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Government to fill varsity posts in six months, says Partha Chatterjee

Bill was deferred in the Winter Session in December last year with the Congress and the Left Front dubbing it as “anti-people”.

10 Feb 2017 6:49 AM

Our move made Congress desperate: PM Modi

Modi said the demonetisation would deliver a “multiplier effect” to clean up the economy in the long term.

30 Dec 2016 3:06 AM

Cracks in Oppn ahead of key meet on demonetisation

Jairam Ramesh tried to downplay the plans of several parties to skip the Oppn meeting that will be followed by a joint press conference.

27 Dec 2016 1:36 AM

Enemy Property Act: President irked at ordinance for 5th time

He, however, gave his assent to the ordinance to amend the 50-year-old Act that was first enacted in 1968 after the 1965 India-Pakistan war.

24 Dec 2016 1:42 AM

Congress to step up note ban stir

Congress is in the process of setting up an internal committee to take ill-effects of demoentisation to the people.

23 Dec 2016 12:51 AM


Poor ‘firebombed’ by note ban, says Rahul Gandhi

Gandhi said that his party was not against the idea of a cashless economy, but it could not be forced on people.

20 Dec 2016 1:29 AM

Black cash declaration amnesty to begin today

However, those who have made their money through illegal means will not be eligible for the amnesty.

17 Dec 2016 5:43 AM

PM Modi hits out at Manmohan Singh, Indira Gandhi on graft

The PM also attacked former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who called demonetisation “organised plunder and legalised loot”.

17 Dec 2016 1:02 AM

Parliament Winter Session one of the least productive sittings in 15 years

The productivity of work done in the Lok Sabha was pegged at 15.75 per cent, while it was 20.61 per cent in the Rajya Sabha.

16 Dec 2016 6:41 PM

Modi holds BJP Parliamentary meet, may take on Rahul Gandhi

The Prime Minister is expected to take on Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi.

16 Dec 2016 10:06 AM


Rahul Gandhi may hold mega rallies to take on PM Modi

Several party leaders are of the view that Mr Gandhi has raised the pitch high and that the issue cannot be ignored.

16 Dec 2016 3:20 AM

200 MPs of Opposition parties to protest to President today

The MPs belong to the Congress, Trinamool Congress, BSP, SP, JD(U), CPI, CPI-M, NCP, DMK and AIUDF.

16 Dec 2016 2:05 AM

I wonder if I should resign, says BJP veteran LK Advani

If House adjourns sine die without note ban debate, it’ll be a defeat of Parliament, says Advani

16 Dec 2016 1:55 AM

Oppn claims Modi-govt muzzling its voice, seeks meet with Prez

Rahul claimed that he had information about personal corruption charges against Modi because of which PM was too terrified.

15 Dec 2016 11:41 AM

Rajya Sabha passes Disabilities Bill, faces Lok Sabha hurdle

The bill has a clause against places of employment discriminating against persons with disabilities.

15 Dec 2016 3:40 AM


PM to be present in Parliament in last 3 days of Winter Session: Naidu

Naidu's remarks come in the background of Opposition's demand for Modi's presence in the House during the debate on demonetisation.

13 Dec 2016 7:27 PM

Rahul overestimating his debating skills: Centre

Earthquake effect is seen more in the Congress party rather than in others, said Union Minister Smriti Irani.

09 Dec 2016 5:54 PM

Do your job, don't disrupt Parliament: Prez to lawmakers

At the event, Mukherjee also pitched for passage of Women's Reservation Bill in the Lok Sabha.

08 Dec 2016 3:21 PM

TMC, Congress may join debate from tomorrow

The government said it was “its final effort to start a discussion” on demonetisation.

06 Dec 2016 4:29 AM

Japanese Encephalitis deaths stall House on Day 1

Unable to run the House, the Speaker Pujari adjourned the House till 3 pm.

02 Dec 2016 4:29 AM