Question Hour

  • Last day of 15th Lok Sabha a productive day 21-02-2014 03:44 PM

    New Delhi: The last day of the 15th Lok Sabha was by all means a productive day. It was the first occasion during the 13-day extended Winter Session when the House took up Question Hour. The Question Hour, which is generally regarded as very important as members could utilise it...
  • BJP gives notice for suspension of Question Hour to pass Lokpal Bill 16-12-2013 07:23 PM

    New Delhi: Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley on Monday gave notice for suspension of Question Hour on Tuesday to pass the Lokpal Bill. Sources said Jaitley gave the notice after the all-party meeting convened by Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari to reach a consensus on the Lokpal...
  • Fresh uproar over coalgate; Rajya Sabha adjourned 25-04-2013 03:38 PM

    New Delhi: Proceedings were washed out for the third consecutive day in Rajya Sabha as BJP created uproar on the coalgate issue demanding resignation of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and dismissal of Law Minister Ashwani Kumar. Lok Sabha, which did not transact any business during the last two working days...
  • Rajya Sabha adjourned till noon after BJP, SP uproar 25-04-2013 12:00 PM

    New Delhi: Rajya Sabha was on Thursday was adjourned till noon after opposition BJP and UPA ally SP created ruckus in the House over separate issues. While BJP persisted with its demand for resignation of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh over the coalgate scam, SP members trooped into the well raising...
  • SP stalls Question Hour in Rajya Sabha 04-12-2012 11:50 AM

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  • P Chidambaram faces Opposition ire in RS 14-12-2011 01:01 PM

    New Delhi: Continuing its boycott of Home Minister P Chidambaram, opposition BJP and AIADMK on Wednesday created ruckus in Rajya Sabha whenever the minister rose to answer queries put to him during the Question Hour. "Chidambaram istifa do (Chidambaram quit)," they shouted, demanding the Home Minister's resignation for his alleged...
  • Parliament adjourned over Guj Lokayukta issue 30-08-2011 11:01 AM

    New Delhi: The appointment of Lokayukta in Gujarat rocked Parliament on Tuesday, with an agitated BJP terming it as "undemocratic" and demanding recall of Governor Kamla Beniwal accusing her of violating the federal structure. BJP members created uproar in both Houses over the issue. Lok Sabha failed to transact any...
  • Lok Sabha sittings should be increased: Kumar 03-06-2011 05:08 PM

    New Delhi: Speaker Meira Kumar feels that Lok Sabha sittings should be increased to 100 days in a year so that various problem being faced by people in the country can be debated and discussed. She also favoured building consensus to change the timing of the Question Hour in Lok...
  • Question Hour shifts to 2 pm in Rajya Sabha 08-03-2011 05:11 PM

    New Delhi: Question Hour in the Rajya Sabha was taken up at 2 PM instead of 11 AM after Chairman Hamid Ansari announced change in the order of business in view of frequent disruptions. Ansari who presides over the House during Question Hour in the morning on Tuesay came in...
  • Mamata's wit keeps House in good humour 23-04-2010 03:39 PM

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  • Watch: Only 2 MPs turn up for Question Hour, LS adjourned 30-11-2009 11:22 PM

    The Lok Sabha saw a new low on Monday. ...
  • MPs' absent, Question Hour cut short 30-11-2009 12:47 PM

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  • Raid Vice-President's pockets: BJP 08-12-2006 01:09 PM

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