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“Anti-BJP parties not satisfied by the CAG report on Rafale deal”

“Anti-BJP parties not satisfied by the CAG report on Rafale deal”

The Rafale deal sealed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government is 2.8 per cent cheaper than the one negotiated by the previous Congress-led UPA...
Rafale deal

Rafale deal: Latest expose puts Modi govt in dock again; Def Min’s reply raises...

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi lampooned Congress leadership on defence deals, alleging they wanted the Rafale deal scrapped as they did not...
centre vs state of west bengal

Centre vs State of West Bengal: Slugfest over political meddling with legal machinery

As the clash between Modi government at the Centre and Mamata Banerjee’s government in West Bengal continues, the political use/abuse of legal machinery was...

Budget Session Begins: President Ram Nath Kovind lists Modi govt achievements

The Budget Session began today (Thursday, January 31), with President Ram Nath Kovind addressing the joint sitting of members of both the Houses of...
Modi govt’s Bill for 10 pc quota to general category poor may be passed, but is it just a jumla?

Modi govt’s Bill for 10 pc quota to general category poor may be passed,...

The Constitution (124th Amendment) Bill that seeks to provide 10 per cent reservation in jobs and education for the general category poor, brought in...
“124th Constitution Amendment Bill waits for Rajya Sabha clearance”

“124th Constitution Amendment Bill waits for Rajya Sabha clearance”

Lok Sabha on Tuesday (Jan 8) passed the 124th Constitutional Amendment Bill seeking to provide 10% reservation for the economically weaker section among the...

Won’t let Triple-Talaq bill pass in Rajya Sabha: Congress

The contentious triple talaq bill seeking to criminalise instant divorce is set to be tabled in the Rajya Sabha on Monday (Dec 31). Congress said...
Karnataka by-polls: Congress-JD(S) wrest Bellary from BJP, score 4-1 win

Karnataka by-polls: Congress-JD(S) wrest Bellary from BJP, score 4-1 win

The Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) alliance in Karnataka got a boost, winning two of the three Lok Sabha seats and the two Assembly constituencies, including...
Parliament’s most productive monsoon session since 2000 ended Friday

Parliament’s most productive monsoon session since 2000 ended Friday

The monsoon session of the Parliament drew to a close on Friday, August 10, as the ‘most productive’ one since the year 2000, according...
IBC Amendment Bill 2018 passed, puts home buyers at par with creditors

IBC Amendment Bill 2018 passed, puts home buyers at par with creditors

The Lok Sabha on Wednesday, August 1, passed the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Second Amendment) Bill 2018. The Bill amends the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code,...
111 deaths in 822 communal incidents in 2017; over 27.6 percent rise in flare-ups from 2014

111 deaths in 822 communal incidents in 2017; over 27.6 percent rise in flare-ups...

There were 822 incidents of communal violence in 2017, a 27.6 percent rise from 2014, said the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) in a...
Hug gone wrong? BJP to bring privilege motion against Rahul Gandhi for his allegations on Rafale deal

Hug gone wrong? BJP to bring privilege motion against Rahul Gandhi for his allegations...

Congress president Rahul Gandhi may have talked about wanting to spread love and burying hate and then ended by giving a hug to Prime...
No confidence vote: Outcome known, BJP & Opposition hope to score propaganda points

No confidence vote: Outcome known, BJP & Opposition hope to score propaganda points

~By Rajesh Sinha The four-year-old NDA government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces its first motion of no-confidence on Friday, July 20. Lok Sabha Speaker...
Monsoon session gets off to noisy start; No-confidence motion against Modi Govt admitted

Monsoon session gets off to noisy start; No-confidence motion against Modi Govt admitted

Monsoon session got off to a stormy start on Wednesday, July 18 with Opposition parties raising ruckus and demanding a debate on mob lynching...
Parliament’s Monsoon session to be held from July 18 till August 10, will have 18 working days

Parliament’s Monsoon session to be held from July 18 till August 10, will have...

The monsoon session of Parliament will commence from July 18 and end on August 10, the Cabinet Committee of Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA) recommended on...

