Lok Sabha

BJP names candidates for three Lok Sabha by-elections in UP, Bihar

BJP names candidates for three Lok Sabha by-elections in UP, Bihar

The BJP on Monday announced candidates for the by-elections to the Lok Sabha seats of Gorakhpur and Phulpur in Uttar Pradesh and Araira in Bihar, scheduled to be held on March 11.

Feb 19, 2018, 14:30 PM IST
Lok Sabha adjourned amid protests by TDP over budget allotment to Andhra Pradesh

Lok Sabha adjourned amid protests by TDP over budget allotment to Andhra Pradesh

The Lok Sabha was adjourned within minutes of assembling on Friday, the last day of the first half of Budget session, amid protests by members from Andhra Pradesh, forcing an adjournment till noon.

Feb 09, 2018, 11:58 AM IST
Protests continue in Lok Sabha over Andhra Pradesh

Protests continue in Lok Sabha over Andhra Pradesh

Telugu Desam Party (TDP) members along with members from the YSR Congress again staged a protest in the Lok Sabha on Thursday, forcing a brief adjournment during Question Hour.

Feb 08, 2018, 15:45 PM IST
Nothing new in PM Modi's speech, he's repeating old things: Sonia Gandhi

Nothing new in PM Modi's speech, he's repeating old things: Sonia Gandhi

PM Modi on Wednesday launched a blistering attack on the Congress party in Parliament.

Feb 08, 2018, 00:52 AM IST
Modi's speech in Parliament: I thank friends on social media for their kind words, says PM

Modi's speech in Parliament: I thank friends on social media for their kind words, says PM

PM Modi on Wednesday made a blistering attack on the Congress in Parliament on multiple fronts.
 

Feb 08, 2018, 00:42 AM IST
Watch: PM Modi attacks Congress on multiple fronts in Parliament

Watch: PM Modi attacks Congress on multiple fronts in Parliament

PM Modi on Wednesday launched a blistering attack on the Congress party in Parliament, accusing it of serving the interest of just one family.

Feb 08, 2018, 00:12 AM IST
Mulayam evades voice sampling test in Lucknow, notice sent to Delhi residence

Mulayam evades voice sampling test in Lucknow, notice sent to Delhi residence

  The investigating official (IO) probing a threat case against former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mulayam Singh Yadav, lodged by senior IPS officer Amitabh Thakur, on Wednesday served notice to the veteran politician at his New Delhi residence.

Feb 07, 2018, 18:14 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi's speech in Lok Sabha was not the longest: List of other recent long speeches

PM Narendra Modi's speech in Lok Sabha was not the longest: List of other recent long speeches

Budget speeches are usually the longest in Parliament.

Feb 07, 2018, 17:10 PM IST
We are aim-changers, not name-changers: PM Modi's comeback to Congress jibe

We are aim-changers, not name-changers: PM Modi's comeback to Congress jibe

PM Modi's response in the Rajya Sabha came to a jibe from senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad.

Feb 07, 2018, 16:30 PM IST
Farrago of misrepresentations and half-truth: Shashi Tharoor to Narendra Modi on Lok Sabha speech

Farrago of misrepresentations and half-truth: Shashi Tharoor to Narendra Modi on Lok Sabha speech

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday gave a hard-hitting speech in Lok Sabha, targeting the Gandhi family and the legacy of Congress party.

Feb 07, 2018, 15:40 PM IST
Minutes after PM Modi's explosive speech in Parliament, Rahul Gandhi asks 'what about Rafale'

Minutes after PM Modi's explosive speech in Parliament, Rahul Gandhi asks 'what about Rafale'

Earlier today, PM Modi launched a scathing attack on the Congress, accusing it of causing partition of India and muzzling democracy.

Feb 07, 2018, 14:12 PM IST
Congress muzzled democracy, divided India, did an injustice to Sardar Patel: PM Modi

Congress muzzled democracy, divided India, did an injustice to Sardar Patel: PM Modi

Addressing the Lok Sabha, Prime Minister Narendra Modi attacked the Gandhi family and said that the Congress had no right to talk about democracy.

Feb 07, 2018, 13:10 PM IST
BJP's push for 'one nation, one poll' is a gimmick: Congress

BJP's push for 'one nation, one poll' is a gimmick: Congress

The party also claimed that Modi government's claim to create 75 lakh jobs by March is "outrageous" and "simply not possible" in Indian context

Jan 31, 2018, 07:25 AM IST
Polling underway in byelections in West Bengal's Uluberia, Naopara

Polling underway in byelections in West Bengal's Uluberia, Naopara

The results of the byelections will be announced on February 1.

Jan 29, 2018, 11:58 AM IST
'Shocked,' says suspended BJD MP Bijayant Panda after party seeks his resignation from Lok Sabha

'Shocked,' says suspended BJD MP Bijayant Panda after party seeks his resignation from Lok Sabha

'Shocked' over allegations of drawing a salary as the vice-chairman of a mining company, suspended Biju Janata Dal (BJD) MP Bijayant Panda termed the allegations against him as "utterly false".

Jan 27, 2018, 17:01 PM IST
Lok Sabha Speaker calls meeting of House leaders ahead of Budget Session

Lok Sabha Speaker calls meeting of House leaders ahead of Budget Session

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan has called a meeting of House leaders of all political parties tomorrow, on the eve of Parliament's Budget Session during which the government and the opposition are likely to clash over a host of issues, including the triple talaq bill.

Jan 27, 2018, 12:32 PM IST
BJP, opposition gear up for Lok Sabha bypoll in Gorakhpur, Phulpur

BJP, opposition gear up for Lok Sabha bypoll in Gorakhpur, Phulpur

The ruling BJP and opposition parties are bracing up for the Lok Sabha by-polls to Phulpur and Gorakhpur constituencies represented by Keshav Prasad Maurya and Yogi Adityanath respectively. The bypolls are likely to be held in March.

Jan 24, 2018, 12:57 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi's Amethi rally marred by protests from BJP supporters; route changed

Rahul Gandhi's Amethi rally marred by protests from BJP supporters; route changed

Clashes between BJP supporters and Congress workers marred the last leg of his visit.

Jan 16, 2018, 20:19 PM IST
Nearly 1.71 crore stray dogs as per 2012 census: Government

Nearly 1.71 crore stray dogs as per 2012 census: Government

Minister of State for Environment Mahesh Sharma in a written reply in Lok Sabha said that while 25,10,169 stray dogs remained in urban areas, in rural parts of the country, the number was 1,46,28,180.

Jan 05, 2018, 19:40 PM IST