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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


This loose talk must stop

It’s becoming harder to forgive politicians for this inexplicable tendency to put their foot in their mouth.

30 Dec 2017 12:13 AM

Law exam question on ‘love jihad’ sparks controversy

The students were asked to explain the constitutional validity of the writ petition in the context of Parliament enacting the law.

17 Dec 2017 6:22 AM

Rise above petty politics

It is important that both, the ruling party and the Opposition, don’t lose sight of the national priorities.

17 Dec 2017 12:02 AM

FRDI bill won’t hurt depositors, claims Finance Ministry

The bill was presented in Lok Sabha in August before it was referred to a joint committee of Parliament.

08 Dec 2017 2:19 AM

Parliament session being cut?

The Winter Session typically commences in the third week of November, which is practically knocking on the door, and ends just short of Christmas.

18 Nov 2017 12:19 AM


Parliament’s Winter Session may be cut short

Gujarat elections are scheduled to be held in two phases, and results are to be announced on December 18. 

03 Nov 2017 6:34 AM

One notch up, Rahul has miles to go

Rahul Gandhi gave little of his time to Parliament, and when present did not make a mark.

24 Sep 2017 12:05 AM

Dilli Ka Babu: Plastic proves deathless

Plastics above 50 microns in thickness were permissible.

20 Aug 2017 12:54 AM

Venkaiah Naidu set to be elected as Vice-President on Saturday

The term of incumbent vice-president Hamid Ansari, who has held the post for two consecutive terms, will end on August 10.

05 Aug 2017 1:36 AM

Pervez Musharraf mulled using nukes against India after 2001 attack: report

Musharraf has been living in Dubai since last year when he was allowed to leave Pakistan on pretext of medical treatment.

27 Jul 2017 4:52 PM