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Won't host Sansad TV show until suspension of 12 RS MPs revoked, vows Shashi Tharoor
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Won't host Sansad TV show until suspension of 12 RS MPs revoked, vows Shashi Tharoor

This comes a day after Shiv Sena MP Priyanka Chaturvedi stepped down as the anchor of the show 'Meri Kahaani'

Rajya Sabha lost 52.30 percent of sitting time in Winter Session’s first week
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Rajya Sabha lost 52.30 percent of sitting time in Winter Session’s first week

Since the commencement of Parliament’s Winter Session on Monday, there have been continuous disruptions in the functioning of both Houses due to the protests by the members of Opposition parties

Winter Session of Parliament: Suspension of 12 Opposition MPs biggest in Rajya Sabha history
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Winter Session of Parliament: Suspension of 12 Opposition MPs biggest in Rajya Sabha history

Previously in 2020, eight MPs were suspended which was the second-highest number.

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

Winter Session of Parliament begins today; here's what to expect
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Winter Session of Parliament begins today; here's what to expect

The all-party meet held on Sunday ahead of the Winter Session witnessed Opposition parties demanding discussions on issues including price rise, Pegasus snooping row and BSF jurisdiction

Parliament's Winter Session: BJP issues three-line whip to RS MPs for 'very important business' on 29 Nov
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Parliament's Winter Session: BJP issues three-line whip to RS MPs for 'very important business' on 29 Nov

As many as 26 new bills are on the agenda of the government for introduction and passage during the Winter Session

PM Modi to address inaugural session of Presiding Officers' Conference tomorrow
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PM Modi to address inaugural session of Presiding Officers' Conference tomorrow

The AIPOC is celebrating its 100th year in 2021 and to commemorate the occasion, its 82nd edition will be held in Shimla. The first conference was also held in Shimla in 1921

TMC nominates former Goa chief minister Luizinho Faleiro to Rajya Sabha from Bengal
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TMC nominates former Goa chief minister Luizinho Faleiro to Rajya Sabha from Bengal

Faleiro, the former chief minister of Goa, had quit the Congress and joined the TMC in September

CCPA recommends holding Winter Session of Parliament from 29 November to 23 December
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CCPA recommends holding Winter Session of Parliament from 29 November to 23 December

The Winter Session of Parliament was not held last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which also led to curtailing of the Budget and the Monsoon Sessions

Parliamentary standing committees reconstituted, 50 members moved to new panels
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Parliamentary standing committees reconstituted, 50 members moved to new panels

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu suggested attendance and punctuality be considered while recommending members

Elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha, Sarbananda Sonowal resigns from Assam Assembly
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Elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha, Sarbananda Sonowal resigns from Assam Assembly

Sonowal was inducted as the Minister for Ports, Shipping and Ayush in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's cabinet in July, necessitating his entry into Parliament.

Starting new innings with great motivation, want to be in playing 11, says Babul Supriyo
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Starting new innings with great motivation, want to be in playing 11, says Babul Supriyo

Mamata Banerjee is an iconic leader and she has shown the country that she definitely has an important role in 2024, says Babul Supriyo

Surveillance, silence and surprise: How TMC stole Babul Supriyo from BJP's stable
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Surveillance, silence and surprise: How TMC stole Babul Supriyo from BJP's stable

Supriyo had differences with BJP since the day he was dropped as a Union minister

TMC MP Arpita Ghosh resigns from Rajya Sabha, takes many of her own party by surprise
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TMC MP Arpita Ghosh resigns from Rajya Sabha, takes many of her own party by surprise

Ghosh was among those suspended during the ruckus in Rajya Sabha in the recently concluded Parliament session where both MPs and marshals were allegedly injured

'Marshals severely manhandled, choked,' Rajya Sabha interim report on Opposition's 'unruly' conduct
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'Marshals severely manhandled, choked,' Rajya Sabha interim report on Opposition's 'unruly' conduct

The two-page report comes after opposition MPs and marshals clashed with each other while the General Insurance Bill was being taken up in the Upper House.

Monsoon session ends, war of words doesn't as Centre, Opposition up the ante
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Monsoon session ends, war of words doesn't as Centre, Opposition up the ante

While Union ministers have called the Opposition behaviour "condemnable", the latter accused the Centre of having an "authoritarian attitude"

Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha adjourn sine die but here's why president will prorogue Monsoon Session of Parliament
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Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha adjourn sine die but here's why president will prorogue Monsoon Session of Parliament

The presiding officer of a House can call a sitting of the House before the date or time to which it has been adjourned or at any time after the House has been adjourned sine die

Narendra Modi seeks names of members absent during voting for statutory resolution in Rajya Sabha, say sources
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Narendra Modi seeks names of members absent during voting for statutory resolution in Rajya Sabha, say sources

Modi asked Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi to submit the details of those who were not present in the house when the voting was held, sources said

'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

Opposition leaders meet to evolve strategy on Pegasus snooping row, other issues
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Opposition leaders meet to evolve strategy on Pegasus snooping row, other issues

About 14 parties were represented at the meeting held in the chamber of Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge, sources said