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  • China banned from Queen's Lying-in-State in Parliament complex Sep 16, 2022 02:42 PM IST

    China banned from Queen's Lying-in-State in Parliament complex

    While the House of Commons said it did not comment on security matters, the media reports claimed that China would have a presence at the funeral but not be allowed into the Parliament building.

  • King Charles III to make first Parliament address as Britain's King Sep 12, 2022 02:25 PM IST

    King Charles III to make first Parliament address as Britain's King

    Around 900 members of Parliament and peers are expected for this stage of the constitutional ritual of State Mourning, as they also pledge loyalty to the new sovereign.

  • Sri Lanka opposition asks govt to table IMF deal in Parliament Sep 06, 2022 12:14 PM IST

    Sri Lanka opposition asks govt to table IMF deal in Parliament

    On September 1, the IMF reached a staff-level agreement to support Sri Lanka's economic policies with a 48-month arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) of about USD 2.9 billion.

  • Watch: Tremors interrupt this country’s parliament debate on earthquake insurance Sep 03, 2022 10:40 AM IST

    Watch: Tremors interrupt this country’s parliament debate on earthquake insurance

    The coincidence gained wide attention on social media.

  • TMC claims people being forced to link voter ID with Aadhaar; EC says it is voluntary Aug 22, 2022 04:41 PM IST

    TMC claims people being forced to link voter ID with Aadhaar; EC says it is voluntary

    Citing tweets by the Internet Freedom Foundation, Gokhale said there have been ”many cases” of election officials calling up people forcing them to link voter ID with Aadhaar numbers.

  • State assembly, parliamentary operations to be fully digitised Aug 21, 2022 03:37 PM IST

    State assembly, parliamentary operations to be fully digitised

    From questions asked to the list of business to the documents laid — it will all available be online

  • Heritage Parliament building a witness to India's story Aug 12, 2022 12:06 PM IST

    Heritage Parliament building a witness to India's story

    The stately old Parliament building has been a witness to the India tale as it has unfolded before it since 1927, from the earliest steps toward self-rule to the dawn of Independence, and then to the country's development as a nuclear power and beyond.

  • Making all effort to ensure Winter Session is held in new Parliament building, say officials Aug 10, 2022 06:48 AM IST

    Making all effort to ensure Winter Session is held in new Parliament building, say officials

    Handwoven cushioned carpets of Mirzapur and stones from Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan are being used in the new building. Teakwood furniture from Maharashtra has arrived while the work on the interiors and flooring has begun, they said.

  • Monsoon session of Parliament extremely disappointing, government was in rush to curtail session: Congress Aug 09, 2022 02:33 PM IST

    Monsoon session of Parliament extremely disappointing, government was in rush to curtail session: Congress

    The Monsoon session ended on Monday, four days ahead of schedule, after continued disruptions during the last three weeks over issues like price rise, suspension of 27 MPs, etc.

  • Let Opposition have its say in Parliament: Outgoing V-P Naidu's advice to govt Aug 08, 2022 10:17 PM IST

    Let Opposition have its say in Parliament: Outgoing V-P Naidu's advice to govt

    The Rajya Sabha chairman also said the government, despite having a majority, should give respect to the Opposition.

  • Electricity Amendment Bill introduced in Lok Sabha amid opposition protests Aug 08, 2022 08:36 PM IST

    Electricity Amendment Bill introduced in Lok Sabha amid opposition protests

    Power Minister R K Singh introduced the bill to amend the Electricity Act, 2003 and urged Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla to refer it to a Parliamentary Standing Committee for wider consultations to address the concerns raised by the opposition.

  • Parliament passes Gati Shakti bill Aug 08, 2022 05:57 PM IST

    Parliament passes Gati Shakti bill

    Union Railways and Telecom Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw responded to the debate on the bill.

  • Lok Sabha passes Energy Conservation (Amendment) Bill Aug 08, 2022 05:08 PM IST

    Lok Sabha passes Energy Conservation (Amendment) Bill

    Governments across the world are making boosting commitments towards climate action to avert environmental crisis.

