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LS passes citizenship (amendment) bill

Lok Sabha passes citizenship (amendment) bill

A bill seeking to provide Indian citizenship to non-Muslims from Bangaldesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan was passed by the Lok Sabha on Tuesday. Piloting the contentious...
Govt introduces quota bill in Lok Sabha

Govt introduces quota bill in Lok Sabha

The Government on Tuesday introduced a bill in Lok Sabha that seeks to amend the Constitution to provide 10 per cent reservation in jobs...
Centre committed to the democratic process in J-K: Rajnath

Centre committed to the democratic process in J-K: Rajnath

As the Opposition slammed the decision to impose President's Rule in Jammu and Kashmir, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday told Lok Sabha that...
Triple talaq bill passed by Lok Sabha

Lok Sabha passes Triple Talaq bill, Opposition walks out

Lok Sabha Thursday passed the bill which criminalises the practice of instant triple talaq, with the government rejecting the contention that it was aimed...
Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Triple Talaq bill not against any religion

Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Thursday defended the penal provision in the triple talaq bill saying it is important to instil fear in...
Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

Triple talaq bill about woman empowerment, justice not politics: Prasad

Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad Thursday said the triple talaq bill, which seeks imprisonment for Muslim men accused of instant divorce, is not about...
Congress MP Sushmita Dev

Real purpose of talaq bill is to penalise Muslim men: Sushmita...

Opposing the Triple talaq bill in its current form, Congress MP Sushmita Dev Thursday said in the Lok Sabha that the real purpose of...
Discussion on triple talaq bill in Lok Sabha on Thursday

Discussion on triple talaq bill in Lok Sabha on Thursday

The politically sensitive bill which seeks to make the practice of instant triple talaq among Muslim men a penal offence will come up for...
Rules panel deliberates upon automatic suspension of members who enter well of the house

Rules panel deliberates upon automatic suspension of members who enter well...

Members of the Lok Sabha's Rules Committee on Friday deliberated on "automatic suspension" of MPs who enter the well of the house or willfully...
Union Minister Arun Jaitley

Snooping row: Jaitley says authorisation given under old rules

The government's move to authorise 10 Central agencies to intercept any information on computers today rocked the Rajya Sabha, with Union Minister Arun Jaitley...
Petrol costs Rs 34/ltr before tax, dealer commission in NCR

Petrol costs Rs 34/ltr before tax, dealer commission in NCR

Petrol will cost only Rs 34.04 per cent per litre and diesel Rs 38.67/litre without taxes and dealer's commission in the national capital region. Giving...
Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan

Self-discipline expected from people’s representatives: Lok Sabha Speaker on disruptions

Amid continuous disruption of proceedings in the Lok Sabha, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said Friday self-discipline is expected from representatives of people and asserted it...
Parliament adjourns for the day, LS passes two bills

Parliament adjourns for the day, LS passes two bills

Parliament was adjourned for the day Thursday after the Lok Sabha managed to pass two bills and Rajya Sabha failing to transact any business...
Lok Sabha passes Consumer protection bill

Lok Sabha passes Consumer protection bill

A bill for strengthening the rights of consumers and providing a mechanism for redressal of their complaints regarding defects in goods and deficiency in...
Union Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan

No separate time zone for northeastern states for strategic reasons: Govt

A panel, formed to examine having a separate time zone for the northeastern states, recommended against it for "strategic reasons", the government informed the...
Lok Sabha passes Surrogate Bill

Lok Sabha passes Surrogate Bill

A bill that bars commercial surrogacy and allows the process only by close relatives for "altruistic" reasons was passed by the Lok Sabha Wednesday...
Parliament proceedings disrupted again; Surrogacy bill passed By Lok Sabha

Parliament proceedings disrupted again; Surrogacy bill passed By Lok Sabha

The proceedings in Parliament were disrupted for the sixth consecutive day on Wednesday with treasury and opposition benches sparring again over the Rafale deal...

Rafale disrupts Parliament again, TN parties protest on Cauvery issue

The standoff between the Government and the opposition over the Rafale issue disrupted Parliament proceedings again as both Houses were adjourned on Tuesday amid...
BJP MP Anurag Thakur

BJP MPs move notice of breach of privilege against Rahul

As the BJP stepped up attack on Rahul Gandhi over the Rafale issue, three members of the ruling party in the Lok Sabha on...
Parliamentary Affairs Minister Narendra Singh Tomar

Govt says oppn disrupting House, want atmosphere to pass important bills

The government Monday criticised the opposition for disrupting Lok Sabha proceedings and appealed to it to create an atmosphere for smooth passage of important...
Lok Sabha passes Transgender bill

Lok Sabha passes Transgender bill

Amid noisy protests over the Rafale deal and Cauvery issue, the Lok Sabha Monday passed a bill seeking to empower the transgender community by...
Cong moves privilege motion on Rafale deal in LS; Speaker says matter under consideration

Cong moves privilege motion on Rafale deal in LS; Speaker says...

The Congress on Monday moved a privilege motion in the Lok Sabha against Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the Rafale deal issue. The party has...
Fresh bill introduced to make triple talaq penal offence

Fresh bill introduced to make triple talaq penal offence

A fresh Bill to make the practice of triple talaq among Muslims a penal offence was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Monday to...
In Rafale season, parliamentary panel headed by Kharge slams HAL for failure to provide enough Tejas

In Rafale season, parliamentary panel headed by Kharge slams HAL for...

A parliamentary panel headed by Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge has expressed "serious concern" over Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd's "failure" to provide the required number of...
Reduction in active fire incidents in Punjab, Haryana this year: Minister

Reduction in active fire incidents in Punjab, Haryana this year: Minister

Active fire incidents in Punjab and Haryana due to stubble burning, which contributes to air pollution in Delhi, recorded a reduction of 11 per...
Kartarpur Sahib corridor a bridge of Peace, says Captain Amarinder, as House Passes Resolution welcoming its opening

Kartarpur Sahib corridor a bridge of Peace, says Captain Amarinder, as...

Kartarpur Sahib corridor a bridge of Peace, says Captain Amarinder, as House Passes Resolution welcoming its opening   Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday...
Punjab Assembly Winter Session: Punjab Vidhan Sabha passes 4  important bills

Punjab Assembly Winter Session: Punjab Vidhan Sabha passes 4  important bills

Punjab Assembly Winter Session: Punjab Vidhan Sabha passes 4  important bills Punjab Vidhan Sabha on Friday unanimously passed the four important bills. The bills were...
Punjab Assembly Winter Session: Women’s Reservation Bill passed by Punjab Vidhan Sabha

Punjab Assembly Winter Session: Women’s Reservation Bill passed by Punjab Vidhan...

Punjab Assembly Winter Session: Women’s Reservation Bill passed by Punjab Vidhan Sabha On the second day of Punjab Assembly Winter Session, Punjab Vidhan Sabha passed...
Necessary actions

Molasses leakage into the Beas River: Necessary actions taken on sugar...

Molasses leakage into the Beas River: Necessary actions taken on sugar mill- Sukhbinder Sarkaria MLA Lakhbir Singh Lodhinangal from SAD raised the issue of the...
Punjab Assembly Winter Session: Shiromani Akali Dal walks out against election of Kamal Nath as new Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister

Punjab Assembly Winter Session: Shiromani Akali Dal walks out against election...

Punjab Assembly Winter Session: Shiromani Akali Dal walks out against election of Kamal Nath as new Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister   Members of the Shiromani Akali...

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