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The Statesman - Land acquisition Act; SAD, Opposition attack government for ignoring consent clause

New Delhi, 10 March 2015. Major NDA partner Akali Dal today joined hands with Opposition in resisting government’s move to do away with the consent clause in the amendments to the land acquisition Act and demanded that farmers’ permission should be mandatorily taken before acquiring their land. 307 more words


Land Acquisition Act - Key amendments passed by Lok Sabha

On 10 March 2015, Lok Sabha adopted nine amendments moved by the government to the Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement (Amendment) Bill, 2015. 128 more words

Competitive Exams India

Land Acquisition bill row

The following article is based on my own interpretation of the said events. Any material borrowed from published and unpublished sources has been appropriately referenced. I will bear the sole responsibility for anything that is found to have been copied or misappropriated or misrepresented in the following post. 294 more words

VGSoM Current Affairs

India's Land Policy with special focus on Land Acquisition Act 2013

I wrote this article in 2013 when the The Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Bill, 2013 was passed by the Parliament, trying to analyze the land policy in India since independence and providing an appraisal of the new Act. 1,526 more words

News And Politics

Increasing compensation is a trap: Rajagopal

Hundreds of farmers from nine states marched to Delhi from Haryana’s Palwal under the aegis of Ekta Parishad to protest against the proposed amendments on Land Acquisition Act. 419 more words


Why The Modi Sarkaar Must Grow Balls

As the Budget Session began in the Parliament, the government finds itself beset with numerous troubles. If initial signs are to be believed, the government may find the going tough. 807 more words


Amarinder Singh questions Badal's 'silence' over new land bill

“The BJP led NDA government, of which Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) is part and parcel, is subtly trying to revert back to the Land Acquisition Law of 1894 of the British which was absolutely exploitative and had been enacted mainly to serve the colonial interests,” the former Punjab Chief Minister remarked, while warning, that it will not be allowed at any cost come what may. 113 more words