Tamil Nadu can bring Jallikattu ordinance, Centre would support it: Nirmala Sitharaman
Tamil Nadu can bring Jallikattu ordinance, Centre would support it: Nirmala Sitharaman

The Tamil Nadu government can enact an ordinance to permit Jallikattu during Pongal festival and New Delhi will back it, Minister of State for Commerce Nirmala Sitharaman said on Wednesday.

SC stays govt notification allowing Jallikattu, protests erupt in Tamil Nadu; Jayalalithaa demands Ordinance to hold event
SC stays govt notification allowing Jallikattu, protests erupt in Tamil Nadu; Jayalalithaa demands Ordinance to hold event

Supporters of the bull taming sport Jalikattu on Tuesday staged protests in Tamil Nadu after Supreme Court stayed the Centre's notification lifting the ban on it.

After SC stay, Jayalalithaa asks PM Modi to promulgate Ordinance for Jallikattu
After SC stay, Jayalalithaa asks PM Modi to promulgate Ordinance for Jallikattu

 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has written to PM Narendra Modi on Jallikattu.

President signs ordinance to amend Enemy Property Act

The Narendra Modi government, following the footsteps of the previous UPA government, has been keen to amend the Enemy Property Act.

HC quashes Gujarat govt's ordinance to delay local body polls

In a blow to the Gujarat government, the High Court Wednesday quashed an ordinance issued by it to pave way to delay local bodies polls, terming it as "unconstitutional", and directed the State Election Commission (SEC) to "conduct polls before the expiry of their terms."

Protest to revoke Ordinance empowering tribal chiefs in Shillong

 Several groups today took to the streets here demanding the state government to revoke the Ordinance aimed at empowering tribal chiefs and tribal institutions as it was "overstepping" into the domain of the Autonomous District Councils created under the sixth schedule of the Constitution.

Bring ordinance to decriminalise cow slaughter before Eid: NC

 Opposition National Conference (NC) on Sunday asked the PDP-BJP Government to bring in an ordinance to decriminalise cow slaughter and sale of beef in Jammu and Kashmir ahead of Eid-ul-Azha.

Raj Cabinet to bring ordinance to amend cooperative society rules

All the cooperative societies in Rajasthan will go to polls simultaneously for which the state government will bring an ordinance to amend Rajasthan cooperative society rules.

Maharashtra govt to promulgate ordinance on right to services

Maharashtra government Tuesday said an ordinance would be promulgated on right to services, and a professional courses fee regulatory authority will be established through it.

Ordinance to check cheating in real estate sector

 The Kerala government on Wednesday decided to promulgate an ordinance to check malpractices in the real estate sector in the state and ensure timely handing over of residential flats to its owners by builders.

Financial stocks gain on insurance bill hopes

Hopes of increase in insurance FDI today pushed the share prices higher for the companies with interest in the insurance sector, with Max India leading the charts with over 11 percent gains.

Insurance Bill to be taken up in Rajya Sabha today

Formally called the Insurance Laws (Amendment) Bill, it seeks to replace an ordinance that was promulgated earlier.

Lok Sabha passes Insurance Bill to replace Ordinance

Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed the Insurance Bill to replace an ordinance in this regard.

Bill to introduce auctioning in mines passed by Lok Sabha

A bill seeking to introduce the system of auction of mines to enhance transparency and augment mineral production was passed in Lok Sabha Tuesday, with the government terming it a "revolutionary" step.

Bill in UP House to replace ordinance on cow slaughter

A bill was on Wednesday introduced in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly to replace an ordinance which brought under the Goonda Act crimes like cow slaughter, human trafficking, money laundering and manufacturing of illegal arms.

UP govt issues ordinance to deal with cow slaughter

Crimes like cow slaughter, human trafficking, money laundering and manufacturing of illegal arms will now come under the Goonda Act under an ordinance promulgated by Uttar Pradesh government.

Trinamool Congress to protest 'anti-people' ordinances

Accusing the Narendra Modi government of promulgating several "anti-people ordinances", Trinamool Congress on Monday said it would organise state-wide protest rallies against them.

Better if ordinances 'lesser' in number: Lok Sabha Speaker

As the Centre comes under attack for resorting to the ordinance route, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Sunday it would be better if ordinances were "lesser" in number even as Government asserted it had "no fancy" for promulgating them.

Govt has no desire to issue ordinances: Venkaiah Naidu

Faced with criticism over the government issuing several ordinances, Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday said the government has "no fancy for issuing ordinances" and that the Opposition should allow the Parliament to function properly.

Overview: Modi government setting the stage for India's economic comeback

To get the economy fully back on track, the Modi government will have to keep up the pace of efforts for the improvement of investor sentiment, climate for doing business by removing bottlenecks, employment generation and containing inflation.