Daily Archive: March 22, 2016

The Big Picture – GST Bill: Why is it still not passed?

The Big Picture – GST Bill: Why is it still not passed? Summary: The first half of budget session of the Parliament has concluded. However, the much awaited legislation to usher in the Goods and Services Tax, which is expected to transform India’s tax structure, remains struck in the parliament. The bill hangs fire mainly because the government and the...

Insights Daily Debates, Day – 168: ‘Rediscovery’ of Ambedkar – It’s Vote bank Politics

Insights Daily Debates: Day – 168 22 March 2016 Archives Today’s Topic ”  ‘Rediscovery’ of Ambedkar –  It’s Vote bank Politics” NOTE: Unlike past we will not be giving you topic in question format. We observed that it turned out to be another Q & A session. We will just mention the topic and you may start discussing the topic. You...

Insights into Editorial: Why some states could delay real estate regulator Bill

Insights into Editorial: Why some states could delay real estate regulator Bill 22 March 2016 Article Link The Real Estate Regulation Bill is expected to trigger a Centre-state clash as some states, including Maharashtra, Haryana and West Bengal, already have similar rules in place. Background: The Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Bill, 2013 was passed in Parliament recently. It seeks...

Insights Daily Current Events, 22 March 2016

Insights Daily Current Events, 22 March 2016 Archives   Paper 2 Topic: e-governance. Rajasthan celebrates first IT Day, launches connectivity network Rajasthan recently (21st May) celebrated its first IT day. The first IT Day was based on the theme ‘Promotion of IT Start-ups’, in line with the State’s focus on empowering start-ups. RajNET: On the occasion of Rajasthan’s first IT...