Lok Sabha passes bill to extend SC-ST quota in legislatures
The bill was passed with 352 members voting in favour and none against it. The reservation for SCs, STs and Anglo-Indians given for the past 70 years in Lok Sabha and state assemblies was due to end on January 25, 2020. The reservation for Anglo-Indians is set to expire on January 25 next year as the Bill does not extend the facility to the community.
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Lok Sabha TV covered CAB passage just the way it covered midnight GST launch
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Lok Sabha passes Citizenship Amendment Bill 2019 ; Amit Shah: There will be NRC
Shah said: “It’s a humanitarian issue, beyond political ideologies.” He asserted that the legislation will not in any manner affect the minority communities in India. “The Muslims in India have nothing to fear, they will continue to live peacefully,” he said.
Now, two Lok Sabha MPs join protest against 'Panipat', demand ban on film
Sumedhanand Saraswati said that the film had twisted historical facts.
Anti-Maritime Piracy Bill introduced in Lok Sabha
A bill which seeks to provide for stringent punishment, including death penalty or life imprisonment, to those involved in piracy at sea was introduced in Lok Sabha on Monday.
Citizenship Amendment Bill introduced in Lok Sabha
According to the proposed legislation, members of Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian communities, who have come from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan, till December 31, 2014 and facing religious persecution there will not be treated as illegal immigrants but given Indian citizenship.
Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 passes Lok Sabha test
The bill also exempts certain areas in the North-East from this provision. The Bill also makes amendments to provisions related to OCI cardholders.
Number of Lok Sabha MPs with cases of crimes against women up from 2 to 19 in 10 years: ADR
West Bengal reported the highest number of MPs/MLAs (16) who declared cases of crimes against women, followed by Odisha and Maharashtra with 12 MPs/MLAs each.
Share market update: BSE Capital Goods index down; BEL falls 3%
The S&P BSE Capital Goods index was trading 0.23 per cent down at 16,722.71 .
Onus on speaker to ensure Lok Sabha is smooth: Congress
The onus will be on Speaker Om Birla to ensure smooth functioning of the House, especially on a day when Union home minister Amit Shah is slated to introduce the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, the Congress party believes.
Airtel, AB Capital, Bandhan, Tata Global among 54 stocks about to crack, shows MACD
Some of these counters have also been witnessing strong trading volumes in recent days.
PM Modi's Lok Sabha win tweet tops 2019 India list; Kohli's wish for MSD, #Chandrayaan2 also ruled
Smriti Irani was the most-mentioned handle in politics, followed by Priyanka Gandhi Vadra.
Go for quality in consumption stocks: Andrew Holland, Avendus Capital
Auto sector corrected in the past year and that is why we see value and prices rebounding.
Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019 passed in Lok Sabha with 311 'ayes' and 80 'noes'
New Delhi: The Lok Sabha late on Monday cleared the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill after a long and fiery debate in which several members of t...
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