“SP is kingmaker, cannot be taken for granted”

Muddapanellists discuss Samajwadi Party’s surprise win in Yogi stronghold after Lok Sabha bypoll results come out; acknowledge change in political mood and opine that...
Both Houses of Parliament adjourned amid uproar over PNB fraud and special status to Andhra Pradesh

Both Houses of Parliament adjourned amid uproar over PNB fraud and special status to...

Both Houses of Parliament, the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha, were adjourned on Monday, March 5 soon after they met, on the first...
EC suggests 5 amendments to Constitution for simultaneous polls

EC suggests 5 amendments to Constitution for simultaneous polls

Chief Election Commissioner OP Rawat, Photo Credit: Agencies Election Commission backs proposal for simultaneous Lok Sabha and Assembly polls but says 5 Articles under the...
No consensus on anti-triple talaq Bill, Parliament’s winter session ends

No consensus on anti-triple talaq Bill, Parliament’s winter session ends

Centre refuses to yield to Opposition’s demand for referring anti-triple talaq Bill to a RS select committee, will try to move the Bill again...
Shia Board trying since 2007 to abolish triple talaq

“Shia Board trying since 2007 to abolish triple talaq”

Mudda debates bill, wonders why a civil offence should be turned into a criminal one, status-quoist speakers prioritise women’s security and maintenance over dignity,...
Centre-Opposition spar in Rajya Sabha, Anti-Triple Talaq Bill debate deferred till tomorrow

Centre-Opposition spar in Rajya Sabha, Anti-Triple Talaq Bill debate deferred till tomorrow

Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill was introduced in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday amid Opposition protests, demand for referring it to select panel  With just...
Bill to triple salaries of HC, Supreme Court judges introduced in Lok Sabha

Bill to triple salaries of High Court, Supreme Court judges introduced in Lok Sabha

Union minister for law and justice Ravi Shankar Prasad introduced the High Court and Supreme Court Judges (Salaries and Conditions of Service Amendment) Bill...
rajya-sabha

PM Modi’s charge of Manmohan Singh colluding with Pak disrupts Parliament for fourth day

Disruptions continued to dog the Parliament on the fourth day of winter session, forcing Rajya Sabha to be adjourned for the day on Wednesday,...
Opposition uproar leads to adjournment of Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha

Opposition uproar leads to adjournment of Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha

Congress leaders created ruckus – seeking apology from PM Narendra Modi over his “conspiracy with Pakistan” allegations against Dr Manmohan Singh. Following continuous ruckus from...
Mudda 8-12-2017

“We do not worship even our mothers in Islam”

Mudda panellists feel Vande Mataram controversy kept alive by political parties, some of whom are playing the communal card even as their opponents continue...
Nana-Patole

BJP’s Maharashtra MP attacks Modi government, quits party, resigns from Lok Sabha

A blow dealt, a jolt received: as the BJP went after suspended Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar over his comments against Prime Minister Narendra...
Will simultaneous polls to Lok Sabha and state assemblies become a reality by Feb-March 2019?

Will simultaneous polls to Lok Sabha and state assemblies become a reality by Feb-March...

By Puneet Nicholas Yadav Lok Sabha deputy Speaker M Thambidurai writes to CMs seeking views on holding federal and provincial polls together, EC says it’ll...
Presidential elections to be held on July 17, says CEC Naseem Zaidi

Presidential elections to be held on July 17, says CEC Naseem Zaidi

President Pranab Mukherjee's term will expire on July 25 Chief Election Commissioner Naseem Zaidi on Wednesday announced the date for presidential elections on July 17...
IAF's Sukhoi-30 goes missing near China border

IAF’s Sukhoi-30 goes missing near China border

The area was witnessing a poor weather conditions when the jet lost contact with the ground control The Indian Air Force’s Sukhoi-30 MKI with two...
Rajini says he will enter politics if God wills

Rajini says he will enter politics if God wills

Supporting DMK was a political accident, said the actor during a meet in Chennai Tamil superstar Rajinikanth broke his silence on entering the politics on...

