The index below offers access to a diverse collection of land-related publications and resources related specifically to this country, which have been classified by contributing organizations.

Country land legislations: 36 entries

Treaties, laws and regulations on land and soil extracted from FAOLEX

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Urban Land (Ceiling and Regulation) Repeal Act 1999 (No. 15 of 1999).Date of entry: 15 Mar 2000 Last edit: 24 Jul 2001
Arunachal Pradesh Urban and Country Planning Act, 2007.Date of entry: 07 Feb 2011 Last edit: 07 Feb 2011
Kerala Government Land Assignment Act, 1960 (Act No. 30 of 1960).Date of entry: 13 Dec 2012 Last edit: 13 Dec 2012
Jammu and Kashmir Land Revenue Act 1996 (Act No. XII of 1996).Date of entry: 18 Jan 2013 Last edit: 18 Jan 2013
Jammu and Kashmir Land Grants Act, 1960 (Act No. XXXVIII of 1960).Date of entry: 18 Jan 2013 Last edit: 18 Jan 2013
Kerala Land Conservancy Act, 1957 (Act No. 8 of 1958).Date of entry: 22 Jan 2013 Last edit: 22 Jan 2013
Kerala Survey and Boundaries Act, 1961 (Act No. 37 of 1961).Date of entry: 22 Jan 2013 Last edit: 22 Jan 2013
Haryana Municipal Common Lands (Regulation) Act, 1974.Date of entry: 27 Mar 2014 Last edit: 27 Mar 2014
The Orissa Government Land Settlement Act, 1962.Date of entry: 27 Mar 2014 Last edit: 26 May 2014
Land Acquisition Act, 1894.Date of entry: 04 Apr 2014 Last edit: 04 Apr 2014
Embankment and Drainage Act, 1952 (Act No. I of 1953).Date of entry: 10 May 2000 Last edit: 24 Jul 2001
Circular Concerning Joint Forest Management (No. 6-21/89-P.P).Date of entry: 10 Nov 2000 Last edit: 15 Nov 2000
Kerala Land Development Act, 1964 (Act No. 17 of 1964).Date of entry: 17 Dec 2012 Last edit: 17 Dec 2012
Andhra Pradesh Water, Land and Trees Rules, 2004.Date of entry: 24 Jun 2005 Last edit: 29 Mar 2010
Environment (Protection) Act, 1986 (No. 29 of 1986).Date of entry: 25 Oct 2000 Last edit: 02 Nov 2005
Constitution of India.Date of entry: 24 Apr 2014 Last edit: 11 Jun 2014

FAO Land publications: 34 entries

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Investment in land and waterYear of Publication: 2002
Carbon sequestration in dryland soilsYear of Publication: 2004
Livestock and Gender: A Winning PairYear of Publication: 2000
Forest resources and institutionsYear of Publication: 1998
Land useYear of Publication: 2008

Landesa Publications: 228 entries

Extracted from LandWise: A Women & Land Library, a project of the Landesa Center for Women's Land Rights

