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.
30 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Optimistic of passing the Insurance Bill in the next session of Parliament, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday hoped Congress which mooted the hike in FDI cap to 49 per cent in the sector will not oppose it.
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.
27 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Under attack from some NGOs that it was allegedly stalling probe in the 2G scam, the CBI on Wednesday said there was no attempt to put any impediment in the judicial process and claimed that facts in the case were being twisted before the Supreme Court.
13 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Congress said that it was not against the National Judicial Appointment Commission and constitutional amendment bill but it will seek some amendments.
14 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Parliament on Thursday cleared a Constitution Amendments Bill that will facilitate setting up of a commission for appointment of judges, replacing the 20 year old collegium system which has been under severe criticism.
12 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Government on Tuesday asserted that a bill to set up a commission on appointment of judges is aimed at having a "fair procedure" for appointing judges to higher courts and it has no intention to have any confrontation with the judiciary on the issue.
28 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The first meeting of the Select Committee of Rajya Sabha on the controversial Insurance Bill will be held on September fourth
11 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Ignoring strong opposition from Congress, Government on Monday withdrew in Rajya Sabha UPA's bill for making judicial appointments and promised to replace it with a new and comprehensive one as other opposition parties supported the move.
29 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The passage of legislation on Apprentices will create an additional 23 lakh seats for apprenticeship to non-engineering graduates and diploma holders besides others, Labour and Employment Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said on Friday.