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A new low reached in Parliament

There were also crucial regional issues such as special status for Andhra Pradesh and the management of Cauvery waters.

07 Apr 2018 5:15 AM

BJP will neither scrap quota policy nor allow anyone to do it: Amit Shah

Amit Shah accused the Opposition of not allowing the Budget session of Parliament to function.

06 Apr 2018 5:06 PM

MPs forgoing pay a ‘gimmick’: Congress

These issues include the PNB scam, dilution of SC/ ST Act, the Cauvery issue, farm distress, disillusionment among youth and the CBSE paper leak.

06 Apr 2018 1:59 AM

Centre blames Cong’s negative politics for Parliament impasse

Mr Kumar said the only “major change” since then is the Cong president (Rahul Gandhi) and his “miopic vision” and unreasonable strategy in Parliament.

06 Apr 2018 12:33 AM

Budget Session heads for washout

Both Houses adjourned without transacting any legislative business.

06 Apr 2018 12:30 AM


Opposition wants discussion on key issues

Forty one out of the 58 members elected/re-elected to the Upper House in elections last month had taken oath on Tuesday.

05 Apr 2018 1:14 AM

Assembly Speaker cracks whip on ‘silent’ IAS officers

Forwards a dozen issues to Assembly committees for action.

02 Apr 2018 12:40 AM

Speaker Ram Niwas Goel slams L-G for ‘non-cooperative’ attitude

‘Delhi Assembly is not subordinate to any Central govt officers’

27 Mar 2018 2:12 AM

Will a rising East Wind hit Modi govt in 2019?

The BJP and its allies should have nothing to fear from a debate in the Lok Sabha where they outnumber the Opposition.

23 Mar 2018 2:16 AM

Delhi govt committed to welfare of citizens, says Anil Baijal

Baijal said that for the development of human resources, the government’s focus is on strengthening and modernising the education sector.

17 Mar 2018 1:48 AM


Haryana Assembly passes Bill to hang those guilty of raping kids

The bill was passed unanimously with INLD and Congress members also lending their support.

16 Mar 2018 2:13 AM

Sealing, Chief Secretary row to dominate Budget Session

The Budget Session will start with the speech of lieutenant-governor (L-G) Anil Baijal in the morning.

16 Mar 2018 1:47 AM

State to focus on beach safety after session

AS Oka and Riyaz Chagla was hearing a public interest litigation filed by the Janhit Manch.

15 Mar 2018 4:33 AM

Parliament logjam continues

In the Rajya Sabha also members were raising slogans to which the Chairman of the House objected.

14 Mar 2018 1:56 AM

No plans to curtail session: Ananth Kumar

Kumar added that Congress president Rahul Gandhi went abroad because he could not face defeat in the elections.

14 Mar 2018 1:56 AM


All is not well that ends up in the Well, says Venkaiah Naidu

Naidu cautioned that if the trend continued, the “people would lose their trust” in legislators and the political class.

12 Mar 2018 4:51 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

Initiative to set up a third front gains speed

Sources said that TDP MPs on Monday met Trinamul’s floor leaders in both Houses in New Delhi and sought cooperation.

06 Mar 2018 5:53 AM

RS adjourned amid PNB scam uproar, Oppn demands Nirav Modi's return

RS was adjourned amid uproar over Rs 12,700-cr PNB scam and other issues including TDP demanding special package for AP.

05 Mar 2018 4:19 PM