Rules Changed For Retired Officers Planning To Write Books To Prevent 'loss To The Country': Government
Many retired officers have expressed concern over the said rules, terming them unreasonable and said it was an effort to muzzle them.
Monsoon Session of Parliament LIVE Updates | Lok Sabha adjourned till July 23
The Lok Sabha was adjourned till 11 am on July 23 as Opposition MPs continued their protest as soon as the house reconvened at 4 pm. Earlier, Rajya Sabha was also adjourned due to the protest by Opposition MPs
Monsoon Session of Parliament LIVE Updates | BJP leaders meet over misbehavior with the IT Minister
A meeting of Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi, Leader of the House in Rajya Sabha Piyush Goyal, IT Minister Ashwin Vaishnaw, ministers Dharmendra Pradhan and V Murleedharan is underway on misbehavior with the IT Minister by TMC's Shantanu Sen in Rajya Sabha, news agency ANI reported.
Monsoon Session of Parliament LIVE Updates | Opposition damaging country's reputation : Meenakshi Lekhi
The Opposition especially members of the TMC and the Congress will stoop so low as to while being political opponents, they'll do things to damage country's reputation. Today in the House one of the members snatched papers from the Minister who was making statement, minister of state (MoS) MEA Meenakshi Lekhi said on July 22. "This sort of behaviour is something which democracy has never seen and we have seen earlier how they conducted themselves when PM was addressing & introducing the new ministers in the Parliament," she said
As papers were flung into the air, Union Information Technology Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw could not complete his statement on the Pegasus spyware usage allegations and instead laid it on the table of…
Monsoon Session of Parliament LIVE Updates | This is unseemly behaviour : BJP MP Swapan Das Gupta on TMC MPs snatching IT minister’s paper
BJP Rajya Sabha member of Parliament Swapan Dasgupta said that the TMC MP snatching IT minister's statement paper was completely unseemly behaviour.
"It seems that some people of Opposition, notably some of the TMC MPs, got up and took the paper from the hands of the Minister (IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw while he was speaking on 'Pegasus') and tore it up. This is completely unseemly behaviour," the MP told news agency ANI
"He was making a statement, you had a right to question him after that but instead of going in for a debate, is this the type of hooliganism we see inside the House? This is completely against all norms, I think it should be condemned out right," Dasgupta said
Monsoon Session of Parliament LIVE Updates | They are capable of anything : BJP MP on TMC leaders snatching IT Minister's paper
When they can kill their opponents in Bengal and misbehave with women, they can do anything. Today they snatched paper and tore it, it won't be a surprise if they tear clothes tomorrow. I condemn it : Mahesh Poddar, BJP MP on TMC MPs snatching paper from IT Minister and tearing it in RS
Monsoon Session of Parliament LIVE Updates | Trinamool MPs snatch Pegasus statement from IT Minister in RS, tear it
Rajya Sabha witnessed unruly scenes on July 22, especially when TMC MPs snatched statement paper from Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw as he rose to speak on the ‘Pegasus’ snooping controversy. The MPs then tore the paper and threw it towards the Deputy Chairman Harivansh.
As soon as Vaishnaw, who was scheduled to make a statement over the alleged phone tapping issue, rose to speak, the opposition MPs rushed to the Well of the House and raised slogans against the government.
The Minister tabled his statement on the floor of the house. The Deputy Chairman then adjourned the house till 11 am on July 23.
Monsoon Session of Parliament LIVE Updates | Pegasus Project report an attempt to malign GoI : Ashwani Vaishnaw
Union IT Minister, Ashwani Vaishnaw said that the Pegasus Project snooping report is an attempt to malign the Indian government: The IT Minister lays his statement on the table of the Rajya Sabha amid uproar by Opposition members.
Monsoon Session of Parliament LIVE Updates | Lok Sabha adjourned till 4 pm
Lok Sabha has been adjourned till 4 pm amid uproar by the Opposition. The House has been adjourned three times since the session began in the morning.
Monsoon Session of Parliament LIVE Updates | Rajya Sabha adjouned till July 23
The Rajya Sabha has been adjourned till 11 am on July 23 amid protests by Opposition members. IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw who could not speal amid the uproar tabled his statement on Pegasus Project row in the upper house.
Monsoon Session of Parliament LIVE Updates | IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw speaks on Pegasus Project in Rajya Sabha
Union IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw started speaking on Pegasus Project in Rajya Sabha amid sloganeering by Opposition members. House adjourned for the day