Kashmiri woman challenges state's "discriminatory" property law
Kashmiri women who are permanent residents lose the right to own property in the state if they marry residents of other states
Countries awarded for combating crisis of desertification
The award recognises the policy that best protects life and livelihoods in the world's "drylands"
INTERVIEW - India's land conflicts will persist until acquisition policy is inclusive, says expert
Standoffs between the state and farmers have risen in India as demand for land increases, affecting millions of people and jeopardising billions of dollars of investment
South Africa's ANC proposes land expropriation without compensation
SAFRICA-POLITICS/LAND (URGENT):South Africa's ANC proposes land expropriation without compensation
Politics of Death: Colonial scars and drought feed Kenya land wars
"We have nowhere to graze ... I cannot wait and see livestock dying and yet there is grass here," says a herder who lives near Martin Evans' cattle ranch
FEATURE-Sixty years after fleeing Tibet, refugees in India get passports, not property
"Will they always remain refugees, or should they be given some sort of permanent resident status, as they have been here for so long, and have little chance of being repatriated?"
Fire engulfs London tower block, at least 12 dead, dozens injured
London Fire Brigade said the fire engulfed all floors from the second to the top of the block which contained 130 apartments
EXCLUSIVE-Australian billionaire uses indigenous land laws to keep prospectors off farm
Head of agency overseeing native title for indigenous landowners says it is "pretty rich" for Forrest to use rights designed to protect indigenous interests.
INTERVIEW-For faster growth in India, change the land acquisition law - official
"You cannot wait five years for projects such as infrastructure and power"
Namibian president calls for land expropriation
Namibia wants to transfer 43 percent, or 15 million hectares of its arable agricultural land, to previously disadvantaged blacks by 2020