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Local Activist Among Trio Detained in Arakan State

Local Activist Among Trio Detained in Arakan State

Farmers march in Kyaukphyu in protest of what they describe as unfair compensation for their land, damaged by waste from the Shwe gas project, June 3, 2015. (Photo: Wong Aung / Shwe Gas Movement) RANGOON — The chair of a local civil society ... Irrawaddy, 3 weeks ago

7 images for farmers land compensation movement

Irrawaddy, 3 weeks ago
International Business Times India, 2 weeks ago
BNR, 2 weeks ago
DNA, 2 weeks ago
The Freepress Journal, 2 weeks ago
All4Women, 1 month ago
Manitoba Cooperator, 4 weeks ago

Land sweetener on way

New Delhi, Feb. 3: The Centre is set to notify rules providing higher compensation and better rehabilitation packages to landlosers in Union territories compared to what is now being offered by state governments. The compensation will be exactly ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 week ago
Counter Currents

MP farmers oppose land acquisition, prepare funeral pyre to commit suicide

A team comprising of Medha Patkar, Dr. Sunilam, Adv. Aradhana Bhargava, Jasvinder Singh (CPI (M)), Kamla Yadav, Ramashray Yadav, Raghvendra Singh, Ravindra Singh, and others met villagers affected by alleged forced land acquisition in Bujbuja, ...
 Meri News1 month ago Free Our Land And Water: Farmers Prepare Funeral Pyres For Self-Immolation  Counter Currents1 month ago
Friends of the Earth UK

Nigerian farmers to sue Shell over oil spills on their land

A landmark court ruling finally allows 4 Nigerian farmers and Netherlands to jointly sue Shell in the Netherlands for damage caused by oil spills in Nigeria. This is a great victory for the farmers who brought the case and their communities.
 Friends of the Earth UK2 weeks ago Nigerian farmers cleared to sue Shell  Townsville Bulletin1 month ago

Haiti's Fraudulent Presidential Frontrunner Seizes Land for His Own Banana Republic

A Mo'se presidency would ensure that political decisions prioritize free trade and private enterprise over support for the destitute majority. The frontrunner in Haiti's rigged election grabbed land from peasant farmers to grow bananas for ...
 AlterNet.org2 weeks ago

Ex-Gafatar members have nowhere to go

Members of the former Fajar Nusantara Movement (Gafatar) at the Bina Insan Rehabilitation Center in Cipayung, East Jakarta, are facing uncertain futures as they have nowhere to return to. Most of them sold their houses before joining the others in ...
 Jakarta Post1 week ago

Tackling Recurring Herdsmen, Farmers Clash

HERDSMEN. PHOTO: RECURRING conflicts between herdsmen and their host communities have over the years led to the loss of several lives and property across the country. One of such clashes in recent times was the raiding of ...
 The Guardian Nigeria2 weeks ago

Here's how organic farming and right prices are helping Kerala farmers

WAYANAD, KERALA: There is a light in Joseph Pendanath's eyes when he walks through his farm, whose thick foliage resembles a forest in parts. He checks how the nutmeg graft is doing, throws a coconut frond over a few spinach saplings for shade, caresses a ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago Organic farming, right prices helping Kerala farmers  Economic Times2 weeks ago

Tusker menace leaves Punarbas farmland barren

Farmers say they cannot grow crops if no effort is initiated to prevent wild elephants from entering the area Jan 3, 2016- Many farmers in southern belt of Punarbas Municipality are compelled to leave their land fallow due to elephant menace. ...
 Kathmandu Post1 month ago

Projects on hold for want of land

Hyderabad: While the Telangana state government has decided to allot Rs 25,000 crore in the annual Budget every year starting 2016-17 to complete all pending and new irrigation projects in four years, land acquisition for these projects remains a ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago
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