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LS passes Finance Bill without discussion

LS passes Finance Bill without discussion

🕔16:48, 23.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 23  The Lok Sabha on Monday passed the Finance Bill, 2020 by voice vote and without holding any debate in the backdrop of COVID-19 outbreak, which has claimed seven lives in the country. The opposition parties, including

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List of Business in LS

List of Business in LS

🕔12:38, 20.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 20  The Friday List of Business in the Lok Sabha will see the presentation of several Bills and also the reports of several Standing Committees. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will move the Banking Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2020

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List of Business in LS

List of Business in LS

🕔08:31, 19.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 19  The Banking Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2020 will be moved by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday in the Lok Sabha for consideration and passing. The Bill seeks to amend the Banking Regulation Act, 1949. The List

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LS passes Bill to extend 24 hrs abortion limit for vulnerable women

LS passes Bill to extend 24 hrs abortion limit for vulnerable women

🕔06:55, 18.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 18  The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed a Bill to legalise and raise the upper limit of abortion from the present 20 to 24 weeks for “special categories of women” that include rape survivors, differently-abled and victims

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List of Business in LS

List of Business in LS

🕔10:58, 17.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 17  The Tuesday List of Business in the Lok Sabha will see the introduction of three Bills, tabling of Standing Committee reports and statement by Union Finance Minister on the demand for grants of the Union Territory

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No lunch, dinner break; LS sits over 12 hrs, touches mid night

No lunch, dinner break; LS sits over 12 hrs, touches mid night

🕔07:08, 13.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 13  Unlike the normal proceedings, and in the row by inking another record in the history of Parliament, the Lok Sabha on Thursday conducted its business till late at night in a marathon sitting that crossed 12

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List of Business in LS

List of Business in LS

🕔09:55, 2.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 2 The second phase of the Lok Sabha Budget Session begins from Monday with a considerable List of Business for the day. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman would be moving ‘The Direct Tax Vivad Se Vishwas Bill, 2020

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Jammu and Kashmir enjoying life post Art. 370: PM

Jammu and Kashmir enjoying life post Art. 370: PM

🕔19:08, 6.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 6  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday reiterated that the situation in J&K has improved dramatically after abrogation of Article 370 and formation of the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir. Speaking in support of the Presidents’

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PM Modi to speak in LS at noon

PM Modi to speak in LS at noon

🕔11:37, 6.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 6  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will speak in the Lok Sabha at 12 noon on Thursday over the ongoing discussion on Motion of Thanks to the President’s address. The PMO office in a tweet said: “Around 12

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List of Business in LS

List of Business in LS

🕔12:17, 4.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 4  The Tuesday List of Business in the Lok Sabha will see the continuation of the motion of thanks on the President’s address, introduction of a Bill to amend the aircraft act,1934 and obituary references. Union Civil

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Parliament’s Budget session to begin from Jan 31

Parliament’s Budget session to begin from Jan 31

🕔06:46, 16.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 16 The Budget session of Parliament, the third of seventeenth Lok Sabha, will commence on January 31 and subject to the exigencies of government business, it is likely to conclude on April 3 with a 19-day recess in

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Centre to introduce Aircraft (Amendment) Bill

Centre to introduce Aircraft (Amendment) Bill

🕔11:16, 12.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 12  The Centre will introduce an Amendment Bill in Parliament which will enhance the maximum fine limit on regulatory and other lapses found in aircraft operations. The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval to introduce the

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LS passes International Financial Services Bill

LS passes International Financial Services Bill

🕔05:20, 12.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 12  The Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed a Bill for setting up of an authority to develop and regulate the financial services market at the International Financial Services Centres (IFSCs) in India amid various objections raised by

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Situation in J&K normal: Shah

Situation in J&K normal: Shah

🕔13:20, 10.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 10  Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday informed the Lok Sabha that the situation in Jammu & Kashmir is “normal” and not a single death due to police firing was reported after abrogation of Article 370

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PM Modi lauds Shah after LS passes Citizenship (Amendment) Bill

PM Modi lauds Shah after LS passes Citizenship (Amendment) Bill

🕔06:22, 10.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 10  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday expressed delight over the passage of the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2019 in the Lok Sabha and lauded Home Minister Amit Shah’s efforts in the same. Taking to Twitter, PM

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LS burns midnight oil to pass Citizenship (Amendment) Bill

LS burns midnight oil to pass Citizenship (Amendment) Bill

🕔06:20, 10.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 10  The controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2019, which seeks to give Indian citizenship to non-Muslim refugees from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan, was passed in the Lok Sabha on Monday midnight though it was vehemently opposed by the

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Corporate Tax rate cut to deal with economic challenge: FM

Corporate Tax rate cut to deal with economic challenge: FM

🕔12:40, 3.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 3  Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday told Parliament that the decision to cut corporate tax rate for domestic companies was necessary post the July Budget to deal with the challenges in the economy. In her

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4 new MPs take oath in Lok Sabha

4 new MPs take oath in Lok Sabha

🕔12:18, 18.Nov 2019

New Delhi, Nov 18  Four newly-elected Members of Parliament took oath in the Lok Sabha on day one of the winter session of Parliament on Monday. Prince Raj from the Samastipur parliamentary constituency in Bihar, Himadri Singh from Shahdol in

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Celebrities in false ads may have to pay hefty penalties

Celebrities in false ads may have to pay hefty penalties

🕔07:56, 8.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 8  The new Consumer Protection Bill, 2019 proposes penalty for celebrities endorsing false or misleading advertisements of a product, along the manufacturers of the products. The Bill was passed by the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday and was

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LS passes Bill to increase number of Supreme Court judges

LS passes Bill to increase number of Supreme Court judges

🕔07:08, 6.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 6  The Lok Sabha on Monday passed, by voice vote, a bill to increase the number of Supreme Court judges from 30 to 33 in view of nearly 60,000 pending cases in the apex court. The Supreme

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