01 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Parliamentary Standing Committee on Railways has invited suggestions and views from the public, NGOs, experts and stakeholders on The Railways (Amendment) Bill, 2014.
01 Nov 2014
New Delhi: In significant changes in the selection process for appointment of public sector bank chiefs, three screening committees will now interview eligible candidates on November 13-14.
24 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Giving up convention of appointing the senior-most Information Commissioner as the Chief of the Central Information Commission, the Centre on Friday advertised the position inviting applications from the general public.
28 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The provisions of the draft Road Transport and Safety Bill, 2014, will come up for discussion at a conference of state transport ministers convened by Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday.
29 Oct 2014
Wellington: New Zealand will hold a binding referendum in 2016 on whether to change the national flag, Prime Minister John Key said on Wednesday.
13 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Narendra Modi led National Democratic Alliance government move to clear the crucial bill on Judicial reforms has got mix reactions from various political parties. While Congress is in tune with the NDA government move, other parties like SP, BSP, TMC, DMK and AIADMK opposed it in Upper House of Parliament.
27 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Expressing concern over Parliament approving important legislative business without much debate, President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday asked Lok Sabha Speaker to find ways to devote more time for discussions on businesses like passing of Finance Bill.
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.
18 Sep 2014
Jaipur: National Judicial Appointments Commission Bill 2014, which is going to scrape the current system of appointment of judges to Higher Judiciary in the country, was on Wednesday ratified by Rajasthan Legislative Assembly.
21 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court will hear on Monday a batch of petitions challenging the 121st constitutional amendment by which collegium system for appointment of judges in higher judiciary was scrapped and a new mechanism under National Judicial Appointment Commission (NJAC) was proposed to be put in place.