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Samyukta Kisan Morcha: Centre Must Fulfil Pending Demands Of Farmers

Dec 03, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The SKM also said that the President of India has given his assent to the farm laws repeal bill passed by both Houses of Parliament and a gazette notification has been issued to give effect to the repeal.

AIADMK Appeals Against High Court Order Quashing Taking Over Of Jayalalithaa's Veda Nilayam

Dec 01, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

By a November 24 order, Justice N Seshasayee had quashed all the orders passed from 2017, which culminated in the taking over of the property in 2020, besides chiding the previous government for its action relating to the sprawling property located at the posh Poes Garden.


Farm Laws Repealed: The Biggest Victory Of Farmers' Movement In Recent Decades

Observers consider it even bigger than the anti-displacement land movement of 2006-08 in Singur-Nandigram-Kalinganagr resulting in the scrapping of an archaic land acquisition act in 2013.

Justice Arun Mishra Refuses To Recuse From Hearing Land Acquisition Case

Oct 23, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

A five-judge bench is hearing a clutch of petitions challenging the validity of provisions related to compensation in the Land Acquisition Act.


UP Government Puts Azam Khan's Name On List Of Land Mafias; Samajwadi Party Protests

The former Uttar Pradesh minister, Azam Khan, was named in the FIRs lodged in connection with the alleged forcible acquisition of land for Mohammad Ali Jauhar University, of which he is the founder and Chancellor.

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19 July, 2019

Sonbhadra Clash: Five Officials Suspended, 29 Accused Arrested, Says UP CM

Outlook Web Bureau

A three-member committee under the additional chief secretary (Revenue) has also been constituted and will give its report within 10 days, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanth said.


23 April, 2019

NDA Govt Aggressive About Tweaking Land Acquisition Laws For Bullet Train Project: PUCL

Prachi Pinglay-Plumber

The Maharashtra Chapter of PUCL released a 50-page report that looks at different laws, regulations, notifications brought about since 2014 and the impact they have had on the economy and social fabric of the country.


22 February, 2019

Chhattisgarh Govt Ends Rule Permitting Tribal Land Acquisition On Mutual-Agreement Basis

Ankit Mishra

The cabinet has decided to end the rule of Chhattisgarh land revenue code which permitted acquisition of tribal land on mutual-agreement basis, state Agriculture minister Ravindra Choubey said.


25 December, 2018

Farmers In Chhattisgarh's Bastar To Get Back Land Acquired For Tata Steel

Outlook Web Bureau

Ahead of Assembly polls in the state, Congress president Rahul Gandhi had last month announced that the land acquired for the project would be returned in case his party was voted to power.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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