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A fire break out after clashes between the police and the encroachers who were being evicted from Jawaharbagh in Mathura.

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Aam Aadmi Party supporters holding a protest against Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel over a land scam.

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A villager harvests paddy at a rice field on the outskirts of Srinagar.

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Members of All Assam Student Union (AASU) immerse the dummy copy of Indo-Bangla Land Bill in River Brahmaputra in Guwahati, Assam.

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Thakur Singh Bharmouri along with other HP Congress leaders at a protest against Land Acquisition Bill in Chamba.

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United against Ghulam Nabi Azad of the Congress with other Opposition leaders at a rally against the land acquisition bill

Tribhuvan Tiwari

Social activist Medha Patkar addresses the crowd as CPI leader Sitharam Yachuri (2nd L) and former AAP leader Yogendra Yadav (R) look on with other leaders at the CPI's state farmers association, Dalits Sangarsha Samiti and many other organisation's joint protest against the land acquisition bill in Bengaluru.

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Sacred space The Niyamgiri hills already look ravaged

Sandipan Chatterjee

Doled out Biswajit Koley lost three bighas, wants it back

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No mixer Women from the Manavar tehsil at a protest against the cement plant

Land lies waste Farmers in Thonduru village, Chittoor

Mangu Rana, middle, who got nothing for his land

Jitender Gupta

No doors Ramakrishnan, Valsala at their half-house

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Wind against him Modi faces a big test on land acquisition

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New shine? After his return, Rahul meets farmers

Jitender Gupta

A man reported to be a farmer from Rajasthan allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree at an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) rally organised in protest against the Land Acquisition Bil at Jantar Mantar, in New Delhi.

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Congress leaders Digvijay Singh, A K Antony and Jairam Ramesh during the launch of the website "zameenwapsi.com" at AICC headquarters in New Delhi.

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Right to hold on Tribal women agitating for land rights at Jantar Mantar, Delhi

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All India Congress Committee (AICC) General Secretary Mukul Wasnik and former MP Vilas Muttemwar along with party workers protest against new Land Acquisition Bill outside the Vidhan Bhawan in Nagpur, Maharashtra.

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SUCI activists burn an effigy during a protest against Land Acquisition Bill in Kolkata.

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Farmers form a human chain on the shore of Bay of Bengal to protest against Bharatiya Janata Party’s Land Acquisition Bill in Chennai.

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DPCC President Ajay Maken flags-off 'Kisan Rath', to protest against the Land Acquisition Bill, in New Delhi.

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Congress workers protest with black flags against Land Acquisition Bill during the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit in Amritsar.

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A farmer looks skyward as he sits in his field with wheat crop that was damaged in unseasonal rains and hailstorm at Darbeeji village, in Rajasthan.

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Leading lady Sonia leads a march against the amendments to the Land Acquisition Act

Jitender Gupta

Farmers make rotis at a community kitchen setup by protesting farmers near the parliament while protesting against the land acquisition bill, in New Delhi.

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Farmers drink chai as they gather near the parliament for a protest against the Land Acquisition Bill in New Delhi.

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SP's Jaya Bachchan with other opposition leaders during a march from Parliament to Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi in a show of strength and solidarity against the controversial Land Acquisition Bill.

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TMC's Saugata Roy and Moonmoon Sen with other opposition leaders during a march from Parliament to Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi in a show of strength and solidarity against the controversial Land Acquisition Bill.

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Opposition leaders during their march over the controversial Land Acquisition Bill, at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.

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Congress President Sonia Gandhi, accompanied by former PM Manmohan Singh and a delegation of opposition parties' leaders, addresses the media after meeting President Pranab Mukherjee over the controversial Land Acquisition Bill, at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.

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Congress President Sonia Gandhi with delegation of opposition parties leaders meeting President Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi over the controversial Land Acquisition Bill.

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Congress leader Ambika Soni clicks pictures of other opposition leaders after their march over the controversial Land Acquisition Bill, at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.

