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Jul 09, 2017
State laws allow land acquisition without people's consent, says Jairam RameshNew land acquisition laws have weakened the provisions of consent and social impact assessment as laid down by 2013 law, Jairam Ramesh said
Jul 23, 2015
Land bill: Centre may permit states flexibility of having consent clause, social impact assessmentCentre may include a fresh section in it to allow state governments to have provision of a consent clause and social impact assessment in land acquisition.
Mar 12, 2015
Land bill crosses Lok Sabha hurdle with these 9 amendments but tough road ahead in RSArray
Feb 23, 2015
Land is the new Lokpal: Anna, Kejriwal may unite in Jantar Mantar; Rahul MIAIt's not just Parliament where the Narendra Modi government will be facing flak for its decision to take the ordinance route to amend the Land Acquisition Act.
Dec 30, 2014
Land Acquisition ordinance: NDA opts for second best option, will face trial by fire in RSThe ordinance to amend the UPA's Land Acquisition Act is a huge improvement on the latter, but it will still need changes and have to pass through a hostile Rajya Sabha in the budget session
Dec 30, 2014
Cabinet clears ordinance on Land Acqusition Act, makes it easier to acquire landThe Union cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, decided to amend the Act to bring under its purview 13 Central legislations, including those relating to defence and national security, to provide higher compensation and rehabilitation and resettlement benefits to farmers whose land is being acquired.
Nov 05, 2014
Why exempt only PPP? UPA's Land Act needs to be junked wholesale and reworkedThe NDA is planning to tinker with the Land Acquisition Act to exempt PPP projects from the need for 70% consent. This is not good enough. The law must be replaced wholesale with something sensible
Sep 18, 2013
I was dubbed CIA agent for supporting globalisation, FDI: Jairam RameshThe time frame of the Social Impact Assessment may increase industry cost marginally, but it will lead to a considerable decrease in social cost and conflict, Rural Development Minister told CNBC-TV18.