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Published on: Thursday, August 05, 2021, 04:23 PM IST

LIVE Parliament Session Updates: Rajya Sabha adjourned till 11 am on August 6 amid Opposition ruckus over issues including Pegasus report

For the last few days, the business of both the Houses of the Parliament remained majorly disrupted due to the continuous ruckus created by the Opposition over issues including farmers' protest, Pegasus spyware, COVID-19 and inflation. The Monsoon Session commenced on July 19, 2021, and will continue till August 13, 2021.
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05 August 2021 10:19 AM IST

Rajya Sabha passes 3 bills as opposition members continue protests

The Rajya Sabha passed three bills on Wednesday as the opposition continued its protests against the government on its demands including probe into alleged surveillance through Pegasus spyware.

The Upper House passed the Limited Liability Partnership (Amendment) Bill, 2021, the Deposit Insurance and Credit Guarantee Corporation (Amendment) Bill, 2021 and Airports Economic Regulatory Authority (Amendment) Bill, 2021.

05 August 2021 10:19 AM IST

Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha to start at 11am today

Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha to meet again at 11 am on Thursday.

05 August 2021 10:19 AM IST

Congress that had attacked Darbar Sahib, slaughtered Sikhs in 1984 is questioning me today: Harsimrat Kaur Badal

After Punjab Congress MP Ranveet Singh Bittu slammed Shiromani Akali Dal MP Harsimrat Kaur Badal for "doing drama" and showing "fake support" to the farmers' cause, Harsimrat hit back at the MP saying, "Congress is the same party who attacked Golden Temple in 1984 and slaughtered hundreds of Sikhs." She also slammed the Congress leaders for walking out while the farm bills were being passed in Parliament.

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05 August 2021 10:19 AM IST

Adjournment notice in Lok Sabha on Pegasus row by Congress MP Manish Tewari

05 August 2021 11:52 AM IST

TMC MPs are conspiring to tarnish Parliament with their legacy of violence:ย Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

05 August 2021 11:52 AM IST

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 11:30 am amid protests by Opposition MPs

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05 August 2021 11:52 AM IST

Lok Sabha adjourned till 12 noon amid sloganeering by Opposition MPs

05 August 2021 11:52 AM IST

As a first-time MP, I'm disappointed: Rajya Sabha MP Mahesh Jethmalani on disruption by Opposition MPs in Parliament

05 August 2021 12:38 PM IST
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05 August 2021 01:19 PM IST

Suspended TMC MP breaks glass pane in RS while trying to enter forcibly

A Parliament Security Services (PSS) officer suffered minor injuries on Wednesday when Arpita Ghosh, one of the suspended Trinamool Congress (TMC) MPs, broke the glass pane of a wooden door of the Rajya Sabha by smashing her mobile phone in a bid to forcibly enter the Upper House of Parliament.

The incident took place when the six suspended TMC MPs tried to forcibly enter the Rajya Sabha chamber after the House was adjourned at 3:15 p.m.

According to a statement issued by the Parliament Security Service of the Rajya Sabha Secretariat, the six TMC MPs, who were suspended on Wednesday including Bola Sen, Md. Nadimul Haque, Abir Ranjan Biswas, Shanta Chhetri, Arpita Ghosh and Mausam Noor, continued to raise anti-government slogans standing outside the Rajya Sabha chamber surrounded by the security personnel who were preventing them from entering the House.

05 August 2021 01:19 PM IST

Lok Sabha adjourned till 2 pm amid Opposition uproar

The Lok Sabha was on Thursday adjourned till 2 pm as Opposition Parliamentarians continued to create ruckus in the House over various issues.

05 August 2021 01:19 PM IST

75% of our stolen heritage was returned during the 7 years of PM Modi: G Kishan Reddy, Union Minister for Culture & Tourism in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha

05 August 2021 02:49 PM IST

Lok Sabha adjourned till 4 pm amid sloganeering by Opposition MPs

05 August 2021 02:49 PM IST

PM Modi slams Opposition for stalling Parliament

Criticising opposition parties for stalling Parliament over the Pegasus spyware controversy and other issues, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday asserted that they cannot stop the country from marching forward.

These parties are trying to stop the transaction of business in Parliament, he said in a no-holds-barred attack on the Opposition.

The sole intention of the opposition parties is to create roadblocks on the path of development, the prime minister said, as he termed their action "anti national".

"Bharat chall padha hain (India is on the move)," the PM said as he listed the achievements of his government on various fronts.

05 August 2021 02:49 PM IST

Rajya Sabha passes bill to amend Scheduled Tribe list relating to Arunachal Pradesh

Rajya Sabha on Thursday passed The Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order (Amendment) Bill, 2021, which seeks to amend the constitutional list of Scheduled Tribes as recommended by Arunachal Pradesh.

The bill was passed by voice vote amid protest by the opposition over issues of Pegasus, agri laws and others.

Tribal Affairs Minister Arjun Munda said, "This bill will justice to tribals. Please support and approve the bill." The bill was introduced in Rajya Sabha by Munda on August 2, 2021 At present, there are 18 communities with their synonyms appearing in the illustrative list of Scheduled Tribes in respect of the state of Arunachal Pradesh.

05 August 2021 04:23 PM IST

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 3.40 pm

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 3.40 pm amid sloganeering by MPs of the Opposition over various issues, including 'Pegasus Project' media report.


05 August 2021 04:23 PM IST

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 11am on August 6 following a ruckus by Opposition MPs over various issues, including 'Pegasus Project' media report.

05 August 2021 04:23 PM IST

Lok Sabha adjourned till 5 pm amid the protest by Opposition MPs over 'Pegasus Project' media report

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