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Jaitley justifies levy on gold imports  Apr 29, 2:10 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 29 (ANI): Calling attention motion in Rajya Sabha with the government ruling out rollback of one percent excise duty on gold jewellery levied in the Union Budget, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said that gold cannot remain out of the tax net when goods used by the common people are being taxed.
AgustaWestland row an attempt to divert attention from Uttarakhand crisis: Rawat  Apr 29, 1:13 pm
Dehradun, Apr. 29 (ANI): Ousted Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Friday alleged that the BJP-led NDA Government was highlighting the AgustaWestland chopper deal so that it does not face criticism in the ongoing Budget Session over its unwarranted move to impose President's rule in Uttarakhand.
Cycle, horse the new modes of transport to India's 'temple of democracy'  Apr 27, 4:43 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 27 (ANI): Mike Sasso, the author of Being Human, has aptly said, "Originality is the best form of rebellion." The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government's odd-even proposal has brought new flavour to the ongoing second part of the budget session of Parliament with several BJP lawmakers resorting to new modes of transport, including cycle and horse, to vent their ire.
Nepal's Budget Session to begin on May 3  Apr 26, 5:53 pm
Kathmandu, Apr.26 (ANI): The Council of Ministers has recommended Nepal President Bidya Devi Bhandari to begin Budget Session of the Parliament from May 3.
U'khand issue: RS set to witness Congress, BJP spar  Apr 26, 9:32 am
New Delhi, Apr. 26 (ANI): The Rajya Sabha is all set to witness stormy proceedings on the second day of the second part of the Budget Session on Tuesday, as the Congress is geared up to corner the government on the Uttarakhand President's rule issue.
Second phase of Odisha budget session to begin today  Apr 26, 9:22 am
Bhubaneswar (Odisha), Apr.26 (ANI): The second and last phase of the budget session of the Odisha Assembly will begin today. The session is scheduled to continue till May20.
Governor's role in Uttarakhand crisis must be discussed in Parliament: JD (U)  Apr 25, 11:24 am
New Delhi, Apr.25 (ANI): Rubbishing the government's claim that president's rule in Uttarakhand cannot be discussed during the second part of the budget session of parliament, as the issue is sub-judice, the Janata Dal (United) on Monday said the role of the state's Governor, K.K. Paul, should be discussed.
PM Modi hopes for productive second budget session  Apr 25, 11:11 am
New Delhi, Apr.25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday appealed to the political leadership of the country, including those from the opposition, to make the second half of the budget session of parliament as productive as the first.
Nothing wrong in Congress demanding discussion on U'khand issue: Shiv Sena  Apr 25, 10:23 am
Mumbai, Apr.25 (ANI): With the Centre claiming that the Uttarakhand's President's rule matter cannot be discussed in the second part of the Parliament Budget Session as it is 'sub-judice', the Shiv Sena on Monday said that there in nothing wrong in Congress demanding a discussion on the contentious issue.
Govt. committed to bring back Mallya: Naidu  Apr 25, 9:51 am
New Delhi, Apr.25 (ANI): Ahead of the second part of the Budget Session, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Monday said the government is serious about bringing back Vijay Mallya, who has fled the nation with over Rs. 9000 crores of unpaid debt and urged the liquor baron to return to India and face the law.
Odd-Even II: Delhi Govt. to run shuttle service to ferry MPs to Parliament  Apr 25, 9:36 am
New Delhi, Apr.25 (ANI): With the second half of the Budget session of Parliament beginning today, Delhi Transport Minister Gopal Rai has said that they would run a shuttle service dedicated to MPs while appealing to them to follow the Odd-Even rule.
Rules don't allow sub-judice matters to be discussed: Naidu  Apr 25, 9:31 am
New Delhi, Apr.25 (ANI): Ahead of the second part of the Budget Session, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Monday said the government is willing to discuss every issue in the Parliament, but hinted that the Uttarakhand President's Rule issue may not be discussed as the matter is pending before the Supreme Court.
Congress hints at bringing resolution condemning President's Rule in Uttarakhand  Apr 24, 7:28 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 24 (ANI): Expressing disappointment over the Centre's stand on the political turmoil in Uttarakhand, leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad has on the eve of the Budget Session said that the Congress Party may bring a resolution condemning the move of the ruling dispensation.
Congress will not stall house but oppose govt.: Ghulam Nabi Azad  Apr 24, 7:14 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 24 (ANI): On the eve of the Budget Session, leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad has said the Congress Party will not disrupt the proceedings in Parliament but oppose the government.
Congress will not support GST Bill in Parliament: Ghulam Nabi Azad  Apr 24, 7:14 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 24 (ANI): On the eve of the Budget Session, leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad has said that the Congress Party would not support the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill in the Parliament.
Lenovo Ideapad 100s laptop launched at Rs 14,990  Apr 12, 12:55 pm
New Delhi, Apr.12 (ANI): Chinese multinational technology company Lenovo has launched a new budget-friendly laptop in India at Rs. 14,999.
Nepali Congress warns govt. against budget relocation  Apr 10, 7:17 pm
Kathmandu, Apr.10 (ANI): The Nepali Congress has warned the CPN-UML-led government against relocating the budget unilaterally as the current fiscal is approaching its end.
Next Parliament session to begin from Apr 25  Apr 9, 8:07 am
New Delhi, April.9 (ANI): The next session of the Parliament will begin from April 25 and is likely to continue till May 13 following the prorogation of the budget session last month.
India's spend on security could reach $1 bn by 2019: ASSOCHAM-Mahindra SSG study  Apr 8, 1:41 pm
New Delhi, Apr.8 (ANI): India's expenditure only on security could reach a billion dollars by 2019, assuming if the Centre spends even 10 per cent of its budget allocated for AMRUT (Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation) and Smart Cities Mission, according to a recent ASSOCHAM-Mahindra SSG joint study.
Jaitley justifies hike in excise duty, says agitation runs on artificial dream  Apr 7, 12:46 pm
New Delhi, Apr 7 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has attempted to downplay the agitation by the jewellers community over the move to increase the excise duty by one percent, saying the society runs through tax and it is not justified to keep luxury items aside from the same.
GST rate will go up if Kejriwal keeps luxury item out of budget: Jaitley  Apr 4, 12:05 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 4(ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's 'zero tax' budget that aims to rationalise the Value Added Tax (VAT) structure and keep luxury items out of the proposed GST, will automatically lead to the standard rate of GST going.
China asks Japan to be transparent on military budget  Apr 1, 4:56 am
Beijing, Apr. 1 (ANI): China has said that Japan should be more transparent on its military budget and reveal its real intentions.
Large corporates should recuse from awards and encourage smaller companies: Piyush Goyal  Mar 31, 10:37 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 31 (ANI): Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal has said that the large corporates in India should recuse themselves from award ceremonies and instead encourage smaller companies and people who really need to be encouraged.
Marshalls Wall coverings announces additional offers on Founder's Day  Mar 30, 6:59 pm
New Delhi, Mar 30 (ANI): India's number one brand in wall coverings, Marshalls envisions providing brilliant designs, colors and textures to meet the spectrum of every household's budget.
Jewellers protest outside BJP headquarters over excise hike  Mar 29, 2:41 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 29 (ANI): Scores of gold and jewellery traders on Tuesday staged a protest in front of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) headquarters here, against the budgetary proposal to impose one percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery.