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Covid: Parliament adjourned sine die 11 days before schedule

Covid: Parliament adjourned sine die 11 days before schedule

Parliament was adjourned sine die on Monday, 11 days before its Budget Session was scheduled to conclude, in view of the intensifying nationwide measures to encourage social distancing to combat the coronavirus. IMAGE: Parliament House illuminated on Monday. Photograph: Manvender Vashist/PTI Photo The Lok Sabha passed the Finance Bill, a crucial budget legislation, without a discussion after the leaders of all political parties agreed to forgo a debate due to an 'extraordinary situation', ..., 1 week ago

Watch Live! All the action in Parliament

The Lok Sabha will take up The Appropriation Bill, 2020 on Monday. While in the Rajya Sabha, The Central Sanskrit Universities Bill, 2019, The National Commission for Indian System of Medicine Bill, 2019 and The National Commission for Homoeopathy Bill, 2019 are listed for consideration and passing. Leader of the Congress in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury has given adjournment motion notice over the issue of 'imposition of excise duty on diesel, petrol and other ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Why Modi suffers from Nehruitis

'Why does Mr Modi only attack Nehru from the Dynasty?''At one level, it is pure politics,' notes Shekhar Gupta. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/   Does Narendra Modi suffer from some exotic neurological condition we might call Nehruitis? Is he nuts to mention his name 23 times in his 100-minute reply to the Motion of Thanks to the President's address? And is he distracted to exchange banter in the old, healthy if robust style of parliamentary debate with others in the Congress but ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Lok Sabha adjourned amid protests over Delhi violence

Lok Sabha proceedings were disrupted for the fifth consecutive day on Friday due to sloganeering by Opposition members seeking a discussion on the riots in Delhi, which claimed at least 53 lives. IMAGE: Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury speaks in the Lok Sabha during the Budget Session of Parliament. Photograph: PTI Photo In between spells of adjournments, the House conducted business for a brief period and passed two Bills -- the Mineral Laws (Amendment) Bill and the Insolvency and ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Delhi riots rock LS again, to be discussed after Holi  Rediff.com1 month ago

MP says Rahul, Sonia should be tested for coronavirus

Lok Sabha on Thursday witnessed uproar over a controversial remark by a Rashtriya Loktantrik Party MP, who is a Bharatiya Janata Party ally, against the Gandhi family during a discussion on coronavirus, leading to adjournment of proceedings for over an hour. Congress members stormed the Well of the House as soon as Hanuman Beniwal said there should be a probe on whether coronavirus is being spread from the "home" of Congress president Sonia Gandhi as a large number of people who were found to ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Manmohan, Cong leaders to skip Prez's banquet in Trump's honour

Congress leaders, including former prime minister Manmohan Singh, will not attend the official banquet being hosted by President Ram Nath Kovind in honour of United States President Donald Trump on February 25, sources said.   Singh had earlier accepted the invite but expressed his inability to attend the same on Monday.   He has conveyed his regret to the President's office for not being able to attend the banquet, sources close to Singh said. The Leader of Opposition in the Rajya ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Sonia Gandhi Asks Congress MPs to 'Aggressively' Raise CAA, NRC in Budget Session Starting January 31  News182 months ago Sonia Gandhi asks Congress to 'aggressively' raise CAA, NRC in Budget Session  Times of India2 months ago Sonia Gandhi asks Congress to #39;aggressively#39; raise CAA, NRC in Budget Session  Money Control2 months ago
Times of India

Govt appoints CVC and CIC, Congress claims anomaly in appointments

The decision to fill the two top posts was taken at meeting of the respective selection panels comprising PM Narendra Modi, leader of the largest opposition party in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury and home minister Amit Shah on Tuesday.
 Times of India1 month ago
Economic Times

PM-led panel names President's secy Sanjay Kothari as next CVC, ex-IAS officer Bimal Julka to be CIC

Sources said the recommendation for the appointment of Kothari and Julka, who are retired Indian Administrative Service(IAS) officers, by a majority decision was opposed by Congress leader in the Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury. The selection panel also ...
 Economic Times1 month ago

Govt says committed to quota as SC ruling rocks Parliament

The government on Monday asserted in Parliament that it is 'committed' to reservation for Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward Castes and promised 'appropriate steps', after the Opposition raised the Supreme Court ruling in the Uttarakhand case and accused the Centre of 'failing' to defend the quota system. IMAGE: Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi speaks in the Lok Sabha during the Budget Session of Parliament, in New Delhi, on Monday.
 Rediff.com1 month ago

'Won't let your unemployment end': PM Modi rains darts at Cong in Parliament

‘Won’t let your unemployment end’: PM Modi rains darts at Cong in Parliament PM Modi also lost no opportunity to take potshots at the opposition, primarily the Congress and its leaders Rahul Gandhi and Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury. india Updated: Feb 06, 2020 ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago
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