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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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Bill for timely insolvency resolution passed in Lok Sabha

Bill for timely insolvency resolution passed in Lok Sabha

🕔18:59, 1.Aug 2019

New Delhi, Aug 1  Amid high-profile insolvency cases like Essar Steel and Jet Airways being heard by the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC), a Bill that seeks time-bound resolution of such cases was

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Lok Sabha passes Bill to amend Motor Vehicles Act

Lok Sabha passes Bill to amend Motor Vehicles Act

🕔18:37, 23.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 23  A Bill aimed at weeding out corruption, improving road safety and promote the use of more technology to regulate traffic was passed on Tuesday in the Lok Sabha with by voice vote. Speaking on The Motor

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Lok Sabha Adopts FY 2019-20 Finance Bill by “Voice Vote with 07 amendments

Lok Sabha Adopts FY 2019-20 Finance Bill by “Voice Vote with 07 amendments

🕔06:07, 19.Jul 2019

By TN Ashok New Delhi , July 18 : Finance Minister Ms Nirmala Sitharaman today told the Lok Sabha that the finance bill giving effect to budget FY 2019-20 recommendation primarily aimed at a “ease of living for the tax

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Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill tabled in Lok Sabha

Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill tabled in Lok Sabha

🕔15:29, 15.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 15  Seeking to increase penalties for traffic rules violations, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday introduced the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2019 in the Lok Sabha. The Bill provides for regulation of cab aggregators

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Aadhaar Bill to be introduced in Lok Sabha

Aadhaar Bill to be introduced in Lok Sabha

🕔12:27, 4.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 4 Union Minister of Electronics and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad will introduce the Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019 in the Lok Sabha on Thursday to replace an ordinance issued in March this year. The Bill

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International Arbitration Centre Bill introduced in LS

International Arbitration Centre Bill introduced in LS

🕔14:12, 3.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 3  The government on Wednesday introduced a bill in the Lok Sabha for establishing a New Delhi Arbitration Centre to create an independent and autonomous regime for institutionalized arbitration. Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad introduced the New

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Indian Medical Council Amendment Bill to be tabled in Lok Sabha today

Indian Medical Council Amendment Bill to be tabled in Lok Sabha today

🕔11:57, 2.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 2  The Lok Sabha is likely to pass the Indian Medical Council (Amendment Bill), 2019, which is aimed at bringing in transparency, accountability and quality in the governance of medical education in the country. Once cleared, the

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Lok Sabha passes Central Educational Institutions Bill

Lok Sabha passes Central Educational Institutions Bill

🕔10:41, 2.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 2  The Lok Sabha on Monday passed the Central Educational Institutions (Reservation in Teachers’ Cadre) Bill, 2019, which aims to ensure reservation in teaching positions in central institutions for persons from Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Socially and

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LS gives nod for extension of President’s Rule in J&K

LS gives nod for extension of President’s Rule in J&K

🕔18:54, 28.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 28 The Lok Sabha on Friday gave its nod for the extension of President’s Rule in Jammu and Kashmir by six months from July 3 even as Union Home Minister Amit Shah asserted that the Centre was ready

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Triple Talaq bill tabled in Lok Sabha

Triple Talaq bill tabled in Lok Sabha

🕔13:45, 21.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 21  A bill banning Triple Talaq was tabled in the Lok Sabha on Friday. The bill, tabled by Union Law and Justice Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, will outlaw the practice of instant Triple Talaq. “People elected us

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Budget corporate tax cuts depend on LS outcome: Sources

Budget corporate tax cuts depend on LS outcome: Sources

🕔15:30, 22.May 2019

New Delhi, May 22  Some taxation proposals for industry that could not be taken up in the February interim budget, including extension of 25 per cent corporate tax to companies above the current threshold of Rs 250 crore, may find

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