September 21, 2020 9:17 am
Addressing a press conference later, Congress MP K C Venugopal alleged that BJP MPs were seen “whispering in the ears” of the Deputy Chairman and demanded to know what “conspiracy” had transpired.
September 13, 2020 8:48 am
It is evident that the Modi government will use its brute majority and pass the amendments, irrespective of the views of state governments, dealing another blow to federalism.
September 02, 2020 9:30 pm
Opposing the move, Trinamool Congress MP and Floor Leader in Rajya Sabha Derek O' Brien said the opposition members will lose the right to question the government.
August 29, 2020 1:58 am
On Friday, the Speaker held a meeting with officials from the Health Ministry, ICMR, AIIMS, DRDO and Delhi government to finalise the arrangements for the session amid the pandemic.
August 26, 2020 1:14 am
The ruling BJP is likely to face Opposition attack on a range of issues from the pandemic to the LAC standoff, the economic situation and unemployment.
August 16, 2020 9:01 pm
Sources said the Rajya Sabha secretariat is working overtime for the last two weeks to see that the arrangements are ready for testing, rehearsal and final inspection by next week.
July 02, 2019 5:23 pm
Speaking in the Lok Sabha, Moitra said Parliament is becoming a forum to raise West Bengal issues and that things are being generalised.
June 20, 2019 2:39 am
Recounting how Radhakrishna Vikhe-Patil had leveled accusations of corruption against the Chief Minister’s Office not so long ago, Opposition members targeted him for changing his stance.
June 20, 2019 1:34 am
The number of MPs who took oath in English has come down from 114 in 2014 to 54 in 2019.
June 20, 2019 1:28 am
Congratulating Om Birla on his election to the office of Speaker, Chowdhury pointed out that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said outside the House that henceforth there will be no “ruling (paksh) or opposition (vipaksh) — only an impartial system”.
June 19, 2019 10:11 am
The Lok Sabha will have a total of 30 sittings and Rajya Sabha 27 sittings, ending July 26.