Lok Sabha Adjourned Until Next Day Amid Ruckus
Amid the ruckus of the opposition, the Lok Sabha proceedings has been adjourned for the day. Notably, the Congress and opposition Members of Parliament (MPs) demanded a discussion over the recent disqualification of Rahul Gandhi as Lok Sabha MP and the Adani V/S Hindenburg matter. In addition, the non BJP MPs also demanded a discussion over the recently introduced Amended Finance Bill 2023.
Tags: lok sabha, MPs, Proceedings Adjourned, Indian Politics
Courtesy: The Hans India
Mahua Moitra Hits Back At BJP Over Language Remark
Trinamool Congress leader Mahua Moitra hits back at the BJP who asked her to mind her language in the Lok Sabha. On February 8, Moitra hit back at the BJP saying, "BJP is saying how can I use such a word being woman, do I need to be a man to be able to give it back as good as it gets? So there's patriarchy."
Tags: Trinamool Congress, Indian Politician, Mahua Moitra, lok sabha, politician
Courtesy: India Today
Take Action Against Baseless Allegations Of Rahul Gandhi: MP Nishikant Dubey
BJP MP Nishikant Dubey demanded action against the former President of the Congress Rahul Gandhi, for his allegations against PM Narendra Modi. On February 8, Dubey wrote to Lok Sabha and urged the Parliament to take action against Gandhi, saying the allegations of Rahul Gandhi against the BJP and PM Narendra Modi are baseless and derogatory and without any kind of evidences.
Tags: BJP, Nishikant dubey, Rahul Gandhi, parliament, lok sabha
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Rahul Gandhi Shares Experience Of Bharat Jodo Yatra In Parliament
Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi recently concluded his 'Bharat Jodo Yatra' and expressed his views and results with this initiative. During the Parliament Session, addressing the Lok Sabha, Gandhi said during the yatra, people came to him expressing their views and issues, and he used to share his point of view over the issue, like unemployment, price hike and others. However, the desire to express his views vanish later.
Tags: Rahul Gandhi, Indian National Congress, Bharat Jodo Yatra, Parliament Session, lok sabha
Courtesy: India Today
No Proposal For Menstrual Leaves At Educational Institutions Considered: Union Ministry
The Union Education Ministry replied in Lok Sabha over the question of getting menstrual leave for students at educational institutions. On February 6, Union Education Minister Subhas Sarkar said, "No such proposal is under consideration in the ministry." The reply was in view of the Kerala Government's announcement that it would grant menstrual leaves to females. However, the Union Ministry asked the concerned authority to ensure menstrual… read-more
Tags: Education Ministry, Menstrual Leaves, Educational institutions, lok sabha, Kerala Government
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
Electricity Amendment Bill 2022 Introduced In Lok Sabha For Approval: Monsoon Parliament
In the Lok Sabha, the Central Government introduced a bill to amend the Electricity Act, allowing non-discriminatory open access to distribution networks of power suppliers. The Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2022 was introduced by Power Minister RK Singh, on August 8, amid the opposition's protest. Notably, opposition leaders claimed that the newly amended bill would take away the rights of state governments, to provide electricity. The bill… read-more
Tags: lok sabha, parliament, Electricity Act, Union Minister, Opposition Party
Courtesy: Press Trust of India
Rajya Sabha Takes Up National Anti-Doping Bill
The National Anti-Doping Bill was introduced in Rajya Sabha on August 3, after being passed in Lok Sabha last week. The bill seeks to provide a statutory framework in the form of legislation, that bans doping in the sports industry. The bill also seeks to provide legal sanctity to anti-doping agencies such as NADA and NADL. Minister Anurag Thakur, the law will protect the rights of all sportspersons.
Tags: Anurag Thakur, rajya sabha, lok sabha, Steroid Laws, Anti-Doping Bill
Courtesy: Press Trust Of India
Lok Sabha Passes Wild Life (Protection) Amendment Bill-2021
Lok Sabha passed the Wild Life (Protection) Amendment Bill-2021, with amendments like the principal Act for better management of protected areas for wildlife. Furthermore, the bill also mentions the explanation for certain activities like grazing bona fide and others for wildlife protection. Passed on August 2, the bill was moved by Environment Minister Bhupender Yadav, who asserted that development and environment protection go together,… read-more
Tags: Wildlife(1851), lok sabha, Bill Passed, Environment Minister, Indian Govt
Courtesy: Press Trust of India
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla Lifts Suspension Of 4 Congress MPs
The impasse in the Lower House was broken on August 1 when the Lok Sabha passed a motion to lift the suspension of MPs. As a result, the suspension of four Congress MPs has been lifted. Speaker Om Birla dismissed four Congress Lok Sabha MPs, including Manickam Tagore, Ramya Haridas, Jothimani, and TN Prathapa, for carrying banners within the House in protest on… read-more
Tags: Congress, lok sabha, Suspension, Congress MP, revoked
Courtesy: Deccan Herald
3 More MPs Suspended From Rajya Sabha For 'Disrupting' Proceedings
Three more MPs were suspended from Rajya Sabha, for allegedly "disrupting" the assembly proceedings. The suspension is valid for this week. The suspended members include AAP MP Sushil Kumar Gupta, AAP MP Sandeep Kumar Pathak and independent MP Ajit Kumar Bhuyan. With this, a total of 23 MPs have been suspended from Rajya Sabha since July 26. Meanwhile, four MPs… read-more
Tags: rajya sabha, lok sabha, Suspended, mp, parliament