Parliament winter session

Parliamentary affairs minister Pralhad Joshi slams Opposition for disruptions during Winter Session

The parliamentary affairs minister also said the productivity of Lok Sabha was around 82 per cent and that of Rajya Sabha around 48 per cent.

published on : 22nd December 2021

Poll reforms bill on parliament agenda this week 

But parliament resuming normal business next week will be incumbent upon the discussions between NDA leaders and the leaders of the Opposition in both the houses of parliament.

published on : 19th December 2021

Suspended Rajya Sabha MPs must apologise, reiterates government 

The government wants to get a number of legislative bills passed and the Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs, Prahlad Joshi on Tuesday said suspended MPs are being reached out.

published on : 15th December 2021

Lesson from farm laws: Government going slow on crypto-currency, other major bills in winter session

The government had unveiled plans to seek parliamentary nod for a total of 29 bills, including three that had been previously introduced in the lower house. 

published on : 12th December 2021

As Opposition decides to join debates, Journalists now protest restrictions on Parliament entry

The Upper House was adjourned during the first half with the Opposition seeking revocation of the suspension orders.

published on : 3rd December 2021

Telangana paddy procurement: Centre firm on 40 lakh tonnes as TRS MPs continue stir

Minister of State for Food and Public Distribution Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti says rice procurement target is fixed; Lok Sabha Speaker rejects notice for adjournment motion given by TRS MPs

published on : 2nd December 2021

Tax devolution to Telangana until Nov 28 this financial year is Rs 8,500 crore

Union Minister of State for Finance Pankaj Chaudhary informed this in Rajya Sabha on Tuesday, to a question raised by Andhra Pradesh member Kanakamedala Ravindra Kumar.

published on : 1st December 2021

Repealing of farm laws without discussion shows govt 'terrified': Rahul Gandhi

Gandhi said the Congress party knew that the "power of three-four crony capitalists cannot withstand the strength of farmers and labourers.

published on : 29th November 2021

Congress whip for MPs on first day of winter session

Congress has issued whip in both the houses of parliament asking all its MPs to be present in the house Monday.

published on : 28th November 2021

Centre to decriminalise stubble burning: Union Agriculture Minister

Amid continuing farmer protests, the government has acceded to their demand of decriminalising stubble burning.

published on : 28th November 2021

Farmers postpone tractor march but protests to continue

Farmers' body Samyukt Kisan Morcha had earlier announced that 500 farmers would participate in a peaceful tractor march to parliament every day during the winter session starting on November 29.

published on : 28th November 2021

CBI & ED chiefs’ tenure extension warranted?

The government in its wisdom has recently allowed directors of CBI and ED, and secretaries of Defence, Home, MEA and R&AW to serve up to five and four years respectively.

published on : 28th November 2021

Trinamool 'disinterested' to coordinate with Congress in winter session, likely to skip November 29 meeting

Amid the strained relationship between the two, the TMC advised the Congress that it should have 'proper internal coordination and set their own house in order'.

published on : 27th November 2021

Rakesh Tikait slams Owaisi, terms him a spoilsport

Tikait alleged that the present government was not being run by a party, but it was one which toed the line of Nagpur (RSS).

published on : 26th November 2021
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