Parliamentary Constitutional Select Committee

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Independent
Donors, fixers and expenses scandal MPs are among the latest peersfar more regulated system. “The Lords is in danger of serious crisis, and I be
Donors, fixers and expenses scandal MPs are among the latest peers
Independent / Posted 2 days ago
far more regulated system. “The Lords is in danger of serious crisis, and I believe bodies such as the Lords Constitution Committee, or perhaps even the Lord Speaker, now need to step in and help forge agreement for urgent change. The current... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MCC a Dysfunctional Structure - Committee HearsThe Select Committee on Social Services has heard that South Africa's Medicines
MCC a Dysfunctional Structure - Committee Hears
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Select Committee on Social Services has heard that South Africa's Medicines Control Council (MCC) is a dysfunctional structure and is not capable to register medicines effectively in the country. The department briefed the Committee on the... Read more
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New Kerala
'Special parliament session only after consensus on GST'GST' The Union government will convene a special session of parliament to pass
'Special parliament session only after consensus on GST'
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
GST' The Union government will convene a special session of parliament to pass the goods and services tax (GST) bill - a constitutional amendment - only after a consensus is achieved among all political parties, including the Congress and the... Read more
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asianage
‘Modi blocked GST for 3 years’to the GST in its present form as an “afterthought”. “BJP, Narendra Modi and Y
‘Modi blocked GST for 3 years’
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
to the GST in its present form as an “afterthought”. “BJP, Narendra Modi and Yashwant Sinha (who was chairman of the parliamentary standing committee on finance in the last Lok Sabha) are responsible for the delay in GST,” Mr Ramesh said. Mr... Read more
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asianage
�Modi blocked GST for 3 years'to the GST in its present form as an “afterthought”. “BJP, Narendra Modi and Y
�Modi blocked GST for 3 years'
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
to the GST in its present form as an “afterthought”. “BJP, Narendra Modi and Yashwant Sinha (who was chairman of the parliamentary standing committee on finance in the last Lok Sabha) are responsible for the delay in GST,” Mr Ramesh said. Mr... Read more
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Daily News
UNP back to its winning waysbefore the election in 1977, at Galle Face. The confidence which came with the
UNP back to its winning ways
Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
before the election in 1977, at Galle Face. The confidence which came with the May Day rally prompted the UNP to go for a Parliamentary election as early as possible. However, other stakeholders of the coalition wanted to buy more time as there... Read more
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asianage
GST Bill is in Rajya Sabha, but Congress blocks debatethe Congress vociferoulsy raised procedural issues over its introduction. Afte
GST Bill is in Rajya Sabha, but Congress blocks debate
asianage / Posted 18 days ago
the Congress vociferoulsy raised procedural issues over its introduction. After the House was adjourned for the day as a constitutional amendment bill cannot be taken up amid pandemonium, the government asserted it will “try every alternative... Read more
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The Telegraph
Thrown into GST rut, Arun dubs Gandhis a 'liability on economy'the Upper House today were foiled by the Congress - first, on the plea that it
Thrown into GST rut, Arun dubs Gandhis a 'liability on economy'
The Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
the Upper House today were foiled by the Congress - first, on the plea that it was not discussed in the business advisory committee and second, by its MPs who shouted slogans and rushed into the well of the House. The Congress MPs are demanding... Read more
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Business Standard India
Parliament may seal GST Bill's fate todayDespite the Congress’ isolation from the rest of the Opposition, the chances of
Parliament may seal GST Bill's fate today
Business Standard India / Posted 18 days ago
Despite the Congress’ isolation from the rest of the Opposition, the chances of the Goods & Services Tax (GST) Constitutional Amendment Bill, 2014, being passed in the ongoing monsoon session of Parliament hinge on how things pan out in the Rajya... Read more
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Calcutta News
GST bill introduced in Rajya Sabha amid ruckusamid ruckus Amid ruckus by opposition members in the Rajya Sabha, Finance Mini
GST bill introduced in Rajya Sabha amid ruckus
Calcutta News / Posted 18 days ago
