Land Rights

  • Kejriwal not declared as AAP's PM candidate: Patkar 10-03-2014 10:29 PM

    Social activist and AAP candidate from Mumbai North-East seat, Medha Patkar on Monday said that although Arvind Kejriwal is the "best person" to become the prime minister, AAP has not declared him for the top post as doing so before the Lok Sabha polls is "unconstitutional". "Kejriwal is the best...
  • 5,000 families to get land rights in Jharkhand, says Hemant Soren 19-11-2013 01:01 PM

    About 5,000 families will get rights for one acre of land by the end of this month in Jharkhand under the Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act, Chief Minister Hemant Soren said on Wednesday. The process of distributing land to the landless has started from November 15 when the...
  • 'I am ashamed as well'

    Write Corner |  Anubha Bhonsle
    Lots of things shame me about India (I take great pride in lots as well). For instance, farmers forced to commit suicide because ...

  • India's landless reach Delhi to demand their rights 29-10-2007 12:02 AM

    New Delhi: After the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) set a 30-day deadline for Kochi's Indian Premier League (IPL) team to sort out its internal differences, joint team owner Rendezvous Sports World said it will not back down from 25 per cent stake in the franchise. Rendezvous'...