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Andhra assembly passes bill to provide 5% reservation to Kapu community

Andhra assembly passes bill to provide 5% reservation to Kapu community

The Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Saturday unanimously passed a Bill to provide 5 per cent reservation in education and employment sectors for the Kapu community in the state.

Dec 02, 2017, 12:48 PM IST
Bill to set up commission for farmers' empowerment to be moved in Punjab Assembly

Bill to set up commission for farmers' empowerment to be moved in Punjab Assembly

The Punjab government has decided to move a Bill in the current session of the state Assembly today to set up a five-member commission for framing a policy to empower and grant legal rights to farmers, an official release said.

Nov 27, 2017, 14:04 PM IST
US President Donald Trump endorses merit-based immigration system

US President Donald Trump endorses merit-based immigration system

If passed by the Congress and signed into law, the legislation could benefit highly-educated people and technology professionals from countries like India.

 

Aug 03, 2017, 13:28 PM IST

Ryan assures Republican senators House will not pass 'skinny' Obamacare repeal

As the contents of the skinny bill were released, the Senate also passed a measure that would permanently repeal the Obamacare tax on high-cost, employer-provided insurance along party lines.

Jul 28, 2017, 10:10 AM IST

UP Assembly passes annual budget; Opposition remains absent

The Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Thursday passed a Rs 3,84,659.71 crore state budget for the fiscal 2017-2018 and the related appropriation Bill.

Jul 27, 2017, 22:00 PM IST

Trump supports sanctions on Russia Iran, N Korea: White House

The House of Representatives on Tuesday passes legislations with an overwhelming majority of 419-3 supporting tougher sanctions against the three countries.

Jul 27, 2017, 08:38 AM IST

Parliament passes bill consolidating laws on civil maritime matters

Parliament on Monday passed a bill that seeks to consolidate the existing laws on jurisdiction of courts on civil admiralty matters, or cases of maritime accidents or contracts related to maritime commerce, proceedings on maritime claims, and seizure of ships with the Rajya Sabha assenting to the legislation.

Jul 24, 2017, 18:21 PM IST
Arun Jaitley introduces bill to replace Banking Regulation Ordinance in Lok Sabha

Arun Jaitley introduces bill to replace Banking Regulation Ordinance in Lok Sabha

Moving on fast-track, the RBI had in June identified 12 large loan defaulters who account for 25 percent of the total bad loans in the banking sector.

Jul 24, 2017, 16:54 PM IST

Bill on setting up commission for OBC to be tabled in Lok Sabha next week

A Bill on setting up a new commission for OBCs with constitutional status will be tabled next week in the Lok Sabha.

Apr 01, 2017, 19:29 PM IST

Bill presented in Rajya Sabha to declare Pakistan a terrorist nation

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Nov 19, 2016, 16:13 PM IST

Bill presented in Rajya Sabha declares Pakistan a terrorist nation

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Nov 19, 2016, 16:00 PM IST

Bill lacks clarity on altruistic surrogacy, says author Pinki Virani

The book, dealing with commercial surrogacy, egg-trafficking and in-vitro fertilisation, published by Penguin Random House, assumes significance as it comes close on the heels of the Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill 2016, approved by the cabinet in August.

Sep 19, 2016, 15:51 PM IST

DNA: Rajya Sabha passes bill for raising maternity leave period to 26 weeks

Analysing the benefits incurred in Maternity Benefits Amendment Bill for women. Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

Aug 12, 2016, 00:28 AM IST

DNA: Analysis of Motor Vehicle Amendment Bill 2016 presented in Lok Sabha

Analyzing the changes made in new Motor Vehicle amendment bill 2016. Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

Aug 09, 2016, 23:07 PM IST
GST rollout from April 1 if law passed in next session: Sinha

GST rollout from April 1 if law passed in next session: Sinha

New Delhi: Targeting April 2017 for the rollout of Goods and Services Tax, the government is betting on support from smaller regional parties to pass the national sales tax legislation in the Parliament session from next month, and expects approval for supporting laws by year-end.

Jun 13, 2016, 17:19 PM IST

US Senate passes bill allowing terror victims to sue terrorists' country

The US Senate on Tuesday adopted unanimously a proposed bill that would allow Americans to sue nation-states for terrorist attacks on US soil, despite opposition from the White House and allies such as Saudi Arabia.

May 18, 2016, 00:09 AM IST
Will reach out to Congress on GST bill: Jaitley

Will reach out to Congress on GST bill: Jaitley

 Keen on getting the much delayed GST bill approved by Parliament in second half of the Budget Session beginning next month, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said he will reach out to the Congress again to persuade it to support the legislation.

Mar 29, 2016, 13:34 PM IST

Bill introduced in US Congress to help India join APEC

Singapore-headquartered Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) is a forum for 21 economies to promote free trade throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

Mar 24, 2016, 10:55 AM IST
Pathankot attack: Centre sends Rs 6.35 crore bill to Punjab for payment of forces deployed in anti-terror operations!

Pathankot attack: Centre sends Rs 6.35 crore bill to Punjab for payment of forces deployed in anti-terror operations!

A 'bill war' has begun between Centre and Punjab over Pathankot terror attack operations.

Mar 07, 2016, 13:44 PM IST
Parliament passes Bill to amend Atomic Energy Act

Parliament passes Bill to amend Atomic Energy Act

State-run Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL) can now collaborate with other Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) in the nuclear field, with Parliament today passing a bill in this regard after government allayed fears that the step will allow FDI into the sector or enable participation of a private firm in atomic power production.

Dec 24, 2015, 08:48 AM IST