amid ruckus Amid ruckus by opposition members in the Rajya Sabha, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday introduced a constitutional amendment bill to enable implementation of goods and services tax (GST) in the country. The bill was... Read more
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New Kerala
GST bill introduced in Rajya Sabha amid ruckusamid ruckus Amid ruckus by opposition members in the Rajya Sabha, Finance Mini
GST bill introduced in Rajya Sabha amid ruckus
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
amid ruckus Amid ruckus by opposition members in the Rajya Sabha, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday introduced a constitutional amendment bill to enable implementation of goods and services tax (GST) in the country. The bill was... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt makes last-ditch attempt to clear Bill on GST in monsoon sessionimplications, the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government late on Monday
Govt makes last-ditch attempt to clear Bill on GST in monsoon session
Business Standard India / Posted 19 days ago
implications, the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government late on Monday listed the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Constitutional Amendment Bill, 2014, for consideration and passing in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. The Congress, however,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A New National Police Commissioner for South Africa - How to Get It Righther suitable to hold the post of SAPS national commissioner. Indeed, if the nat
A New National Police Commissioner for South Africa - How to Get It Right
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
her suitable to hold the post of SAPS national commissioner. Indeed, if the national police commissioner disregards her constitutional obligations and the SAPS Code of Ethics, how can she expect anyone below her to do so? How the post of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UK - Mwonzora Talks New Constitution, Dual CitizenshipFormer co-chairperson of the Constitution Parliamentary Select Committee (COPAC
UK - Mwonzora Talks New Constitution, Dual Citizenship
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Former co-chairperson of the Constitution Parliamentary Select Committee (COPAC) and MDC-T secretary general Douglas Mwonzora will, this weekend, address Zimbabweans in the UK on dual citizenship and the new constitution. Mwonzora has been in the UK... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
UK: Mwonzora talks dual citizenshipFORMER co-chairperson of the Constitution Parliamentary Select Committee (COPAC
UK: Mwonzora talks dual citizenship
New Zimbabwe / Posted 23 days ago
FORMER co-chairperson of the Constitution Parliamentary Select Committee (COPAC) and MDC-T secretary general Douglas Mwonzora will, this weekend, address Zimbabweans in the UK on dual citizenship and the new constitution. Mwonzora has been in the UK... Read more
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Daily News
UNP will secure absolute majority with easethe trajectory of a future UNP government. He added that the UNP was in a posit
UNP will secure absolute majority with ease
Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
the trajectory of a future UNP government. He added that the UNP was in a position to secure a comfortable victory at the Parliamentary election which will take place on August 17. The UNP Chairman also said that the party would invite all... Read more
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Calcutta News
Jaitley slams Congress's obstructionist attitude in blocking GSTrate recommended by the Congress," Jaitley said in a point-wise rebuttal of the
Jaitley slams Congress's obstructionist attitude in blocking GST
Calcutta News / Posted 27 days ago
rate recommended by the Congress," Jaitley said in a point-wise rebuttal of the Congress's dissent note to the Rajya Sabha Select Committee on GST. "However, the rates of taxation are usually not fixed in the constitution. The rates have to be... Read more
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New Kerala
Jaitley slams Congress's obstructionist attitude in blocking GSTrate recommended by the Congress," Jaitley said in a point-wise rebuttal of the
Jaitley slams Congress's obstructionist attitude in blocking GST
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
rate recommended by the Congress," Jaitley said in a point-wise rebuttal of the Congress's dissent note to the Rajya Sabha Select Committee on GST. "However, the rates of taxation are usually not fixed in the constitution. The rates have to be... Read more
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New Kerala
Congress' obstructionist tendencies inflicting economic injurythe GST in the 2006-07 Budget. "The Constitution amendment was piloted by the
Congress' obstructionist tendencies inflicting economic injury
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
the GST in the 2006-07 Budget. "The Constitution amendment was piloted by the UPA. The changes suggested by the Empowered Committee and the Standing Committee were accepted by the UPA Government. The present Government has not made any significant... Read more
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