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Bill to give Sebi special powers passed by Lok Sabha

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 06, 2014, 18:02

The Securities Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2014, aims to empower capital market watchdog Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) by giving powers such as authority to seek call data records, was Wednesday approved by the Lok Sabha.

Not being obstructionist on Insurance Bill: Anand Sharma

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 05, 2014, 12:23

The Congress is not being obstructionist on the Insurance Bill, party leader Anand Sharma said Tuesday, adding that a Select Committee of Parliament should first discuss the measure.

Congress walkout in LS against `lack of business`

Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 19:39

Congress on Monday staged a walkout from Lok Sabha complaining "lack of business" and said debate on several major issues sought by it was getting a back seat with only matters raised by the government given priority.

Insurance bill not coming in RS today, Govt seeks Opposition support

Last Updated: Sunday, August 03, 2014, 22:48

With the opposition demanding that the Insurance (amendment) bill be referred to a Select Committee, Government on Sunday night deferred its plan to move the NDA`s first major economic reforms legislation for the consideration of Rajya Sabha on Monday.

Anti-Hijacking Amendment Bill likely to be brought to Parliament

Last Updated: Sunday, August 03, 2014, 11:45

Almost 15 years after Kandahar hijack, a bill to award death penalty to hijackers and give the right to security forces to shoot down an aircraft which may be used as a missile is likely to be brought to Parliament soon.

Cabinet approves proposals to amend labour laws

Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 10:19

The Union cabinet has approved proposal to amend to three archaic labour laws.

Parliament nod key to check ponzi schemes: Sebi chief

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 18:53

Hopeful of a new law empowering Sebi to crack down on ponzi menace, its chief U K Sinha today said Parliament nod for such a bill would send a strong signal to those defrauding gullible investors with illegal schemes.

Cabinet approves SEBI Act amendment

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 12:07

The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved the SEBI Act ammendment.

Bill on mandatory marriages registration to be brought afresh

Last Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014, 16:06

Government is initiating steps to introduce a bill afresh for making registration of marriages compulsory.

Sebi attachment orders cross 1,300-mark; Govt readies new bill

Last Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014, 15:31

As the government readies a new bill for empowering Sebi to take on fraudsters and defaulters, the number of attachment orders passed by the capital markets watchdog with the help of an ordinance has crossed 1,300-mark for recovery of penalties and dues in nearly 400 cases.

SC/ST Amendment Bill sent to Standing Committee amid protest

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 16:22

A bill which makes wilful neglect of duties by public servants in issues relating to atrocities against the SC and ST a punishable offence was referred to the Standing Committee by Lok Sabha amid protests and objections from Congress.

TRAI Bill okayed: Will NDA math work for contentious Bills in RS?

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 09:35

With the passing of TRAI (Amendment) Bill, the Narendra Modi government has managed a coup in the Rajya Sabha where the NDA government is numerically weak.