Tag: Monsoon Session

Monsoon Session: Opposition demands rollback of farm laws during President’s address debate in RS

Most political parties on Wednesday demanded that Parliament look afresh at the three controversial farm laws, criticising the manner in which they were passed in...

Lok Sabha saw 68.65% average attendance, 8,700 Covid-19 tests conducted in Parliament during monsoon session: Speaker Om Birla | India News

NEW DELHI: Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Friday said that the lower ohuse of parliament saw 68.65 per cent average attendance of members during...

4th-shortest Rajya Sabha monsoon session ends 8 days ahead of schedule | India News

NEW DELHI: With over 30 members of Parliament and several more staffers testing positive for coronavirus, the monsoon session was curtailed on Wednesday with both...

Monsoon Session: Lok Sabha adjourned sine die; Monsoon Session concludes

New Delhi: Lok Sabha was adjourned sine die on Wednesday evening, bringing the Monsoon Session of Parliament to an end eight days ahead of schedule...

18 parties to explore united stir against farm, labour laws

New Delhi: After curtailment of a stormy monsoon session of Parliament, leaders of around 18 Opposition parties are likely to hold a virtual meeting soon...

fertility: Centre introduced Assisted Reproductive Technology (Regulation) Bill in Lok Sabha to map the fertility industry

New Delhi: The Centre moved to standardise protocols of the growing fertility industry and introduced the Assisted Reproductive Technology (Regulation) Bill, 2020, in Lok Sabha...

MSP will stay, farmers will get investment, technology: Govt on farm sector bills

NEW DELHI: Defending its two bills on farm sector introduced in Lok Sabha, the government on Monday said they will help the farmers get a...

Monsoon session of Parliament begins: Latest developments | India News

NEW DELHI: The 18-day long Monsoon session of Parliament started on Monday under strict social distancing protocols amidst coronavirus pandemic. This is the first time...

View: Apples and oranges, and the fudge of Question Hour

There are apples (genus malus), and there are oranges (genus citrus). They do not mix outside a tall glass of garbar or bowl of fruit...

Cong favours joint Oppn candidate for RS deputy chairman’s post; China, economy, COVID to be raised during Monsoon session

New Delhi: The Congress on Tuesday decided that the opposition should not let the Rajya Sabha deputy chairman’s post go uncontested and favoured putting up...

Several state assemblies that met amid pandemic did without Q-hour | India News

NEW DELHI: Though Congress and some other opposition parties are demanding that there should be a question hour during the monsoon session of Parliament, the...

Government scraps question hour during monsoon session, draws opposition ire | India News

NEW DELHI: Opposition parties cried foul over the Modi government’s decision to ‘scrap’ question hour during the monsoon session and many referred to it as...

Question hour: Monsoon Session: Government may drop Question Hour to conduct business in short time

New Delhi: As the government gears up for the Monsoon Session of Parliament in second week of September, it is mulling doing away with the...

Monsoon Session: Many precedents of Session beginning in August, September: Joshi

New Delhi: The government is unlikely to accept the Opposition’s demand for an early monsoon session of Parliament or go out of its way to...