Budget Session: RS chairman calls all-party meet today; Sonia Gandhi to deliberate with Congress leaders

Budget Session: RS chairman calls all-party meet today; Sonia Gandhi to deliberate with Congress leaders

Congress president Sonia Gandhi will hold talks with senior party leaders on Saturday to firm up the party strategy for the upcoming Budget Session at a time when Opposition and government have locked horns over a number of contentious issues.

Parliament logjam: No breakthrough in all-party meeting

Parliament logjam: No breakthrough in all-party meeting

An all-party meeting called by the Narendra Modi government on Monday failed to break the parliamentary logjam, with the Congress and the NDA government reiterating their positions on resignations over the Lalit Modi and Vyapam issues.

Govt's fresh bid to end Par deadlock, all-party meet on Monday

 With half of the Monsoon session virtually washed out, Government will make a fresh bid to end the two-week-long deadlock in Parliament with an all-party meeting on Monday.

Trinamool to skip all-party meet before Parliament`s Monsoon Session

The Trinamool Congress announced on Friday that it will skip the all-party meeting convened by the Narendra Modi government in New Delhi on July 20 on the eve of Parliament`s Monsoon Session.

Bihar all-party meet to write to PM on loss due to Finance Commission recommendations

An all-party meeting convened by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, which was boycotted by the BJP, on Monday decided to "write" to Prime Minister Narendra Modi about the "estimated Rs 50,000 crore loss" to the state due to the 14th Finance Commission recommendations.

Modi govt ready to face 'stormy' Winter Session from today, TMC set to stage dharna

Modi govt ready to face 'stormy' Winter Session from today, TMC set to stage dharna

Fresh from its Assembly polls successes, a confident Narendra Modi-led NDA government is expected to push for the passage of key economic bills, including on the insurance sector, in the Winter Session of Parliament beginning from Monday.



All-party meet ahead of winter session of Parliament

Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Sunday called an all-party meet to discuss agenda for Parliament's Winter Session which will begin from Monday.The meeting has been called for smooth functioning of winter session of the Parliament.

PPA demands all-party meeting for evolving consensus

The Peoples Party of Arunachal (PPA) has asked for an all-party meeting with an open debate involving all stake holders to evolve a consensus on the urgent necessity of bringing Arunachal under Article 371 (A) and not under Article 371 (H).

SP, BSP skip all-party meet, others agree to pass Lokpal Bill in Rajya Sabha

While the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) skipped the all-party meeting called by Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari to end the deadlock on Lokpal Bill, others on Monday agreed to support the anti-corruption legislation in the Upper House.

Winter Session likely to be stormy as govt set to move Communal Violence Bill

With the Congress government set to table the controversial Communal Violence Bill, among other important bills, despite reservations from political parties, the Parliament`s forthcoming Winter Session is likely to be a stormy affair.

All-party meet to discuss Kasturirangan report: Chandy

A report reflecting the concerns of people about the fallout of the implementation of recommendations of the Kasturirgangan committee on the ecology of the Western Ghats shall be submitted to the Centre, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said Wednesday.

Chandrababu Naidu demands all-party meet on Telangana

Telugu Desam chief N Chandrababu Naidu, who is on a hunger strike to protest splitting of Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday demanded that an all-party meeting be convened at the earliest to discuss creation of Telangana state.

SP favours all-party meet on Food Security Bill

Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on saturday said his party was against the existing Food Security Bill but favoured an all-party meeting to discuss the issue.

Congress to boycott all-party meet in Chhattisgarh

Congress will boycott all-party meeting convened by the Raman Singh government in Chhattisgarh in the wake of Maoist attack.

Govt clinches broad consensus on Land Bill, to be tabled in Parl

Government on Thursday clinched a "broad consensus" on the contentious Land Acquisition Bill, paving the way for its consideration and passage in Parliament in the Budget Session which resumes on Monday after a month-long recess.

All-party meet tomorrow for consensus on land bill

With differences dogging the contentious land acquisition bill, government will make a fresh attempt to evolve a consensus at an all-party meeting on the issue on Thursday.

Govt fails to break Lanka resolution deadlock

The all-party meeting convened by government to explore the possibility of Parliament adopting a resolution against Sri Lanka on Wednesday night saw most parties opposing such a move, leaving no scope for it.

Govt relents, keeps age of consent for sex at 18

Under pressure from various opposition parties, the Union Cabinet on Monday agreed to keep the age of consent for sex at 18 years from 16.

Land acquisition Bill: Govt convenes all-party meet on March 7

The government has convened an all party meeting on March 7 to iron out differences on issues relating to the ambitious land acquisition bill.

LS Speaker to hold all-party meet on Feb 20 for smooth session

With Opposition poised to attack the government on a host of issues, Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar has convened an all-party meeting on Wednesday.