24 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Cabinet on Thursday approved 49 percent foreign investment in insurance companies through the FIPB route ensuring management control in the hands of Indian promoters..
22 Jul 2014
Lucknow: The Allahabad High Court has dismissed a PIL challenging the appointment of senior BJP leader Ram Naik as the Governor of Uttar Pradesh, declaring it lacked merit.
21 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The NDA government is seeking the views of various political parties and eminent jurists to set up a Judicial Appointments Commission which seeks to scrap the present system of judges appointing judges, the Lok Sabha was informed on Monday.
22 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Fast tracking the budgetary exercise, the Parliament is expected to pass the Finance Bill by July 28.
11 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Ignoring objections by political parties, Government on Friday introduced a bill in Lok Sabha to clear legal hurdles in appointment of former TRAI Chairman Nripendra Misra who joined as principal secretary to PM more than a month back.
12 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The proposed National Judicial Commission, which seeks to scrap the system where judges appoint judges, is a matter of ‘priority’ for government and a Bill in this regard will be introduced after consideration, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said.
17 Jul 2014
New Delhi: AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal sought an appointment with Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung on Thursday, a day after the BJP indicated that it could form a government in Delhi.
18 Jul 2014
Lucknow: Former US president Bill Clinton on Thursday visited a village near Lucknow city where he interacted with school students and women.
05 Sep 2013
New Delhi: Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, Arun Jaitley on Thursday said that a bill providing a say for the appointment of judges in the higher judiciary should be referred to a Parliamentary panel.
14 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The National Democratic Alliance (NDA)-led government on Monday appointed new Governors for Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, West Bengal, Gujarat and Nagaland.