Land

WB government to provide land for industries

The West Bengal government Tuesday said it will provide land to investors who come up with proposals for industrial projects.

Jun 12, 2012, 21:15 PM IST

Assam to reclaim land lost in erosion

The Assam government is launching a mega project to reclaim the land the state has lost over the years due to erosion.

May 23, 2012, 18:00 PM IST

Freedom fighters skip Republic Day programme

Freedom fighters from Kendrapara district skipped the republic day function to protest non-allotment
of a plot of government land for a Sangrami complex.

Jan 27, 2012, 14:06 PM IST

SC notice to UP, NOIDA on land acquisition row

The Supreme court issued a
notice to Uttar Pradesh government and NOIDA on a petition filed by a group of
farmers for their lands by the state.

Jan 16, 2012, 20:39 PM IST

SL ready to deem land, police powers for states

The Sri Lankan government on Tuesday
appeared to soften its stance on the issue of transferring
land and police powers to the provinces.

Jan 03, 2012, 15:48 PM IST

Survey and documentation of land soon in Bihar

A bill to carry out survey of land and its computerised documentation would be brought soon in Bihar to redress land disputes, CM Nitish Kumar said.

Nov 25, 2011, 19:15 PM IST

No compensation enough for loss of land: Trivedi

Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi admitted that no compensation was enough for
loss of land.

Nov 13, 2011, 19:23 PM IST

Reclaiming land in Mumbai difficult: Chief Ministe

Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan indicated reclamation of
land in Mumbai may not be an option.

Sep 24, 2011, 00:37 AM IST

FIR against BSP MLA for beating villager for land

An FIR has been lodged against a
ruling BSP MLA, his brothers and two others on the directives
of a local court here for allegedly beating up and abusing a
villager to forcibly acquire his land.

Sep 04, 2011, 18:24 PM IST

When Nehru got land in exchange for his jacket

The personality of India`s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru was such commanding that once a tribal leader from the remote Nicobar islands agreed to sell his land to the Indian government in exchange for the cult Nehru jacket.

Sep 04, 2011, 13:45 PM IST

Land allotted yet Pol Parties occupy VP House

Congress, BJP and several other
political parties continue to occupy suites in Vithalbhai
Patel House despite having been allotted land for construction
of their offices, according to an RTI reply.

Sep 01, 2011, 19:12 PM IST

Land allotted yet Pol Parties occupy VP House

Congress, BJP and several other
political parties continue to occupy suites in Vithalbhai
Patel House despite having been allotted land for construction
of their offices, according to an RTI reply.

Sep 01, 2011, 19:12 PM IST

Uproar in LS over land for Rajiv Trust

BJP raked up in Lok Sabha the issue of land allocation to the Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust in Haryana triggering protests by Congress members.

Aug 18, 2011, 12:36 PM IST

Reusability of Chernobyl site land being checked

Belarus is mulling
possibility of reusing lands in
vicinity of the disaster-hit Chernobyl N-plant.

Aug 04, 2011, 20:17 PM IST

Farmers demand acquired land back in Morena

The farmers have blocked the national highway as a
result of which a large number of vehicles have got stranded
on both sides of the road since morning.

Aug 03, 2011, 21:09 PM IST

`Sound bills on land, food security to be passed`

BJP gave an assurance to farmers it
will ensure that "sound" bills on the issue and food security
which protects their interests are passed by Parliament.

Aug 03, 2011, 18:30 PM IST

‘Rajiv Gandhi Trust got land with village consent’

The Government on Wednesday defended
the allotment of land to the Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust in
Haryana, saying it was done with the "full consent" of the
village panchayat.

Aug 03, 2011, 13:16 PM IST

Displaced landless workers not to get land: SC

Landless labourers who were
ousted due to the construction of Narmada dam projects in
Madhya Pradesh are not entitled to any alternative lands, the
Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday.

Jul 26, 2011, 22:16 PM IST

Noida Extn land: Farmers serve ultimatum

Farmers of Noida villages along the Expressway on Saturday served an ultimatum to the authorities to to give by July 31 five per cent of the land developed after acquiring from them or otherwise they will stop builders` projects.

Jul 23, 2011, 21:26 PM IST

Draft land acquisition bill in public domain

The much-awaited Land
Acquisition Bill is in the final stages of preparation and is
expected to be placed in public domain soon, incorporating
suggestions made by Sonia Gandhi-led National Advisory
Council.

Jul 22, 2011, 23:33 PM IST