Sri Lankan Tamil issues heat up Parliament 20 March 2013
While the DMK party has already announced its withdrawal from UPA bring down the majority to 275, only 2 more than the required majority, it got the Congress thinking about the resolution concerning the Sri Lankan Tamil issue in the...
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Kamal Nath as Pro-tem Speaker 28 May 2014
Senior Congress leader and former union minister Kamal Nath will be the pro-tem speaker of the 16th Lok Sabha and it was confirmed by Parliamentary Affairs minister Venkaiah Naidu. Special session of new Lok Sabha will start from June 2.
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Land bill today, Fate unknown 09 March 2015
The government will meet opposition leaders before the land bill comes up for consideration and passage in Lok Sabha. The Centre is also working on further amendments to dilute some provisions of the ordinance. Parliamentary affairs minister Venkaiah Naidu, rural...
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Venkaiah Naidu takes charge 28 May 2014
BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu took charge as union minister of Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation and Parliamentary Affairs short while ago. A day after taking oath as minister Venkaiah took the charge.
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The Lok Sabha has passed the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Amendment Bill, 2015, which raises the number of members of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council from 50 to 58. The government rejected Congress president Sonia Gandhi’s charge that it is not fulfilling...
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Honor Thackeray, adjourn parliament : Shiv Sena leader 22 November 2012
To honor late Shiv Sena supremo BalaSaheb Thackeray, a strong appeal to adjourn the parliament for a day been made by an all party meet chaired by Speaker Meira Kumar in New Delhi on Wednesday on the eve of the...
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On the eve of the monsoon session of Parliament, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar walked right into the Parliament chamber of Ghulam Nabi Azad, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha, to build a consensus on...
Keywords: Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar, Congress, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Goods and Services Tax Bill (GST)Read More
Parliament Sessions from Feb 5 17 January 2014
The Winter Session of Parliament will resume from February 5 and will end on February 21 said the Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath. He also revealed that the government plans to pass some crucial anti-corruption legislations which are part of...
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Lokpal Bill First Priority- Parliamentary Affairs 12 December 2013
Parliament Affairs Minister Kamalnath stated that the Lokpal Bill is given priority over other things in the Parliament in the present winter sessions. He also said that there is no truth in the talk that the Parliament session will be...
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Telangana Bill may get approval in Parliament 10 February 2014
The Telangana or rather can be called Andhra Pradesh bifurcation issue has been rocking the Parliament sessions from December and now the process for creation of new state has reached the final stage and all eyes are on Parliament. Leaders...
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