Winter Session

Winter Session concludes; government accuses Congress of stalling Triple Talaq Bill

Winter Session concludes; government accuses Congress of stalling Triple Talaq Bill

During the session, 17 bills were introduced and 12 bills were passed by both the Houses.

Jan 05, 2018, 16:25 PM IST
Congress, BJP whip to MPs: Be present in Rajya Sabha for discussion on triple talaq bill

Congress, BJP whip to MPs: Be present in Rajya Sabha for discussion on triple talaq bill

Fireworks are expected in Parliament today over triple talaq bill and Koregaon-Bhima violence that rocked Maharashtra recently.     

Jan 05, 2018, 10:05 AM IST
Winter Session of Parliament concludes today; fireworks likely over triple talaq bill, Dalit protests

Winter Session of Parliament concludes today; fireworks likely over triple talaq bill, Dalit protests

Fireworks are expected in Parliament on Friday over the contentious triple talaq bill, which was passed by the Lok Sabha last week, and the Koregaon-Bhima violence that rocked Maharashtra recently.     

Jan 05, 2018, 06:35 AM IST
Triple Talaq bill hits roadblock in Rajya Sabha again, may be deferred to next Parliament session

Triple Talaq bill hits roadblock in Rajya Sabha again, may be deferred to next Parliament session

The opposition continued to put pressure in Rajya Sabha for the bill to be put before a select committee.

Jan 04, 2018, 18:42 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi to chair first CWC meeting as Congress president today

Rahul Gandhi to chair first CWC meeting as Congress president today

This will be Rahul Gandhi's first CWC meeting as Congress president.

Dec 22, 2017, 06:19 AM IST
Sachin Tendulkar scores golden duck on debut in Rajya Sabha, not allowed to speak

Sachin Tendulkar scores golden duck on debut in Rajya Sabha, not allowed to speak

They didn't want to listen to Sachin speak.

Dec 21, 2017, 15:42 PM IST
Winter session of Parliament: List of Bills to be taken up in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha today

Winter session of Parliament: List of Bills to be taken up in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha today

Following is today's legislative business for the two Houses of Parliament:

Dec 19, 2017, 11:04 AM IST
Winter Session: Unfazed by Opposition attack, PM Modi asks BJP, allies to push government's agenda in Parliament

Winter Session: Unfazed by Opposition attack, PM Modi asks BJP, allies to push government's agenda in Parliament

The Winter Session of Rajya Sabha began on a stormy note on Friday.

Dec 15, 2017, 21:01 PM IST
I will retire now, says Sonia Gandhi a day before Rahul becomes Congress chief

I will retire now, says Sonia Gandhi a day before Rahul becomes Congress chief

Outgoing Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday told mediapersons ahead of the Winter Session of Parliament that she will now retire from politics.

Dec 15, 2017, 12:09 PM IST
A new political turf for BJP's 'chanakya', Amit Shah enters Rajya Sabha

A new political turf for BJP's 'chanakya', Amit Shah enters Rajya Sabha

With the BJP lacking a majority in the upper house, Shah's entry into Rajya Sabha is likely to give a boost to the party.

Dec 15, 2017, 11:53 AM IST
These bills are to be introduced in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha on first day of Winter Session of Parliament

These bills are to be introduced in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha on first day of Winter Session of Parliament

Winter Session of Parliament began on Friday and will continue till January 5. Hoping that the session will be a productive one, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that it will be a productive one with constructive debates and innovative suggestions that will help resolve the country's problems.

Dec 15, 2017, 11:26 AM IST
Hope Winter Session of Parliament is a productive one: PM Narendra Modi

Hope Winter Session of Parliament is a productive one: PM Narendra Modi

Nearly 25 pending bills and 14 new ones will be brought in the Winter session of Parliament.

Dec 15, 2017, 10:41 AM IST
Parliament winter session: Centre targets 25 bills over 22 days

Parliament winter session: Centre targets 25 bills over 22 days

 Nearly 25 pending bills and 14 new ones, including GST and Muslim women rights, will be picked up in the Winter session 

Dec 15, 2017, 08:01 AM IST
PM Modi's attack on Manmohan, poll results may cast shadow on Winter Session

PM Modi's attack on Manmohan, poll results may cast shadow on Winter Session

The government is expected to table 25 pending bills and 14 new ones, including a bill providing Muslim women the right to seek maintenance in case of triple talaq.

Dec 14, 2017, 21:39 PM IST
Opposition leaders meet ahead of Winter Session of Parliament

Opposition leaders meet ahead of Winter Session of Parliament

Opposition leaders on Thursday met to strategise for the upcoming winter session of Parliament. The Winter Session will be held from December 15 to January 5 with a total of 14 working days.

Dec 14, 2017, 17:01 PM IST
Bills on Triple Talaq, transgender rights listed for Winter Session of Parliament

Bills on Triple Talaq, transgender rights listed for Winter Session of Parliament

A bill to provide Muslim women the right to seek maintenance from the ex-spouse after divorce, among other proposed legislations, are listed for taking up during Parliament's Winter Session starting on Friday.

Dec 14, 2017, 00:47 AM IST
Parliament's Winter Session: Govt calls all-party meet on Thursday

Parliament's Winter Session: Govt calls all-party meet on Thursday

The Winter Session will be held from December 15 to January 5.

Dec 13, 2017, 23:22 PM IST
Winter session of Uttar Pradesh legislature to commence on Thursday

Winter session of Uttar Pradesh legislature to commence on Thursday

Yogi Adityanath government likely to table the first supplementary budget for the current fiscal on December 18.

Dec 13, 2017, 13:29 PM IST
Winter session of Maharashtra legislature from December 11

Winter session of Maharashtra legislature from December 11

Over a dozen new bills are likely to be tabled in the both Houses of the Maharashtra legislature in the winter session.

Dec 09, 2017, 15:36 PM IST
Odisha Assembly winter session begins on stormy note

Odisha Assembly winter session begins on stormy note

The winter session of the Odisha Assembly began on a stormy note on Tuesday.

Nov 28, 2017, 17:22 PM IST