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Budget Session

PM Narendra Modi, others take oath as MPs in 17th Lok Sabha, Budget session commences

After the PM, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Home Minister Amit Shah were among the other who took oath as Lok Sabha members.

Jun 17, 2019, 11:36 AM IST

Forget 'paksh', 'vipaksh', 'nishpaksh' spirit important: Modi seeks opposition cooperation

He also stressed on the need of an active opposition without thinking of their numbers in the House.

Jun 17, 2019, 11:17 AM IST

Parliament convenes for the first time after Lok Sabha election, Budget to be tabled on July 5

Ahead of the Budget session, BJP MP Virendra Kumar on Monday oath as the Protem Speaker of the 17th Lok Sabha at Rashtrapati Bhawan.

Jun 17, 2019, 10:37 AM IST

Modi government holds all-party meet ahead of Budget Session, Opposition seeks debate on unemployment, farm distress in Parliament

PM Modi said the government is ready to discuss all issues of national importance on the floor of both Houses of Parliament.

Jun 16, 2019, 15:56 PM IST

No former prime ministers part of Parliament this Budget session

As Manmohan Singh`s nearly 30-year-long tenure as a Rajya Sabha member ended on Friday and HD Deve Gowda lost from Tumkur seat in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections, no former Prime Minister will be present in the forthcoming Budget session of the Parliament.

Jun 15, 2019, 11:46 AM IST

First session of Parliament to begin from June 17; Union Budget to be presented on July 5

The Budget Session of Parliament is likely to be held from June 17 till July 26, in which regular budget will be presented.

May 31, 2019, 19:46 PM IST

BJP MLAs protest delay in prosecution sanction in JNU sedition case, marshalled out of Assembly

Speaker Ram Niwas Goel tried to reason with the legislators, saying the LG's address is not a part of proceedings of the House, but they did not relent.

Feb 22, 2019, 16:14 PM IST

Maharashtra farmers protest: Large number of farmers reach Nashik, march to Mumbai from today

A large number of farmers gathered in Nashik, march to Mumbai from today. march is set to end on February 27 at the state Legislative Assembly in Mumbai.

Feb 21, 2019, 09:46 AM IST

Citizenship amendment bill, triple talaq bill set to lapse on 3rd June

The Budget session was the last Parliament session of the present government.

Feb 13, 2019, 14:12 PM IST

CAG report on Rafale deal likely to be tabled on last day of Budget session on Wednesday

Rajnath Singh rubbished Congress demand for JPC probe and accused the opposition party of misleading people by repeatedly raking up the Rafale fighter jet deal issue.

Feb 13, 2019, 07:09 AM IST

Last day of Budget session today, Centre to move triple talaq, Citizenship bill in Rajya Sabha today

The Winter Session of Parliament will come coming to an end on Wednesday.

Feb 13, 2019, 06:21 AM IST

UP Budget Session: Opposition members hurl paper balls towards podium

Opposition members hurled paper balls towards the podium as Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik addressed a joint sitting of the state legislature on the Budget Session first day on Tuesday. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 05, 2019, 14:04 PM IST

President Ram Nath Kovind hails Rafale jets, says they will improve IAF's strike capability

President Ram Nath Kovind addressed the joint sitting of Parliament at the start of the Budget Session on Thursday.

Jan 31, 2019, 22:07 PM IST

Start of budget session after President's speech

The budget 2019 has started with the speech of President Ram Nath Kovind.

Jan 31, 2019, 13:30 PM IST

Watch: PM Modi addresses media ahead of budget session of Parliament

PM Modi addresses media ahead of a budget session of Parliament and urges Opposition to cooperate. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 31, 2019, 12:10 PM IST

Morning Breaking: Interim Budget on February 1, 2019

The Budget session of the Parliament is likely to be held from January 31 to February 13. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 30, 2019, 09:30 AM IST

Govt likely to withdraw controversial FRDI Bill in current Parliament session

The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has given its nod for withdrawal of the Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance (FRDI) Bill, 2017, they added.

Jul 19, 2018, 10:56 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, other BJP leaders to fast against Parliament impasse today

The Prime Minister said that the fast is being observed to "expose" those handful of people who "throttled" democracy by stalling Parliament proceedings during the budget session. 

Apr 12, 2018, 08:07 AM IST

PM Modi attacks Congress, says 'will observe fast to expose their crimes'

The Prime Minister's reaction comes a day after Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala had called PM Modi's planned fast - to be observed on April 12 - a farce of a fast.

Apr 11, 2018, 20:10 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah to observe day-long fast to protest against disruptions in Parliament

On April 6, the second leg of the Budget Session, which had commenced on January 29, concluded with the Rajya Sabha losing over 121 hours. The Upper House had 30 sittings where the sittings were held for just 44 hours.

Apr 10, 2018, 17:42 PM IST