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Rajya Sabha Passes Bill For Regulation Of Practice And Process Of Surrogacy

Replying to a discussion on both the bills taken up together, Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said that most of the recommendations of the Select Committee have been incorporated in the surrogacy bill.

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Rajya Sabha Passes Landmark ‘Dam Safety Bill'

The proposed legislation provides for surveillance, inspection, operation and maintenance of the specified dams for the prevention of dam failure-related disasters. It provides for an institutional mechanism to ensure a safe functioning of the dams.

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Rajya Sabha Also Passes Bill To Repeal Three Farm Laws

Earlier in the day, Lok Sabha also passed The Farm Laws Repeal Bill, 2021 within minutes of its introduction in the lower House.

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Former CBDT Chairman PC Mody Appointed As New Secretary-General Of Rajya Sabha

Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu has signed an order to this effect, sources in the Rajya Sabha Secretariat said. Ramacharyulu has now been appointed as an advisor in the Rajya Sabha Secretariat

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Rajya Sabha Proceedings See Average Daily Attendance Of 78%, Says Study

The first-ever quantitative analysis of the extent of participation of Members of Parliament in the house proceedings was undertaken after Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu sought to know the pattern of attendance.

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Election Commission Declares Bypolls To Seven Rajya Sabha Seats In Six States

The Madhya Pradesh Rajya Sabha (RS) seat got vacant after BJP leader and former Union cabinet minister Thaawarchand Gehlot was elevated as the Karnataka Governor in July.

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Sunk ONGC Barge Had Safety, Seaworthiness Certificates: Minister

'The specifications of the barge were reviewed and technical acceptance was given by Engineers India Ltd, a Government of India Enterprise,'

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Govt Implementing Scheme For Promotion Of Tea Sector: Patel

The Tea Board is also imparting training and conducting workshops for the small tea growers on tea husbandry, good agricultural practices, capacity building of small growers

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Judge-Population Ratio Stood At 21.03 Judges Per Million People In 2020: Law Minister

The judge-population ratio in 2018 stood at 19.78 judges per million people and 20.39 in 2019, Law Minister Kiren Rijiju told the Upper House in a written reply.

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Rajya Sabha Passes DICGC Amendment Bill

Replying to a brief debate on the DICGC (Amendment) Bill, 2021, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the legislation will benefit the small depositors, including those of the PMC Bank.

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RS Passes Deposit Insurance & Credit Guarantee Corporation (Amendment) Bill

The bill also seeks to amend Section 15 of the DICGC Act to enable the Corporation to increase the ceiling on the amount of premium, with the prior approval of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

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Rajya Sabha Passes Deposit Insurance & Credit Guarantee Corporation (Amendment) Bill

The Bill proposes that even if a bank is temporarily unable to fulfil its obligations due to restrictions such as moratorium, depositors can access their deposits to the extent of the deposit insurance cover through interim payments by the Deposit Insurance and Credit Guarantee Corporation (DICGC).

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RS Passes Deposit Insurance & Credit Guarantee Corporation (Amendment) Bill

The bill also seeks to amend Section 15 of the DICGC Act to enable the Corporation to increase the ceiling on the amount of premium, with the prior approval of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

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GST Officers Detect Rs 7,421 Cr Tax Evasion In April-June; Recover Rs 1,920 Cr

1,580 cases of Goods and Services Tax evasion involving Rs 7,421.27 crore were detected, and Rs 1,920 crore recovered in April-June 2021.

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Govt Introduces Deposit Insurance And Credit Guarantee Corporation (Amendment) Bill In Rajya Sabha

The Bill has proposed that even if a bank is temporarily unable to fulfil its obligations due to restrictions such as moratorium, depositors can access their deposits to the extent of the deposit insurance cover through interim payments by the Deposit Insurance and Credit Guarantee Corporation (DICGC).

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