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Black money: Govt amends FEMA for stricter punishment

Apr 30, 2015

Black money: Govt amends FEMA for stricter punishment

Tightening the noose on Indians holding black money abroad, the government today provided for confiscation of domestic property of offenders and punishment of up to five years under the Foreign Exchange Management Act. #India #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #Foreign Exchange Management Act #ED
Uproar in Rajya Sabha over Baba Ramdev's medicine promising male child, Centre to probe issue

Apr 30, 2015

Uproar in Rajya Sabha over Baba Ramdev's medicine promising male child, Centre to probe issue

A demand to ban a purported ayurveda product by yoga guru Ramdev's Divya Pharmacy that promises a male child was made in Rajya Sabha on Thursday. #India #female foeticide #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #Ramdev #Health Minister #Haryana #parliament #Opposition #JP Nadda #JD-U #KC Tyagi #male child #Putrajeevak Beej
Rajya Sabha: Congress, AAP protest against molestation in Punjab's Moga district

Apr 30, 2015

Rajya Sabha: Congress, AAP protest against molestation in Punjab's Moga district

The Lok Sabha saw protests by the Congress and Aam Aadmi Party over an incident in Moga area of Punjab in which a 13-year-old girl died and her mother was seriously injured after they jumped out of a moving bus to escape molestation. #Punjab #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #parliament #Moga
Concept of marital rape can't be applied in India, here marriage is sacred, says govt

Apr 30, 2015

Concept of marital rape can't be applied in India, here marriage is sacred, says govt

Concept of marital rape cannot be applied in India as marriage is treated as a sacrament or sacred as per mindset of the Indian society, government said on Wednesday. #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #Marriage #marital rape #Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary
Privilege notice against DNA, Tehelka for report on Rajya Sabha TV

Apr 29, 2015

Privilege notice against DNA, Tehelka for report on Rajya Sabha TV

Sixty MPs belonging to various parties have given a privilege notice in Rajya Sabha seeking action against a daily newspaper and a weekly over publication of "false, fabricated and malicious" reports about the functioning of Rajya Sabha television, but the government advocated caution. #India #NewsTracker #parliament #Tehelka #DNA #PJ Kurien #Rajya Sabha TV

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L Rajagopal and a brief history of Parliamentary battles

Feb 13, 2014

L Rajagopal and a brief history of Parliamentary battles

The fight between legislators in the Rajya Sabha brought back not so fond memories of similar incidents in the past. Here's a brief history. #Rajya Sabha #Electoral reforms #Speaker #Assembly
How Parliament's monsoon session will flop thanks to coal-gate

Aug 08, 2012

How Parliament's monsoon session will flop thanks to coal-gate

Here's why coal gate and CAG will ensure that nothing productive is going to happen in the monsoon session of Parliament. #Manmohan Singh #CAG #Rajya Sabha #InMyOpinion #Lok Sabha #parliament #Monsoon session #Coal-gate