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AllAfrica.com
Egyptian Delegation in Russia to Discuss Plane Crash Investigation ResultsRussia had demanded, of those guarantees, was fulfilled by Egypt," Abdel Aal sa
Egyptian Delegation in Russia to Discuss Plane Crash Investigation Results
AllAfrica.com / Posted 43 minutes ago
Russia had demanded, of those guarantees, was fulfilled by Egypt," Abdel Aal said at the meeting with speaker of Russia's upper house of parliament Valentina Matviyenko, according to Russian state-affiliated Sputnik news agency. "It would be a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Afforestation Bill stalledambiguity in the previous week. Last week, the party stitched a deal with the B
Afforestation Bill stalled
Business Standard India / Posted 4 hours ago
ambiguity in the previous week. Last week, the party stitched a deal with the BJP for easier passage of the Bill in the upper House of Parliament. But, the deal fell apart when BJP blocked voting on the Congress MP’s private Bill for special... Read more
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Herald Sun
Tasmanian senators to be revealedColbeck has been dumped from the federal ministry and now faces elimination fro
Tasmanian senators to be revealed
Herald Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
Colbeck has been dumped from the federal ministry and now faces elimination from parliament as Tasmania finalises its upper house preferences. More than three weeks after voters lodged their ballots the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC)... Read more
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Weekly Times
Tasmanian senators to be revealedColbeck has been dumped from the federal ministry and now faces elimination fro
Tasmanian senators to be revealed
Weekly Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Colbeck has been dumped from the federal ministry and now faces elimination from parliament as Tasmania finalises its upper house preferences. More than three weeks after voters lodged their ballots the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC)... Read more
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News.com.au
Tasmanian senators to be revealedColbeck has been dumped from the federal ministry and now faces elimination fro
Tasmanian senators to be revealed
News.com.au / Posted 4 hours ago
Colbeck has been dumped from the federal ministry and now faces elimination from parliament as Tasmania finalises its upper house preferences. More than three weeks after voters lodged their ballots the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC)... Read more
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Perth Now
Tasmanian senators to be revealedColbeck has been dumped from the federal ministry and now faces elimination fro
Tasmanian senators to be revealed
Perth Now / Posted 5 hours ago
Colbeck has been dumped from the federal ministry and now faces elimination from parliament as Tasmania finalises its upper house preferences. More than three weeks after voters lodged their ballots the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC)... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Tasmanian senators to be revealedColbeck has been dumped from the federal ministry and now faces elimination fro
Tasmanian senators to be revealed
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 hours ago
Colbeck has been dumped from the federal ministry and now faces elimination from parliament as Tasmania finalises its upper house preferences. More than three weeks after voters lodged their ballots the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC)... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Tasmanian senators to be revealedColbeck has been dumped from the federal ministry and now faces elimination fro
Tasmanian senators to be revealed
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
Colbeck has been dumped from the federal ministry and now faces elimination from parliament as Tasmania finalises its upper house preferences. More than three weeks after voters lodged their ballots the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC)... Read more
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New Kerala
Jharkhand RS polls were manipulated: JMM member - newkerala.com #95764other unfair means to win the June 11 Rajya Sabha elections in the state, JMM m
Jharkhand RS polls were manipulated: JMM member - newkerala.com #95764
New Kerala / Posted 5 hours ago
other unfair means to win the June 11 Rajya Sabha elections in the state, JMM member Sanjiv Kumar said on Tuesday in the upper house of parliament. He was supported in his assertion by Leader of Opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad of the Congress, who... Read more
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The Economic Times
Opposition alleges use of coercion, threats in Rajya Sabha polls in Jharkhandled by Congress and JMM today accused the ruling BJP of alleged coercion and th
Opposition alleges use of coercion, threats in Rajya Sabha polls in Jharkhand
The Economic Times / Posted 6 hours ago
led by Congress and JMM today accused the ruling BJP of alleged coercion and threats in the recent biennial polls to the Upper House to get its candidates elected. They sought the setting up of a House Committee to probe into a CD that allegedly... Read more
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The Economic Times
District-level committee to monitor Centre-funded schemeshas seen frequent disruptions, have been passed so far in the ongoing Monsoon S
District-level committee to monitor Centre-funded schemes
The Economic Times / Posted 6 hours ago
has seen frequent disruptions, have been passed so far in the ongoing Monsoon Session and appealed to the opposition in the Upper House to participate in the discussion. "We will do all the official business (as listed). We had considered 16 bills... Read more
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Rappler
What bills have been refiled in the 17th Congress?Muna filed since 2011,” said Zarate. Senators Cynthia Villar and Antonio Trill
What bills have been refiled in the 17th Congress?
