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Andhra Pradesh passes amendments to Centre's land acquisition law; a boost for private property rights
Business

Andhra Pradesh passes amendments to Centre's land acquisition law; a boost for private property rights

Until the Centre passed this law, India followed the Land Acquisition Act of 1894, which was written expressly to allow the colonial regime to acquire land.

Changes being brought in the 2013 land law are alarming, farmers groups tell parl panel
Economy

Changes being brought in the 2013 land law are alarming, farmers groups tell parl panel

Leaders from five farmer organisations today attacked the Modi government over provisions of the land ordinance saying the changes being brought in the 2013 land law are "alarming" and urged a parliamentary panel to recommend their withdrawal.

Are farmers' suicides in India hyped to divert funds, attract attention?
Politics

Are farmers' suicides in India hyped to divert funds, attract attention?

The entire exercise, though humane, is quite pointless because the farmer is no different from any other Indian, nor is he more prone to commit suicide than, say, college student or industrial worker.

Will amend land acquisition law to make it more flexible, says Jaitley
India

Will amend land acquisition law to make it more flexible, says Jaitley

The government on Saturday said it is contemplating changes in the land acquisition law to make it "more flexible", a move which could help in kick starting stalled projects.

How new land acquisition law will delay, increase cost of projects
Economy

How new land acquisition law will delay, increase cost of projects

According to research and rating firm Crisil, the new legislation will lead to an increase in the gestation period of major projects and spike overall costs.