Shiv Sena joins opposition meeting on Land bill strategy

NDA constituent Shiv Sena, which has reservations on the Land Bill, today huddled with Opposition parties to work out a strategy to thwart the proposed changes in the 2013 Act which are up for consideration before a Joint Committee of Parliament.

Land bill: Govt's hopes hinged on Parliamentary panel

 Alleging "political opportunism" behind Rahul Gandhi's tirade against the land bill, Government today hinged hopes on a "consensus" in the Joint Committee of Parliament for passage of the contentious measure and claimed Congress alone is insisting on zero amendment in the 2013 law.

Cong, TMC and BJD to seek total withdrawal of NDA's land bill

With the deadline of the Parliamentary panel on land nearing to a close, at least three opposition parties including Congress have decided to seek total withdrawal of NDA's contentious land bill.

Demand for withdrawal of land bill grows

Farmers and activists on Thursday demanded withdrawal of the NDA government's Land Acquisition law even as members of a parliamentary panel looking into the vexed legislation asked them to press Members of Parliament for support.

Land Bill: Move to allow states to frame own laws slammed

 A move by the government to amend the Land Acquisition Bill to give flexibility to the states to frame their own laws in a bid to break the prolonged impasse was slammed as a "new kind of conspiracy" at a public hearing organised on Thursday by a union of various farmers' bodies.

Rahul Gandhi to address rally in Tiruchi, meet farmers today
Rahul Gandhi to address rally in Tiruchi, meet farmers today

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is expected to discuss farmers' issues, including the Land bill that has led to a raging debate between the NDA and Opposition, during his one-day visit to Tamil Nadu on Thursday.

Government not to go for another ordinance on Land Bill

Facing strong resistance from the Congress and other opposition parties over the controversial land acquisition bill, the Narendra Modi government has decided not to go for another re-promulgation of the ordinance and instead write to the states to formulate their own laws, sources said on Wednesday.

No option for govt except to withdraw land bill: Karat

Former CPI(M) General Secretary Prakash Karat on Wednesday said that the Centre has no other option but to withdraw the Land Acquisition Bill, as there were large scale protests against it across the board.

No option for govt except to withdraw Land Bill: Prakash Karat

Former CPI(M) General Secretary Prakash Karat on Wednesday said that the Centre has no other option but to withdraw the Land Acquisition Bill, as there were large scale protests against it across the board.

Land law amendments have ended confusion, MoD tells Parl panel

The Defence Ministry on Wednesday came out in support of the amendments to the land acquisition Act brought by the government saying it ended "confusion" created by the 2013 law while acquiring lands for defence purpose.

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Monsoon session: Have all answers to Opposition's question, says Naqvi

The govt is bracing itself for opposition attack in the Parliament's Monsoon session.

Parliament monsoon session to begin from today

In what sets the stage for a fierce showdown between the BJP and Congress-led opposition parties, Parliament's Monsoon Session is set to begin on Tuesday, bringing with itself a storm of attacks and counterattacks flying thick.

All NDA constituents in support of BJP over Lalit Gate, Vyapam row: Sources

A day before the 21-day Monsoon Session of the Parliament begins, sources say that all NDA constituents have pledged support to the BJP on the Vyapam scam and the Lalit Gate row.

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TMC to oppose Land Bill, raise corruption issues in Parliament

The parliamentary party of Trinamool Congress on Monday decided to oppose the land acquisition bill proposed by the BJP and corner the central government over corruption issues in the Monsoon session of Parliament beginning tomorrow.

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PM Narendra Modi consults NDA partners over Land Bill
PM Narendra Modi consults NDA partners over Land Bill

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday discussed the Land Bill with NDA cosntituents, sources said.

BJP tried to strike deal with opposition over Land Bill, alleges AAP

A day before the 21-day Monsoon Session of the Parliament begins; Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Dilip Pandey on Monday slammed the Central government over its efforts to pass the contentious Land Acquisition Bill.