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.

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.

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.

All-party meet to discuss Kannur situation

In the backdrop of the violent incidents in the district after the arrest of CPI(M) leader P Jayarajan, an all-party meeting has been convened.

All-party meet on Lokpal to forge consensus: PM

Manmohan Singh said the all-party meeting on Lokpal was part of government`s effort to achieve a "meaningful consensus" on the issue.

PM calls all-party meet over Lokpal Bill

In a fresh bid to end the deadlock
over Lokpal Bill, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has called an
all-party meeting on Friday to discuss the proposed

PM convenes all-party meet on Lokpal on Wednesday

With the threat of Anna Hazare`s agitation looming large, PM Manmohan Singh has called an all-party meeting to evolve a broad consensus on the Lokpal.

To run Parliament, Govt puts brake on retail FDI

The contentious issue of allowing FDI in retail was formally put on the backburner on Wednesday when Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee announced in Lok Sabha that the decision was being put on hold.

BJP sticks to opposition to FDI policy

On the eve of an all-party meet
convened by the government to end the FDI deadlock, BJP on Tuesday stuck to its opposition to the policy.