'Lok Sabha' - 30 News Results

“Anti-BJP parties not satisfied by the CAG report on Rafale deal”

“Anti-BJP parties not satisfied by the CAG report on Rafale deal”

The Rafale deal sealed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government is 2.8 per cent cheaper than the one negotiated by the previous Congress-led UPA...
Rafale deal

Rafale deal: Latest expose puts Modi govt in dock again; Def Min’s reply raises...

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi lampooned Congress leadership on defence deals, alleging they wanted the Rafale deal scrapped as they did not...
centre vs state of west bengal

Centre vs State of West Bengal: Slugfest over political meddling with legal machinery

As the clash between Modi government at the Centre and Mamata Banerjee’s government in West Bengal continues, the political use/abuse of legal machinery was...

Budget Session Begins: President Ram Nath Kovind lists Modi govt achievements

The Budget Session began today (Thursday, January 31), with President Ram Nath Kovind addressing the joint sitting of members of both the Houses of...
Modi govt’s Bill for 10 pc quota to general category poor may be passed, but is it just a jumla?

Modi govt’s Bill for 10 pc quota to general category poor may be passed,...

The Constitution (124th Amendment) Bill that seeks to provide 10 per cent reservation in jobs and education for the general category poor, brought in...
“124th Constitution Amendment Bill waits for Rajya Sabha clearance”

“124th Constitution Amendment Bill waits for Rajya Sabha clearance”

Lok Sabha on Tuesday (Jan 8) passed the 124th Constitutional Amendment Bill seeking to provide 10% reservation for the economically weaker section among the...

Won’t let Triple-Talaq bill pass in Rajya Sabha: Congress

The contentious triple talaq bill seeking to criminalise instant divorce is set to be tabled in the Rajya Sabha on Monday (Dec 31). Congress said...
Karnataka by-polls: Congress-JD(S) wrest Bellary from BJP, score 4-1 win

Karnataka by-polls: Congress-JD(S) wrest Bellary from BJP, score 4-1 win

The Congress-Janata Dal (Secular) alliance in Karnataka got a boost, winning two of the three Lok Sabha seats and the two Assembly constituencies, including...
Parliament’s most productive monsoon session since 2000 ended Friday

Parliament’s most productive monsoon session since 2000 ended Friday

The monsoon session of the Parliament drew to a close on Friday, August 10, as the ‘most productive’ one since the year 2000, according...
IBC Amendment Bill 2018 passed, puts home buyers at par with creditors

IBC Amendment Bill 2018 passed, puts home buyers at par with creditors

The Lok Sabha on Wednesday, August 1, passed the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Second Amendment) Bill 2018. The Bill amends the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code,...
111 deaths in 822 communal incidents in 2017; over 27.6 percent rise in flare-ups from 2014

111 deaths in 822 communal incidents in 2017; over 27.6 percent rise in flare-ups...

There were 822 incidents of communal violence in 2017, a 27.6 percent rise from 2014, said the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) in a...
Hug gone wrong? BJP to bring privilege motion against Rahul Gandhi for his allegations on Rafale deal

Hug gone wrong? BJP to bring privilege motion against Rahul Gandhi for his allegations...

Congress president Rahul Gandhi may have talked about wanting to spread love and burying hate and then ended by giving a hug to Prime...
No confidence vote: Outcome known, BJP & Opposition hope to score propaganda points

No confidence vote: Outcome known, BJP & Opposition hope to score propaganda points

~By Rajesh Sinha The four-year-old NDA government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces its first motion of no-confidence on Friday, July 20. Lok Sabha Speaker...
Monsoon session gets off to noisy start; No-confidence motion against Modi Govt admitted

Monsoon session gets off to noisy start; No-confidence motion against Modi Govt admitted

Monsoon session got off to a stormy start on Wednesday, July 18 with Opposition parties raising ruckus and demanding a debate on mob lynching...
Parliament’s Monsoon session to be held from July 18 till August 10, will have 18 working days

Parliament’s Monsoon session to be held from July 18 till August 10, will have...

The monsoon session of Parliament will commence from July 18 and end on August 10, the Cabinet Committee of Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA) recommended on...

