FDI vote

UPA govt stronger after FDI vote, no mid-term polls: Lalu Prasad

RJD supremo Lalu Prasad ruled out mid-term polls in the country and said the UPA government has emerged stronger after the parliamentary nod on the government`s decision to allow the FDI in multi-brand retail.

Dec 08, 2012, 20:19 PM IST

TDP shocked as MPs abstain during FDI vote

The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) is shocked after three of its MPs abstained from voting on the AIADMK motion against FDI in Rajya Sabha Friday evening.

Dec 08, 2012, 19:53 PM IST

UPA would have won even without BSP vote

UPA managers on Friday claimed the Manmohan Singh regime would have won even if BSP had voted against it.

Dec 07, 2012, 22:16 PM IST

UPA all set to win FDI vote in Rajya Sabha

With Mayawati-led BSP assuring full support to the Congress-led ruling coalition on the FDI issue, the UPA govt is all set to comfortably win a vote on the same in the Rajya Sabha on Friday.

Dec 07, 2012, 09:02 AM IST

FDI will create unemployment, ruin small traders: BJP

The Rajya Sabha on Thursday witnessed a combative debate on the UPA government’s decision to allow FDI in the multi-brand retail as the Opposition termed it an ‘anti-people measure’.

Dec 06, 2012, 09:07 AM IST

Rupee up 14 p at 54.54 on hopes of $ inflow on FDI vote win

The rupee appreciated for the second straight day to close 14 paise higher at 54.54 on optimism that government would get Parliamentary approval to FDI in multi-brand retail, leading to big inflow of dollars.

Dec 05, 2012, 19:32 PM IST

Govt lacks numbers in Rajya Sabha: Arun Jaitley

Irked with continuous adjournment of the Upper House by Mayawati-led BSP members and Samajwadi Party MPs, the main opposition BJP on Wednesday held the Centre responsible for disruptions in the Rajya Sabha.

Dec 05, 2012, 13:19 PM IST

Suspense prevails ahead of FDI vote in LS

A day after a fierce debate in Lok Sabha on the UPA government`s decision to allow foreign direct investment or FDI in multi-brand retail, Centre’s major reform policy will be put to vote on Wednesday.

Dec 05, 2012, 09:02 AM IST

Congress calls Telangana MPs for consultations

Congress floor leaders have called MPs from Telangana region in Andhra Pradesh, including Union ministers, for consultations.

Dec 03, 2012, 21:43 PM IST

FDI: Govt, Oppn agree on voting; Speaker to decide

The government on Wednesday appeared to have agreed to a debate in Parliament on FDI in multi-brand retail under a rule that entails voting.

Nov 28, 2012, 09:29 AM IST