CABINET COMMITTEE ON PARLIAMENTARY
Parliamentary standing panel invites suggestions on Industrial Relations Code, Code on Social Security
“The committee have decided to invite memorandam containing views and suggestions separately on each code from the public in general and NGOs/ experts/ stakeholders and institutions in particular,” labour ministry said in a statement. The bills have been referred to the standing committee for examination and report within three months.
Parliamentary panel recommends setting up high-powered committee to monitor procurement plans under Chief of Defence Staff
The panel has also...
BMS asks government to send code on social security to parliamentary panel
In a statement issued on Wednesday, BMS said the code will not ben...
Lok Sabha speaker refers bankruptcy code amendment bill to standing committee
The bill seeks to amend the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) so successful bidders of insolvent companies will be ring-fenced from any risk of criminal proceedings for offences committed by previous promoters of companies concerned. It was passed by the Cabinet and subsequently introduced in the Lok Sabha during the Winter session earlier this month.
Cabinet committee on parliamentary affairs to meet tomorrow
Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA) to meet at 9:30 AM in Parliament tomorrow.Cabinet committee on parliamentary affairs to me...
Punjab: Kartarpur Corridor bridges Partition gulf as state remembers Baba Nanak's message
As Sikhs celebrated the 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, Pakistan allowed unprecedented access to Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur, the place where the founder of their faith spent his final years. Pilgrims visiting the Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Gurdaspur often peer into binoculars installed there to gaze in reverence upon Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara in Pakistan.
BJP plays caste card, woos Lingayats
In a last-ditch effort to win the bypolls in Karnataka, BJP is playing the cast card. Asking voters from the Veerashaiva-Lingayat community to back BS Yediyurappa. A week ago, the CM drew criticism when he asked Veerashaiva-Lingayat voters in Gokak constituency to vote for the BJP.
Rajnath to head panel on Parliamentary Affairs, to be part of 6 government panels
The Cabinet Committee on Political Affairs takes all important political decisions in the ruling dispensation.
With Rajanth Singh in 4 more committees, govt rebalances composition of key panels
The change came amid reports that the presence of Amit Shah in all eight committees had highlighted his position as the second most powerful person govt.
Government extends Budget session till August 7
The session, which began on June 17, was scheduled to end on July 26.
Amit Shah in all 8, PM Modi and Nirmala Sitharaman in 6, Rajnath Singh in 2 Cabinet Committees
The lone Cabinet Committee having only Prime Minister Modi and Home Minister Shah on board is Appointments Committee of the Cabinet.
Non-urea fertiliser subsidy hiked to Rs 22,875 crore in FY20
Other decisions: Bill to regulate chit funds cleared; SC judges’ strength up to 33.
Cabinet approves Code on Wages bill
The Code on Wages will replace the Payment of Wages Act, 1936, Minimum Wages Act, 1948, Payment of Bonus Act, 1965, and the Equal Remuneration Act, 1976.
Centre may introduce Citizenship Bill during Nov 18-Dec 13 session
The Centre may introduce the Citizenship Bill again in the winter session of Parliament, after it caused a furore in January earlier. The bill seeks to amend the Citizenship Act, 1955 and grant citizenship to those who illegally migrated into India
Union Cabinet approves bill to regulate chit funds industry
The bill is aimed at fulfilling the objectives of reducing the regulatory or compliance burden of the registered chit funds industry.
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