Monthly Archives: September 2017

From Mosquito Breeding Sites to Legal Trouble Landowners | Pune News

PUNE: With dengue fever showing no sign of abating, civic health officials have decided to crack down on landowners who obstruct the fight against mosquitoes that spread dengue. Officials are even considering the option of slapping court cases against chronic offenders – owners of private and commercial property who have …

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A house for everyone? Property has been about status and wealth since our convict days

While Australia has an egalitarian mythology, where everyone has a chance, the roots of housing problems lie in our history. The first land grants were given to ex-convicts to control an unfenced penal colony. When free settlers arrived in Australia, priorities changed, land ownership gained prestige and small landowners were …

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Property has been about status and wealth since our convict days

While Australia has an egalitarian mythology, where everyone has a chance, the roots of housing issues lie in our colonial history. The first land grants were given to ex-convicts to control an unfenced penal colony. When free settlers arrived in Australia, priorities changed, land ownership gained prestige and small landowners …

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