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.

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.

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.

Thailand to convene extraordinary parliamentary session

The Thai caretaker cabinet Monday approved a draft royal decree to convene an extraordinary session of parliament May 2-10, deputy government spokeswoman Sunisa Lertpakawat said.

Communal Violence Bill deferred as Govt, Opposition spar in Rajya Sabha

Amid opposition from parties and taking sense of the house, the chair defers introduction of Communal Violence Prevention Bill in Rajya Sabha.

GoM clears draft Telangana Bill; Cabinet to consider Thursday

Notwithstanding Andhra Pradesh Assembly`s rejection of Telangana bill, a Group of Ministers today cleared the draft legislation to be placed before the Union Cabinet on Thursday to pave the way for its tabling in Parliament.

Telangana trouble likely in Parliament session

The last session of 15th Lok Sabha beginning on Wednesday is likely to be a stormy affair over Telangana bill which the government is keen to push along with six anti-corruption legislations with an appeal to all parties for support.

Telangana bill in upcoming Parliament session: Congress

Telangana bill will be brought up in the upcoming Parliament session, Congress said on Friday downplaying its rejection in the Andhra Pradesh Legislature.

New Delhi district saw record protests during Parl session

The high-security New Delhi district witnessed over 350 demonstrations during the 33-day-long Monsoon Session of Parliament, the highest in the past 37 years.

All-party meet for smooth Parliament session ends

The all-party meeting convened by the UPA government to ensure the smooth functioning of Parliament during Monsoon Session, which begins on August 5, ended peacefully on Thursday.

All-party meet Aug 1 for smooth Parl session

Keen to get major bills passed in the monsoon session of parliament starting Aug 5, the government said Wednesday it had convened an all-party meeting Thursday.

Food Security Bill to be passed in next Parliament session

The Food Security Bill would be taken as a priority item and passed in the coming Parliament session, Union Minister for Food K V Thomas said on Tuesday.

BJP demand for early monsoon session laughable: Tewari

Manish Tewari took a dig at BJP saying its demand for an early monsoon session to discuss the food security bill is "laughable".