Lok Sabha

Citizenship Bill aims to give Indian nationality to minorities from Pakistan, Bangladesh: Nityanand Rai

Rai said the Citizenship Act, 1955, treats such persons as "illegal migrants" and disentitles them from applying for Indian citizenship.

published on : 16th July 2019

Nearly 400 terrorists infiltrated into J&K in 3 years, minister tells Lok Sabha 

There were 143 incidents of infiltration in 2018, 136 in 2017 and the number was 119 in 2016, the minister said.

published on : 16th July 2019

Congress MP Manish Tewari gives Zero Hour notice over UN report on Kashmir

Expressing concerns over the report, Tewari submitted the notice in the Lower House of the Parliament.

published on : 16th July 2019

NIA Amendment Bill passed in Lok Sabha, Shah says Modi government will never misuse law

Parliament should speak in one voice in giving powers to the NIA to send out a message to terrorists and the world, he asserted.

published on : 15th July 2019

Amit Shah, Asaduddin Owaisi lock horns over NIA amendment bill in Lok Sabha

The verbal duel between the two leaders started when opposition members including Owaisi started interrupting BJP's Satyapal Singh.

published on : 15th July 2019

Bill to ban commercial surrogacy reintroduced in Lok Sabha

The bill was passed by Lok Sabha in December, 2018 but lapsed as it could not get nod from Parliament.

published on : 15th July 2019

Centre targeting West Bengal government, alleges TMC leader

BJP members were seen protesting against the remarks. However, Bandyopadhyay did not elaborate on the content of the advisories.

published on : 15th July 2019

Congress failed to link unemployment, agrarian crisis with nationalism in Lok Sabha polls: Gaurav Gogoi

Gaurav Gogoi said results of 2019 elections were "extremely disappointing" given that the Congress had formed governments in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh months before.

published on : 14th July 2019

Income tax raids at DMK man’s residence in Vellore ahead of fresh polls

The team found Rs. 27 lakh cash in his house and although Ezhumalai claimed the money was earned through his business deals, he could not show any documents as proof.

published on : 13th July 2019

AIADMK, DMK lock horns over election results in Tamil Nadu Assembly

AIADMK and DMK leaders clash over the recent election results in the Tamil Nadu Assembly which also involved the CM K Palaniswami.

published on : 12th July 2019

Rahul Gandhi, Rajnath Singh spar on farmer suicides

The Congress leader alleged that despite the moratorium announced by the state government, financial institutions were harassing farmers for loan recovery.

published on : 12th July 2019

The government faces flak in Lok Sabha for 'tall claims' on railways

Both Houses of Parliament functioned till late hours in a bid to wrap up Budget discussions to allow the window to the government to push pending legislative businesses.

published on : 12th July 2019

'Modi will one day sell India', alleges Opposition on government trying to privatise Railways

During a debate on demands for grants under the Ministry of Railways, the Congress, TMC and other parties tore into the government as they opposed alleged attempts to privatise the railways.

published on : 11th July 2019

'Will Thoothukudi villagers understand': Kanimozhi slams Centre for naming schemes only in Hindi

"I have seen signboards in Thoothukudi saying PM Sadak Yojana, with no translation. I do not understand it," DMK MP said while raising the issue in the Lok Sabha.

published on : 11th July 2019

Want to chat? Go out, Lok Sabha Speaker Birla tells MPs

'I have seen the tendency of some members of talking to each other while sitting in their seats as well as while standing,' Birl.

published on : 11th July 2019
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