Lok Sabha
India  /  Published 21.07.20

Separate LS, RS sessions on the table

The presiding officers of the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha are actively exploring the option of convening the two Houses of Parliament separately to meet the requirements of social distancing mandated by...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 15.09.19

80 ex-MPs stay put at bungalows

Over 80 former MPs are yet to vacate their official bungalows in Lutyens Delhi despite a stern warning by a Lok Sabha panel, sources said.They said the government is contemplating action against these...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.08.19

Rahul quits, others who resigned stay on

Rahul Gandhi has lost his job as Congress president but all those who had resigned from their posts in the party in solidarity with him are merrily ensconced in their offices.Most of these leaders who...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 26.08.19

Help reaches Hena for study

Succour has started pouring in for Hena Parvin, a Class IX student who lost her textbooks and school uniforms when her house was attacked by arsonist after Lok Sabha election results were announced on...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Kankinara

India  /  Published 06.08.19

Shah’s gun and ‘kanpatti’ logic

Union home minister Amit Shah told the Lok Sabha on Tuesday he can’t put a gun to Farooq Abdullah’s “kanpatti” (temple) and bring him out of his house, after several members expressed concern ...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.08.19

No clarity on end of Kashmir clampdown

The Narendra Modi government’s one-stroke decision to take away Jammu and Kashmir’s special status and statehood received the Lok Sabha’s approval on Tuesday, as the Treasury benches used their ...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.07.19

IMA strike today against bill

The Indian Medical Association (IMA) has issued a call for a nationwide withdrawal of all non-essential medical services on Wednesday in protest against proposed legislation that doctors fear will inc...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.07.19

Opposition says triple talaq to unity in Rajya Sabha

The Rajya Sabha on Tuesday cleared the contentious triple talaq bill, the BJP out-manoeuvring the Opposition even after two of its allies with 17 members together in the House — JDU and AIADMK — d...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 29.07.19

Dam bill triggers fears of meddling in state affairs

The Centre on Monday introduced a bill on dam safety in the Lok Sabha, sweeping aside protest from a large number of Opposition members who accused the government of trying to appropriate powers of th...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.09.18

Sevagram to be launchpad for Congress' 2019 campaign

The Congress has decided to launch its campaign for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections on October 2 from Sevagram, the ashram in Maharashtra’s Wardha district where Mahatma Gandhi spent his last years fro...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi


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