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Expect self-discipline from MPs: LS Speaker on ruckus

Speaking to the media, the Speaker said she was trying to make sure that the House functions smoothly with cooperation of all parties.

22 Dec 2018 2:33 AM

Expect self-discipline from MPs: LS Speaker Sumitra Mahajan

The House has not functioned properly ever since Winter Session began, as members of different parties created uproar over various issues.

21 Dec 2018 6:11 PM

Stop daily ruckus, Lok Sabha image is taking a hit, says Speaker

Mahajan has called a meeting of the Rules Committee, headed by the speaker herself, to look into the matter.

21 Dec 2018 12:55 AM

LS Speaker in BJP’s sulking leaders’ club

Tomar met Mahajan to resolve differences.

07 Nov 2018 1:25 AM

UN chief Antonio Guterres to visit India in October

The Secretary-General will arrive in New Delhi on October 1.

22 Sep 2018 12:37 PM


Has PIL become 'political interest litigation', asks Supreme Court judge

Asking lawyers to introspect on this, Justice Mishra also wondered whether the time had come to 'remodulate' the idea of a PIL.

09 Sep 2018 7:48 AM

On SC/ST Act, Lok Sabha speaker's 'take back chocolate from child' example

A Bharat bandh was called Thursday by some anti-reservation bodies against the amendment to the act last month.

07 Sep 2018 11:26 AM

Lok Sabha adjourned thrice due to uproar

When the House met again, the protests continued, forcing Ms Mahajan to adjourn it again till 2 pm.

10 Aug 2018 1:04 AM

In a first, Parl adjourns to pay tribute to Karunanidhi who was never an MP

Both Houses of Parliament were adjourned for the day today after paying obituary to DMK chief M Karunanidhi who passed away on Tuesday.

08 Aug 2018 12:08 PM

‘Govt faultless over channel resignations’

He said the Opposition was raising the matter as it had no issues to flag in the House.

04 Aug 2018 2:48 AM


Govt distributes 5 crore gas connections 8 months ahead of schedule

The government provides a subsidy of Rs 1,600 to state-owned fuel retailers for every free LPG gas connection.

03 Aug 2018 6:18 PM

Some Rohingyas migrants involved in illegal activities, says Centre

The government made it clear that Rohingyas do not have the status of 'refugee' but are 'illegal migrants'.

31 Jul 2018 3:09 PM

Privilege notices against PM Modi, Defence minister being considered: LS Speaker

Lok Sabha speaker said five members each have submitted notices against the Prime Minister and the Defence Minister.

25 Jul 2018 2:44 PM

Will examine privilege motion against Rahul Gandhi, says LS speaker

Four BJP members have submitted the privilege notice against Gandhi accusing him of 'misleading' parliament.

23 Jul 2018 4:36 PM

Officer taking notes, carrying out ‘surveillance’ on opposition: Congress

The Speaker assured the agitated members and said she could not see the Officers' Gallery from her seat but she will look into the matter.

23 Jul 2018 3:20 PM


Speaker allotted us ‘inadequate’ time: Mallikarjun Kharge

The Speaker, he said, can bring an amendment in rules.

21 Jul 2018 1:31 AM

You are like my son, but winking improper, Speaker chides Rahul

She added that the members should maintain the decorum in the House.

20 Jul 2018 6:28 PM

Pappu Yadav apologises in Lok Sabha

As soon as Question Hour began, Rajesh Ranjan, wearing an apron with words “yachna nahin, rann hoga”, rushed to the Well.

20 Jul 2018 1:21 AM

No-trust debate: Govt, Oppn hopes stay high

It will also be worth watching if the BJP has succeeded in causing breaks within the UPA.

20 Jul 2018 12:00 AM

No-trust motion: TDP MP refuses to attend crucial session, says he is 'fed up'

This is the first time that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government will face such a motion.

19 Jul 2018 10:44 AM