Tag: Parliament

Parliament to meet from January 31, interim budget on Feb 1

New Delhi: Parliament will meet from January 31 to February 13 for the Budget session with interim budget to be…

Macedonian Parliament agrees to rename country

Skopje: The Macedonian Parliament unanimously agreed to change the name of the country to the Republic of North Macedonia, ending…

Indrasena hails PM on EBC Bill passage in Parliament

Hyderabad: Senior BJP Leader N. Indrasena Reddy on Thursday claimed that the decision of the Union government to provide 10…

Uproar in Rajya Sabha over the extension of Session

New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha witnessed noisy scenes on Wednesday when the House met to consider and pass the quota…

Congress, Trinamool stage walk out over Citizenship Bill in LS

New Delhi: The Congress and the Trinamool Congress staged a walk out from the Lok Sabha over a bill that…

Once again, Rahul Gandhi caught winking in Parliament

New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi was caught winking in the Lok Sabha once again on Friday, six months after…

Rajya Sabha to take up Triple Talaq Bill today

New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha will take up the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill '18, popularly known…

Mamata urges parties to give 33 pc quota to women in Parliament, Assemblies

Howrah: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday urged political parties to give 33 per cent reservation to women…

Security beefed up before Bangladesh polls on Sunday

Dhaka: As Bangladesh prepares to go for polling on December 30 to elect a new Parliament in the country, armed…

Triple Talaq: Discussion on the bill in LS on Dec 27 – Here’re the possible outcomes

New Delhi: BJP on Tuesday issued a whip to its Lok Sabha members to be present in the House on…

Parliament to resume Thursday, LS likely to discuss triple talaq

New Delhi: The Triple Talaq Bill, which is high on the government's agenda, is likely to be taken up for…

Parliament panel slams Delhi Police, MHA for delay in commissioning CCTVs

New Delhi: A Parliamentary panel has pulled up the Delhi Police and the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) for delay…

Government seeks Parliament approval for additional Rs. 85,948 Crore gross spending

NEW DELHI: The government is seeking Parliament's approval for Rs. 85,948 crore in additional spending, which includes a capital infusion…

AIADMK MPs protest inside Parliament premises against construction of dam on Cauvery river

New Delhi: AIADMK MPs on Wednesday staged a protest in front of the Gandhi statue inside the Parliament premises against…

New ‘all women’ political party launched

New Delhi: A "National Women's Party" was launched here on Tuesday with the aim of ensuring 50 per cent representation…

Nepal Parliament to commence next week

Kathmandu: Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari has called for the third session of the Parliament from next week. The winter…

Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s life-size portrait to be unveiled in Parliament’s Central Hall

New Delhi: A life-size portrait of former Prime Minister and Bharat Ratna will be installed in the Central Hall of…

Ensure Passage of women’s reservation Bill in Parliament: Vice President

NEW DELHI: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu appealed to all political parties to arrive at a consensus and ensure the passage…

Can’t stop Parliament from examining Rafale says P. Chidambaram

New Delhi: The Parliament cannot be stopped from examining the Rafale deal asserted former finance minister and senior advocate P.…

Parliament should summon Attorney General: Yechury on Rafale deal

New Delhi: Communist Party of India (Marxist) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Sunday said that the Parliament should summon Attorney…