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‘Bill to Address Bankruptcy in Finance Sector in Next Parliament Session’

New Delhi: The government is likely to introduce in the monsoon session of Parliament a separate bankruptcy law to deal with insolvency in financial sector companies that include banks and NBFCs. The proposed bill will cover all financial service providers that include banks, NBFCs and microfinance institutions which have money deposited, a senior finance ministry official has said. New Delhi: ... Read More »

Bill to replace AG as gaming board counsel has Wednesday hearing

CARSON CITY — A bill that would provide separate legal counsel to the state Gaming Control Board and Gaming Commission was introduced Monday in the Assembly Ways and Means Committee. Assembly Bill 513 would establish the new general counsel for the gaming agency, replacing the attorney general’s office for legal work on most matters coming to the board and commission. ... Read More »

This is not the health-care bill that Trump promised

After years of insisting the Affordable Care Act was “rammed through” without Americans knowing what it would cost, House Republicans passed their own health-care plan on May 4, without an estimate of its impact from the Congressional Budget Office. (Jenny Starrs/The Washington Post) It was one thing for Donald Trump to pledge on the campaign trail that his plan for health ... Read More »

Hungarian education minister defends controversial bill

Young protesters outside the Presidential Palace in Buda Castle of Budapest on April 10, 2017, during a demonstration against a new higher education legislation | Attila Kisbenedek/AFP via Getty Images After days of protests and international criticism, the Hungarian government dispatched its education minister to Brussels to defend a controversial law that critics say would effectively shutter the Central European University, funded ... Read More »

State lawmaker to drop controversial education bill

A state legislator who sought to shift the burden of proof in special education hearings to parents is dropping the controversial bill. “I don’t plan on pursuing it as is,” state Rep. Tom O’Dea, who represents New Canaan and Wilton, said Tuesday. The Republican lawmaker said he changed his mind after meeting with constituents from other municipalities, including Stamford, where ... Read More »

West Bengal: Make changes in new bill, teachers request Education Minister

Several teachers including a former university vice-chancellor were badly beaten by police when they refused to call off their rally, said WBCUTA general secretary Shrutinath Prahara. In picture, Teachers protesting in Kolkata against the new education bill RELATED STORIES Mumbai: 25 per cent seats reserved for EWS in school admissions 7-year-old girl seeks a job in Google, gets touching reply ... Read More »

After IIM bill, more central institutions could be granted autonomy: Javadekar

Giving autonomy to IIMs is a “milestone” Javadekar said adding that while government will continue to provide funds for the development of these institutes but “sans government controls” In picture, Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar (File Photo) RELATED STORIES UP Class 10 Boards 2017: Date sheet released, exams to begin from March 16 Quality of education remain a challenge, but ... Read More »

IIM Bill 2017: Approved by cabinet, students will now get degrees instead of diplomas

The Bill enables the IIMs to award degrees instead of diplomas. In picture, IIM-Calcutta (File Photo) RELATED STORIES Teach For India Fellowship Programme 2017: Registration details Sonali Bendre has a message for CBSE Board 2017 students Osmania university Centenary Celebrations should be held on a grand scale, says Telangana CM Kerala: Education sector is the most corrupt, says AK Antony ... Read More »

IIM: Bill to placed in cabinet likely to give statutory powers to the institute

Based on this inquiry, the Board may even remove the director of the institute or order any other action. In picture, IIM-Bangalore (File Photo) RELATED STORIES JNU: Entrance examination fee hiked by 27 per cent Twinkle Khanna supports education for slum kids in India Miranda House wins Sanjay Shrivastava Memorial debate JKBOSE Results 2016: Class 12 Annual Examination (Kashmir Division) ... Read More »

NCTE recruitment bill for teachers passed: West Bengal

Under the new norms, eligibility for applying for classes six to eight is graduation with 50 per cent marks, for classes nine to ten, it is graduation/PG with 50 per cent marks, and for classes 11 and 12, it is PG with 50 per cent marks. recruitment RELATED STORIES US is most preferred destination for Indian students Aadhaar-enabled biometric attendance ... Read More »