Parliament Budget session

15.5 lakh cyber security incidents in 2019, 2020, Govt tells Lok Sabha

According to the information reported to and tracked by the CERT-In, 3,94,499 and 11,58,208 cyber security incidents were observed during 2019 and 2020, respectively.

published on : 23rd March 2021

755 FIRs, 1,829 arrests, 353 cases chargesheeted in Delhi violence: MHA in Rajya Sabha

The investigation is carried out, in all cases, based on facts and evidence, using the latest scientific techniques, without regard to the affiliation/identity of the alleged individuals, MHA said.

published on : 10th March 2021

Parliament budget session may conclude before first phase of assembly polls: Sources 

A final decision on curtailment of the session will also be taken by Birla, who met floor leaders of various parties on the matter earlier in the day.

published on : 8th March 2021

TMC seeks adjournment of Parliament session, cities elections in five states

In a letter to the Rajya Sabha Chairman, TMC national spokesperson and RS member Derek O'Brien said due to the polls, MPs of his party would not be able to attend the Parliament session.

published on : 8th March 2021

Budget session second part to focus on state polls

Both the Houses will consider demands for grants for various ministries in detail in the second half of Budget session.

published on : 8th March 2021

Nirmala Sitharaman slams Opposition for creating false narrative, says govt working for poor sections

FM reminded the Upper House of several schemes that have been implemented for the poorer sections of the country, like the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana and the Pradhan Mantri Saubhagya Yojana. 

published on : 12th February 2021

Union budget instrument to attain Aatmanirbhar Bharat, says FM Sitharaman in Rajya Sabha

Besides providing 'quick short term solutions', Sitharaman said that the government is also looking at "long term sustainable growth".

published on : 12th February 2021

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh to make statement on 'present situation in Eastern Ladakh' in Lok Sabha shortly

Earlier today, Singh informed the Rajya Sabha that through sustained talks, both Indian and China have reached an agreement for disengagement on the north and south bank of Pangong Lake

published on : 11th February 2021

36 members participated for over 6 hours in General Discussion on Budget 2021 on Feb 10: LS Secretariat

Coming out of Parliament at 12.45 am, both Union Minister Giriraj Singh and Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur slammed the opposition for being casual about the budget discussion.

published on : 11th February 2021

Congress MP gives adjournment motion notice in Lok Sabha over spike in COVID-19 cases in Kerala

According to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Kerala has currently 64,131 active cases with 9,09,000 recoveries and 3,902 deaths so far.

published on : 10th February 2021

Manish Tewari moves adjournment motion in Lok Sabha on Gen VK Singh's statement on LAC transgression

This matter is of serious concern and requires the urgent attention of the house," the Congress leader said in a letter to Secretary-General of the Lower House.

published on : 10th February 2021

BJP issues whip to its Lok Sabha members to be present in House today

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will today also lead Congress attack during debate on the union budget and will be the first speaker from his party in the discussion likely to be taken up by Lok Sabha.

published on : 10th February 2021

'It's hard to fill his shoes': PM Modi bids tearful adieu to outgoing Rajya Sabha MP Ghulam Nabi Azad

Speaking of his camaraderie in the Parliament, the Prime Minister also spoke of other instances where the two opposing leaders shared a laugh or banter.

published on : 9th February 2021

Lok Sabha sees two adjournments during question hour

AAP member Bhagwant Mann was among opposition leaders who continued to protest. The Speaker asked him not the cause disruption and cautioned that he will be forced to take action against him.

published on : 3rd February 2021