India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 24, 2015
The joint committee of Parliament examining the land bill has sought the opinion of the common man and various stakeholders on the controversial legislation.
India News | NDTV.com | Thursday May 21, 2015
Prashant Kishor, seen as one of the key ingredients of the special sauce of the innovative election campaign for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has a new boss.
India News | NDTV.com | Tuesday May 19, 2015
Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi Addressed farmers and party workers in his Lok Sabha constituency Amethi.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday May 17, 2015
Lok Sabha member Rajesh Ranjan, alias Pappu Yadav, who was expelled by the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) for six years for anti-party activities, on Sunday launched a new political outfit, called Jan Kranti Adhikar Morcha.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 17, 2015
The Congress yesterday termed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's China visit a "complete and utter failure" even as it attacked him over his "obsession" to target opposition parties and leaders repeatedly on foreign soil.
India News | Written by Ketki Angre | Wednesday May 20, 2015
The amendments to the Whistleblowers' Act that have been cleared by the Lok Sabha is under attack. The opposition has warned that the bill will be blocked in Rajya Sabha, where the government is in minority.
Thursday May 14, 2015
In his budget speech in Lok Sabha on February 28, Mr Jaitley had said government's stake sale programme will include some strategic disinvestment.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday May 13, 2015
Parliament was on Wednesday adjourned sine die after sitting for more than 30 days for its budget session.
Thomson Reuters | Wednesday May 13, 2015
Investors had hoped that the ruling BJP's strong majority in the Lok Sabha would ensure key reforms are pushed through smoothly, but that assumption has taken a battering.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 13, 2015
The Rajya Sabha today named 10 members, including Digvijaya Singh of Congress and Trinamool Congress' Derek O'Brien, to the Joint Committee that will look into the controversial Land Acquisition Bill.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 13, 2015
The Cabinet today approved the new Benami Transaction (Prohibition) Bill which aims at curbing the generation of domestic black money.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday May 13, 2015
On the last day of the Budget Session, the Lok Sabha was adjourned for a short while amid protests from the Congress over a food park in Rahul Gandhi's constituency, Amethi, an issue that exercised the Opposition party for much part of Tuesday too.
Opinion | Shashi Tharoor | Wednesday May 13, 2015
The government has used the extended session of parliament to pass a new bill in the Lok Sabha as part of its efforts to persuade the nation that it is serious about tackling the problem of "black money".
Blog | Sandeep Phukan | Wednesday May 13, 2015
Even before the land acquisition debate started, the government and the Opposition had already arrived at an understanding that the Land Acquisition Bill would be sent to a joint panel of lawmakers - from both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha - for ...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 12, 2015
The extension of Lok Sabha session by three working days has enabled the government to complete some of its crucial agenda including a bill against black money stashed abroad and another to amend the Whistleblowers Protection Act.
India News | NDTV | Tuesday May 12, 2015
As union minister Harsimrat Kaur responded to Rahul Gandhi's concerns over the scrapping of a food park in his constituency Amethi, Congress MPs protested loudly. "Why are there five interventions on one statement?" Deepender Hooda said in the Lok Sa...
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday May 12, 2015
A day before the Budget Session of Parliament ends, the government is still scrambling to push key bills through and the Opposition remains resolute that it will stall proceedings, like Monday, demanding the resignation of Union minister Nitin Gadkar...
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday May 12, 2015
In Rahul Gandhi's Amethi, union minister Smriti Irani today declared him M.I.A or Missing in Action. She is in the Congress Vice President's Lok Sabha constituency on a one-day tour designed to underscore that he has not visited Amethi in over three ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 11, 2015
A local court in Ahmedabad today dismissed an application which had sought action against Prime Minister Narendra Modi for violation of election-related laws during last year's Lok Sabha elections.
India News | Agencies | Monday May 11, 2015
The Undisclosed Foreign Income and Assets bill, which provides for heavy penalties for those stashing away black money in foreign accounts, was passed in the Lok Sabha today.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday May 11, 2015
The government's plans for land reforms, which have pitched it in a major confrontation with the Opposition, are likely to be assigned for review to a parliamentary committee with representatives of both Houses. The panel will be headed by a BJP parl...
Monday May 11, 2015
The Goods and Services Tax Bill or the GST Bill is due to be discussed in Rajya Sabha or the upper house of Parliament this week. The bill was passed by the Lok Sabha last week.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday May 11, 2015
The government is set to move the Undisclosed Foreign Income and Assets Bill or the black money bill in Lok Sabha today. The lower house sitting has been extended for three days.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday May 11, 2015
The Congress is working on multiple strategies to scuttle the Goods and Services Tax bill, which is to be discussed in Rajya Sabha, or the upper house of Parliament this week. The bill was passed by the Lok Sabha last week.