They said the Cabinet Committee on Political Affairs deliberated on the dates for the budget session at a meeting.
As BJP leaders, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, observed a fast to "expose" the Congress over the issue of disruption of Parliament, Shah accused the opposition of working to obstruct the prime minister's pro-poor and development agenda.
The 2018 Budget Session of Parliament adjourned sine die or with no plan to resume. on April 6,
The Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha will meet today after a month-long recess in the session.
FM Arun Jaitley has presented the Union Budget for 2018-19 in Parliament. The Budget was perceived as favouring the rural populace but wasn't very well received by financial markets.
A day before the start of the session, the government met leaders of several political parties in Parliament House and sought their cooperation in ensuring its success.
Mahajan made the appeal to leaders of various parties at a dinner hosted by her, a day before the start of the budget session. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and leaders of various parties attended the dinner at Parliament House Library.
Finance minister Arun Jaitley will table the Economic Survey in Parliament today. Here’s why it is important
President Ramnath Kovind will address the joint sitting of the two Houses on January 29 and the Economic Survey will be tabled on the same day, Parliamentary Affairs minister Ananth Kumar told reporters here.
Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan informed the House that extension of time has been granted for the joint panel on the FRDI Bill "up to the last day of Budget Session, 2018".
The Budget Session on Thursday with Prime Minister Narendra Modi stressing upon the importance of passage the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in Parliament. Modi sought support from opposition and hoped for a breakthrough on GST for a July 1 rollout.
The Centre plans to introduce in Parliament the Central GST (CGST) Bill. After it is ratified, the states will introduce the State GST (SGST) Bill in their respective legislative Assemblies.
The government wants to avoid any situation where companies try to evade tax. Companies have already engaged tax consultants to get an understanding on how their tax liabilities will change.
The first part of the session, which started on January 31, had concluded on February 9 following presentation of the Union Budget. A passage of motion of thanks to President‘s address to the joint sitting of both the Houses was also presented on conclusion of the first part of the Budget Session.
Here‘s what Derek O Brien, TMC Rajya Sabha MP had to say about the issues that his party would raise in Parliament.
The BJP's decision not to contest the elections for the posts of Mayor and Deputy Mayor in the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), where it won just two seats less than the Sena in the just-concluded Mumbai civic polls, is likely to ease strains in relations between the two saffron parties.
The five-day Budget session of the Delhi Assembly, beginning tomorrow, will be an occasion for the AAP to shore up its pro-poor credentials ahead of the municipal polls.
Kicking off the Budget Session on Tuedsay, President Pranab Mukherjee spoke at length on several key policies of the government and challenges it faces.
The Budget Session of the Parliament begins on February 1. According to the Press Information Bureau, Union Minster of Parliamentary Affairs, Ananth Kumar stated that the legislative agenda of the 31 sittings of the Budget session includes 40 bills consisting of a bill relating to supplementary demands for the general Budget.
Mukherjee, in his address to Parliament ahead of the crucial Budget Session, said that Champaran, whose centenary is being celebrated this year, gave a new direction to the freedom struggle, channelising â€˜jana shakti‘. He said the resilience demonstrated by the poor in the fight against black money and corruption was remarkable.
The Government, he said, is also committed to combating terrorism and to ensure that perpetrators of such acts are brought to justice.
There should be comprehensive discussion for welfare of society, Modi told reporters outside Parliament.
The Budget session of Parliament was on Saturday convened to start from January 31, a day before the Union Budget is likely to be presented on February1.
Government today said it would try to present the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill which proposes hefty penalties for violation of traffic norms in the upcoming Budget session, soon after it receives it from Parliament's Joint Select Committee.