Rappler / Posted 6 hours ago
Muna filed since 2011,” said Zarate. Senators Cynthia Villar and Antonio Trillanes IV also filed separate bills at the Upper House seeking to grant a P2,000 across-the-board increase in the monthly pension of about 1.9 million SSS... Read more
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Reuters
Europe's 'deplorable' child migrant response raises trafficking riskof suspicion at every level ... questioning whether the children are telling th
Europe's 'deplorable' child migrant response raises trafficking risk
Reuters / Posted 12 hours ago
of suspicion at every level ... questioning whether the children are telling the truth," said Usha Prashar, a member of the upper house of parliament, who chaired the research panel. "Yes, these children may be unaccompanied migrant children, but... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cong standoff casts shadow on GSTafforestation Bill as well as GST Bill — might galvanise the regional parties i
Cong standoff casts shadow on GST
Business Standard India / Posted 17 hours ago
afforestation Bill as well as GST Bill — might galvanise the regional parties in its favour and isolate the Congress in the Upper House. Both the Bills are currently pending in the Rajya Sabha, where the government is in minority. However, such a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Samajwadi Party supports Narendra Modi government in the face of legislative backlashto the principal Opposition's attempt to modify the legislation prompted by the
Samajwadi Party supports Narendra Modi government in the face of legislative backlash
The Economic Times / Posted 18 hours ago
to the principal Opposition's attempt to modify the legislation prompted by the government's numerical disadvantage in the Upper House. The legislation was listed for consideration and passing in the Rajya Sabha on Monday. Though backchannel... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Chaos in Rajya Sabha over special status of Andhra Pradeshcontroversial video, which the BJP said had compromised the security of the Par
Chaos in Rajya Sabha over special status of Andhra Pradesh
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 hours ago
controversial video, which the BJP said had compromised the security of the Parliament. Deputy leader of Congress in Upper House Anand Sharma said “grave injustice” was done when the ruling party and its cabinet ministers disrupted the House... Read more
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The Hindu
Day 6 of Monsoon Session of ParliamentThe upper house was adjourned due to uproar over grant of special package to An
Day 6 of Monsoon Session of Parliament
The Hindu / Posted 23 hours ago
The upper house was adjourned due to uproar over grant of special package to Andhra Pradesh. Parliament opened today with the suspension of AAP MP Bhagwant Singh Mann for recording a video within the premises. Question hour in both the houses ran... Read more
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New Kerala
Didn't say anything objectionable to Harsimrat: Congress MP - newkerala.com #95456the two Congress leaders on Monday, accusing them of misbehaving with Harsimrat
Didn't say anything objectionable to Harsimrat: Congress MP - newkerala.com #95456
New Kerala / Posted 23 hours ago
the two Congress leaders on Monday, accusing them of misbehaving with Harsimrat. Dhindsa also took up the issue in the upper house on Monday morning. On July 22, a private member's bill on granting special status to Andhra Pradesh could not be... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte: Climate change efforts should not stunt industrializationthe one who signed it. The Senate has yet to ratify the agreement, but for tha
Duterte: Climate change efforts should not stunt industrialization
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
the one who signed it. The Senate has yet to ratify the agreement, but for that to happen, the Palace must send it to the upper house of Congress for ratification. The deal, which aims to limit global warming “well below” two degrees Celsius... Read more
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DW
As attacks rattle Germany, Chancellor Merkel finds herself in the spotlight |from those countries, making it easier to deport rejected asylum seekers. But i
As attacks rattle Germany, Chancellor Merkel finds herself in the spotlight |
DW / Posted yesterday
from those countries, making it easier to deport rejected asylum seekers. But it has yet to be approved by Germany's upper house of parliament, the Bundesrat, where it meets with strong opposition from the Green party. All these measures... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Arab Summit Will Be 'Special,' Says Bensalahunder the theme "Summit of Hope," will be "special," said Sunday in Nouakchott
Arab Summit Will Be 'Special,' Says Bensalah
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
under the theme "Summit of Hope," will be "special," said Sunday in Nouakchott Speaker of the Council of the Nation (Upper House of Parliament) Abdelkader Bensalah. In a statement to the press, upon his arrival in Nouakchott, Bensalah said... Read more
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New Kerala
Congress targets Badal, says Sidhu's explanation on RS exit 'half truth' - newkerala.com #95410in open that Akali Dal is not allowing Sidhu to participate in Punjab politics,
Congress targets Badal, says Sidhu's explanation on RS exit 'half truth' - newkerala.com #95410
