Govt amends rules for safe custody of tapped phone conversations

In a move to ensure safe custody of tapped telephone conversations, government has amended an agreement with telecom operators under which they will have to be connected to CMS being set up for interception of all telecom and Internet services.

Land Bill back in LS for fresh approval

The Land Acquisition Bill, which was passed by Rajya Sabha on Wednesday night, was on Thursday returned to Lok Sabha to seek its approval for the fresh amendments passed by the Upper House.

Amendments to the SEBI Act get LS nod

Lok Sabha on Tuesday approved amendments to the SEBI Act providing for appointment of presiding officer at the Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT).

Government likely to amend food bill

The government is ready to move fresh amendments to the Food Security Bill to address some concerns of the opposition parties who have proposed 265 changes to the legislation, informed sources said Wednesday.

2G scam: Open to amending JPC draft report if convinced, says PC Chacko

In a bid to end the confrontation in JPC, its Chairman PC Chacko, under opposition fire, on Friday expressed willingness to consider amendments to the controversial draft report on 2G spectrum scam.

China to amend consumer rights law

China`s top legislature will consider a series of draft laws and amendments, including one to the country`s consumer rights law, it decided on Monday.

Punjab sets up Committee for amendments to protect women

The Punjab government today constituted a state committee headed by a retired High Court Chief Justice to look into and suggest possible amendments in the Criminal Laws.

UAPA to get more powers

UAPA is set to get more teeth with the Union Cabinet approving amendments by which the definition of "terrorist act" will be expanded .

Parliament nod to Copyright Act amendments

Song writers, artistes and performers, deprived of their dues so far, can now claim royalty for their creations.

Bahuguna to carry out amendments to Lokayukta Bill

CM Vijay Bahuguna said he would carry out certain amendments in the Uttarakhand Lokayukta Bill, which was passed by the state Assembly unanimously.

Over 2,700 amendments to Prez`s address to Parl

More than 2,700 amendments to
the President`s Address to Parliament have been submitted in both Houses in a bid to corner the government.

BJP, Left will press for amendments in Lokpal Bill

On the eve of the debate in Lok
Sabha on Lokpal Bill BJP and the Left stepped up heat insisting that they will press for amendments.

BJP may force amendments on Lokpal Bill

BJP on Tuesday decided to seek
amendments in the Lokpal Bill if its suggestions and concerns
on the legislation are not incorporated.

BJP may force amendments on Lokpal

The BJP on Tuesday decided to seek
amendments in the Lokpal Bill if its suggestions and concerns
on the legislation are not incorporated.

UP Govt introduces bill for quick disposal of rape

In the CrPc (UP Second Amendment) Bill, new
sections and sub-sections related to the trial and bail provisions in rape cases were proposed.

J&K govt to bring amendments in PSA

The Jammu and Kashmir government
on Monday said it is working on a proposal to introduce amendments
in the Public Safety Act (PSA), a law which is being widely
criticised by human rights body.

NAC agrees to amendments in Communal Violence Bill

The National Advisory Council on Wednesday agreed to make as many as 49 amendments to the Prevention of Communal Violence Bill, including the one which created doubts about Centre-state relations while dealing with such violence.

Sedition law should be amended, cases reviewed: CPI

Hailing the Supreme Court`s decision to grant bail to civil rights activist Binayak Sen, the CPI on Saturday demanded drastic amendments to the sedition law.

Would consider the amendments to State vigilance Act: Omar

Amid the ongoing demand of a
stronger Lokpal Bill at the Centre, Jammu and Kashmir CM Omar Abdullah on Tuesday said the government would
consider the amendments to State vigilance Act as suggested by
a group of activists.

I&B ministry mulling amendments to Prasar Bharti Act

The Information and
Broadcasting Ministry is mulling amendments to the Prasar
Bharti Act to make it "conducive" for better functioning of
the public broadcaster.