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President okays ordinance criminalising holding of Rs 500, Rs 1,000 notes

December 30, 2016 8:46 pm

"Non-resident Indians can exchange/deposit junked 500/1,000 rupee notes at specified RBI offices till June 30," added the Finance Ministry.

NEET: SC quashes plea, states to go ahead with medical exams

May 28, 2016 3:10 am

The states can therefore, continue with their separate entrance tests for MBBS and BDS courses, besides uniform medical entrance test NEET, for academic year 2016-17

Gujarat High Court quashes ordinance to postpone elections

October 21, 2015 2:21 pm

The state government had told the court that a "caste war" like situation prevailed which would not allow the free conduct of elections.​

Copies of six ordinances, including land acquisition and coal laid in House

February 23, 2015 3:11 pm

The six Ordinances on land acquisition, FDI in insurance, auction of coal blocks, E-rickshaws, etc.

Ordinance route 'breaches' trust of people

January 26, 2015 12:00 am

"The voter has played her part; it is now up to those who have been elected to honour this trust," he said.

Modi govt to present General Budget on February 28

January 21, 2015 3:05 pm

Railway Budget will be presented on February 26 followed by the Economic Survey on February 27.

Being presidential

January 21, 2015 12:38 am

Pranab Mukherjee reminds government, opposition of their responsibilities. They would do well to pay heed.

President Pranab Mukherjee cautions govt on ordinance route, raps opposition for stalling Parliament

January 20, 2015 12:00 am

Mukherjee’s comments come weeks after he sought clarification from the government on the ordinance issue.

Ordinance row: BJP hits back at Congress, asks were Nehru, Indira 'dictators'?

January 14, 2015 6:56 pm

Venkaiah Naidu added that the govt will try to address the opposition's concerns over ordinance issued by it.

Mines ordinance cleared but fate of next one on arbitration unclear

January 13, 2015 4:11 am

The cabinet cleared the ordinance after the mines ministry stressed the need for urgent action.