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Rajya Sabha adjourned sine die amid calls by Oppn to discuss land deals in Ayodhya

December 22, 2021 1:26 pm

Mallikarjun Kharge's request was denied as Rajya Sabha Chairperson Venkaiah Naidu said a newspaper cannot be read out and prior notice has to be given.

Will not be a rubber stamp of any party: TMC on not signing joint statement of Opposition parties

November 30, 2021 9:07 pm

Two TMC Rajya Sabha MPs, Dola Sen and Shanta Chhetri, announced that they will hold a dharna in front of the Gandhi statue inside Parliament premises from 10 am to 6 pm daily till the end of the Winter Session to protest against the move to suspend them.

In speeches, PM called for ‘quality debates’; in House, Govt pushed 15 Bills in under 10 mins last session

November 30, 2021 6:21 am

Just a few hours before the Bill was passed, Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted that the government was willing to discuss all issues with an “open mind” and ready to answer all questions — a statement he has often repeated, advocating debate and discussions in Parliament.

MPs' suspension: Govt believes Opp missed chance to present its side

November 30, 2021 12:10 pm

A source called what happened in the Monsoon Session “a planned attack" to ensure that the House did not run, and said the MPs concerned had not just obstructed Prime Minister Narendra Modi but also others from speaking.

Winter Session chill: Congress, TMC in Opposition boycott of Constitution Day event today

November 26, 2021 7:17 am

The coordinated move came even as the Congress decided to reach out to all like-minded parties to ensure Opposition unity in Parliament. Other Opposition parties, including RJD, DMK and the Left, are also expected to stay away from the event.

Don't understand this kind of national security: Cong hits out at Centre over Chinese 'intrusions' in Arunachal

November 22, 2021 7:16 am

The Congress also accused the BJP of preaching on the subject of national security to the entire country while digressing from a serious issue that affected “India's integrity and sovereignty”.

500 farmers in tractors to march to Parliament every day from Nov 29

November 10, 2021 9:33 am

The SKM has also called for massive mahapanchayats in all state capitals on November 26 as part of the first anniversary of the agitation at Delhi borders.

Govt likely to hold winter session in Belagavi: Karnataka CM

September 27, 2021 9:40 am

Leader of Opposition Siddaramaiah and Legislative Council Chairman Basavaraj Horatti had urged the government to hold the monsoon session of the legislature in Belagavi, but it was held in state capital Bengaluru from September 13 to 24.

State legislatures have an abysmal record in terms of number of sittings per year

December 25, 2020 8:58 am

Continuous and close scrutiny by legislatures is central to improving governance in the country. Increasing the number of working days for state legislatures is a first step in increasing their effectiveness.

Karnataka: Bill on cow slaughter ban to be tabled during winter session

November 26, 2020 8:49 am

Karnataka's Minister for Animal Husbandry Prabhu Chauhan said the Bill is being tabled after detailed discussions with Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa.