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Parliament Live: Arun Jaitley Moves GST Bills For Consideration in RS | April 5, 2017, 2:10 PM IST
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The much-awaited Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill moved by Arun Jaitley for discussion in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday.The Lok Sabha earlier on March 29 passed four key GST Bills, rejecting amendments moved by the opposition.

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Apr 5, 2017 2:08 pm (IST)

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley moves GST Bills for consideration in Rajya Sabha

Apr 5, 2017 1:02 pm (IST)

Click to read: Opposition Alleges EVM Tampering; Its Protests Disrupt Rajya Sabha

Opposition Congress, SP and BSP on Wednesday forced a brief adjournment of proceedings in Rajya Sabha over alleged tampering of electronic voting machines (EVM) to favour the ruling BJP.

Apr 5, 2017 12:51 pm (IST)
Apr 5, 2017 12:42 pm (IST)

Sushma Swaraj replies to a question raised on Islamabad's move to integrate Gilgit-Baltistan, she said that J&K is an integral part of India. She has denounced the move of Pakistan to make Gilgit and Baltistan their fifth province. She further said, our vision on Kashmir has always been clear from the beginning. Referring to Shyama Prasad Mukherjee she raised the slogan- "Jahan hue Balidan Mukherjee woh Kashmir humara hai, aur jo Kashmir humara hai saara ka saara hai"

Apr 5, 2017 12:34 pm (IST)

One Indian was killed in Mozambique - we didn't say it is racist attack: Sushma swaraj in Lok Sabha

Apr 5, 2017 12:32 pm (IST)

EAM Sushma Swaraj terms as "unfortunate, painful and surprising" African envoys' statement on attacks on African students in India

Apr 5, 2017 12:30 pm (IST)

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj speaking in Lok Sabha on Africans attacked in India. She said: We are trying to secure not just Nigerians but all Africans. So far, six people have been arrested and investigation is on. The attack cannot be called racist before probe is completed.

Apr 5, 2017 12:03 pm (IST)

Click to read: Digvijaya Singh Joins anti-EVM Chorus, Says They Aren't 'Credible'

Joining the anti-EVM chorus, All India Congress Committee (AICC) General Secretary Digvijay Singh on Tuesday said that Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) are not at all credible and example of their faulty functioning has come to the fore in Madhya Pradesh already.

Apr 5, 2017 12:00 pm (IST)

Bills to be taken for consideration and return in Rajya Sabha are as follows: 

*The Central Goods and Services Tax Bill, 2017
*The Integrated Goods and Services Tax Bill, 2017
*The Goods and Services Tax (Compensation to States) Bill, 2017
*The Union Territory Goods and Services Tax Bill, 2017

Bills for consideration and passing:

*The Constitution (Scheduled Castes) Orders (Amendment) Bill, 2017.
*The Factories (Amendment) Bill, 2016

Apr 5, 2017 11:52 am (IST)

Swamy in Rajya Sabha: RS should first discuss Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN) and then pass GST... GSTN is a shady organisation, he added

Apr 5, 2017 11:34 am (IST)

If BJP would have done the theft in all five elections then they would have got caught, that is why they only chose the biggest state as their target, says Gulam Nabi Azad on EVM tampering row

Apr 5, 2017 11:28 am (IST)

Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad said, Election Commission of India is the foundation of our democracy and today the election and EVM are under doubt.

Apr 5, 2017 11:26 am (IST)

Opposition entered the well of the house and started sloganeering - "EVM Ki Yeh Sarkar Nahi Chalegi"

Apr 5, 2017 11:24 am (IST)

Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi in Rajya Sabha: Mayawati has said public is dishonest.... they are not questioning the government, they are questioning the people and the Election Commission

Apr 5, 2017 11:20 am (IST)

BSP chief Mayawati expresses concern over EVM issue in Rajya Sabha, says our party has approached Supreme Court challenging the government to hold election using ballot paper

Apr 5, 2017 11:16 am (IST)

It is clear that the EVM was programmed to vote for one party, says Samajwadi Party leader Ram Gopal Yadav on EVM tampering row

Apr 5, 2017 11:13 am (IST)

Replying to Digvijaya Singh over the issue, Prakash Javdekar said: You should go to Election Commission and not waste the time of the house

Apr 5, 2017 11:11 am (IST)

Uproar in Rajya Sabha after senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh raises EVM issue in the house

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