Farming communities have been urged to “look out for each other and to look after each other” amid mental health concerns.
Police in India have detained around a dozen student protesters who were trying to march to the parliament building in New Delhi to demand the release of a climate activist.
It was one of those situations that you had to be there to see for yourself – standing on Tillycorthie Farm road at 10.30pm on February 13 the scene was somewhat surreal.
Twitter has suspended more accounts in India after it was served with several separate blocking orders by the government in New Delhi in the last 10 days related to mass protests by farmers.
Farmers are turning to technology to keep track of their livestock’s emotional state in a bid to improve animal welfare standards.
Thousands of protesting Indian farmers have blockaded major roads across the country for several hours to press their demands for the repeal of new agricultural laws that have led to months of demonstrations.
Tens of thousands of protesting Indian farmers plan to blockade major roads across the country for three hours to press their demands for the repeal of new agricultural laws.
Indian farmers and their leaders spearheading more than two months of protests against new agriculture laws have started a one-day hunger strike, directing their fury as prime minister Narendra Modi and his government.
Major Indian opposition parties have boycotted the opening day of parliament’s budget session in solidarity with farmers engaged in a two-month standoff over new agricultural laws which the government refuses to repeal.
Tens of thousands of farmers have marched, ridden horses and driven tractors into India’s capital, breaking through police barricades to storm the historic Red Fort — a deeply symbolic act that revealed the scale of their challenge to prime minister Narendra Modi’s government.
India’s prime minister has said his government is willing to address the concerns of tens of thousands of farmers.
India’s Supreme Court has offered to set up a mediation panel to end a three-week protest by tens of thousands of farmers who are demanding the repeal of new agricultural reform laws they say will devastate their earnings.
The manager of a virtual marketplace for local farmers and an independent bakery owner tell us why online shopping is the future for artisan food producers.
A north-east MSP has welcomed the introduction of farm payment schemes to alleviate coronavirus pressures.
Farmers in the north-east are working to keep shops stocked throughout the coronavirus pandemic.
The First Minister was due to visit the north-east today as she urged farmers to air their views in a consultation that ends in nine days.
Police are urging caution among residents of rural North-east communities, following reports of a number of farm gates being stolen.