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
in open that Akali Dal is not allowing Sidhu to participate in Punjab politics," said Soni. Sidhu, who resigned from the Upper House last week, finally broke his silence on the same and said that he stepped down as the Rajya Sabha MP because he... Read more
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Reuters
Japan FY2020 budget deficit to narrow to 5.5 trillion yenand leader of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) Shinzo Abe attends a ne
Japan FY2020 budget deficit to narrow to 5.5 trillion yen
Reuters / Posted yesterday
and leader of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) Shinzo Abe attends a news conference following a victory in the upper house elections by his ruling coalition, at the LDP headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, July 11, 2016. TOKYO Japan's primary... Read more
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New Kerala
SAD submits privilege notice against Jairam, Renuka - newkerala.com #95379Party's Lok Sabha MP Bhagwant Mann's Facebook video. Food Processing Minister
SAD submits privilege notice against Jairam, Renuka - newkerala.com #95379
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Party's Lok Sabha MP Bhagwant Mann's Facebook video. Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Badal, who was present in the upper house, also sought permission to speak but was not allowed. The upper house was adjourned later, after which Badal and... Read more
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New Kerala
Sidhu justifies RS exit, says can't leave my soil for 'selfish gains' - newkerala.com #953369 minutes ago | ANINew Delhi, July 25 : Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Sing
Sidhu justifies RS exit, says can't leave my soil for 'selfish gains' - newkerala.com #95336
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
9 minutes ago | ANINew Delhi, July 25 : Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, who resigned from the Upper House last week, finally broke his silence on the same and said that he stepped down as the Rajya Sabha MP because he... Read more
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SUR in English
PP secures Congreso presidency as Spain awaits new government. Surinenglish.comdespite falling below the legal threshold. The Basque PNV party also looked set
PP secures Congreso presidency as Spain awaits new government. Surinenglish.com
SUR in English / Posted yesterday
despite falling below the legal threshold. The Basque PNV party also looked set to be helped out by the PP in the Senate upper house. Reminding Rajoy that CDC “wanted to break up Spain”, Albert Rivera of Ciudadanos threatened to withdraw his... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sidhu justifies RS exit, says was asked to 'stay away' from Punjabpower, he was also suppressed along with opposition Cricketer-turned-politicia
Sidhu justifies RS exit, says was asked to 'stay away' from Punjab
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
power, he was also suppressed along with opposition Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, who resigned from the Upper House last week, finally broke his silence on the same and said that he stepped down as the Rajya Sabha MP because he... Read more
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The Betoota Advocate
Cronulla Local Says “Life Couldn’t Be Better” With 15 On The Trot And Pauline In The Senatethe Gold Coast Titans scheduled in for round 24 at home, and Pauline Hanson loc
Cronulla Local Says “Life Couldn’t Be Better” With 15 On The Trot And Pauline In The Senate
The Betoota Advocate / Posted yesterday
the Gold Coast Titans scheduled in for round 24 at home, and Pauline Hanson locked in for up to six years in the Federal Upper House, Sharryd says everything’s coming up Claynesy. “I reckon we’ll be able to get a premiership AND a Whites-Only... Read more
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The Economic Times
Nepal PM KP Oli resigns before trust vote, his fall good news for Indiait still has to work on three others- citizenship, province delimitation ("seem
Nepal PM KP Oli resigns before trust vote, his fall good news for India
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
it still has to work on three others- citizenship, province delimitation ("seemankan") and Madhesi representation in the upper house of Nepal parliament. That will be among the first items on the agenda of the next government, apart from clearing... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Zims caned in Bots, can hardly walk: Senatorsimmigrants caught in the western neighbour's territory. The committee said thi
Zims caned in Bots, can hardly walk: Senators
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
immigrants caught in the western neighbour's territory. The committee said this in its recommendations tabled in the upper house this past week following a visit to the Plumtree border post where it encountered groups of locals who had... Read more
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The Hindu
Corridors of Power. An engaging speaker, he kept his audience comprising college teachers and edu
Corridors of Power
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
. An engaging speaker, he kept his audience comprising college teachers and educationists attentive by explaining how the upper house functioned on Fridays. Normally, it is difficult to get a quorum on Fridays, he said. “The bell has to be rung at... Read more
