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Freedom of Religion Bill introduced in MP assembly

Bhopal, March 1 | The BJP government in Madhya Pradesh on Monday introduced the Madhya Pradesh Freedom of Religion Bill, 2021 in the assembly....

US watchdog urges improvements to relief bill

Washington, March 1 | A non-partisan US watchdog group said that the House of Representatives-approved $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief bill includes measures not directly...

This is why Bill Gates prefers Android over iPhone

New Delhi, March 1 | Microsoft co-founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates prefers an Android smartphone over an Apple iPhone owing to the pre-install...

TN Guv gives nod to Vanniyar reservation Bill

Chennai, Feb 28 | Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit has accorded his assent to a Bill to provide 10.5 per cent internal quota to...

S.Korea’s FM seeks submission of extra budget bill by next week

Seoul, Feb 22 | South Korea's Finance Minister Hong Nam-ki on Monday instructed its officials to thoroughly prepare to submit an extra budget proposal...

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and CSIR sign MoU to promote...

New Delhi, Feb 19 | Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), India have signed a Memorandum of...

Biden administration roll out major immigration Bill

Washington, Feb 19 | US President Joe Biden's administration, together with Democratic lawmakers, formally rolled out a major immigration Bill called US Citizenship Act...

Innovation key to tackling carbon emissions: Bill Gates

New York, Feb 15 | Innovation is a key to tackling carbon emissions, and governments should be encouraged to invest more than what they...

Farmer commits suicide over inflated power bill in UP

Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh), Feb 15 | A 50-year-old farmer committed suicide allegedly after he was handed an inflated electricity bill of Rs 1.5 lakh...

Power sector employees threaten strike against Electricity Bill

New Delhi, Feb 14 | The All India Power Engineers Federation (AIPEF) has demanded that the Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2021 must be put out...

LS passes Bill to merge J&K cadre with AGMUT for civil...

New Delhi, Feb 13 | The Lok Sabha on Saturday passed the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation (Amendment) Bill, 2021 to merge the J&K cadre...

High diesel bill forces Karnataka RTCs to seek bus fare hike

Hubballi (Karnataka), Feb 13 | Reeling under losses due to Covid induced curbs and high diesel cost, cash-strapped Karnataka state Road Transport Corporations (RTCs)...

LS passes bill for stays on arbitral awards ‘tainted by fraud’

New Delhi, Feb 12 | The Lok Sabha on Friday passed a Bill that aims to empower courts to grant unconditional stays on the...

Bill to regularise unauthorise colonies in Delhi gets RS nod

New Delhi, Feb 9 | The Rajya Sabha on Tuesday passed the National Capital Territory of Delhi Laws (Special Provisions) Second (Amendment) Bill, 2021,...

K’taka passes anti-Cow slaughter Bill in Upper House amid uproar

Bengaluru, Feb 9 | Amid protests by the Congress and JD(S) legislators, the ruling BJP in the Karnataka legislative council on Monday passed the...

Cong vows to bring Bill to prevent back door entries in...

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 8 | Congress veteran and Leader of Opposition Ramesh Chennithala on Monday vowed that if elected, the Congress led UDF government will...

Govt introduces Bill on stays on arbitral awards tainted by fraud

New Delhi, Feb 4 | The Union government on Thursday introduced the Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Bill 2021 in the Lok Sabha to empower...

Shah to table amendment bill on J&K Reorganisation Act in RS

New Delhi, Feb 4 | Home Minister Amit Shah will lay on Table a statement explaining the circumstances which had necessitated immediate legislation by...

Rajya Sabha likely to consider MTP (amendment) Bill on Tuesday

New Delhi, Feb 1 | The Rajya Sabha is likelty to consider three bills on Tuesday as per the official business list.The first Bill,...

BJD demands Women’s Reservation Bill be passed in this Budget session

New Delhi, Jan 30 | Biju Janata Dal has demanded that the Womens Reservation Bill be passed in the Budget Session of Parliament.This was...

Putin signs bill to extend nuke treaty with US

Moscow, Jan 30 | Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday signed a bill into law ratifying a five-year extension of the New Strategic Arms...

Bill Gates receives first dose of Covid vax

San Francisco, Jan 25 | Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates, who has been a target of conspiracy theorists for his push for vaccinations,...

Bill Gates is America’s biggest farmland owner

San Francisco, Jan 16 | Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates owns the largest chunk of private farmland in the US across 18 states,...

Prez gives nod to Industrial Disputes (Gujarat Amendment) Bill, 2020

Gandhinagar, Jan 9 | President Ram Nath Kovind have given his assent to the Industrial Disputes (Gujarat Amendment) Bill, 2020 which was passed in...

UoH to be partner in Bill Gates Foundation research grant on...

Hyderabad, Jan 6 | The University of Hyderabad (UoH) School of Medical Sciences and the Fernandez Foundation, Hyderabad have been identified as partners by...

US Congress votes to override Trump’s veto of defence bill (Ld)

Washington, Jan 2 | In a first during his four years in office, the US Congress voted to override President Donald Trump's veto of...

