Jairam Ramesh

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News.com.au
China, India back Copenhagen climate dealBreaking News CHINA and India will back the 11th-hour climate accord hammere
China, India back Copenhagen climate deal
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
Breaking News CHINA and India will back the 11th-hour climate accord hammered out in Copenhagen in December, removing doubts that the world's two most populous countries fully supported the contested... Read more
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New Kerala
Congress objects to manner of extending land compensation provisions The Congress on Saturday termed as "illegal" and an "insult to parliament" th
Congress objects to manner of extending land compensation provisions
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
The Congress on Saturday termed as "illegal" and an "insult to parliament" the manner in which the central government had sought to extend compensation and rehabilitation benefits... Read more
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Business Standard India
Land bill: Congress hits out at government for notification routeCongress senior leader and former Rural Development minister Jairam Ramesh toda
Land bill: Congress hits out at government for notification route
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
Congress senior leader and former Rural Development minister Jairam Ramesh today hit out at the NDA government saying, "The notification issued last night is illegal as per the law ministry. However we are for the 13 amendments as these were part of... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Modi banking on communal mobilisation in Bihar: JairamAgencies, New Delhi Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh today accused Prime M
Modi banking on communal mobilisation in Bihar: Jairam
Central Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Agencies, New Delhi Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh today accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of carrying on communal mobilisation in Bihar behind his rhetoric of development, but expressed confidence that the grand alliance of JD(U), RJD and... Read more
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Calcutta News
Bihar election to be political watershed: Jairam Ramesh Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Friday said he was confident the JD-U-RJD al
Bihar election to be political watershed: Jairam Ramesh
Calcutta News / Posted 6 days ago
Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Friday said he was confident the JD-U-RJD alliance with his party will be able to stop Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "juggernaut" -- as it happened in Delhi in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Jairam Ramesh trashes govt move to issue notification for Land billWith the Land Ordinance set to lapse on August 31 and the government all set to
Jairam Ramesh trashes govt move to issue notification for Land bill
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
With the Land Ordinance set to lapse on August 31 and the government all set to go ahead with the notification route, former rural development minister and senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh today rejected the proposition of the government going in... Read more
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New Kerala
Bihar election to be political watershed: Jairam Ramesh Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Friday said he was confident the JD-U-RJD al
Bihar election to be political watershed: Jairam Ramesh
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Friday said he was confident the JD-U-RJD alliance with his party will be able to stop Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "juggernaut" -- as it happened in Delhi in... Read more
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New Kerala
Vidya Balan announced as the campaign ambassador for behavior change campaign by RB India and Pehel As part of its nationwide initiative Dettol Banega Swachh India, RB India, al
Vidya Balan announced as the campaign ambassador for behavior change campaign by RB India and Pehel
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
As part of its nationwide initiative Dettol Banega Swachh India, RB India, along Pehel and State Governments of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, announced... Read more
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Central Chronicle
‘Smriti making false charges against Gandhi family on land controversy’Agencies, Lucknow Congress today alleged that Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani
‘Smriti making false charges against Gandhi family on land controversy’
Central Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
Agencies, Lucknow Congress today alleged that Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani was trying to make false charges against the Gandhi family over the issue of the land controversy in Amethi involving the Rajiv Gandhi Charitable Trust. “Ms Irani is... Read more
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New Kerala
Jairam Ramesh accuses BJP of encouraging communal polarisation in Bihar Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Tuesday accused that BJP is encouragi
Jairam Ramesh accuses BJP of encouraging communal polarisation in Bihar
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Tuesday accused that BJP is encouraging communal polarisation in Bihar ahead of assembly elections in the state. "BJP has two political... Read more
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New Kerala
Government has vitiated political atmosphere, Modi an autocrat: Jairam Ramesh ( Interview) The country's political atmosphere has been vitiated by the "con
Government has vitiated political atmosphere, Modi an autocrat: Jairam Ramesh
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
( Interview) The country's political atmosphere has been vitiated by the "confrontationist attitude" of the government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi is an "autocrat"... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Special economic package to Bihar, a poll Jumla: CongressAgencies, Patna Senior Congress leader and former union minister Jairam Ramesh
Special economic package to Bihar, a poll Jumla: Congress
Central Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
