User: subbu Topic: Land Issues
Category: SEZs by State :: West Bengal
Last updated: May 05 2017 17:40 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Linc Pen expands capacity with new plant in Gujarat 5.5.2017 Business Standard: News Now
With its third production unit in Umbergaon, it has added a capacity of 18 crore pens annually
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CUMI inaugurates Composite Electro-minerals facilities at Cochin 23.3.2017 New Kerala: West Bengal
CUMI inaugurates Composite Electro-minerals facilities at Cochin
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Bantala SEZ is open for Infosys: Bengal govt 7.3.2017 ET: IETS
In August last year, the Centre had rejected a proposal by Infosys to set up an IT SEZ at Rajarhat as there was no recommendation from West Bengal government.
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This land is their land 31.1.2017 Hindu: Opinion
Despite the new land acquisition law, questions of resettlement and rehabilitation persist
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Land acquisition: Need for a shift in discourse? 26.1.2017 All Economy & Policy Stories
Farmers are not against losing their land; what they want is 'acceptable' compensation
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With just 40% closure on projects, are Bengal business summits fruitful? (News Analysis) 24.1.2017 All News-IANS Stories
With just 40 per cent of the Rs 4.93 lakh crore ($72 billion) investments proposed in the past two editions of Bengal Global Business Summits under implementation, should it come as a surprise that the just-concluded third edition fetched about Rs 15,000 crore ($2.2 billion) less proposals than last year?
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SC notice to impact 17 defunct West Bengal SEZs 10.1.2017 TOI: Calcutta Times
The Supreme Court notice to the Centre and several states on Monday , asking them to submit their responses to a PIL seeking return of unused SEZ land to farmers is likely to have an impact on 17 SEZs in Bengal, involving around 850 acres.
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Farmers move SC for return of their lands 10.1.2017 Hindu: Home
Court asks States why lands acquired for SEZs remain barren and abandoned
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Apex court issues notice over unused land in SEZs 9.1.2017 deccanherald.com
The Supreme Court on Monday issued notices to the Centre and seven states, including Karnataka, on a plea seeking direction to return unutilised land to farmers that was acquired for special economic zones (SEZs). A three-judge bench presided over by Chief Justice J S Khehar sought responses from the Union government, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and Punjab within four weeks on the PIL filed by NGO 'SEZ Farmers Protection Welfare Association'. The petitioner, represented by senior advocate Colin Gonsalves, also sought compensation for keeping the land vacant for a long time and the return of land to tribals, farmers and other weaker sections of society, for sufferings from the harsh effects of "unnecessary, unmindful and unwarranted land acquisition" by the government in the name of creating SEZs. The association of farmers, labourers and assigned lands owners under Kakinada Special Economic Zone, in their petition filed by advocate Sravan Kumar, claimed that ...
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Farmers move SC for return of their lands from governments 9.1.2017 Hindu: National
Court asks States why lands acquired for SEZs remain barren and abandoned
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SC notice on return of unutilised farmers land acquired for SEZs 9.1.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the central and six state governments on a PIL seeking return of unutilised land of farmers that were acquired for SEZs and a CBI probe into the alleged diversion of loans raised by the SEZ developers.
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Land acquisition for SEZs: Supreme Court seeks reply from Centre,7 states 9.1.2017 DNA: Recent Columns
A plea seeking return of unused land acquired for setting up of special economic zones to farmers and a court-monitored CBI probe into alleged flouting of SEZ rules by beneficiary corporates, on Monday led the Supreme Court to seek responses from the Centre and seven states. A bench of Chief Justice J S Khehar and Justices D Y Chandrachud and L Nageswara Rao issued notice to the Ministry of Commerce and Industry and states of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Maharastra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and Punjab, on the PIL which alleged that almost 80% of the land acquired for the SEZs were lying unused. The plea alleged that in last five years alone, 4,842.38 hectares of land was acquired for various SEZs and only 362 hectares were utilised, leaving around 4,480 hectares unused. Senior advocate Colin Gonsalves and lawyer Sravan Kumar, appearing for 'SEZ Farmers Protection, Welfare Association', referred to a CAG report of 2012-13 and said not only have the farmers been deprived of their land, but also ...
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SC notice to Centre, states on plea seeking return of unused land for SEZ 9.1.2017 News
The PIL filed by SEZ Farmers Protection, Welfare Associations, an NGO, has also sought a CBI probe
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April 1 deadline won't be met? GST stuck with compensation, dual control 4.1.2017 News
States are also digging in their heels to ask for more compensation, as they are hit by demonetisation
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GST stuck with compensation, dual control 4.1.2017 All Economy & Policy Stories
States are also digging in their heels to ask for more compensation, as they are hit by demonetisation
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SC in 2016: Bad loans, demonetisation and business groups made news 1.1.2017 Latest News
Reliance Jio cleared all roadblocks in the top court to offer voice services on its 4G spectrum
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West Bengal tries to lure IT firms, industry wants SEZ status 22.12.2016 All Economy & Policy Stories
Govt is offering a maximum of 50% property tax waiver for 12 years and a higher FAR for cos
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Infy pays Rs 50cr more for Rajarhat land 18.12.2016 TOI: Calcutta Times
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Infosys plans to set up campus in Bengal 17.12.2016 All Companies Stories
Wipro, Cognizant had also asked for more land for setting up their campus
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Freight corridor land cost increases by 75 per cent 3.11.2016 ET: Infrastructure
The corridors running across 3,360 km are aimed at building electrified railway system to enable each train to carry a load of up to 13,000 tonnes.
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