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For a change, Parliament does some business

Opposition does not stall legislative agenda; Upper House passes two bills. Kavita Chowdhury and Archis Mohan report. It was a day when Bharatiya Janata Party chief Amit......

House panel recommends Mallya's expulsion from RS

Independent member of Parliament and liquor baron Vijay Mallya is all set to face expulsion from Rajya Sabha, with a Parliamentary panel examining the matter related to his alleged loan default of......

All-party meet: No consensus on GST

With logjam in the upper house leaving key bills in the limbo, the all-part meeting called forth by Rajya Sabha chairman Hamid Ansari failed to bring a consensus on the passage of the GST......

Both houses of Parliament prorogued

Both houses of Parliament were prorogued on Friday, almost a month after being adjourned sine die, ending the possibility of an extension of the Monsoon session in the face of continued stand-off......

Parliament pays rich tributes to India's 'true son' Abdul Kalam

The Tricolour at Parliament House flies half-mast to mourn former President APJ Abdul Kalam's demise, at Parliament in New Delhi. Photograph: Subhav Shukla/PTI Photo Parliament on Tuesday hailed A......

Bill to reform India's interest rate, monetary policy soon

  India moved closer to changing how interest rates are set and monetary policy conducted as the lower house of parliament on Thursday approved legislation giving the central bank a mandate......

Govt fine-tunes strategies for smooth passage of mines and coal Bills

If the Mines and Minerals Bill gets the green flag from the Upper House on Thursday, it can be taken up by the Lok Sabha on Friday With the two select committees, set up to study the Mines and......

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......

3 takeaways from the Finance Bill amendments

A more vigilant Opposition and a more aware civil society including the media could have certainly helped keep a check on an unhealthy trend, says A K Bhattacharya. Much of the debate over the......

When the Finance Bill goes beyond Budget making

The amendment of around 40 central statutes makes the Finance Bill, 2017 unique The passage of the Finance Bill, 2017, by the Lok Sabha on March 22 has rekindled the widespread debate over using a......

Pole vault star Isninbayeva to stand for Russian athletics presidency

IMAGE:  Russian pole vault champion Yelena Isinbayeva. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images. Twice Olympic pole vault champion Yelena Isinbayeva will stand in the All-Russian Athletics......
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Nine best performing Parliamentarians to get 'Sansad Ratna' award

Nine best performing members of Parliament will be honoured with Sansad Ratna Award 2017 here on May 27. Justice (retd) P Sathasivam, Governor of... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/613682/nine-performing-parliamentarians-get-sansad.html
Japan parliament passes controversial anti-terror bill

Japan's lower house of parliament today passed a controversial bill to crack down on people planning terrorism and other organised crime, despite... ...

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HC dismisses plea to stop LS poll losers from getting into RS

The Delhi High Court has refused to entertain a plea seeking to restrain those defeated in Lok Sabha elections from contesting the Rajya Sabha... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/612760/hc-dismisses-plea-stop-ls.html
Iran's envoy

[Iran], May 20 (ANI): Iran's ambassador to Kuwait Alireza Enayati has said that Tehran is seeking constructive and peaceful talks with its... ...

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P K Deb elected to Rajya Sabha unopposed from Odisha

BJD leader Pratap Keshari Deb was today elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha from Odisha. Odisha Assembly secretary A K Sarangi, who was the... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/p-k-deb-elected-to-rajya-sabha-unopposed-from-odisha-117051801182_1.html

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