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'Country can't wait if one House of Parliament does not work'

With the government pushing key reform measures like insurance and coal block allocation, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the country cannot wait even if one of the Houses of Parliament "waits......

UPSC exam row creates turmoil in Parliament

The Union Public Service Commission exam row generated heat in both Houses of Parliament with a member tearing a paper and throwing it towards the Speaker in Lok Sabha and almost the entire......

Modi is BJP parliamentary party leader in both Houses

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the new leader of the reconstituted BJP Parliamentary Party in both Houses of Parliament. Home Minister Rajnath Singh will be the deputy leader of the party in the......

Ruckus over Hy'bad blasts: Parliament adjourned till noon

Both Houses of Parliament were on Friday adjourned till noon after the Bharatiya Janata Party-led opposition created a ruckus over Thursday’s twin blasts in Hyderabad in which at least 14......

Nominate Sourav Ganguly to Rajya Sabha too: CPI

Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar's nomination to the Rajya Sabha drew mixed reaction with most members of the upper House on Friday, welcoming the decision even as the Opposition felt this could be a......

Extra increment to staff: LS, RS differ

The two Houses of Parliament have taken diametrically opposite positions on the controversial grant of additional increments to their 4,000-odd staff in the face of objections from finance minister......

Why this Budget is a challenging one for the Modi government

The Budget will indicate where the Modi government stands on reforms, growth and development, notes A K Bhattacharya, Editor, Business Standard. The Union Budget to be presented this Saturday is......

Modi's bid to ease land for companies could impact reforms

A bid by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to make it easier for businesses to buy farm land for infrastructure and industry has sparked a backlash that could stymie his efforts to get reforms through a......

Will Delhi poll outcome dent reform hopes?

The question is whether the victory of the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Delhi will unite the opposition parties and impede reforms. Image: Delhi Chief Minister-designate, Arvind......

Budget may announce fuel subsidy reforms

FM indicates adherence to fiscal road map, benign tax rates, correction in inverted duty structure Ahead of Budget 2015-16, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said more fuel subsidy reforms......

Amitabh Bachchan pays tribute to father

Amitabh Bachchan paid tribute to poet father Harivansh Rai Bachchan on his 107th anniversary today, calling him a unique genius. The 72-year-old actor took to his blog to share about......

Brother's surgery kept me away from Parliament, says Tendulkar

Under attack over his absence from the Rajya Sabha, Sachin Tendulkar on Friday said there was a medical emergency in his family that kept him away from Delhi. "My absence in Delhi has been......
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Signs of worry in bond market over fiscal deficit, reforms

MUMBAI: The bond markets are signalling that the Union Budget may not be a palatable one when it comes to government finances. Some long-term... ...

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Jamaica decriminalises the possession of marijuana

The Jamaican government has decriminalized the possession of small amounts of marijuana for personal use after the nations parliament passed the... ...

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Rajya Sabha disrupted over remark on Mother Teresa

New Delhi: India's upper house of Parliament, Rajya Sabha, was briefly adjourned on Thursday after opposition members denounced comments by the... ...

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Russian parliament chairman views Lok Sabha proceedings

Russia's State Duma Chairman Sergei Naryshkin, on a two-day official visit to India, Thursday witnessed proceedings of the Lok Sabha and was... ...

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