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Centre welcomes dissent, but cannot allow 'misuse' of social media, Ravi Shankar Prasad tells RS on Disha Ravi's arrest
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Centre welcomes dissent, but cannot allow 'misuse' of social media, Ravi Shankar Prasad tells RS on Disha Ravi's arrest

Prasad made the remark while replying to Congress leader GC Chandrashekhar, who had raised the issue of Disha Ravi's arrest for sharing online a document, referred to as a 'toolkit', in support of the ongoing farmers' protest

Budget session: Parliament passes bill to raise upper limit for abortions to 24 weeks in special cases
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Budget session: Parliament passes bill to raise upper limit for abortions to 24 weeks in special cases

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said the amendments in the bill have been made after studying global practices and wide consultation within the country

Budget session of Parliament: Ravneet Singh Bittu appointed as leader of Congress party in Lok Sabha
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Budget session of Parliament: Ravneet Singh Bittu appointed as leader of Congress party in Lok Sabha

The decision was taken as Congress' leader in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury and Congress’ deputy leader in Lok Sabha, Gaurav Gogoi, will be busy with election campaigns in West Bengal and Assam, respectively

MPs term Mohan Delkar death 'strike on dignity of Parliament', demand Dadra-Nagar Haveli administrator's removal
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MPs term Mohan Delkar death 'strike on dignity of Parliament', demand Dadra-Nagar Haveli administrator's removal

Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh had recently said that Delkar's suicide note stated that the Union Territory's administrator Praful Kheda Patel was harassing the MP

Parliament's Budget Session: Unruly scenes, disruptions over farm laws mar Day 3; both Houses adjourned till Monday
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Parliament's Budget Session: Unruly scenes, disruptions over farm laws mar Day 3; both Houses adjourned till Monday

Rajya Sabha proceedings were halted twice on Wednesday before being adjourned for the day after the Congress and other Opposition party members created an uproar demanding a discussion on three new farm laws of the Centre

Attend Parliament and make use of the library, Venkaiah Naidu urges MPs during Budget Session
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Attend Parliament and make use of the library, Venkaiah Naidu urges MPs during Budget Session

The Rajya Sabha Chairman on Monday said that he has been told that some members do not attend the proceedings even when they are in the National Capital

Budget Session of Parliament likely to conclude before 27 March Assembly polls, says sources
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Budget Session of Parliament likely to conclude before 27 March Assembly polls, says sources

A final decision on curtailment of the session will be taken by Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, who held a meeting with met floor leaders of various parties

Second part of Parliament's Budget Session begins today amid high octane campaign for Assembly polls
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Second part of Parliament's Budget Session begins today amid high octane campaign for Assembly polls

Senior leaders of various parties, especially the regional ones, are likely to skip most of the House sittings to focus on campaigning in West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Assam, Kerala and Puducherry

Budget Session: In RS, Rajnath Singh says status quo at LAC to be restored; Rahul's remarks over farm laws roil LS
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Budget Session: In RS, Rajnath Singh says status quo at LAC to be restored; Rahul's remarks over farm laws roil LS

After the Opposition's attempt to seek a clarification on the defence minister's statement was stymied by Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu the discussion turned to the budget and farm laws

Be proud, Modi is implementing Manmohan's dream, says PM in Rajya Sabha as he promises MSP will continue
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Be proud, Modi is implementing Manmohan's dream, says PM in Rajya Sabha as he promises MSP will continue

Addressing the Rajya Sabha on Monday over the farmers' protest, Narendra Modi hit out at those behind the protests, saying a new 'breed' of agitators called 'andolanjeevi', who cannot live without agitation, has emerged in the country

Centre 'continuously' trying to resolve protesting farmers' issues through talks, says Narendra Modi in all-party meet
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Centre 'continuously' trying to resolve protesting farmers' issues through talks, says Narendra Modi in all-party meet

Leaders of various political parties were part of the customary all-party meeting convened by the Centre for the smooth conduct of the Budget Session

No foreign dignitary at R-Day parade due to COVID-19 crisis; new cases under 20,000 for 7th day
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No foreign dignitary at R-Day parade due to COVID-19 crisis; new cases under 20,000 for 7th day

In view of the global COVID-19 situation, the Centre has decided not to have a foreign dignitary present at the Republic Day celebrations this year. It will be for the first time in over five decades that there will be no chief guest at the Republic Day parade

COVID-19 impact: In a first since 1947, Union Budget documents not to be printed this year
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COVID-19 impact: In a first since 1947, Union Budget documents not to be printed this year

All Members of Parliament will get soft copies of the budget and Economic Survey that contains an account of the state of the economy

Narendra Modi to chair all-party meet to discuss COVID-19 situation at 10.30 am on 4 December
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Narendra Modi to chair all-party meet to discuss COVID-19 situation at 10.30 am on 4 December

The virtual meeting is being held at a time when the Centre is contemplating merging the Winter session of Parliament with the Budget session due to the rise in COVID-19 cases in Delhi

Lok Sabha passes finance bill without discussion, Congress and DMK demand financial package to deal with coronavirus
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Lok Sabha passes finance bill without discussion, Congress and DMK demand financial package to deal with coronavirus

A decision to approve the Finance Bill without discussion was taken at the all-party meeting convened by the Speaker.

No documents will be collected for NPR, govt yet to take a call on NRC, MoS Home Nityanand Rai informs Rajya Sabha
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No documents will be collected for NPR, govt yet to take a call on NRC, MoS Home Nityanand Rai informs Rajya Sabha

The NPR data will be collected along with the house-listing phase of the Census to be conducted from 1 April to 30 September.

Lok Sabha suspends 7 Congress MPs for 'gross misconduct'; Opposition continues protests seeking immediate discussion on Delhi violence
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Lok Sabha suspends 7 Congress MPs for 'gross misconduct'; Opposition continues protests seeking immediate discussion on Delhi violence

Seven Congress MPs in the Lok Sabha were suspended for the rest of the Budget session, as ruckus disrupted proceedings in the Lower House for the fourth consecutive day on Thursday. The MPs including Gaurav Gogoi, TN Prathapan, Dean Kuriakose, R Unnithan, Manickam Tagore, Benny Behnan, and Gurjeet Singh Aujla, were suspended on charges of "gross misconduct", reports said.

BJP's Sangeeta Deo accuses two women Congress MPs of ‘assaulting’ her during ruckus in Lok Sabha over Delhi violence
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BJP's Sangeeta Deo accuses two women Congress MPs of ‘assaulting’ her during ruckus in Lok Sabha over Delhi violence

BJP MP Sangeeta Kumari Singh Deo alleged two women Congress parliamentarians assaulted her during ruckus in Lok Sabha on Tuesday.

Rajya Sabha clocks 96% productivity in first phase of Budget Session; 155 MPs made speeches in Upper House of Parliament
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Rajya Sabha clocks 96% productivity in first phase of Budget Session; 155 MPs made speeches in Upper House of Parliament

Rajya Sabha recorded 96 percent productivity during the first phase of the Budget session with 155 members speaking during the nine days of sitting from 31 January to 11 February.

Roads at Shaheen Bagh, Chand Bagh blocked by protesters, MHA tells Lok Sabha; no assessment of loss to general public, says G Kishan Reddy
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Roads at Shaheen Bagh, Chand Bagh blocked by protesters, MHA tells Lok Sabha; no assessment of loss to general public, says G Kishan Reddy

The Home Ministry said on Tuesday that two roads in Delhi — one at Shaheen Bagh and the other at Chand Bagh — have been blocked by protesters