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Saturday, Nov 16, 2019
Saubhadra Chatterji

Saubhadra Chatterji


Saubhadra Chatterji is Deputy Political Editor at the Hindustan Times. He writes on both politics and policies.

articles by Saubhadra Chatterji (1863 results)
Oct 30, 2019 09:04
The Congress is also determined to strongly oppose the government’s attempt to clear the contentious bill to amend the citizenship law. read more
Oct 30, 2019 03:57
Delivering the first Arun Jaitley Memorial Lecture at Delhi University, Naidu, also pitched for a minimum sitting for both Houses in a year and a longer tenure to Parliament’s standing committees. read more
Oct 30, 2019 02:23
Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Karnataka have written to Centre seeking a relaxation of the rule restricting employment to manual labour because large parts of these 3 states have rocky terrain. read more
Oct 29, 2019 12:11
The long-pending women’s reservation bill that seeks to reserve one-third seats in Lok Sabha and state assemblies for women has faced many political upheavals in the past. read more
Oct 26, 2019 23:28
Many analysts have underlined that the BJP’s below-par performance in the Maharashtra and Haryana assembly elections reflected concern, among other factors, about the economy, which slumped to a growth rate of 6% in the three months to June 30, the slowest... read more
Oct 25, 2019 02:58
A scion of the Devi Lal family, who tried to cash in on his great grandfather’s legacy even in the name of the party (Devi Lal was called Jananayak by his loyal supporters), Chautala managed to catch the imagination of powerful Jat voters in this el... read more
Oct 22, 2019 23:49
The possibility of amending house rules to suspend promptly Rajya Sabha members of parliament who repeatedly disrupt proceedings. read more
Oct 22, 2019 09:33
For the Opposition to be stable and strong, there has to be a pivotal force which can bring together regional aspirations and translate state-level sentiments into a national-level unity to take on its adversaries. read more
Oct 21, 2019 00:21
The rural development ministry has sought an unprecedented Rs 20,000 crore to fund additional expense as the government prepares its first supplementary demand for grants, to be approved by Parliament in the upcoming winter session. read more
Oct 18, 2019 09:15
The Occupational Safety, Health and Working Conditions Code, 2019 bill is aimed to replace 13 existing laws that relates to a wide range of labour activities including factories, plantations, motor vehicles, bidi, cinema and port. read more
Oct 06, 2019 07:50
In a letter to the states, the Union rural development ministry underlined that over 400,000 sq meter space would be available to harvest rain water when over 15 million houses under PMAY are complete by 2022. read more
Sep 27, 2019 13:11
Shashi Tharoor lost the chairman’s post during the post-election reshuffle of the panels and the Congress, which headed two Parliamentary standing committees in the last Lok Sabha, lost one despite scoring a higher tally in the 2019 national electio... read more
Sep 25, 2019 05:01
According to two senior officials involved in the purchase of water bottles that were widely used in the Parliament complex, an average of 2,000 bottles of Rail Neer, a product of Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, were bought daily. read more