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India19, Nov 2019, 10:01 AM IST
Discussion on air pollution, climate change in Parliament today
The Winter session of the Parliament is ongoing and the discussion on air pollution and climate change expected to be on the floors in the Lok Sabha. The discussion assumes significance as Delhi and its adjoining regions have been battling severe pollution levels in the last few days mainly due to stubble burning by farmers in Haryana and Punjab.
India18, Nov 2019, 3:21 PM IST
Winter Session: Lok Sabha pays tribute to Ram Jethmalani, Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj
From former finance minister Arun Jaitley to former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, members of the Lok Sabha paid tribute to political leaders in the ongoing Winter Session
India23, Oct 2019, 10:55 AM IST
With BJP up in arms, Congress MP's wife apologises for 'Fate is like rape' post on Facebook
Anna Linda Eden, wife of Hibi Eden, Congress Lok Sabha member from Ernakulam, on Tuesday (October 22) apologised and said her post, which was withdrawn, meant no offence. She added that she meant that one should face all situations with a smile. BJP leader Tom Vadakkan said it would have been appropriate if she had openly apologised to both rape survivors and flood victims.
India11, Oct 2019, 7:03 PM IST
Maharashtra Elections: Mallikarjun Kharge walks a tight rope
A loss in his home turf Kalaburagi in the Lok Sabha election and now a tough challenge to oversee the Congress campaign in the Maharashtra Assembly election, Mallikarjun Kharge is no doubt walking a tight rope. A win will stamp his authority on Karnataka Congress, but a loss could mean the end of his political career.
India2, Oct 2019, 2:45 PM IST
Lal Bahadur Shastri Jayanti: President Kovind, VP Naidu, political leaders pay floral tribute at Vijay Ghat
Along with Gandhi Jayanti, October 2 also marks the birth anniversary of the second prime minister of India, Lal Bahadur Shastri. Political leaders including President Kovind, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh and others paid tributes at Vijay Ghat.
India1, Oct 2019, 6:01 PM IST
Karnataka: Lingayat issue, infighting led to Congress rout in Lok Sabha polls, says party internal report
Issues relating to separate religion status for Lingayats and infighting in the state Congress led to the downfall of the party in the Lok Sabha and state elections, a report said.
India30, Sep 2019, 8:04 PM IST
After DK Shivakumar, brother DK Suresh under ED radar; BJP says 'let's not politicise'
Karnataka Congress leader DK Shivakumar's brother, DK Suresh, has been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED). Karnataka deputy chief minister Ashwath Narayan said, "These events should not be politicised.
India26, Sep 2019, 1:45 PM IST
DMK paid left parties and allies Rs 40 crore for Lok Sabha polls; CPI(M) refutes claims
The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) allegedly paid left parties such as the Communist Party of India (Marxist) and Communist Party of India and its allies as much as Rs 40 crore before the Lok Sabha elections.
India21, Sep 2019, 11:43 AM IST
Only Pulwama attack-like incident can change people's mood in Maharashtra: Sharad Pawar
Sharad Pawar fuels controversy, says before Lok Sabha elections, there was an environment of anger and distress against Prime Minister Narendra Modi. However, Pulwama attack on CRPF jawans had changed the entire scenario.
India14, Sep 2019, 11:28 AM IST
BJP MPs replace Congress MPs in parliamentary panels on finance and external affairs
Congress MPs Veerappa Moily, Shashi Tharoor who headed the standing committees on finance and external affairs have been replaced by BJP MPs.Standing committees are allocated by Lok Sabha Speaker and Rajya Sabha Chairman on the recommendation of the government.
India10, Sep 2019, 5:48 PM IST
Urmila Matondkar quits Congress: How the actress had allegedly hurt Hindu sentiments, ahead of Lok Sabha polls 2019
Just one month before the Lok Sabha elections 2019, Urmila Matondkar had hurt the sentiments of Hindus as she said Hinduism is the most violent religion
India8, Sep 2019, 9:54 AM IST
Former Union law minister, prominent lawyer Ram Jethmalani passes away at 95
During Atal Bihari Vajpayee-led NDA government, Ram Jethmalani was elected as BJP MP in the sixth and seventh Lok Sabha
India2, Sep 2019, 1:45 PM IST
West Bengal: BJP MP claims police injured him; party observes 12-hour bandh
BJP Lok Sabha MP Arjun Singh was injured after a huge clash broke out in the Bhatpara-Kankinara area on Sunday(September 1)
Politics29, Aug 2019, 1:13 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan allocates Rs 500 crore to install de-addiction centres in state
During the recent Lok Sabha and Assembly election campaign, Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy assured people that he would completely prohibit liquor sales in the state
India27, Aug 2019, 7:02 PM IST
RBI payout to Centre: Nirmala Sitharaman reacts to Rahul Gandhi's 'stealing' comment
Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman reacted to Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's comment about Centre availing a payout of Rs 1.76 lakh crore from the RBI and said that it reminds her of his comments of chor (thief) against the BJP during Lok Sabha election that had backfired