PARLIAMENTARY AWAAZ

Elections for 55 Rajya Sabha seats to be held on March 26

AMN / NEW DELHI Biennial elections for the 55 Rajya Sabha seats from 17 states will be held on 26th March. Election Commission today announced that these seats were falling vacant in April this year due to retirement of Rajya Sabha members. Notifications for the biennial elections will be issued on 6th March and 13th … Continue reading Elections for 55 Rajya Sabha seats to be held on March 26

First Part of Budget Session of Parliament concludes

AMN Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha were adjourned yesterday till 2nd March. They were adjourned after completion of the general discussion on Union Budget 2020-21 in the first part of the Budget session. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman replied to the discussion on Union Budget in both the houses yesterday. The minister asserted that the government … Continue reading First Part of Budget Session of Parliament concludes

DMK, left party members in Rajya Sabha stage walkout Hydrocarbon Issue

AMN DMK and left party members in the Rajya Sabha today staged a walkout after the chair did not permit them to discuss about the Hydrocarbon Issue. Immediately after the house assembled for the day, DMK member Tiruchi Siva today insisted to discuss on the situation in Tamil Nadu after the State Government’s announcement to … Continue reading DMK, left party members in Rajya Sabha stage walkout Hydrocarbon Issue

Opposition stage walkout from Lok Sabha over reservation in promotions issue

Staff Reporter / New Delhi Members of opposition parties including Congress and DMK today staged a walkout in Lok Sabha post lunch after expressing dissatisfaction on the statement by Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment, Thawar Chand Gehlot on the issue of the Supreme Court’s observation on Reservation in promotions. Mr Gehlot said, the matter … Continue reading Opposition stage walkout from Lok Sabha over reservation in promotions issue

Word From PM Modi’s Speech In Rajya Sabha Expunged

It is rare for a Prime Minister’s words to be deleted from parliamentary records but not unprecedented. AMN / New Delhi A word has been expunged from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speech in parliament on Thursday, when he took on the opposition in Rajya Sabha on the National Population Register (NPR). A word was also … Continue reading Word From PM Modi’s Speech In Rajya Sabha Expunged

“Kashmir’s Identity Was Buried On January 19, 1990”: PM Modi in Parliament

Questions Congress party’s stand on CAA Staff Reporter / New Delhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi today attacked the opposition on Thursday for questioning his government’s moves on the new citizenship law and detention of Kashmiri leaders since the scrapping of J&K’s special status. Replying to a debate on Motion of Thanks to the President’s address … Continue reading “Kashmir’s Identity Was Buried On January 19, 1990”: PM Modi in Parliament

RS takes up discussion on Motion of Thanks to President’s address

Rajya Sabha today took up discussion on motion of thanks to the President’s address to the joint sitting of both houses of Parliament. Initiating the discussion, Bhupendra Yadav of BJP reiterated that the NDA government is working for the country’s development without any discrimination on the basis of religion and community. Mr. Yadav accused Congress … Continue reading RS takes up discussion on Motion of Thanks to President’s address

Uproar in Parliament over CAA, NPR and comment on Mahatma Gandhi

Our Correspondent / NEW DELHI Both Houses of Parliament today witnessed uproar scene over issue of CAA and other related issues and objectionable comment on Mahatma Gandhi. The Lok Sabha was adjourned till 12 noon following uproar by Opposition over CAA related issues and BJP MP Ananth Hegde’s alleged objectionable comment on Mahatma Gandhi. When … Continue reading Uproar in Parliament over CAA, NPR and comment on Mahatma Gandhi

Lok Sabha takes up debate on motion of thanks for President’s address

In the Lok Sabha, Pravesh Sahib Singh Verma, BJP MP from West Delhi initiated the debate on the motion of thanks on the President’s address this afternoon. Mr Verma said the government is on the right path of development. He chided upon the Opposition for terming the BJP-led NDA Government as communal. He said that … Continue reading Lok Sabha takes up debate on motion of thanks for President’s address

RS Chairman Naidu calls for reports on Demands for Grants before Budget approval

Says Budget Session offers ample opportunities for all issues to be discussed in Rajya Sabha AMN / NEW DELHI Rajya Sabha Chairman  M. Venkaiah Naidu has suggested to all the concerned to ensure submission of reports on Demands for Grants of various ministries by the Department Related Standing Committees (DRSCs) well before the Budget is … Continue reading RS Chairman Naidu calls for reports on Demands for Grants before Budget approval

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