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.
On the eve of resumption of Budget Session, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today voiced hope that it would be full of "outcomes", noting that the productivity of Parliament has "reached 125 per cent" since his government came to power.
To counter the Narendra Modi government's amended Land Acquisition Bill, the Congress party on Saturday launched a bilingual website named 'Zameen Wapsi' (http://zameenwapsi.com) that will provide misinformation on Land Bill.
Twenty one Aam Aadmi Party MLAs, who were recently appointed as parliamentary secretaries by Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to all the ministers for government's smooth funcationing, will soon be provided office space for their work in Delhi Assembly.
While remarking that Pakistan Parliament`s resolution on Yemen was the nation`s internal matter, Saudi Arabia Minister for Religious Affairs Sheikh Saleh bin Abdul Aziz has said that his country expected better from Pakistan.
A majority of Iranian lawmakers on Sunday demanded the country`s negotiators publish a "fact sheet" on a newly agreed framework nuclear accord, while denouncing details laid out in an American version.
Child rights activist and Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi today demanded the government to ensure a complete ban on child labour up to the age of 14, saying that the Child Labour Bill should be tabled and passed during the second half of the Budget session in Parliament.
Malaysia`s government plans to strengthen its much-criticised sedition law with longer jail terms and other changes, fresh after enacting an anti-terrorism law denounced by the opposition and rights groups as a threat to civil liberties.
Training guns on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress on Tuesday discounted his contention that UPA government had excluded 13 Acts from the land bill which NDA has included in the amended version, and vowed to oppose the present format both inside Parliament and outside.
Malaysia on Monday proposed two new anti-terrorism bills that allow detention of a person for two years without trial amid concerns in the Muslim majority country over several of its citizens getting swayed by the dreaded Islamic State militant group.
Promising to overhaul the five existing National Waterways (NWs) within six months, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari today said Parliament nod will be sought on the Bill to convert 101 rivers across the country into NWs.
Russian prosecutors have asked parliament to lift the immunity from prosecution of the only member of Russia`s legislature who voted against the annexation of Crimea from Ukraine, parliamentary officials said Thursday.