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Property Rights of Indian WomenYear of Publication: 9999
Women Transforming Indian AgricultureYear of Publication: 2013
A Land of My OwnYear of Publication: 2013
For a Fair DealYear of Publication: 2012
Anand Marriage (Amendment) Act, 2012Year of Publication: 2012
Women and Men in India (2012)Year of Publication: 2012
National Food Security BillYear of Publication: 2011
Securing Land RightsYear of Publication: 2011
Constitution of India, IndexYear of Publication: 2011
Black Market for Brides?Year of Publication: 2011
Women and Forests in IndiaYear of Publication: 2011
Land Titling Bill [Pending Bill]Year of Publication: 2010
Security for Girls Through LandYear of Publication: 2010
India’s Malnutrition DilemmaYear of Publication: 2009
Land Rights and Ownership in OrissaYear of Publication: 2008
The Indian Legal SystemYear of Publication: 2008
Indian Legal LiteratureYear of Publication: 2008
Global Environmental Law and IndiaYear of Publication: 2008
Land Tenure Reform in IndiaYear of Publication: 2007
Hindu Succession (Amendment) ActYear of Publication: 2005
Landmark Step to Gender Equality Year of Publication: 2005
Karnataka Stamp Act, 1957Year of Publication: 2004
Women's Right to Land and PropertyYear of Publication: 2004
The Expanding Dimensions of DowryYear of Publication: 2003
Orissa Forest Development Act, 2003Year of Publication: 2003
West Bengal Land Reforms Act, 1955Year of Publication: 1999
Andhra Pradesh Forest Amendment, 1997Year of Publication: 1997
Protection of Human Rights ActYear of Publication: 1993
National Commission for Women ActYear of Publication: 1990
National Forest PolicyYear of Publication: 1988
Family Courts Act, 1984Year of Publication: 1984
Orissa Forest Act, 1972Year of Publication: 1972
Foreign Marriage Rules, 1970Year of Publication: 1970
Orissa Bhoodan and Gramdan Act, 1970Year of Publication: 1970
Foreign Marriage Act, 1969Year of Publication: 1969
Andhra Pradesh Forest Act, 1967Year of Publication: 1967
Karnataka Land Revenue Act, 1964Year of Publication: 1964
Karnataka Forest Act, 1963Year of Publication: 1963
Karnataka Land Reforms Act, 1961Year of Publication: 1961
The Dowry Prohibition ActYear of Publication: 1961
Orissa Land Reforms Act, 1960Year of Publication: 1960
Hindu Succession ActYear of Publication: 1956
Hindu Marriage Act, 1955Year of Publication: 1955
Special Marriage Act, 1954Year of Publication: 1954
Arya Marriage Validation Act, 1937Year of Publication: 1937
Parsi Marriage and Divorce Act, 1936Year of Publication: 1936
Child Marriage Restraint Act, 1929Year of Publication: 1929
Indian Forest ActYear of Publication: 1927
Indian Succession Act, 1925Year of Publication: 1925
Anand Marriage Act, 1909Year of Publication: 1909
Registration Act, 1908Year of Publication: 1908
Land Acquisition Act, 1894Year of Publication: 1894
Married Women's Property Act, 1874Year of Publication: 1874
Indian Christian Marriage Act, 1872Year of Publication: 1872
Indian Divorce Act, 1869Year of Publication: 1869

Institute of Development Studies (IDS) Land Publications: 39 entries

IDS Index.

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Poverty in ManipurDate of entry: 2007

World Bank Land Publications: 143 entries

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Bonda women in the remote Tulagurum Village in the eastern Indian state of Odisha seldom allow themselves to be photographed. Credit: Manipadma Jena/IPS - - - MALKANGIRI, India, Aug 19 2014...
One morning, the eight acre piece of land that had been the main source of livelihood for 25 Buksha families of Matkota village (Udham Singh Nagar district) was fenced and surrounded by gun totting...
New Delhi: Pitching for greater use of research for boosting the agriculture sector, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday gave the slogan ‘Lab-to-Land’, saying that farmers should be...
The district administration has identified one village in each mandal in Medak district where land would be distributed to SC families. The latest guidelines issued on Thursday have reportedly...
Passage of new Bill eases as key opposition states against current law - - - With major states including those ruled by parties outside the ruling alliance raising objections to a host of...
If the Centre heeds states’ suggestions on the land acquisition Act, the law could be in for a major overhaul. The changes might include doing away with the requirement of...
New industrial projects in Assam are facing land crunch. Non availability of land for industrial activity in Assam has locked in projects worth Rs 4000 Crore in Assam.  - - - GUWAHATI...
Dumped fly ash on farm and wetland about 4 kms aof the Singur’s Nano complex at Chanditala thana area in Durgapur Expressway. - - - On May 8, Thiess India was hit by two thunderbolts...
Dans l’état du Tamil-Nadu en Inde, nombreux étaient les mouvements et ONG luttant pour plus de justice sociale, mais séparément : paysans ou occupants des bidonvilles, dalits ou organisation de...
Cooperative farmers busy at work in Vautha village. Photo: Rahi Gaikwad - - -  Gujarat Dalit women’s cooperative is fighting for entitlement to land it has reclaimed It’s early...
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