Congress makes three demands on farm bills for ending boycott of Rajya Sabha

Outside Parliament, Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said the Opposition has decided to boycott Rajya Sabha until the three conditions on the farm bills are met.

published on : 22nd September 2020

Agri bills: Punjabi singers extend support to September 25 'bandh' call given by farmers' unions

Around 30 farmers' outfits have given a call for the complete shutdown of Punjab on September 25 in protest against the bills.

published on : 22nd September 2020

Crimes reduced this year in houses of MPs in VVIP areas: Centre shares data

Union Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy shared details of the same while responding to questions posed by Anil Agrawal. 

published on : 22nd September 2020

Terror incidents, stone pelting, killings in J-K decreased after abrogation of Article 370: Centre

According to the data shared by Union Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy, said terrorist incidents registered a decrease of 53 per cent and stone-pelting cases dipped by 56 per cent.

published on : 22nd September 2020

288 people died cleaning sewers, septic tanks in last three years: Centre tells Rajya Sabha

The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment told the Rajya Sabha in response to an unstarred question on the number of people who died due to asphyxiation in the last three years.

published on : 21st September 2020

Calling it 'anti-farmers', Punjab government to move court against new farm bills

BJP’s 'watershed' moment will be the death of agriculture and will endanger the nation’s food security, warned Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh.

published on : 20th September 2020

Amit Shah labels agriculture bills as 'landmark', says will free farmers from clutches of middlemen

In a series of tweets in Hindi, the Union Home Minister said the country is proud of its hardworking farmers, who shoulder the creation of the nation's wealth and prosperity.

published on : 18th September 2020

Farm bills will benefit big industrialists, traders alone: Rajasthan Congress chief

The 'Mandi' system will collapse and black marketing will proliferate through the bills, Rajasthan Congress president Govind Singh Dotasra claimed.

published on : 18th September 2020

Ruckus in Lok Sabha over PM-CARES Funds, house adjourned

Opposition members raised concerns about the fund and while speaking, Anurag Singh Thakur alleged that the Congress had misused the PM Relief Fund.

published on : 18th September 2020

BJP member calls for evolving research in Homeopathy, Ayurveda in Rajya Sabha

Trivedi said during the COVID-19 outbreak, the government has officially called for the use of alternative medicines of Ayurveda and Homoeopathy for boosting immunity.

published on : 18th September 2020

'Agriculture Bills will get rid of middlemen': PM Modi asks farmers not to be 'misled' by Opposition

The Prime Minister also slammed the Opposition for allegedly misleading the farmers and assured the farming community that MSP, procurement of their produce will continue.

published on : 18th September 2020

Punjab, Punjabiyat, every Punjabi with farmers: Navjot Singh Sidhu breaks silence

The Congress leader posted the tweet on his Twitter handle more than a year after he resigned from the state cabinet.

published on : 18th September 2020

Bill to cut MPs' salaries by 30 per cent to meet COVID-19 exigencies introduced in Lok Sabha

The ordinance was cleared by the Cabinet on April 6 and promulgated on April 7.

published on : 14th September 2020

Banking Regulation Amendment Bill introduced in LS; Opposition says 'encroaching rights of states'

Opposition members, including Shashi Tharoor of the Congress and Saugata Roy of the Trinamool Congress, opposed the bill, accusing the Centre of encroaching on the rights of states.

published on : 14th September 2020

In a first, MPs of Lok Sabha to sit in both Houses to follow social distancing norms

It is the first time in the history of Parliament that the two Houses will have such sitting and different scheduled timing for their meetings.

published on : 10th September 2020
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