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Mar 25, 2019
Divisions in Congress-led alliance in Jharkhand could hurt people's movements for land rights, says Hemant SorenAn internal contest over seat-sharing in the Congress-led grand alliance in Jharkhand can throw a cordon of doubt over the opposition’s ability and intention to rewrite the land rights acts that it has formed as part of the political narrative to challenge the BJP in the state
Jul 06, 2018
Jharkhand bandh: Police foil Opposition's protests against land acquisition bill; detain thousands, including key leadersThe bandh seems to have been successful in the hinterland, with daily life coming to a standstill in districts such as Godda, Sahebganj, Chatra and Jamtara. In Deoghar, workers of JVM, JMM, Congress, RJD and CPM held a protest at Tower Chowk.
Jul 04, 2018
Jharkhand Opposition call for 'bandh' to protest against amendments in Land Acquisition Act; officials take security precautionsJoining of all Opposition parties in the bandh could be seen as the unity among the non-BJP parties in view of the upcoming general elections next year.
Jun 19, 2018
Distressed farmers of Kisan Putra Andolan movement seek abolition of 'anti-farmer' Article 31B of ConstitutionA farmers' group has taken its fight for higher remuneration to the Supreme Court, where it has filed a petition challenging an Article in the Constitution
Apr 24, 2018
Over 5,000 Gujarat farmers battling land acquisition write to authorities seeking death permissionOver 5,000 people in Gujarat's Bhavnagar district, battling against the acquisition of land by a state power utility, have written letters to authorities seeking permission to die, a farmers' body leader on Tuesday claimed.
Feb 22, 2018
Supreme Court says the institution will 'go forever' if judicial discipline and propriety are not maintainedThe Supreme Court on Wednesday warned that if judicial discipline and propriety were not maintained, then the institution will "go forever".
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.