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Red-Letter Days

Many anniversaries this year, but few happy ones .

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On Coarse .

As we prepare to vote, lots of loose talk lies ahead

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Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee Passes Away

Somnath Chatterjee was suffering from a kidney-related ailment and was admitted to the hospital in a critical condition on Tuesday last

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Better Late than Never: The Trafficking Of Persons Bill

According to the NCRB report 2016, 8 children go missing in India every hour

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Employees Without One Month Of Employment Can Avail 75% Of EPF Balance

This will not apply in cases of female members resigning from the services of the establishment for the purpose of getting married

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GST Collection Falls To Rs 85,174 Cr In Feb; Only 69 Pc File Returns

"The total revenue received under GST for the month of February 2018 (received up to March 26) has been Rs 85,174 crore," it said

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Parliament Passes Payment Of Gratuity Bill

The legislation will enable the government to enhance the ceiling of tax free gratuity to Rs 20 lakh from the existing Rs 10 lakh for employees falling under the Payment of Gratuity Act

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No Proposal Under Consideration To Discontinue Rs 2,000 Note

"There is no proposal under consideration of the government to stop Rs 2,000 note," Minister of State for Finance P Radhakrishnan said in a written reply in the Lok Sabha to a question whether the finance ministry has any plan to stop the note in near future

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Govt Unlikely To Table FRDI Bill In Budget Session Too

The joint committee on the FRDI Bill, 2017 have decided to seek extension of time up to the last day of Budget Session, 2018, as the report of the joint committee would not be ready for presentation by December 15

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EVMs Fitted With VVPAT In Gurdaspur Lok Sabha Bypoll

VVPAT generates a receipt and allows people to verify if the vote went in favour of the candidate against whose name the button was pressed on the electronic voting machine (EVM)

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'Rajya Sabha Sat For 80% Of Scheduled Hours, Lok Sabha 75% This Session'

During the session, 17 Bills were introduced in the Lok Sabha. Fourteen Bills were passed in the Lower House, while nine in the Upper House or the Rajya Sabha

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Govt Taking Expeditious Action Against Shell Companies: Jaitley

The real owners behind such entities need to be identified and expeditious steps are being taken under the benami and Income Tax laws, the minister said during Question Hour

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All Households To Be Electrified Before 2022: Piyush Goyal

​Power minister Piyush Goyal said the government has set a deadline of August 15, 2022 for electrification of all households in the country and May 2018 for the electrification of all villages

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Steps Taken To Create Additional Water Storage Capacities: Government

Out of the total of 36 meteorological sub-division in India, some receive normal rainfall, others receive either excess or deficit rainfall

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Voting For Vice Presidential Poll Underway

The ruling NDA, which has a majority in the Lok Sabha, will find it easy to place its candidate in the post

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