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Special House book put on hold: Sources

Parliament put on hold its ambitious volume to commemorate 70 years of Indian democracy.

17 Dec 2018 6:21 AM

No work in Parliament for fourth consecutive day

Both the Houses were adjourned for the day amid sparring between the treasury and the opposition benches on the issue.

15 Dec 2018 12:59 AM

Google will require verification for European political ad buyers

Advertisers will have to submit an application for verification.

24 Nov 2018 9:21 AM

No SC/ST Act arrest if penalty less than 7-yr jail: Allahabad HC

Lucknow bench order could lead to a fresh tussle, adds new twist to SC/ST controversy.

13 Sep 2018 1:52 AM

Sri Lanka Speaker meets PM Modi

Greater people-to-people contact between India and Sri Lanka would enhance relations between the two nations.

11 Sep 2018 12:57 AM


Defence minister defends Nirmala Sitharaman post row

The venue was already set up for the press conference but the officials were hurriedly summoned to sit among the media for the review.

26 Aug 2018 1:00 AM

Atal Bihari Vajpayee was a decisive leader, says RSS

A former RSS prachark, Vajpayee had once described the RSS as his soul in an article written by him in 1995 in the RSS weekly Organiser.

17 Aug 2018 2:16 AM

Imran Khan borrows waistcoat for I-card picture

The employee happily obliged by the demand and took off his waistcoat while helping the Prime Minister-in-waiting to wear it.

14 Aug 2018 6:37 AM

CM Banerjee unmoved by event cancellation

St Stephen’s College had cancelled address by Ms Banerjee.

31 Jul 2018 12:32 AM

Parliament passes bill for quick prosecution in cheque bounce

Over 16 lakh cases of cheque bounce are pending in subordinate courts.

27 Jul 2018 9:59 AM


Hunger deaths echo in Parliament

During his reply, Mr Singh also said that country was trying to eradicate poverty which was an ongoing process.

27 Jul 2018 4:05 AM

PM Modi to visit 3 African nations next week

Not in race with China in Africa, says India.

21 Jul 2018 6:03 AM

Delhi HC sets aside Kanhaiya penalty

Kanhaiya had moved high court on July 17 seeking direction to quash the office order of July 4 passed by JNU through the chief proctor.

21 Jul 2018 4:22 AM

Venkaiah Naidu pulls up Union Minister Jitendra Singh for saying ‘I beg to...’

Venkaiah Naidu said members can just state that 'I rise to present a report etc. They need not beg.'

19 Jul 2018 9:43 PM

Govt likely to withdraw FRDI Bill in current Parliament session

The bill, introduced in the the lower house on August 11, 2017, has a 'bail-in' clause.

18 Jul 2018 7:54 PM


Government justifies contest from 2 constituencies

It said the petitioner had failed to demonstrate the injustice it may cause to the voters at large and could not ask the court to legislate.

17 Jul 2018 1:19 AM

Highchairs and cuddles - how parliaments are catering for lawmaker mums

In New Zealand, men are also allowed to bring their infants into the debating chamber.

16 Jul 2018 11:55 AM

SIRI interrupts UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson in Parliament

Siri's interruption prompted the Speaker of the Commons, John Bercow, to ask "what a very rum business that is."

05 Jul 2018 3:37 PM

Three drunken youth trying to enter parliament held

Three quarters of alcohol bottle have also been recovered from their possession.

21 Jun 2018 4:48 AM

Delhi HC junks PIL seeking probe in 39 Indians’ killing in Iraq

Court raps lawyer, such pleas deserve ‘condemnation’, have to be ‘strongly discouraged’.

07 Jun 2018 7:16 AM