09 Jan 2015
Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Friday strongly opposed the Centre's decision to amend the Land Acquisition Act through an ordinance and said his government will not implement it as it is against the interests of farmers.
10 Jan 2015
Kochi: The upcoming Budget Session of Parliament is expected to bring in new amendments to Consumer Protection Act 1986, giving it more teeth, Minister of state for Consumer Affairs Ram Vilas Paswan has said.
30 Dec 2014
Thiruvanathapuram: Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Tuesday said the Centre will approach states to bring amendments to APMC Act for delisting fruits and vegetables from the ambit of this law so that farmers get freedom to sell their produce.
31 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The government will bring amendments to five key environment laws enacted between 1971 and 1986 in the Budget Session of Parliament, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Wednesday.
10 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Whistleblowers' Protection Act cannot be brought into force till necessary amendments aimed at safeguarding against disclosures affecting sovereignty of the country are carried out, the government said on Wednesday.
30 Dec 2014
Kharagpur (WB): Claiming that the situation under Narendra Modi government "is worse than Emergency", West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said that her government will not implement the proposed amendments under the Land Acquisition Act.
18 Dec 2014
New Delhi: A bill seeking to amend Lokpal and Lokyuktas Act to include Leader of Congress party in Lok Sabha in a panel, which will select chairperson and members of the anti-corruption body, was introduced in Lok Sabha on Thursday.
29 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Amid a controversy over the government's decision to make significant amendments in the Land Acquisition Act, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said changes in the law were required to ensure faster processing without compromising on compensation or relief and rehabilitation measures for farmers.
11 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the various amendments to the Electricity Act, 2003 as per the Power Ministry's proposed Amendment Bill.