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PM Modi says, Kovind’s swearing-in as India’s president a ‘significant milestone’ for BJP

Ram Nath Kovind’s swearing-in as the next president is a "significant milestone" in the journey started by BJPs ideologue Shyama Prasad Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

Jul 25, 2017 18:10 PM

MNREGA wages: Opposition raises issue of delay in Lok Sabha

The issue was raised during the Zero Hour by CPI(M) leader P Karunakaran who slammed the government for failing to make the payments to thousands of people in Kerala and elsewhere....

Apr 11, 2017 17:36 PM

GST Bills 2017: Jaitley wants to pass tax reform legislation through consensus

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said the GST bills are based on the principle of “shared sovereignty” and that the government wants to pass these landmark tax reforms...

Mar 28, 2017 13:15 PM

Ex-MPs' pension issue: Only parliament has right to take decision, Govt on SC observation

Taking a strong exception to the Supreme Court’s observation on pension for MPs, the government on Friday said it was the sacrosanct right of Parliament to decide on the issue.

Mar 24, 2017 16:55 PM

Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje met with a ‘criminal’ at official residence?

A Rajasthan MLA on Tuesday alleged that a “criminal” entered Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje’s official residence and got a photo clicked with her, but the government saw...

Mar 21, 2017 19:15 PM

Lok Sabha witnesses verbal clash over price hike of oil products including LPG cylinders

The Lok Sabha on Friday witnessed a verbal clash after the opposition members accused the government of burdening the poor by hiking prices of oil products, especially...

Mar 10, 2017 17:28 PM

Union Budget 2017 | PM Modi urges Opposition to let Parliament function despite differences

Seeking cooperation of all parties in running Parliament during Budget session, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said it is a ‘mahapanchayat’ which should function...

Jan 31, 2017 12:49 PM

Lok Sabha speaker convenes special all-party meet on Jan 30 ahead of Union Budget 2017

Ahead of the Budget session of Parliament, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar have convened separate all-party meetings on January 30...

Jan 24, 2017 07:12 AM

Currency ban debate: Ghulam Nabi's Azad's controversial remarks in Parliament expunged

Rebuking Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad for his controversial comments, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar on Thursday said the remarks by former union minister are...

Nov 17, 2016 21:21 PM

NEET will end 'unhealthy' practices of private colleges says Venkaiah Naidu

The government is in favour of National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) as it wants to put an end to “unhealthy” practices of private medical colleges, Union Parliamentary...

May 24, 2016 18:47 PM