Sep 18, 2020 06:20 PM IST
As per the order, entities of countries which do not allow Indian companies to participate in their government procurement for any item, would not be allowed to participate in government procurement in India for all items related to that nodal ministry or department, except for the list of items published by the ministry or department permitting their participation
- Mar 24, 2020 02:55 PM IST
Moneycontrol's Sakshi Batra explains why is this being done when crude oil prices are hovering near all-time lows and what will the government use this mop up for.
- Mar 31, 2017 10:16 PM IST
The Cabinet today approved amendments in the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2016.
- Mar 31, 2017 09:32 PM IST
The government today approved amendments in the urea policy 2015, enabling manufacturers to produce additional quantity as part of its objective to boost domestic output of this key nutrient.
- Jan 01, 2017 05:24 PM IST
Just over a year after it was conceived, the government has junked a plan to come out with a new law that clearly sets out conditions for grant of bail as it now feels that amendments in CrPC can help do away with cumbersome procedures involved in getting the relief.
- May 10, 2016 10:35 PM IST
The transition mechanism whereby the tax is slowly raised over three years is a measured one. It is a smooth transition, says Dinesh Kanabar, CEO, Dhruva Advisors.
- Aug 10, 2015 03:00 PM IST
Joint committee report on the Land Bill will be tabled in the winter session of the Parliament instead of the current monsoon session.
- Jul 28, 2015 09:23 PM IST
The amendments include compensation offered by the states should be for 5 years instead of upto 5 years and the one percent manufacturing tax to not be levied on stock transfers as to control cascading effect of the additional tax.
- May 13, 2015 08:33 PM IST
As many as 16 amendments were made to the Companies Act of 2013 which mainly deal with winding up of companies, board resolutions, bail provisions and utilisation of unclaimed dividends to bring the law in tune with the global standards.
- Dec 29, 2014 06:51 PM IST
According to the proposed Land Acquisition Bill, consent of at least 80 percent of the land owners is required for any private project. If the land is to be developed under public-private partnership (PPP), 70 percent consent from landowners is required.
- Dec 03, 2014 04:18 PM IST
The government feels that it needs more time to get the Opposition on board, on its proposal to simplify land acquisition rules for PPP projects.
- Nov 19, 2014 03:38 PM IST
With the fortnight left for the Winter Session of Parliament, we tell you the amendments the centre wants to push through for an easier land acquisition law. Nayantara Rai of Prime Property has more details.
- Nov 10, 2014 10:16 AM IST
The board is likely to mull approving reverse book building process for delisting and is likely to halve the timeline needed for delisting.
- Dec 24, 2013 11:49 AM IST
Speaking to CNBC-TV18, Ruchir Sinha of Nishith Desai Associates says the market regulator has been very keen to bring about an effective REIT regime.
- Nov 28, 2013 04:15 PM IST
As per the proposal, the state electricity boards of Jharkhand, Bihar and Andhra Pradesh will be allowed to convert their outstanding loans till March 2013 into bonds as part of an amendment to the discom debt restructuring package.
- Oct 12, 2013 04:07 PM IST
The real estate sector in India is infamous for being unregulated and unorganized, with no proper guidelines for builders to follow, because of which buyers are routinely taken on a ride.
- Sep 05, 2013 04:35 PM IST
The Land Acquisition Bill, which was passed by Rajya Sabha last night, was today returned to Lok Sabha to seek its approval for the fresh amendments passed by the Upper House.
- Sep 03, 2013 08:47 AM IST
The Pension Bill may get a nod from the Lok Sabha on Tuesday, if the house does not face disruptions on the back of suspension of Andhra Pradesh MPs on the Telangana issue.
- Jul 16, 2013 06:35 PM IST
The Cabinet is likely to discuss tomorrow, the ammendments into various regulations that will provide more powers to the market regulator Sebi.
- Jun 03, 2013 08:10 PM IST
Dismissing the allegations of the Congress' that the BJP is not letting the Parliament function smoothly, Singh said BJP will not stop the passing of the Food Security Bill.
- Jan 31, 2013 10:08 PM IST
The Central Bureau of Investigation will be under the supervision of the Lokpal, while a public servant facing an inquiry by the Lokpal will be given an opportunity to be heard at the stage of the preliminary inquiry.
- Dec 10, 2012 06:26 PM IST
The Lok Sabha today approved an amendment bill to make easier recovery of bad loans by banks amid walkout by the BJP, Left and some other parties after the government rejected their demand for referring it to the Standing Committee.
- Dec 05, 2012 10:07 PM IST
The Cabinet is likely to consider giving post-facto approval to official amendments - including the one on delinking the formation of Lokayukta in states from the central bill - to the much-debated Lokpal Bill, tomorrow.
- Nov 18, 2012 02:26 PM IST
Amendments to GAAR, the controversial law against tax avoidance through foreign investments, have been finalised, finance minister P Chidambaram disclosed on Sunday.
- Nov 01, 2012 01:30 PM IST
The proposal to withdraw the amendments proposed to the Right to Information Act in 2006 has been accepted in the Cabinet meeting on Thursday. With the proposed amendments dropped, the Right to Information Act will not be diluted much to the delight of social activists.