Congress gives notice of adjournment motion in LS over withdrawal of SPG cover of Gandhis
On Monday, the first day of the Winter Session, Congress leader in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury had raised the issue of SPG security, saying the move to withdraw the cover of party chief Sonia Gandhi and former president Rahul Gandhi was "arbitrary".
Shiv Sena MPs being allotted seats on opposition side in LS, RS: Pralhad Joshi
Arvind Sawant, the lone Sena minister in the Union council of ministers submitted his resignation last Monday. The party said on Saturday that it would not attend a meeting of NDA constituents on the eve of the winter session of Parliament.
LS Speaker Om Birla chairs all-party meeting ahead of winter session
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on November 16 held a meeting with the leaders of all political parties in Delhi for the “smooth functioning” of ...
Congress spent Rs 820 crore on Lok Sabha, state polls earlier this year
The Grand Old Party had spent Rs 516 crore in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections while the BJP had pumped in Rs 714 crore. BJP is yet to submit its Lok Sabha expense statement to EC and is expected to outdo the Congress as has been the trend since 2013. The latest records show that the Congress’ headquarters raised Rs 856 crore ahead of the Lok Sabha polls across the poll-bound states.
LS Secretariat seeks suggestions from MPs for Parliament redevelopment
The Lok Sabha Secretariat has sought suggestions from MPs on changes needed in the present structure and features the new complex should have.
25,000 of 1 lakh overseas Indians registered in e-rolls voted in LS polls: EC
An expert committee of the Election Commission, working on the issue, had in 2015 forwarded the legal framework to the Law Ministry to amend the electoral laws to allow the overseas Indians to use proxy voting.
Nobel winner Abhijit Banerjee had a key role in Congress Nyay during LS polls
In his congratulatory message on Monday, Gandhi acknowledged Banerjee’s contribution to Nyay.
EC announces bypolls to 64 assembly seats, one LS constituency
The EC said the notification for the bye-elections will be released on September 23
Seat-sharing formula fixed during LS polls: Uddhav Thackeray
“There’s no misunderstanding, the alliance will happen according to what was declared before the Lok Sabha polls," he said.
After LS polls, JD(U) & RJD discussed possible tie-up in Bihar
"We have realised that the discussion was used by Nitish Kumar to give a message to the BJP and never had serious intentions," senior RJD leader said
Haryana Minister booked for 'exercising undue influence' during LS polls
Haryana Minister of State for Cooperation Manish Grover has been booked by the Rohtak Police for alleged criminal intimidation.
HC stays order to disclose info on tenure extension of LS secy general in 2011
The Lok Sabha Secretariat has challenged the single judge's ruling that information on extension of tenure of secretary general of Lok Sabha was not exempted under the RTI Act.
LS likely to pass resolution favouring 'exemplary action' against Azam Khan
Leaders across party lines are of the view that a message should be sent that the House has zero tolerance towards such acts which lower the dignity and honour of women.
LS passes Bill amending RTI Act to fix information commissioners' tenures
The Right to Information (Amendment) Bill, 2019 was passed after division of votes with 178 members favouring it and 79 against it.
Manoj Tiwari raises Yamuna pollution issue in LS
BJP state chief Manoj Tiwari raised the issue of pollution in River Yamuna in the Lok Sabha.
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