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Congress raising 'non-issues' to divert attention from Agusta: Naidu

Congress raising 'non-issues' to divert attention from Agusta:...

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Monday accused the Congress of trying to divert the attention of people from AgustaWestland scam by raising ‘unnecessary’ issues in the House after the opposition party demanded a discussion on a Comptroller and Auditor General report on the KG basin project. "Congress party wants to divert the attention of the people from Agusta chopper scam. So they are raising unnecessary and unconcerned issues in Parliament," Naidu said outside ..., 2 hours ago

PM not keen on salary hike for MPs, mulls Pay Commission

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a different take on the impending salary hike for Members of Parliament. PM Modi is keen that the pay hike should be linked to either the Pay Commission for government employees or that an institution for MPs be esgtablished which will accept suggestions, hold discussions and give its decision on pay hikes once in three years, on the lines of a Pay Commission. Modi does not want MP salaries to be hiked each and every time the Government thinks it fit to ...
 Rediff.com5 hours ago PM Modi pins hope on Parliament Session  Equilibrio Informativo5 days ago Amidst dirsruption woes, PM Modi hopes for productive Budget session of Parliament  DNA India1 week ago Hope Opposition will cooperate in Parliament: PM Modi  Rediff.com1 week ago

Congress to disrupt RS on Wednesday

Chaos will rule the Upper House on Wednesday. Our sources tell us that Congress MPs have decided to disrupt Parliament proceedings on Wednesday, which is when the Rajya Sabha is scheduled to take up the Agusta Westland Helicopter scam for discussion in the House. Madhusudan Mistry, the Congress MP from Gujarat, has been enrolling a few of the more disruptive Congress MPs who would not shy away from clambering on to Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar's desk and possibly grab the statement on the ...
 Rediff.com5 hours ago Rabble rouser  The Financial Chronicle2 days ago Parliament Live: Swamy in RS raises issue of paid news in the Agusta Westland case  Firstpost.com3 days ago No surprises here: AgustaWestland dominates Parliament, ...  Firstpost.com4 days ago
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In a first, women outnumber clerics in Iran's new Parliament

Official results declared on Saturday showed that a total of 17 women will become members of the 290-seat Parliament compared to clerics who only won 16 seats. Although the clerics fall just one seat behind women, their overall number has reached an all-time ...
 IndiaTV News6 hours ago Iran's new parliament has more women than clerics  Rediff.com1 day ago

Ambitious new bankruptcy code may take years to clean up India's debt mess

* Bankruptcy code likely to get parliament nod soon -officials * Experts say may take years to implement law * 70,000 liquidation cases stuck in courts, tribunals * Banks' bad and troubled loans estimated at over $100 bln By Manoj Kumar NEW DELHI, May 2 ...
 Sify13 hours ago

Congress to lay siege to Parliament on May 6

Congress President Sonia Gandhi. (Photo: PTI) The Congress will hit the streets against the Modi government on May 6 at a time when the Centre and the BJP are trying to corner the main Opposition on a number of issues, giving a clear message that the fight is ...
 Asian Age1 day ago Congress to gherao Parliament on May 6  Chandigarh Tribune2 days ago Parliament session from tomorrow, Congress seeks discussion on Uttarakhand  Rediff.com1 week ago After imposing President's rule 88 times, Congress must not crib: Naqvi  Sify1 week ago

Unfair to pin down celebs for misleading ads, say brand gurus

Parliamentary panel seeks 5-yr jail term and penalty of up to Rs 50 lakh if a celebrity-endorsed product misfires With a parliamentary standing committee calling for stringent penal provisions to make celebrities who hawk brands accountable for misleading advertisements, industry experts feel it is unfair to single out celebs for such things. The parliamentary panel on consumer affairs, in its recommendations on the Consumer Protection Bill, 2015, has called for stringent provisions, including ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago Par panel suggests fine/jail for celebrities of misleading ads  Deccan Herald5 days ago

Chopper deal: Parrikar to place facts in Parliament on May 4

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said he will place all facts along with the detailed chronology about the controversial AgustaWestland chopper deal before Parliament on May 4. "I will place the detailed chronology, giving facts about the chopper deal before Parliament on Wednesday. I will place the detailed chronology, giving how and when necessary clauses or provisions were relaxed to suit the company," he told reporters here on the sidelines of a function."Those who received kickbacks ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago

MP Bhagwant Mann to raise farmer-mother suicide case in parliament, terms it murder

BARNALA: AAP MP Bhagwant Mann has termed the committing of suicide by farmer and his mother in the presence of police force to save their land from being possessed by commission agent, as a murder. He has said the state government is equally ...
 Times of India1 day ago

Trouble in the SP over Amar Singh's re-entry bid

Former SP member of Parliament Amar Singh hosted the reception in Delhi when Mulayam Singh Yadav's brother, Shivpal Singh Yadav's son got married a few weeks ago
 Business Standard1 day ago
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