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Dec 02, 2019
Transgender bill awaits presidential nod to become law but betrays the very community it aims to protectThere is an inadequate representation of transgender persons in the proposed National Council for Transgender Persons since only five members will be from the community.
Sep 10, 2019
'Arun Jaitley was an invaluable gem': Narendra Modi joins politicians in Delhi to pay tribute ex-FM, mourns loss of 'very close friend'Narendra Modi on Tuesday joined leaders from several political parties in paying glowing tributes to Arun Jaitley, saying the former Union minister's life 'inspires us to work harder for the nation'.
Aug 23, 2018
AIADMK renews demand for Bharat Ratna for Jayalalithaa, urges Centre to award Ramasamy, Annadurai tooAIADMK renewed its demand for conferring Bharat Ratna on Jayalalithaa even as it sought the country's highest civilian honour for late Dravidian stalwarts EV Ramasamy 'Periyar' and CN Annadurai
Sep 05, 2017
Centre's reluctance to safeguard 'transgender rights' in wages bill regressive, shows judicial wins alone don't end discriminationBy refusing to specify 'third gender' within the wages bill, the law ministry has suggested that transgender identity and rights be negated, and that goes completely against the tenets of the NALSA verdict
Aug 04, 2017
Parties in Rajya Sabha decide to send Motor Vehicles Bill to Select Committee: Nitin GadkariAll parties on Friday decided to send the Motor Vehicles Bill to a Select Committee of the Rajya Sabha, Union minister Nitin Gadkari said.
Jul 26, 2017
Is govt scrapping Rs 2,000 note? Opposition seeks clarity in RS but Arun Jaitley keeps mumJaitley who was present in the House, did not respond even as the Opposition members insisted for clarification from him on the issue
Jul 25, 2017
NEET 2017: DMK MPs meet Health Minister JP Nadda to seek Tamil Nadu's exemption from examA delegation of DMK MPs met JP Nadda and urged him to hasten the process of getting president's nod for two bills over exempting Tamil Nadu from NEET
Nov 05, 2016
Transgender bill fails to incorporate spirit of NALSA verdict, community fears denial of rightsPending in Lok Sabha, if the bill gets passed, it would reverse all the gains for dignity and equal rights that the community has collectively championed for in the past several decades.
Aug 01, 2016
Sasikala Pushpa-Tiruchi Siva row: A personal relationship gone sour?The dramatic narration by Sasikala, as it unfolded in Rajya Sabha and beamed live on news channels, has spiced up politics and given a juicy talking point to the parliamentarians in an otherwise dull political scenario. The last word on this episode has not yet been said.
Apr 24, 2015
Rajya Sabha unanimously passes bill protecting rights of transgendersIn a rare legislative action, a private member's Bill seeking to protect the rights of transgenders was passed unanimously by voice vote in Rajya Sabha on Friday.