Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu today expunged certain remarks made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the House that were found to be "objectionable".
The contentious Triple Talaq Bill which criminalises the practice of instant "talaq" could not be taken up for discussion and passage on the last day of Monsoon session today, owing to lack of consensus among political parties on the issue.
Glowing tributes were paid to the departed leader in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha, before the Houses were adjourned for the day.
Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu, on Tuesday, chided members for the thin attendance in the House when a crucial legislation to provide constitutional status to the National Commission for Backward Classes was passed last evening.
M Venkaiah Naidu today asked newly elected members "to leave politics outside" and focus on peoples welfare inside the House.
The Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) has written to Naidu expressing full faith in him, while some others non-NDA parties have personally lauded Naidu for managing the House well.
The NITI Aayog is preparing a strategy document to define clear objectives for 2022-23 in diverse areas that are critical for India's transformation including poverty alleviation, the government said.
The government today said there was no border dispute between India and Myanmar and the demarcation of nine pillars was being worked out in a complete understanding with the neighbouring country.
The Rajya Sabha on Wednesday saw repeated disruptions over the Assam NRC issue and was adjourned for the day amid a ruckus in the post lunch session.
The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for second time till 2 pm as Opposition parties led by the TMC created an uproar over publication of Assam's National Register of Citizens.
Aircel moves SC to make Airtel clear dues
Alleges that the co withholding Rs453 Cr of bank guarantees paid on its behalf
Bank guarantees have lapsed and Aircel wants Airtel to pay the money
Alleged that Airtel is trying to usurp the sum
Aircel says without the money it may get liquidated
Bain joins KKR in race for Max Healthcare stake
PE firms look to buy 47% stake from Life Healthcare for $450-540 Mn
To decide on buy back of shares on Aug. 20
JET AIRWAYS CLARIFIES
Co planning $400 Mn stake sale is speculative in nature
Jet Auditor BSR may quit if issues are not resolved is factually incorrect
Have been pro-actively working on multiple revenue enhancements
Evaluating various funding options to meet liquidity requirements on priority
Relationship with Etihad Airways very strong
No delays in discharging any loan obligations to any of the lenders
Default status in tabular statement only due to technical errors, rectified now
Clarifies that reports of stake sale are purely speculative
Also Clarifies that rumors of auditor quitting if issues not solved are factually incorrect
Seeks lenders help in bid to avoid default
Airline wants waiver of loan covenant on existing debt facility of $185mn
Co has to repay or refinance at least $500mn of existing debt to avoid default
Told lenders it won’t be able to meet min $50mn profit condition for FY19
Consortium of lenders yet to decide on Jet’s request
Airline’s total debt was Rs 9430 Cr as on 31st March 18
NSE TO JET AIRWAYS
Have noticed a difference in your responses dated August 9 & 10
Clarify whether mgmt extension from audit committee as per Aug 10 response
Or did Audit Committee not recommend results to board as per Aug 9 response?
In Aug 10 response, details of "Certain Matters Not Closed" not provided
Provide exact reasons for which audit committee has not approved results
Again ask you to give us date when board meet to consider results will be held