Aug 04, 2015 at 18:55 | Source: Reuters
Tussles over land acquisition have locked up hundreds of billions of dollars of infrastructure developments. The bill was meant to make it easier to acquire land and help realise Modi's vision of building modern cities and industrial corridors.
Aug 04, 2015 at 16:21 | Source: PTI
Rural Development Minister Birender Singh said the government has from the very beginning maintained that it has no objection in accepting good suggestions from any institution, political leader, political party or farmers.
Aug 03, 2015 at 14:11 | Source: PTI
The Joint Committee of Parliament examining the land acquisition bill on Monday got an extension of four more days to submit its report on the controversial legislation
Jul 29, 2015 at 14:56 | Source: PTI
The NDA government has proposed some changes to the 2013 Land Act through an ordinance in December last year. The bill to replace the ordinance was passed by Lok Sabha but could not be put to vote in the Rajya Sabha where the BJP is in minority. Hence, the ordinance was re-promulgated twice.
Jul 28, 2015 at 21:36 | Source: PTI
NDA constituent Shiv Sena, which has reservations over the land bill, on Tuesday joined a meeting of opposition parties to work out a strategy to thwart the proposed changes in the 2013 law which are up for consideration before a Joint Committee of Parliament.
Jul 27, 2015 at 08:18 | Source: IBNLive.com
The petition came amid a huge debate over Memon's hanging and BJP's condemnation of remarks by parties over the execution, saying such a defence is happening due to "petty politics".
Jul 25, 2015 at 16:30 | Source: PTI
Congress will not allow Parliament to function till the ministers whose names have surfaced in Lalit Modi controversy and Vyapam scam resign, party leader Ashwani Kumar said on Saturday, stressing that it was opposition's right "to oppose, expose and depose" the government.
Jul 25, 2015 at 16:04 | Source: PTI
"I can see clearly that the second green revolution will take place from eastern states like Bihar, West Bengal, Odisha, Jharkhand, Assam, and eastern Uttar Pradesh," the Prime Minister told a function of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research here.
Jul 24, 2015 at 16:24 | Source: PTI
Lok Sabha failed to transact any business for the second straight day as confrontation between ruling and opposition sides intensified with BJP hitting back at Congress by raking up certain comments of Robert Vadra and demanding action against him for "demeaning" MPs.
Jul 23, 2015 at 14:03 | Source: IBNLive.com
Even as Parliament has turned into a warzone with the government and the opposition up in arms against each other since the onset of the Monsoon Session, there is something that still unites our MPs across party lines a designated smoking area.