Parliament Winter Session

  • Last day of Parliament: Has the 15th Lok Sabha been the worst performing? 21-02-2014 10:14 PM

    The 15th Lok Sabha which sat between 2009 and 2014 was marred by several disruptions and controversies, but as the last session of Parliament ended today ahead of the 2014 general elections, leaders across the political divide spoke in even tones. ...
  • Telangana: TDP chief alleges Congress conspiracy, to meet Modi today 05-02-2014 01:16 PM

    New Delhi: As Parliament witnessed stormy scenes on the Telangana Bill on Day 1 of its Winter session, TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu alleged a Congress conspiracy in Andhra Pradesh. "There is match-fixing between the Congress, Jagan Mohan Reddy (YSR Congress) and the Telangana Rashtra Samithi. The nation has to understand...
  • Telangana, Taniam death, chopper deal, communal violence rock LS, RS on Day 1 05-02-2014 10:23 AM

    New Delhi: The Congress was attacked on all fronts on Wednesday as Parliament reconvened for the Winter Session. The death of the Arunachal Pradesh student, the Telangana Bill, the multi-million chopper deal and the Prevention of Communal Violence Bill were all used by the Opposition to launch scathing attacks on...
  • Winter Session: Will it be smooth sailing for UPA-II? 11-11-2012 08:33 PM

    New Delhi: Ten days to go for the Winter Session of Parliament, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has embarked on what is being labelled as meal diplomacy. After dining with Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Saturday, the PM hosted BSP supremo Mayawati on Sunday afternoon, and even though Mayawati...
  • Govt likely to table Lokpal Bill on December 20 15-12-2011 06:40 PM

    New Delhi: Even as the standoff between Team Anna and the government on the Lokpal Bill continues, the latter is likely to table it in Parliament on December 20. According to government sources, the discussion and actual passage of the bill could take place in a special extended session that...