January 18, 2021 13:04 (IST)
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Govt to present Union budget on Feb 1

New Delhi/IBNS: The government will present the Union budget on February 1 and President Ram Nath Kovind will address a joint session of Parliament on January 29, next.

Supreme Court gives nod to Central Vista project

New Delhi/IBNS: The Supreme Court on Tuesday said the construction of a new Parliament complex can go ahead in the national capital Delhi, in a rule favouring the Narendra Modi government.

New Parliament Building will become witness to creation of 'Atmanirbhar Bharat': PM Modi

New Delhi/UNI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said the new Parliament Building would become a witness to the creation of 'Atmanirbhar Bharat'.

Voice of farmers crushed in and outside Parliament: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi/UNI: Describing the farm sector bills as "a death sentence to the Indian farmers", Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday accused the government of crushing the voice of farmers in and outside Parliament.

Protest against farm bills: Bandh in Karnataka, Punjab CM Amarinder Singh to hold dharna

Bengaluru/Chandigarh/IBNS: Various parts of India, a country of 36 states and union territories, are set to witness protests against the farm bills, which have been passed by Parliament more than a week ago and have now become laws with President Ram Nath Kovind's signature, on Monday.

President should return farm bills passed unconstitutionally: Ghulam Nabi Azad

New Delhi/IBNS Amid ongoing protests and Parliament boycott by the Oppositions over the Farm Bills passed by the Narendra Modi government, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad met President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday.

Rajya Sabha passes Labour Codes amid opposition's boycott

New Delhi/IBNS: Three of the four Labour Codes that comprise the reforms to the existing laws were passed on Wednesday in Rajya Sabha even as opposition protested from outside the House.

Amid parliament boycott, Oppn led by Ghulam Nabi Azad to meet President Kovind at 5 pm

New Delhi/IBNS Amid continued protests and Parliament boycott by the Opposition over the Farm Bills brought by the Narendra Modi government, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad is scheduled to meet President Ram Nath Kovind  at 5 PM  Wednesday.

Farm Bill: Lok Sabha proceedings disrupted following opposition uproar

New Delhi/UNI: Lok Sabha was adjourned for one hour on Tuesday following opposition uproar on the issue of Farmers' Bills.

Govt will consider revoking suspension of MPs if they express regret: Pralhad Joshi

New Delhi/UNI: The government on Tuesday expressed its willingness to look into the demand of suspension of eight Opposition MPs if they express regret for their behaviour in the house during the passage of the farm sector bills on Sunday.

Farm Bills: Suspended Rajya Sabha MPs continue night-long sit-in protest, Deputy Chairman Harivansh offers tea

New Delhi/IBNS: Eight suspended Rajya Sabha MPs continued their sit-in protest in front of the Gandhi statue in Parliament area throughout Monday night, agitating against the farm bills which the Opposition claims as "anti-peasants".

Opposition plans nationwide protest against farm bills, Mamata Banerjee shames Centre

New Delhi/IBNS: Opposition parties and farmers' groups across the country, including the Congress and the Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU), have announced plans to launch rigorous protests against the two controversial farm bills cleared by the Modi government in Rajya Sabha on Sunday.

Don't sign farm bills: Eighteen opposition parties urge President in letter

New Delhi/IBNS: Eighteen opposition parties have written a letter to President Ram Nath Kovind requesting him to not sign the farm bills that were passed by the government in the Rajya Sabha on Sunday.

Meghalaya CM Conrad K Sangma welcomes Farmers’ Bill

Shillong/UNI: Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma has lauded the passing of the Farmers Bill by the Parliament and stated that this will “liberate the farmers and bring about economic benefit”.

New farm laws will allow farmers to sell their productions in their own terms: PM Modi

New Delhi/IBNS: Amid the farmers' protests across the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said new farm laws will only allow peasants to sell their productions in their own terms.