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Construction of new parliament building not necessary now: NCP MP Supriya Sule

NCP MP Supriya Sule said the Union government is going to spend Rs 800 crore to Rs 1,000 crore on the Central Vista project.

published on : 22nd February 2021

GB Pant statue shifted to make room for new parliament construction

Officials said that the shifting was necessary because of the new Parliament building’s layout. 

published on : 28th January 2021

Construction of new Parliament building to start soon as heritage panel gives its nod

Additional secretary of the Union Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry is the chairman of the Heritage Conservation Committee.

published on : 11th January 2021

Hardeep Singh Puri welcome Supreme Court judgement giving go-ahead to Central Vista project

In a majority verdict, the Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld the environmental clearance and notification for change in land use for the Central Vista project.

published on : 5th January 2021

Supreme Court gives go-ahead to Central Vista project

The Apex Court did not find any infirmity in the grant of approval and modifications in the change of land use.

published on : 5th January 2021

Kamal Haasan asks PM Modi to explain need for new Parliament building amid COVID crisis

'Answer honourable elected Prime Minister,' he said hours before kick-starting the first phase of his campaign for the Assembly polls from Madurai in southern Tamil Nadu.

published on : 13th December 2020

New Parliament building will be a symbol of self-reliant India: Union Home Minister Amit Shah

Amit Shah said the new Parliament building will be a symbol of a self-reliant India and a centre for fulfilling aspirations of all Indians.

published on : 10th December 2020

World will call India 'mother of democracy' if we extol our democratic history: PM Modi

Systems and norms may have changed from time to time but democracy always remained our soul, he said.

published on : 10th December 2020

What would the new Parliament building represent when it's built after trampling democracy: Congress

Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said in a democracy, power does not mean fulfilling one's whims and fancies, but serving people and public interest.

published on : 10th December 2020

New Parliament: Triangular shape reflects sacred geometry in various religions; national symbols theme of interiors

The new building will house larger Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha Halls, with capacities of 888 seats and 384 seats respectively.

published on : 10th December 2020

'Historic Day': New Parliament will witness making of Aatmanirbhar Bharat, says PM Modi

Modi said many new things were being done in the new Parliament House, which will increase the efficiency of the MPs as modern methods will be incorporated in the work culture.

published on : 10th December 2020

PM Narendra Modi to lay foundation stone for new Parliament Building on December 10

The existing Parliament building will be conserved as it is an archaeological asset of the country, Birla said.

published on : 5th December 2020

Panel to monitor construction of new Parliament building

Officials briefed Birla about the progress made in the shifting of facilities and other infrastructure from the area proposed for the construction.

published on : 24th October 2020

Shapoorji Pallonji Group alleges irregularities in Tatas bagging Parliament project bid

In September this year, Tata Projects Ltd won the bid to construct a new Parliament building at a cost of Rs 861.90 crore ahead of L&T Ltd which had submitted a bid of Rs 865 crore.

published on : 15th October 2020

Eminent citizens reject Parliament building proposal for Delhi's Central Vista scheme

90 signatories asked the Delhi Urban Arts Commission to examine the project as a comprehensive plan and not to consider the proposed Parliament building separately.

published on : 25th June 2020