May 05, 2015 04:23 PM IST
Opposition members insisted that the 122nd Constitutional Amendment Bill be referred to the Standing Committee on Finance as it was a new bill as opposed to the one brought by the UPA government.
- Apr 24, 2015 02:50 PM IST
Members of Congress, led by Sonia Gandhi, along with those of TMC, Left and NCP staged a walk out after their plea for referring the Constitution Amendment Bill to the Standing Committee was not accepted. AIADMK and BJD also opposed its consideration but did not walk out.
- Apr 20, 2015 02:44 PM IST
Agitated members of Congress, Left, TMC, SP, RJD and others stormed the Well of the House as soon as Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Rajiv Pratap Rudy laid a copy of the Ordinance, promulgated by the President on April 3.
- Feb 18, 2015 01:15 PM IST
The session, which will begin on February 23 and conclude on May 8, will see presentation of the first full-fledged budget of the Narendra Modi government which came to power in May last year.
- Aug 20, 2014 08:04 AM IST
Speaker Sumitra Mahajan reportedly communicated the decision to Congress leaders at a function on Monday. A party needs a minimum of 10 percent seats in the Lok Sabha to be considered for the LoP post.
- May 18, 2012 04:48 PM IST
A day after a panel of MP's suggested changes to the proposed land law, the BJP's Sumitra Mahajan, who chairs the standing committeee on rural development, told CNBC-TV18 that the proposals were not regressive and instead balanced the needs of industry and farmers among others.
- Apr 03, 2012 09:00 PM IST
Demanding a hike in the minimum support price of wheat from Rs 1,285 per quintal to Rs 1,800, Kisan Morcha of Madhya Pradesh BJP today staged a rail blockade at various places in the state.