Mar 10, 2021 04:05 PM IST
Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri told the Lok Sabha that the Bill would give protection to unauthorised colonies from sealing till December 31, 2023.
- Mar 08, 2021 05:57 PM IST
Since the Monsoon session of Parliament, convened in September 2020, the timings were curtailed in view of the COVID-19-related restrictions.
- Mar 08, 2021 07:26 AM IST
Parliament's Budget Session: The Centre's main focus in the second leg of the session is to get various demands of grants for the financial year 2021-22 passed along with the Finance Bill, which carries various tax proposals
- Mar 07, 2021 03:14 PM IST
Government officials and opposition leaders have reportedly urged Vice President Venkaiah Naidu and Speaker Om Birla to cut the second half of the Budget session short as leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Congress, and other regional parties would be away campaigning for the upcoming polls.
- Mar 07, 2021 01:37 PM IST
The main focus of the government in the second part of the session is to get the various demands for grants for the year 2021-22 passed along with the Finance Bill which carries various tax proposals.
- Mar 06, 2021 10:24 PM IST
Forty seven percent Indian MPs are aged above sixty years and are eligible to get vaccinated during the current phase of COVID-19 vaccine roll-out aimed at inoculating elderly persons.
- Mar 04, 2021 08:45 AM IST
The network of tunnels will allow VVIPs to commute between their residences and the new Parliament building without their large convoys. This is likely to ease disruption caused by security protocols on the ground level
- Feb 13, 2021 03:41 PM IST
On the repeal of Article 370, Home Ministe Amit Shah said the decision taken on August 5, 2019, would not be undone. The people of Jammu and Kashmir have welcomed the abrogation of the law.
- Feb 12, 2021 10:50 AM IST
Nitin Gadkari said there's no proposal under consideration for the government would direct the companies to delete the data accessed by private entities.
- Feb 10, 2021 10:17 PM IST
Rajasthan BJP MP PP Chowdhary, who was a former minister of state for law, has moved the privilege motion against the TMC MP and BJP MP Nishikant Dubey has sought the cancellation of Mahua Moitra’s Lok Sabha membership.
- Feb 09, 2021 11:06 PM IST
Abdullah also asserted that Lord Ram belongs to the whole world. "Ram belongs to all of us. The way Muslims have held on to the Quran, the Quran is not just ours," he said.
- Feb 08, 2021 11:21 AM IST
Quoting former prime ministers Charan Singh and Manmohan Singh to former agriculture minister Sharad Pawar, PM Modi slammed the Opposition asserting that no one tried to find reasons behind farmers' protests.
- Jan 29, 2021 11:08 AM IST
Most Opposition parties have said they will boycott the president’s Address over the contentious agricultural reform laws that farmers across multiple states are protesting against.
- Jan 28, 2021 11:05 AM IST
The new prices were announced after the subsidy to Parliament canteen had ended.
- Jan 25, 2021 07:25 PM IST
Darshan Pal of the Krantikari Kisan Union said the protesting farmers remain firm in their stand of repealing the three new farm laws and their agitation will continue till their demands are met.
- Jan 20, 2021 10:10 AM IST
An all-party meeting is a customary procedure before the beginning of every session of Parliament to ensure its smooth functioning.However, this time it is being held a day after the session starts on January 29.
- Dec 10, 2020 05:10 PM IST
PM Modi said the new Parliament building would be a witness to the creation of an 'Atmanirbhar' India, just as the old Parliament House gave direction to India in the post-Independence era.
- Dec 10, 2020 03:18 PM IST
"If work was done to fulfill the needs of the country in the old Parliament building, then the aspirations of 21st century India will be fulfilled in the new building," Prime Minister Narendra Modi said.
- Dec 10, 2020 08:19 AM IST
The groundbreaking ceremony for the new Parliament building, as part of the Central Vista project, will also be attended by union ministers, ambassadors of multiple countries and other dignitaries.
- Dec 07, 2020 05:18 PM IST
Prime Miniser Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone for the new parliament building on December 10. The project given to Tata Projects Limited is estimated to cost Rs 971 crore and the construction would complete by 2022. But why India needs a new building for parliamentarians at this point. These slides will give you the answer.
- Dec 05, 2020 07:00 PM IST
Birla said the new building will be earthquake resistant and 2000 people will be directly involved in the construction of the new building and 9,000 indirectly.
- Dec 04, 2020 07:59 AM IST
The COVID-19 situation and India's vaccine strategy are likely to be discussed in the virtual all-party meeting chaired by PM Narendra Modi.
- Oct 26, 2020 03:05 PM IST
The ITDC will start operations with around 125-150 people from November 15, but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it will limit itself to serve tea, coffee, and packaged snacks for now.
- Oct 07, 2020 02:40 PM IST
The government is rolling out the ‘big guns’ including Defence Minister and the Bharatiya Janata Party’s farmer face Rajnath Singh, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar and Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur,
- Sep 25, 2020 02:30 PM IST
In two audits, the CAG said government press employees had forged documents to claim higher LTC and that book entries of the Central Silk Board revealed tampering with figures.