Land Acquisition

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HC seeks report on plot acquired century ago

HC was hearing a petition seeking usage of land contending it was acquired from the petitioner’s forefathers

land acquisition act

New land act: Cautious Mizoram looks to Nagaland, decides to consult constitutional expert, before implementing

The committee decided that as a first step it will examine how Nagaland deals with the new law.


It’s no ordinance raj

Considering the circumstances, the NDA’s ordinances are justified.


Across the Aisle: Stand up and be counted

The ordinance tilts the LARR Act in favour of the promoter of the project and against the land owner.

Land ordinance shuts door on more litigation

The ordinanace has blocked a blanket route to reviving old cases by inserting a special clause to the Land Acquisition Act.

‘Land law changes balance development and justice’

Amendments based on extensive consultations with states: FM


Fadnavis tweaks yet another Act to avoid land acquisition hurdle

Move to pinch owners of private plot reserved for public purposes


Special panel formed to speed up land acquisition

Several dam projects are stuck due to confusion over compensation package.

MMRC to Centre: Notify state body as competent authority

Under the Metro Act, MMRC will have the independence to negotiate with landowners and acquire land as it can.


Land acquisition too tedious, Bengal govt asks depts to buy land from farmers

The state government has considered the immediate need of land for such projects,” says the circular.


Wary of fallout, government may delay call on changes in land law

The second sticking point is expanding the list of projects which are exempted under the Act by including infrastructure and defence projects.


UPA panel set tough norms for tribal land, NDA sits on report

Make gram sabha consent mandatory for acquisition of land, even by the government for its own use.


NPCIL board comes up with rehab offer for land owners

The total estimated cost of the proposed project is around Rs 60,000 crore.


In Rajasthan’s wake

State governments could set the ball rolling on contentious reform.


Land acquisition: Now, double circle rate in urban areas, four times in rural

The Cabinet also approved establishing of a highway patrol force in the state.