-change-Regional-impact/articleshow/33016097.cms 2. Mangrove forests fight climate change impacts: Experts tell regional symposium The two-day symposium, “Ecosystems for Life: A Bangladesh-India Initiative”, drawing representatives from vulnerable coastal communitiesRead More