Agencies, Patna Senior Congress leader and former union minister Jairam Ramesh today described special economic package announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for Bihar as only a ‘poll Jumla’. Mr Ramesh told mediapersons here that there was... Read more
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Calcutta News
Difference with government on three issues on land bill: Congress Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Wednesday said his party had diffe
Difference with government on three issues on land bill
Calcutta News / Posted 15 days ago
: Congress Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Wednesday said his party had differences with the central government on three issues concerning the land acquisition bill including the time period of... Read more
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asianage
‘Modi blocked GST for 3 years’Prime Minister Narendra Modi with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. (Pho
‘Modi blocked GST for 3 years’
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. (Photo: PTI) Congress: Our support needed The Congress on Wednesday bluntly told the Narendra Modi government that the GST bill cannot be passed without its support until... Read more
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asianage
�Modi blocked GST for 3 years'Prime Minister Narendra Modi with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. (Pho
�Modi blocked GST for 3 years'
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. (Photo: PTI) Congress: Our support needed The Congress on Wednesday bluntly told the Narendra Modi government that the GST bill cannot be passed without its support until... Read more
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New Kerala
Difference with government on three issues on land bill: Congress Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Wednesday said his party had diffe
Difference with government on three issues on land bill
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
: Congress Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Wednesday said his party had differences with the government on three issues concerning the land acquisition bill, including the time period of... Read more
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New Kerala
GST Bill cannot be passed without Congress support: Jairam With the government contemplating a special session of parliament over the GS
GST Bill cannot be passed without Congress support: Jairam
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
With the government contemplating a special session of parliament over the GST Bill, Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Wednesday said the economic measure cannot be passed without his party's... Read more
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New Kerala
Difference with government on three issues on land bill: Congress Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Wednesday said his party had diffe
Difference with government on three issues on land bill
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
: Congress Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Wednesday said his party had differences with the central government on three issues concerning the land acquisition bill including the time period of... Read more
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New Kerala
GST bill cannot be passed without Congress support: Jairam With the government contemplating a special session of parliament over the GS
GST bill cannot be passed without Congress support: Jairam
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
With the government contemplating a special session of parliament over the GST Bill, Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Wednesday said it cannot be passed without his party's support and... Read more
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asianage
Cricket and terrorism cannot go together Anurag ThakurBCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur accused chief minister Virbhadra Singh of misinfor
Cricket and terrorism cannot go together Anurag Thakur
asianage / Posted 17 days ago
BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur accused chief minister Virbhadra Singh of misinforming the people about HPCA ‘If peace prevails, I will myself go to Pakistan with the ball and bat’ Shimla: BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur expressed his concern over firing... Read more
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asianage
Of godmen & oratorsBoth the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Congress had their share of embarrassin
Of godmen & orators
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
Both the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Congress had their share of embarrassing moments recently. The ruling party was left red-faced when Lok Sabha MP Varun Gandhi declared that he was not in favour of the death penalty, and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Drop demand for finance from rich countries: Arvind SubramanianIn a note to the two ministers - which has been reviewed by Business Standard -
Drop demand for finance from rich countries: Arvind Subramanian
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
In a note to the two ministers - which has been reviewed by Business Standard - Subramanian has recommended that India should stop insisting that the developed countries provide financing for poor countries to fight climate change, as they are... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
India’s war on Greenpeace | Samanth SubramanianAfter deciding not to sleep at all before her 6.50am flight out of Delhi, Priya
India’s war on Greenpeace | Samanth Subramanian
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 24 days ago
After deciding not to sleep at all before her 6.50am flight out of Delhi, Priya Pillai felt slow and drowsy as she handed her passport over the immigration counter. It was a few hours past midnight on 11 January 2015; Pillai, a campaigner with... Read more
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Business Standard India
Parliamentary panel to submit land Bill report only in winter sessionParties differ over retrospective clause and return of unutilised landParties d
Parliamentary panel to submit land Bill report only in winter session
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
