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Empty chairs greet Speaker on Day 1 of Winter session 

Lack of quorum forces Speaker to adjourn House; finally just 80 MLAs attend

published on : 14th November 2017

Winter Session to be held only for a week as BJP braces up for Gujarat polls

The short Winter Session is on cards around December 12, when campaigning for Gujarat polls concludes while sources say chief Amit Shah doesn’t want distractions in preparations as dates clash.

published on : 13th November 2017

Political heat expected to make Belagavi winter session stormy

BJP has announced that it will not allow the session to be conducted till Minister K J George resigns; JD(S) has said it would take on the govt on farmer suicides.

published on : 13th November 2017

Winter session of Andhra Pradesh assembly minus Opposition starts today

Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said that people will be able to understand it better if it is explained on the floor of the Assembly. 

published on : 10th November 2017

Parliament should function despite differences: Prime Minister Modi

After the Winter Session was washed out due to protests over demonetisation, Modi reached out to the opposition on the eve of the Budget session.

published on : 30th January 2017

Opposition stalled Parliament to sidestep discussion on political funding: Shah

BJP president Amit Shah today hit out in UP at the opposition for opposing the centre's demonetisation move.

published on : 17th December 2016

Shadow of demonetisation disruptions in Lok Sabha

Manoj Rajoria (BJP) struck a similar note "I am happy the way the House is functioning today in public interest."

published on : 16th December 2016

Divided opposition to take on ruling BJD during winter session

The recent change of health secretary indicates that the ruling BJD has taken the children's deaths seriously.

published on : 29th November 2016

Demonetisation: PM Modi to attend Rajya Sabha today as opposition ups the ante

Since the first day of the ongoing Winter Session, the opposition leaders are calling for the Prime Minister to speak on the issue.

published on : 24th November 2016

Government ready to discuss all issues: PM Modi

Modi said his government was ready to discuss all issues, while expressing hope for contribution from all political parties.

published on : 17th November 2016

Congress demands PM be present in RS to debate demonetisation tomorrow

The Prime Minister has also urged the opposition parties to put forth their arguments in a fruitful manner.

published on : 16th November 2016

Ready for any debate: PM ahead of winter session

Recalling Parliament’s last session, he said that an important bill like the GST was passed which was a big step, and I had thanked all the parties at that time.

published on : 16th November 2016

Winter session of parliament gears up for demonetisation war

The month-long winter session of parliament which begins today, is expected to be a stormy one, with opposition parties determined to corner the government.

published on : 16th November 2016

DMK to raise key issues in Parliament: Kanimozhi

DMK MP Kanimozhi said her party members in both the Houses will raise key issues concerning Tamil Nadu.

published on : 16th November 2016

Sonia Gandhi chairs Congress meet to discuss strategy for Parliament's winter session

Congress will take up the issue of demonetisation during the parliament session to corner the government.

published on : 15th November 2016