India  /  Published 02.12.19

Government clutching at straws: Opposition MPs on economy

Lok Sabha members from various Opposition parties on Monday expressed concern over the health of the economy and asked the government to take effective steps rather than keep 'clutching at straws' to ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.11.19

Opposition boycotts Parliament session on Constitution Day

The Congress on Constitution Day on Tuesday said it resolved to save the soul of the Constitution by not allowing it to be mortgaged to an 'autocratic government blinded by the insatiable lust for pow...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.12.18

Parliament approves autism bill

Parliament passed a bill to streamline the appointment and resignation of members of a trust that helps persons with disability to live independently.The bill, which was passed by Lok Sabha on Thursda...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 22.11.19

Bill on e-cigarettes ban in Lok Sabha

 A bill to ban production, import and sale of e-cigarettes and similar products was introduced in Lok Sabha on Friday.The Prohibition of Electronic Cigarettes (Production, Manufacture, Import, Ex...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.11.19

Paswan tabled 'fake report' on Delhi water: City water board vice-chairman

Delhi Jal Board vice-chairman Dinesh Mohaniya on Thursday alleged that Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan acted 'irresponsibly' and 'tabled a fake report' in Parliament about the national capital's water...
By PTI in New Delhi


World  /  Published 15.12.18

Rajapaksa quits as Sri Lanka's Prime Minister

Mahinda Rajapaksa, who was appointed Sri Lanka's Prime Minister by President Maithripala Sirisena in a controversial move, resigned on Saturday as two crucial Supreme Court decisions made the embattle...
By PTI in Colombo

World  /  Published 15.12.18

Rajapaksa set to step down as Sri Lanka PM

A Sri Lankan lawmaker said that disputed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa will resign on Saturday to end the country's political crisis.The pro-Rajapaksa lawmaker, Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena, told repo...
By AP in Colombo

West Bengal  /  Published 11.12.18

‘Betrayer’ tag on BJP by Tamang over ST bill

GTA chief Binay Tamang on Tuesday criticised the BJP for allegedly failing to list a bill during the ongoing winter session of Parliament to grant Scheduled Tribe status to 11 hill communities terming...
By Vivek Chhetri in Kalimpong

India  /  Published 30.10.19

Selected for guests: Questioners and questions

The group of Far-Right European lawmakers visiting Kashmir were not free to move around nor free to talk during their two-day tour that ended on Wednesday.If the visitors got to meet a handful of most...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 30.10.19

Twitterati slam EU MPs' Kashmir visit

Twitterati today slammed the visit of the European Parliament members (MEPs) to Kashmir.They also called out the role of Madi Sharma, who has attracted attention for organising the visit. Several peop...
By The Telegraph in New Delhi


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