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news about promised land

  • Sep 11, 2018 18:32
    THE PROMISED LAND Marked by cleanliness and security, this sector is an epitome of class living in apartments with which Corbusier’s Chandigarh finally started seeing vertical growth read more
  • Sep 09, 2015 11:42
    On Saturday, for the first time since fleeing their homelands, refugees could set foot in their \'promised land\' - and it came with a German face so friendly that it brought some newcomers to tears of joy. read more
  • Dec 30, 2014 11:29
    The Indian government passed an emergency executive order on Monday to ease land acquisition rules, a government source said, to kick-start hundreds of crores of rupees in stalled projects. read more
  • Jun 05, 2014 20:15
    Half-a-century after Maharana Pratap Sagar, better known as Pong dam, came into existence; over 1,000 oustees have been running from pillar to post to regain their livelihood. With successive governments failing to get oustees their promised land, the... read more
  • Mar 18, 2013 00:02
    It is indeed very unsettling. The area, which was earmarked to resettle Azad Market residents by the North Delhi Municipal Corporation, is a water body. Apparently, the site was chosen after \"a lot of thought\". Hamari Jamatia reports. read more
  • Sep 13, 2012 19:47
    Five decades after her husband died in the 1962 India-China war, Harvinder Kaur (74) has neither got the land promised by the government nor any monetary compensation. read more
  • Aug 27, 2012 17:45
    With a launch date set for December 28, Gus Van Sant\'s Promised Land is in the race for the 2013 Academy Awards. The film\'s early launch in New York and Los Angeles will make it eligible for the 85th Academy Awards, scheduled for February 24, 2013. read more
  • Aug 27, 2012 02:20
    After the overwhelming success of its scheme promising affordable houses to economically weaker sections of women in urban areas, the state Congress has promised land to women in rural Gujarat. read more
  • Jul 05, 2012 14:23
    Signboards and menus in Hebrew, shopkeepers greeting visitors with \"shalom\" and familiar food like humus, wraps and soup with dumplings. It\'s a mini Israel out here with hotels and other businesses tailoring their offerings to suit tourists from the... read more
  • Jan 15, 2011 07:51
    Dominique Lapierre’s account of South Africa’s brush with 350 years of violent rule. read more
  • Dec 11, 2010 23:20
    I See The Promised Land is among a host of books bridging the gap between urban children and folk and tribal artists from rural India. Publishers such as Tara Books has published 19 titles using tribal and folk art forms like Warli, Gond, Patua, Meena,... read more
  • Sep 17, 2009 01:06
    Call it Hyderabad blues or what you will but two years after winning the Asia Cup, the India hockey team is waiting for promised land. Meanwhile, another Asia Cup came and went this year and India exited with a whimper. read more
  • Sep 16, 2009 21:37
    Between the different Kashmirs that exist for India and Pakistan lies an unknown, unrecognised reality, writes Samrat. read more
  • Aug 22, 2009 00:09
    Kaushik Basu’s article Not losing the plot (The Visible Hand, August 15) assumes that land acquisition merely means setting up industries and, if left to market forces, industrialisation would get held up. read more