Thursday, December 1, 2022

Lok Sabha

Govt gets more time to frame CAA rules

The Union home ministry has been granted yet another extension by the Parliamentary Committees on Subordinate Legislation in the Rajya Sabha and the Lok Sabha to frame the rules of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019, sources said on Tuesday.While...

Execute your assignments with sincerity: Tokheho

Member of parliament (MP) Lok Sabha, Tokheho Yepthomi on Tuesday, asked the officers present at the Wokha District Development Coordination and Monitoring Committee (DISHA) meeting, to execute their assignments with sincerity and give more effort in serving the people.According...

Amit Shah, Nadda meet BJP leaders

MISSION 2024: BJP TARGETS WIN IN MAJORITY OF 144 ‘DIFFICULT’ SEATS The BJP top brass on Tuesday set the target of winning a majority of the 144 Lok Sabha seats where it had mostly lost in 2019 and told its...

Dhankhar elected VP; defeats Alva by 346 votes

NDA candidate Jagdeep Dhankhar was elected as the 14th Vice President of India on Saturday as he defeated joint Opposition candidate Margaret Alva by 346 votes. Dhankhar, a former governor of West Bengal, secured 528 votes while 80-year-old Alva...

Par panel questions govt on MGNREGA implementation

A parliamentary panel has stated that the situation is not so “‘rosy” on ground zero as depicted by the government on the implementation of MGNREGA as there are issues like fake job cards and money changing hands for showing...

Reject proposals for uranium mining in M’laya: HYC

The Hynniewtrep Youth Council (HYC), a pressure group in Meghalaya on Tuesday urged Chief Minister Conrad Sangma, to bring in a resolution in the Assembly to close down all proposals relating to uranium mining in the state.The HYC’s demand...

RS to discuss on price rise today: Goyal

The government has agreed for a discussion in the Rajya Sabha on rising prices of essential commodities on Tuesday, as the Opposition Congress and other parties disrupted proceedings over the arrest of Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut and other...

Birla revokes suspension of 4 Cong MPs

A week after suspending them from the House for “unruly” behaviour, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Monday revoked the suspension of four Congress members, after seeking assurance from the Opposition that they will not bring placards to the...

Cong walk-out as FM explains price rise

Union minister Nirmala Sitharaman, responding to the debate on price rise in the Lok Sabha today, gave an account of all the parameters to assess the economy, and said there is no chance of the country going into recession...

Congress MP gives adjournment notice in LS on alleged toppling of govt in Jharkhand

Congress MP K. Suresh on Monday gave adjournment notice in Lok Sabha on issue of alleged toppling of government in Jharkhand in which three Congress MLAs were caught with huge cash in West Bengal. Later, the party suspended the...