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'Country can't wait if one House of Parliament does not work'

With the government pushing key reform measures like insurance and coal block allocation, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the country cannot wait even if one of the Houses of Parliament "waits......

UPSC exam row creates turmoil in Parliament

The Union Public Service Commission exam row generated heat in both Houses of Parliament with a member tearing a paper and throwing it towards the Speaker in Lok Sabha and almost the entire......

Modi is BJP parliamentary party leader in both Houses

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the new leader of the reconstituted BJP Parliamentary Party in both Houses of Parliament. Home Minister Rajnath Singh will be the deputy leader of the party in the......

Ruckus over Hy'bad blasts: Parliament adjourned till noon

Both Houses of Parliament were on Friday adjourned till noon after the Bharatiya Janata Party-led opposition created a ruckus over Thursday’s twin blasts in Hyderabad in which at least 14......

Nominate Sourav Ganguly to Rajya Sabha too: CPI

Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar's nomination to the Rajya Sabha drew mixed reaction with most members of the upper House on Friday, welcoming the decision even as the Opposition felt this could be a......

Extra increment to staff: LS, RS differ

The two Houses of Parliament have taken diametrically opposite positions on the controversial grant of additional increments to their 4,000-odd staff in the face of objections from finance minister......

Budget may announce fuel subsidy reforms

FM indicates adherence to fiscal road map, benign tax rates, correction in inverted duty structure Ahead of Budget 2015-16, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said more fuel subsidy reforms......

India clears order to ease land acquisitions in reforms push

India passed an urgent executive order on Monday to ease land-acquisition rules in sectors like power, housing and defence to kick-start hundreds of billions of dollars in stalled projects, though......

President signs insurance, coal ordinances

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had expressed the hope that hiking of the foreign investment cap in the insurance sector to 49 per cent, which has been pending since 2008, will result in capital......

Why is Modi's path to reforms a rocky one?

Image: Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photograph: Amit Dave/Reuters Parliamentary obstruction scuppered Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's economic agenda in a month-long session that ended on......

Amitabh Bachchan pays tribute to father

Amitabh Bachchan paid tribute to poet father Harivansh Rai Bachchan on his 107th anniversary today, calling him a unique genius. The 72-year-old actor took to his blog to share about......

Brother's surgery kept me away from Parliament, says Tendulkar

Under attack over his absence from the Rajya Sabha, Sachin Tendulkar on Friday said there was a medical emergency in his family that kept him away from Delhi. "My absence in Delhi has been......

  People speak for upper house of parliament

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Damodar Biswal
Q. Arun Jaitly has all along remained a member of the upper house.Will the so called Modi wave,help him to win the electoral battle to the lower house of the Parliament/
Damodar Biswal:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/arun-jaitly-has-all-along-remained-a-member-of-the-upper-hou/27315220/answers/

Dharmesh vasi
Q. Who elects president of india
Dharmesh Vasi:  A. Amritsar will see one of the toughest fights in these elections. Leaders like Arun Jaitly are required in parliament. Just like anti-incumbency...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-elects-president-of-india/26767455/answers/27315231

shakaal
Q. What is difference between LOKSABHA and RAJYASABHA?
Shakaal:  A. The Electoral College elects the President of India.The college is made up of the following:elected members of the Rajya Sabha (upper house of the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-difference-between-loksabha-and-rajyasabha/26517543/answers/26767462

  Web results for Upper House Of Parliament
Eager to get Ghulam Nabi Azad back in Rajya Sabha, Congress woos National Conference

NEW DELHI: Congress is ardently wooing the National Conference (NC) for support in Rajya Sabha elections, desperate as it is to secure... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/india/Eager-to-get-Ghulam-Nabi-Azad-back-in-Rajya-Sabha-Congress-woos-National-Conference/articleshow/46016533.cms
Tinkering with Sixth Schedule

UNFORTUNATELY, MEGHALAYA CHIEF MINISTER MUKUL SANGMA SEEMS READY TO TINKER WITH THE SCHEDULE. HE HAS WRITTEN TO THE CENTRE TO PUSH THROUGH SOME... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/102107-tinkering-with-sixth-schedule.html
A Close Look at 'Ghar Wapsi'

By Antony Cony D'Souza, Karkala/Qatar Jan 13: 'Ghar Wapsi' is a polite word but has impolite, imposing ambitions; terror, of a sort. On 18th... ...

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Irom Sharmila rearrested, many CSOs decry

Source: The Sangai Express Imphal, January 24 2015 : Anti-AFSPA crusader Irom Chanu Sharmila, who was recently declared not guilty of the... ...

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Real Estate Round Up - January 19 to 23, 2015

Top News Mumbai's residential real estate hotspots: JLL India There is no getting around it Mumbai's property market is legendary. However,... ...

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