Venkaiah Naidu says bills pending in Rajya Sabha for more than five years should be considered lapsed
Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday suggested that any bill pending for more than five years in the Upper House should be considered lapsed.
A parliamentary panel reviewing the 2013 land acquisition bill will invite all states to present their views on its consent and social impact assessment clauses
"Unexpected demonetisation', the phasing out of large-denomination currency notes which were subsequently replaced with new onesweighed on growth in the third quarter of FY2017," the World Bank said.
Crying foul at rating agencies for not delivering the expected rating would hardly help; instead work to resolve the problems they point out
The GST is intended to be a comprehensive indirect tax on manufacture, sale and consumption of goods and services throughout India, to replace taxes levied by the central and state governments.
Highly appreciative of the series of economic reforms, in particular streamlining bureaucratic decision making and raising FDI limits in certain sectors, US State Department in a report said
Modi is the only Prime Minister to have a very long stint as chief minister, which endows him with a unique understanding of Centre-state relations.
Days before the first half of Budget session comes to an end, a Parliamentary panel will sit on Monday to discuss the controversial land acquisition bill.
With plethora of worries to ponder at, 2016 will severely put to test Modi govt’s economic management skills
Best way to neutralise the negative impact will be to give a boost to domestic demand
As 2015 draws to a close, there is near unanimity among people — except for blind, biased supporters — that it was a difficult year for PM Modi and his government.
The Subramanian panel has brightened the chances of a consensus on the GST issue in the Winter Session and it is up to Modi to use this opportunity
In the real estate sector, Moody's expects demand to improve in 2016 on the back of lower interests rates
Market breadth ended firm, with gainers outnumbering losers by nearly 2:1.
Bihar impact: Major reforms may be off agenda, but here are things PM Modi can still do to boost economy
He should persuade the state governments to undertake significant reforms like labour law amendments and land acquisition law changes and even UDAY
It is now left to states to decide on land acquisition.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said the decision to let the land acquisition ordinance to lapse is not a setback for the government and the alternative route adopted by the Centre will provide greater flexibility to the states to deal with the issue.
The government’s inconsistency on the reform path creates confusion to all stakeholders
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday made a scathing attack on the Narendra Modi government, accusing it of working only for the sake of capitalists.
Groups of farmers and agricultural labourers from various states held a two-day dharna at Delhi's Jantar Mantar to demand among other things, a fair price for their produce and the scrapping of the land bill in its present form.
The land acquisition bill will not come to Parliament before the Winter Session, with the Joint Committee of Parliament examining the measure deciding to seek more time.