Monthly Archives - August 2016

Rajya Sabha adjourns sine die

NEW DELHI: Rajya Sabha today adjourned sine die in the pre-noon session without taking up major business listed for the day, including the Appropriation Bill, even as a discussion on the draft National Education Policy remained unfinished. As per today's business list, the Factories (Amendment) Bill, 2016 and the Employee's Compensation (Amendment) Bill, 2016, were listed for consideration and passing but could not be taken up. Read more at: hThe Appropriation (No.3) Bill, 2016 and the Taxation Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2016 were [...]

Vijay Rupani to take oath Gujarat CM today

GANDHINAGAR: The oath taking ceremony of Vijay Rupani and Nitin Patel as the Chief Minister and Deputy Chief Minister of Gujarat respectively will take place today at Mahatma Mandi here. Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will attend the oath taking ceremony. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Bharat Pandey told ANI that the group of BJP MLAs including BJP MP in Rajya Sabha Parsottambhai Rupala and former chief minister [...]