Modi misleading farmers on Land Bill: Jairam Ramesh

 Accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of misleading farmers about 13 aspects of the new Land Acquisition Bill, Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Saturday said they were part of the 2013 law passed by his party and that Modi was taking credit for it.

Ensure compliance to green laws, not environmental clearances: Ramesh
Ensure compliance to green laws, not environmental clearances: Ramesh

Notwithstanding India's need for "smart" environmental regulation, the government is working against the nation's interest by wrecking the very edifice of green laws, former environment minister Jairam Ramesh said on Friday.

Jairam Ramesh trashes PM Modi's defence of Land Acquisition Bill

Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Tuesday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for claiming that amendments in 13 laws under Land Acquisition Bill were brought by NDA to provide for compensation and described the Centre as anti-farmers.

Jairam Ramesh trashes PM's defence of Land Acquisition Bill

Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Tuesday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for claiming that amendments in 13 laws under Land Acquisition Bill were brought by NDA to provide for compensation and described the Centre as anti-farmers.

Jairam Ramesh accuses PM Modi of spreading falsehood regarding Land Acquisition Bill

The Congress on Sunday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of spreading falsehood in his monthly 'Mann ki Baat' programme which was addressed to the farmers.

Ahmed Patel takes dig at Narendra Modi, says farmers can reduce your 56-inch chest to 28 inch

Protesting against NDA government's Land Acquisition Ordinance at Jantar Mantar on Monday, senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel took a jibe at PM Narendra Modi, saying farmers can reduce his 56-inch chest into 28 inch.

Youth Congress holds protest rally against Land Acquisition Bill

Thousands of youth Congress activists took out a protest rally in Delhi against the bill for land acquisition.

BJP's 'anti-farmer' stand has been exposed: Congress

The Congress party on Monday alleged that the ruling BJP's anti-farmer stand has been exposed and said that the struggle against the amendments of the Land Acquisition Bill would continue.

Will fight for farmers, labourers from Parliament to streets: Ramesh

Taking part in a protest drive against the Land Acquisition Bill, senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh pon Saturday said his party would fight for the interests of farmers and labourers from Parliament to the streets.

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Jairam Ramesh attacks PM Modi over land bill

Ahead of Monday's debate on the Land Bill in Lok Sabha, Congress MP Jairam Ramesh on Sunday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying on the advise of US-based economists, he was trying to send a signal to the corporate world that "big bang reforms" were being carried out by him.

Modi's objective is to 'completely debunk' Nehru: Jairam Ramesh

 Congress leader Jairam Ramesh today hit out at Narendra Modi, saying the Prime Minister's one point objective is to "completely debunk" Jawaharlal Nehru.

Jairam Ramesh asks NDA govt not to give nod for power project

Congress leader Jairam Ramesh today asked the NDA government not to grant green clearances to Kerala's fresh proposal to set up a hydro power project at Athirappilly, an ecologically sensitive area.

Land issue: Cong accuses Modi govt of being 'pro-corporate'

 Hitting the streets against the controversial land bill, Congress on Wednesday accused the Narendra Modi government of being "anti-farmer"and "pro-corporate" and vowed to take the battle across the country but both Sonia and Rahul Gandhi were conspicuous by their absence.

Congress holds protest at Jantar Mantar against Land Ordinance
Congress holds protest at Jantar Mantar against Land Ordinance

Demanding the withdrawal of the BJP government's controversial Land Ordinance, the Congress on Wednesday began a sit-in at Jantar Mantar.

India should give categorical statements: Ramesh on climate
India should give categorical statements: Ramesh on climate

India has gone back to its old rigid argumentative posturing on climate change but needs to be more pro-active on the issue and give clear categorical statements on what it has to offer, feels Congress MP Jairam Ramesh.

Modi can even teach 'Madison Avenue' packaging skills: Ramesh

Congress MP Jairam Ramesh has dubbed Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a master of repackaging, marketing and branding who can even "teach" such skills to Madison Avenue.

New land acquisition law to benefit more farmers: Govt

Government on Monday sought to allay apprehensions on the Land Acquisition ordinance saying even farmers whose land was acquired for critical projects like atomic energy, petroleum and highways will also get compensation.

'Company Sarkar' is working for corporates: Jairam on NDA

 Former Union minister Jairam Ramesh on Sunday attacked the Narendra Modi government over the land ordinance, saying the "Company Sarkar" has knocked out the basic principles of the original land acquisition law to bring 'acchhey din' for corporates.

Jairam Ramesh hits out at Centre over green clearances

Senior Congress leader and former Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh on Monday alleged that the current government was "dismantling" the edifice of green laws in the name of achieving "faster economic growth".