25 Feb 2015
New Delhi: NDA constituent Shiv Sena, who is also part of the Modi government, on Tuesday night made it clear it will not support the land acquisition law in its present form.
22 Feb 2015
New Delhi: CBI and CVC have given their views on the provisions of the Lokpal amendment bill to a parliamentary panel examining it.
11 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Government will consider trade unions' reservations on a proposal that would enable the Centre to reduce or waive off mandatory PF contributions by employees in certain cases.
03 Feb 2015
Guwahati: Law Minister DV Sadananda Gowda on Tuesday said the Centre will introduce amendments to Arbitration and Conciliation Act 1996 in the coming budget session of Parliament to make the country investor-friendly.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.