Budget Session

UP Assembly passes annual budget; Opposition remains absent

The Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Thursday passed a Rs 3,84,659.71 crore state budget for the fiscal 2017-2018 and the related appropriation Bill.

Jul 27, 2017, 22:00 PM IST
UP budget presented, provides for Rs 36,000cr farm loan waiver

UP budget presented, provides for Rs 36,000cr farm loan waiver

The farm loan waiver was a major promise in the BJP's election manifesto and the fulfilment of the commitment was a big challenge before the Adityanath government, which has just completed 100 days in office.

Jul 11, 2017, 13:33 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh budget session begins tomorrow

Uttar Pradesh budget session begins tomorrow

The Budget session of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly begins on Tuesday with presentation of the BJP government's first annual budget, even as opposition parties gear up to corner Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on the law and order front and other issues. The session, which will conclude on July 28, is likely to witness fireworks with opposition Congress planning to raise the issue of crime and farmers' problems.

Jul 10, 2017, 15:51 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh budget to be presented on July 11

Uttar Pradesh budget to be presented on July 11

There would be discussion on the budget on July 17 and 18 and the budgetary provisions would be debated on July 19 and 20. This process will continue through July 24 to 27 and on the last day it will be put for final vote. 

Jul 04, 2017, 09:32 AM IST

Ruckus in Punjab assembly

Chaos erupted in the Punjab assembly on Thursday after the opposition Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Shiromani Akali Dal insisted on separate adjournment motions leading to clashes.

Jun 15, 2017, 15:28 PM IST

Duration of Budget session too short: AAP MLA HS Phoolka

Leader of Opposition and AAP MLA HS Phoolka on Wednesday said the duration of the upcoming Budget session of the Punjab Assembly was "too short" to discuss matters of public importance.

Jun 07, 2017, 20:26 PM IST

Parliament adjourned sine die; Budget Session 'golden', says Centre

Parliament was on Wednesday adjourned sine die as the Budget Session (242nd Session) came to an end. While the Chairs of both houses expressed satisfaction over the amount of legislative business conducted, the government called it the most fruitful and golden session in Indian legislative history.

Apr 12, 2017, 19:45 PM IST
Budget Session a winner for treasury benches: PM Narendra Modi

Budget Session a winner for treasury benches: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday described the Budget Session as a "winner" for the treasury benches, saying the BJP put up an impressive show in state polls while the government was able to secure passage of many key bills in Parliament.

Apr 11, 2017, 13:22 PM IST
Manohar Parrikar presents budget, focuses on agriculture, education

Manohar Parrikar presents budget, focuses on agriculture, education

The new BJP-led government in Goa today presented its first budget that targeted an economic growth of 11 per cent in 2017-18 and laid special focus on agriculture, social security and education.

 

Mar 24, 2017, 15:02 PM IST
Punjab cabinet expansion likely before budget session: CM Amarinder Singh

Punjab cabinet expansion likely before budget session: CM Amarinder Singh

The first expansion of Punjab Cabinet is likely before the state's budget session slated for June.

Mar 23, 2017, 17:51 PM IST

Maharashtra Government allocates Rs 8,233 crore for irrigation projects

The Maharashtra Government on Saturday allocated Rs. 8, 233 crore for various irrigation projects for farmers during the budget presentation.

 

Mar 18, 2017, 15:43 PM IST
Loan waiver: Devendra Fadnavis goes to Delhi with Shiv Sena ministers

Loan waiver: Devendra Fadnavis goes to Delhi with Shiv Sena ministers

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today flew to Delhi with four Shiv Sena ministers to discuss farm loan waiver with the Centre even as the budget session of the state legislature is underway.

Mar 17, 2017, 19:04 PM IST
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik indicates reshuffle in ministry

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik indicates reshuffle in ministry

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today hinted at a possible reshuffle in the council of ministers after the budget session of the assembly Ends on April 7.

Mar 17, 2017, 15:56 PM IST
Telangana Assembly to pass two legislations to enhance reservation for Scheduled Tribes, Muslims

Telangana Assembly to pass two legislations to enhance reservation for Scheduled Tribes, Muslims

Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao has said that the state assembly will pass two legislations during the ongoing Budget Session to enhance reservation for the Scheduled Tribes and Muslims.

Mar 12, 2017, 10:21 AM IST

Second phase of Parliament's Budget session begins today

Second phase of Parliament's Budget session begins today. Watch complete news story of News 50 for getting the complete news updates!

Mar 09, 2017, 11:31 AM IST
There's never a dull moment in Parliament: Mary Kom

There's never a dull moment in Parliament: Mary Kom

The 34-year-old, who is five-time Asian champion besides having a coveted Asian Games gold medal as well, was nominated to the Rajya Sabha last year.

Feb 12, 2017, 23:06 PM IST
Narendra Modi's 'raincoat' barb: Opposition may boycott PM when Parliament convenes for remaining Budget Session

Narendra Modi's 'raincoat' barb: Opposition may boycott PM when Parliament convenes for remaining Budget Session

Congress-led Opposition seems to be in no mood to spare the NDA government over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's raincoat jibe against his predecessor Dr Manmohan Singh recently.

Feb 10, 2017, 09:40 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi tears into Congress over 'SCAM' jibe, hails demonetisation, surgical strikes

PM Narendra Modi tears into Congress over 'SCAM' jibe, hails demonetisation, surgical strikes

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is addressing the Lok Sabha and participated in the discussion on the Motion of Thanks on the President's joint address to Parliament during the Budget session.

Feb 07, 2017, 12:33 PM IST

Trinamool Congress demands CBI probe into JNU student's disappearance

Alleging political vendetta behind the disappearance of JNU student Najeeb Ahmed.

Feb 06, 2017, 14:15 PM IST

Unclaimed bag found inside Parliament House

An unclaimed bag was today found near the statue of Mahatma Gandhi inside the Parliament House complex, sending security personnel into a tizzy.

Feb 06, 2017, 12:02 PM IST