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Land acquisition: Owners to get better compensation

A new law passed yesterday will give better compensation for owners who have part of their land acquired by the Government.

The Land Acquisition (Amendment) Bill has removed what is known as the “betterment levy”, among other reforms. 306 more words


SLA to acquire 600,000 sq ft of land

The Singapore Land Authority (SLA) yesterday announced that it is acquiring some 600,000 square feet of land for the construction of the first stage of the North South Expressway – stretching from Admiralty Road West to Toa Payoh Rise. 348 more words


For a few acres more!

It is widely touted as a test case for knowing the future prospects of industrialization in West Bengal. While that may be true as far as I am concerned it is a costly laboratory to examine the strengths and limitations of the political and democratic institutions intended to mediate conflicts around development in India. 647 more words