On allegations of policy paralysis during the UPA-II’s tenure, Moily said: “That policy paralysis was because of the negative attitude of some of our ministers.”
The Repealing and Amending (Second) Bill, 2014, is aimed at doing away with enactments that have ceased to be in force or have become obsolete, and at correcting formal defects in laws.
Officials in the Planning Commission and UIDAI are working overtime to meet the August 15 deadline set by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Beniwal is the second Governor to be sacked after the removal of Puducherry Lt Governor Virendra Kataria.
The Congress can get the chairmanship of a maximum two standing committees in the Lok Sabha.
The others leaders of UPA regime like Kapil Sibal, Salman Khurshid and Manish Tewari have gone back to practice law.
It seeks directions to the Centre to set up an independent agency to establish the amount of gas drawn by RIL and apportion ONGC’s share.
Moily said a plain reading of law makes it clear that for a person to be recognised for the post should be leader of a party in Opposition with the greatest numerical strength.
M Veerappa Moily, one of only three Congress ministers to retain their Lok Sabha seats, assesses the reasons for the party’s poor performance:
Veerappa Moily makes a desperate attempt to ensure Reliance Industries doesn’t lose out.
Moily’s pitch for higher price to RIL gas comes after his officials informed the company that the new price to gas producers would only be applicable from July 1, 2014.
Parasaran says only affected parties, not Centre, can approach court to quash FIR.
In the 2009 polls, BJP had won 19 seats, Congress six and JDS three.
The people of the region are looking for a saviour like the mythical Bhagiratha to solve their drinking and irrigation water problems since ground water levels have dipped below 1500 feet
Jalappa confirmed to National Standard that he has been reaching out to his supporters to help Moily win.