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Sunday, Apr 05, 2020

Parliament Live: Cong questions J-K leaders' absence from Lok Sabha

  • In her budget speech on February 1, Sitharaman announced “Vivad se Vishwas” scheme to resolve 483,000 direct tax disputes pending in various tribunals. The scheme offers waivers of penalty and interest if the disputed amount is paid before March 31, 2020.
By HT Correspondent | Updated: Feb 05, 2020 13:47 IST
Parliament Live: Cong questions J-K leaders' absence from Lok Sabha

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will bring a bill to give effect to her budget announcement of Vivaad se Vishwas (dispute to trust) in India’s tax mechanism.The bill, aptly named The Direct Tax Vivad Se Vishwas Bill, 2020, will be introduced in the Lok Sabha around 12 noon after the Question Hour. The bill aims for resolution of disputed tax and related matters.

In her budget speech on February 1, Sitharaman announced “Vivad se Vishwas” scheme to resolve 483,000 direct tax disputes pending in various tribunals. The scheme offers waivers of penalty and interest if the disputed amount is paid before March 31, 2020.

01:35 PM IST

Aadhaar number under the National Population Register (NPR) is collected voluntarily: Nityanand Rai

MoS Home Nityanand Rai: Centre has decided to prepare and update the population register during April to Sep, 2020 along with House listing and Housing Census throughout the country except for Assam. Aadhaar number under the National Population Register (NPR) is collected voluntarily

01:34 PM IST

Session of Parliament will end on 11th February, the announcement could have come after 8th February: Asaduddin Owaisi

Asaduddin Owaisi, AIMIM on Prime Minister Narendra Modi announces constitution of Ram Temple trust: Session of Parliament will end on 11th February, the announcement could have come after 8th February. Seems like BJP is worried over Delhi Elections.

01:33 PM IST

Congress staged walk out in Lok Sabha earlier today

Congress staged walk out in Lok Sabha earlier today, demanding the release of Farooq Abdullah and other Jammu and Kashmir leaders from detention.

01:32 PM IST

Uma Bharti on PM Modi announces constitution of Ram Temple trust: It is a day of immense pride and happiness

Uma Bharti on PM Modi announces constitution of Ram Temple trust: It is a day of immense pride and happiness. Now, we are ready for 2nd trial involving me and Advaniji. We will do whatever we can. I have said this from the beginning that we are ready to be even hanged for this.

01:31 PM IST

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2 pm

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2 pm

12:24 PM IST

Rajya Sabha Select Committee on Surrogacy Bill says surrogate mother need not be a ‘close relative’

Rajya Sabha Select Committee on Surrogacy Bill says surrogate mother need not be a ‘close relative’

Recommends omission of five year time limit before seeking surrogacy Single women and PIOs recommended to avail surrogacy

Insurance cover for surrogate mother to be increased from 16 months to 36 months

Favours passing of ART Bill before Surrogacy Bill

12:03 PM IST

Pornography, particularly child pornography is a serious menace: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Pornography, particularly child pornography is a serious menace. Revenge pornography is rising in the country. We are taking a lot of measures. Central Government, State Governments and State police are working together to curb it: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad in Lok Sabha

11:20 AM IST

Let us all support construction of grand Ram Temple in Ayodhya: PM Modi

Let us all support construction of grand Ram Temple in Ayodhya: PM Modi in Lok Sabha

11:18 AM IST

After the verdict on the Ram Janmabhoomi issue came out, people of India displayed remarkable faith in democratic processes: PM Modi

After the verdict on the Ram Janmabhoomi issue came out, the people of India displayed remarkable faith in democratic processes and procedures. I salute the 130 crore people of India: PM Modi

11:16 AM IST

Land allotted to newly formed Ram Mandir trust: PM Modi

The government has decided that erstwhile disputed 67.703 acres of land in Ayodhya will be given to the newly formed trust: PM Modi

11:14 AM IST

Together, let us all work in the direction of building a grand Ram Mandir: PM Modi

Together, let us all work in the direction of building a grand Ram Mandir: PM Modi

11:14 AM IST

We are all members of one family. This is the ethos of India: PM Modi

We are all members of one family. This is the ethos of India.

We want every Indian to be happy and healthy.

Guided by ‘Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas, Sabka Vishwas’ we are working for the welfare of every Indian: PM Modi

11:13 AM IST

UP has agreed to give five acres of land to Sunni Wakf Board as directed by Supreme Court in Ayodhya matter: PM

Uttar Pradesh has agreed to give five acres of land to Sunni Wakf Board as directed by Supreme Court in Ayodhya matter: PM Modi

11:12 AM IST

Cabinet drafted plan to construct Ram Temple: PM Modi

Cabinet drafted plan to construct Ram Temple: PM Modi

11:10 AM IST

Surrogacy bill report tabled in house

Surrogacy bill report tabled in house

First published: Feb 05, 2020 10:56 IST