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Opposition leaders during a march from Parliament to Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi in a show of strength and solidarity against the controversial Land Acquisition Bill.

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Congress President Sonia Gandhi with Ghulam Nabi Azad, Anand Sharma and other opposition leaders during a march from Parliament to Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi in a show of strength and solidarity against the controversial Land Acquisition Bill.

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Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and other opposition leaders during a march from Parliament to Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi in a show of strength and solidarity against the controversial Land Acquisition Bill.

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TMC's Derek O'Brien, JD(U)'s Sharad Yadav, CPI(M)'s Sitaram Yechury, DMK's Kanimozhi with other opposition leaders during a march from Parliament to Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi in a show of strength and solidarity against the controversial Land Acquisition Bill.

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Janata Dal (U) chief Sharad Yadav distributing the list of other party leaders who will meet the President Pranab Mukherjee in protest over the Land Acquisition bill, at Parliament house in New Delhi.

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Youth Congress supporters protest against Land Acquisition Bill, in New Delhi.

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Police use water cannon on Youth Congress supporters during their protest against Land Acquisition Bill, in New Delhi.

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Congress leader Sachin Pilot and Raj Babbar at Youth Congress protest against Land Acquisition Bill, in New Delhi.

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Police lathicharge on Youth Congress supporters during their protest against Land Acquisition Bill in New Delhi.

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Police lathicharge on Youth Congress supporters during their protest against Land Acquisition Bill, in New Delhi.

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Congress leader Jairam Ramesh, Ahmed Patel and Raj Babbar at Youth Congress protest against Land Acquisition Bill, in New Delhi.

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar with other party leaders sitting on a 24-hour fast against the Land Acquisition Bill at JD(U) office in Patna.

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Congress workers stop a train during a protest against land acquisition bill at Varanasi Railway station.

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Farmers rally against new Land Acquisition Bill, Palwal, Haryana, Feb 20

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Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot, who was injured when police tried to stop Congress workers during a protest against recent power tariff hike land acquisition bill in Jaipur.

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Police lathicharge on Youth Congress workers and farmers as they protest against Land Acquisition Bill in Jaipur.

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Uprooted lives Rajkumar and wife Priyanka, among the many displaced by the Essar Power plant in Bandhaura, Singrauli

Jitender Gupta

Singrauli collector Raghuraj M.R.

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The pro-development lobbyists Members of the Mahan Vikas Manch, who are for mining in the area

Jitender Gupta

Shortchanged Phulpati and her family outside the Essar Power plant in Bandhaura, Singrauli. The family has received neither compensation nor jobs despite losing nine acres to the plant.

Jitender Gupta

Living dead Bijay Kumar’s wife died three years before the gram sabha consenting to Mahan coal. Yet her name appears on the list of those who attended the sabha and gave consent

Jitender Gupta

Writing on the wall Slogans on houses in Amelia, Singrauli

Jitender Gupta

A woman cleans the weed in a paddy field on the outskirts of Gauhati, Assam.

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Social activist Anna Hazare speaks to media regarding government's land acquisition ordinance, in New Delhi.

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Farmers shout anti-government slogans during a protest against the government’s proposed move to ease rules for acquiring land to facilitate infrastructure projects, in New Delhi.

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Social activists Anna Hazare and Medha Patkar during an agitation against land acquisition ordinance, in New Delhi.

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Farmers listen to a speaker during a protest against the government’s proposed move to ease rules for acquiring land to facilitate infrastructure projects, in New Delhi.

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A villager walking on bamboo sticks during farmers' agitation against land acquisition ordinance in New Delhi.

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Farmers raise their hands in support as they listen to a speaker during a protest against the government’s proposed move to ease rules for acquiring land to facilitate infrastructure projects in New Delhi.

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Congress leaders Raj Babbar smokes Hukkah as he sits with Ajay Maken during a protest against land acquisition ordinance, in New Delhi.

