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Buddhadeb wants mass protest against Trinamool


September 9th, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
Arambagh (West Bengal), Sep 9 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader and former West Bengal chief minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee Sunday called for mass resistance against the "atrocities" against his ... Read more...

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Haryana approves land pooling scheme for farmers


July 20th, 2012 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 20 (IANS) The Haryana government Friday announced a new land pooling scheme intended to make the landowner-farmers partners in the process of planned development of residential and industrial ... Read more...

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Reforms coming too slowly in Bengal: Investors (One year of Mamata Banerjee)


May 14th, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 14 (IANS) A year after the Trinamool Congress-led West Bengal government promised to usher in industrial resurgence, investors and industry bodies say reforms are coming too slowly ... Read more...

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Assocham for tax sops to promote SEZs


April 22nd, 2012 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 22 (IANS) Tax exemptions and related benefits were imperative to promote special economic zones (SEZs) across the country as they account for 30 percent of total exports and ... Read more...

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Jairam for tribal-friendly development to fight Maoists


January 25th, 2012 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 25 (IANS) Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh Wednesday called for political mobilisation and a sensitive tribal-friendly development strategy in the Maoist-affected areas to fight the menace in ... Read more...

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Mamata inducts two new ministers


January 16th, 2012 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 16 (IANS) The nearly eight-month-old Mamata Banerjee-led West Bengal ministry was expanded Monday with the induction of two ministers of state amid mounting criticism of her government's ... Read more...

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Haryana farmers oppose land acquisition for nuke plant


September 9th, 2011 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
Fatehabad (Haryana), Sep 9 (IANS) Citing Fukushima, farmers here in Haryana are vehemently opposing a proposal to set up a nuclear power plant in their midst.Fukushima was ravaged by ... Read more...

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Kerala unveils draft land acquisition policy


September 7th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 7 (IANS) The Kerala cabinet cleared a draft land acquisition policy Wednesday to speed up the development process in the state.The Kerala move coincided with Rural Development Minister ... Read more...

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Hooda government on backfoot over land allotment


August 28th, 2011 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 28 (IANS) The Congress party touts Haryana as having the best land acquisition policy but some land allotment decisions, especially the charge of showing favours to the ... Read more...

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Costly land aggregation can frustrate affordable housing (Comment)


August 17th, 2011 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
The recent trouble in Noida shows how unfair and opaque guidelines on land acquisition can not only derail real estate and infrastructure development in the country but also sour the common ... Read more...

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On I-Day, Mayawati rues lack of central assistance (Lead)


August 15th, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 15 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Monday accused the central government of not making efforts to curb backwardness in the country's most populous state.In her Independence Day ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu plans new industrial, land takeover policies


August 4th, 2011 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 4 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Thursday decided to come out with new industrial and land acquisition policies to attract investment.The state, which is ranked seventh among Indian states in ... Read more...

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Noida, Greater Noida farmers and home buyers on war path (Lead)


July 24th, 2011 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Noida/Greater Noida, July 23 (IANS) It was a day of protests in Noida and Greater Noida Saturday - farmers vowing to oppose new government moves to acquire their ... Read more...

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Greater Noida farmers oppose new move to take their land


July 23rd, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, July 23 (IANS) Farmers in Greater Noida Saturday staged a sit-in at the Shahberi village here to protest the Uttar Pradesh government's move to acquire their lands anew ... Read more...

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Pending new law, Haryana puts land acquisition on hold


July 23rd, 2011 - 12:49 am ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 22 (IANS) Despite being termed as the state with the best and farmer-friendly land acquisition policy, Haryana Friday announced that new acquisitions would be put on hold ... Read more...

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Unite like farmers to topple government, Rahul tells Uttar Pradesh youth (Lead)


July 22nd, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
Ballia (Uttar Pradesh), July 22 (IANS) Continuing his political campaign through Uttar Pradesh's hinterland, Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Friday called on the youth of the state to unite ... Read more...

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Unite and fight for your rights, Rahul tells youth


July 22nd, 2011 - 8:04 pm ICT by IANS
Ballia (Uttar Pradesh), July 22 (IANS) Join hands and fight for your rights like the Bhatta-Parsaul farmers for the development of Uttar Pradesh, is the message Congress general secretary ... Read more...

