Land

‘Allotment of Adarsh Society land wrong ‘

The land where the controversial
Adarsh Housing Society stands was in possession of the Army
and hence its allotment to any society was wrong, former city
collector Pradeep Vyas told a judicial panel on Tuesday.

Jul 20, 2011, 00:08 AM IST

No idea about Rahul`s visit: UP govt

Caught off-guard by Rahul
Gandhi`s visit to Bhatta Parsaul on Tuesday, the Uttar Pradesh
government has denied having any prior knowledge about the
Congress general secretary`s footmarch.

Jul 06, 2011, 00:10 AM IST

WB govt starts process to handover land in Singur

The West Bengal government set the process of formal handover of land to unwilling
farmers in Singur in motion by issuing a notice inviting
applications for alternative plots of land.

Jun 26, 2011, 20:39 PM IST

Land sold to Lavasa without consent: Farmers to HC

Two farmers on Thursday approached the
Bombay High Court alleging that their land was sold to Lavasa
Corporation without their consent.

Jun 24, 2011, 00:32 AM IST

Produce kids, get land, Russia says

Russian families who produce three or more children can get free land from the government.

Jun 16, 2011, 16:43 PM IST

Cate Blanchett buys land in the Pacific Ocean

Oscar-winning actress Cate Blanchett has purchased herself a plot on an island in the Pacific Ocean.

Jun 08, 2011, 10:14 AM IST

Private developers should buy land directly from farmers: RLD

RLD chief Ajit Singh on Thursday said the government should ask private developers to buy land directly from farmers and it should acquire land only for public welfare projects which are developed solely by state-run agencies.

Jun 02, 2011, 22:06 PM IST

Ganguly disappointed with Apex Court`s order on Saltlake plot

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly appeared disappointed with the Supreme Court`s order quashing his Saltlake plot allotment.

Jun 02, 2011, 00:00 AM IST

Salman Khan embroiled in land grabbing case?

Bollywood actor Salman Khan is once again in news for the wrong reasons. This time around, the actor reportedly bought land belonging to villagers in an illegal sale.

May 28, 2011, 16:08 PM IST

CWG scam accused counsel lands in tricky situation

A lawyer, representing two
absconding accused in a CWG-related corruption case, on Thursday
landed himself in a tricky situation for seeking recall of a
court order that declared them proclaimed offenders.

May 26, 2011, 22:24 PM IST

Land for 6,037 families in next 100 days: Kerala govt

The Kerala government has
given priority to resolve issues connected with those
agitating for land and suffering due to land acquisition for
development projects.

May 26, 2011, 19:34 PM IST

Chandy`s sops for unwed tribal mothers - land and pension

Tribal unwed mothers in Kerala will get an acre of land each and a monthly pension of Rs.1,000, Chief Minister Oomen Chandy announced here Wednesday.

May 25, 2011, 17:27 PM IST

J&K: Special squad for removing encroachment from state land

Asking habitual encroachers to vacate
state land, Revenue Minister Raman Bhalla on Tuesday said the
government has constituted a special squad for driving away
illegal occupants from such land.

May 24, 2011, 20:47 PM IST

Activists oppose NMC`s move to develop 80-acre land

Social activists are opposing a
grandiose project of the BJP-ruled Nagpur Municipal
Corporation (NMC) to commercially develop a vast chunk of an
80-acre land in the heart of the city.

May 24, 2011, 14:28 PM IST

Noida Development Authority staff assaulted by farmers

Farmers of a village in Noida on Saturday
assaulted two government employees who had gone there to
conduct a survey of land under unauthorized occupation.

May 21, 2011, 22:56 PM IST

Adarsh land is ours: Maha govt to probe panel

Claiming ownership over the land on which the controversial Adarsh Society building stands, the Maharashtra government has told the judicial panel probing alleged irregularities in it that the plot was never transferred to Army.

May 12, 2011, 20:29 PM IST

Gujarat to pay compensation for Narmada land as per new rates

In a bid to hasten the land
acquisition for laying of canals of the Narmada dam project,
Gujarat government has decided to pay compensation to farmers
whose lands are being acquired as per new jantri rates.

May 12, 2011, 00:25 AM IST

I am ashamed of being an Indian, says Rahul Gandhi

Taking on Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati, Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday joined the land war here, pledging full support to farmers fighting against acquisition and promising not to desert them till their demands are met.

May 11, 2011, 23:39 PM IST

‘Maha govt never approached Army for Adarsh land’

The Maharashtra government never approached the Army seeking possession of the land where the controversial Adarsh Housing Society building stands, an Army official said while deposing before a commission set up to probe the case.

May 11, 2011, 23:13 PM IST

Farmers refuse to part with land in Ghaziabad

In the wake of ongoing agitation
over the acquisition of farmers` land in Greater Noida and
Agra, farmers in Mahrauli village of the district have refused
to part with their property.

May 11, 2011, 00:07 AM IST