New Delhi/UNI: Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday urged the Centre to increase the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) budget allocation as she claimed that there has been continuous cut in funds under the present government.
New Delhi/IBNS: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) wants to win elections in every state on basis of its ideology, programmes, leadership's popularity and performance of the government, and not by unleashing violence against rival parties, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said on Wednesday.
New Delhi/UNI: A Bill to amend the Chartered Accountants Act, 1949, the Cost and Works Accountants Act, 1959, and the Company Secretaries Act, 1980 to change the disciplinary mechanism under the three Acts was introduced in Lok Sabha on Tuesday.
New Delhi/UNI: The demand for grants for railways was passed in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday amid sharp attacks by Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on the Congress and TMC for their criticism of the performance of the sector under the Modi government.
New Delhi/IBNS: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday vociferously protested against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's comment that his government had contributed to the spread of Covid-19 by enabling the migrant labourers to go home after the lockdown was declared in 2020.
New Delhi/IBNS: In a fierce attack on the opposition and mainly the Congress party in the Lok Sabha, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said 'blind opposition to everything is never the way ahead'.
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday targeted the Congress party on the floor of the Lok Sabha and said it was trying to score political brownie points even at the time of COVID-19.
New Delhi/UNI: Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Friday requested MPs not to make comments on the Chair inside or outside the House, including the social media.
New Delhi/IBNS: Rahul Gandhi's speech in the Lok Sabha has drawn severe criticisms and sharp rebuttals from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) with Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi saying the Congress leader 'has lost his mind'.
New Delhi/IBNS: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday tore into the Narendra Modi government during his address in the Lok Sabha and said there are now two distinct Indias, one for the rich and the other for the poor.
New Delhi/UNI: Lok Sabha, the lower house of Parliament, was adjourned sine die on Wednesday, a day ahead of schedule.
New Delhi/UNI: The Lok Sabha was adjourned within minutes of meeting on Thursday as the opposition demanded the sacking of Minister of State for Home Ajay Mishra and a discussion on the killings at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh on Oct 3.
New Delhi/UNI: The Lok Sabha on Thursday took up a discussion on two bills to extend the tenures of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and Enforcement Directorate (ED) chiefs up to five years, as several opposition MPs moved statutory resolutions disapproving of two ordinances that were brought by the government just ahead of the Winter Session.
New Delhi/UNI: The Rajya Sabha on Monday passed the Farm Laws Repeal Bill, 2021, paving way for scrapping of the three contentious farm laws, which had triggered massive protests by farmers, especially in Punjab, Haryana and western Uttar Pradesh.
New Delhi/IBNS: A bill has been passed by Parliament's lower house, Lok Sabha, to repeal the three contentious farm laws that have triggered massive protests in and around Delhi.