PM Modi firm on changes in Land Act, says Opposition spreading 'myths'

Amid stiff opposition to government's move to amend land acquisition Act, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday made it clear that there was no going back.

Land acquisition ordinance gets Presidential assent

The ordinance on Land Acquisition Act envisaging procuring land for industrial corridors, rural infrastructure, defence and housing on Wednesday received Presidential assent.

Land Acquisition Bill is not against industry: Natchiappan

Allaying fears of domestic industry on the Land Acquisition legislation, the government on Wednesday said the law is not against India Inc and that the corporates should involve local people in the development process.

Land Acquisition Bill: 10 things you must know

Land Acquisition Bill aims to give a fair deal to farmers for their land for industrial use.

Govt clinches broad consensus on Land Bill, to be tabled in Parl

Government on Thursday clinched a "broad consensus" on the contentious Land Acquisition Bill, paving the way for its consideration and passage in Parliament in the Budget Session which resumes on Monday after a month-long recess.

Land acquisition bill: Parties to meet again on April 18

An all-party meeting to iron out differences on the contentious land acquisition bill on Tuesday failed to make much headway amid divergent views, though the parties did express willingness to get the measure passed in Parliament at the earliest.