Parliament

Lok Sabha adjourned sine die ahead of schedule

The Budget Session of Parliament began on January 31 and the first half ended on February 11 after the presentation of the Union Budget.

Apr 07, 2022, 11:42 AM IST

No confirmed Covid-linked deaths due to oxygen shortage in 20 states, UTs till April 4: Centre

The govt told Rajya Sabha that "as of April 4, 2022, states/UTs have reported a total of 5,21,358 deaths due to COVID-19'' in the country,

Apr 05, 2022, 18:09 PM IST

'I don't get angry, my high-pitched voice is manufacturing defect': Amit Shah in Lok Sabha

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Monday told Lok Sabha that his high-pitched voice does not reflect his anger but it is "a manufacturing defect" evoking smiles and laughter from the members.

Apr 04, 2022, 20:21 PM IST

Six newly-elected Rajya Sabha MPs take oath today - Check list here

The new set of MP`s who took oath today included two from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), one from the Congress, one from the Communist Party of India (CPI), Kerala, and one from the Communist Party of India (Marxist). 

Apr 04, 2022, 14:16 PM IST

Blackout In Parliament: Lights of Pakistani Parliament turned off

The political crisis in Pakistan seems to be deepening, the lights have been switched off in the Pakistani Parliament amid the proceedings of the opposition

Apr 03, 2022, 16:48 PM IST

Nitin Gadkari reaches parliament in Hydrogen-fuel Toyota Mirai amidst rising fuel prices

Toyota India along with International Center for Automotive Technology (ICAT) will study and evaluate the world's most advanced Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle (FCEV) Toyota Mirai.

 

Mar 30, 2022, 12:21 PM IST

Union Home Minister Amit Shah to introduce Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill, 2022 in Parliament today

The Criminal Procedure (Identification) Bill, 2022 is aimed at authorising the police for taking measurements of convicts and other persons for the purposes of identification and investigation in criminal matters and to preserve records.

Mar 28, 2022, 07:51 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi enters Parliament 'like gladiator': TMC MP Mahua Moitra fires fresh salvo at BJP- Watch

The TMC was referring to the welcome PM Modi received from the ruling party members after the victory in four states.

Mar 23, 2022, 12:08 PM IST

'End Facebook interference in India's democracy': Sonia Gandhi urges Govt

Making a Zero Hour submission in the Lok Sabha, Sonia Gandhi referred to a report published in Al Jazeera and The Reporters' Collective claiming that Facebook had offered BJP cheaper deals for election advertisements as compared to other political parties.

Mar 16, 2022, 13:29 PM IST

India gives highest priority to safety of its weapon system: Rajnath Singh on accidental firing of missile

Giving a statement in Rajya Sabha, the Union Defence Minister said that India's missile system is highly safe and secure.

Mar 15, 2022, 12:30 PM IST

India's accidental firing of missile into Pakistan: Rajnath Singh to make a statement in Lok Sabha today

India on Friday had said that a missile was 'accidentally' fired from a military base and had expressed regret that it landed in Pakistan on March 9.

Mar 15, 2022, 07:44 AM IST

Learn from Congress how it loses elections, says Anurag Thakur

Slogans of Modi-Modi raised in the Lok Sabha to welcome the PM. Slogans were raised as soon as the proceedings of the House began. At the same time, Anurag Thakur said, learn from Congress how they lose elections.

Mar 14, 2022, 18:32 PM IST

Second phase of parliament budget session begins today

The second part of the budget session of Parliament is starting from today. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present the budget of Jammu and Kashmir for the financial year 2022-23 on the first day of the Parliament session.

Mar 14, 2022, 12:08 PM IST

Budget session of Parliament to resume today, Opposition set to raise issues of inflation, unemployment

As the Covid-19 situation has improved in the recent weeks, both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha will have simultaneous sittings from 11 am.

Mar 14, 2022, 06:21 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi slams Rahul Gandhi, says, 'how do I reply to person who does not listen, skips Parliament'

The Prime Minister was responding to a question on Congress allegations that during his speeches in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha on the Motion of Thanks to the President`s Address, he did not answer Rahul Gandhi`s questions on unemployment, the India-China issue and attacked the Congress party instead. 

Feb 09, 2022, 21:00 PM IST

655 police encounter killings in India in five years, highest in Chhattisgarh

Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai informed the Lok Sabha that apart from the 191 police encounter killings in Chhattisgarh, 117 such incidents were reported in Uttar Pradesh in the last five years, 50 in Assam, 49 in Jharkhand, 36 in Odisha and 35 in Jammu and Kashmir.

Feb 08, 2022, 21:55 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi slams Congress for 'injustice against Lata Mangeshkar's brother'

In his address, PM Modi said, "Lata Mangeshkar`s younger brother, Pandit Hridaynath Mangeshkar Ji, a proud son of Goa, was fired from All India Radio (AIR). What was his fault? He had only presented a patriotic poem by Veer Savarkar on AIR once."

Feb 08, 2022, 16:02 PM IST

Parliament pays homage to Bollywood singing legend Lata Mangeshkar, both Houses briefly adjourned

Naidu also said that she was a great philanthropist and founded the Lata Mangeshkar Medical Foundation, a public charitable trust which contributes towards the medical expenses of needy patients irrespective of caste, creed and religion. 

Feb 07, 2022, 16:39 PM IST

Asaduddin Owaisi still faces threat: Amit Shah requests AIMIM MP to accept govt security

Union Home Minister Amit Shah said that the security threat on the politician still persists as per the government’s assessment and urged him to accept the necessary security arrangements.

Feb 07, 2022, 15:45 PM IST

Amit Shah to make statement on attack on convoy of Asaduddin Owaisi in Parliament today

Owaisi's car was fired upon in Hapur while he was returning to Delhi after attending election-related events in western Uttar Pradesh on February 3.

Feb 07, 2022, 06:29 AM IST