West Bengal  /  Published 25.09.20

Worries about farm bills' fallout on PDS source

Three farm reform bills passed by Parliament recently may play havoc with the public distribution system in Bengal as the state government’s procurement programme is likely to get affected becau...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 23.09.20

New labour regime that tilts to the employer

By Basant Kumar Mohanty, Our business bureau in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.09.20

24 lakh tonnes of e-waste in 3 years

As much as 24.94 lakh tonnes of electronic waste was generated in the country in the past three years, the ministry of environment informed the Lok Sabha on Wednesday, adding that India’s electr...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.09.20

RS: govt uses boycott as free pass

By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.09.20

J&K language bill passed

The Rajya Sabha on Wednesday passed the Jammu and Kashmir Official Languages Bill, 2020, to add Kashmiri, Dogri and Hindi as official languages of the Union Territory, in addition to Urdu and English....
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 23.09.20

Cong and BJP MPs call for mills’ revival

The Opposition Congress and ruling BJP MPs from Assam are on the same page on reviving the two defunct paper mills in the state but affected employees, while welcoming their concern, said they wanted ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 23.09.20

Laws to raise cash part of tea pay: BJP

The passage of three labour legislations in Parliament have drawn loud cheers from the Bengal unit of the BJP as the party believes the new laws would push up wages of tea garden workers and help the ...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

India  /  Published 23.09.20

RS: 15 bills passed in two days

The Rajya Sabha passed 15 bills in the last two sittings with opposition parties boycotting the proceedings to protest the suspension of eight members on Monday for their "unruly" behav...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 22.09.20

RS: How to add hot tea to injury

By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 22.09.20

Unfair tactics: Passing farm bills in Parliament

Sir — The Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre has rushed three farm bills through the Rajya Sabha amid a great ruckus. The manner in which the bills, which are of existential importance f...
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