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Government manages to pass 2 bills amid Opposition protests

Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia, whose party members were also in the Well, sought a discussion on the bills.

16 Mar 2018 2:27 AM

Congress walks out of Lok Sabha agenda meet

The Congres leader said the government is making efforts to avoid any sort of discussion on the PNB scam.

16 Mar 2018 2:24 AM

BJP tally in Lok Sabha now down to 274 seats

With today’s bypoll win, Samajwadi Party’s strength has also increased to seven from five.

15 Mar 2018 2:09 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

Politics of hardcore struggle, agitation not relevant any more: Modi

Modi said good governance, effective implementation of schemes and focussed activities were needed for development.

10 Mar 2018 5:12 PM


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

Lok Sabha adjourned for 4th day in a row amidst Opposition protest

TDP was demanding special status for Andhra Pradesh while AIADMK sought immediate setting up of Cauvery River Management Board.

08 Mar 2018 2:47 PM

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

Opposition storm over PNB, stir by TDP stalls both Houses

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was present in the Lok Sabha when the protests started.

06 Mar 2018 1:22 AM

Women empowerment only possible through legal step: Nitish Kumar

The Bihar CM pitched for the reservation of seats for women in the Parliament and state legislative assemblies.

17 Feb 2018 9:02 PM


Patna: RJD leaders create ruckus, allege Sushil Modi of mocking Lalu

Sushil Modi in his address said that the four former chief ministers of the country are in jail on corruption charges.

17 Feb 2018 4:36 PM

On PM’s advice, city BJP to hold mock parliament on February 25

Due to overwhelming response, registration for participation for mock parliament has been closed.

15 Feb 2018 2:06 AM

Who will litsen to Varun?

This time too, his letter gives the impression — quite rightly, of course — that inequalities have grown under the Modi government as well.

31 Jan 2018 12:27 AM

President Kovind bids for simultaneous polls for Parliament, state assemblies

Kovind said 'a sustained debate is required on simultaneous elections and all political parties need to arrive at a consensus on it.'

29 Jan 2018 4:41 PM

House humour amidst angry scenes

Mahajan misheard Kharge’s statement and thought he had said that his adjournment motion has been accepted.

04 Jan 2018 2:57 AM


Ananth Kumar Hegde apologises after Chair nudge

The minister also claimed that his speech at a function in Karnataka, where he made the comments, was distorted.

29 Dec 2017 12:45 AM

In LS, Cong demands PM’s apology for Pak remark; Govt condemns behaviour

Members of the opposition party trooped into the Well during the Question Hour after Speaker disallowed their demand to raise the issue.

19 Dec 2017 2:26 PM

Venkaiah Naidu livens up Rajya Sabha on debut day

Naidu suggested that no member should use the word “I beg to” while laying papers on the table.

16 Dec 2017 3:43 AM

‘Old splendour’ can be restored, says Speaker

The Lok Sabha Speaker lauded the work done by Mr Goel & said that the imitative could be replicated at many such sites spread across the country.

15 Dec 2017 1:41 AM

Maharashtra MP Patole, who was critical of Modi, quits BJP

Mr Patole had stirred the hornet's nest in September when he told a public function that PM Modi doesn't like to be questioned and criticised.

09 Dec 2017 12:41 AM