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A bill aimed at improving institutional arbitration by providing for settlement of commercial disputes within six months and other measures was introduced in Rajya Sabha on Monday by Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad.

SC Declines To Hear PIL Alleging Fraud In LIC's 'Jeevan Saral' Insurance Policy Jul 15 2019

The Supreme Court Monday refused to entertain an organisation's plea which alleged that the Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) misled and cheated lakhs of its consumers through its 'Jeevan Saral' insurance policy.

Selectors To Pick Squad For West Indies Tour On July 19, No Clarity On Dhoni's Future Yet Jul 15 2019

The Indian team for next month's tour of West Indies will be announced on July 19 but there is no clarity over the future of Mahendra Singh Dhoni ahead of the limited-overs leg beginning August 3.

Goa Govt Plans To Set Up Fisheries Corporation Jul 15 2019

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Monday said his government is planning to set up a Fisheries Corporation to keep a check on the prices of fish, the key kitchen staple in the coastal state.

B'desh Seeks Greater Co-Op From India To Tackle Smuggling Jul 15 2019

Bangladesh's border force on Monday described smuggling of cattle, drugs, narcotics and arms at the Indo-Bangla frontier as a "major challenge" and sought greater cooperation from their Indian counterpart to crackdown on smugglers.

Infosys Shares Climb Over 7%; M-Cap Zooms By Rs 17,636 Cr After Q1 Results Jul 15 2019

Shares of Infosys jumped over 7 per cent Monday, adding Rs 17,636 crore to its market valuation, after the IT behemoth posted better-than-expected rise in its June quarter net profit.

RS Needs To Discuss Powers Of Judiciary, Legislature And Executive: M Venkaiah Naidu Jul 15 2019

Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday said the House needs to discuss the powers and limitations of the three-pillars of democracy -- judiciary, legislature and executive -- as a member made a strong case for an all-India examination for selection of judges in high courts and the Supreme Court.

Goa To Have Staff Selection Commission Soon: CM Sawant Jul 15 2019

Goa chief minister Pramod Sawant on Monday told the state Assembly that his government was in the process of creating a State Staff Selection Commission (SSSC) to bring in more transparency in filling vacancies in the government sector.

Shah, Owaisi Spar Over NIA Amendment Bill Jul 15 2019

Lok Sabha Monday witnessed a spat between Home Minister Amit Shah and AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi, with the BJP chief asserting that he is not frightening anyone but cannot help when someone has fear in their minds.