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Karnataka assembly passes bill to regulate private hospitals

Karnataka assembly clears bill to regulate private hospitals

The Karnataka assembly on Wednesday here passed a bill to regulate the functioning of private hospitals across the state. “The Karnataka Private Medical Establishments Act (Amendment) Bill 2017 has been passed in the Assembly by voice vote after discussion on its various provisions by lawmakers of the ruling and opposition[Read More…]

Bill passed for worker compensation in industrial accident

A bill has been passed in the parliament on Wednesday to ensure a compensation up to Rs 1 lakh in case of injury in an industrial accident. Any employer to violate this provision will be charged with a big penalty. The Employees Compensation (Amendment) Act 2016, that amends the Employee’s Compensation[Read More…]

Possession of scrapped notes to be punishable

The government on Friday introduced a bill in Lok Sabha that provides for holding, transfer and receiving of old Rs 500 and Rs 1000 currency notes a criminal offence, punishable with a minimum fine of Rs 10,000.  Holding of more than 10 scrapped notes of Rs 500/1000 denomination will be[Read More…]

British MPs approve first stage of Brexit bill

Prime Minister Theresa May’s idea to take Britain out of the European Union passed its first legislative obstacle on Wednesday. The development paved the way for her administration to take-off separation talks by the end of March this year. May’s administration is seeking support for a new law that can[Read More…]

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