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Trudeau warns of ‘consequences’ as Conservatives work to force debate

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau stated the Opposition Conservatives may have to “face the consequences” of urgent forward Tuesday with a movement that requires the creation of a particular “anti-corruption” committee of MPs that might scrutinize particular COVID-19 aid packages the Tories have flagged as being carried out unethically. Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole is holding a information […]Read More

Conservatives want anti-corruption committee to probe WE Charity controversy |

The federal Conservatives want MPs to create an anti-corruption committee to examine the WE Charity difficulty. Tory ethics critic Michael Barrett says the brand new discussion board would press for solutions to lingering questions concerning the controversy. In the meantime, the Conservatives plan to press the House of Commons ethics and finance committees this week […]Read More

Govt must send farm bills to the parliamentary standing committee:

NEW DELHI: The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh-affiliated farmers’ union, Bhartiya Kisan Sangh (BKS), has demanded that the government send the three agricultural bills to the parliamentary standing committee. “The three ordinances were promulgated on June 5, The government still has time till December. Why is there a hurry to get the bills passed?” BKS national general […]Read More

Business Advisory Committee meet today to decide on House debate

New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Monday disallowed some notices from Opposition MPs seeking an adjournment motion to discuss the deepening border row with China. Later, when Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury tried to raise the matter during zero hour, Birla prevented him from doing so, reminding him that on Tuesday the Business […]Read More

Tories call on WE to release documents requested by parliamentary

The federal Conservatives are calling on WE Charity to release a series of documents the Toronto-based youth organization promised to hand over to a House of Commons committee before Prime Minister Justin Trudeau prorogued Parliament. The request is contained in a letter sent Sunday from Conservative finance critic Pierre Poilievre and ethics critic Michael Barrett […]Read More

Parliament’s IT committee drops 4G in J&K issue from meeting

NEW DELHI: Parliament’s Standing Committee on Information Technology, headed by Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, has dropped the issue of allowing 4G telecom services in Jammu and Kashmir from the agenda of the panel’s meeting to be held on September 1. This decision has been taken after Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla wrote to all committee […]Read More

View: No, the Gandhis did not quite prevail at the

Did the Congress Working Committee meeting, which met in the wake of Rahul Gandhi supporters seeking his return as party president and some senior Congressmen writing a letter to Sonia Gandhi seeking an overhaul of the party’s leadership, end in victory for the Gandhis and their loyalists and in defeat for those seeking change? The […]Read More

Liberal ministers, PCO clerk take questions from ethics committee on

The House of Commons ethics committee will question senior government officials Tuesday as it continues its probe into the WE Charity contract to administer the Canada student service grant program. Privy Council Clerk Ian Shugart, Diversity, Inclusion and Youth Minister Bardish Chagger and Employment Minister Carla Qualtrough are all set to be in the hot […]Read More

Formalise conditions, wages of ASHA and Anganwadi workers: House panel

NEW DELHI: The parliamentary standing committee on labour has said that the work of ASHA and Anganwadi workers must be formalised, their wages made specific and they should not be treated as honorary workers. Hundreds of ASHA workers have been on the frontline of Covid-19 related screening and contact tracing and have held protests in […]Read More

Committee of Creditors can vote on multiple resolution plans simultaneously:

In a major amendment to the corporate insolvency resolution process (CIRP) regulations, the committee of creditors (CoC) can now vote on all compliant resolution plans simultaneously, according to a notification by the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI) on Friday. The plan which receives the highest votes, subject to the 66% regulatory threshold, shall […]Read More