Morning Digest: Farmers’ protests continue amid impasse over new laws; more migrants returning to Bangladesh, shows BSF data, and more

Morning Digest: Farmers' protests continue amid impasse over new laws; more migrants returning to Bangladesh, shows BSF data, and more

Protesting farmer leaders have threatened to close the Delhi-Noida border crossing at Chilla on Wednesday if three contentious agricultural reform laws are not repealed. On the 20th day of protest, both the protestors and the Centre reiterated their positions and dialed up the rhetoric, but made no concrete efforts to resume negotiations. “Jab pyar karte […]

Bangladeshi shot by BSF along Patgram border dies

Bangladeshi shot by BSF along Patgram border dies

A Bangladesh youth, who was shot by Indian Border Security Force at the Srirampur Union border in Patgram upazila of Lalmonirhat on December 10, died in a hospital in northern Rangpur on Saturday. The 32-year-old bordering man, Abu Taleb, 32, a son of Kamar Uddin Shaheen of Islampur Dangirpar village in Srirampur Union, was seriously […]