Last Updated: Wednesday, September 25, 2013, 15:13
The new land bill once implemented would stop forced land acquisition in the country and would protect the rights of farmers and tribals, Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh said here Wednesday.
Last Updated: Friday, September 13, 2013, 16:46
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday said the Land Acquisition Bill passed by Parliament will benefit thousands of farmers across the country.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 01, 2013, 16:06
With Lok Sabha polls just eight months away, Congress plans to go to town on the Food Security and Land Acquisition bills with the message that Sonia Gandhi is taking forward the "Garibi hatao" plank championed by Indira Gandhi.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 31, 2013, 20:23
The land acquisition and food security Bills introduced recently by UPA government will change the face of the country, Union Minister for Rural Development, Jairam Ramesh, said here on Saturday.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 29, 2013, 09:07
Here are five things you need to know about the Land Acquisition Bill.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 01, 2013, 21:16
Despite BJP escalating confrontation in Parliament, government has listed two key bills, including the ambitious National Food Security Bill, for consideration and passage in the Lok Sabha on Thursday.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 25, 2013, 20:53
Expressing its concerns over the Land Acquisition Bill, FICCI Thursday said the proposed legislation should balance the interests of the farmers and the industry.
Last Updated: Friday, April 19, 2013, 20:47
Left parties contested the government`s claim that there was a consensus on the Land Acquisition Bill.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 09, 2013, 22:11
Sushma Swaraj suggested another round of all-party meeting when government opposed some parties` contention that the bill should be sent back to a Parliamentary panel for further scrutiny.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 09, 2013, 16:31
New Delhi: An all-party meeting to iron out differences on the contentious land acquisition bill on Tuesday failed to make much headway amid divergent views.
Last Updated: Monday, December 17, 2012, 18:44
The controversial land acquisition bill could not be introduced in the Lok Sabha on Monday following repeated adjournments over the issue of quota in government job promotion.
Last Updated: Friday, November 02, 2012, 19:37
Industry body Ficci Friday said the government should relook at certain clauses of the proposed Land Acquisition Bill such as role of state governments and the entitlements for the private sector, prior to placing it before the Cabinet.
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