Security agencies went into a tizzy after the police control room received a call about a bomb at the Parliament premises this evening but it turned to be hoax and the caller was tracked down at a northeast Delhi area.
Commenting on the demand of lawmakers demanding 100 percent hike in their salary, distinguished Indian Constitutional expert Fali S Nariman on Saturday said they would be entitled even to 100 percent salary increase, provided
The Parliament winter session saw a tussle between the opposition and the government (principally along partisan lines between the BJP and Congress) on a range of issues with many crucial bills not getting approval. Here is a
In what could be seen as a christmas gift to the many of industrial workers earning up to `21,000 wages a month, Parliament on Wednesday passed the Payment of Bonus (Amendment) Bill doubling both the bounty calculation ceilin
Parliament sent a proposed bankruptcy law for review on Wednesday, closing off a raucous winter session without transacting any major legislative business including a signature reform on taxes – the GST Bill.
With the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Congress being at daggers drawn hurting critical reforms, PM Narendra Modi must change his functioning style and build bridges with the non-NDA parties to ensure better outcomes in th
The government on Monday introduced bankruptcy bill in parliament aimed at bringing sweeping changes to an outdated and overburdened bankruptcy system, setting deadlines for the first time for processing insolvency cases.
The Bankruptcy Law Reforms Commission has proposed ways to check the delaying tactics of corporate borrowers and help lenders to take management decisions in defaulting companies to trigger business recovery and in cases wher
Expressing his disappointment over the repeated disruptions in Parliament during the ongoing Winter Session, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday accused the opposition of practicing the politics of disruption and destruct
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley also met Congress leaders in a bid to sort out differences for passage of the GST bill in Rajya Sabha and both sides agreed to meet further as the talks were inconclusive.
The standoff between the government and opposition in Rajya Sabha over Congress leader Selja's remarks about her entry to a Gujarat temple was resolved today with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley withdrawing his comment and his
PM Narendra Modi, highlighting his reforms agenda, and what it really stands for says discussion in Parliament have to be healthy and discussions need to be conducted in the right spirit as the Lok Sabha debates are about 'us
PM Narendra Modi highlighted today that 'India first' is the only religion of his government while asserting his commitment to work for the welfare of people of all sections and religions and hit back at accusations of 'intol
Congress President Sonia Gandhi targetted the PM Narendra Modi government in very strong language and raised yet another controversy by saying ideals and principles of the Constitution were deliberately being attacked.
A united opposition is set to corner the government over the issue of intolerance in the Winter Session of Parliament beginning Thursday but the prospects of a thaw on the crucial GST bill brightened with both sides expressin
With the winter session of Parliament beginning Thursday, the government has convened an all-party meeting on Wednesday morning to reach out to the opposition parties to ensure smooth business in both Houses.