Winter Session

Parliament's Winter Session ends a day early

The winter session of Parliament has ended today. The proceedings of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha were adjourned indefinitely a day before the scheduled time. The winter session began on November 29 and was scheduled to continue till December 23.

Dec 22, 2021, 14:32 PM IST

Winter session of Parliament may be adjourned indefinitely a day ahead of time

The winter session of Parliament is likely to conclude on Wednesday, a day ahead of its scheduled time. The current winter session began on November 29 and was scheduled to continue till December 23.

Dec 22, 2021, 11:22 AM IST

No new case of Omicron variant reported in Maharashtra on Wednesday

The health department said this a day after the state saw 11 such infections. A total of 65 patients infected with Omicron variant of Covid-19 have been reported from Maharashtra 

Dec 22, 2021, 11:02 AM IST

Lok Sabha passes Bill to link electoral rolls with Aadhaar

The bill is named The Election Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2021.

Dec 20, 2021, 16:15 PM IST

'Conspiracy to divide us': Opposition rejects govt's 4-party meet to end Parliament impasse

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi had called a meeting on Monday of Opposition parties whose MPs were suspended last month for the Winter Session.

Dec 20, 2021, 11:13 AM IST

Centre calls meeting of opposition parties to end deadlock over suspension of MPs

12 Rajya Sabha MPs were suspended from the House on the first day of the Winter session of Parliament from 5 Political Parties including Congress, TMC, Shivsena, CPI, CPI(M). 

Dec 20, 2021, 06:26 AM IST

Sonia Gandhi meets Sharad Pawar, Farooq Abdullah, other oppn leaders to evolve joint strategy in Parliament

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut and DMK leader T R Baalu were also among the leaders who met the Congress president at her 10, Janpath residence.

Dec 15, 2021, 06:49 AM IST

BJP going to get a big zero in Punjab elections, Channi is more 'drama' minister than CM, says Harsimrat Kaur Badal

Shiromani Akali Dal MP Harshimrat Kaur Badal on Tuesday (December 14) said, "No matter how much BJP tries, they are going to get a big zero in the Punjab elections."

Dec 14, 2021, 08:30 AM IST

Opposition floor leaders to meet today to discuss strategy for Parliament's ongoing winter session

The meeting will be held at 10 am in the Chamber of Leader of Opposition (LoP), Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge to chalk out the strategy for the ongoing winter session of the Parliament.

Dec 14, 2021, 06:50 AM IST

Lok Sabha passes bill to extend CBI, ED chiefs' tenure

The bill aims to fix the tenures of directors of the CBI and ED to a maximum of five years.

Dec 09, 2021, 23:19 PM IST

'Mend your ways': PM Narendra Modi warns BJP MPs over poor attendance in Parliament

The Prime Minister made the remarks at the BJP parliamentary party meeting held at the Ambedkar International Centre here.

Dec 07, 2021, 12:56 PM IST

Nagaland killings: Opposition stages walkout after Amit Shah's statement

Opposition parties, including Congress, DMK, SP, BSP, NCP walked out of Lok Sabha on Monday.

Dec 06, 2021, 16:11 PM IST

Priyanka Chaturvedi quits Sansad TV show after Rajya Sabha suspension

Shiv Sena MP Priyanka Chaturvedi was suspended from Rajya Sabha for the entire Winter Session of the Parliament.

Dec 05, 2021, 16:16 PM IST

Winter Session, Day 3: Amid Opposition protest, PM Narendra Modi holds strategy meet with top ministers

The meeting was attended by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Road Transport, and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari, Law Minister Kiren Rijiju and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi.

Dec 01, 2021, 11:34 AM IST

Govt reaches out to farmers, seeks names for MSP panel; SKM says 'will decide in December 4 meet'

The SKM has said that all its constituent bodies will take stock of the situation and take decisions about the next steps in the farmers` struggle on December 4, as announced earlier.

Dec 01, 2021, 08:40 AM IST

Winter Session, Day 3: Showdown over suspension of 12 Rajya Sabha MPs continues, Opposition says 'we won't apologise'

The showdown over the suspension of 12 Rajya Sabha MPs for their alleged misconduct is likely to disrupt the proceedings on the third day of the ongoing Winter session of Parliament on Wednesday.

Dec 01, 2021, 07:25 AM IST

Sex workers' Bill to be tabled in Parliament's winter session - know all about it

The bill aims to curb the trafficking and rehabilitation of sex workers in the country.

Nov 30, 2021, 22:48 PM IST

Mallikarjun Kharge speaks on suspension of Rajya Sabha MPs

12 members of the Rajya Sabha were suspended for the remaining part of the Winter session over their misconduct and unruly behaviour during the last Parliament session.

Nov 30, 2021, 13:56 PM IST

Rajya Sabha suspends members over misconduct

12 members of the Rajya Sabha were suspended for the remaining part of the Winter session over their misconduct and unruly behaviour during the last Parliament session.

Nov 30, 2021, 12:14 PM IST

Suspension of 12 MPs - Mallikarjun Kharge writes to Venkaiah Naidu, asks to reconsider decision

The Opposition MPs staged a walkout after Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu rejected the request for the revocation of suspension of 12 MPs. Now, the Lok Sabha has been adjourned till December 1.

Nov 30, 2021, 08:56 AM IST