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PM Modi is "allergic" to me: Anna Hazare
PM Modi is "allergic" to me: Anna Hazare

Stepping up his attack on the government over the land acquisition bill, Anna Hazare on Friday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi was "allergic" to him due to which he does not expect any talk with Modi on the issue.

Five new secretaries appointed; Jugal Mohapatra gets Rural

Senior IAS officer Jugal Kishore Mohapatra was on Thursday made the new Rural Development Secretary in an appointment that came at a time when the controversial land acquisition bill was facing growing opposition.

PM will not take suggestions as he is 'allergic' to me: Anna Hazare

 Social activist Anna Hazare, who is spearheading agitation against the Land Acquisition Bill, on Thursday said Prime Minister will not accept his suggestions on the issue as Narendra Modi is "allergic" to him.

Ally Apna Dal wants govt rethink on Land Acquisition Act

Another NDA constituent Apna Dal on Thursday joined the chorus of demanding a rethink over the land acquisition law.

Govt brings up Anand Sharma's letter to check Cong offensive on land law

Government on Thursday sought to puncture the Congress offensive against the new land bill by citing former Commerce Minister Anand Sharma's strong reservations on the measure in 2012 where he stated that the old bill during UPA will have "adverse" long term implications.

Land bill: BJP panel holds consultations with farmers

The BJP panel which is seeking suggestions on the proposed land acquisition bill has found that the amendments are unexpectedly being perceived "harmful" by farmers while there were certain issues which needed to be dealt with like dispute redressal, according to its members.

Arun Jaitley defends land bill: As it happened
Arun Jaitley defends land bill: As it happened

New Delhi: Amid stiff resistance from a united Opposition, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday made a strong defence of the government's proposed Land Acquisition Ordinance in Rajya Sabha on Thursday.

Shiv Sena to oppose 'draconian' land bill, says will not commit sin of 'damaging' interest of farmers
Shiv Sena to oppose 'draconian' land bill, says will not commit sin of 'damaging' interest of farmers

Sharpening its attack on the Narendra Modi government over the controversial Land Acquisition Bill, Shiv Sena on Thursday said that the Act in its present form will destroy the farmers.

Activists gearing up for more protests on Land Acquisition Bill

Having vociferously protested against the land ordinance for two days, activists are now gearing up for a massive showdown with the government at the district and state levels.

Govt ready to go the extra mile on land Ordinance: Venkaiah Naidu

 Faced with fierce attack on the land acquisition ordinance, government on Wednesday said it was ready to deliberate on opposition suggestions and "go the extra mile" to prevent any injustice to farmers and to strengthen their hands.

NCP opposes changes in Land Act

NCP on Wednesday said it has "reservations" regarding changes made in provisions like consent clause and social impact assessment in the land acquisition Act because of which it would not support the Bill introduced by the government.

DNA: Is the new Land Acquisition Bill against farmers' rights?

DNA: Is the new Land Acquisition Bill against farmers' rights?

AAP Patiala MP sits among protesters at Anna's agitation

A cardiologist-turned-politician and AAP MP Dharamvira Gandhi on Tuesday opposed the Land Acquisition Bill both inside and outside Parliament.

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Watch: Fast N Facts @ 7:30pm on Zee News.

Mamata Banerjee says Land Acquisition Ordinance 'draconian'

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday demanded immediate withdrawal of the Land Acquisition Ordinance, terming it as 'draconian'.

Farmers claim govt assurance on taking care of land concerns

The government Tuesday assured farmers that it would keep in mind their concerns while enacting the land acquisition law, a representative of the apex body of farmers claimed.

Land Acquisition Bill: Will farmers' interest be protected?

Will the interest of farmers and land owners be protected in the Land Acquisition Bill? And in the whole tussle between Govt and the Opposition over the bill, who is really with the farmers? Watch the debate only on Taal Thok Ke.

Land Acquisition Bill: Will farmers' interest be protected?-Part 2

Will the interest of farmers and land owners be protected in the Land Acquisition Bill? And in the whole tussle between Govt and the Opposition over the bill, who is really with the farmers? Watch the debate only on Taal Thok Ke.

After almost three years, Arvind Kejriwal shares dais with Anna Hazare

Almost three years after they split, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday shared stage with Anna Hazare extending his full support to the Gandhian's agitation against the land acquisition ordinance and said the law will make the Centre work like a "property dealer" for the corporates.

Debate on new Land Acquisition Bill, don't just oppose: Minister to Opposition parties

The Opposition should debate and discuss the new Land Acquisition Bill as any issue raised in the interest of the farmers will not be ignored by the government, Union Minister Kalraj Mishra said on Tuesday.