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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.
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