Distinction must between checking and clogging: PM Modi in Rajya Sabha
"The Rajya Sabha is about checks and balances. This is absolutely essential for our democracy. Debates have to be many and effective. But, there is also a difference between checking and clogging (and between) balance and blocking," he said. Modi also lauded NCP and the BJD for never rushing to the well of the House to raise their issues.
CPI MP Binoy Viswam, five party workers detained
Six protesters including Binoy Viswam were detained, police said. The protesters raised 'Sav...
Govt refers surrogacy bill to select committee of Rajya Sabha
Union health minister moved a resolution in the upper house of Parliament refer...
Rajya Sabha adjourned till noon as opposition members protest
Soon after laying of listed papers by ministers on the table of the House, Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu said he has received notices from several members to suspend business and take up discussions on the RBI's objection to electoral bonds, and disinvestment of PSUs.
NRC law will be applicable to entire India: Amit Shah in Rajya Sabha
Home Minister Amit Shah in Rajya Sabha: NRC has no such provision which says that no other religion will be taken under NRC. All citizens of...
Refrain from broadcasting content which may instigate violence: I&B Ministry to news channels
"It is accordingly reiterated that all TV channels may abstain from showing any content which is likely to instigate violence or contains anything against maintenance of law and order or which promotes anti-national attitudes," the ministry said in Friday's advisory.
Before notifying CAA rules, government to consult experts
According to Home Ministry, CAA rule will be notified post consultation as the matter is sub judice.
CAB not for Indian citizens, BJD will not support NRC: Naveen Patnaik
The Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019 has nothing to do with Indian citizens, it only deals with the foreigners.
Citizenship law divisive, against spirit of Constitution: Kamal Nath
"I am deeply hurt that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the central government did not even call the chief ministers for a talk on such an important issue before drafting the CAB," Nath said in a statement.
Data on farmer suicide cases not published as info given by states 'untenable': Govt tells Rajya Sabha
National data on farmer suicide cases could not be published by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) as the information provided by the state governments were "untenable".
BJP nominates Arun Singh, K C Ramamurthy for Rajya Sabha bypolls in UP, Karnataka
Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) has nominated its Rajya Sabha candidate Arun Singh who is currently the BJP general secretary. The party also nominated Congress rebel K C Ramamurthy as its candidate from Karnataka.
Citizenship (Amendment) Act: Some facts vs Mythbusters
GoI has reached out to those opposed to the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) with a series of tweets, statements and declarations at political rallies.
Leaders pays tribute to victims of 2001 Parliament attack
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh, Union Home Minister Amit Shah, former prime minister Manmohan Singh, Leader of Opposition in the upper House Ghulam Nabi Azad were among those who paid floral tributes. As a mark of respect, Naidu was also seen removing his cap before paying floral tributes to the deceased.
CAA aftermath: SRK faces online fury for staying mum on alma mater attack
Jamia alumni Roshan Abbas and Aatish Taseer questioned King Khan's silence.
Growth may have come down but its not a recession, says Nirmala Sitharaman in Rajya Sabha
Replying to a debate in the Federal chamber, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman put forward a number of macro-economic data comparing perio...
Copyright © 2020 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. All rights reserved. For reprint rights: Times Syndication Service