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Parliament LIVE: Winter session ends as both houses adjourned sine die ahead of schedule

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Parliament Winter Session: The session began on November 29, and was scheduled to conclude on December 23.
Parliament complex in New Delhi (File photo)
Parliament complex in New Delhi (File photo)

The ongoing winter session of Parliament, which commenced on November 29, ended on Wednesday, a day before its scheduled conclusion on December 23. Also Read | Winter session of Parliament likely to conclude today On Tuesday, the Rajya Sabha passed, through a voice vote and amid opposition protests, the bill to link Aadhaar with voter ID, a day after the reform was approved in the Lok Sabha....Read More

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The Lower House, on the other hand, witnessed a heated discussion on the bill which aims to raise the minimum marriageable age, from the current 18 to 21, for women. The legislation, which was introduced on Monday, was then sent to a parliamentary committee for scrutiny.

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Dec 22, 2021 2:16 PM IST

Winter session concludes, but suspended MPs continue protest

Suspended Rajya Sabha MPs, along with Opposition leaders, including LoP Mallikarjun Kharge, read the Preamble to the Constitution of India and recite the national anthem before the Mahatma Gandhi statue in Parliament to protest against the suspension.

Dec 22, 2021 1:36 PM IST

Covid-19 discussed for over 12 hours during winter session, says LS Speaker

99 MPs participated in the 12 hour, 26 minutes long discussion on Covid-19, in which they shared with the House the best work done in their respective areas during the Covid-19 period: Om Birla, Lok Sabha Speaker

Dec 22, 2021 1:00 PM IST

As winter session ends, RS Chairman expresses ‘unhappiness’

Winter session of the august House concludes today. I'm not happy to share with you that House functioned much below its potential. I urged all of you to collectively and individually reflect & introspect if this session could have been different and better: M Venkaiah Naidu, Rajya Sabha Chairman

Dec 22, 2021 12:27 PM IST

‘Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha registered 82% and 47% productivity’

Lok Sabha registered 82% productivity while Rajya Sabha witnessed 47% productivity in the Winter session of the Parliament: Pralhad Joshi, Union parliamentary affairs minister

Dec 22, 2021 11:16 AM IST

Both Houses adjourned sine die

Parliament's winter session concludes, as both houses adjourned sine die, day ahead of scheduled closure.

Dec 22, 2021 11:03 AM IST

Govt ‘deliberately’ suspended 12 MPs, says Mallikarjun Kharge

Govt deliberately suspended the 12 Rajya Sabha MPs so that the bills could be passed easily. We requested them to revoke suspension so that the House can run smoothly but they refused: Mallikarjun Kharge, Leader of Opposition, Rajya Sabha

Dec 22, 2021 10:48 AM IST

PM Modi holds meet with senior ministers

PM Narendra Modi holds meeting with senior ministers in Parliament to discuss various issues and government strategy. 

Dec 22, 2021 9:37 AM IST

TMC's Derek O'Brien to protest with 12 suspended Rajya Sabha MPs

TMC's Derek O'Brien, who was suspended for the remainder of the winter session on Tuesday, will today protest alongside 12 fellow Rajya Sabha MPs who were, at the beginning of the session, suspended till its conclusion.

Dec 22, 2021 9:21 AM IST

Congress seeks resignation of MoS Ajay Mishra ‘Teni’

Lok Sabha MP Manickam Tagore moves adjournment motion in House seeking resignation of MoS (Home) Ajay Mishra ‘Teni’ in connection with Lakhimpur Kheri violence case.

Dec 22, 2021 8:58 AM IST

Winter session likely to end today

Parliament's ongoing winter session, which began on November 29, is likely to be adjourned sine die today, a day before schedule.

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