User: hrjatkar Topic: Land Acquisition Act
Category: Displacement
Last updated: Jun 01 2020 15:23 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Hurricanes may cause more pain for pandemic-hit insurers 1.6.2020 Reuters: Money News
The official start of the Atlantic hurricane season on Monday could signal more steep losses for insurers and reinsurers, already battered by the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on their underwriting and investment positions.
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Cyclone Amphan is the latest reminder that India needs to upgrade its disaster management systems 27.5.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
In 2019, India saw five million new internal displacements caused by climate disasters.
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7,512 Migrants In State Eligible For Travel Allowance: Gujarat 24.5.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Of 22.5 lakh migrant workers in Gujarat, only 7,512 were registered under the Inter-State Migrant Workmen (IMW) Act and were thus eligible for travel allowance, the state government has informed the...
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J Jayalalithaa's House "Veda Nilayam" To Be Acquired For Her Memorial 6.5.2020 NDTV News - Latest
The Tamil Nadu government has formally commenced the process of acquiring the sprawling three-storeyed residence of late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, ''Veda Nilayam'', to convert it into a memorial.
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Covid-19 lockdown: Chhattisgarh CM says country in dire need of second economic assistance package 31.3.2020 Scroll.in
Bhupesh Baghel said the migrants exodus could have been avoided had Narendra Modi consulted the state governments before implementing the lockdown.
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International Rivers Day observed 15.3.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
International Rivers Day observed
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Peace eludes parts of Colombia as humanitarian situation worsens - ICRC 5.3.2020 Reuters: World News
Peace eludes many parts of Colombia and conditions worsened in 2019 as forced displacements and attacks against medical missions increased, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said on Wednesday.
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Mussoorie and Darjeeling are among 13 Himalayan towns facing imminent water crisis 2.3.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The demand-supply gap is as steep as 70% in some parts of the Hindu Kush Himalayan region.
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BIFFes 2020: On the language of cinema and telling stories 28.2.2020 Hindu: Rx
One filmmaker says film is a language and not a composite art borrowing from literature, art and music
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In Jharkhand, the digitisation of land records stripped many villagers of their farms overnight 17.12.2019 Scroll.in
In the ongoing state assembly elections, all parties are using land issues as a poll plank.
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Navi Mumbai airport: ‘How can development risk such damage to people, economy and ecology?’ 24.10.2019 Scroll.in
After prolonged delay, work has begun on levelling hills and ground, and diverting Ulwe river.
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After Trump’s betrayal, the Kurds had no choice but to strike a deal with Bashar al-Assad 18.10.2019 Scroll.in
It was either that or face a full-scale invasion by Turkey of the territory they control.
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An old man and his dog have something to say about coal mining in Chhattisgarh 17.10.2019 Scroll.in
Siddharth Tripathy’s ‘A Dog And His Man’ examines the human consequences of industrial development projects.
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Monsoon Claims Nearly 100 Lives Across India, Kerala Worst-Hit: 10 Points 10.8.2019 NDTV News - India-news
Floods caused by the ongoing monsoon have killed nearly 100 people and displaced thousands across much of the country, with the southern state of Kerala being the worst hit. As the number of dead in...
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Floods kill at least 28 in Kerala, displace thousands 9.8.2019 Reuters: Top News
At least 28 people have died in Kerala after torrential monsoon rains caused landslides and flooding that cut off some areas, authorities said on Friday.
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Floods kill at least 22 in Kerala, displace thousands 9.8.2019 Reuters: World News
At least 22 people have died in Kerala after torrential monsoon rains caused landslides and flooding that cut off some areas, authorities said on Friday.
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Floods in India kill 33, displace thousands 8.8.2019 Reuters: Top News
Floods brought by heavy rains and overflowing rivers across large swathes of western and southern India have killed at least 33 people and forced the evacuation of 180,000 from their homes, officials said on Thursday.
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Over 100 killed, millions displaced from floods in India, Nepal and Bangladesh 15.7.2019 Reuters: Top News
Floods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100 people as torrential rains in the initial days of monsoons wreaked havoc.
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As Karachi strives to become a ‘world-class’ city, its most vulnerable residents pay the price 3.6.2019 Scroll.in
In Pakistan’s largest city, thousands have been displaced by ‘anti-encroachment’ drives.
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The surprising ways in which global migration can actually contribute to sustainable development 13.5.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Migration is at an all-time high and is largely viewed as a challenge – but if handled well, it can actually be an opportunity.
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