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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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Lok Sabha bids adieu to a historical 16th  term from 2014-2019

Lok Sabha bids adieu to a historical 16th term from 2014-2019

🕔19:44, 13.Feb 2019

By TN Ashok New Delhi, Fe 13 : Even as the battle lines are drawn ahead of the 2019 polls between the BJP led NDA and Congess led opposition, the Lok Sabha today bid an emotional adieu to its 16th

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Interim budget passed by Lok Sabha

Interim budget passed by Lok Sabha

🕔20:45, 11.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 11  Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday said the NDA government has done a lot to improve farmers’ economic condition and refuted the criticism on the Rs 6,000 annual direct income support to them being meagre as the

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LS passes bill providing quota for upper castes

LS passes bill providing quota for upper castes

🕔10:45, 9.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 9  The Lok Sabha on Tuesday night passed the “historic” Constitution amendment bill to provide 10 per cent quota for upper castes in government service and higher educational institutions, with the opposition backing it despite reservations over

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Lok Sabha  creates history by passing the citizenship amendment bill

Lok Sabha creates history by passing the citizenship amendment bill

🕔17:34, 8.Jan 2019

By TN Ashok New Delhi, Jan 08 : The Lok Sabha, the lower house in Indian Parliament, today created history by adopting a controversial and yet contentious law to give citizenship to non-Muslims from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan amid  severe

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Lok Sabha passes Companies (Amendment) Bill for ease of doing business

Lok Sabha passes Companies (Amendment) Bill for ease of doing business

🕔07:25, 5.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 5  To improve ease of doing business, the Lok Sabha on Friday passed the Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2018, designed to reduce the National Company Law Tribunal’s (NCLT) burden in volume of insolvency cases, as well as prescribe

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The Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill introduced in Lok Sabha

The Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill introduced in Lok Sabha

🕔14:53, 2.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 2  The Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2018 that amends the Aadhaar Act 2016 was introduced in the Lok Sabha amid opposition by the Congress and the Trinamool Congress (TMC). Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad,

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Lok Sabha passes Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill

Lok Sabha passes Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill

🕔09:15, 1.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 01  The Indian Medical Council (Amendment) Bill, 2018 which seeks constitution of a Board of Governors that will exercise the powers of the Medical Council of India (MCI) was passed in the Lok Sabha on Monday. The

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