MPs

48 MPs, MLAs have declared cases of crime against women, says ADR report

48 MPs, MLAs have declared cases of crime against women, says ADR report

Among the 48 lawmakers facing charges of crime against women, 45 are MLAs and three are Members of Parliament.

Apr 19, 2018, 13:51 PM IST
Monthly allowance of MPs to increase by Rs 40,000

Monthly allowance of MPs to increase by Rs 40,000

The monthly allowances of MPs are all set to increase with the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approving up to 55 percent hike.

Feb 28, 2018, 21:21 PM IST
Haryana wants minimum qualifications for MPs, MLAs

Haryana wants minimum qualifications for MPs, MLAs

The Supreme Court, in its decision in December 2016, had upheld the Haryana Panchayati Raj Amendment Act, 2015, under which conditions were imposed on people wanting to contest panchayat elections in Haryana.

Dec 02, 2017, 22:54 PM IST
51 MPs/MLAs charged with crime against women: ADR

51 MPs/MLAs charged with crime against women: ADR

The ADR, a not-for-profit organisation, analysed election affidavits of 774 of the 776 current MPs and 4,078 of the 4,120 MLAs from across India. 

Aug 30, 2017, 20:55 PM IST

Join non-political activities for social welfare: PM to MPs

Modi, who meets MPs from various states during Parliament sessions, interacted with party lawmakers from Madhya Pradesh and Chattisgarh as part of the exercise, at his residence.

Jul 28, 2017, 22:05 PM IST

31 held in China for personal information infringement

The Ministry of Public Security (MPS) said it was a major case of infringement of personal information.

Jul 13, 2017, 18:04 PM IST

NDA Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind to meet MPs, MLAs in Kashmir on Wednesday

NDA Presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind will visit Srinagar on June 28.

Jun 26, 2017, 13:37 PM IST

NDA Kerala unit urges MLAs, MPs to vote for Ram Nath Kovind

NDA Kerala Unit on Monday urged MPs and MLAs from the state, ruled by CPI(M) led LDF, to cooperate for the victory of its presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind forgetting political differences.

Jun 26, 2017, 12:54 PM IST

Privileges vested in MPs, MLAs being wasted: President Pranab Mukherjee

With little over two months to go before his term ends, President Pranab Mukherjee has expressed concern over decline in time devoted to legislation in Parliament, saying privileges vested in elected representatives by the Constitution was being substantially wasted.

May 15, 2017, 23:09 PM IST

73 thefts at houses of MPs, MLAs in Delhi in 3 years: Govt

In 2015 and 2016, 29 and 19 cases of thefts were registered respectively.

Mar 28, 2017, 15:43 PM IST
HP Inc redesigns printing security solutions to fight cyber attacks

HP Inc redesigns printing security solutions to fight cyber attacks

To protect corporate print environments against cyber attacks, personal computer and printing major HP Inc. On Monday revamped the HP Managed Print Services (MPS).

Dec 05, 2016, 18:43 PM IST
SC's no to PIL seeking codification of immunities of lawmakers

SC's no to PIL seeking codification of immunities of lawmakers

"The issue is genuine and somebody will have to raise it. But this is not in our domain," a bench of Justices J S Khehar and Arun Mishra said.

Oct 17, 2016, 20:42 PM IST

'Don't schedule Parl Committee meetings during session'

Meetings of Parliamentary committees should not be scheduled during the session as it becomes difficult to take part in the proceedings of the House, said a number of members in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday.

Aug 09, 2016, 18:37 PM IST

All actions against JNU students be withdrawn: MPs to President

The punitive action taken against JNU students, including JNUSU chief Kanhaiya Kumar that led him to sit on a hunger strike, reached the President's doorstep on Friday with some opposition party MPs seeking his intervention in resolving the crisis and restoring normalcy in the varsity.

May 06, 2016, 21:04 PM IST
100% hike in salaries and allowances for our 'good conduct', demand Members of Parliament

100% hike in salaries and allowances for our 'good conduct', demand Members of Parliament

Demanding a 100 percent hike in salaries and allowances for themselves, Members of Parliament have said they deserve this raise for their 'good conduct'.

Apr 30, 2016, 11:28 AM IST

Some MPs seeks relief from Odd-Even scheme

Raising the issue, TRS leader A P Jithender Reddy said even Parliamentarians like him were facing problems in commuting in Delhi due to the Odd-Even scheme as they had only one car here.

Apr 24, 2016, 19:28 PM IST
Give vague assurances to MPs: Union Agriculture Ministry to Babus

Give vague assurances to MPs: Union Agriculture Ministry to Babus

'The matter is under consideration', 'I shall look into it', 'I shall see what can be done' are some statements that the Members of Parliament seeking information on matters will get to hear from the bureaucratic class.

Mar 10, 2016, 18:57 PM IST

Parliamentary panel for permanent mechanism for review of salaries of MPs

Members of a parliamentary panel today pushed for establishment of a "permanent mechanism" on the lines of Pay Commission to ensure that salaries and allowances of MPs are raised on a regular basis.

Feb 11, 2016, 00:33 AM IST

DNA: Salaries of MPs to double, will get Rs 2.8 lakh

Even as disruptions shadowed the Winter Session of Parliament, lawmakers are looking ahead to a 100 percent salary hike which may come in the next Budget, government sources said on Thursday.

Dec 28, 2015, 23:20 PM IST
MPs may soon draw salary of Rs 2.8 lakh per month

MPs may soon draw salary of Rs 2.8 lakh per month

If the proposal is approved, an MP would draw a monthly salary of Rs 2.8 lakh.

Dec 24, 2015, 14:43 PM IST