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Corporate NPAs double in 3 yrs; can new Bankruptcy law offer antidote?

May 05, 2016

Corporate NPAs double in 3 yrs; can new Bankruptcy law offer antidote?

In just 3-years, the corporate Non-Performing Assets (NPAs) of sarakari banks more than doubled as a percent of total corporate loans, going by the information provided by Minister of state of finance, Jayant Sinha, in Parliament. #Rajya Sabha #Vijay Mallya #bad loans #wilful defaulters #Jayant Sinha #Finance Minister Arun Jaitley #RBI governor Raghuram Rajan #bank loan default
Budget session: Opposition voices concern over developments of central varsities in RS

May 05, 2016

Budget session: Opposition voices concern over developments of central varsities in RS

Opposition parties on Thursday voiced concern over the developments in central universities like JNU and Hyderabad University and regretted that educational institutions have become political arena, which needs to be stopped. #JNU #BJP #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #Smriti Irani #Hyderabad #parliament #RSS #HRD Ministry #PJ Kurien
Lok Sabha passes Bankruptcy code; Will this change life for Indian banks?

May 05, 2016

Lok Sabha passes Bankruptcy code; Will this change life for Indian banks?

The Lok sabha, on Thursday, passed the Bankruptcy Bill, which promises banks, which promises to enable banks faster winding up of troubled companies and recover money before the value of the underlying assets get eroded fully. #Rajya Sabha #Lok Sabha #Jayesh Shah #Varun Gupta #Jayant Sinha #Bankruptcy bill
Parliament Live: Centre never criticised UP over Dadri, claims Rijiju

May 05, 2016

Parliament Live: Centre never criticised UP over Dadri, claims Rijiju

The Parliament, in its second week of the Budget Session, is set for another controversial round of discussions on Wednesday. The BJP and the Congress, in the past week, have clashed over the alleged AgustaWestland chopper scam in the Rajya Sabha. #Congress #BJP #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #Lok Sabha #Uttarakhand #GST #Parliament session #NDA #Anand Sharma #JD(U) #AgustaWestland #Parrikar
UP, Bihar and West Bengal to send one-third of MPs to Lok Sabha by 2026, says report

May 05, 2016

UP, Bihar and West Bengal to send one-third of MPs to Lok Sabha by 2026, says report

From 29% today, 33% members of the Lok Sabha (Parliament’s lower house) will come from three states–Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and West Bengal–within a decade, according to an IndiaSpend analysis. #Elections #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #Bengal #Lok Sabha #bIhar #UP #parliament #Delimitation #Lok Sabha constituency #Gangetic plains
AgustaWestland scam: Are our politicians interested in going to the bottom of this scandal?

May 05, 2016

AgustaWestland scam: Are our politicians interested in going to the bottom of this scandal?

Why would the BJP decline the demand for a Supreme Court-monitored probe into the AgustaWestland issue? Its position that the CBI probe into the matter is in an advanced stage and thus it’s not the right time to disturb it, does not wash #Congress #BJP #Rajya Sabha #InMyOpinion #parliament #AK Antony #Manohar Parrikar #Bofors #AgustaWestland #Chopper scam
How did Swamy get access to 'sensitive' AgustaWestland files, Congress seeks to know

May 05, 2016

How did Swamy get access to 'sensitive' AgustaWestland files, Congress seeks to know

Congress member Anand Sharma on Thursday sought to know from the Government how BJP member Subramaniam Swamy had got access to sensitive and confidential files of CBI and ED in the matter. #Congress #BJP #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #Subramanian Swamy #AgustaWestland #Abbas Naqvi
Rajya Sabha MPs seek stringent laws to check food adulteration in Zero Hour

May 05, 2016

Rajya Sabha MPs seek stringent laws to check food adulteration in Zero Hour

Terming rising incidents of food adulteration as a "serious matter", Rajya Sabha members, including those from the BJP, on Thursday asked the government to make stringent laws to check the menace. #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #Food security #parliament #Kurien
AgustaWestland: Parrikar sticks to facts but uses 'invisible hand' to slap Congress

May 04, 2016

AgustaWestland: Parrikar sticks to facts but uses 'invisible hand' to slap Congress

The UPA govt made conditions to deliberately create a single vendor situation, where no company other than AgustaWestland could be selected. #UPA #Rajya Sabha #Subramanian Swamy #ConnectTheDots #parliament #Manohar Parrikar #Modi government #AgustaWestland #ParliamentTracker