Rekha attends Rajya Sabha proceedings for first time in Budget Session

Often criticised for her absence from Rajya Sabha, Bollywood actor Rekha on Tuesday attended the proceedings of the Upper House for the first time in the ongoing Budget Session.

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Arun Jaitley slams Congress for washout of Parliament's Winter Session

Arun Jaitley slams Congress for washout of Parliament's Winter Session

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday accused the Congress for washout of the winter session of parliament and suggested its top leadership reconsider its "disproportionate and irrational approach" as it was "hurting institutions".

What Nehru​ established, current generation of Congress weakened: Arun Jaitley on Parliament disruptions

Castigating Congress strategy of disrupting Parliament session after session, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said the party should rue over the fact that "disproportionate and irrational" approach was hurting institutions.

Winter session of Lok Sabha ends, 13 bills passed amid din

The 20-day session, adjourned sine die, was considerably much productive as compared to the last Monsoon session.

When Sonia Gandhi told Congress MPs not to target PM Narendra Modi

When Sonia Gandhi told Congress MPs not to target PM Narendra Modi

Congress president Sonia Gandhi, in a pleasant gesture, on Wednesday asked her party lawmakers not to take PM Narendra Modi's name while he was present in the Lok Sabha.

DDCA row: Sushil Modi demands action against Kirti Azad; BJP to act after Winter Session?

DDCA row: Sushil Modi demands action against Kirti Azad; BJP to act after Winter Session?

Senior Bihar BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday demanded disciplinary action against party MP Kirti Azad for targetting Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over the DDCA issue.

Rajya Sabha unanimously passes SC/ST bill

Rajya Sabha unanimously passes SC/ST bill

The Rajya Sabha on Monday unanimously passed the SC/ST bill that provides for stringent action against those compelling any member of Dalit or tribal communities to carry human or animal carcasses or do manual scavenging.

With just three days to go and many bills stuck, will Parliament see some work?

With just three days to go and many bills stuck, will Parliament see some work?

With just three days left for the Winter Session to conclude, the Centre is likely to push several crucial bills pending in Parliament till Wednesday.

All-party meet: No consensus on GST

An all-party meeting convened by Rajya Sabha chairman Hamid Ansari on Friday failed to bring a consensus on the passage of the GST bill, but members of the Upper House decided to pass six other pending bills in the remaining period of three days of the Winter Session.

 When VK Singh booed by Opposition MPs in Rajya Sabha

When VK Singh booed by Opposition MPs in Rajya Sabha

Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh, who has been at the centre of the 'dog analogy' controversy, was on Thursday jeered by some Opposition members in Rajya Sabha when he rose to lay the listed papers. 

Fireworks over liquor deaths, call money racket likely as winter session of AP Assembly begins today

Fireworks over liquor deaths, call money racket likely as winter session of AP Assembly begins today

The winter session of the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly which begins on Thursday is likely to be a stormy affair.

DNA: One day, six landmark rulings delivered by Supreme Court

The Supreme Court delivered a clutch of landmark rulings on Wednesday, the impact of which will range from cleaning up the national capital’s environment and throwing open the central bank to public scrutiny.

Liquor deaths, 'call money racket' set to dominate AP Assembly

Vijayawada liquor deaths, the 'call money racket' and sand and bauxite mining in the state are expected to dominate the winter session of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly beginning Thursday.

BJP plans anti-Congress offensive if GST not passed this session

BJP plans anti-Congress offensive if GST not passed this session

In an effort to take the Congress on board for passing the GST bill in the current winter session of parliament, the government would soon reach out to it. 

Feud escalates between Arunachal CM, Guv over Speaker's removal

Tuki said till now the members have not received any official communication from assembly secretariat regarding advancement of session.

BJP issues whip, asks MPs to be present in Parliament for rest of Winter Session

With the Opposition leaving no stone unturned in blocking the passage of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill in Parliament, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday issued a whip to its members to be present in both the houses for the next few days of the Winter Session.

Hopes of GST passage in winter session recede

The deadlock continued on the Constitution amendment bill to provide for a uniform Goods and Services Tax after inconclusive talks between Jaitley and Congress leaders Ghulam Nabi Azad and Anand Sharma with the party making it clear that the engagement cannot be restricted to only one issue.

Arun Jaitley fears washout of Winter Session, invokes Nehru to remind Congress of its responsibility

Arun Jaitley fears washout of Winter Session, invokes Nehru to remind Congress of its responsibility

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday apprehended a "wash out" of the current Winter Session.

Parliament winter session nears end; no bill discussed yet

Only 7 Days are left for the Parliament's Winter session to get over, but due to Congress, no bill got discussed yet.