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Economy to grow at 7.2 pc in 2018-19, 7.4 pc in 2019-20: Radhakrishnan

Economy to grow at 7.2 pc in 2018-19, 7.4 pc in 2019-20: Radhakrishnan

06 Apr 2018 | 7:13 PM

New Delhi, Apr 6 (UNI) Minister of State for Finance P Radhakrishnan on Friday said as per the World Economic Situation and Prospects 2018 report of the United Nations, the Indian economy is projected to grow at 7point2 per cent in 2018-19 and 7point4 per cent in 2019-20.

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Banks attached 1,77,614 properties to recover Rs 15,196 cr since FY14-15: Shukla

06 Apr 2018 | 7:12 PM

New Delhi, Apr 6 (UNI) Minister of State for Finance Shiv Pratap Shukla said on Friday that as per data reported by Public Sector Banks (PSBs), 1,77,614 properties have been attached and auctioned by them and an amount of Rs 15,196 crore has been recovered during the financial years 2014-15 to 2017-18 (till 31.

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Only 4 pc productivity in Lok Sabha, 8 pc in Rajya Sabha

Only 4 pc productivity in Lok Sabha, 8 pc in Rajya Sabha

06 Apr 2018 | 7:10 PM

New Delhi, Apr 6 (UNI) Amidst blame game by the BJP and the Congress over the second leg of the Budget session being a wash-out, the government on Friday said that the productivity of the Lok Sabha was merely 4 per cent and that of the Rajya Sabha was 8 per cent during 22 sittings from March 5 to April 6.

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Student volunteers to help in community engagement

06 Apr 2018 | 3:52 PM

New Delhi, Apr 6 (UNI) Student volunteers will play an instrumental role in awareness generation regarding
important government schemes/programmes as well as social issues under a newly-approved scheme.

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Budget session of Lok Sabha ends

Budget session of Lok Sabha ends

06 Apr 2018 | 2:56 PM

New Delhi, Apr 6 (UNI) The second leg of the Budget session of the Lok Sabha concluded on Friday without conducting any major business with the House being adjourned sine die.

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RS adjourned sine die, Naidu voices concern on disruptions, rues missed opportunities for debate

RS adjourned sine die, Naidu voices concern on disruptions, rues missed opportunities for debate

06 Apr 2018 | 2:55 PM

New Delhi, Apr 6 (UNI) The Rajya Sabha was on Friday adjourned sine die with Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu voicing his concern over disruptions and ruing the missed opportunities for debate during the second half of the Budget session.

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06 Apr 2018 | 2:38 PM

Reminding the MPs of their duties by appealing for their cooperation in allowing the House to run, Mr Naidu said, 'this august House was envisaged to enable a reasoned and quiet consideration of Bills by checking hasty legislation by the other House by slowing it at the best.

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Budget Session II, a total washout; Parl adjourned sine die

06 Apr 2018 | 2:26 PM

New Delhi, Apr 6 (UNI) The second leg of the Budget session concluded on Friday without conducting
any major business with both the house being adjourned sine die.

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06 Apr 2018 | 2:18 PM

The Chairman said that during the entire Budget session, all the members did was to discuss and adopt the motion of Thanks to the President for his address to both the houses at the start of this session and the Union Budget 2018-19.

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RS adjourns sine die; Naidu rues missed opportunities for debate

RS adjourns sine die; Naidu rues missed opportunities for debate

06 Apr 2018 | 12:43 PM

New Delhi, Apr 6 (UNI) The Rajya Sabha was adjourned sine die on Friday after Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu concluded the budget session and expressed anguish over the missed opportunities to discuss and debate national issues.

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Budget session of Lok Sabha comes to an end, No Trust Motion not taken up

06 Apr 2018 | 12:40 PM

New Delhi, Apr 6 (UNI) The Budget Session of the Lok Sabha was adjourned sine die by Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Friday.

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06 Apr 2018 | 12:29 PM

Mr Naidu reminded Members that at the time of debates in the Constituent Assembly over setting up of the second chamber, there were apprehensions that it would prove a drag on the Lower House and wanted them to not rake up this debate again on the need for a second chamber.

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BUDGET SESSION: LOK SABHA ADJOURNED SINE DIE

06 Apr 2018 | 11:35 AM

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RAJYA SABHA ADJOURNED SINE DIE

06 Apr 2018 | 11:26 AM

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Steps taken to facilitate engagement of foreign faculty by IITs

05 Apr 2018 | 8:09 PM

New Delhi, Apr 5 (UNI) In order to address shortage of faculty in premier educational institutions, including Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), various measures have been decided, especially for recruitment of foreign faculty, said Human Resource Development Minister of State Dr Satya Pal Singh.

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