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Mar 28, 2017
Air India: Why are MPs hell bent on funding the white elephant with tax-payers' money?The very purpose of resisting any disinvestment in Air India is that the politicians continue to get vast privileges while travelling aboard the state owned airline, never mind its precarious financial health
Mar 24, 2017
Railways officials beware, Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad could now be boarding a trainShiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad, who has shamed self, his peers, his party Shiv Sena and Indian Parliament, does not have an option left other than to be compelled to travel by train.
Mar 23, 2017
Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad hits Air India staff: Why India needs a no-fly listIf a catalyst was needed to create a ‘No Fly’ list of unruly air passengers in India, Thursday's incident involving a VIP flyer hitting an airline staffer should provide enough impetus for it.
Mar 23, 2017
Shiv Sena MP hits AI staffer: Political leaders react to incident, seek penal actionLeaders across party lines reacted sharply on Thursday to the incident where a Shiv Sena MP thrashed an Air India staffer.
Dec 12, 2016
Winter Session logjam: 'Ready for debate, allow Parliament to function,' says Venkaiah Naidu to OppnUnion minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday appealed to opposition parties to allow the Parliament to function so that the remaining period of Winter session should be "utilised" as the government is ready for debate on any issue including demonetisation.
Sep 06, 2016
Smriti Irani expresses gratitude to people of Gujarat, BJP leaders in series of tweetsWith a year left before her term expires, Textile Minister Smriti Irani has curiously made some tweets expressing gratitude to the people of Gujarat, the state she represents in Rajya Sabha.
Jul 06, 2016
Cabinet reshuffle: A timeline of Smriti Irani's miscalculations and controversiesSmriti Irani was one of the most-discussed reshuffles in the cabinet expansion, we look into why this decision was made.
Jun 30, 2016
Know your Neta: 55/57 newly-elected Rajya Sabha MPs are crorepatis, 13 charged in criminal casesOut of 57 newly elected Rajya Sabha MPs, 55 are crorepatis. Congress' Praful Patel is the richest with 252.08 crore worth declared assets.
Jun 14, 2016
Divine intervention! West Bengal school asks Sachin Tendulkar for help, gets Rs 76 lakh in returnBeing a MP in the Rajya Sabha, Tendulkar donated about Rs 76 lakh to the school under the Member of Parliament Local Area Development (MPLAD) scheme
May 28, 2016
Congress asks Speaker Sumitra Mahajan to reconsider travelling in new expensive carThe Congress said that LS Speaker Sumitra Mahajan should reconsider travelling in an expensive Jaguar when the country was reeling under an agrarian crisis.