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Luizinho Faleiro among five new entrants who take oath as Rajya Sabha members
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Luizinho Faleiro among five new entrants who take oath as Rajya Sabha members

On the opening day of the Winter Session of Parliament, Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu called for newly-elected members to take an oath

Truant legislators: Only one MP attended all sittings in seven consecutive Rajya Sabha sessions, reveals study
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Truant legislators: Only one MP attended all sittings in seven consecutive Rajya Sabha sessions, reveals study

The study, undertaken by Rajya Sabha Secretariat, analysed attendance data over the last seven sessions — from 248th to 254th session — which had a total of 138 sittings

Tokyo Olympics 2020: President Ram Nath Kovind hosts high tea for Indian contingent, hails the outstanding campaign
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: President Ram Nath Kovind hosts high tea for Indian contingent, hails the outstanding campaign

While interacting with the Indian contingent for the Tokyo Olympics 2020, the President said the entire country is proud of them for bringing glory to the nation, according to a Rashtrapati Bhavan statement.

'Sacrilege in temple of democracy': RS Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu slams Opposition behaviour in Parliament
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'Sacrilege in temple of democracy': RS Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu slams Opposition behaviour in Parliament

Ugly scenes were witnessed in the Upper House when the House began a discussion on farmers' protest against new reform laws

Bharat Biotech's Rotavirus vaccine Rotavac 5D receives WHO's prequalification nod
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Bharat Biotech's Rotavirus vaccine Rotavac 5D receives WHO's prequalification nod

ROTAVAC 5D is a unique rotavirus vaccine formulation that can be administered without buffer

Parliament's Monsoon Session: From Centre's bills to Oppn's talking points and COVID-19 looming large, here's what to expect
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Parliament's Monsoon Session: From Centre's bills to Oppn's talking points and COVID-19 looming large, here's what to expect

The Opposition on its part wants to corner the government by raising issues like alleged shortcomings in the healthcare system during the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic and the distribution of COVID vaccines to states

Twitter briefly drops blue tick from M Venkaiah Naidu's personal handle due to inactivity; status now restored
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Twitter briefly drops blue tick from M Venkaiah Naidu's personal handle due to inactivity; status now restored

Officials of the Vice President Secretariat said the personal Twitter handle of Naidu @MVenkaiahNaidu was inactive for a long time and the Twitter algorithm removed the blue badge.

M Venkaiah Naidu favours moderation while using social media to prevent abuse, calls for ending farmers' stir
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M Venkaiah Naidu favours moderation while using social media to prevent abuse, calls for ending farmers' stir

Asserting that he was against controlling social media, the Vice President of India said such effective platforms should not be misused and abused, and social media should not be allowed to be converted into theatres of war

Narendra Modi pays tributes to victims of 2001 Parliament attack, says India will never forget 'cowardly attack'
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Narendra Modi pays tributes to victims of 2001 Parliament attack, says India will never forget 'cowardly attack'

Union home minister Amit Shah and defence minister Rajnath Singh also paid tributes at a brief ceremony held outside the Parliament building

Pvt hospitals charged high fees, sustainable pricing could've averted many COVID-19 deaths, finds parliamentary panel
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Pvt hospitals charged high fees, sustainable pricing could've averted many COVID-19 deaths, finds parliamentary panel

Underlining that healthcare spending in the country is 'abysmally low', the panel said the fragility of the Indian health ecosystem posed a big hurdle in generating an effective response against COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 recovery rate crosses 83%, but new sero-survey shows 90% Indians at risk; M Venkaiah Naidu tests positive
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COVID-19 recovery rate crosses 83%, but new sero-survey shows 90% Indians at risk; M Venkaiah Naidu tests positive

Vice President of India M Venkaiah Naidu has tested positive for coronavirus and is under home quarantine, Tamil Nadu has extended the ongoing lockdown till 31 October, India's recovery rate has crossed 83%; the latest covid-19 updates from India

Parliamentary panel suggests continuation of virtual courts in post-COVID period, says digital justice 'cheaper and faster'
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Parliamentary panel suggests continuation of virtual courts in post-COVID period, says digital justice 'cheaper and faster'

Virtual courts expedite processes and procedures and are an improvement over traditional courts as they are more affordable, the panel said

Staggered seating, 18 sittings with no breaks: Monsoon Session of Parliament likely to be held from 14 Sept to 1 Oct
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Staggered seating, 18 sittings with no breaks: Monsoon Session of Parliament likely to be held from 14 Sept to 1 Oct

For the first time in Parliament, 60 members will be seated in the chamber, 51 in the galleries of Rajya Sabha, and the remaining 132 in the Lok Sabha chamber

Staggered sittings of Houses, screens and audio consoles: Parliament gears up for Monsoon Session
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Staggered sittings of Houses, screens and audio consoles: Parliament gears up for Monsoon Session

The Monsoon Session, likely to begin in the last week of August or early September, will witnesses several firsts due to the COVID-19 pandemic, such as the use of both chambers and galleries

Ajit Jogi, first CM of Chhattisgarh, passes away at 74: Ram Nath Kovind, Narendra Modi offer condolences
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Ajit Jogi, first CM of Chhattisgarh, passes away at 74: Ram Nath Kovind, Narendra Modi offer condolences

"Ajit Jogi strived to bring a positive change in the lives of the poor, especially tribal communities," said Prime Minister Narendra Modi offering his condolences to the family of the first Chhattisgarh chief minister

Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu says secularism ingrained in every Indian, minorities more secure here than in other countries
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Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu says secularism ingrained in every Indian, minorities more secure here than in other countries

Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday said secularism is in the blood and veins of every Indian and minorities are more secure in India than in any other country even as he asked some countries to refrain from advising India on its internal affairs.

Coronavirus outbreak: 58 engineers from Andhra Pradesh, Telangana stranded in China's Wuhan; families request Centre to ensure early repatriation
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Coronavirus outbreak: 58 engineers from Andhra Pradesh, Telangana stranded in China's Wuhan; families request Centre to ensure early repatriation

Families of 58 engineers has requested the Centre to ensure the repatriation of the youths at the earliest

Budget Session from 31 Jan; LS speaker Om Birla, RS chairman M Venkaiah Naidu call all parties for discussion before Parliament meets tomorrow
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Budget Session from 31 Jan; LS speaker Om Birla, RS chairman M Venkaiah Naidu call all parties for discussion before Parliament meets tomorrow

Ahead of the Budget Session of Parliament, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla has convened a meeting of the leaders of various political parties in the evening of 30 January.

RS panel calls for making monitoring apps mandatory on all devices to contain child pornography, demands amendment of POCSO and IT Acts
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RS panel calls for making monitoring apps mandatory on all devices to contain child pornography, demands amendment of POCSO and IT Acts

The report was presented to Rajya Sabha chairman M Venkaiah Naidu by the panel chief and Congress parliamentarian Jairam Ramesh

Over 91% of Nirbhaya Fund unused, says Centre: Politicians fulminating over rape cases must put their money where their mouth is
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Over 91% of Nirbhaya Fund unused, says Centre: Politicians fulminating over rape cases must put their money where their mouth is

The Centre informed Parliament that five states and a Union Territory have not utilised a single penny of the Nirbhaya Fund granted to them by the Union Home Ministry to firm up women's safety.