Congress also accused the govt of pressurising the Speaker to take a decision on LoP status in the Lok Sabha.
Number of gold smuggling cases increased from 500 to 869 between FY12-FY13.
CBDT to get discretion on penalty for late filing of tax returns.
AG Mukul Rohatgi also rejected the idea of offering the position to the leader of UPA, which has 60 members.
Members demanded a timeline for resolution of the issue and expressed dissatisfaction with the Minister’s reply.
Resentment against party vice-president Rahul Gandhi’s style of functioning is growing in the Congress.
On an average 1 MW of solar photovoltaic power project generates about 1.6 million units of electricity per annum.
The last government forgot its responsibilities to the economy.
This budget won’t have adequate parliamentary oversight, because of a structural anomaly.
A group of around 11 Sena MPs allegedly forced a Muslim staffer, who was fasting, to eat a chapati.
Saugata Roy of the Trinamool Congress termed the clearance-process a “racket” .
The alleged practice is in clear violation of the MCI’s code of ethics, 2002.
Congress member Shashi Tharoor flagged the issue of a fast extinction of tribal languages.
The Congress can get the chairmanship of a maximum two standing committees in the Lok Sabha.
LOp post delayed, party hopes Sumitra will not ‘let her judgement be coloured by political shades of govt’.