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House panel looking at merger proposal of four PSU insurers

The General Insurance Business (Nationalisation) Act can be amended to effect the merger.

Panel on Insurance Bill to hold more consultations

The Select Committee is expected to submit its report to the Parliament during the Winter Session. It is chaired by BJP MP Chandan Mitra and comprises 15 members.

Insurance Bill: Rajya Sabha select panel to meet today

The panel is also expected to seek views from public sector and private sector insurers.

 Muslims 20%+ in 86 districts, 50%+ in 19

Yogi Adityanath stoked a controversy by drawing a parallel between large Muslim populations and communal clashes.

Azad to lead Cong campaign in J&K

Azad, however, will not contest the Assembly elections.

Talks on, DMK may take back Alagiri soon

Ramalingam, known to be close to Alagiri, refused to reveal details about the direct talk between Karunanidhi and Alagiri


Sachin, Rekha’s absence from Rajya Sabha unjustified: Javed Akhtar

Javed Akhtar criticised Sachin Tendulkar and Rekha for remaining absent from the Rajya Sabha.


Sibal says will challenge in SC, Fali Nariman asks was Minister under pressure?

Sibal was also a lawyer in the Second Judges’ case that established the collegium system.

Congress suspends Birender, Brar

The party had last month removed him from Congress Working Committee (CWC).


Parliament approves historic bill to overturn collegium system

Rajya Sabha passes Judicial Appointments Bill, Constitution Amendment Bill seeking to scarp the collegium system.


Rajya Sabha passes Constitution Amendment Bill to set up judicial commission

Judicial commission to replace collegium system after Rajya Sabha passes Constitution Amendment Bill.

Insurance Bill to be referred to panel

The Congress, with 68 members, is the single largest group in the Rajya Sabha.


308 communal incidents till June this year

Of 823 communal incidents in 2013, a total of 247 communal incidents have taken place in Uttar Pradesh.


1,034 security personnel killed in Maoist attacks in 5 years

The Home Ministry is implementing a scheme for ‘surrender -cum-rehabilitation’ of militants of North Eastern Region.


Rarely in the House: Attendance register for Sachin, Rekha and others

A look at the attendance records of Sachin Tendulkar and Rekha as well as the regulars in the Parliament.