Union ministers Radha Mohan Singh and Choudhury Birender Singh are yet to move into government bungalows since they have not been vacated by previous occupants.
Arun Jaitley had said it is a serious question in a parliamentary democracy wherein the wisdom of a directly elected house is questioned repeatedly by the indirectly elected house.
Till now, the 16th Lok Sabha has sat for 90 days and passed 55 government bills; 24 bills were passed in the just-concluded fourth session.
She said that there had been instances where some MPs told her that, they often felt hamstrung by technicalities of the subject or their lack of complete understanding.
Congress accuses Lok Sabha chair of impartiality, government asserted that the Speaker cannot be “threatened”
Speaker Sumitra Mahajan talks about the challenges of running Lok Sabha.
The law will help bring black money in the declared economy, improve tax collections and facilitate lowering of tax rates.
The issue was raised by Meenakshi Lekhi without naming Kejriwal and his govt but obviously referring to it.
Reports have it that in December, India could take on Pakistan in their first ‘away’ bilateral cricket series in almost a decade.
As per the Bill, introduced in the Lok Sabha in March, the provisions would come into effect from April 1, 2016.
Govt may refer the GST bill, passed by Lok Sabha, to a select committee in Rajya Sabha; banks on joint committee for land bill.
Lok Sabha was adjourned twice on Friday as a joint Opposition took on the government for its decision to extend the session by three days, terming the move “authoritarian”.
Tractor makers currently incur taxes of 11-12 per cent on components such as the engine, transmission, driveline and wheel rims.
The govt is seeking to give another push to the controversial measure despite not having the numbers in Rajya Sabha.
Shashi Tharoor on Wednesday was apparently referring to V K Singh’s prolonged legal battle over the issue of his age when he was the Army Chief four years back.