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Govt to press for termination of Lok Sabha membership of one suspended MP

March 06, 2020 7:34 am

The Congress MPs were suspended under Rule 374 of the Rules of Procedure For The Conduct of Business in the Lok Sabha.

Parliament Highlights: Both Houses adjourned amid ruckus over Delhi riots

March 04, 2020 2:22 pm

During the proceedings in the Lok Sabha, the opposition trooped into shouting slogans and some of them displayed placards, demanding resignation of Home Minister Amit Shah.

In a House divided, Speaker OM Birla emerges with praise from both sides

August 14, 2019 8:38 am

A big pat on the back for Birla came on the floor of the House when Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, leader of main opposition Congress, lauded him for “listening to the Opposition.”

Parliament session ends on bright note, record sittings

August 08, 2019 1:49 am

Thirty-two Bills were cleared in 35 sittings in the first session of 17th Lok Sabha.

Most productive session since 1952, says Lok Sabha Speaker

August 06, 2019 10:16 pm

He was speaking before adjourning the House sine die. The first session of the 17th Lok Sabha, which began on June 17, was to conclude on July 26, but it was extended till August 7.

Bill to empower transgender persons gets Lok Sabha nod

August 06, 2019 2:12 am

MoS for Social Justice Ratanlal Kataria said the Bill makes provision for establishing a national authority for safeguarding rights of transgender persons.

Transgender Persons bill passed in Lok Sabha

August 05, 2019 8:19 pm

The Bill 2019 was passed by a voice vote amid noisy protests by some opposition parties over Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury not being allowed to speak on his adjournment notice.

Rajya Sabha Dy Chairman Harivansh calls for solutions to resolve MPLADS issues

July 31, 2019 1:23 am

The MPLADS scheme was launched during the Narasimha Rao Government in 1993, ostensibly to provide funds for developmental works recommended by individual MPs.

Explained: How Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill save common investors

July 30, 2019 4:59 pm

In essence, all deposit schemes, with or without interest, except those regulated by the government, have been banned by the bill.

Parliament HIGHLIGHTS: Lok Sabha passes Banning of Unregulated Deposit Schemes Bill; both Houses adjourned

July 24, 2019 8:36 pm

Parliament Session 2019 India Today HIGHLIGHTS: Rajya Sabha passes the POCSO (Amendment) Bill, 2019.


Day 16 in Parliament: Protests in both Houses, outside too

March 27, 2018 5:15 pm

The Parliament has adjourned for the day over a huge uproar for taking up the no-confidence motion moved by the opposition parties. Speaker Sumitra Mahajan has maintained that even though she was “duty-bound” to take up the notice, she could not move forward and count the number of people backing the notice because the House was not in order

Parliament Winter Session begins, Narendra Modi government ready to face heat

November 24, 2014 9:04 pm

Narendra Modi government's first Parliament winter session began today.