BJP sets deadline for PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti as J&K logjam over govt formation continues

BJP sets deadline for PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti as J&K logjam over govt formation continues

BJP has asked the PDP chief that to take its final call on government formation in J&K they have time not beyond the Parliament Session.

After Parliament truce, govt hopeful of passing pending bills barring GST

After Parliament truce, govt hopeful of passing pending bills barring GST

Legislative and financial items entailing 43-and-a-half- hours of business are pending before the House, including key bill like The Real Estate Regulation Bill.

CBI raid not against Kejriwal, says Arun Jaitley

CBI raid not against Kejriwal, says Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Tuesday that the CBI raid was not against Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, but against an official who was attached to his office, a claim rejected by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) as a lie.

Panel discussion on Rajnath Singh's remarks on secularism in Parliament

Amidst the debate on intolerance in the country, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, in his address at the opening day of Parliament, opined that the word 'secular' was now a mis-used word.

Why did Aamir Khan talk about 'intolerance' before Parliament Session?

Supporting film star Aamir Khan's voicing of "alarm" over an atmosphere of "insecurity" in the society, Mallikarjun Kharge, the Congress leader in the Lok Sabha, on Tuesday said his party wanted a discussion on the issue of intolerance during the winter session of parliament.

India becoming more aspirational than politicians: Jaitley

Terming the recent Parliament session as 'virtually wasted', Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said policymakers and "obstructionist" politicians must gauge the public mood before taking a position on reforms.

Suspend obstructing members till end of Parliament session: Ramdas Athawale

Rajya Sabha MP Ramdas Athawale on Monday demanded that all those not allowing Parliament to function smoothly should be suspended till the end of the session.

Traders against proposed GST; say it is more complex

Traders against proposed GST; say it is more complex

With the government hopeful of passing Constitutional amendment bill on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in the forthcoming Parliament session, traders are opposed to it, saying that in the current form, it is more complex and needs to be simplified.

Pakistan calls parliament session to discuss Yemen crisis Monday

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday called for a joint session of parliament to consider whether to join the Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen.

Bill on black money likely in ongoing Parliament session: Revenue Secretary

Government is likely to bring a new law on black money during the ongoing Parliament session to effectively deal with the menace, Revenue Secretary Shaktikanta Das said on Wednesday.

Sonia Gandhi holds strategy meet with party leaders on Parl session

Ahead of the Budget session, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Saturday met senior party colleagues to discuss the strategy to be adopted in Parliament where the government intends to pass a number of bills, including converting certain Ordinances into an Acts.

Muslim community's views on conversion row

Today's episode of 'Taal Thok Ke' focusses on the conversion row. The programme is telecast from Jama Masjid and tells us about what the Muslim community thinks about the topic.

Muslim community's views on conversion row Part-II

Today's episode of 'Taal Thok Ke' focusses on the conversion row. The programme is telecast from Jama Masjid and tells us about what the Muslim community thinks about the topic.

Congress to release 2nd booklet against NDA ahead of Parliament session

Seeking to put Narendra Modi-led dispensation on the defensive before the Winter Session of Parliament, Congress is working on bringing out a booklet which will project it as a government of "U-turns".

PM suggests survey to assess public mood on each Parliament session

Noting that people have a lot of expectations from legislature, PM Modi on Tuesday suggested conducting of a survey to assess public opinion on the performance of each Parliament session.

Sachin Tendulkar permitted to skip Parliament despite objection

Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari on Monday accepted Sachin Tendulkar`s leave request for rest of the session. Tendulkar hasn`t attended single session this year.

No proposal to cut short parliament session: Venkaiah Naidu

Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu Sunday said there was no proposal to cut short the ongoing parliament session, and added the government has enough business.

Appointment of new governors likely before Parliament session

Some BJP veterans are likely to be appointed as governors once some of the incumbents chosen by the previous UPA government make their exit.

Containing food inflation topmost priority of govt: President

The President further stated that government will encourage FDI in sectors for creation of newer jobs.

Brief Parliament session likely from June 4-12

A brief session of Parliament is proposed to be convened early next month, probably from June 4 to 12, to enable newly-elected members to the Lok Sabha to take oath besides election of Speaker.