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Last updated: Mar 24 2017 19:57 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Bill to decriminalise suicide, provide mental healthcare in LS 24.3.2017 DNA: Health
A crucial bill seeking to decriminalise suicide and provide the right to better healthcare for people suffering from mental illness today found all-round support in the Lok Sabha.
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TN Bill to extend building plan validity 24.3.2017 BusinessLine - National
The Tamil Nadu government today moved a Bill to extend the validity period of building plan permission from the existing three years to five years. The move was necessitated due to “difficulties” ...
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US STOCKS-Wall St set to open higher; healthcare bill vote awaited 24.3.2017 Sify Finance
* Healthcare bill vote delayed
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Wall Street opens higher; healthcare bill vote awaited 24.3.2017 Sify Finance
REUTERS - U.S. stocks opened higher on Friday, helped by higher oil prices and ahead of a closely watched vote on a healthcare bill seen as a test of President Donald Trump's ability to pass his
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Veg oil import may fall first time in 6 years 24.3.2017 Rediff: Business
Oilseed output to surpass its previous record of 32.75 mt in 2013-14 to 33.59 mt this year
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Rupee snaps 2-day fall; up 11 paise to 65.41 vs dollar 24.3.2017 Hindu: Business
Staging a smart rebound after two straight sessions of decline, the rupee gained 11 paise today to end at 65.41 against the American currency on fresh bouts of dollar selling by exporters and banks.St...
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Private Member's Bill seeking 100 days of Parliament sittings introduced in Rajya Sabha 24.3.2017 India Today| Must Read
Parliament sessions are known to be stormy these days. Disruptions and slogans appear to have become the norm. To change the way Parliament functions these days, a private member's Bill has been tabled in the Rajya Sabha.
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Indian IT firms brace for rude jolt as US House reintroduces bill seeking to stop outsourcing 24.3.2017 ET: IETS
The bill, introduced by Congressmen Derek Kilmer and Doug Collins, wants to stop US cos from outsourcing jobs overseas by "abusing" H1-B programme.
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US STOCKS-Futures higher; all eyes on healthcare vote 24.3.2017 Sify Finance
* Futures up: Dow 24 pts, S&P 1.5 pts, Nasdaq 6.25 pts
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Bill against outsourcing jobs back in House of Representatives 24.3.2017 deccanherald.com
A bill seeking to prevent US companies from outsourcing jobs overseas by "abusing" H1-B programme has been re-introduced in the House of Representatives and may hit Indian IT firms and professionals. Democratic Congressman Derek Kilmer and his Republican colleague Doug Collins introduced the bill aimed at stopping employers, that are awarded temporary visas through the H-1B programme, from using them to train workers in the US and then move those jobs to another country. "The Keeping American Jobs Act protects American workers by preventing bad actors from abusing the system in order to offshore jobs," said Collins in a statement. The move comes days after the Public Broadcasting Service aired a documentary on H-1B visa programme that allows skilled workers from countries like India to fill high-tech jobs in the US. "Protecting American jobs is crucial in order for our economy to continue to gain strength and momentum," said Collins. "Companies have the opportunity to bring workers from overseas on H-1B ...
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Healthcare vote delay worries stocks, dollar 24.3.2017 HBL: Home
All eyes in global financial markets were fixed on stuttering Republican efforts to pass a replacement for Obamacare on Friday, with failure likely to undermine faith in Donald Trumps promise to deli...
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In 8 years in Parliament, Yogi Adityanath's most recurring debate topic: Hindu affairs 24.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
"It is unfortunate that some opponents, communalists are trying to portray him as a rabble-rouser and fringe personality. They should go through his parliamentary debates. Those reveal his seasoned thinking on various issues of governance," union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said on his Facebook page on March 19, 2017, referring to Uttar Pradesh (UP) Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.
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In his 8 years as MP, Adityanath spoke most on Hindu affairs, cow slaughter 24.3.2017 Top Stories
Since 2009, Adityanath has also had 5 private member's bills pending in the Lok Sabha
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Bill against outsourcing jobs re-introduced in House of Representatives 24.3.2017 HBL: Info-tech
A Bill seeking to prevent US companies from outsourcing jobs overseas by “abusing” H1-B programme has been re-introduced in the House of Representatives and may hit Indian IT firms and professionals.
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US health care vote postponed, blow to Trump 24.3.2017 Rediff: News
In a closed-door meeting with Republican lawmakers, Trump warned his partymen to leave Obamacare in place unless they pass the legislation to repeal and replace it, according to news reports.
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US lawmakers propose sanctions against Iran 24.3.2017 Zee News : World
A group of Republican and Democratic lawmakers have introduced a bill in the senate that would impose tighter sanctions against Iran over its ballistic missile programme.
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GST: Modi govt can't levy taxes if Parliament doesn't pass 4 Bills till Sept 15 24.3.2017 India Today| Must Read
If the GST fails to roll out by September 15, the government will not be able to levy indirect taxes. With GST Constitution Amendment Act, the old tax regimes will cease to be effective on September 16.
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Mayawati continues attack on BJP over reservation 24.3.2017 New Kerala: India News
Mayawati continues attack on BJP over reservation
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Setback for Donald Trump as healthcare Bill vote postponed 24.3.2017 News
Trump administration official says President will move on to other priorities if Bill not passed
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The long list of Aadhaar-linked schemes 24.3.2017 Hindu: News
The UID number, popularly known as Aadhaar, was envisaged as an end to fake or multiple identities
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