The Bill seeks to overturn a Supreme Court ruling which said the case has to be initiated where the cheque-issuing branch was located.
Regrettably, neither before nor after has pre-poll canvassing been so sordid as in 1969, incidentally the Mahatma’s birth centenary year.
The House was adjourned for the day today till Monday, minutes after it assembled this morning.
Logjam continued in the Parliament today with Opposition demanding resignation of Raje and Swaraj.
The counter-strategy was explained to MPs at a meeting of the BJP parliamentary party which was also attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah.
Members of Congress and Left carried placards and raised slogans against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the government for not acting against Swaraj and Raje in Lalit Modi row.
Sushma Swaraj has said that she will make a big disclosure in Parliament on a senior Congress leader
Rajya Sabha saw repeated adjournments with opposition members creating uproar, including by trooping into the Well of the House.
The NDA government will introduce eight new bills and take up 11 pending bills for consideration and passage during the Monsoon session beginning July 21, sources said.
A number of panel members has indicated their willingness to further extend the deadline for submission of its report.
The government’s strategy is expected to be finalised before an all party meeting to be held on July 20
Katju’s writ petition filed through former Solicitor General of India Gopal Subramaniam names the Lok Sabha Speaker, Rajya Sabha Chairman as well as the general secretaries of the two houses.
Opposition plans to paralyse proceedings to press for resignations of Sushma, Raje, Irani.
Too much propriety could expunge debate from Parliament.
The report mentions that while the sanctioned strength of NCC is 15 lakh cadets, the actual number on rolls of NCC stood at 11,73,029 last year.
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