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  • Parliament passes bill to regularise unauthorised colonies in Delhi Mar 10, 2021 04:05 PM IST

    Parliament passes bill to regularise unauthorised colonies in Delhi

    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.

  • Parliament returns to pre-COVID timings from March 9, both Houses to convene at 11 am Mar 08, 2021 05:57 PM IST

    Parliament returns to pre-COVID timings from March 9, both Houses to convene at 11 am

    Since the Monsoon session of Parliament, convened in September 2020, the timings were curtailed in view of the COVID-19-related restrictions.

  • Parliament's Budget Session: Second leg begins today, curtailment on cards due to assembly polls Mar 08, 2021 07:26 AM IST

    Parliament's Budget Session: Second leg begins today, curtailment on cards due to assembly polls

    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

  • Budget session may end in 2 weeks due to assembly elections Mar 07, 2021 03:14 PM IST

    Budget session may end in 2 weeks due to assembly elections

    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.

  • Second part of Parliament's Budget session from March 8 Mar 07, 2021 01:37 PM IST

    Second part of Parliament's Budget session from March 8

    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.

  • Eligible MPs to get inoculated at exclusive vaccination centre inside Parliament complex Mar 06, 2021 10:24 PM IST

    Eligible MPs to get inoculated at exclusive vaccination centre inside Parliament complex

    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.

  • Tunnels to link new Parliament, PM and vice president’s houses: Report Mar 04, 2021 08:45 AM IST

    Tunnels to link new Parliament, PM and vice president’s houses: Report

    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

  • J&K will be given statehood at an appropriate time: Amit Shah tells Lok Sabha Feb 13, 2021 03:41 PM IST

    J&K will be given statehood at an appropriate time: Amit Shah tells Lok Sabha

    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.

  • Govt received over 100 crores by sharing vehicle data with private entities: Nitin Gadkari Feb 12, 2021 10:50 AM IST

    Govt received over 100 crores by sharing vehicle data with private entities: Nitin Gadkari

    Nitin Gadkari said there's no proposal under consideration for the government would direct the companies to delete the data accessed by private entities.

  • BJP moves breach of privilege motion against Mahua Moitra for remarks on former CJI Feb 10, 2021 10:17 PM IST

    BJP moves breach of privilege motion against Mahua Moitra for remarks on former CJI

    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.

  • Farm laws not religious scriptures that changes cannot be made: Farooq Abdullah Feb 09, 2021 11:06 PM IST

    Farm laws not religious scriptures that changes cannot be made: Farooq Abdullah

    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.

  • Give farm reforms a chance, PM Modi says in Rajya Sabha; urges farmers to end protest Feb 08, 2021 11:21 AM IST

    Give farm reforms a chance, PM Modi says in Rajya Sabha; urges farmers to end protest

    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.

  • Appeal all MPs to make Budget Session productive: PM Narendra Modi Jan 29, 2021 11:08 AM IST

    Appeal all MPs to make Budget Session productive: PM Narendra Modi

    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.

  • Chicken biryani, veg thali at Rs 100 now: Parliament canteen drops subsidy on food Jan 28, 2021 11:05 AM IST

    Chicken biryani, veg thali at Rs 100 now: Parliament canteen drops subsidy on food

    The new prices were announced after the subsidy to Parliament canteen had ended.

  • Farmer unions announce plan to march towards Parliament on February 1 Jan 25, 2021 07:25 PM IST

    Farmer unions announce plan to march towards Parliament on February 1

    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.

  • Budget session of Parliament: PM Narendra Modi to chair all-party meeting on January 30 Jan 20, 2021 10:10 AM IST

    Budget session of Parliament: PM Narendra Modi to chair all-party meeting on January 30

    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.

  • PM Narendra Modi lays foundation stone of new Parliament building | Highlights of PM's speech Dec 10, 2020 05:10 PM IST

    PM Narendra Modi lays foundation stone of new Parliament building | Highlights of PM's speech

    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.

  • New Parliament building would witness creation of self-reliant India: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Dec 10, 2020 03:18 PM IST

    New Parliament building would witness creation of self-reliant India: Prime Minister Narendra Modi

    "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.

  • PM Modi lays foundations stone for new Parliament building Dec 10, 2020 08:19 AM IST

    PM Modi lays foundations stone for new Parliament building

    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.

  • Explained | Why India needs a new parliament building Dec 07, 2020 05:18 PM IST

    Explained | Why India needs a new parliament building

    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.

  • PM Modi to lay foundation stone for new Parliament Building on December 10 Dec 05, 2020 07:00 PM IST

    PM Modi to lay foundation stone for new Parliament Building on December 10

    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.

  • PM Narendra Modi to chair all-party meet today; COVID-19 situation, vaccine distribution likely to be discussed Dec 04, 2020 07:59 AM IST

    PM Narendra Modi to chair all-party meet today; COVID-19 situation, vaccine distribution likely to be discussed

    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.

  • Hiring celebrity chef, improving kitchens to match five-star standards: ITDC's plan for Parliament canteen Oct 26, 2020 03:05 PM IST

    Hiring celebrity chef, improving kitchens to match five-star standards: ITDC's plan for Parliament canteen

    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.

  • Farmer protests: Government bets on 'big guns' as it starts nationwide outreach initiative Oct 07, 2020 02:40 PM IST

    Farmer protests: Government bets on 'big guns' as it starts nationwide outreach initiative

    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,

  • CAG audit reveals forging of accounts, false LTC claims in some government bodies Sep 25, 2020 02:30 PM IST

    CAG audit reveals forging of accounts, false LTC claims in some government bodies

    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.

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