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Thursday, Aug 06, 2020

Upper house

Aug 02, 2020 23:56
The 8,700 square metre plot in RK Puram is worth more than ₹200 crore, and was allotted to the Rajya Sabha in 2003 to construct a guest hostel for the Upper House’s MPs and accommodation for its officers. read more
Jun 20, 2020 21:04
Extending a warm welcome to them, Naidu hoped to meet all of them at the earliest and wished them success in their endeavours to contribute their bit to the transformation of the nation. read more
Jun 11, 2020 20:18
The decision comes in the wake of the Rajya Sabha secretariat stemming losses incurred on paying for journeys not undertaken. read more
Feb 21, 2020 23:31
The Rajya Sabha owns about 25 cars, but most of them are either old or have frequent servicing issues, requiring their replacement. read more
Feb 20, 2020 03:46
The panel has also suggested that discussions under rule 267— a route favoured by Opposition parties demanding an urgent debate — be restricted to just half-an-hour and all the rules be made gender-neutral. read more
Jan 30, 2020 23:41
In August 2019, the Lok Sabha Speaker and the Rajya Sabha chairman urged the government to expand and modernise the colonial-era Parliament building. read more
Jan 01, 2020 02:05
The plan involves restructuring the Central Vista in a move that will include a common secretariat, a new Parliament complex, and a redesigned Rajpath, while also razing a dozen government offices. read more
Dec 12, 2019 00:05
The bill was passed by the Lok Sabha shortly after midnight on Tuesday, following which Rajya Sabha passed the bill on Wednesday. read more
Dec 11, 2019 23:36
“The bill provides citizenship to many who have been rendered helpless but it is not a legislation that takes away anyone’s citizenship. Nobody needs to fear it,” Amit Shah said. read more
Dec 11, 2019 18:47
Rajya Sabha held a six-hour-long debate on the bill and voted after Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s reply. read more
Nov 27, 2019 00:05
In the book, Azad recalls that, in Colonial India, the “Champaran Agrarian Bill” was introduced in then Bihar-Orissa legislative assembly, several members demanded that it should be referred to a select committee. read more
Nov 27, 2019 00:03
A motion by Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam MP Tiruchi Siva to send the bill to a select committee was defeated 67 Nos to 48 Ayes, with one abstention. read more
Nov 24, 2019 03:23
At the end of the first week, the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha have consumed 109% and 89% of its allotted time, according to the PRS Legislative Research even as the Opposition parties launched protests on electoral bond, withdrawal of Special Protection... read more
Nov 22, 2019 00:39
The current uniform of the marshals was designed by the National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad, a senior Rajya Sabha functionary said on condition of anonymity. read more