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Social activist Anna Hazare addressing farmers' agitation against land acquisition ordinance in New Delhi.

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TMC members protest against land acquisition ordinance during the 2nd day of budget session at Parliament House in New Delhi.

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Delhi's Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal seeks blessings of social activist Anna Hazare as he shares stage with Anna on his two-day agitation against the ordinance on Land Acquisition Bill at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

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Protest against the land ordinance in New Delhi.

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Protest against the land ordinance in New Delhi.

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Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal with Anna Hazare and Medha Patkar at the second day of protest against the land ordinance, in New Delhi.

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Anna Hazare with Medha Patkar, MDMK chief Vaiko and other supporters of IAC at the second day of the protest against land ordinance, in New Delhi.

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Delhi Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal joins Anna Hazare on the second day of his protest against land ordinance at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi.

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Supporters of Anna Hazare during his two-day protest against the amendments in the Land Acquisition Act in Jantar Mantar, New Delhi.

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Activist Anna Hazare during his two-day protest against the amendments in the Land Acquisition Act in Jantar Mantar, New Delhi.

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Activist Anna Hazare during his two-day protest against the amendments in the Land Acquisition Act in Jantar Mantar, New Delhi.

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Activist Anna Hazare during his two-day protest against the amendments in the Land Acquisition Act in Jantar Mantar, New Delhi

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Activist Anna Hazare during his two-day protest against the amendments in the Land Acquisition Act in Jantar Mantar, New Delhi.

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Police use water cannons to disperse Youth Congress members who were holding a protest at Madhya Pradesh Assembly in Bhopal over MP Professional Examination Board Scam and amendments in Land Acquisition Act by Narendra Modi's government.

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Police lathi charge on Youth Congress supporters during their protest against the BJP government’s land ordinance, near BJP office in New Delhi.

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Villagers block Allahabad-Mirzapur State Highway during a protest against land acquisition for NTPC power project at Kachari village in Allahabad

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Social activist Medha Patkar addresses media at a press meet at Press Club in Kolkata

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Farmers Balai and Khukumoni Sen grow paddy on land marked out for JSW’s project

Sandipan Chatterjee

Nabin Hansda ( right) and his father Krishna Prasad Hansda (left) who are given land for JSW project in salboni

Sandipan Chatterjee

Bhartiya Gramin Samaj activists during a protest against land acquisition bill at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi.

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Upcoming Maruti plant

Debarshi Dasgupta

Maldhari farmers who could lose their fields to the upcoming Maruti plant

Debarshi Dasgupta

Holding on Farmers protest an SIR

Mayur Bhatt

BJP member Yashwant Sinha speaks in the Lok Sabha in New Delhi during the ongoing monsoon session. Upping the ante on Robert Vadra's controversial land deals in Haryana, BJP termed it as a "serious case of fraud with a nationalised bank".

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File Photo: Robert Vadra's land deals in a village in Haryana have returned to haunt the Congress party and its chief with whistleblower IAS officer Ashok Khemka alleging that Vadra "falsified documents" for 3.53 acres of land in Gurgaon and "pocketed" large premium on a commercial colony license.

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An artist’s impression of the theme park the Shiv Sena wants to build there

Changing track An aerial view of the Mahalaxmi Race Course

Dinodia (From Outlook 12 August 2013)

Local MLA Mukesh Sharma along with residents look on as paper-work is completed at Bindapur in New Delhi after Delhi lieutenant-governor Najeeb Jung directed the police to hand over a disputed land to the government for construction of a hospital

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CPI (ML) activists taking out a rally against land acquisition by the government and POSCO officials, in Bhubaneswar.

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Noida Ext, acquisition gone awry

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Mango People Mutation Plaque: Robert Vadra, who dismissed Arvind Kejriwal’s questions on his property dealings with DLF as the quibbles of the “Mango people of a banana republic”.

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