• Telangana woman forest official, other staff booked for

    Telangana woman forest official, other staff booked for abetment to suicide

    India | Jul 09, 2019, 03:52 PM IST

    A woman Forest Range Officer in Telangana has been booked for abetment to suicide after a boy complained to police that his father tried to kill himself after forest officials entered their agricultural land, police said.

  • dodgy data farmer suicides drop 67 in 6 years

    Dodgy Data: Farmer suicides drop 67% in 6 years

    India | Jul 22, 2015, 12:00 PM IST

    With 25 farmers in Karnataka committing suicide in June, it appears evident that rural India is in distress–the long-term cause, a growth rate of almost zero (0.2%), and the immediate cause, crop failures caused by

  • sebi bars skylark from raising money from public

    SEBI bars Skylark from raising money from public

    Dec 16, 2014, 10:18 AM IST

    Mumbai: Cracking down on an illicit fund raising scheme related to agricultural land, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has barred Skylark Land Developers and Infrastructure India and its directors from mobilising money

  • modi s kanpur rally hc dismisses petition against use of

    Modi's Kanpur rally: HC dismisses petition against use of Dalits' land

    Politics | Oct 18, 2013, 02:54 PM IST

    Allahabad:  In a major relief to BJP, the Allahabad HC has dismissed a petition that challenged the grant of agricultural land owned by Dalits for narendra Modi's rally tomorrow.A vacation bench comprising Justices S K

  • do not acquire agricultural land bjp

    Do not acquire agricultural land: BJP

    Politics | Aug 29, 2013, 05:36 PM IST

    New Delhi: The government should not acquire agricultural and irrigated land as it can lead to food shortage, said BJP President Rajnath Singh Thursday.Initiating the debate in the Lok Sabha on the land acquisition bill,

  • noida extension land acquisition sc slams state govt

    Noida Extension Land Acquisition: SC Slams State Govt

    India | Jul 06, 2011, 08:58 AM IST

    New Delhi, Jul 5: The Supreme Court today slammed the authorities for taking advantage of the “colonial law” on land acquisition to divest farmers of their prime agricultural land benefitting the rich and paying “pittiance”