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Parliament’s Budget Session begins from Jan 31, Union Budget on Feb 1

Parliament’s Budget Session begins from Jan 31, Union Budget on Feb 1

🕔15:58, 14.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) The CCPA-Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs has recommended the commencement of the Budget Session of Parliament on January 31, sources said on Friday. The Budget is to be presented on February 1. The President is likely

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11 MPs awarded for work on child rights

11 MPs awarded for work on child rights

🕔07:38, 24.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Eleven parliamentarians – six from the Lok Sabha and five from the Rajya Sabha – were awarded the annual Parliamentarians’ Group for Children Awards, in a virtual ceremony on Thursday. The Parliamentarians’ Group of Children (PGC)

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Rajnath Singh likely to brief Parliament on chopper crash

Rajnath Singh likely to brief Parliament on chopper crash

🕔11:11, 9.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh is likely to brief the Lok Sabha about the chopper crash in Tamil Nadu in which Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Bipin Rawat, his wife and 11 other defence personnel died. Singh

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Centre seeks Parliament’s nod for addl Rs 3.73 lakh cr funds in FY22

Centre seeks Parliament’s nod for addl Rs 3.73 lakh cr funds in FY22

🕔07:51, 4.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) The Centre on Friday tabled its second batch of supplementary demands for grants in the Parliament, seeking additional Rs 3.73 lakh crore funds for FY22. The second batch of FY22 ‘Supplementary Demands for Grants’ includes 69

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Rajya Sabha passes Dam Safety Bill with amendment

Rajya Sabha passes Dam Safety Bill with amendment

🕔07:33, 3.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha on Thursday passed the Dam Safety Bill 2019 that provides for surveillance, inspection, operation, and maintenance of certain specified dams across the country with a provision of imprisonment up to two years, or

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Over 4K km of national highways constructed in 5 yrs: Gadkari

Over 4K km of national highways constructed in 5 yrs: Gadkari

🕔05:46, 2.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) In the last five years, 4,358 km of National Highway (NH) have been constructed in the mountainous and border areas with an expenditure of Rs 70,733 crore, Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari

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RS asks MPs to settle TA bills to clear Air India’s dues

RS asks MPs to settle TA bills to clear Air India’s dues

🕔17:08, 5.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha has asked its members to settle their air travel bills at earliest to clear the dues of Air India. The Upper House’s Secretariat in its letter to the members said that ‘Air India

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Om Birla to lead Indian Parlimentary Delegation to Rome , Italy On 7-9 October 2021

Om Birla to lead Indian Parlimentary Delegation to Rome , Italy On 7-9 October 2021

🕔15:25, 5.Oct 2021

New Delhi, 5 October 2021:  An Indian Parliamentary Delegation (IPD) led by Om Birla, Speaker, Lok Sabha will be visiting Rome, Italy from 7-9 October 2021 to attend the Seventh G20 Parliamentary Speakers’ Summit (P20). The Delegation will comprise of

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Parliament clears LLP amendment bill, decriminalises provisions

Parliament clears LLP amendment bill, decriminalises provisions

🕔21:24, 4.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 4  The Rajya Sabha on Wednesday cleared the ‘Limited Liability Partnership Amendment Bill’ that aims to accelerate the ‘Ease Of Doing Business’ campaign of the government and brings regulations for this segment at par with other large

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Parliament passes Factoring Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2021

Parliament passes Factoring Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2021

🕔21:12, 29.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 29  The Parliament on Thursday passed the Factoring Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2021, following its passage in the Rajya Sabha. The Bill was passed by the Lok Sabha earlier this week. In industry parlance, ‘Factoring’ is defined as

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Rs 1,060 cr spend on Chennai-Bengaluru Industrial Corridor project

Rs 1,060 cr spend on Chennai-Bengaluru Industrial Corridor project

🕔14:03, 26.Jul 2021

Chennai, July 26  A total of Rs1,060.02 crore has been spent during the last three fiscal years for the Chennai-Bengaluru Industrial Corridor project, the government told the Rajya Sabha. Answering a question raised by MDMK General Secretary Vaiko, the Minister

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Thaawarchand Gehlot takes oath as K’taka’s new Governor

Thaawarchand Gehlot takes oath as K’taka’s new Governor

🕔05:21, 12.Jul 2021

Bengaluru, July 12  Former union minister and leader of the house in Rajya Sabha, Thaawarchand Gehlot took oath on Sunday as the 19th Governor of Karnataka at a swearing in ceremony held at the Glass House of Raj Bhavan in

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RS to get new Leader of House in place of Thaawarchand

RS to get new Leader of House in place of Thaawarchand

🕔16:08, 6.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 6  With the appointment of Thaawarchand Gehlot as governor of Karnataka, the Rajya Sabha needs a new leader of house to fill up his place ahead of the monsoon session that commences from July 19. Names of

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Abdul Wahab, Brittas and Sivadasan elected to RS from Kerala

Abdul Wahab, Brittas and Sivadasan elected to RS from Kerala

🕔18:45, 23.Apr 2021

Thiruvananthapuram, April 23  The three candidates in the fray to the three Rajya Sabha seats that fell vacant from Kerala were declared elected by Assembly Secretary S.V. Unnikrishnan Nair on Friday. The three are Indian Union Muslim League leader P.V.

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GNCTD Bill passed by Rajya Sabha amid pandemonium

GNCTD Bill passed by Rajya Sabha amid pandemonium

🕔06:27, 25.Mar 2021

New Delhi, March 25  The Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Bill, 2021 (GNCTD) was passed in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday even as pandemonium prevailed. Members of the Trinamool Congress, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the

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India sent medicines to 150 nations & vaccines to 72: Jaishankar

India sent medicines to 150 nations & vaccines to 72: Jaishankar

🕔18:04, 17.Mar 2021

New Delhi, March 17  Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar in a statement in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday said that during the pandemic India supplied medicines to 150 countries including PPE kits to many nations and the country has

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Vaccines to foreign nations not provided on taxpayers’ expense: Harsh Vardhan

Vaccines to foreign nations not provided on taxpayers’ expense: Harsh Vardhan

🕔07:08, 17.Mar 2021

New Delhi, March 17 The vaccines being supplied to foreign nations are not being sent on the expense of Indian taxpayers and a healthy balance is being maintained in the utilisation of vaccine doses, following the criteria set by the World

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RS passes National Institute of Food Technology Bill 2019

RS passes National Institute of Food Technology Bill 2019

🕔17:48, 15.Mar 2021

New Delhi, March 15  The Rajya Sabha on Monday passed the National Institutes of Food Technology, Entrepreneurship and Management Bill, 2019 moved by Agriculture & Food Processing Minister Narendra Singh Tomar. The Bill declares two food technology institutes at Kundli

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PM Modi may speak in Rajya Sabha on Feb 8, defend farm laws: Sources

PM Modi may speak in Rajya Sabha on Feb 8, defend farm laws: Sources

🕔07:42, 5.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 5  Prime Minister Narendra Modi may speak in the Rajya Sabha on Monday during the motion of thanks to the President’s address, according to sources. All eyes will be on the Prime Minister during this speech, if

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Over Rs 124 cr spent to promote tourism in 2017-20: Centre

Over Rs 124 cr spent to promote tourism in 2017-20: Centre

🕔13:17, 3.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 3 The Centre informed the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday that more than Rs 124 crore was spent in the last three years on media campaigns for tourism promotion in the country. The information was given through a

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