US Congress overrides Trump’s defence spending bill veto

Washington, Jan 2 | The US Congress has overturned President Donald Trump's veto of a defence spending bill -- the first time this has...

Fan pays Melbourne restaurant bill of Rohit, Pant, Gill, Saini

Melbourne, Jan 1 | An Indian fan was so overwhelmed by spotting Indian stars Rohit Sharma, Navdeep Saini, Shubman Gill and Rishabh...

Assam Assembly passes bill to shut govt run madrasas

Guwahati, Dec 31 | Amid protests by the Opposition legislators, the Assam Assembly passed the Assam Repealing Bill 2020, that seeks to abolish the...

US House overrides Trump’s veto of defence bill

Washington, Dec 29 | The Democrat-led House of Representatives has voted to override US President Donald Trump's veto of an annual defence bill, which...

US House passes bill to boost stimulus checks to $2,000

Washington, Dec 29 | The Democrats-held House of Representatives has passed a bill to boost the second round of federal direct payments to $2,000...

Assam govt to shut its madrasas, introduces Bill in Assembly (Ld)

Guwahati, Dec 29 | The Assam government introduced Bills in the Assembly on Monday to shut over 600 madrasas run by it, which was...

Karnataka takes ordinance route to enact anti-Cow slaughter bill

Bengaluru, Dec 28 | Karnataka Cabinet on Monday opted to take the ordinance route to enact the Karnataka Prevention of Slaughter and Preservation of...

Pandemic-hit govt finances gets ‘crude’ rescue, oil import bill to fall

By Subhash NarayanNew Delhi, Dec 28 | At least in the oil sector, the global health emergency caused by coronavirus is coming to India's...

Assam govt to shut its madrasas, introduces Bill in Assembly

Guwahati, Dec 28 | The Assam government introduced a Bill in the Assembly on Monday to shut over 600 madrasas run by it, which...

Trump resists signing Covid-19 relief bill

Washington, Dec 28 | Millions of jobless Americans are set to lose their federal unemployment benefits as President Donald Trump did not sign the...

MP cabinet’s nod for Bill against ‘love jihad’

Bhopal, Dec 26 | The Shivraj Singh Chouhan cabinet on Saturday approved the "Madhya Pradesh Religious Freedom Bill-2020 to check the rising cases of...

Trump vetoes annual defence bill despite passage in Congress

Washington, Dec 24 | US President Donald Trump vetoed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2021, despite the bill's passage in...

Trump urges Congress to amend ‘wasteful’ Covid relief bill

Washington, Dec 23 | US President Trump has urged the Congress to amend a $900 billion coronavirus relief bill to more than triple its...

US Congress passes landmark Bill in support of Tibet, Dalai Lama

BY VISHAL GULATIDharamsala, Dec 22 | In a historic achievement for the Tibetan government-in-exile, the US Senate on Tuesday unanimously passed the Tibetan Policy...

Trump signs latest stopgap funding bill (Ld)

Washington, Dec 21 | US President Donald Trump has signed the latest stopgap funding bill to avert a government shutdown and provide lawmakers more...

US Congress approves another stopgap funding bill

Washington, Dec 21 | The US Congress has passed another stopgap funding bill to avert a government shutdown and provide more time for lawmakers...

US Congress passes 2-day stopgap funding bill (Ld)

Washington, Dec 19 | The US Congress has passed a two-day stopgap funding bill to avert a government shutdown and provide more time for...

US Congress passes 2-day stopgap funding bill to avert govt shutdown

Washington, Dec 19 | The US Congress has passed a two-day stopgap funding bill to avert a government shutdown and provide more time for...

Spain’s lower house approves bill to allow euthanasia

Madrid, Dec 18 | The Spanish Congress of Deputies or the lower chamber of Parliament approved a bill to legalise euthanasia.The bill, allowing euthanasia...

Make or break moment for Indians in US Green Card queue...

By Nikhila NatarajanNew York, Dec 17 | It's a make or break moment for Indians stuck in decades-long lines for US permanent residency. Congressional...

Trump signs 1-week govt funding bill (Ld)

Washington, Dec 12 | US President Donald Trump has signed a one-week stopgap funding bill to keep the federal government open through December 18,...

US Senate passes 1-week govt funding bill

Washington, Dec 12 | The US Senate has passed a one-week stopgap funding bill to keep the federal government open through December 18, providing...

US Senate passes defence policy bill with veto-proof majority

Washington, Dec 12 | The US Senate has overwhelmingly passed the $740 billion National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) with a veto-proof majority, setting up...

Anti-cow slaughter Bill will impact milk production: Kumaraswamy

Bengaluru, Dec 11 | Former Karnataka Chief Minister and Janata Dal (S) party's second in command, H.D. Kumaraswamy has warned that the new anti-cow...

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Bank of Baroda lead lender of Reliance Home Finance Limited representing...

New Delhi, March 4 | Bank of Baroda (BoB), the lead lender of Reliance Home Finance Limited representing 34 banks and institutions has dragged...