Lok Sabha

Joint parliamentary committee gets an extension on data protection bill

Meenakshi Lekhi of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) moved a motion seeking extension up to the monsoon session of parliament for the 30-member panel to submit its report.  The panel has 19 members from Lok Sabha and nine from Rajya Sabha currently.

Mar 26, 2021, 10:35 AM IST

GNCTD Bill passed in Rajya Sabha to give more powers to Delhi L-G

During the Rajya Sabha discussion, the Congress, YSRCP, BJD, SP leaders amongst others, staged a walkout from the Upper House. 

Mar 24, 2021, 21:42 PM IST

Parliament passes Finance Bill 2021, FM Nirmala Sitharaman accuses UPA govt of mismanaging the economy

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, "Things were a mess and the economy was mismanaged under the tenure of UPA. As of now, Non-Performing Assets (NPAs) have declined to Rs 8.99 lakh crore as of March 2020." 

Mar 24, 2021, 19:15 PM IST

Lok Sabha passes bill to create National Bank for Financing Infrastructure and Development

The National Bank for Financing Infrastructure and Development (NBFID) Bill, 2021 was passed after a reply by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. The new development finance institution (DFI) will seek to address market failures that stem from the long-term, low margin and risky nature of infrastructure financing.

Mar 23, 2021, 22:01 PM IST

Trouble mounts for Arvind Kejriwal government as Centre passes NCT Bill in Lok Sabha

According to the Bill, the Delhi government must obtain the opinion of the LG before implementing any policy decision.

Mar 22, 2021, 17:58 PM IST

No question of Anil Deshmukh’s resignation, says Sharad Pawar amid ruckus over ex-top cop’s letter

NCP Chief Sharad Pawar addressed a press conference on Monday (March 22) in relation to the allegations against Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh. 

Mar 22, 2021, 13:36 PM IST

AAP MP cites rising COVID-19 cases, asks for adjournment of Parliament session

The second session of the Parliament is scheduled to conclude on April 8.

 

Mar 21, 2021, 23:44 PM IST

BJP issues whip to Lok Sabha MPs for March 22 for 'very important legislative business'

A three-line whip issued by Chief Whip Rakesh Singh requested the support of the Member of Parliaments for the government's "very important legislative business". The legislative business will take place on Monday (March 22).

Mar 20, 2021, 06:40 AM IST

AAP to protest at Jantar Mantar on Wednesday against bill on LG powers

Kejriwal has accused the BJP of "drastically curtailing" the powers of the elected government through this bill.

Mar 16, 2021, 15:56 PM IST

National Rail Plan aims to increase modal share of Railways in freight to 45 percent, says Piyush Goyal

Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday (March 10) announced that the Indian Railways has prepared a National Rail Plan (NRP) to create a ‘future ready’ Railway system latest by 2030. 

Mar 11, 2021, 07:05 AM IST

Union Minister Giriraj Singh takes dig at Rahul Gandhi over ‘fisheries ministry’ remark, says 'he should go to school'

After Rahul Gandhi's gaffe in Puducherry on February 17 calling for the setting up of a separate ministry for fisheries, Giriraj Singh had taken to Twitter to take a swipe at the Congress leader's "ignorance" and attempt to "spread misinformation".

Mar 09, 2021, 14:07 PM IST

The second phase of the budget session of Parliament starts on Monday, will run until 8 April

The second phase of the budget session of Parliament begins on Monday (March 8) with all COVID-19 precautionary measures. Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla said that the Rajya Sabha would run from 9 am to 2 pm while the Lok Sabha would function from 4 to 10 pm.

Mar 08, 2021, 09:48 AM IST

'Cobra' remark taken out of context, it was just a film dialogue: Mithun Chakraborty

Bollywood actor Mithun Chakraborty, who joined the BJP on Sunday, has given a new colour to the West Bengal Assembly election.

Mar 08, 2021, 07:38 AM IST

Centre merges Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha television channels into Sansad TV

The government also said that retired IAS officer Ravi Capoor has been appointed as the first Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Sansad TV.

Mar 02, 2021, 14:56 PM IST

Lok Sabha MP Mohan Delkar's body handed over to his family, investigation intensified

After getting information about the incident, senior police officials and a forensic team had reached the spot. The postmortem was conducted at the government-run J J Hospital following which the body was handed over to his family members, who had come from Dadra and Nagar Haveli, another official said. An assistant commissioner of police from the Colaba division is conducting an inquiry into the case.

Feb 23, 2021, 16:55 PM IST

Lok Sabha MP Mohan Delkar allegedly dies by suicide in Mumbai hotel, suicide note found

The Mumbai Police PRO said, "Dead body of Mohan Sanjibhai Delkar, Hon'ble MP, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, has been found in a hotel under the limits of Marine Drive police station. The police is at the spot. A suicide note has been found. An investigation is being done. The exact cause of death will be known after the post-mortem is conducted."

Feb 22, 2021, 15:51 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, Feb 18, 2021

Badhir News is a special section of Zee News for deaf people which is specially designed by keeping deaf people in mind only. This brings you the latest news updates of every afternoon.

Feb 18, 2021, 17:32 PM IST

DNA: Watch Non Stop News With Sudhir Chaudhary, Feb 13, 2021

DNA, which is highly popular among millions of TV viewers worldwide for its accurate, unbiased and in-depth reporting of issues of utmost concerns to the country, is hosted by Zee News Editor-in-Chief Sudhir Chaudhary. This segment of DNA brings to you important stories of the day. Watch this video for more information.

Feb 13, 2021, 21:44 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke (Special Edition): Why secular speech after dividing it into Hindu and Muslim?

In today's segment of Taal Thok Ke, we will discuss - Why the secular speech after dividing it into Hindu and Muslim?

Feb 13, 2021, 20:04 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Congress insecure under Rahul Gandhi's leadership?

In today's segment of Taal Thok ke, we will discuss - Is Congress party insecure under Rahul Gandhi's leadership?

Feb 13, 2021, 19:08 PM IST