Lok Sabha News

Over 8.5 lakh Indians gave up their citizenship since 2015: Govt

Over 8.5 lakh Indians gave up their citizenship since 2015: Govt

New Delhi: As many as 8.5 lakh Indians have renounced their citizenship in the past seven years till September 30, the Centre informed the Lok Sabha on Tuesday citing data available with the Union ministry of home affairs. Most Indians renounced their Indian citizenship in the year 2019, data shows.

FDI limit increased to 74% as Insurance (Amendment) Bill 2021 passed in LS

FDI limit increased to 74% as Insurance (Amendment) Bill 2021 passed in LS

New Delhi: The limit for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in insurance sector was notched up to 74 per cent after the Insurance (Amendment) Bill, 2021 gets on Monday a green signal in Lok Sabha to help insurers deal with issues concerning financial stress. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday that

Nitin Gadkari presents ‘vehicle scrappage policy’ in Lok Sabha

Nitin Gadkari presents ‘vehicle scrappage policy’ in Lok Sabha

New Delhi: The Union Minister for Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Nitin Gadkari on Thursday presented the vehicle scrappage policy in the lower House of the Parliament. Asserting it to be a win-win policy for scrapping old vehicles, the transport minister said “Older vehicles pollute 10 to 12 times