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Why does the new Parliament building have more seats?

The new Parliament has 1,236 seats. The old one had 988. Here’s why.

 The new Parliament has 248 more seats. But why?(AFP)
Published on Jun 07, 2023 05:12 PM IST
ByDeeksha Bhardwaj

After Nepal and Pak, Bangladesh flags mural in new Parliament, wants explanation

India has sought to play down the mural that stoked controversy and last week said the artwork only depicts the spread of the prehistoric Ashokan empire.

Bangladesh minister of state for foreign affairs Shahriar Alam said the high commission in Delhi has been asked to get an “official explanation”. (Twitter/)
Updated on Jun 07, 2023 03:10 PM IST

8 days before Odisha accident, Railway board briefed on safety-first approach

The national transporter showcased an index based on the number of accidents per million train kilometres.

A rescue and search operation being conducted at the accident site in Odisha’s Balasore district, on Saturday. (PTI)
Updated on Jun 07, 2023 05:37 AM IST

New Parliament: Bigger space for PMO, minister offices under preparation

The Monsoon session, usually held in July, is likely to be held in the new Parliament, and officials expect most of the ongoing work to be completed by then.

The new Parliament building was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday. (AFP)
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 07:00 AM IST
By, New Delhi

Mural in new Parliament with Akhand Bharat overtones upsets Nepal’s politicians

Nepal’s political leaders urge Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal to seek the removal of the mural during his visit to India.

Akhand Bharat mural in the new Parliament.
Published on May 31, 2023 11:09 AM IST
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