privilege

'Will poor and underprivileged get COVID-19 vaccine for free?' asks Congress

Randeep Surjewala said that though the government claims it will cover three crore people in the first round, it is yet to clarify if the remaining population will get the vaccine.

published on : 17th January 2021

Privilege notices against Arnab, Kangana; Maharashtra Assembly extends panel time

Shiv Sena MLA Pratap Sarnaik submitted the breach of privilege notices against Goswami and Ranaut to the office of Assembly speaker on Sept 7.

published on : 15th December 2020

Kerala Speaker Sreeramakrishnan denies rift with Finance Minister Thomas Isaac

Congress MLA V D Satheesan had moved a breach of privilege notice against the minister accusing him of breaching parliamentary privilege.

published on : 26th November 2020

Life Mission projects: Assembly panel seeks explanation from Enforcement Directorate

The notice was issued in the wake of a complaint by CPM MLA James Mathew that the ED's action constituted a breach of privilege.

published on : 7th November 2020

SC show cause notice to Maharashtra assembly secretary for writing to Arnab, protects him from arrest

The top court directed the Secretary of Maharashtra legislative assembly to explain in two weeks as to why the contempt proceedings be not initiated against him.

published on : 6th November 2020

Aamir Khan, Priyanka Chopra pledge support to global online auction of artwork by Indian underprivileged children

Personalities like Aamir Khan, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Nick Jonas, Dr Shashi Tharoor, Danny Boyle will each donate a 15-minute online conversation with the highest bidders.

published on : 9th October 2020

Americans will give befitting reply to Biden family 'corruption': Trump Jr

The book, Trump Jr explained, is a look at the hypocrisy of the Left; how they're able to control various demographics and try to pretend they're representing working class Americans.

published on : 6th October 2020

Gutka row: TN govt says it's 'premature' for courts to decide on privilege motion against DMK MLAs

The state government said the Speaker has to protect the decorum and decency of the house, which was violated by the DMK by bringing a banned substance inside

published on : 13th August 2020

Irulas and education for underprivileged

A  debate rages on over the National Education Policy and the conspicuous near-absence of the word caste in the policy document.

published on : 3rd August 2020

Rajasthan BJP chief faces privilege motion over remarks during RS Polls

The BJP says CM Ashok Gehlot also deserves to face the same for making horse-trading charges on BJP leaders during the RS polls.

published on : 9th July 2020

Sonam Kapoor attributes her 'privilege' to 'karma', netizens give lesson on 'casteism'

Reacting to Sonam's Father's Day post saying she was proud of her dad, netizens said associating one's 'privilege' with 'karma' is flawed

published on : 22nd June 2020

Mining young minds: This Jharkhand man runs three schools for underprivileged

Dev Kumar Verma had to toil in a Dhanbad coal mine as a child. But that didn't stop from studying in IIM. A manager at BCCL, he now runs three schools for poor children.

published on : 14th June 2020

Our MPs were humiliated by Tamil Nadu Chief Secretary K Shanmugam: DMK leader TR Baalu

Baalu with MPs Dayanidhi Maran, Kalanidhi Veerasamy and Tamizhachi Thangapandian - had been to state Secretariat to meet Shanmugam to submit one lakh petitions seeking COVID-19 relief.

published on : 14th May 2020

Congress to move privilege motion against Sudhakar for remarks against Ramesh Kumar

The Congress is moving a privilege motion against Medical Education Minister Dr K Sudhakar for his remarks against Congress MLA and former speaker Ramesh Kumar.

published on : 11th March 2020

BJP moves privilege motion against Rahul Gandhi

Targeting Congress President Rahul Gandhi for levelling "baseless allegations" against the government on the Rafale deal in his speech during the no-confidence motion in the Lok Sabha.

published on : 20th July 2018