Golden Temple

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Punjab Govt Passes Bill For Free Gurbani Telecast From Golden Temple

The Punjab Assembly on Tuesday passed a bill introduced by the AAP government for the free broadcast of sacred Gurbani from the Golden Temple in Amritsar. The bill was passed despite opposition from the religious sikh community in Amritsar. However, Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann said, Gurbani is everyone's right and it should be free of cost. The new proposal amend the Sikh Gurdwaras Act, 1925 and insert Section 125 A.

Tue, 20 Jun 2023 - 06:29 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: bill, Punjab Assembly, Bhagwant Mann, Golden Temple, Free Telecast

Courtesy: Zee News India

Supriya Sule

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NCP’s Supriya Sule Brings Bill To Legalise Same-Sex Marriage

NCP leader Supriya Sule introduced a private member’s bill that seeks to give equal rights of marriage to the LGBTQIA+ community. Proposed in the parliament on April 1, the bill demanded to replace the words husband, wife and suggested solemnizing such marriages and fixing the age of marriage at 21 years for both men,18 years in case of women. This Act may be called the Special Marriage (Amendment) Act, 2022.

Sat, 02 Apr 2022 - 02:22 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: National, Supriya Sule, bill, same-sex marriage, legalise

Courtesy: Zee News

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.

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Govt To Introduce Crypto Currency Regulatory Bill Soon: FM Sitharaman

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on November 30 said Central Government has planned to bring a bill to regulate crypto currency in India. Addressing the Rajya Sabha, the Union FM said, "I am indicating, there will not be a prohibition (on Cryptocurrency.'' Reportedly, the Union Government's bill will include a framework, regulations, and restrictions on Cryptocurrency, instead of a complete ban in India. 

Tue, 30 Nov 2021 - 05:32 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Cryptocurrency, FM Nirmala Sitharaman, rajya sabha, bill, parliament

Aam Aadmi Party Logo

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AAP To Hold Protest Against NCT Bill; Claims BJP's Attempt to Diminish Govt

The Aam Aadmi Party government has decided to protest at Delhi's Jantar Mantar on March 17, opposing the Centre's bill conferring extensive powers to Delhi's Lieutenant Governor. The National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Bill, 2021 obligates the Delhi government to take L-G's ratification before any executive action. Labelling the move as BJP's attempt to dwindle AAP's administration, the cabinet, MLAs, MPs and councillors will… read-more

Tue, 16 Mar 2021 - 06:06 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: AAP, CM Arvind Kejriwal, Centre, BJP, Delhi Lieutenant Governor, bill, NCT Bill