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Dec 15, 2017
Transgender Persons Bill: Even if Parliament makes it law, Section 377 will ensure discrimination continuesAn important bill to be discussed in this session is The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2016.
Dec 15, 2017
Parliament Winter Session updates: Day 1 a washout as LS, RS adjourned amid Opposition uproar over Modi's remarks against ManmohanThe Winter Session of Parliament will begin today at 11 am, however, there is a lot to do and there is very little time.
Dec 15, 2017
Winter Session of Parliament: Rajya Sabha sees frequent adjournments over Sharad Yadav's expulsion, Modi's remark against ManmohanDay one of Winter Session of Parliament started as expected — stormy — and the Opposition forced two quick adjournments in Rajya Sabha over scores of issues.
Feb 09, 2017
Opposition will 'boycott' PM Modi over raincoat jibe, says Congress leader Anand SharmaIn a press conference of the Congress party on Thursday, party leader former Union Cabinet Minister in charge of Commerce and Industry and Textiles Anand Sharma said they are preparing to attack the Central government over the recently presented Union Budget in the March session of the Parliament.
Feb 07, 2017
Narendra Modi's LS speech: Rhetoric aside, PM is bracing for demonetisation repercussionsDespite the robust defence of his deeply disruptive policy, it appeared that Narendra Modi is acutely aware of the repercussions that face BJP during the ongoing Assembly polls.
Feb 06, 2017
Congress preserved democracy because of which Modi could become PM: Mallikarjun Kharge"If Narendra Modi has become the prime minister despite his poor background, it is because we preserved democracy": This is what Congress leader in Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge said while responding to oft-repeated contention of the BJP that nothing was done during the Congress rule in 60 years.
Dec 08, 2016
Parliament's Winter Session or wasted session? Rajya Sabha scores zero on productivity scaleThe Winter Session of Parliament began on 16 November. On 8 December, both the Houses — Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha — met for 17th day but within minutes of commencing, both the Houses were adjourned.
Nov 25, 2016
Manmohan Singh speaks out against note ban in Parliament, gets trolled on internetAddressing the members of the Rajya Sabha on Thursday, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh called out Prime Minister Narendra Modi on demonetisation, labelling the move as an "organised loot." The internet is, however, surprised that he found his voice.
Nov 24, 2016
Lok Sabha adjourned for the day due to continued Opposition uproar over note banLok Sabha was adjourned for the day on Thursday after the opposition continued its protest demanding discussion on the demonetisation issue under an adjournment motion.
Nov 23, 2016
Demonetisation protests disrupt Lok Sabha proceedings for 5th consecutive dayLok Sabha witnessed a virtual washout for the fifth consecutive day on Wednesday as government and opposition parties continued to clash over the demonetisation issue and the rule under which a debate should take place on it, with the former ruling out any provision of voting in the discussion.