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Saturday, September 18, 2021

Zero Hour


To disparage India’s parliamentary democracy, some are imagining its decline

October 16, 2020 9:15 am

Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore writes: When it comes to Parliament’s health, post-Narendra Modi, its productivity and standing as a forum for debate have actually been raised.

Twitter, Facebook arbitrarily censuring 'nationalistic' content: BJP MP Tejasvi Surya

September 23, 2020 10:43 pm

Raising the issue during Zero Hour in Lok Sabha, Surya said for a long time there have been many "credible" allegations made against Twitter, Facebook and their affiliates of "arbitrary and unilateral regulation and censuring" of content posted by third party users, especially those with a "nationalistic approach".

Opposition parties planning joint offensive against govt in Parliament

September 06, 2020 7:47 pm

The rapid rise in the number of COVID 19 cases will also come up for discussion. The opposition will also raise the heat in Parliament on the row over social media giant Facebook and allegations that it is soft on ruling party members when it came to applying hate speech rules.

An Expert Explains: What are Question Hour and Zero Hour, and why do they matter?

September 06, 2020 10:16 am

In view of the pandemic and a truncated Monsoon Session, Parliament has said no to Question Hour and curtailed Zero Hour. The Opposition has strongly criticised this. Why these two periods are important.

Uproar in J&K House as body of slain cop yet to reach Leh home

April 08, 2015 1:52 am

Namgyal pointed out that the body of the deceased policeman had not yet reached his family in Leh.

Government not to remove 'secular', 'socialist' words from Preamble

February 24, 2015 3:07 pm

Jyotiraditya Scindia also sought to raise the controversial remarks about Mother Teresa by RSS Mohan Bhagwat.

Inside track: Zero Hour

July 27, 2014 12:38 am

Modi believes that there will be unnecessary delays if objections are put as file notings, as these files shuttle back and forth.

Cane price fires House debate,BSP walks out

December 11, 2013 3:45 am

House also passed the second supplementary budget for Rs 3619.76 crore before it was adjourned sine-die by the speaker.

Rohtak PGI rules out rape and murder

April 08, 2014 4:39 pm

Jind girl death : Kin now want third autopsy to be held at AIIMS in Delhi


March 21, 2013 3:27 am

The SP government assured the Assembly on Wednesday that the widow of Circle Officer Mani Prasad Pathak,who was killed in 2007 while trying to capture a dacoit,will be given job as per her qualification.