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Aug 19, 2019
Lok Sabha panel cracks whip on ex-MPs overstaying at official bungalows, asks them to vacate residences within a weekFormer MPs overstaying at their official bungalows in Lutyens' Delhi, were ordered to vacate their residence by a Lok Sabha panel.
Jul 14, 2019
Union health ministry proposes doing away with NEET-PG; says MBBS final exam enough for admissions to MD, MSUnion Health Ministry proposed to do away with NEET-PG, making final MBBS examination for admission to MD and MS programmes.
Jun 26, 2019
Mahua Moitra's speech, Owaisi's oath taking, Speaker Suresh's benign chastising: Why this week in Parliament left me feeling emptyDuring Moitra's speech, Kerala Congress MP Suresh Kodikunnil was in the Speaker's Chair looking benign, smiling and occasionally saying things like 'you already took three minutes'. Suresh is an interesting character, a seven-time MP. This week when he took his oath in Hindi and was reportedly scolded by Sonia Gandhi for not taking it in Malayalam or English.
Jun 21, 2019
Venkaiah Naidu says bills pending in Rajya Sabha for more than five years should be considered lapsedRajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday suggested that any bill pending for more than five years in the Upper House should be considered lapsed.
May 20, 2019
Kerala exit poll projections: Sabarimala did little to consolidate Hindu votes for BJP, say analystsAnalysts say BJP hasn't got any benefit in Kerala from the Sabarimala row, including in Pathanamthitta — the hotspot of Sabarimala protests — where exit polls predict a sizeable gap between BJP candidate K Surendran and Congress candidate Anto Antony
Mar 22, 2019
Lok Sabha election: BJP declares first list of 184 candidates; at least 35 of 78 MPs re-nominated have criminal cases against themThe ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) released its first list of 184 candidates for the Lok Sabha election on Thursday, and the attention is focused on the 'big wigs' who have been retained to make good on the party's ticket.
Feb 14, 2019
Explained: Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, triple talaq bill among 46 draft laws set to lapse as Parliament adjourns sine dieParliament explained: The 16th Lok Sabha had a total of 17 sessions and 331 sittings in which a total of 219 Bills were introduced, out of which 205 were passed. Overall productivity was 85 per cent, according to PRS Legislative Research.
Feb 13, 2019
'Neither did plane fly, nor did earthquake occur': Modi peppers last Lok Sabha speech with digs at Rahul GandhiIn his last speech in the 16th Lok Sabha, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday took potshots at Congress President Rahul Gandhi for his various gestures and comments made in the House during the last five years, including raking up of the Rafale fighter deal.
Feb 07, 2019
Narendra Modi's 'Mahamilawati' attack in Parliament a sign that PM assumes party will win LS pollsIn his nearly 100-minute speech in the Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi named the achievements of his government, offered clarity on Rafale deal and mounted a strong counter-attack on Congress, and other Opposition parties, laced with aggressive political rhetoric, humour and sarcasm
Dec 25, 2018
KCR's dream of a third front far-fetched proposition; lack of common agenda keeps regional satraps dividedPolitical pundits are vary of reading too much in KCR's efforts to form a 'national party'-less alliance. And there are two reasons behind it, one lies in the past, and one in the present