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PM Modi meets Sonia Gandhi, Farooq Abdullah, Mulayam Singh Yadav after conclusion of Budget Session
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PM Modi meets Sonia Gandhi, Farooq Abdullah, Mulayam Singh Yadav after conclusion of Budget Session

Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi were also present during the meeting

Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha adjourn sine die, clocking 129 and 99.80% productivity respectively
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Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha adjourn sine die, clocking 129 and 99.80% productivity respectively

The second part of the Budget Session began on 14 March while the sittings were to conclude on 8 April

India's imports from Russia increases sharply in 2021-22
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India's imports from Russia increases sharply in 2021-22

India's exports to Russia also rose to USD 3.18 billion in April-February period of 2021-22 from USD 2.65 billion recorded in the financial year 2020-21

22 IPS officers face criminal cases: Nityanand Rai in Parliament
India

22 IPS officers face criminal cases: Nityanand Rai in Parliament

Union Minister Nityanand Rai also informed Parliament that as per information provided by the state government, one IPS officer has been declared fugitive

Fuel price hike very low in India compared to other countries: Hardeep Singh Puri in Parliament
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Fuel price hike very low in India compared to other countries: Hardeep Singh Puri in Parliament

Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said hike in petrol prices in India was only five per cent between April 2021 and March 2022

Budget Session of Parliament resumes on Monday; Opposition to target Centre over unemployment
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Budget Session of Parliament resumes on Monday; Opposition to target Centre over unemployment

Top on the government's agenda would be getting Parliament's approval to the budgetary proposals and presentation of the budget for the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir

Budget session: Parliament to resume normal sittings from Monday, COVID-19 restrictions to stay
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Budget session: Parliament to resume normal sittings from Monday, COVID-19 restrictions to stay

According to the official guidelines, only sitting members of the two Houses of Parliament can visit the Central Hall which will be out of bounds for the former MPs and visitors

Union Budget 2022: PM Modi to reply on Motion of Thanks in Lok Sabha today
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Union Budget 2022: PM Modi to reply on Motion of Thanks in Lok Sabha today

The 2022 Budget Session of the Parliament commenced on 31 January with President Ram Nath Kovind's address. The first part of the session will end on 11 February

MK Stalin voices support to Rahul Gandhi for raising 'arguments of Tamils' in the Parliament
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MK Stalin voices support to Rahul Gandhi for raising 'arguments of Tamils' in the Parliament

The Congress leader, in a 45-minute speech in the Lok Sabha, on Wednesday accused the government of hurting federalism and following the 'idea of a king versus the idea of a union of states'

Rajya Sabha chairman urges MPs to ensure smooth functioning of House during Budget session
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Rajya Sabha chairman urges MPs to ensure smooth functioning of House during Budget session

The Budget Session started on 31 January. On the first two days, the House functioned briefly and proceedings were adjourned after laying of Economic Survey and Union Budget

Rajya Sabha to debate Budget 2022 for eleven hours; finance minister to reply on 11 February
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Rajya Sabha to debate Budget 2022 for eleven hours; finance minister to reply on 11 February

Keeping in view the time availability, the government does not intend to propose any legislative business during the first part of the Budget session which will end on 11 February

Budget 2022: Cautious optimism could help affected industries to move ahead with no dread or ambiguity
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Budget 2022: Cautious optimism could help affected industries to move ahead with no dread or ambiguity

According to a recent study, the total number of jobs related to developing and deploying modern technologies, like automation, artificial intelligence, and robotics-related applications, may grow to 20 to 50 million globally by 2030 and more than 375 million workers globally

Budget Session 2022: Nirmala Sitharaman tables Economic Survey 2021-22 in RS
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Budget Session 2022: Nirmala Sitharaman tables Economic Survey 2021-22 in RS

As soon as the House assembled, Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu made obituary references to sitting and former MPs who passed away recently

Economic Survey 2022: Here are 10 key things about this year's survey
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Economic Survey 2022: Here are 10 key things about this year's survey

The Economic Survey 2021-22 is expected to provide a detailed assessment of the impact of coronavirus pandemic on the Indian economy

Union Budget 2022: Session to start today with President Ram Nath Kovind's address
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Union Budget 2022: Session to start today with President Ram Nath Kovind's address

The Budget Session of Parliament will commence on Monday and is scheduled to conclude on 8 April wherein the first part of the session will extend up to 11 February

RS Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu, LS speaker Om Birla discuss COVID-safe Budget Session
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RS Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu, LS speaker Om Birla discuss COVID-safe Budget Session

The session begins Monday with the address of President Ram Nath Kovind to members of both the Houses

Ahead of Budget Session, Rajya Sabha releases Code of Conduct for members
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Ahead of Budget Session, Rajya Sabha releases Code of Conduct for members

As per the rules and regulations, members must not do anything that brings disrepute to the Parliament and affects their credibility

Strict COVID protocols, staggered timing for Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha in Budget Session of Parliament
India

Strict COVID protocols, staggered timing for Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha in Budget Session of Parliament

President Ram Nath Kovind will address the joint sitting of two Houses on 31 January and the union budget will be presented on 1 February

Ahead of budget session, over 400 Parliament staff test positive for COVID-19
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Ahead of budget session, over 400 Parliament staff test positive for COVID-19

Out of 1,409 staff of Parliament 402 staff members have tested positive for the virus from 4 to 8 January after which their samples were sent for genome sequencing to confirm the variant, according to an official

Monsoon Session 2021: Govt ready to discuss any issue as per rules, says PM at all-party meet
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Monsoon Session 2021: Govt ready to discuss any issue as per rules, says PM at all-party meet

More than 40 leaders from 33 parties attended the all-party meeting on Sunday and discussed which subjects should be brought up during the Monsoon session of the Parliament scheduled to begin on Monday