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New land bill is 'great' threat to food security: CPI

New land bill is 'great' threat to food security: CPI

India | New Delhi March 26, 2015 Last Updated at 22:07 IST CPI today appealed to all the political parties and farmers to reject the new land acquisition bill, alleging that it was brought by the NDA government to "snatch" away the multi-crop irrigated land ... Business Standard, 10 hours ago

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Farmers group slams PM Modi over Land Bill assurances

feguards for food security as even fertile multi-cropped land as well as productive rain-fed land can be acquired without any restriction," the statement said. NEW DELHI: Condemning the "callous" attitude of Prime Minister Narendra Modi towards protests ...
 Economic Times1 day ago Farmers' Group Slams Modi Over Land Bill Assurances  Outlook India1 day ago PM lied on Land Bill: farmers outfit  Hindu Business Line1 day ago No move to dilute Food Act or reduce compensation to farmers: PM  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago
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New land bill will affect food security, says Opposition

Monday, 09 March 2015||channel:India " Satpathy said his party strongly opposed the elimination of social impact assessment clause." New Delhi, March 9 - Opposition parties on Monday attacked the central government over ...
 Nerve2 weeks ago Why the Congress and other regional opposition parties against Land Acquisition Bill promoted by BJP-led government?  Meri News2 days ago SAD, Opposition attack government for ignoring consent clause in Land Bill  Jagran Post2 weeks ago Land bill: Govt to take a call today  Indian Express2 days ago

Cong prez blasts Centre for 'neglecting' AP

Breaking her silence in Lok Sabha after her 2013 appeal to lawmakers to pass food security bill, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday rebuked Modi government for not showing "any interest" in the development of resource-starved new state of Andhra ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago

Government to insert lifer in consumer bill?

In a bid to bring in strict norms for “ punishment” up to life imprisonment in certain serious cases of food poisoning, the Cabinet may soon make some changes and finetune the proposed bill to amend the Consumer Protection Act, 1986.  The government is ...
 Asian Age1 week ago

Food subsidy bill rises 20% in April-January

  While presenting the Economic Survey in the Parliament, finance minister Arun Jaitley Food said that the food subsidy bill rose 20 per cent in April-January 2014-15 at Rs 1.07 lakh crore (Rs 1.07 trillion). Budget 2015: Complete Coverage The Economic Survey 2014-15 has acknowledged that the Food Subsidy Bill has increased substantially in the past few years putting a severe strain on the public exchequer.    Economic Survey 2014-15 An amount of Rs. 107823.75 crore has ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago Economic Survey 2015: Food subsidy bill has increased substantially; puts strain on government  Economic Times3 weeks ago Eco Survey: Food subsidy bill puts strain on govt  Economic Times3 weeks ago Food Subsidy Bill shows an increase of 20% yoy, says Eco Survey  India Infoline3 weeks ago
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Agriculture, rural jobs, food subsidy need big boost

Will the drubbing it faced in Delhi election and the huge controversy over its land Bill make BJP reconsider its economic thrust areas? This year’s budget will be the first full year budget of the Narendra Modi government. Since it is likely to set a ...
 Down to Earth4 weeks ago Subsidy cuts unlikely to cheer investors  Asian Age1 month ago Budget 2015: Food and fuel subsidy bill may be cut by 20%  First Post.com1 month ago Govt may cut subsidy bill by 20% in Budget  Business Standard1 month ago
Times of India

Paswan implores Oppn to support Land Bill

Union Food and Consumers Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan today implored the Opposition to ensure passage of the Land Acquisition Bill in national interest. "I implore upon opposition parties to help in the passage of the Land Acquisition Bill in ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago Ram Vilas Paswan implores Opposition to support Land Bill  Jagran Post3 weeks ago Paswan Implores Oppsition to Support Land Bill  Outlook3 weeks ago Paswan implores Opposition to support Land Bill  Zee News3 weeks ago

Food subsidy bill under Centre's scanner

As expenditure on food subsidy clocked a 20 per cent increase, the Modi government appears to lean on the recommendations of the Shanta Kumar Committee to chart the future road map for food policy. "The Food Subsidy Bill stands at Rs 1.07 lakh crore during ...
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago Govt to trim food subsidy  Deccan Herald1 month ago Future of food act uncertain?  Asian Age2 months ago
Hindustan Times

Crude comfort for subsidy

The sharp fall in global crude prices has helped the government to cut the subsidy bill on petroleum, fertiliser and food by over 10 per cent to Rs 2.27 lakh crore in 2015-16. And the government plans to rationalise the subsidy and improve the delivery ...
 The Telegraph3 weeks ago Subsidy bill cut by 10% to Rs 2.27 lakh crore for 2015-16  Business Standard3 weeks ago Subsidy bill cut by 10 to Rs 227 lakh crore for 201516  Hindustan Times3 weeks ago
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