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Indian Parliament

Cabinet clears Citizenship Amendment bill, to be taken up in Parl next week

Bill seeks to amend Citizenship Act in order to grant Indian nationality to Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains, Parsis and Christians.

04 Dec 2019 11:21 AM

Rahul Gandhi plays it cool with media outside Parliament

Gandhi, back from sabbatical, arrived at the Parliament earlier on Tuesday.

26 Nov 2019 2:01 PM

'Today is a historic day,' says PM Modi in Parliament on Constitution day

PM Modi addressing a joint session of Parliament said the Constitution of India highlights both rights and duties of citizens.

26 Nov 2019 11:28 AM

Is repression in J&K the new ‘normal’?

Read any newspaper in the Valley and you will see nothing but loud self-censorship.

23 Nov 2019 12:00 AM

Ram Rahim follower detained while attempting to enter Parliament with knife

Sagar Insa has been taken to the Parliament police station for questioning.

02 Sep 2019 12:14 PM


Left loses coalition game

The traditional Left thus has to be in the fray independently in the upcoming Parliament polls.

24 Mar 2019 12:02 AM

Meeting of opposition parties in Parliament over security situation underway

The Opposition on Tuesday had decided to drop the formulation of the Common Minimum Programme as the agenda for their meeting.

27 Feb 2019 3:45 PM

Centre clears 10 per cent quota for economically weaker upper castes

The government is ready with a bill and will be introduced in the Parliament tomorrow, the last day of the Winter Session.

07 Jan 2019 2:55 PM

Venkaiah Naidu upset over claims on not checking disruptions

Naidu said one section is saying that the Chairman hasn’t done enough to smoothly conduct proceedings in the House.

04 Jan 2019 1:11 AM

Filing false poll affidavit a corrupt practice, can’t direct Parl for law on it: SC

SC said it 'agrees that the election affidavit should be treated seriously, but we cannot direct for a legislation'.

11 Sep 2018 10:24 AM


Law allowing death penalty for rape of children cleared by President

The amendment replaces criminal law amendment ordinance promulgated on April 21 after Kathua's rape and murder and another woman in Unnao.

12 Aug 2018 5:48 PM

Why the nation’s capital can never be a ‘state’

Delhi’s transformation from capital city to state is sure to be a prelude to the breakup of India.

06 Jun 2018 1:44 AM

BJP, Congress play politics of fast

Modi asks party MPs to protest on April 12; Rahul fixes April 9 date.

07 Apr 2018 7:07 AM

Loose talk about poll body unwarranted

The Office of Profit row over the disqualification of 20 AAP MLAs has caused major ‘embarrassment’ to The Election Commission of India.

01 Apr 2018 3:34 AM

Non-functioning of Parliament must stop

There is little to be gained in trying to establish culpability for this deplorable state of affairs.

25 Mar 2018 12:12 AM


House proceedings washed out for week

The first week of the second leg of the Budget Session hardly saw any business getting transacted in both Houses of Parliament.

10 Mar 2018 12:23 AM

Women’s quota unites Rajya Sabha

This was the first discussion that happened in the House in the second part of the Budget Session.

09 Mar 2018 5:25 AM

No end in sight to House impasse

Speaker Sumitra Mahajan had no option but to adjourn the proceedings for the day.

08 Mar 2018 5:10 AM

Sonia Gandhi calls for Oppn unity inside, outside Parliament

This is the first time Sonia Gandhi led an opposition meet after handing over the baton of Congress president to her son Rahul Gandhi.

02 Feb 2018 1:30 AM

Kamala Mills fire: Issue raised in both houses of Parliament

Congress President Rahul Gandhi for the first time tweeted in Marathi expressing condolences.

30 Dec 2017 7:05 AM