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LS Speaker: ‘One nation, one legislative platform’ by 2023

April 08, 2022 8:05 am

“Besides, our endeavour is to provide all the documents through metadata so that people can access the proceedings of the House,” Birla said.

5 Questions: RSP MP N K Premachandran

April 08, 2022 2:32 am

'It has been a fruitful session and there have been some good debates, especially the one on the Ukraine crisis... But, unfortunately, we could not discuss the most important issue — price rise — because government did not want a debate on it.'

CAG flags flaws in road project on Nepal border

April 07, 2022 7:20 am

The MHA released Rs 1,709.17 crore to the states concerned as of March 31, 2021. The deadline of the project was March 2016, which was extended to December 2022.

Seven Bills on RS agenda in last week of budget session

April 02, 2022 2:58 pm

The Bills that are proposed to be taken up by the Upper House during the last week of the current session include the Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order (Amendment) Bill, 2022, relating to Tripura as passed by Lok Sabha, and the Delhi Municipal Corporation (Amendment) Bill, 2022, passed by Lok Sabha earlier this week.

Extra attempt in UPSC exam: SC urges Govt to consider representation in light of committee report

April 01, 2022 6:17 pm

A bench headed by Justice A M Khanwilkar was hearing a plea filed by three aspirants who had cleared the UPSC 2021 prelims exam but could not appear in all papers of the main exam after testing positive for COVID-19 and are now seeking an extra attempt to appear in the exams.

Retiring MPs reminisce about past, advise on future

April 01, 2022 7:58 am

Swapan Dasgupta suggested it was time to have a look at whether lawmaking should become the central focus of the parliamentary agenda or to “move to something else”.

5 questions: BJP wants to hide cases of communal and caste riots, says Cong MP Sudhakaran

March 25, 2022 6:47 am

'Lok Sabha Speaker disallowed my question to the Prime Minister on rising communalism and the National Security Council’s threat assessment of the recent controversy pertaining to religious garments worn by students.'

Day after quitting LS, Akhilesh says will take people’s struggle from sadan to sadak

March 24, 2022 7:14 am

Akhilesh was elected to the Uttar Pradesh Assembly from Karhal in the just-concluded elections.  Before getting elected to the House, he represented Azamgarh as an MP in the Lok Sabha.

House panel flags low coverage of rural drinking water scheme in big states

March 24, 2022 2:21 am

The committee also expressed disappointment regarding under-utilisation of Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM) funds, saying this would deprive targeted beneficiaries of access to safe and clean potable water at their homes.

No disinvestment, we’ve only leased airports: Scindia in Lok Sabha

March 24, 2022 7:14 am

He urged the chief ministers across the country to reduce the VAT on the Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) in their respective states, which, he said, would lead to increase in connectivity and the revenue.