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Parliament passes National Commission for Allied, Healthcare Professions Bill
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Parliament passes National Commission for Allied, Healthcare Professions Bill

The bill seeks to provide for regulation and maintenance of standards of education and services by allied and healthcare professionals.

Lok Sabha passes NCT Amendment Bill expanding powers of Delhi L-G; Oppn calls it 'unconstitutional'
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Lok Sabha passes NCT Amendment Bill expanding powers of Delhi L-G; Oppn calls it 'unconstitutional'

MHA said that the bill was introduced to give effect to the SC's interpretation which had ruled that Delhi govt need not obtain LG's 'concurrence' on every issue of day-to-day governance

Lok Sabha passes Insurance (Amendment) Bill, 2021 raising FDI from 49 percent to 74 percent
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Lok Sabha passes Insurance (Amendment) Bill, 2021 raising FDI from 49 percent to 74 percent

Piloting the bill, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said hiking the FDI limit in the insurance sector will help insurers raise additional funds and tide over the financial problems

Nitin Gadkari claims scrappage policy will increase auto industry's turnover by Rs 10 lakh crore
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Nitin Gadkari claims scrappage policy will increase auto industry's turnover by Rs 10 lakh crore

Terming the policy a 'win-win' for all, the Union minister claimed that the purchase of new vehicles would help reduce pollution and lead to increase in GST income

EC proposal to link electoral roll with the Aadhaar under consideration, Govt tells LS
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EC proposal to link electoral roll with the Aadhaar under consideration, Govt tells LS

The poll panel has been pressing the government to amend provisions of the Representation of the People Act allowing EC to seek Aadhaar numbers of those applying to be voters to curb menace of multiple enrolments of the same person at different places

Ceasefire violations in J&K killed 31 civilians, 39 security personnel since abrogation of Article 370, Centre tells LS
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Ceasefire violations in J&K killed 31 civilians, 39 security personnel since abrogation of Article 370, Centre tells LS

Union Minister G Kishan Reddy told the Lok Sabha that the Centre has sanctioned the construction of 14,460 bunkers to provide protection to the people living in areas close to the International Border and LoC

In Lok Sabha, Congress accuses govt of misusing sedition law; don't lecture others on democracy, responds Centre
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In Lok Sabha, Congress accuses govt of misusing sedition law; don't lecture others on democracy, responds Centre

The focus of his question was on climate activist Disha Ravi who was arrested in the farmer protest toolkit case earlier this year and later granted bail

Centre introduces bill seeking to define role, powers of Delhi LG in Lok Sabha
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Centre introduces bill seeking to define role, powers of Delhi LG in Lok Sabha

G Kishen Reddy said the move is to give effect to the SC's interpretation, when it had ruled that the Delhi govt needn't obtain the LG's 'concurrence' on every issue of day-to-day governance

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

Parliament Budget Session: CAPFs currently give VIP cover to 230 people, MHA informs Lok Sabha
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Parliament Budget Session: CAPFs currently give VIP cover to 230 people, MHA informs Lok Sabha

In a written reply to a question in the Lower House, MoS Home G Kishan Reddy, however, did not disclose the expenditure incurred on providing security to these protectees

Budget Session: Opposition leaders shout slogans, storm Well of Lok Sabha to protest rising fuel prices
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Budget Session: Opposition leaders shout slogans, storm Well of Lok Sabha to protest rising fuel prices

Congress' leader in the Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury alleged that the Opposition was being 'blacked out' from the Lok Sabha livestream

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

Lok Sabha TV and Rajya Sabha TV merged to create Sansad TV
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Lok Sabha TV and Rajya Sabha TV merged to create Sansad TV

According to a circular issued by the Lok Sabha Secretariat, retired IAS officer Ravi Capoor has been appointed the CEO of the new integrated channel for a period of one year, beginning 1 March

Mahua Moitra claims to be 'under surveillance', asks Delhi Police chief to remove officers stationed outside her home
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Mahua Moitra claims to be 'under surveillance', asks Delhi Police chief to remove officers stationed outside her home

In a letter to Delhi Police Commissioner SN Shrivastava, the Trinamool Congress MP said that right to privacy is a fundamental right guaranteed to her as a citizen of this country, under the Constitution of India

First phase of Budget session ends; Amit Shah terms J&K Centre's 'top priority', Sitharaman speaks on push for 'self-reliance'
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First phase of Budget session ends; Amit Shah terms J&K Centre's 'top priority', Sitharaman speaks on push for 'self-reliance'

The Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 8 March on Friday. Both Houses of Parliament will reconvene for the second leg of the Budget session on 8 March

Parliament Updates: Lok Sabha adjourned till 8 March; J&K reorganisation amendment bill passed
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Parliament Updates: Lok Sabha adjourned till 8 March; J&K reorganisation amendment bill passed

Parliament LIVE Updates: Congress MP Manish Tewari spoke about the military coup in Myanmar. He urged the Centre to put international pressure to restore democracy in the country

In LS, Nirmala Sitharaman says Budget laid path for Aatmanirbhar Bharat, alleges Rahul Gandhi becoming 'doomsday man'
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In LS, Nirmala Sitharaman says Budget laid path for Aatmanirbhar Bharat, alleges Rahul Gandhi becoming 'doomsday man'

Sitharaman said the challenges of the pandemic did not deter government from undertaking reforms for maintaining long term goals of the country

BJP MPs give breach of privilege notice against Rahul Gandhi for observing silence for farmers killed in agitation
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BJP MPs give breach of privilege notice against Rahul Gandhi for observing silence for farmers killed in agitation

The three BJP MPs in Lok Sabha said that the Congress leader directed his party members to observe silence without taking permission from the Speaker