Monsoon session

Many loose ends in new Personal Data Protection Bill 2022

The new bill retains the exemptions to government and government agencies in the pretext of national security, and  maintenance of public order.

published on : 20th November 2022

Winter session of Parliament to begin on December 7 for 23 days

Winter session, 2022 of Parliament will commence from December 7 and continue till December 29 having 17 sittings spread over a period of 23 days.

published on : 19th November 2022

CM Yogi exudes confidence ahead of Monsoon session, says will respond to opposition's questions

"People of the state have a lot of expectations from this session. Our govt will be discussing several issues like floods. We'll answer the opposition's questions during this Monsoon session," he said

published on : 19th September 2022

Women MLAs to get a fixed day to raise issues in Assembly

The UP assembly has a strength of 403 members of which only 47 are women. 

published on : 14th September 2022

Jharkhand government okays Rs 2.6 crore for VIP chartered flight 

State cabinet approves day-long Assembly session next week

published on : 2nd September 2022

Maharashtra Opposition boycotts Shinde government's tea party

The Opposition called its party meeting at Vidhan Bhavan. The meeting was chaired by the Leader of Opposition and senior NCP leader Ajit Pawar.

published on : 17th August 2022

Monsoon session extremely disappointing, govt was in rush to curtail session: Cong

The Congress said the government did not have a legislative agenda and though it listed 32 bills at the start of the session, it managed to pass only seven in Lok Sabha and five in Rajya Sabha.

published on : 9th August 2022

Marred by frequent disruptions, Monsoon session ends before schedule; Trinamool attacks Modi government

Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha, which were adjourned sine die this afternoon, saw the passage of seven and five bills, respectively, during the session which was to end on August 12.

published on : 8th August 2022

Lok Sabha passes bill to promote non-fossil fuel

The Bill provides for penalties for violations by industrial units or vessels, and on manufacturers if a vehicle fails to comply with fuel consumption norms.

published on : 8th August 2022

Parliament adjourned sine die four days ahead of schedule

LS Speaker said it met for 16 days and passed seven legislations. RS Chairman said detailed statistics pertaining to the session will be circulated during the course by the Rajya Sabha secretariat.

published on : 8th August 2022

Lok Sabha adjourned for the day amid Oppn uproar over 'misuse' of ED

Amid the sloganeering by Opposition members, the Question Hour went on till around 11:30 am and five questions as well as their related supplementaries were taken up.

published on : 4th August 2022

Congress MPs suspension revoked; Lok Sabha session resumes with price rise discussion

Proceedings during the monsoon session of the Parliament were adjourned on many occasions amid ruckus by Opposition members over inflation, price rise, and GST hike on daily essentials.

published on : 1st August 2022

Ruckus continues in Parliament as Opposition protests over Sanjay Raut arrest, price rise, Congress MPs' suspension

Some MPs from the opposition benches also came into the Well of the House and shouted slogans. However, Bhubaneswar Kalita, who was in the chair, went ahead with the Question Hour.

published on : 1st August 2022

Women safety, MSP, Gujarat hooch tragedy: Opposition seeks debates on multiple issues in Parliament

TMC Lok Sabha members Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar and Dola Sen and Rajya Sabha MP Mausam Noor had submitted notices for a discussion on the 'need for prevention of crimes against women'.

published on : 1st August 2022

Monsoon session: Now, Opposition eyes debate on Agnipath after price rise ‘victory’

Lok Sabha functioned for about a quarter of its scheduled time and Rajya Sabha for about 20 per cent in the first two weeks of 2022 due to repeated disruptions.

published on : 1st August 2022

Amid Opposition hue and cry over 'poor treatment' to suspended MPs, Modi government gears up for price rice debate in Parliament

The Lok Sabha is expected to take up the discussion on Monday while Rajya Sabha may take it up on Tuesday. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will reply to the discussion in both Houses.

published on : 30th July 2022

Three more Rajya Sabha members suspended for unruly behaviour

Soon after the House met after the first adjournment, opposition members continued with their protest in the well of the house.

published on : 28th July 2022

'Slip of the tongue': Adhir on 'rashtrapatni' row as BJP protests against Congress leader

Holding placards near gate number one of Parliament House, the MPs, including Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Minister of State for Agriculture Shobha Karandlaje, raised slogans.

published on : 28th July 2022

Modi government likely to discuss price rise in Parliament next week, say Opposition sources

They, however, said the government does not appear keen on a debate on the Agnipath military recruitment scheme and could evade the matter on the ground that it was sub judice.

published on : 28th July 2022

With regional cuisines and morning tea, suspended MPs spend night in Parliament complex

In the morning, TMC MP Mausam Noor who brought tea for the MPs said that the Opposition MPs will not apologise and the protest will continue.

published on : 28th July 2022
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