Kharge targets govt, says 'there is lot of difference in saying and doing'

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.

Land ordinance to be tabled on Monday as Lok Sabha resumes

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.

'Godse' no longer an unparliamentary word: Speaker

 The word 'Godse' is no longer unparliamentary except in reference to 'Nathuram Godse', Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan has ruled.

Anglo Indians urge Centre to nominate its members to Lok Sabha

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.

Replace obsolete system for fixing crop prices: Badal

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.

Rajya Sabha session to begin from April 23

The Rajya Sabha will resume its session from April 23 and continue till May 13, after President Pranab Mukherjee accepted the recommendation of the Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs.

Rajya Sabha session from April 23

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.

BJP leaders meet in Bengaluru to analyse 10-month rule

BJP's national executive committee began its meeting here on Friday to take stock of its 10-month rule at the Centre and chalk out strategies to spread its wings across the country.

Congress LS Whip seeks clarity on farmers loan scheme

Farmers face uncertainty over the Centre's interest subvention scheme which enabled them to avail short-term crop loans at lower interest rate, says a former Congress union minister from Kerala.

Efforts underway to convince opposition on Land Bill: Naidu

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.

Union Cabinet recommends re-promulgation of land acquisition ordinance
Union Cabinet recommends re-promulgation of land acquisition ordinance

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.

Arvind Kejriwal threatened to quit if Bhushan-Yadav were not removed

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.

Rahul will also visit when he returns: Sonia Gandhi to Amethi
Rahul will also visit when he returns: Sonia Gandhi to Amethi

Congress president Sonia Gandhi faced unnerving questions regarding her son and party vice president Rahul Gandhi's absence when she visited his Lok Sabha constituency – Amethi, on Saturday.

Modi govt betraying farmers: Scindia on Land Bill

 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.

DNA: Shame for Congress as Rahul Gandhi 'missing' posters surface in Uttar Pradesh

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.

Top BJP leaders meet PM Narendra Modi over Land Acquisition Ordinance

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.

Unskilled workers not to be allowed to take up foreign jobs

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.

Finance Minister will be approached for more funds: Maneka Gandhi

With a cut in their allocation for 2015-16, the Ministries of Women and Child Development and Health will soon approach the Finance Ministry to enhance their annual budget.

Govt open to consider allowing FM radios to broadcast news

The government is ready to consider a proposal to allow private FM radio channels to broadcast current news under certain conditions, Lok Sabha was informed on Friday.

Jammu Police post attackers gunned down: Home Minister

The Jammu and Kashmir Police and the CRPF gunned down the two terrorists who attacked a police station in Jammu, in which two policemen were killed, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday.