India approves Proxy Vote for NRIs

India approves Proxy Vote for NRIs

New Delhi : The Union Cabinet on Wednesday has granted its approval to make necessary changes in the law to allow Non-Resident Indians to vote for the Lok Sabha and the Legislative Assembly elections without their physical presence in India. The NRIs count is around 1 crore out of which 60 lakhs NRIs are eligible to vote […]

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Rail Budget to be merged with Union Budget

Rail Budget to be merged with Union Budget

New Delhi : The Railway Budget, being presented for the last 92 years will be discontinued from the next financial year. The Railway Budget will be merged along with the 2017-18 Union Budget. Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu had earlier proposed to discontinue the separate Railway Budget and include it in the Union Budget itself. This proposal […]

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Term of 53 members of Rajya Sabha comes to an end

Term of 53 members of Rajya Sabha comes to an end

Rajya Sabha’s 53 members of various parties were bid a farewell on account of their term ending on 30 June 2016. Prime Minister, Narendra Modi while addressing farewell speech to these retiring members expressed his disappointment of not having passed the GST bill in Rajya Sabha during their tenure. He also opined that – “Had […]

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