Leader of Congress in Lok Sabha, Mallikarjun Kharge, on Sunday alleged that there is a lot of difference in what Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government is saying and doing, adding that his party would take some appropriate decisions during the second half of the Budget Session of Parliament beginning tomorrow to ensure that the nation remains united.
The controversial land bill issue is expected to generate much heat in Lok Sabha on Monday with the government deciding to table the new land ordinance on the very first day of the second half of Budget session.
The Anglo Indian community on Thursday appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take urgent steps to end the "inordinate delay" in nominating representatives of its community to the Lower House of Parliament.
Describing the current system of fixing crop prices as "obsolete", Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday said the Centre should set up an expert committee to ensure remunerative prices to farmers and bail them out of the current crisis.
The Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA) has recommended that the next session of the Rajya Sabha begin from April 23, three days after the Lok Sabha meets for the second half of the budget session, sources said on Tuesday.
Facing stiff opposition on the Land Acquisition Bill, government on Wednesday said efforts are underway to convince political parties on the measure and expressed hope that a consensus would be evolved as it is willing to accommodate their suggestions.
The Union Cabinet Tuesday night decided to recommend re-promulgation of the land acquisition ordinance incorporating nine amendments that were part of the bill that was passed in Lok Sabha earlier this month.
AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday threatened to resign and lashed out at its founder-members Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav, moments before they were sacked from the National Executive, accusing them of engaging in "anti-party" activities.
Hitting out at the NDA government, Congress Chief Whip in Lok Sabha, Jyotiraditya Scindia on Thursday said here that the Narendra Modi government is "betraying" farmers through the Land Acquisition Bill.
Nearly a month after Congress chief Sonia Gandhi granted 'leave of absence' from active politics to her son and party vice president Rahul Gandhi, posters declaring reward for any information on the missing Amethi MP have now come up in his Lok Sabha constituency.
With the government mulling various options on the land bill, the BJP top brass on Tuesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and is reported to have discussed the Land Acquisition Ordinance that expires on April 5.
With a significant number of unskilled Indian workers facing trouble and legal action abroad, government on Friday said it has decided not to allow people without skill certificates to leave the country for overseas employment.