December 07, 2022 23:20 (IST)
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Congress president Sonia Gandhi urges Centre to increase MGNREGA fund

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.

Want to win elections on ideology, not by unleashing violence: Amit Shah on Lok Sabha

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.

Lok Sabha discusses Bill to amend Chartered Accountants Act

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.

Lok Sabha passes railways' demand for grants amid sharp verbal attacks

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.

'Statement complete false': Arvind Kejriwal counters PM Modi's remark on migrant exodus

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.

Those mocking 'Make in India' have now become joke: PM Modi's fierce attack on Congress in Lok Sabha

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'.

Congress Party crossed all limits in the time of COVID-19: Narendra Modi

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.

'Remarks on Chair violate dignity of House': Speaker OM Birla cautions MPs over Mahua Moitra's tweets

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.

'Rahul Gandhi lost his mind': Union Minister reacts to Congress leader's Parliament speech

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'.  

'There are 2 Indias-one for poor and one for rich': Rahul Gandhi attacks Modi govt in Lok Sabha

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.

Lok Sabha adjourned sine die

New Delhi/UNI: Lok Sabha, the lower house of Parliament, was adjourned sine die on Wednesday, a day ahead of schedule.

Lakhimpur Kheri violence: Rahul Gandhi demands sacking of Ajay Mishra in Parliament

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.

Bills to extend terms of CBI, ED chiefs taken up in Lok Sabha

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.

Parliament passes bill to repeal three controversial farm laws

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.

Parliament: Bill to repeal farm laws passed in Lok Sabha

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.