Parties differ over retrospective clause and return of unutilised landParties differ over retrospective clause and return of unutilised land With differences in the Rajya Sabha... Read more
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asianage
Land Bill off till Winter SessionThe contentious Land Acquisition Bill will now have to wait for the Winter Sess
Land Bill off till Winter Session
asianage / Posted 24 days ago
The contentious Land Acquisition Bill will now have to wait for the Winter Session of Parliament, as the joint panel examining it could not wrap up its exercise Monday. The panel was given time till August 11 to submit its report. However, Congress... Read more
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Business Standard India
Parliamentary Committee to submit report on Land Bill only in Winter sessionWith differences cropping up in the Joint Committee on the Land Acquisition bil
Parliamentary Committee to submit report on Land Bill only in Winter session
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
With differences cropping up in the Joint Committee on the Land Acquisition bill, over the crucial retrospective clause and the return of unutilised land, Chairman (and BJP member) S S Ahluwalia, decided to seek extension to table the report only in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt believes to have shaken Oppn faith in 2013 land ActSP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, who had supported the Congress after Lok Sabha Sp
Govt believes to have shaken Oppn faith in 2013 land Act
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, who had supported the Congress after Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan had suspended its 25 MPs, asked for a discussion on the issues and favoured the deadlock to be broken. The Congress, however, continued with its... Read more
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Business Standard India
Land bill not to come before Parliament before Winter SessionThe bill will come to Parliament only after assembly elections are over in the
Land bill not to come before Parliament before Winter Session
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
The bill will come to Parliament only after assembly elections are over in the agrarian state of BiharThe contentious land acquisition bill will not come to Parliament before the Winter... Read more
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The Hindu
Land bill not to come before Winter Session of ParliamentThe UPA law stated the Land Acquisition Act, 1894 will continue to apply where
Land bill not to come before Winter Session of Parliament
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
The UPA law stated the Land Acquisition Act, 1894 will continue to apply where an award has already been made. The contentious land acquisition bill will not come to Parliament before the Winter Session, with the Joint Committee of Parliament... Read more
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The Hindu
Land bill not to come before Winter Session of ParliamentThe contentious land acquisition bill will not come to Parliament before the Wi
Land bill not to come before Winter Session of Parliament
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
The contentious land acquisition bill will not come to Parliament before the Winter Session, with the Joint Committee of Parliament examining the measure on Monday deciding to seek more time to finalise its report after Congress and TMC sought more... Read more
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New Kerala
'We had no choice but to protest for undemocratic suspension': Tharoor Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Friday justified his party's protest outsid
'We had no choice but to protest for undemocratic suspension': Tharoor
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Friday justified his party's protest outside the Parliament, saying they had no choice after the undemocratic suspension of the MPs from the Lok... Read more
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New Kerala
'Shameless Government, voiceless PM', Congress chants at Parliament protest The Congress Party led by Sonia Gandhi on Friday continued with the protest a
'Shameless Government, voiceless PM', Congress chants at Parliament protest
New Kerala / Posted 28 days ago
The Congress Party led by Sonia Gandhi on Friday continued with the protest against the suspension of 25 MPs at the Gandhi statue in Parliament premises. The protestors... Read more
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asianage
Congress to stay away from land bill meetPolicemen detain Rita Bahuguna Joshi and other Congress workers during a protes
Congress to stay away from land bill meet
asianage / Posted 30 days ago
Policemen detain Rita Bahuguna Joshi and other Congress workers during a protest in Lucknow on Tuesday. -PTI The Congress has decided not to take part in the meeting of joint committee of Parliament (JPC) with like-minded parties on the land bill... Read more
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New Kerala
Murder of democracy, says Sonia on MPs suspension Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday said the suspension of 25 MPs of t
Murder of democracy, says Sonia on MPs suspension
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday said the suspension of 25 MPs of the party by Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan was anti-democratic and described it as murder of democracy. Congress... Read more
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New Kerala
Sonia, Rahul wear black bands, protest MPs suspension Congress members from both houses, led by party president Sonia Gandhi and vi
Sonia, Rahul wear black bands, protest MPs suspension
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
Congress members from both houses, led by party president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi wore black bands, on Tuesday to protest the suspension of 25 MPs of the party by Lok Sabha... Read more
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Calcutta News
Surprised by Jairam's charge, Congress are national looters: Anurag Thakur Bharatiya Janata Party Member of Parliament from Himachal Pradesh and honorar
Surprised by Jairam's charge, Congress are national looters: Anurag Thakur
Calcutta News / Posted 1 months ago
Bharatiya Janata Party Member of Parliament from Himachal Pradesh and honorary secretary of the Board of Control for Criket in India (BCCI), Anurag Thakur, said on Monday... Read more
