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Indian Parliamentary Delegation in Geneva to attend IPU Assembly

  Camp: Geneva An Indian Parliamentary Delegation led by Lok Sabha Speaker, Mrs. Sumitra Mahajan is in Geneva  to attend the 139th IPU Assembly. The Delegation attended the meeting of the Asia Pacific Geo Political Group of IPU in which India is a member on 14 October 2018. Discussions were held on a wide range … Continue reading Indian Parliamentary Delegation in Geneva to attend IPU Assembly

Judiciary plays crucial role in deepening democratic roots: V-P Venkaiah Naidu

AMN / Allahabad Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today said Judiciary had a crucial role to play in deepening our democratic roots and  it could be doen by ensuring speedy justice, even handed justice and justice that is perceived to be entirely fair. Speaking at the inauguration ceremony of the the newly built annex of the … Continue reading Judiciary plays crucial role in deepening democratic roots: V-P Venkaiah Naidu

Parliamentarians Pay Tributes to Bali Ram Bhagat

New Delhi Lok Sabha Speaker Mrs. Sumitra Mahajan; Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs & Statistics and Programme Implementation Vijay Goel; Members of Parliament and former Members of Parliament paid floral tributes at the portrait of the former Speaker of Lok Sabha, Bali Ram Bhagat in the Central Hall of Parliament House on his Birth … Continue reading Parliamentarians Pay Tributes to Bali Ram Bhagat

EC removes NOTA option from Rajya Sabha, Council polls

AMN / New Delhi Following a Supreme Court directive, the Election Commission Tuesday removed the ‘none of the above’ (NOTA) option from ballot papers of the Rajya Sabha and the Legislative Council polls On 21 August, the apex court had said that NOTA will not be applicable as a ballot option in the Rajya Sabha … Continue reading EC removes NOTA option from Rajya Sabha, Council polls

Vice President Naidu urges parties to evolve code of conduct for legislators

Book “Moving On Moving Forward: A Year in Office” by Venkaiah Naidu released     Our Correspondent / New Delhi Vice President of India, Venkaiah Naidu Sunday urged political parties to rise above their party interests on issues of national importance. Addressing a gathering after the release of his book “Moving On Moving Forward: A … Continue reading Vice President Naidu urges parties to evolve code of conduct for legislators

Private sector should propagate India’s culture, heritage: Vice President

AMN / NEW DELHI Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has urged the private sector to contribute its might in propagating India’s culture, heritage and various art forms. He was speaking after conferring Legends of India Lifetime Achievement Award on Theatre personality Ratan Thiyam, renowned Violinist T.N. Krishnan and Painter and Sculptor Satish Gujral here Friday. … Continue reading Private sector should propagate India’s culture, heritage: Vice President

Parliamentarians Pay Tributes to Bal Ram Jakhar

AMN / New Delhi Former Deputy Prime Minister and Chairperson, Ethics Committee (Lok Sabha) L. K. Advani, Members of Parliament and former Members of Parliament paid floral tributes at the portrait of the former Speaker of Lok Sabha, Dr. Bal Ram Jakhar in the Central Hall of Parliament House on his birth anniversary, today. Secretary-General … Continue reading Parliamentarians Pay Tributes to Bal Ram Jakhar

Rajya Sabha defers discussion on Triple Talaq Bill

Andalib Akhter / NEW DELHI The Rajya Sabha today deferred the discussion on The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill 2017 today. As soon as the House met post lunch, Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu announced that the discussion on the Triple Talaq Bill will not take place because of differences among political parties. … Continue reading Rajya Sabha defers discussion on Triple Talaq Bill

Monsoon Session of Parliament comes to an end

Lok Sabha Speaker describes Session as productive AMN / New Delhi The Lok Sabha was adjourned sine die today. Speaker Sumitra Mahajan described the Monsoon Session as productive and satisfactory. She said, during the session, the Lok Sabha passed 21 bills including the legislations related to granting the National Commission for Backward Classes status of … Continue reading Monsoon Session of Parliament comes to an end

National Sports University Bill passed in Parliament

Andalib Akhter / New Delhi Parliament passed the National Sports University Bill 2018 with the Rajya Sabha approving it today. The Lok Sabha had passed the Bill last week. The Bill seeks to establish a first-of-its-kind National Sports University in Manipur for the promotion of sports. Replying to a debate on the bill, Sports Minister … Continue reading National Sports University Bill passed in Parliament

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