12 Feb 2016
Mumbai: Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu today said he is confident that bills pertaining to formation of a realty regulator and the much-awaited indirect taxation reform GST will be passed in the upcoming Budget Session, and hoped that Congress will cooperate in ensuring the functioning of Parliament.
11 Feb 2016
Shimla: Himachal Pradesh BJP demanded a judicial inquiry into the outbreak of jaundice in Shimla and surrounding areas and said the apathy of the state government in this matter was appalling.
02 Feb 2016
Jammu: Ahead of the meeting with the Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra to clear its stand on government formation, BJP's core group will hold an important meeting in Jammu winter capital city today.
06 Feb 2016
Mumbai: Concerned over the sharp rise in infectious disease like tuberculosis, Maharashtra government would introduce a bill banning spitting in public places in the upcoming state Legislature Budget Session scheduled next month.
04 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today hoped that the opposition parties will see reason and the Goods and Services Tax (GST), which is held up in Rajya Sabha, will become a reality soon.
25 Jan 2016
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today appeared before the Judicial Commission probing the Solar panel scam and denied the charges that he and his office had any role in the scandal.
17 Dec 2015
New Delhi: With the Judicial Standards and Accountability Bill lapsing, the government today indicated that a fresh bill could be brought to change the present system of probing complaints of misbehaviour and incapacity against judges of the Supreme Court and High Courts.
01 Feb 2016
Ahmedabad: Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind said that Dr B R Ambedkar readily resigned as the Law Minister from Jawaharlal Nehru's Cabinet when the government refused to back the reformist Hindu Code Bill.
01 Feb 2016
Kabul: An Afghan iteration of the popular 'Be Like Bill' Internet meme has gone viral online, with its Facebook posts extolling good Samaritan deeds resonating widely with the war-torn country's youth.
27 Jan 2016
Copenhagen: Denmark's parliament yesterday adopted reforms aimed at dissuading migrants from seeking asylum by delaying family reunifications and allowing authorities to seize their valuables, under legislation that has sparked widespread condemnation.