Kochi Maradu flat eviction: Some residents leave, others seek more time

The apex court had on September 6 ordered demolition of the complex by September 20 for violating the Coastal Regulation Zone rules.

published on : 4th October 2019

Chennai's relocated urban poor face livelihood crisis in faraway lands 

Shifted to Perumbakkam about 30 kms away from their earlier residence, many in the new locality find very fewer opportunities to earn their bread.

published on : 1st October 2019

Government halts eviction drive in Puri due to opposition by monks 

The administration had launched the eviction drive on August 19 in the area within 75 meters from the temple boundary wall for the sake of the safety and security of the 12th century shrine.

published on : 3rd September 2019

Cuttack Municipal Corporation's eviction drive sparks tension

Considering the necessity to clear the area, Cuttack Collector Bhabani Shankar Chayani had directed officials to carry out eviction drive immediately after mike announcement.

published on : 4th August 2019

Shop owners evicted in Odisha's Kendrapara

Tehsildar of Pattamundai Sarat Kumar Giri said the drive was started on Friday to evict traders who have encroached upon the road.

published on : 28th July 2019

Odisha MLA slams civic drive in Baripada

Terming the eviction drive at the bus stand as illegal, he said the municipality has no authority to vacate the area around the bus stand as the land belongs to the Endowment department.

published on : 4th July 2019

One lakh forest dwellers facing eviction, not 11 lakh

The earlier Supreme Court interim order, which was later stayed, had directed 21 states to evict 11.8 lakh forest dwellers whose forest rights claims were rejected by the authorities.

published on : 21st June 2019

Protest in Odisha over Baripada Municipality's eviction drive

Alleged discrepancies in the eviction drive, being conducted by Baripada Municipality to clear encroachments in the town, has led to discontent among residents and traders.

published on : 21st June 2019

Telangana HC directs State to not evict tribals from Mahabubabad forests

Petitioners’ counsel Raj Kumar urged the court to issue directions to the authorities to constitute gram sabha as provided in the Act to identify the forest dwelling tribals in the gram panchayats.

published on : 21st June 2019

Homeless villagers in Puri district face eviction from shelter homes

Families, whose houses were destroyed by the recent cyclone, were shifted to the safe shelter of a local school building which reopens next fortnight.

published on : 3rd June 2019

Wall Tax Road bamboo weavers fear loss of livelihood as spectre of eviction looms

Chennai municipal body wants to beautify the place and plans to widen VOC road, they allege.

published on : 28th May 2019

Bengaluru: KR Market eviction leaves vendors fuming

It came as a bolt from the blue for many as he BBMP cleared almost 350 encroachments including illegal shops.

published on : 30th March 2019

Can’t clear out slums without relocation: Delhi HC

The land, on which the slum was located, belonged to the Railways.

published on : 21st March 2019

Tribal eviction: Apex court order an opportunity to review process

The Forest Rights were conferred on the tribal communities in 2006 itself.

published on : 10th March 2019

Tribal eviction: 99 per cent of Thiruvananthapuram's forest dwellers unaware about developments

The Supreme Court order on eviction is expected to affect 894 tribal families in the state, although the district level figures are unavailable.

published on : 4th March 2019
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