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New Kerala
Surprised by Jairam's charge, Congress are national looters: Anurag Thakur Bharatiya Janata Party Member of Parliament from Himachal Pradesh and honorar
Surprised by Jairam's charge, Congress are national looters: Anurag Thakur
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
Bharatiya Janata Party Member of Parliament from Himachal Pradesh and honorary secretary of the Board of Control for Criket in India (BCCI), Anurag Thakur, said on Monday... Read more
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asianage
No work, no pay? We’re working, say Congress MPsAhead of the all-party meeting called by the government on Monday to end the Pa
No work, no pay? We’re working, say Congress MPs
asianage / Posted 1 months ago
Ahead of the all-party meeting called by the government on Monday to end the Parliament logjam, its ministers and the Opposition Congress engaged in a war of words on Sunday, with the government urging the Congress to “accept and seriously... Read more
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asianage
No work, no pay? We're working, say Congress MPsAhead of the all-party meeting called by the government on Monday to end the Pa
No work, no pay? We're working, say Congress MPs
asianage / Posted 1 months ago
Ahead of the all-party meeting called by the government on Monday to end the Parliament logjam, its ministers and the Opposition Congress engaged in a war of words on Sunday, with the government urging the Congress to “accept and seriously... Read more
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asianage
Congress sees HP scam, targets Prem Kumar Dhumal and sonBJP leader Prem Kumar Dhumal's son Anurag Thakur After the “Lalitgate” and Vya
Congress sees HP scam, targets Prem Kumar Dhumal and son
asianage / Posted 1 months ago
BJP leader Prem Kumar Dhumal's son Anurag Thakur After the “Lalitgate” and Vyapam scams in BJP-ruled Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, and the rice scandal in Chhattisgarh, the Congress on Sunday raised the issue of the “land scam” during the chief... Read more
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The Hindu
Congress digs up old cricket scam to target Dhumal, sonAt a time when Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh is facing a CBI
Congress digs up old cricket scam to target Dhumal, son
The Hindu / Posted 1 months ago
At a time when Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh is facing a CBI inquiry in a disproportionate assets case, the Congress on Sunday raked up the issue of alleged misuse of office by his predecessor from the BJP, P.K. Dhumal, and his son... Read more
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The Hindu
Govt. offensive queers the pitchWith half-a-dozen Union Ministers speaking out against the Congress on Sunday,
Govt. offensive queers the pitch
The Hindu / Posted 1 months ago
With half-a-dozen Union Ministers speaking out against the Congress on Sunday, the government seems to have queered the pitch ahead of Monday’s all-party meeting to break the deadlock in Parliament. An angry Congress shot back, warning that unless... Read more
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New Kerala
Rs.100 crore loss to exchequer due to BJP's Dhumal, Thakur: Congress Accusing BJP leaders Prem Kumar Dhumal and his son Anurag Thakur of
Rs.100 crore loss to exchequer due to BJP's Dhumal, Thakur
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
: Congress Accusing BJP leaders Prem Kumar Dhumal and his son Anurag Thakur of "abusing authority" in Himachal Pradesh, Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Sunday said their actions would cause... Read more
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Business Standard India
Congress hits back at Sharma over his 'no work, no pay' remarkIt is wrong to say MPs are not working. MPs are working hard, said Jairam Rames
Congress hits back at Sharma over his 'no work, no pay' remark
Business Standard India / Posted 1 months ago
It is wrong to say MPs are not working. MPs are working hard, said Jairam RameshCongress today hit back at Union Minister Mahesh Sharma for his suggestion of 'no work, no pay' policy over... Read more
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New Kerala
Anurag Thakur denies involvement in land allotment case BJP leader Anurag Thakur on Sunday termed as "baseless" the Congress's allega
Anurag Thakur denies involvement in land allotment case
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
BJP leader Anurag Thakur on Sunday termed as "baseless" the Congress's allegation that he and his father Prem Kumar Dhumal were involved in a 2002 Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA)... Read more
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New Kerala
Dhumal, Thakur caused Rs.100 crore loss to exchequer: Congress Accusing BJP leaders Prem Kumar Dhumal and his son Anurag Thakur of
Dhumal, Thakur caused Rs.100 crore loss to exchequer
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
: Congress Accusing BJP leaders Prem Kumar Dhumal and his son Anurag Thakur of "misusing power and abusing authority" in Himachal, senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Sunday blamed the duo of... Read more
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New Kerala
BJP's Dhumal, Anurag Thakur involved in land allotment case: Congress Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Sunday accused former Himac
BJP's Dhumal, Anurag Thakur involved in land allotment case
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
: Congress Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Sunday accused former Himachal chief minister Prem Kumar Dhumal and his son Anurag Thakur of being involved in the 2002 Himachal Pradesh... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt could compromise on Land Bill 2015Reconciled to the fact that it will have no option but to cave in to the diktat
Govt could compromise on Land Bill 2015
Business Standard India / Posted 1 months ago
Reconciled to the fact that it will have no option but to cave in to the diktat of the opposition on the 2015 Land Acquisition Resettlement and Rehabilitation (LARR) Bill in the Rajya Sabha where it is in a minority, the Narendra Modi-led National... Read more
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