“SP is kingmaker, cannot be taken for granted”

Muddapanellists discuss Samajwadi Party’s surprise win in Yogi stronghold after Lok Sabha bypoll results come out; acknowledge change in political mood and opine that...
Both Houses of Parliament adjourned amid uproar over PNB fraud and special status to Andhra Pradesh

Both Houses of Parliament adjourned amid uproar over PNB fraud and special status to...

Both Houses of Parliament, the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha, were adjourned on Monday, March 5 soon after they met, on the first...
EC suggests 5 amendments to Constitution for simultaneous polls

EC suggests 5 amendments to Constitution for simultaneous polls

Chief Election Commissioner OP Rawat, Photo Credit: Agencies Election Commission backs proposal for simultaneous Lok Sabha and Assembly polls but says 5 Articles under the...
No consensus on anti-triple talaq Bill, Parliament’s winter session ends

No consensus on anti-triple talaq Bill, Parliament’s winter session ends

Centre refuses to yield to Opposition’s demand for referring anti-triple talaq Bill to a RS select committee, will try to move the Bill again...
Shia Board trying since 2007 to abolish triple talaq

“Shia Board trying since 2007 to abolish triple talaq”

Mudda debates bill, wonders why a civil offence should be turned into a criminal one, status-quoist speakers prioritise women’s security and maintenance over dignity,...
Centre-Opposition spar in Rajya Sabha, Anti-Triple Talaq Bill debate deferred till tomorrow

Centre-Opposition spar in Rajya Sabha, Anti-Triple Talaq Bill debate deferred till tomorrow

Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill was introduced in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday amid Opposition protests, demand for referring it to select panel  With just...
Bill to triple salaries of HC, Supreme Court judges introduced in Lok Sabha

Bill to triple salaries of High Court, Supreme Court judges introduced in Lok Sabha

Union minister for law and justice Ravi Shankar Prasad introduced the High Court and Supreme Court Judges (Salaries and Conditions of Service Amendment) Bill...
rajya-sabha

PM Modi’s charge of Manmohan Singh colluding with Pak disrupts Parliament for fourth day

Disruptions continued to dog the Parliament on the fourth day of winter session, forcing Rajya Sabha to be adjourned for the day on Wednesday,...
Opposition uproar leads to adjournment of Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha

Opposition uproar leads to adjournment of Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha

Congress leaders created ruckus – seeking apology from PM Narendra Modi over his “conspiracy with Pakistan” allegations against Dr Manmohan Singh. Following continuous ruckus from...
Mudda 8-12-2017

“We do not worship even our mothers in Islam”

Mudda panellists feel Vande Mataram controversy kept alive by political parties, some of whom are playing the communal card even as their opponents continue...
Nana-Patole

BJP’s Maharashtra MP attacks Modi government, quits party, resigns from Lok Sabha

A blow dealt, a jolt received: as the BJP went after suspended Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar over his comments against Prime Minister Narendra...
Will simultaneous polls to Lok Sabha and state assemblies become a reality by Feb-March 2019?

Will simultaneous polls to Lok Sabha and state assemblies become a reality by Feb-March...

By Puneet Nicholas Yadav Lok Sabha deputy Speaker M Thambidurai writes to CMs seeking views on holding federal and provincial polls together, EC says it’ll...
Presidential elections to be held on July 17, says CEC Naseem Zaidi

Presidential elections to be held on July 17, says CEC Naseem Zaidi

President Pranab Mukherjee's term will expire on July 25 Chief Election Commissioner Naseem Zaidi on Wednesday announced the date for presidential elections on July 17...
IAF's Sukhoi-30 goes missing near China border

IAF’s Sukhoi-30 goes missing near China border

The area was witnessing a poor weather conditions when the jet lost contact with the ground control The Indian Air Force’s Sukhoi-30 MKI with two...
Rajini says he will enter politics if God wills

Rajini says he will enter politics if God wills

Supporting DMK was a political accident, said the actor during a meet in Chennai Tamil superstar Rajinikanth broke his silence on entering the politics on...

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