Smeared with Holi colours, two BJP members asked to leave LS

Two BJP members on Tuesday entered the Lok Sabha chamber with 'gulal' smeared on their faces, prompting the Chair to politely turn them away.

Govt to bring bills on Ordinances in Lok Sabha to ensure passage

Unable to get the crucial insurance bill passed in the Rajya Sabha, the government has decided to bring all bills to convert recently promulgated Ordinances into Acts first in the Lok Sabha, where it has absolute majority.

Winter session of Parliament ends; key bills remain pending
Winter session of Parliament ends; key bills remain pending

The Winter session of Parliament, that saw a mix of storm and business, came to a close on Tuesday after passing a number of legislations but some key reform bills, including those on insurance and coal block allocations, remained pending.