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FM likely to try and pull fiscal deficit below 6% in 2023-24

FM likely to try and pull fiscal deficit below 6% in 2023-24

🕔17:22, 28.Jan 2023

New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) As Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman prepares to present the last full budget of the NDA government before the 2024 Lok Sabha elections, she may try to focus on fiscal consolidation and bringing the fiscal deficit

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Parliamentary Standing Committee travels in Hyderabad Metro

Parliamentary Standing Committee travels in Hyderabad Metro

🕔10:58, 23.Jan 2023

Hyderabad, Jan 23 (IANS) A 14-member Parliamentary Standing Committee on Housing and Urban Affairs travelled by the Hyderabad Metro Rail. The panel led by Rajiv Ranjan Singh visited Metro Rail facilities and also travelled from Raidurg to Ameerpet stations and back

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Multi-State Cooperative Societies (Amendment) Bill referred to joint committee of Parliament

Multi-State Cooperative Societies (Amendment) Bill referred to joint committee of Parliament

🕔16:46, 20.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) The Lok Sabha on Tuesday referred the Multi-State Cooperative Societies (Amendment) Bill 2022 to a joint committee of both Houses of Parliament. The 31-member committee will submit its report by the last day of the first

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Winter session likely to conclude on Dec 23

Winter session likely to conclude on Dec 23

🕔15:23, 20.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) The Winter session of Parliament is likely to conclude on December 23, six days before its scheduled culmination, sources privy to developments said. They added that the decision has been taken keeping in mind the forthcoming

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Finance Minister says need to simplify refund process for depositors

Finance Minister says need to simplify refund process for depositors

🕔07:01, 20.Dec 2022

New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday accepted, in the Parliament that the process of recovering money by small depositors from bad debts is very complicated and lengthy, and there is a need to simplify it. Replying

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Replies to Parliament questions to be gender neutral, ‘No Sir’ not to be used

Replies to Parliament questions to be gender neutral, ‘No Sir’ not to be used

🕔19:44, 21.Sep 2022

New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The replies to questions asked in Parliament in the Rajya Sabha will be gender neutral after the issue was raised by woman MP Priyanka Chaturtvedi. The Rajya Sabha secretariat has replied that the ministries will be

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Parliament Committee to hear Twitter, IRCTC on data privacy

Parliament Committee to hear Twitter, IRCTC on data privacy

🕔14:39, 26.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Parliamentary panel on Communications and Information Technology headed by Shashi Tharoor has summoned Twitter and IRCTC over data privacy. As per the Lok Sabha the step was “to hear the views of the representatives of Twitter

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INDIA AND NETHERLANDS SHARE STRONG, SOCIO- ECONOMIC AND CULTURAL TIES: LOK SABHA SPEAKER

INDIA AND NETHERLANDS SHARE STRONG, SOCIO- ECONOMIC AND CULTURAL TIES: LOK SABHA SPEAKER

🕔18:08, 22.Aug 2022

INDIAN COMMUNITY IS CONTRIBUTING TO GROWTH AND PROSPERITY IN NETHERLANDS: LOK SABHA SPEAKER LOK SABHA SPEAKER ARRIVES IN THE NETHERLANDS ON THE WAY TO HIS VISIT TO CANADA FOR 65TH COMMONWEALTH PARLIAMENTARY CONFERENCE New Delhi/The Hague 21/22 August 2022: Lok

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Aviation & aeronautical manufacturing sector likely to generate 1 lakh jobs

Aviation & aeronautical manufacturing sector likely to generate 1 lakh jobs

🕔14:24, 9.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Aviation and aeronautical manufacturing sector is likely to generate direct employment for nearly 1 lakh people by the year 2024. A parliamentary standing committee on Estimates in its report tabled in the Lok Sabha on Monday

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Over 47 hrs lost in RS due to interruptions; 4 govt bills passed

