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 02:16 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 01:36 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 01:00 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.
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 09:37 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 09:21 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 08:58 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.
The accident took place at 9am around 25km from Thoise. The 26 soldiers were moving in a privately hired vehicle from the transit camp at Partapur, where an Indian Army brigade is headquartered, to a forward location in an area the army calls Sub Sector Hanif.
Stating that the issue has been closed after the syndicate meeting at Mangalore University, Karnataka chief minister Basavaraj Bommai asked students to focus on education instead of getting into such issues.
The statue, located at the campus of the multi super specialty government hospital at Omandurar Estate here, is placed a few hundred metres away from the place where the original statue was vandalised 35 years ago
The family, including the boy, was reportedly away from the house ever since a purported video, in which the child could be seen sitting on the shoulder of a person and raising offensive slogans during the “Save the Republic” rally held by the PFI on May 21, went viral on social media platforms prompting police to register a case.
Karnataka chief minister Basavaraj Bommai’s statement comes after members of the Maharashtra Ekikaran Samiti’s (MES) allegedly attacked a group of people at wedding procession for playing Kannada songs in a border village in Belagavi.
It was a sensation when NTR entered politics by floating Telugu Desam Party in March 1982 with the slogan of upholding the self-respect of the Telugus and coming to power in then combined Andhra Pradesh within nine months, dismantling the decades-old Congress, which was dominating the state politics till then.
The officer, said EOU officials, was in constant touch with the kingpin of the scam, Anand Gaurav alias Pintu Yadav, demanding question papers a day before the exam as well as on the day of the examination.
Cannes: Shaunak Sen’s “All That Breathes”, an audience favourite here from the outset, won the 2022 L’Oeil d’Or (Golden Eye) for the best documentary at the 75th Cannes Film Festival on Saturday, making it two in succession for India
“I feel ashamed to say that a very small fraction of the judiciary has become minion. One or two persons are working with an understanding. Not all, only one per cent. They are ordering CBI investigation in every case...,” said TMC MP