Unlike the constitutional amendment bill that paved way for a common goods and service tax across the country, this bill will not require ratification of half the state assemblies, a factor that makes it a lot easier for the
In an exclusive conversation with Financial Express Online, Communist Party of India (Marxist) Politburo member Nilotpal Basu reveals how the party plans to counter both the BJP as well as Trinamool Congress.
Pakistan today said it has expressed "serious concern" to the UN over a draft bill in the Indian Parliament over the map of Kashmir and called upon the world body to uphold its resolutions and urge India to stop such acts whi
Organise yagyas for rains. This was the suggestion offered today by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) member Virendra Singh to fellow Parliamentarians in the Lok Sabha as a means to mitigate the drought situation.
The proposed discussion on the 2016-17 Uttarakhand budget and the Enemy Property Bill are likely to generate much heat between the treasury and opposition benches in both houses of parliament during the coming week.
Financial business will dominate the government's agenda in Parliament from Monday while seven bills have already been passed in the first week despite the row over imposition of President's Rule in Uttarakhand...
Amid escalating confrontation with the government, Congress today announced a gherao of Parliament on May 6 to highlight issues like Uttarakhand, drought and the campaign of "deceit and deliberate lies" against opposition.
Seeking to corner the Congress after it launched a tirade against it for imposition of President's rule in Uttarakhand, the ruling party has decided to raise issues of Agusta Westland Chopper scam, Aircel Maxis scam and the I
The odd-even rule enforced in Delhi figured in both houses of parliament on Monday -- the first day of the new session -- with members demanding that lawmakers be exempted even as a few MPs violated it inadvertently or simply
Expressing the hope that the second leg of the Budget session will not be "stormy", Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu today said the government is "willing to discuss any issue" in the House.
Even if the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill remains stuck due to the Congress opposition, the passage of the Real Estate and Bankruptcy Bills in the Budget Session would mean a significant achievement in terms of getting im
Narendra Modi in Lok Sabha: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday addressed the Lok Sabha to reply on the motion of thanks to the President's address, and took a dig at Congress party for continuous disruption of the Parli
Smriti Irani speech row: The friends and family of Rohith Vemula, the Hyderabad University student who committed suicide, slammed Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani on Friday and accused her of lying in Parliame
Budget 2016: Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday accused the BJP-led government of unleashing its "divisive agenda by generating a wholly unwarranted debate on patriotism and nationalism" and said it was the government'