Land dispute: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

NITI Aayog releases Draft Model Act on Land Titles

Published: October 31, 2020

On October 30, 2020, NITI Aayog released Draft Model Act and rules for states on land titling. This has been introduced to reduce litigations. In turn, the process of land acquisition will get eased. Key Features The Model Act and Rules will empower the State Governments to establish, administer and manage system of title registration ..

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Costa Rican indigenous communities’ land dispute

Published: February 27, 2020

The dispute over ancestral land claims between the indigenous Costa Ricans and current occupants has led to killings. The indigenous people have resorted to squatting on lands they have claims over. What is ‘recovered land’ or ‘recuperaciones’ in this context? The term ‘recovered land’ or ‘recuperaciones’ refer to squatter communities of indigenous people in Costa ..

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Mediation in Ayodhya Dispute Fails

Published: August 2, 2019

The Supreme Court has announced that the mediation efforts in the Ayodhya Land Dispute case have failed and a bench led by the Chief Justice of India will start to hear the case on a daily basis starting August 6, 2019. There are 3 parties in the land dispute. While one side is the Nirmohi ..

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