  • North Korea to convene parliament, anti-epidemic meeting amid zero COVID claim Aug 08, 2022 06:11 AM IST

    North Korea to convene parliament, anti-epidemic meeting amid zero COVID claim

    The North Korean Supreme People's Assembly (SPA), the isolated state's rubber-stamp parliament, will meet on Sept. 7 to discuss laws on medicines, self-guard and space development, according to the official KCNA.

  • Veering to conclusion Parliament 'dysfunctional'; democracy 'gasping for breath': P Chidambaram Aug 07, 2022 12:54 PM IST

    Veering to conclusion Parliament 'dysfunctional'; democracy 'gasping for breath': P Chidambaram

    He also said Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu ”failed” to protect Leader of Opposition Mallikarjun Kharge last week from being summoned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) when the House was in session.

  • Counting of votes in vice presidential election begins Aug 06, 2022 06:51 PM IST

    Counting of votes in vice presidential election begins

    The counting started at 6 pm under the supervision of the Lok Sabha Secretary General, who is the returning officer for the poll.

  • Renewable energy generation accounts for 25-29% of total power amid rising demand Aug 05, 2022 08:34 PM IST

    Renewable energy generation accounts for 25-29% of total power amid rising demand

    Replying to queries of the members, RK Singh informed that when power demand increased this year in recent months, renewable energy (RE) accounted for 25 to 29 percent of the total power generation and the RE is a major sector.

  • Govt forms panel to look into ways to strengthen MSP system Aug 05, 2022 04:02 PM IST

    Govt forms panel to look into ways to strengthen MSP system

    It includes farmer representatives, state government representatives and central government officials

  • Wearing black clothes, Congress MPs stage protest in Parliament; Rahul Gandhi says democracy being murdered Aug 05, 2022 12:46 PM IST

    Wearing black clothes, Congress MPs stage protest in Parliament; Rahul Gandhi says democracy being murdered

    The protesting MPs of the opposition party raised slogans against the government demanding that the GST hike on essential items be withdrawn, with Sonia Gandhi standing with the women MPs of the party, holding a banner, outside gate number 1 of Parliament.

  • Lok Sabha passes Gati Shakti bill Aug 03, 2022 06:45 PM IST

    Lok Sabha passes Gati Shakti bill

    Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan responded to the debate.

  • Lok Sabha passes Wild Life (Protection) Amendment Bill Aug 02, 2022 08:04 PM IST

    Lok Sabha passes Wild Life (Protection) Amendment Bill

    The bill was passed by voice vote after several amendments moved by opposition members were rejected by the House.

  • Parliament passes bill to extend domestic laws to Indian research stations in Antarctic region Aug 01, 2022 03:56 PM IST

    Parliament passes bill to extend domestic laws to Indian research stations in Antarctic region

    The Indian Antarctic Bill, 2022, piloted in the Upper House by Earth Sciences Minister Jitendra Singh, was passed with a voice vote after a brief discussion amid a protest by Opposition on various issues, including the arrest of Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut.

  • Opposition to push for discussion on Agnipath in parliament this week Aug 01, 2022 10:42 AM IST

    Opposition to push for discussion on Agnipath in parliament this week

    Opposition leaders said while there is a consensus among them about the need for a discussion on Agnipath, which had sparked widespread violence across the country, they have varied stands on the subject.

  • Opposition to push for discussion on Agnipath in parliament next week Jul 31, 2022 04:14 PM IST

    Opposition to push for discussion on Agnipath in parliament next week

    A discussion on price rise has been listed in the Lok Sabha for Monday and in the Rajya Sabha the next day.

  • Sonia-Smriti face-off: Congress MPs protest in Parliament premises, demand govt apology Jul 29, 2022 12:14 PM IST

    Sonia-Smriti face-off: Congress MPs protest in Parliament premises, demand govt apology

    On Thursday, the raging row over Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury calling President Droupadi Murmu "rashtrapatni" escalated with the opposition party accusing BJP MPs of subjecting its president to "brutal heckling, verbal assault and physical intimidation" in the Lok Sabha.

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