Over 47 hrs lost in RS due to interruptions; 4 govt bills passed

🕔07:15, 9.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Due to face-offs between the Opposition and the government, over 47 hours were lost while the business was conducted for more than 35 hours in the 257th session of Rajya Sabha that had commenced on July

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Rs 1.62 lakh cr likely to be monetised in current FY 2022-23 under NMP: Finance Ministry

Rs 1.62 lakh cr likely to be monetised in current FY 2022-23 under NMP: Finance Ministry

🕔16:47, 8.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) While transactions worth Rs 97,000 crore has been achieved under the Centre’s ambitious national monetisation pipeline in the year 2021-22, assets valuing Rs 1.62 lakh crore is envisaged to be monetised in the current financial year

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Centre to move ‘New Delhi International Arbitration Centre (Amendment) Bill in LS

Centre to move ‘New Delhi International Arbitration Centre (Amendment) Bill in LS

🕔10:17, 8.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) The Central government on Monday will move the ‘The New Delhi International Arbitration Centre (Amendment) Bill, 2022’ in the Lok Sabha. Law Minister Kiren Rijuju will move the Bill to amend the New Delhi International Arbitration

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Govt to table Anti-Maritime Piracy Bill in LS

Govt to table Anti-Maritime Piracy Bill in LS

🕔10:21, 5.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) The Centre on Friday listed the ‘The Anti-Maritime Piracy Bill, 2019, and Minister of External Affairs S. Jaishankar will move the the Bill in the Lok Sabha to make special provisions for repression of piracy on

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Rajya Sabha passes Family Courts (Amendment) Bill, 2022

Rajya Sabha passes Family Courts (Amendment) Bill, 2022

🕔18:57, 4.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Amid continuous sloganeering by the opposition members, the Rajya Sabha on Thursday passed the ‘Family Courts (Amendment) Bill, 2022’ by a voice vote. Lok Sabha had passed this bill last week. Opposition members led by Congress

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India still fastest growing economy, no sign of recession: FM on price rise defence

India still fastest growing economy, no sign of recession: FM on price rise defence

🕔07:00, 2.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday that India is still the fastest growing economy whose financial situation is much better than most other countries. Speaking during a debate on the issue of price hike in

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Govt to move ‘The Indian Antarctic Bill’ in RS

Govt to move ‘The Indian Antarctic Bill’ in RS

🕔09:09, 1.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) The Centre will move ‘The Indian Antarctic Bill, 2022’ for consideration and passing in the Rajya Sabha on Monday. The legislation will provide for national measures to protect the Antarctic environment and dependent and associated ecosystems

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20K Indian students returned from Ukraine: Govt

20K Indian students returned from Ukraine: Govt

🕔07:36, 30.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The government on Friday told the Lok Sabha that about 20,000 Indian students have returned from Ukraine, as per the data provided by the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA). Minister of State for Health, Bharati Pravin

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Country has adequate power, Govt tells Lok Sabha

Country has adequate power, Govt tells Lok Sabha

🕔17:17, 28.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The government on Thursday told the Lok Sabha that there is no power shortage in the country. In a written reply, Power Minister R.K. Singh said: “At present, there is adequate installed capacity for power generation

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Lok Sabha to discuss National Anti-Doping Bill, 2021

Lok Sabha to discuss National Anti-Doping Bill, 2021

🕔11:38, 27.Jul 2022

New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) The Lok Sabha will discuss The National Anti-Doping Bill, 2021 and promoting sports in the country under rule 193. Sports Minister Anurag Singh Thakur will move the Bill “to provide for the constitution of the National

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One Nation One Gas Grid Project

One Nation One Gas Grid Project

🕔18:14, 21.Jul 2022

Expansion of pipeline infrastructure is a continuous effort based on gas demand assessment of various regions 33,500 km Natural Gas Pipeline network has been authorized across the country 21,715 km Natural Gas Pipelines are operational and a total of 13,605

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