PARLIAMENTARY AWAAZ

Parliament Proceedings get disrupted over CBI-WB govt standoff for 2nd day

Agencies / New Delhi Proceedings of both the Houses of Parliament were disrupted for the second day today over CBI action against Kolkata Police Commissioner in connection with Sarada chit fund scams. The Lok Sabha was adjourned till 2 PM and Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day. Earlier, Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 2PM. When … Continue reading Parliament Proceedings get disrupted over CBI-WB govt standoff for 2nd day

Ruckus in Parliament over standoff between CBI & West Bengal Police

Both Houses of Parliament witnessed repeated adjournments over the standoff between CBI & West Bengal Police Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge charged that the CBI is being used as a weapon to finish the opposition   Our Correspondent / New Delhi Both Houses of Parliament faced repeated adjournment on Monday over the standoff between the CBI … Continue reading Ruckus in Parliament over standoff between CBI & West Bengal Police

Text of Address by the President Ram Nath Kovind to the joint sitting of Parliament

Honourable Members,          It gives me immense pleasure to address the Joint Sitting of the Two Houses of Parliament. In the annals of our democracy, 2019 is an important milestone. We the people of India, are celebrating the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of the Nation this year. 13th April this year will … Continue reading Text of Address by the President Ram Nath Kovind to the joint sitting of Parliament

PM Modi urges all parliamentarians to ensure that budget session is productive

AMN / NEW DELHI Prime Minister Narendra Modi today urged all parliamentarians to ensure that the budget session is productive. He was speaking to media outside Parliament on the first day of Budget Session. He said the government is committed for Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas. He added that the Government is ready for discussion on … Continue reading PM Modi urges all parliamentarians to ensure that budget session is productive

Speaker Sumitra Mahajan holds all party meet on eve of Budget session

  NEW DELHI Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan held an all party meeting this evening on the eve of the budget session of Parliament. Following the meeting, the Speaker said it was a fruitful discussion. Leader of Congress party in Lok Sabha, Mallikarjun Kharge, LJP leader Ram Vilas Paswan, TMC leader Sudip Bandyopadhyay, BJD leader … Continue reading Speaker Sumitra Mahajan holds all party meet on eve of Budget session

Budget session: Speaker Sumitra Mahajan calls all-party meeting

AMN Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan has called an all-party meeting on Wednesday ahead of Budget session of Parliament. During the meeting, the Speaker will seek the support of different political parties for the smooth conduct of business in the Lower House. The Budget Session will commence on the 31st of this month. The session … Continue reading Budget session: Speaker Sumitra Mahajan calls all-party meeting

Parliamentarians Pay Floral Tributes to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

AMN / New Delhi Union Minister of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Shri Jagat Prakash Nadda, Leader of Opposition (Rajya Sabha) Ghulam Nabi Azad; Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs and Statistics & Programme Implementation Vijay Goel and former Deputy Prime Minister & Chairperson of the Ethics Committee (Lok Sabha) L. K. Advani paid … Continue reading Parliamentarians Pay Floral Tributes to Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

Parliament Okays 10% quota for Upper caste, Rajya Sabha passes the Bill

Rajya Sabha passes 124th Constitution Amendment Bill     Andalib Akhter / New Delhi After 10 hours of heated debate, Rajya Sabha today passed the Constitution (124th Amendment) Bill, 2019 to provide for 10 per cent reservation in government jobs and admission in higher educational institutions to economically weaker people among upper castes by 165 … Continue reading Parliament Okays 10% quota for Upper caste, Rajya Sabha passes the Bill

Lok Sabha Approves the Bill to provide 10% quota to Upper Caste

The bill is expected to benefit a huge section of upper castes including Brahmins, Rajputs (Thakurs), Jats, Marathas, Bhumihars, and several trading castes including Kapus and Kammas. Also Muslims and Christian could get benefit from the new provision   Andalib Akhter /New Delhi Lok Sabha today passed the Constitution Amendment Bill for providing 10% reservation … Continue reading Lok Sabha Approves the Bill to provide 10% quota to Upper Caste

Lok Sabha passes Citizenship Amendment Bill

  AMN / NEW DELHI Lok sabha today passed the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 by voice vote. The Bill seeks to amend the Citizenship Act, 1955 to make illegal migrants eligible for citizenship. The illegal migrants include Hindus, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains, Parsis and Christians from Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Pakistan. Under the 1955 Act, one of … Continue reading Lok Sabha passes Citizenship Amendment Bill

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