The truncated session’s highlight was passage of the controversial farm bills, that triggered farmers’ agitations across India
24 Sep 2020 12:03 PM
Amid Opposition boycott of proceedings over suspension of eight MPs, Rajya Sabha unanimously passed the bill.
23 Sep 2020 1:57 PM
The sitting of the Rajya Sabha was extended by just over an hour beyond the scheduled time to allow the passage of the bills.
22 Sep 2020 4:43 PM
The Bill was passed amid concerns raised by Opposition MPs about possible witch hunting.
22 Sep 2020 11:56 AM
the government decided to suspend the provisions starting from March 25 for six months by promulgating an ordinance in June
19 Sep 2020 10:44 PM
The proposal, which was the bone of contention between the ministry and trade unions, is part of the Industrial Relation Code Bill 2020.
19 Sep 2020 8:55 PM
Most political parties favour curtailment of the session
19 Sep 2020 7:23 PM
COVID-19 and the resultant socio-economic issues due to the lockdown became a major point of discussion in the Rajya Sabha on Saturday.
19 Sep 2020 2:15 PM
Sitharaman also accused the Opposition of trying to twist her 'Act of God' remark.
19 Sep 2020 10:23 AM
Specifically asked whether the government incurred any financial expenses for the event or funded its organisers, Muraleedharan said
17 Sep 2020 10:33 PM
Members of the Upper House were participating in a discussion on 'COVID-19 pandemic and steps taken by the Government of India'.
16 Sep 2020 10:17 PM
After Singh's statement, the Congress wanted to raise certain issues which was not allowed by Speaker Om Birla.
15 Sep 2020 6:15 PM
On June 15, 20 Indian soldiers had been killed in a major confrontation with Chinese soldiers in Galwan region of Ladakh.
15 Sep 2020 11:56 AM
Staggered timings: proceedings in the Rajya Sabha will be held from 9 am till 1 pm while that of the Lok Sabha will be from 3 pm to 7 pm
11 Sep 2020 3:48 AM
JD(U)’s Harivansh, who was holding the post till his term ended in April, has filed his nomination as the NDA candidate
10 Sep 2020 12:41 PM
There will also be no breaks during the session and both Houses will function on Saturdays and Sundays as well
02 Sep 2020 3:19 PM
The Monsoon Session is likely to start from September 14 and conclude on October 1.
29 Aug 2020 4:09 AM
During meeting, parties held discussion on fielding joint opposition candidate for post of Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman.
16 Jul 2018 8:53 PM
Figures exhibit rising number of minor girls going missing since 2015, while there has been rise of missing women, over 18 yrs, since 2013.
15 Jul 2018 7:03 PM
The no detention policy, introduced during the last UPA regime, has been propo-sed to be changed.
05 Aug 2017 12:59 AM