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List of Business in Rajya Sabha

List of Business in Rajya Sabha

🕔10:55, 11.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 11  The Tuesday List of Business in the Rajya Sabha will see tabling of papers by Union Ministers and submission of reports by parliamentary committees, besides further discussion on the Union Budget. The Union Ministers who will

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Centre to introduce Aircraft (Amendment) Bill

Centre to introduce Aircraft (Amendment) Bill

🕔11:16, 12.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 12  The Centre will introduce an Amendment Bill in Parliament which will enhance the maximum fine limit on regulatory and other lapses found in aircraft operations. The Union Cabinet on Wednesday gave its approval to introduce the

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Rajya Sabha passes Citizenship Bill, Sena abstains

Rajya Sabha passes Citizenship Bill, Sena abstains

🕔05:25, 12.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 12  The Rajya Sabha passed the Citizenship Amendment Bill 2019 (CAB) on Wednesday with 125 members voting for and 105 against the Bill. Earlier the demand for referring the Bill to the Select Committee was negated. The

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LS passes International Financial Services Bill

LS passes International Financial Services Bill

🕔05:20, 12.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 12  The Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed a Bill for setting up of an authority to develop and regulate the financial services market at the International Financial Services Centres (IFSCs) in India amid various objections raised by

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Corporate Tax rate cut to deal with economic challenge: FM

Corporate Tax rate cut to deal with economic challenge: FM

🕔12:40, 3.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 3  Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday told Parliament that the decision to cut corporate tax rate for domestic companies was necessary post the July Budget to deal with the challenges in the economy. In her

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Rajya Sabha marshals’ uniform changes to military green

Rajya Sabha marshals’ uniform changes to military green

🕔12:21, 18.Nov 2019

New Delhi, Nov 18  On the first day of the winter session of Parliament, Rajya Sabha members were surprised with the new uniform of the marshals standing beside the seat of Chairman as earlier it was a turban with Indian

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Modi urges Trinamool to support Citizenship Bill

Modi urges Trinamool to support Citizenship Bill

🕔14:51, 2.Feb 2019

Thakurnagar (West Bengal), Feb 2  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged West Bengal’s ruling Trinamool Congress to support the Citizenship Amendment Bill in Parliament to give the refugees living in India the right to citizenship. Addressing a rally in

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Jaitley asks opposition to support quota bill without grudges

Jaitley asks opposition to support quota bill without grudges

🕔20:32, 8.Jan 2019

By TN Ashok New Delhi, Jan 08 (sarkaaritel.com)- Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today asked the opposition to support the government legislation for 10% reservation to economically backward sections wholeheartedly without any grudges. The quota bill was tabled in parliament today

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Lok Sabha passes triple talaq bill

Lok Sabha passes triple talaq bill

🕔21:37, 27.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) The Lok Sabha on Thursday passed the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2018 that makes instant triple talaq or talaq-e-biddat a criminal offence, with a jail term of up to three years with

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Parliament passes Insolvency Code amendment bill

Parliament passes Insolvency Code amendment bill

🕔12:50, 11.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 11  With the Rajya Sabha on Friday passing the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (Second Amendment) Bill, 2018, the legislation has got Parliament’s approval as the Lok Sabha has already cleared it. The Bill allows homebuyers to be

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Parliament nod sought for Rs 11,698-cr extra expenditure

Parliament nod sought for Rs 11,698-cr extra expenditure

🕔20:24, 31.Jul 2018

New Delhi, July 31  The government on Tuesday sought Parliament sanction for gross additional expenditure of Rs 11,697.92 crore for the current financial year, including an amount of Rs 980 crore for infusion of equity into the heavily indebted Air

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Time To Introspect Hon’ble MPs….

Time To Introspect Hon’ble MPs….

🕔10:15, 29.Mar 2018

Time To Introspect Hon’ble MPs New Delhi, 28 March 2018 (INFA): Are Members of Parliament missing the woods for the trees? So it is, after hearing Deputy Chairman Prof. PJ Kurien’s farewell speech in the Rajya Sabha today. His reminiscing

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Parliament fails to function 14th day in a row, government reaches out to ‘disruptors’

Parliament fails to function 14th day in a row, government reaches out to ‘disruptors’

🕔20:28, 22.Mar 2018

New Delhi, March 22 Parliament failed to transact any business on Thursday for the 14th consecutive day and both Houses had to be adjourned amid pandemonium by various parties over different issues, leaving the no-confidence motion in a limbo. Meanwhile, the

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Parliament passes Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill

Parliament passes Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill

🕔12:42, 22.Mar 2018

New Delhi, March 22  Parliament on Thursday passed The Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill which seeks to empower the government to fix the period of maternity leave and the tax-free gratuity amount with an executive order. The Bill got Parliament’s

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No-confidence motion not taken up, stalemate enters 3rd week

No-confidence motion not taken up, stalemate enters 3rd week

🕔14:00, 19.Mar 2018

New Delhi, March 19  A no-confidence motion tabled by arch rivals TDP and YSR Congress against the Modi government was not taken up in the Lok Sabha on Monday as the Parliament logjam entered its third week amid no signs

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Israeli bills on Jerusalem violates international legitimacy: Egypt

Israeli bills on Jerusalem violates international legitimacy: Egypt

🕔10:18, 4.Jan 2018

Cairo, Jan 4  Israeli Knesset (parliament) vote on the “unified Jerusalem law” breaches the international resolutions relating to the disputed city, spokesman for Egyptian Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday. “The vote violates the international legitimacy on Jerusalem as a city

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No plans to have an all EV fleet in the country by 2030: Government

No plans to have an all EV fleet in the country by 2030: Government

🕔10:25, 3.Jan 2018

New Delhi, Jan 3 The government has “no plans under consideration” to have an all electric vehicle (EV) fleet in the country by 2030, Parliament was informed on Tuesday. “There are, at present, no plans under consideration of the Department of

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Modi calls for ending corruption, poverty as Parliament recalls ‘Quit India’

Modi calls for ending corruption, poverty as Parliament recalls ‘Quit India’

🕔09:32, 10.Aug 2017

New Delhi, Aug 10  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday called for accelerated efforts to rid the country of corruption, poverty, illiteracy and malnutrition as parliamentarians expressed their resolve to work towards creating an India of the dreams of freedom

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Voting to elect next Vice President begins

Voting to elect next Vice President begins

🕔10:32, 5.Aug 2017

New Delhi, Aug 5  MPs queued up outside Parliament House to elect the country’s next Vice President, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi being the first to cast his vote. The voting started at 10 a.m. and will continue till 5

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Parliament passes HIV/AIDS Bill

Parliament passes HIV/AIDS Bill

🕔09:52, 12.Apr 2017

New Delhi, April 12  Parliament on Tuesday passed the HIV and AIDS (Prevention and Control) Bill, which provides for the prevention and control of the disease and protection of human rights of those affected by it with the Lok Sabha’s

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