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Jan 04, 2018
Maharashtra allows industrial land to be put to residential or commercial use; move reminiscent of mills' redevelopmentIn order to create more affordable housing in the state, Maharashtra has cleared the conversion of industrial zones into residential and commercial ones.
Oct 06, 2017
Zameen Samadhi Satyagraha: Why scores of farmers in a Rajasthan village are burying themselves in neck-deep pitsFarmers in Rajasthan have been staging a unique protest - Zameen Samadhi Satyagraha - for the last five days in Ninder village to oppose acquisition of land
Jun 09, 2017
Mumbai-Nagpur Expressway promises prosperity, but spells misery for Nashik farmers forced to give up landAround 10,000 hectares of land, most if it homestead and farms, is being acquired for the Mumbai-Nagpur Samruddhi Expressway, to bring "prosperity" to the poorer regions of eastern Maharashtra. But the agitating farmers in Nashik are sceptical about the promised prosperity.
May 15, 2017
CBI questions former Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda in Manesar land deal caseThe CBI on Monday questioned former Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda in connection with Manesar land deal scam.
Apr 30, 2017
Telangana Assembly passes amendment to Land Acquisition ActThe Telangana assembly on Sunday passed amendments to the Land Acquisition Act sent back by the Law Ministry, amid protests by the Congress demanding a discussion on farmers' problems.
Nov 25, 2016
Singur case: SC calls Mamata govt's appeals against Calcutta HC order 'infructuous'The Supreme Court on Friday termed as "infructuous" the appeals of the Bengal govt against the Calcutta HC order, which had in 2012 struck down the Singur Land Act.
Oct 02, 2016
Jharkhand: Four villagers killed in police firing, more than 10 injuredFour villagers were killed and more than ten people, including policemen, were injured when police fired at a mob protesting against the Chirudih coal mining project of NTPC in in Darhi Kala village under Barkagaon Police station, Hazaribagh
Sep 12, 2016
Telangana Congress seeks governor's intervention over Mallanna projectOn Monday Congress state unit stepped up pressure on Telangana government by submitting a memorandum to Governor ESL Narasimhan seeking his intervention in the Mallanna Sagar irrigation project in Medak district, which had triggered massive protests.
Jul 25, 2016
Opposition hits out at Telangana govt for using force to suppress people's agitationPolice on Monday rounded up leaders of opposition parties heading to Telangana's Medak district to express solidarity against the Mallanna Sagar irrigation project.
Jul 08, 2016
Two years after LS polls, is Narendra Modi going the Rajiv Gandhi way?That leaves us with the question: Is Narendra Modi is going the Rajiv Gandhi way?