47 sports feds amend constitution to set 70 yrs age limit for office bearers

As many as 47 out of 54 sports federations in the country have amended their constitution setting 70 years as the age limit for all office bearers, the Rajya Sabha was informed Wednesday.

Maharashtra govt amends Development Control Rules

Maharashtra Government announced amendments in the DCR of Mumbai, which it said, was in the interest of property buyers in the megapolis.

Nigeria`s Parliament moves to amend

Nigeria`s parliament has
commenced a debate on a bill to replace the chairman of anti-corruption body.

Need for amending anti-graft law: SC

Supreme Court sought amendment to the Prevention of Corruption Act (PCA) to root out corruption.

Govt to amend Indian Posts Act to register courier service cos

The government is planning to
amend the Indian Posts Act introducing a registration process
for all courier service companies operating in the country.

No plans to amend blasphemy law: Gilani

Gilani said he believes in taking all political partners on board while deciding national issues.

No need to amend CNT Act, says Hemant Soren

Jharkhand Deputy Chief Minister
Hemant Soren on Saturday said the Chhotanagpur Tenancy Act (CNT) was
not a hindrance in the path of development of the state and
there was no need for amendment in it.

Basic structure of Constitution can be amended, not destroyed: Madras HC

Madras High Court judge, Justice
T Mathivanan on Saturday said basic structure of the Constitution
can be amended but not be destroyed.

K`taka govt repeals ordinance amending the Panchayat Raj Act

The Karnataka cabinet on Tuesday
decided to repeal the ordinance amending the Panchayat Raj
Act, saying it has hurt the reservation quota of Other
Backward Classes.

Enemy property bill to be amended again

The government is likely to
bring an amendment in a bill which is expected to clear the
air on the rights of ancestral property for citizens whose
parents or grandparents migrated to Pakistan after Partition.

Congress issues whip on bill to amend MCI Act

Congress has issued a whip to
all its members in the Lok Sabha asking them to be present in
the House on Monday when the House proposes to take up a bill
to amend the Medical Council of India Act.

China amends law; wants telecoms to inform on secret leakers

China on Thursday amended a law on
guarding state secrets that makes it mandatory on Internet and
telecommunications companies to inform on customers who
discuss state secrets.

Sikkim govt to amend CrPC

The Sikkim Government on Friday tabled a bill in the assembly seeking to amend a provision of the Criminal Procedure Code to increase the judicial remand of under trial prisoners to 30 days from the existing 15 days at a time.

BJP amends constitution, raises number of women office-holders

Having already changed its
constitution to provide 33 per cent reservation for women in
all party posts, the BJP on Thursday carried out another amendment
increasing the number of women in cadre posts.

Govt to amend NHRC law; SC judge & CJ of HC to head it

Centre on Wednesday told Delhi HC that it is considering amending the law to allow a retired Judge of the Supreme Court and Chief Justice of High Court to head National Human Rihghts Commission.