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  • GST Bill, Mega Tax Reform, Tabled in Lok Sabha

    GST Bill, Mega Tax Reform, Tabled in Lok Sabha

    The government today introduced legislation billed as the biggest tax reform since Independence, with analysts hailing it as a "game changer" that would cut the cost of doing business and boost economic growth.

  • GST, Mega Tax Reform, Tabled in Lok Sabha

    GST, Mega Tax Reform, Tabled in Lok Sabha

    The Constitution Amendment Bill on Goods and Services Tax, that will pave the way for a mega tax reform, was tabled in the Lok Sabha today. In the Rajya Sabha, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the government would formally take up the bill and seek...

  • GST, Mega Tax Reform, to be Tabled in Lok Sabha Today

    GST, Mega Tax Reform, to be Tabled in Lok Sabha Today

    The government will introduce a constitutional amendment bill for its mega tax reform, the Goods and Services Tax, in the Lok Sabha today. But Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said in the Rajya Sabha that it would be taken up only in the Budget Session....

  • Strong Message Sent to Pakistan on Lakhvi Bail, Says PM Modi

    Strong Message Sent to Pakistan on Lakhvi Bail, Says PM Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said in Parliament that India has "strongly conveyed" to Pakistan its opposition to bail for Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, the Lashkar-e-Taiba commander who plotted the 26/11 terror attack on Mumbai in 2008.

  • Lok Sabha Gives Green Signal to E-rickshaws Ahead of Crucial Delhi Polls

    Lok Sabha Gives Green Signal to E-rickshaws Ahead of Crucial Delhi Polls

    E-rickshaws may soon be back on Delhi's roads. The Lok Sabha today passed amendments to the archaic Motor Vehicle Act (MVA) to allow for thousands of battery-operated rickshaws to come back on the streets of the national capital.

  • GST, National Tax and Huge Reform in Parliament on Monday

    GST, National Tax and Huge Reform in Parliament on Monday

    There may be just two working days left for this Parliament session, but the government is determined to signal its commitment to its agenda of economic reform and will therefore, on Monday, introduce a bill to create a harmonised Goods and Services ...

  • Government Pushing Bills Without Following Norms: Congress

    Government Pushing Bills Without Following Norms: Congress

    The Congress on Thursday accused the government of pushing through bills without following established norms.

  • GST, Huge Reform and National Tax, Due Soon in Parliament: 10 Facts

    GST, Huge Reform and National Tax, Due Soon in Parliament: 10 Facts

    The government may initiate steps for one of the country's biggest economic reforms by introducing a bill that seeks to amend the constitution to create a harmonised Goods and Services Tax (GST).

  • Companies Law Amendments to Improve Ease of Doing Business: Experts

    Companies Law Amendments to Improve Ease of Doing Business: Experts

    Proposed changes to the companies law that were cleared by the Lok Sabha on Wednesday would provide relief to corporates and improve ease of doing business in India, according to experts.

  • Opposition Walks Out of Lok Sabha Over HRD Circular Issue

    Opposition Walks Out of Lok Sabha Over HRD Circular Issue

    Opposition parties in Lok Sabha walked out of the House today, expressing displeasure over the Government's response to circular on good governance by the Human Resource Development or HRD ministry.

  • Lok Sabha Clears Changes to Companies Act

    Lok Sabha Clears Changes to Companies Act

    A Bill seeking to remove "oppressive provisions" in the companies law and to align it with international practices was approved by the Lok Sabha with the government saying it will improve ease of doing business and attract investments.

  • Lok Sabha Passes Bill Protecting Unauthorised Constructions in Delhi

    Lok Sabha Passes Bill Protecting Unauthorised Constructions in Delhi

    The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed a bill to extend protection to unauthorized constructions in the national capital till 2017.

  • Alleging Misuse of CBI, Trinamool Stage Walkout in Lok Sabha

    Alleging Misuse of CBI, Trinamool Stage Walkout in Lok Sabha

    Trinamool Congress members today alleged in Lok Sabha that CBI was being misused in the Saradha scam and staged a walkout, even as government said it was willing to discuss issues related to the fraud.

  • Amitabh Bachchan: Will Never go Back to Politics

    Amitabh Bachchan: Will Never go Back to Politics

    The 72-year-old, who contested the Lok Sabha election from Allahabad in 1984 and won, resigned after three years as an MP

  • PM Narendra Modi Pays Tribute to Martyrs of 2001 Parliament Attack

    PM Narendra Modi Pays Tribute to Martyrs of 2001 Parliament Attack

    On the anniversary of the 2001 attack on Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan and other parliamentarians paid tribute to the soldiers who lost their lives during the deadly terror attack.

  • BJP Lawmaker From Chhattisgarh Attends 'Conversion' Ceremony

    BJP Lawmaker From Chhattisgarh Attends 'Conversion' Ceremony

    Yogi Adityanath is not the only BJP parliamentarian to take a keen interest in conversion of Muslims and Christians to Hinduism. In October, BJP Lok Sabha MP Dinesh Kashyap presided over a ceremony that saw 33 Christian families being converted.

  • Coal India Unions to Meet on December 15 Over Mines Bill

    Coal India Unions to Meet on December 15 Over Mines Bill

    Stating that the Coal Mines Bill passed by the Lok Sabha on Friday would pave way for privatisation of the sector and hamper Coal India's interests, trade unions of the public sector undertaking have said they would chalk out a strategy on December 1...

  • Try And Convert Me if You Can: Akhilesh Yadav to BJP

    Try And Convert Me if You Can: Akhilesh Yadav to BJP

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday alleged that the BJP was "misguiding" people in the name of religious conversions and challenged the saffron party to "try and convert" him.

  • Hundreds of Delhi Monuments Lost to Encroachers: Parliament Panel

    Hundreds of Delhi Monuments Lost to Encroachers: Parliament Panel

    Expressing concern over losing hundreds of monuments to encroachers in the national capital, a Parliamentary Panel today raised apprehensions that areas adjoining Qutub Minar may also face the same fate.

  • 11 Lakh Cancer Cases in India Every Year: Government

    11 Lakh Cancer Cases in India Every Year: Government

    About 11 lakh Cancer cases are occurring in India every year, the Lok Sabha was informed today.

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