Chit fund scam: New bill on protecting investor interests passed in WB House

The West Bengal Assembly on Tuesday passed a new bill formulated by the Trinamool Congress government for protection of investors in chit fund companies, amidst a walkout by the Opposition Congress.

Electric shock to be used to treat mentally ills in rare cases: New Bill

Aiming to humanise the treatment of mental illnesses, government has drafted a new Bill which proposes to give patients the right to choose in advance the kind of treatment and recommends use of electric shocks in rare cases.

Draft of new bill on land acquisition ready

Govt has firmed up the draft of a new bill which makes consent of 80 per cent of land owners mandatory before purchase of land.