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MPs won't get hike in salary and allowances, govt not willing to accept proposals

Government is not willing to accept majority of recommendations related to the hike in salary and allowances of MPs and pension of ex-MPs made by a Parliamentary panel.

Jul 03, 2015, 19:29 PM IST

Govt to push for passage of bills to replace ordinances

The government will try to push for the passage of six bills to replace ordinances in the first half of the Budget Session of Parliament beginning February 23.

Jan 30, 2015, 21:46 PM IST

Ordinances no good, but Opposition has to let Parliament function: Naidu

With President Pranab Mukherjee cautioning against the enactment of laws through ordinances, the government on Friday said it was also a pointer for opposition parties as they have to let the Parliament function normally so that legislation can be passed after proper discussion and debate.

Jan 30, 2015, 08:46 AM IST

Crucial Insurance, Companies Bills to come up in Parliament

With the Lok Sabha already having passed 13 Bills and the Rajya Sabha clearing nine, the ongoing winter session of Parliament is set for good performance in transaction of legislative business.

Dec 14, 2014, 15:18 PM IST