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Presentees and absentees of the new Parliament

As the Parliament meets today for the first time after the repeat of the landslide victory of the Bharatiya Janata Party and its alliance...Read More

Budget Session 2019: PM Narendra Modi seeks all-party help to realise dream of 'New India' by 2022

Budget Session 2019: PM Narendra Modi seeks all-party help to realise dream of 'New India' by 2022

New Delhi: Ahead of the Budget Session of Parliament beginning Monday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday urged the leaders of all po...Read More

Disruptions not good for Parliament, says PM Narendra Modi

Disruptions not good for Parliament, says PM Narendra Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday told floor leaders of parties in Parliament to keep political differences aside and not...Read More

Sri Lankan MP to be grilled over his National Thawheed Jamaath terror links

Colombo: A member of Parliament who was arrested on charges of having  with local Islamic terror group National Thawheed Jamaath (NTJ), h...Read More

Iran’s parliament labels US troops in Middle East as terrorists

Iran’s parliament labels US troops in Middle East as terrorists

Tehran :Iran’s lawmakers on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a bill labeling U.S. forces in the Middle East as terrorist, a day after the ...Read More

Lok Sabha elections 2019: 10 big names contesting the polls

Lok Sabha elections 2019: 10 big names contesting the polls

The Lok Sabha elections 2019 have kicked off, in which voters will choose their favourite candidates for the next parliament. The country...Read More

The mistake Tai made

It is certainly no way to treat a lady and especially not one who has been the presiding officer of Parliament. Sumitra Mahajan will go d...Read More

Parliament of Iran approves DTAA with India

Parliament of Iran approves DTAA with India

Mumbai: “The Parliament of Iran has recently approved the Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) with India. I hope this will promote...Read More

Haiti parliament ousts prime minister in no-confidence vote

Haiti parliament ousts prime minister in no-confidence vote

Port-au-Prince (Haiti): Haitian Prime Minister Henry Ceant has been thrown out of office by a no-confidence vote prompted by government d...Read More

Bhopal: MP goes to poll from April 29

Bhopal: The Model Code of Conduct came into force in Madhya Pradesh also, with announcement of poll dates for Lok Sabha elections on Sund...Read More

Ordinances used to subvert democracy

Ordinances used to subvert democracy

The Narendra Modi government proposes a law and the Opposition opposes it. But the Modi government disposes off all opposition — at least...Read More

Full statehood not possible: Sheila Dikshit

Full statehood not possible: Sheila Dikshit

New Delhi: Delhi Congress chief Sheila Dikshit on Sunday said that full statehood for Delhi, a demand made by chief minister Arvind Kejri...Read More

Is this going to be a presidential election?

Last week Parliament felt like the final days of the school academic year. Everyone, but particularly the Lok Sabha members, was in both ...Read More

Sri Lanka Sports Minister wants to change SLC Constitution for good governance

Sri Lanka Sports Minister wants to change SLC Constitution for good governance

Colombo: Sri Lanka Sports Minister Harin Fernando on Friday said he would soon present before the Parliament a plan to change the Constit...Read More

BJP rule a dark chapter of our democracy: Ahmed Patel lists 5 ‘infamous reasons’

BJP rule a dark chapter of our democracy: Ahmed Patel lists 5 ‘infamous reasons’

New Delhi: As tenure of 16th Lok Sabha came to an end on Wednesday, senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel listed five “infamous reasons” whi...Read More

Parliament passes law removing leprosy as ground for divorce       

New Delhi: Parliament on Wednesday passed a Bill removing leprosy as a ground for divorce under five personal laws including the Hindu Ma...Read More

Parliament passes Modi government’s Interim Budget 2019-20

Parliament passes Modi government’s Interim Budget 2019-20

New Delhi: Parliament Wednesday approved Modi Government’s sixth and final Budget that gave Income Tax rebate to those earning up to Rs 5...Read More

Ram temple construction not an election issue: BJP

Ram temple construction not an election issue: BJP

Indore: BJP vice president Prabhat Jha on Tuesday said construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya is not an election issue and claimed his par...Read More

Citizenship Amendment Bill to be tabled in Rajya Sabha today, section 144 imposed in Imphal

Imphal (Manipur): Prohibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPC have been imposed in East and West Imphal districts ahead of the tabling o...Read More

Parliament session to end at lunch tomorrow

Parliament session to end at lunch tomorrow

New Delhi: The 2-week budget session of Parliament is all set to end at lunch time on Wednesday, with the Rajya Sabha remaining paralysed...Read More