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With Obama looking on at Republic Day parade, India hopes to seal closer US ties
Malay Mail

Pranab warns against governing 'by decree'

President Pranab Mukherjee gave a stern assessment of India 65 years after it declared itself a republic, criticising parliamentary dysfunction and the overuse of decrees in a message that might also resonate with his visitor, US President Barack ... Bangladesh Daily Star, 11 hours ago
As Obama visits, Pranab slams nation's failures The Financial Chronicle, 21 hours ago

Why is Modi's path to reforms a rocky one?

Image: Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photograph: Amit Dave/Reuters Parliamentary obstruction scuppered Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's economic agenda in a month-long session that ended on Tuesday, and the prospect of further deadlock means he will find it hard to deliver quickly on promises of reform. Lawmakers left without voting on a long-delayed bill to raise the cap on foreign investment in insurance companies to 49 percent from 26 percent, and another that would overhaul the ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Modi makes India a junior partner of US  Morning Star Online1 day ago Statements by President Obvama and Prime Minister Modi of the Republic of India  Noodls1 day ago India, US achieve breakthrough in operationalizing N-deal  24Dunia1 day ago
Deccan chronicle

Wise counsel from the President

The President of India is the symbol of the State. He is also an integral part of  Parliament. President Pranab Mukherjee thought it fit on Monday to caution the Modi government on seeking to run the show based on ordinances, suggesting that the short-term ...
 Deccan chronicle6 days ago President Pranab Mukherjee criticizes slew of ordinances  24Dunia1 day ago Heed President's Advice on Parliament's Role  New Indian Express13 hours ago After President's objection; govt discusses Ordinance issue  Deccan Herald6 days ago

How representative are India's MPs?

analysis of the 543 members of Parliament inducted into the Lok Sabha throws up interesting resultsrecently examined how representative the incoming 114th US Congress is of the broader American public. The newspaper, perhaps not surprisingly, found ...
 24Dunia1 day ago Lok Sabha member falls ill while protesting  Rediff.com1 month ago Lok Sabha chaos: One member tears newspapers, another falls ill  Rediff.com1 month ago
Hindustan Times

Big change in India on its way: Finance Minister

The next session of India's parliament is likely to see "monumental" tax reform while fuel subsidies may be cut, Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who swept to power in elections last May, is ...
 Social Dashboard4 days ago India to present budget on February 28  The Gulf Today5 days ago Govt may call joint session of Parliament if needed Amit Shah  Hindustan Times5 days ago Parliament session from Feb 23  The Assam Tribune5 days ago

Nepal lawmakers injured after clash in Parliament

Press Trust of India Kathmandu,20 January: Atleast 12 people, including senior Nepalese lawmakers, were injured today when opposition Maoist leaders created a ruckus in the Parliament by throwing chairs and attacking legislators over contentious ...
 The Statesman6 days ago Nepal steps up security in Kathmandu fearing more trouble in parliament  First Post.com5 days ago Nepal Parl adjourned as deadline ends for new Constitution  One India4 days ago Political violence in Nepal over Constitution; India appeals for unity  Daily Excelsior.com6 days ago
International Business Times UK

India rejects Europe resolution

The European Parliament has adopted a resolution asking India to allow the return of two Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen, drawing a sharp reaction from New Delhi which termed the step as not well advised as the matter was sub ...
 Asian Age1 week ago EU nudge on marines  The Telegraph1 week ago European Union asks India to allow return of Italian marines  Indian Express1 week ago India upset  The Statesman1 week ago
New Age Bangladesh

Pranab tells MPs to stop disrupting parliament

Pranab Mukherjee India's president Monday told lawmakers to stop disrupting parliament with protests, saying a noisy minority cannot be allowed to gag a patient majority, as the government has struggled to pass legislation despite its strong ...
 New Age Bangladesh1 week ago Stop disrupting Parliament  Bangladesh Daily Star1 week ago Stop disrupting parliament, Indian president tells MPs  Dunya News1 week ago President stern message on Parliament disruptions: Noisy minority can't gag patient majority  Times of India1 week ago
Business Standard India

Will wait for Parliament to pass insurance ordinance before setting up branch: Vincent Vandendael

Lloyd's, the specialist insurance market, sees India as one of its priority territories. Unlike many other insurance brands, Lloyd's is not a company, but a market where members join together as syndicates to insure risks. Vincent Vandendael, ...
 Smart Investor5 days ago 'We are waiting for Parliament to approve insurance ordinance'  Business Standard India4 days ago India: Lloyd's wants Insurance Bill passed first  Asian Insurance Directory5 days ago We are waiting for Parliament to approve insurance ordinance: Vincent Vandendael  Smart Investor3 days ago
MSN India

Indian Budget to be presented on Feb 28, rail budget on 26

The Budget session of Parliament, in which government seeks to convert six recent ordinances into legislations, is set to commence from February 23 and will conclude on May 8 with a month-long recess. The General Budget will be presented on Saturday, February ...
 MSN India5 days ago Budget session of Parliament from Feb 23  The Statesman5 days ago Union budget on Feb 28  E Pao!5 days ago Government to present General Budget on February 28, Railway Budget on 26th February  Jagran Post5 days ago
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