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GST Bill: Centre reaches out but Congress remains non-committal

Aug 25, 2015

GST Bill: Centre reaches out but Congress remains non-committal

The Bill has been stuck in a political logjam in the Rajya Sabha where the ruling NDA does not have a majority. #Business #Economy #Congress #BJP #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #Mallikarjun Kharge #GST #Venkaiah Naidu
Jaitley stands firm, says GST Bill will soon see light of day

Aug 24, 2015

Jaitley stands firm, says GST Bill will soon see light of day

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said the Constitution Amendment Bill to roll out Goods and Services Tax will soon see the light of day and the Revenue Department is getting ready with three Bills to ensure its implementation. #Economy #India #GDP #BJP #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #Arun Jaitley #GST Bill
Jaitley seeks debate on whether 'indirectly-elected' Rajya Sabha can hold reforms

Aug 18, 2015

Jaitley seeks debate on whether 'indirectly-elected' Rajya Sabha can hold reforms

Irked over the stalling of GST bill in the Rajya Sabha, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday once again raked up the role of the upper house. #Politics #Finance minister #Congress #Rajya Sabha #Lok Sabha #TheySaidIt #Arun Jaitley #parliament #NDA #GST Bill
GST Bill will definitely be passed, says Javadekar; slams Cong for Parliament washout

Aug 14, 2015

GST Bill will definitely be passed, says Javadekar; slams Cong for Parliament washout

A day after Parliament was adjourned sine die, the government today came down heavily on the Congress, blaming it for the near washout of the monsoon session and asserted that the GST Bill will "definitely" be passed. #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #Lok Sabha #Prakash Javadekar #GST Bill
Clearing GST: As monsoon session ends, govt keeps options open on restarting Parliament

Aug 13, 2015

Clearing GST: As monsoon session ends, govt keeps options open on restarting Parliament

Sources said the decision to reconvene Monsoon session, after the washout of last three weeks due to disruptions by Congress-led opposition, will depend on whether there is some significant headway with other parties on the contentious GST bill. #Congress #BJP #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #Lok Sabha #GST #parliament
Lok Sabha TV airs Parliament chaos on Sumitra Mahajan's order: Here's how hard the Speaker's job really is

Aug 12, 2015

Lok Sabha TV airs Parliament chaos on Sumitra Mahajan's order: Here's how hard the Speaker's job really is

It is safe to say that the Monsoon Session of the Parliament has been a complete washout. Tomorrow the Parliament will meet for the last time before both the Houses come together again for the Winter Session. #Congress #BJP #Rajya Sabha #PoliticsDecoder #Lok Sabha #parliament #Monsoon session #PA Sangma #Somnath Bharti #Sangma #Speaker Sumitra Mahajan #Thambi Durai
Rahul, Congress may have won war of monsoon session but tide's turning against them

Aug 12, 2015

Rahul, Congress may have won war of monsoon session but tide's turning against them

Despite stalling all legislation in both houses of Parliament, the Congress ended the day with more egg on its face than it would have liked. #Congress #BJP #Rajya Sabha #PoliticsDecoder #Lok Sabha #Arun Jaitley #parliament #Sumitra Mahajan
All we are saying is give Parliamentary debate a chance: India Inc creates petition, leaders complain

Aug 12, 2015

All we are saying is give Parliamentary debate a chance: India Inc creates petition, leaders complain

As the monsoon session of Parliament heads for a washout with the Congress refusing to let Parliament function, a petition from top industrialists urging legislators to debate rather than block legislation and other crucial debate has gathered over 16000 signatures. #Rajya Sabha #Lok Sabha #TheySaidIt #parliament #India Inc #petition #Change.org
Maggi exceeded lead content, violated labelling rules: Nadda

Aug 11, 2015

Maggi exceeded lead content, violated labelling rules: Nadda

The FSSAI had through its communication dated 25 May this year advised all the states and UTs to draw samples of the Maggi Noodles (Nestle) and get the same tested from authorised labs. #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #JP Nadda #Nestle India #FSSAI #Monosodium Glutamate #Central Advisory Committee
RS Secretariat asks Sadhvi Prachi to explain 'terrorists in Parliament' remark

Aug 11, 2015

RS Secretariat asks Sadhvi Prachi to explain 'terrorists in Parliament' remark

The Rajya Sabha Secretariat has asked Hindutva leader Sadhvi Prachi to explain her controversial "terrorists in Parliament" remarks after some MPs moved a privilege notice against her. #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #parliament #MP #Yakub Memon #Sadhvi Prachi