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Bill introduced in Lok Sabha to repeal 36 obsolete laws

Last Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014, 17:05

Seeking to clear the statute books of antiquated laws, a bill was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Monday to repeal 36 Acts, including one which amends the marriage laws.

Govt asks CJI, CJ of HCs to fill up vacancies

Last Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014, 13:54

Government has asked the Chief Justice of India and Chief Justices of High Courts to fill up vacancies in various courts, mostly in lower judiciary, for speedy disposal of huge backlog of cases in the country.

TRS members disrupt Lok Sabha proceedings

Last Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014, 12:41

TRS members on Monday disrupted the proceedings of the Lok Sabha opposing grant of certain special powers related to law and order in Hyderabad with the Governor, forcing the Speaker to adjourn the House for 10 minutes during Question Hour.

Communal Violence Bill to be discussed in Lok Sabha today

Last Updated: Monday, August 11, 2014, 09:11

Days after Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi`s outburst in Lok Sabha, the Parliament will discuss Communal Violence Bill on Monday.

Turbulence in Kerala CPI over poll debacle

Last Updated: Sunday, August 10, 2014, 19:33

After clamping down on three senior functionaries for the humiliating defeat its candidate suffered in Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha seat, turbulence continued in Kerala CPI with two of them resenting the disciplinary action against them.

Anbumani was the first Minister to use Tamil in LS: PMK

Last Updated: Saturday, August 09, 2014, 16:56

PMK, an ally of NDA, on Saturday welcomed a BJP Minister`s reply in Tamil to a question in Parliament, but claimed its leader Anbumani Ramadoss was the first Union Minister in recent years to have used the regional language.

Speaker`s decision not open to judicial review: Supreme Court

Last Updated: Friday, August 08, 2014, 23:28

In a stand that may spell difficulty for the Congress party if its demand for being given the post of the leader of opposition is rejected by Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, the Supreme Court on Friday said that a decision taken by the speaker in the House is not open to judicial review.

Speaker`s decision not open to judicial review: Supreme Court

Last Updated: Friday, August 08, 2014, 23:25

In a stand that may spell difficulty for the Congress party if its demand for being given the post of the leader of opposition is rejected by Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, the Supreme Court on Friday said that a decision taken by the speaker in the House is not open to judicial review.

Narendra Modi gets clean chit from Gujarat Police in poll code violation case

Last Updated: Friday, August 08, 2014, 20:37

Giving a clean chit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Gujarat police on Friday filed a closure report in a metropolitan court here in a case of alleged violation of model code of conduct during the Lok Sabha election.

Elders want RS Chairman to decide on their foreign visits

Last Updated: Friday, August 08, 2014, 18:35

A demand was raised in Rajya Sabha on Friday to empower its Chairman and Vice Chairman to take decisions on crucial issues like permitting members for foreign visits and allotting rooms to parliamentary parties instead of such issues being dealt by Speaker, Lok Sabha.

Govt to soon notify minimum Rs 1,000 monthly pension under EPS

Last Updated: Friday, August 08, 2014, 17:51

Government will soon issue a notification to implement the Budget proposal of increasing the minimum monthly pension under the EPS-95 scheme to Rs 1,000, Labour Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said.

LoP issue: SC rejects PIL, says not here to decide political issues

Last Updated: Friday, August 08, 2014, 13:52

The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking that the Leader of Opposition (LoP) status in Lok Sabha be granted to the Congress party.