Uproar in Rajya Sabha over introduction of Bills in Lok Sabha

The Rajya Sabha witnessed an uproar on Tuesday over the introduction of certain Bills in the Lok Sabha which are identical to the ones pending in the Upper House.

Bills on e-rickshaws, coal introduced in Lok Sabha

The government on Monday introduced a bill in the Lok Sabha to facilitate plying of e-rickshaws and e-carts and a bill to provide for allocation of coal mines. The two bills seek to replace ordinances issued during the inter-session period.

Government fails to withdraw three bills in Rajya Sabha

 The government on Tuesday failed to withdraw three bills on which it had brought ordinances in Rajya Sabha, after the opposition parties opposed a motion to withdraw the bills.

Congress says won't support bills that dilute UPA programmes

Ahead of the Budget session of Parliament beginning Monday, Congress on Friday declared that it would oppose the Bills meant to replace the ordinances contending that the changes brought about in the relevant laws are "not acceptable" to it.

Rajya Sabha passes 12 bills during Winter Session

The tumultuous Winter Session of Rajya Sabha came to an end on Tuesday but not before passing 12 bills during the course of its 22 sittings, while 62 hours were lost on account of disturbances over various issues.

Oppn slams govt for introducing Bills at short notice

 Opposition parties in Lok Sabha kept up their attack today against the government for introducing bills at short notice saying the practice went "against democratic principles".

Fresh bill to be introduced to weed out archaic laws: Prasad

Terming weeding out archaic laws as a priority agenda for the government, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad Tuesday said he would introduce a fresh bill in Winter Session of Parliament for repealing "hundreds" of obsolete statutes.

Arunachal Pradesh Lokayukta, 6 other Bills tabled in House

Seven Bills were introduced on the first day of the three-day Budget session of the Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Tuesday.

Mumbai gangrape: Govt pays Rs 1.85 lakh to Jaslok hospital

Maharashtra government has cleared the bills of Jaslok Hospital, where the 23-year-old photojournalist, gangraped at a defunct mill complex last month, was treated.

US Congress worse than Indian Parliament in passing bills

The current US Congress has signed the fewest number of bills, 15, into laws in recent history.

Advance monsoon session to debate bills: BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) wants the monsoon session of parliament to be advanced in order to debate and pass the food security and land acquisition bills with some amendments.

Budget Session: Key Bills still hanging fire

Yet another Parliamentary session is around the corner and expectations are at fever-pitch.

Queen and Prince Charles had veto over 39 bills: Documents

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Charles have had numerous opportunities to torpedo bills that could change their powers.

Lindsay Lohan`s dad ready to foot her rehab bills

Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan`s father Michael says he will pay the bills for her treatment in rehabilitation centre.

BJP stalling important bills in Parliament: Digvijay Singh

Digvijay Singh said that by opposing the government in Parliament "without any reason", the BJP has stalled passing of many important bills.

Haryana Assembly passes five bills

Haryana Assembly passed five bills including constitution of State Commission for Women and an anti-ragging bill.

Tamil Nadu to have Heritage Commission

The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Wednesday passed a series of bills, including one to set up a state Heritage Commission.

Bills may earn prizes for consumers in Punjab

Punjab Deputy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal said, "This move, besides encouraging (tax) compliance, will educate the consumers regarding their rights".

Was right in inflating bills, says Kiran Bedi

Kiran Bedi said she was right in claiming
business class fare while travelling economy class as the
excess amount went for the education of poor.

Govt to bring two bills to curb corruption: Munda

The Arjun Munda government in
Jharkhand is determined to do away with corruption and for
this purpose it will bring the bills on Right to Service Act
(RTSA) and IT Act in the coming monsoon session of the
assembly.