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 09:58 | Source: Firstpost.com
The NDA version of the Land Act had sought to exempt five types of projects from these clauses, but lack of support in the Rajya Sabha means any version of the bill passed now will be closer to the UPAs original bill passed in 2013 than something more growth-friendly or radical.
Aug 03, 2015 at 18:51 | Source: IBNLive.com
The 30-member Joint Committee of Parliament has likely suggested the government withdraw six key amendments, including the proposal to remove the key consent clause and requirement to submit social impact assessment (SIA) from the Land Acquisition Bill.
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 30, 2015 at 18:33 | Source: PTI
With less than a week left for the RBI's next monetary policy, Moody's on Thursday said there is room for rate cut and expressed hope that the central bank would reduce it by 0.25 percent to push growth.
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 24, 2015 at 09:21 | Source: PTI
A move by the government to amend the Land Acquisition Bill to give flexibility to the states to frame their own laws in a bid to break the prolonged impasse was slammed as a "new kind of conspiracy" at a public hearing organised on Friday by a union of various farmers' bodies.
Jul 22, 2015 at 21:55 | Source: PTI
Sources in the government said on Wednesday that inclusion of a fresh clause through an official amendment is one of the various options being weighed.
Jul 22, 2015 at 11:37 | Source: CNBC-TV18
As far as Infosys goes, despite the good numbers reported by the company, it did well on the bourses due to subdued earnings expectation, says Sachin Shah, fund manager, Emkay Investment Managers.
Jul 21, 2015 at 13:30 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Anil Padmanabhan, Deputy Managing Editor, MINT says the battle is half won but implementation of the GST Bill, deciding upon the compensation levels and increase in the rate will remain a cause of worry.