May 19, 2016 07:14 PM IST
After a loss in Assam, the disruptive mood of Congress is likely to change in the Parliament.
- May 16, 2016 03:00 PM IST
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley re-iterates the importance of Goods and Services Tax (GST) for India and lists various advantages for the states from the same.
- Mar 29, 2016 08:42 PM IST
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi alleged that Mallya met a Union Minister in the parliament house before leaving the country, while addressing a rally in poll bound Assam
- Mar 26, 2016 03:52 PM IST
"Congress tried to destroy and change the demography of the state by encouraging infiltration. Congress has been doing it for many decades and took no action," Union Minister Arun Jaitley said attacking the Gogoi government while releasing BJP's Vision Document for Assam.
- Mar 14, 2016 09:31 PM IST
Congress members in Rajya Sabha on Monday again raised the Mallya issue, and demanded that the industrialist be brought back to India, along with former IPL chief Lalit Modi.
- Mar 10, 2016 01:14 PM IST
Maintaining that Mallya lived a "luxurious life" and had bases in several countries, the Congress leader said Mallya is not a "needle" and moves around with an entourage and expressed surprise how he managed to leave the country despite a CBI "Look Out Notice".
- Mar 03, 2016 01:56 PM IST
Modi, speaking in the Lok Sabha, used wit and barbs as he responded to the attack by Congress over various initiatives of his government, including 'Make in India' and MNREGA.
- Feb 29, 2016 07:52 PM IST
Senior Congress leader and former commerce minister Anand Sharma says this is not an inspirational Budget. He does not think Budget 2016 will lift growth or even encourage investment. He also says the Budget has not given a fillip to savings
- Feb 22, 2016 09:04 PM IST
As India stands at the cusp of the Budget Session, we have 11 bills pending in the Lok Sabha and a whopping 54 bills pending in the upper house.
- Feb 16, 2016 03:04 PM IST
Following the meeting, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu told mediapersons that all the parties agreed that Parliament must be allowed to function during the Budget Session.
- Jan 02, 2016 01:09 PM IST
"The next session is going to be extremely important. And half way through the next session, the numbers of the Upper House are also going to change. So I am reasonably optimistic, as far as the next session is concerned, that we may be able to push it through," Jaitley said.
- Dec 23, 2015 07:50 PM IST
Speaking to CNBC-TV18, AK Bhattacharya, Editor of Business Standard says that the Parliament needs a new template to engage the Opposition.
- Dec 21, 2015 09:39 PM IST
Trade experts maintain that India could not get a reaffirmation on continuing the Doha trade talks and without a Doha trade deal, programmes like 'Make in India' could be impacted.
- Dec 16, 2015 12:02 PM IST
GST is intended to create a single market and boost commerce in India's $2 trillion economy, but the bill, which was passed by the lower house of parliament, has been blocked in the upper house where Prime Minister Narendra Modi's nationalist coalition lacks a majority.
- Dec 15, 2015 09:07 PM IST
Speaking in the Lok Sabha, Jaitley praised West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for openly supporting GST and appealed to those opposing it that a message should not go to the world that Parliament in India is being an "obstruction".
- Dec 10, 2015 09:05 PM IST
The fate of the goods and services tax is shrouded in uncertainty. Sources in the government say they have communicated their stand to the Congress party. CNBC-TV18's Shereen Bhan joins us with more on this development.
- Dec 09, 2015 09:22 AM IST
Bhupendra Chaubey the National Affairs Editor at CNN-IBN says recent development in the National Herald case has added fuel to the fire.
- Dec 08, 2015 10:32 PM IST
Among these, the top fund contributors in order were Bharti Group, the Birlas and the Lodhas.
- Dec 08, 2015 09:30 PM IST
Meanwhile, Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi, who is also representing the Gandhis in the case, says the case has no legal standing
- Dec 08, 2015 06:31 PM IST
Sunil Jain of The Financial Express says even before the National Herald case, Rahul Gandhi's tone was very aggressive and the passage of GST looked difficult.
- Dec 08, 2015 04:55 PM IST
Attacking the Congress over disruption of Parliament on the issue, he asked party leaders including Sonia and Rahul Gandhi to face the courts saying India is not a banana republic in which Parliament or media can decide the guilt or innocence in such matters
- Dec 07, 2015 08:57 PM IST
Congress has vowed to take the fight to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). In a statement Congress said that it does not view the judgement pronounced by Delhi High Court as a setback as being represented in a section of the media.
- Dec 03, 2015 02:21 PM IST
The CEA panel may also recommend concessional, lower, standard and higher GST rates. Sources suggest cigarettes, luxury cars and beverages may have a higher GST rate. Precious metals on the other hand may be taxed at a concessional GST rate.
- Nov 27, 2015 09:27 PM IST
The burning issue in the on-going winter session of Parliament is that of the Goods & Services Tax (GST) Bill that is yet to get consensus from all parties.
- Nov 27, 2015 02:25 PM IST
Watch accompanying video wherein Jayant Sinha, MoS, Finance, Venkaiah Naidu, Minister, Parliamentary Affairs, Rahul Gandhi, Congress Vice President and Digvijay Singh, Member, Congress shared their views on the goods and service tax (GST) Bill.