PARLIAMENTARY AWAAZ

Jaitley takes oath as member of Rajya Sabha

Our Correspondent / New Delhi Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today took oath as member of the Rajya Sabha. Mr Jaitley, who has been re-elected to the Upper House in the biennial election to the Rajya Sabha from Uttar Pradesh, made and subscribed oath before Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu in the Chairman’s Chamber at Parliament … Continue reading Jaitley takes oath as member of Rajya Sabha

Second leg of Budget session a complete wash out

245 session come to an end today By Bisheshwar Mishra / AMN / New Delhi Amidst blame game by the BJP and the Congress over the second leg of the Budget session being a wash-out, the government today said that the productivity of the Lok Sabha was merely 4 per cent and that of the … Continue reading Second leg of Budget session a complete wash out

Misinformation in Rajya Sabha got corrected by Trinamul MP

Bisheshwar Mishra /New Delhi Trinamul Congress MP Sukhendu Shekhar Roy Thursday got the Rajya Sabh record corrected by pointing out a mistake made by deputy chairman P J Kuriran while trying to get the Anti corruption Bill passed yesterday. Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkiah Naidu today corrected the House records to state that a Bill … Continue reading Misinformation in Rajya Sabha got corrected by Trinamul MP

Rajya Sabha adjourned a record 10 times, yet Bill could not be passed

Bisheshwar Mishra / New Delhi Rajya Sabha got adjourned 10 times today due to repeated disruptions. Government was unable to pass the anti-corruption bill as several opposition members demanded division of votes. But the division of the votes could not be taken up by the deputy chairman P J Kurian in the din as most … Continue reading Rajya Sabha adjourned a record 10 times, yet Bill could not be passed

Deadlock continues in Parliament for 19th day

AMN The logjam between the government and the opposition continued in Parliament for the 19th day today. Both the Houses of Parliament adjourned for the day following opposition uproar. In the Rajya Sabha, Opposition MPs including of AIADMK, TDP, Congress and others came into well raising slogans on different issues. Miffed over the noisy scenes, … Continue reading Deadlock continues in Parliament for 19th day

Politics dominates farewell speeches in Rajya Sabha

By BISHESHWAR MISHRA / AMN /NEW DELHI Rajya Sabha today bid farewell to 59 retiring members. Giving a halt to political acrimony, all members cooperated with Rajya Sabha chairman Venkaiah Naidu in running the House for farewell speeches smoothly. Subtle political jibes however prevailed over the traditional farewell speeches. Prime Minister Narendra Modi who was … Continue reading Politics dominates farewell speeches in Rajya Sabha

Rajya Sabha bids farewell to retiring members

AMN The Rajya Sabha today bid farewell to the retiring members with Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauding them for their valuable contribution to the cause of country’s development. He said their contribution accompanied by experience will be a value addition to the Upper House. Mr Modi said that his office doors are always open to … Continue reading Rajya Sabha bids farewell to retiring members

Govt sponsored agitation preventing discussion on No Confidence Motion: Cong

AMN / New Delhi Congress today charged the Government of running away from discussion on the no confidence motion (NCM) in Parliament. It said that a ‘Government sponsored agitation’ was being encouraged to prevent the House from running. Talking to media persons here, Leader of the Congress in the Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge said, “there … Continue reading Govt sponsored agitation preventing discussion on No Confidence Motion: Cong

BJP is now largest party in Rajya Sabha

BJP has 69 seats after biennial elections, Congress 54, TMC 13 in the Upper House In the Rajya Sabha elections held to 58 seats, the BJP won 29, the Congress nine, Trinamool four, TRS and BJD three each, JD-U, TDP and RJD two each and SP, Shiv Sena, NCP and YSRC one each.   AMN … Continue reading BJP is now largest party in Rajya Sabha

Parliament Logjam continues as both Houses adjourned for the day

AMN / NEW DELHI Proceedings in both the Houses of Parliament remained paralysed for the 15th day today amid noisy scenes. The Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha were adjourned within minutes after they met for the day. Earlier, they paid tributes to martyrs Bhagat Singh, Raj Guru and Sukhdev. In the Rajya Sabha, members … Continue reading Parliament Logjam continues as both Houses adjourned for the day

QAUMI AWAAZ

Justice Rajinder Sachar is no more

  AMN / NEW DELHI Well know legal luminary, human righ activist and former Chief Justice of the Delhi ...

“Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas” is not mere a slogan, says Naqvi

Our Correspondent / Rampur Union Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today said that “Sabka Saath ...

Supreme Court judgment recognises powers of NCMEI

Our Correspondent / NEW DELHI The Supreme Court has ruled that the National Commission for Minority Education ...

SPORTS

CWG 2018: Shuttlers continue India’s medal rush in Gold Coast

Gold Coast India's badminton players continued their fine run here on Sunday with Saina Nehwal and Kidambi ...

CWG 2018: Manika strikes gold, clinches mixed bronze with Sathiyan in Table Tennis

Gold Coast India's Manika Batra won the bronze medal in the mixed doubles team event of Table Tennis with G ...

Saina Nehwal clinches Badminton Singles Gold in CWG

  https://twitter.com/TheBridge_IN/status/985386456511266816 On the concluding day of the Commonwealt ...