Competition, modern lifestyle blamed as Rajya Sabha debates drug abuse

D Raja of the CPI asked for government’s intervention on two levels — preventing availability of drugs and “an awareness campaign at a social level”. Unhealthy competition, modern lifestyle, neoliberal society, and the cycle of physical and mental abuse were some of the reasons mentioned in Rajya Sabha on Thursday as to why children as … Read more Competition, modern lifestyle blamed as Rajya Sabha debates drug abuse

Rajya Sabha nod to Insolvency bill

Parliament, on 12th May 2016, passed a bill that seeks to create time-bound processes for insolvency resolution of companies and individuals. The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code Bill was approved by the Rajya Sabha by voice vote after a brief debate. Once the bill is signed by the President, India would have a new law on … Read more Rajya Sabha nod to Insolvency bill