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The Hindu
GST listing in RS likely this week, Jaitley to meet state FMsbusiness for the week beginning 25 July, Minister of State for Parliamentary Af
GST listing in RS likely this week, Jaitley to meet state FMs
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
business for the week beginning 25 July, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi told the Upper House that the Bill will come up for discussion next week. “(For) further consideration and passing of the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Fred Nile demands no forced redundancies clause in poles and wires sale contractsby Mr Nile last year as a condition of his support for the Baird government's e
Fred Nile demands no forced redundancies clause in poles and wires sale contracts
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
by Mr Nile last year as a condition of his support for the Baird government's electricity privatisation legislation in the upper house. But Ausgrid has written to the union arguing that forced redundancies can be included in a new workplace... Read more
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The Young Witness
Fred Nile demands no forced redundancies clause in poles and wires sale contractsby Mr Nile last year as a condition of his support for the Baird government's e
Fred Nile demands no forced redundancies clause in poles and wires sale contracts
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
by Mr Nile last year as a condition of his support for the Baird government's electricity privatisation legislation in the upper house. But Ausgrid has written to the union arguing that forced redundancies can be included in a new workplace... Read more
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Western Advocate
Fred Nile demands no forced redundancies clause in poles and wires sale contractsby Mr Nile last year as a condition of his support for the Baird government's e
Fred Nile demands no forced redundancies clause in poles and wires sale contracts
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
by Mr Nile last year as a condition of his support for the Baird government's electricity privatisation legislation in the upper house. But Ausgrid has written to the union arguing that forced redundancies can be included in a new workplace... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Fred Nile demands no forced redundancies clause in poles and wires sale contractsby Mr Nile last year as a condition of his support for the Baird government's e
Fred Nile demands no forced redundancies clause in poles and wires sale contracts
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
by Mr Nile last year as a condition of his support for the Baird government's electricity privatisation legislation in the upper house. But Ausgrid has written to the union arguing that forced redundancies can be included in a new workplace... Read more
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The Border Mail
Fred Nile demands no forced redundancies clause in poles and wires sale contractsby Mr Nile last year as a condition of his support for the Baird government's e
Fred Nile demands no forced redundancies clause in poles and wires sale contracts
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
by Mr Nile last year as a condition of his support for the Baird government's electricity privatisation legislation in the upper house. But Ausgrid has written to the union arguing that forced redundancies can be included in a new workplace... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Fred Nile's ultimatum for poles and wires sale contractsby Mr Nile last year as a condition of his support for the Baird government's e
Fred Nile's ultimatum for poles and wires sale contracts
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
by Mr Nile last year as a condition of his support for the Baird government's electricity privatisation legislation in the upper house. But Ausgrid has written to the union arguing that forced redundancies can be included in a new workplace... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Fred Nile demands no forced redundancies clause in poles and wires sale contractsby Mr Nile last year as a condition of his support for the Baird government's e
Fred Nile demands no forced redundancies clause in poles and wires sale contracts
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
by Mr Nile last year as a condition of his support for the Baird government's electricity privatisation legislation in the upper house. But Ausgrid has written to the union arguing that forced redundancies can be included in a new workplace... Read more
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New Kerala
Government braces for GST test, hopeful of fruitful business - newkerala.com #95011listed at number 3 for the coming week. Minister of State for Parliamentary Af
Government braces for GST test, hopeful of fruitful business - newkerala.com #95011
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
listed at number 3 for the coming week. Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtaq Abbas Naqvi on Friday said the Upper House will take up for "further consideration and passing of the Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty-Second Amendment)... Read more
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dna
Kerry's Syria plan with Russia faces deep skepticism in US, abroadsources, methods and capabilities. Andrei Klimov, deputy chairman of the inter
