Tag: Farmers Protest

Belgian farmers block EU district as ministers meet

More than 300 tractors descended on central Brussels on Tuesday, protesting falling agricultural prices, rising costs and environmental…

Majority of Poles sympathize with protesting farmers, poll shows

A majority of Polish citizens support farmers who have recently been blocking roads and rallying across the country,…

Farmers Clash with Police in Warsaw: Over 20 Detained Amid Protests

In a significant escalation of tensions, protesting farmers in Warsaw clashed with police forces outside the parliament building.…

The Rise of Farmers Movement in Europe, Brussels Protest Alarm for European Union De-Facto Solidarity

Thousands of farmers from across Europe converged on the European Union’s headquarters on Monday, driving their tractors into…

Police fire tear gas as farmers resume protest march to Indian capital

Police in the northern Indian state of Haryana Wednesday fired tear gas to disperse farmers and prevent them…

Greek farmers protest over high production costs in Athens

Thousands of farmers protested in the center of Athens on Tuesday over increased production costs, requesting more state…

Indian farmers reject support price contract offered by government

Thousands of farmers in India have rejected the government’s offer to guarantee minimum support prices (MSPs) for five…

European farmers stage new wave of protests

Farmers in at least two European countries staged a new wave of protests on Thursday, demanding more economic…

Cannot Treat Farmers Like Criminals’: Bharat Ratna Awardee MS Swaminathan’s Daughter Speaks Out

In a powerful statement, Dr. M. S. Swaminathan's daughter, an advocate for farmers' rights, has voiced her concern…

Opposition Leader Kharge Accuses Modi Government of Suppressing Farmers’ Voices and Adopting Dictatorial Measures

In a fiery address Opposition Leader Mallikarjun Kharge leveled serious allegations against the Modi government, accusing it of…

French Farmers Unions Urge Cease to Blockades, Yet Unyielding Movement Vows to Persist

Two of the main farming unions in France have urged their members to end the tractor blockades that…

From France to Germany: How European farmers are fighting for their survival

Europe’s farmers have been protesting for months, blocking roads, highways and dumping manure and soil on the streets.…