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Rajya Sabha passes bill to amend NCT of Delhi Act, opposition parties stage walkout

Rajya Sabha passes bill to amend NCT of Delhi Act, opposition parties stage walkout

Parliament on Wednesday approved a bill giving primacy to Delhi's Lieutenant Governor (L-G) over the elected government, after uproar by ...Read More

Scrapping of old vehicles from April 1; no toll booths after a year: Nitin Gadkari

Scrapping of old vehicles from April 1; no toll booths after a year: Nitin Gadkari

NEW DELHI: The Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Thursday made two major announcements in both Houses of Pa...Read More

Rajya Sabha passes bill to raise FDI in insurance to 74%

Rajya Sabha passes bill to raise FDI in insurance to 74%

Rajya Sabha on Thursday approved a bill to raise the foreign investment limit in the insurance sector to 74 per cent with Finance Ministe...Read More

No decision yet on nationwide NRC, Centre tells Rajya Sabha

No decision yet on nationwide NRC, Centre tells Rajya Sabha

The NRC is an Assam-specific data of bonafide Indian citizens living in the state

In the Parliament: Both houses have smooth run for second day

In the Parliament: Both houses have smooth run for second day

Indications are that the session may end this weekend or on Sunday to let the members plunge into the electioneering in the ongoing assem...Read More

After being declared as BJP candidate in WB Assembly Polls, TMC seeks Swapan Dasgupta’s disqualification from RS

After being declared as BJP candidate in WB Assembly Polls, TMC seeks Swapan Dasgupta’s disqualification from RS

Days after BJP fielding Rajya Sabha member Swapan Dasgupta as its candidate for the upcoming West Bengal Assembly elections, Trinamool Co...Read More

Budget session of Parliament: India can never turn eyes away from racism: External Affairs Minister Jaishankar

Budget session of Parliament: India can never turn eyes away from racism: External Affairs Minister Jaishankar

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar told the Parliament on Monday India can “never turn eyes away from racism” and will “champion the ...Read More

Protests over rising fuel prices: Both Houses adjourned without transacting legislative business

Protests over rising fuel prices: Both Houses adjourned without transacting legislative business

Once decision-maker in Congress, Scindia now sitting among the BJP backbenchers: The former Congress chief

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 1 pm after Opposition ruckus over fuel price hike

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 1 pm after Opposition ruckus over fuel price hike

New Delhi: Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 1 pm on Monday following repeated sloganeering by the Opposition against rising fuel prices in ...Read More

We should have 50% reservation for women in Parliament and assembly: Priyanka Chaturvedi

We should have 50% reservation for women in Parliament and assembly: Priyanka Chaturvedi

Rajya Sabha MP and Shiv Sena leader Priyanka Chaturvedi on Monday said that 24 years after the first talk of the Women Reservation Bill, ...Read More

Second part of Parliament's Budget session starts, parties seek curtailment over 5-state polls

Second part of Parliament's Budget session starts, parties seek curtailment over 5-state polls

New Delhi: The second part of the Budget session of Parliament began Monday as Rajya Sabha reconvened in the morning with all COVID-19 pr...Read More

'Grounded person': Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad praises PM Modi, says 'he proudly calls himself chaiwala'

'Grounded person': Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad praises PM Modi, says 'he proudly calls himself chaiwala'

Senior Congress leader and former leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad on Sunday praised PM Narendra Modi for sticking to...Read More

MPs of Divisional Committee of Chakradharpur and Ranchi hold meeting with South Eastern Railway

MPs of Divisional Committee of Chakradharpur and Ranchi hold meeting with South Eastern Railway

The meeting of the Divisional Committee comprising of Members of Parliament both from Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha under jurisdiction of Cha...Read More

Mallikarjun Kharge to be Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha

Mallikarjun Kharge to be Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha

New DelhiSenior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge will be the leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha, succeeding Ghulam Nabi Azad whose ten...Read More

Troops withdrawal: Congress dubs it ‘Operation cover-up’

Troops withdrawal: Congress dubs it ‘Operation cover-up’

New DelhiFurther, the Congress dismissed a defence ministry’s statement issued after Rahul Gandhi accused the government of compromising ...Read More

Congress names Mallikarjun Kharge for leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha

Congress names Mallikarjun Kharge for leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha

New Delhi: Senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge is likely to replace Ghulam Nabi Azad as the leader of opposition in the Rajya Sabha...Read More

No passenger deaths due to train accidents in nearly 22 months: Piyush Goyal

No passenger deaths due to train accidents in nearly 22 months: Piyush Goyal

New Delhi: Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday said that there has not been a single passenger death due to train accidents in...Read More

Ravi Shankar Prasad says social media platforms should follow Indian law; warns of strict action against non-compliance

Ravi Shankar Prasad says social media platforms should follow Indian law; warns of strict action against non-compliance

New Delhi: Strict action would be taken against social media platforms that are found violating the law of the land, spreading fake news ...Read More

'Social media has a big role, but...': Amid Centre vs Twitter, Ravi Shankar Prasad's warning against 'misuse'

'Social media has a big role, but...': Amid Centre vs Twitter, Ravi Shankar Prasad's warning against 'misuse'

New Delhi: Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday warned social media companies that while they have a big role in Digital India ...Read More

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