Kerry's Syria plan with Russia faces deep skepticism in US, abroad
dna / Posted 2 days ago
sources, methods and capabilities. Andrei Klimov, deputy chairman of the international affairs committee in Russia's upper house of parliament, said that even if the plan is agreed upon, it would be for only a short time, until the next US... Read more
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Reuters
Kerry's Syria plan with Russia faces deep skepticism in U.S., abroadand capabilities. 'EXPECT TRICKS' Andrei Klimov, deputy chairman of the inter
Kerry's Syria plan with Russia faces deep skepticism in U.S., abroad
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
and capabilities. 'EXPECT TRICKS' Andrei Klimov, deputy chairman of the international affairs committee in Russia's upper house of parliament, said that even if the plan is agreed upon, it would be for only a short time, until the next U.S.... Read more
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Times of Malta
Global economic outlook is dented by Brexit – pollmonth. That would double up with Shinzo Abe’s plan for a fresh round of fiscal
Global economic outlook is dented by Brexit – poll
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
month. That would double up with Shinzo Abe’s plan for a fresh round of fiscal stimulus following an election win in the upper house. Emerging market economies are not expected to fare much better, either. South Africa looks to remain gripped by... Read more
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The Economic Times
GST listing in Rajya Sabha likely this week, FM Arun Jaitley to meet state FMsBill, 2014, as passed by the Lok Sabha and as reported by the Select Committee
GST listing in Rajya Sabha likely this week, FM Arun Jaitley to meet state FMs
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
Bill, 2014, as passed by the Lok Sabha and as reported by the Select Committee of the Rajya Sabha," he said in the Upper House. The Congress, which originally mooted GST in 2009 to replace all indirect taxes, has been demanding that the... Read more
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The Hindu
GST listing in RS likely this week, Jaitley to meet state FMsBill, 2014, as passed by the Lok Sabha and as reported by the Select Committee
GST listing in RS likely this week, Jaitley to meet state FMs
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Bill, 2014, as passed by the Lok Sabha and as reported by the Select Committee of the Rajya Sabha,” he said in the Upper House. The Congress, which originally mooted GST in 2009 to replace all indirect taxes, has been demanding that the... Read more
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Business Standard India
GST listing in RS likely this week, Jaitley to meet state FMsBill, 2014, as passed by the Lok Sabha and as reported by the Select Committee
GST listing in RS likely this week, Jaitley to meet state FMs
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Bill, 2014, as passed by the Lok Sabha and as reported by the Select Committee of the Rajya Sabha," he said in the Upper House. The Congress, which originally mooted GST in 2009 to replace all indirect taxes, has been demanding that the... Read more
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Business Standard India
FPIs pump in $2 bn in July on GST traction, earnings outlookto Rs 15,003 crore ($2.2 billion). Experts are hopeful that the Goods and Serv
FPIs pump in $2 bn in July on GST traction, earnings outlook
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
to Rs 15,003 crore ($2.2 billion). Experts are hopeful that the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill will be passed in the Upper House of Parliament. Further, the monsoon did not disappoint and experts are hoping for better corporate earnings... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Privilege motion threat: Harsimrat’s act a political drama, says Renukaleaders Harsimrat, a Lok Sabha member from Bathinda, has alleged the two Congr
Privilege motion threat: Harsimrat’s act a political drama, says Renuka
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
leaders Harsimrat, a Lok Sabha member from Bathinda, has alleged the two Congress leaders questioned her presence in the Upper House and did not allow her to raise a matter of national security in the wake Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MP Bhagwant Mann’s... Read more
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dna
GST Bill to be taken up in Parliament this weekgeneral public," he said. Apart from the GST Bill, the other bills that will b
GST Bill to be taken up in Parliament this week
dna / Posted 2 days ago
general public," he said. Apart from the GST Bill, the other bills that will be taken into consideration in the Lower and Upper House. In the Lok Sabha, the bills that will be taken up this week, include the Benami Transactions (Prevention)... Read more
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dna
GST listing in Rajya Sabha likely this week, Arun Jaitley to meet state FMsBill, 2014, as passed by the Lok Sabha and as reported by the Select Committee
GST listing in Rajya Sabha likely this week, Arun Jaitley to meet state FMs
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Bill, 2014, as passed by the Lok Sabha and as reported by the Select Committee of the Rajya Sabha," he said in the Upper House. The Congress, which originally mooted GST in 2009 to replace all indirect taxes, has been demanding that the... Read more
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