Feb 25, 2015 at 15:21 | Source: Firstpost.com
Politicians are mostly land owners and land hoarders with their own vested interests. It is no secret, that politicians and benami owners of urban land too. They are using the poor to argue their own case.
Feb 25, 2015 at 15:04 | Source: IBNLive.com
Prime Minister Modi is now leading the government from the front and has directed all his MPs to aggressively defend the Bill and not be affected by the oppositions' charges.
Feb 24, 2015 at 15:56 | Source: PTI
At the meeting of the BJP Parliamentary Party here, Modi said the bill will benefit farmers and that the amendments brought by his government were based on suggestions and demands made by Congress-ruled states and their chief ministers.
Feb 24, 2015 at 12:42 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Narendra Modi government on Tuesday tabled the Land Acquisition Amendment Bill 2015. It will replace the ordinance promulgated by the government in December 2014,
Feb 24, 2015 at 10:17 | Source: IBNLive.com
It will replace the ordinance promulgated by the government in December 2014, which had brought changes in the earlier bill passed in 2013 by the UPA government.
Feb 24, 2015 at 08:16 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Notwithstanding the continuing impasse over amendments to the land acquisition act, the government is expected to table a bill in Rajya Sabha today to replace its ordinance it passed late last year. The Budget session of the Parliament started on Monday
Feb 23, 2015 at 13:07 | Source: PTI
Against the backdrop of Oppositions plans to corner the government on various ordinances including the one on land acquisition, the President gave no indication of government bringing any changes in the bill to replace the ordinance.
Feb 23, 2015 at 12:49 | Source: Firstpost.com
There are three important markers for deciding how successful the government has been in getting the opposition to play ball: the insurance FDI bill, the coal mines amendment bill (which enables the allotment of mines for captive use to private companies), and the land acquisition bill.
Feb 23, 2015 at 08:30 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Despite Prime Minister Narendra Modi assurance that issues raised by opposition parties will be discussed in Parliament, it does not seem sailing for the government in Parliament.
Feb 18, 2015 at 13:15 | Source: PTI
The session, which will begin on February 23 and conclude on May 8, will see presentation of the first full-fledged budget of the Narendra Modi government which came to power in May last year.