Monsoon session

Political parties favour extending Parliament session

A Rajya Sabha member from the ruling party said that the House could discuss and pass a maximum of six bills in the next four days while the government has listed as many as 18-19 bills.

published on : 22nd July 2019

Government mulling extension of ongoing Parliament session by 2-3 days: Source

At the BJP's parliamentary party meeting on Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said the session can be extended, if required.

published on : 19th 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

Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy confident of smooth Monsoon session

'We are confident and prepared for a smooth and fruitful legislative session,' tweeted Kumaraswamy in Kannada hours ahead of the beginning of the 10-day Monsoon session.

published on : 12th July 2019

BJP issues whip to its MPs in Lok Sabha, asks them to be present on Friday, Monday

According to sources, the whip has been issued as some important legislations are likely to be taken up for passage.

published on : 26th June 2019

 'Don't divide India for votes, one election, one ideology not acceptable': Anand Sharma in Rajya Sabha

He also talked about India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru's achievements, both in the freedom struggle and post-independence.

published on : 26th June 2019

Speaker Om Birla appreciated for extending Zero Hour for an additional two hours

Birla was elected to the Lok Sabha first time in 2014 and was re-elected this year from Rajasthan's Kota-Bundi seat.

published on : 26th June 2019

'Mob lynching pains me but don't insult Jharkhand': PM Modi breaks silence over lynching

The remarks came two days after the Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, Ghulam Nabi Azad, condemned the incident of mob lynching in Jharkhand's Seraikela district.

published on : 26th June 2019

BJP MP demands probe into Bhandari-Vadra link

Raising the issue during the Zero Hour, Nishikant Dubey (BJP) said the government should also find out who were the beneficiaries of the Pilatus aircraft purchase deal.

published on : 26th June 2019

Minorities safer under PM Modi, says K J Alphons

Speaking on the Motion of Thanks on the President's address, he said Modi is "more democratic" than anyone before him.

published on : 26th June 2019

Nizamabad MP Dharmapuri Arvind covers ground in first Lok Sabha speech

The BJP leader said Modi’s leadership had been beneficial to everyone in the country and thanked the people of his constituency for casting their votes for him.

published on : 26th June 2019

G Kishan Reddy fails to answer AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi in Lok Sabha

The MP from Hyderabad asked his counterpart from Secundarabad on whether the Centre would conduct delimitation in Jammu and Kashmir in the future.

published on : 26th June 2019

Trinamool MPs Nusrat Jahan, Mimi Chakraborty take oath as Lok Sabha members

The two actors-turned-politicians could not take oath as Nusrat Jahan recently got married to businessman Nikhil Jain and Chakraborty also attended the ceremony in Turkey.

published on : 25th June 2019

JP Nadda seeks Opposition support to run Rajya Sabha smoothly

During his address, Nadda said while in Opposition, he had got the award of best parliamentarian.

published on : 24th June 2019

'You came to power calling Rahul, Sonia 'thieves', how are they in Parliament': Adhir Ranjan asks BJP

The Congress leader in a scathing attack asked if the BJP managed to catch anybody in their 2G and coal allocation scams.

published on : 24th June 2019
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