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Article 370: Cong calls meeting of top leadership to strategise its stand on Friday

Going against the party's stand, senior Congress leaders Janardan Dwivedi, Scindia and Deepender Hooda have voiced support to the move.

08 Aug 2019 8:08 AM

Session number 249 best in last 17 years: Venkaiah Naidu

Before the House adjourned sine die, Mr Naidu informed that the session “recorded best of all performances.”

08 Aug 2019 3:29 AM

249th session witnessed best in last 17 years, 31 Bills passed: RS Chairman Naidu

He also complimented the members for the Bills and resolution on Jammu and Kashmir.

07 Aug 2019 4:56 PM

Rajya Sabha set new normal in highly productive session: Naidu

Venkaiah Naidu also lauded the ‘mutual understanding’ between ruling and opposition members in running the House smoothly.

07 Aug 2019 1:45 PM

36 Bills, 281 hrs: Modi 2.0 produces most productive Parliamentary session

In first Budget session after the newly elected Modi govt took charge, LS worked for 281 hrs, which is 135 per cent of the scheduled hrs.

07 Aug 2019 12:38 PM


‘Don’t worry, will sort it out son’: Gautam Gambhir reminds Shahid Afridi about 'aggression' in PoK

On Monday, hours after the Centre scrapped Article 370, Afridi hit out at the UN for its silence and urged Donald Trump to intervene.

06 Aug 2019 12:53 PM

As government revokes Article 370, Indians rush to look for property in Kashmir

Article 370 of the Constitution that gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir was scrapped on Monday.

06 Aug 2019 11:37 AM

Parliament House should be modernised: M Venkaiah Naidu

‘I want to make a request to PM that on 75th anniversary of freedom of India in 2022, modernisation of Parliament is undertaken," he said.

05 Aug 2019 4:33 PM

Sensex tanks over 418 points amid Centre’s Jammu and Kashmir move

After cracking over 700 points in day trade, Sensex pared losses to close at 36,699.84, still down by 418.38 points.

05 Aug 2019 4:11 PM

Article 370 revoked, Centre breaks down Jammu and Kashmir into 2 UTs

‘Not sure how long I'll be able to communicate. Is this the India we acceded to?' PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti asked.

05 Aug 2019 2:38 PM


Find your party prez first: Shah slams Diggy after being asked to leave BJP post

'You should leave your the party presidentship and coronate (JP) Nadda ji,' Singh said.

03 Aug 2019 8:33 AM

UAPA gets nod from Rajya Sabha bill, to sharpen anti-terror laws

The House passed the amendment to the law with 147 votes in favour and 42 against it.

02 Aug 2019 1:56 PM

Can't compare Hafiz Saeed, Gautam Navlakha: Chidambaram warns of UAPA bill misuse

Chidambaram said amendment violates rights of an individual and if the Bill is passed in the Upper House, the Congress will move SC.

02 Aug 2019 1:46 PM

Hyderabad-based Muslim organisation to approach SC over Triple Talaq bill

On July 30, the Rajya Sabha passed Triple Talaq Bill after rejecting the Opposition's demand to refer the Bill to the Select Committee.

02 Aug 2019 1:44 PM

First case under new Triple Talaq Law registered in Mathura

On the basis of a complaint by the victim's mother, a case was registered under section 4 of the Triple Talaq Law.

02 Aug 2019 1:29 PM


Manmohan Singh likely to be nominated to Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan

The Rajya Sabha seat from Rajasthan fell vacant after the death of BJP leader Madan Lal Saini on June 24.

02 Aug 2019 12:03 PM

Parliament session may futher extend till August 9

Government till last weekend had introduced more than two dozen bills, a record of sorts for Budget and first session of LS in last 15 yrs.

01 Aug 2019 8:26 AM

Opposition cries foul over Triple Talaq Bill

The joint Opposition press conference, however, showed the depleted ranks of the Opposition.

01 Aug 2019 1:20 AM

Law ensures justice for India’s Muslim women

In India, the passing of the law by the BJP, otherwise seen as anti-minorities due to its Hindutva orientation, may be seen as discriminatory.

01 Aug 2019 12:00 AM

Woman gets triple talaq, day after RS passes bill; attempts suicide

The Rajya Sabha passed the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage), Bill, 2019, on Tuesday.

31 Jul 2019 7:19 PM