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.
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
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.
19 Aug 2014
Mumbai: The Jet Airways management is likely to hold talks with its pilots, who have threatened to launch an agitation over non-payment of salary arrears of about Rs 100 crore, on Wednesday.
25 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed as ‘premature’ a batch of petitions challenging the constitutional validity of the National Judicial Appointments Commission Bill that was passed by parliament to replace the existing collegium system for the appointment of judges to the higher judiciary.
27 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Resorting to mandatory obligation under the Lokpal Act, Narendra Modi government on Wednesday decreed that all the Central government employees need to declare their assets and liabilities and those of their spouses and dependent children as part of the anti-corruption drive under the Act.
28 Aug 2014
Islamabad: Pakistan's Health Ministry has said that if new funds are not arranged for the delayed anti-polio campaign, it is likely to halt after two months.
22 Aug 2014
Panaji: Members of various civil societies in Goa on Friday demanded that reforms in the proposed Goa Police Bill need to be discussed at grassroot level including in Gram Sabhas and municipal meetings.
19 Aug 2014
New Delhi: All India Women's Congress president Shobha Oza on Monday said the BJP government was reluctant to table the Women's Reservation Bill in Parliament and this was in stark contrast to its election manifesto that stressed on women's emancipation.
10 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Jet Airways pilots have warned the management of agitation if the airline fails to offer a concrete plan on payment of arrears amounting to Rs 100 crore by August 20, sources said.