Black flags hoisted on tractors and trolleys lined up at protest site; Amnesty International condemns death of farmer during protest.
Hindustan Times reports "emergency" blocking orders issued last week by govt cover accounts of some protesting farmers' groups.
Thousands of farmers, some wearing medical masks, run into fields to escape stinging gas and clouds of smoke.
Gandhi, 53, faces at least 10 other defamation cases.
"We will represent the sentiments of the entire Kashmiri nation by condemning the visit of killer Modi," said one political leader.
Minister says govt has proposed five-year contracts for a minimum support price to farmers who diversify their crops.
Sees threat in India’s Chenab dam, urges arbitration.
Congress party spokesman Ajay Maken says action against his party aimed at sidelining it ahead of the polls.
Representatives of farmers unions meet with government officials in bid to reach a solution.
Critics have condemned the campaign financing method as an opaque way to funnel “black money” to parties.
“A month, six months, a year, it does not matter, we will only retreat when we win this battle," says one farmer.
The farmers are demanding a law to fix a minimum price for their crops, in addition to a clutch of other concessions including waiving loans.
Article pertains to alleged torture and deaths of villagers in India-held Jammu and Kashmir at the hands of the army.
Police set up fearsome blockade of metal spikes, cement, and steel barricades on highways from three surrounding states leading to New Delhi.
The march comes just months before national elections in India, in which Prime Minister Narendra Modi is widely expected to win a third term.
Five dead, dozens injured; curfew imposed, internet suspended in Uttarakhand areas.
The shooting comes as a grim reminder of the killing of Sikh leader Hardeep Singh Nijjar in Canada.
Ministers and lawmakers protest over discrimination in federal funds distribution by Modi’s government.
“We cannot accept any law that is against Shariah,” says Muslim organisation representative.
Two owners have been arrested.