Lok-Sabha - Latest News on Lok-Sabha | Read Breaking News on Zee News

Concern in LS over coal shortage in thermal power plants

Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 15:29

Concern was voiced in the Lok Sabha Friday over reports that nearly half of the thermal power plants in the country, including over 20,000 MW capacity stations of state-run NTPC, are reeling under coal shortage with stocks to last less than a week.

Indian youths joining ISIS, a disturbing development: BJP MP

Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 15:19

Alarmed by reports of some Indian youths visiting Iraq to join the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), a BJP member in the Lok Sabha today wanted urgent steps to sternly deal with the issue.

Ten key DRDO projects delayed: Jaitley

Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 14:25

Ten major projects of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), including the LCA Tejas aircraft and several key missile programmes, have been delayed due to various reasons, Lok Sabha was informed Friday.

19 fighter aircraft, 11 helicopters crash in last 3 years: Govt

Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 14:19

Altogether 19 fighter aircraft and 11 helicopters of the armed forces crashed in last three years in which 24 service personnel were killed, Lok Sabha was informed Friday.

PDP using "ill-gotten money" to "buy" public support: Omar

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 23:01

In a scathing attack on PDP, J&K CM Omar Abdullah on Thursday accused the opposition of using "ill-gotten money" to "buy" public support in Lok Sabha elections.

Ceiling of Lok Sabha leaks during debate

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 21:11

Law Makers had the first hand experience of the Monsoon Thursday night with Lok Sabha witnessing a major leakage in the ceiling.

1,537 people killed in floods across India last year: Govt

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 17:35

As many as 1,537 people lost their lives during floods in different parts of the country last year, government informed the Lok Sabha on Thursday.

Who is `No 2` after Narendra Modi, questions Congress in LS

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 17:34

Taking a dig at the government, Congress on Thursday questioned as to who is the `Number 2` after Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Over Rs 12,000 cr MNREGA payments delayed in 2013-14 beyond 15 days: Govt

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 17:28

Payments of over Rs 12,000 crore were delayed beyond the stipulated period of 15 days under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme in 2013-14, the government on Thursday said.

Mulayam tells Congress: `Enjoyed power a lot, now agitate`

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 17:13

"You have enjoyed power a lot. Now you agitate on the streets." This was the terse advice of Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav to Congress in the Lok Sabha today.

Goa: Senior Congress leaders give disciplinary panel hearing a miss

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 10:10

In an indication that they are in no hurry to fall in line and may continue with their defiance, four senior Congress leaders in Goa, facing inquiry for alleged anti-party activities during the Lok Sabha polls, did not turn up before a party disciplinary panel.

A collective error of judgement?

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 09:55

It’s been over two months since Narendra Modi was sworn in as the Prime Minister of India.