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Upper House Bill Committee Reviews Controversial Laws

»Upper House Legislative Committee Pass Constitutional Amendm...

AMMAN — The Legislative Committee of the Upper House (Appointed Senate) of Parliament, presided by House President Faisal Fayez, passed the Constitutional Amendments today, Thursday, referred by House or Representatives. On the Amendments, ... Al Ghad, 22 hours ago
India Today

Swamy demands discussion in Rajya Sabha on paid news

Rajya Sabha member Subramanian Swamy on Friday sought a discussion in the upper house of parliament on "paid news".Swamy, raising the issue in the upper house during Zero Hour, said a report from the Standing Committee on Information and Technology had dealt ...
 Prokerala2 hours ago The Chopper saga: Swamy warned against 'provoking' Opposition  India Today10 hours ago Swamy can't distinguish between "street words and Parliament words"  The Statesman1 day ago On Day 1, Swamy sets Rajya Sabha on fire  India Today1 day ago

For a change, Parliament does some business

Opposition does not stall legislative agenda; Upper House passes two bills. Kavita Chowdhury and Archis Mohan report. It was a day when Bharatiya Janata Party chief Amit Shah launched a direct attack on Congress counterpart Sonia Gandhi on the AgustaWestland issue. The Congress attacked Shah for “irresponsible statements” but, for a change, chose not to obstruct legislation in Parliament. The Rajya Sabha, where the government is in a ...
 Rediff.com11 hours ago Farm Debt Mediation bill takes next step  Yorke Peninsula Country Times2 days ago GST, Enemy Property among key bills on Parliament's agenda  Business Standard5 days ago Rajya Sabha passes Appropriations Bill  Prokerala1 month ago
Siasat Daily

Rajya Sabha panel asks Smriti to explain remarks

The Privileges Committee of the Upper House on Wednesday decided to seek an explanation from Human Resource Development Minister Smiti Irani for her remarks on “insults” to goddess Durga during a deba...
 The Hindu1 day ago House panel to seek explanation from Smriti Irani on her Durga reference  India Today1 day ago Parlt panel to seek explanation from...  The Echo Of India1 day ago Panel To Seek Explanation From Smriti Irani On Her Durga Remarks  Siasat Daily1 day ago
Calcutta Telegraph

When Subramanian Swamy provoked Congress leaders with `Italian Constitution` jibe

New Delhi: The Upper House of Parliament against witnessed a 'Subramanian Swamy versus Congress' battle on Thursday. As soon as the newly-nominated BJP MP rose in the Rajya Sabha to speak, Congress members started shouting at the top of their ...
 ZeeNews.com1 day ago Swamy Takes Oath in Upper House, Puts Gandhis on Notice  New Indian Express2 days ago 'New gift' in clash of continents  Calcutta Telegraph15 hours ago Live: Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2 pm, Swamy's speech expunged  Hindustan Times1 day ago
Reuters India

Governor Kuroda faces big test as Bank of Japan ponders more easing

Bank of Japan (BOJ) Governor Haruhiko Kuroda speaks during an upper house financial committee meeting of the Parliament in Tokyo, Japan in this February 18, 2016 file photo. Reuters/Toru Hanai/Files TOKYO Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko ...
 Reuters India1 day ago What's the Next Step for the Bank of Japan?  TheStreet.com2 hours ago Japan central bank holds fire on fresh monetary stimulus  Macau Daily Times11 hours ago Japan holds fire on additional stimulus  Taipei Times Online16 hours ago

Uttarakhand issue: Rajya Sabha set to witness Congress, BJP spar

Amid continuing uproar in the Parliament over the political crisis in Uttarakhand, the upper house was adjourned twice yesterday
 Business Standard3 days ago Uttarakhand issue rocks Rajya Sabha on second day too  Prokerala3 days ago Ruckus in House over Uttarakhand; Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2 pm  Tehelka4 days ago Jaitley sees threat to India; Yechury seeks end to conspiracies  The Hindu2 months ago

Aadhaar Bill passage comes under apex court scanner

The passage of the Aadhaar Bill by the Lok Sabha as a ‘Money Bill’, ignoring amendments recommended by the Upper House of Parliament, came under the Supreme Court scanner with Rajya Sabha MP Jairam R...
 The Hindu3 days ago Aadhaar Bill: Finance Minister Jaitley explains why Lok Sabha rejected RS amendments  IndiaTV News1 month ago RS amendments to Aadhaar Bill had lacunae: Jaitley  Money Control1 month ago RS amendments had lacunae, would have made Aadhaar unconstitutional: Arun Jaitley  First Post.com1 month ago
Times of India

Modi mingles with Opposition leaders in Upper House

Members of Parliament were in for a pleasant surprise as Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday mingled with leaders of various Opposition parties as he attended the Rajya Sabha proceedings. The Prime Minister arrived in the House minutes ahead of the ...
 Asian Age2 days ago Bihar govt should clear its stand on sale and consumption of toddy, says Sushil Modi  Times of India3 weeks ago PM shakes hands with Oppn leaders in RS; new MPs take oath  Deccan Herald3 days ago PM Modi shakes hands with Opposition leaders in RS; Subramanian Swamy, Mary Kom and others take oath  IndiaTV News3 days ago

Sitaram Yechury moves privilege motion against Irani in Upper House

CPI(M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury has moved a privilege motion against HRD Minister Smriti Irani accusing her of making "baseless allegations."
 Economic Times1 month ago Privilege move on Irani sent to House panel  Asian Age2 days ago
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