LAND ACQUISITION ORDINANCE
ETRise Top MSMEs Ranking: India’s archaic land acquisition rules needs overhaul
This event, hosted under the aegis of ETRise Top MSMEs Ranking, which will be a definitive ranking of businesses basis a rigorous evaluation of their performance across innovation, financial health, and financial growth, saw experts brainstorm on the hurdles faced by the MSME sector.
Under SC watch, Odisha buys land for Jagannath corridor in 4 months
Within less than four months of the gazette notification of the cabinet d...
SC agrees to hear pleas against land acquisition process for bullet train project
The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to examine a batch of pl...
Change to state land laws may make M&As in IT parks smooth
A recent amendment to Karnataka’s land laws is expected to help developers of technology parks, industrial estates and special economic zones (SEZs) as well as investors as it opens up opportunities in mergers and acquisition (M&A) deals.
NHAI eyes law tweaks to form land banks
NHAI plans to seek amendments in the National Highways Act to acquire more land to create land banks.
Delhi LG withdraws land acquisition proceedings of unauthorised colonies
Taking to Twitter, Baijal said it was a major step for conferring ownership rights to the residents of these colonies, adding that the move would pave the way for smooth implementation of PM-UDAY (PM Unauthorized Colonies in Delhi AwasAdhikar Yojana).
New order inflows for construction sector to improve in 2020: Icra
As the government plans to more than double the investment in the infrastructure sector to about Rs 100 lakh crore over the next five years, the construction companies are likely to witness significant opportunities with key segments being highways, railways, ports, urban infrastructure and airport.
377 infrastructure projects show cost overruns of Rs 3.94 lakh crore
The Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation monitors infrastructure projects worth Rs 150 crore and above. Of such 1,635 projects, 377 projects reported cost overruns and 565 projects time escalation.
Clearances awaited at 43 out of 85 coal blocks
Coal ministry data shows mine plans of eight blocks have yet to be approved as they are awaiting action from block operators. Environment clearances are pending for another 27 blocks. These blocks were either auctioned or allotted to PSUs after Supreme Court cancelled 204 blocks in 2014.
No question of giving away even an inch of land, Karnataka CM on Belagavi border issue
Maharashtra claims the border district of Belagavi was part of the erstwhile Bombay Presidency, but is currently a district of Karnataka, on linguistic grounds. Bus services from Kolhapur district in Maharashtra to Karnataka had been suspended on Sunday against the backdrop of the ongoing border dispute between the two states over Belagavi.
ETRISE Dialogues: Land unavailability, cost overruns hampering MSMEs growth
Highlighting how land acquisitions continue to be a tricky affair for MSMEs, Mahavir Pratap Sharma, Past Chairman, Carpet Export Promotion Council asserted that the government needs to come up with a clear cut policy regarding its ongoing land reforms.
ArcelorMittal, Nippon Steel complete acquisition of Essar Steel
The deck for acquisition of Essar Steel for Rs 42,000 crore by L N Mittal-led company was cleared by the Supreme Court last month.
NHAI to focus on land acquisition for new projects
NHAI has begun the process of prioritising projects based on their financial viability and this exercise is part of the same strategy
Coal project stutter: Damodar Valley Corp unhappy with West Bengal's land acquisition policy
According to the policy, a company has to buy land from owners through a market mechanism while the state government only acts as a facilitator in the process, DVC sources said.
Keppel Land, Rustomjee form JV to develop integrated township in Thane
Keppel Land will be acquiring 49% stake in the joint venture company Kapstone Constructions for around Rs 410 crore. This is first such alliance between a Singaporean and an Indian developer for any project in Mumbai Metropolitan Region.
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