Asia

    India Seeks to Balance Growth, Landowners’ Rightsi
    X
    August 06, 2013 4:51 PM
    Earlier this year, politicians in India united over the need to reform the country's antiquated land acquisition laws, and lawmakers are expected to begin debating soon legislation aimed at better balancing industrial growth and landowners’ rights. VOA correspondent Aru Pande has more from Gurgaon, outside of New Delhi.

    India Seeks to Balance Growth, Landowners’ Rights

    Published August 06, 2013

    Earlier this year, politicians in India united over the need to reform the country's antiquated land acquisition laws, and lawmakers are expected to begin debating soon legislation aimed at better balancing industrial growth and landowners’ rights. VOA correspondent Aru Pande has more from Gurgaon, outside of New Delhi.


    You May Like

    Ethiopia's Anti-terrorism Law: Security or Silencing Dissent?

    Yonatan Tesfaye was detained in December 2015 on charges under Ethiopia's Anti-Terrorism Proclamation; eleven statements from his Facebook page were used as evidence

    Egypt Orders Trial for Journalists Charged With Harboring Reporters

    Order targets journalists' union chief Yehia Qalash, Khaled al-Balshy and Gamal Abdel Rahim for allegedly spreading false news, harboring fugitive colleagues

    Nigerian Oil Production Falls as Militant Attacks Take Toll

    Country no longer Africa's petroleum king due to renewed militancy in its oil-producing region