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Rahul’s rally politically motivated: Mayawati


July 9th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 9 (IANS) Dismissing Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi's campaign against takeover of farmers' lands in Uttar Pradesh as "politically motivated", Chief Minister Mayawati claimed her revised land ... Read more...

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Rallying for farmers, Rahul targets Mayawati (Intro Roundup)


July 9th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, July 9 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Saturday spoke out against police atrocities and land acquisition by the Mayawati government at a mammoth farmers' rally that marked the ... Read more...

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Farmers have to face bullets in Uttar Pradesh, says Rahul (Lead)


July 9th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, July 9 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Saturday accused the Mayawati government of giving the land of "lakhs of farmers" in Uttar Pradesh to builders and said ... Read more...

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Politicians should frequent villages: Rahul (Lead)


July 8th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, July 8 (IANS) Indian politicians need to foray more into the rural areas to understand the ground realities, Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi said here Friday."No politician can ... Read more...

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Approach farmers to improve their condition: Rahul


July 8th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh), July 8 (IANS) Sending out a strong message to his opponents, Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi said here Friday that "no politician can ever improve the ... Read more...

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Brokers running Uttar Pradesh goverment: Rahul


July 7th, 2011 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kansera (Uttar Pradesh), July 7 (IANS) Stepping up his attack on the Mayawati government over its land acquistion policy, Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Thursday alleged that "dalals" (brokers) ... Read more...

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Man with revolver detained in Rahul’s vicinity


July 7th, 2011 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh), July 7 (IANS) A man carrying a licensed revolver was detained by security personnel Thursday while trying to approach Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi whose padyatra ... Read more...

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Marching on: Rahul takes on Mayawati on land acquisition (Roundup)


July 6th, 2011 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh/Lucknow July 6 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Wednesday completed the second day of his 'padyatra' (march) against land acquisition in Uttar Pradesh, attacking the Mayawati government, even as ... Read more...

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Villagers awestruck as Rahul bathes, rests on terrace


July 6th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Rampur Bangar (Uttar Pradesh), July 6 (IANS) It is an occasion villagers here are unlikely to forget -- a night Rahul Gandhi spent with them.As the sun went down, ... Read more...

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Can Rahul march on in Mayawati land? (Lead)


July 6th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh), July 6 (IANS) As Rahul Gandhi continues his 'padyatra' (foot march) against land acquisition in Uttar Pradesh, officials Wednesday hinted the Congress leader's march could be ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi attacks Mayawati


July 6th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Shabota (Uttar Pradesh), July 6 (IANS) For the first time after starting a campaign against the government's land takeover, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Wednesday attacked Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister ... Read more...

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Will Section 144 halt Rahul’s march?


July 6th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh), July 6 (IANS) While Rahul Gandhi continues his padyatra against forcible land acquisition in Uttar Pradesh, officials Wednesday hinted the Congress general secretary's march could come ... Read more...

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Rights panel finalises Bhatta-Parsaul report


July 5th, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh government's land acquisition policy remains in the spotlight of the National Human Rights Commission as the commission finalised its report on ... Read more...

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BSP, BJP term Rahul’s march ‘political gimmick’


July 5th, 2011 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 5 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh's ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday spoke almost in one voice as they termed Congress general ... Read more...

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Rahul’s march to get feedback on land policy: Digvijay


July 5th, 2011 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh Tuesday said party leader Rahul Gandhi's foot march (padyatra) from the twin villages of Bhatta-Parsaul was aimed at getting ... Read more...

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Rahul springs surprise, in Mayawati land again (Lead)


July 5th, 2011 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, July 5 (IANS) Stepping up his campaign against the Uttar Pradesh government, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi Tuesday started a foot march from the twin villages of Bhatta-Parsaul ... Read more...

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Rahul in Mayawati land again, visits Bhatta Parsaul


July 5th, 2011 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, July 5 (IANS) Stepping up his campaign against the Uttar Pradesh government, Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Tuesday visited the twin villages of Bhatta Parsaul, the epicentre ... Read more...

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Work state’s new land policy in central projects, Mayawati to PM


June 12th, 2011 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 11 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati has urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to implement her government's new land acquisition policy while setting up central projects in ... Read more...

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