Droupadi Murmu

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Women's Reservation Bill Gets Approval Of President Murmu, Becomes Law

President of India Droupadi Murmu gave assent to the Women's Reservation Bill, which has now become a law. Tabled by the BJP-led Central Government, the Women's Reservation Bill was approved by the Rajya Sabha and the Lok Sabha recently. After passing with a majority of 450 votes, the bill, ensuring 33% reservation for tirbals, SC/ST and OBC women in politics, was sent to the President of India for her approval.

Fri, 29 Sep 2023 - 06:44 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Women's Reservation Bill, politics, Droupadi Murmu, BJP Government, Law, President of India

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Rahul Gandhi

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Congress Leader Rahul Gandhi Says This On Women's Reservation Bill

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on September 22, demanded that the women's reservation bill be implemented immediately and alleged that the government does not want to do this while distracting from the demand for caste census. The Women's Reservation Bill is a good thing, but two "footnotes" of census and delimitation have been attached, Gandhi told a press conference here a day after the Women's reservation bill was passed by Parliament.

Fri, 22 Sep 2023 - 02:49 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Congress leader, Rahul Gandhi, Women's Reservation Bill, parliament, Indian government


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Women's Reservation Bill Passed In Lok Sabha With 455 Votes

The Women's Reservation Bill, introduced in the special parliament session by the Union Law Minister, finally was passed in the Lok Sabha, on September 20. The bill, aiming to provide 33% quota to women belonging to Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and other Backward Class in the Lok Sabha and assembly seats, has been passed with 455 MPs votes. The bill now will be tabled in Rajya Sabha.

Thu, 21 Sep 2023 - 09:04 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Women's Reservation Bill, parliament, 455 Votes, BJP Government, Special Session

Courtesy: The Hindu

Sonia Gandhi

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Sonia Gandhi To Open Debate Over Women's Reservation Bill In Lok Sabha

Sonia Gandhi, the former President of the Indian National Congress (INC) will open the debate in the Lok Sabha session and will discuss the Women's Reservation Bill. Notably, the Congress is raising claims that tabled by Union Law Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal and the BJP Government, the idea was of Congress. The bill which is yet to be approved and pass will provide 33% reservation to women in politics.

Wed, 20 Sep 2023 - 09:05 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Sonia Gandhi, lok sabha, Parliament Session, Women's Reservation Bill, Congress

Courtesy: India Today

Sonia Gandhi

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Sonia Gandhi Says Women's Reservation Bill Is 'Ours, Congress Seeks Credit

The Congress' parliamentary party chief Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday said the women's reservation bill "is ours", amid speculation that the bill may be tabled in Parliament. The Congress on Monday said it welcomed the reported move as the party has been raising the demand for long. Asked about the bill when she was entering Parliament on Tuesday, Mrs Gandhi said, "It is ours, apna hai."

Tue, 19 Sep 2023 - 04:51 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Congress, Sonia Gandhi, Women's Reservation Bill, statement, Indian Politics

Courtesy: NDTV

PM Narendra Modi

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PM Modi Urges MPs In Parliament To Pass Women's Reservation Bill Unanimously

PM Narendra Modi urged all the Members of Parliament (MPs) in the Parliament to pass the Women's Reservation Bill unanimously. Notably, the Women's Reservation Bill allowing 33% quota for women in the Lok Sabha and Assemblies was tabled in the New Parliament building, during the special session. PM Modi said, this will be a historic day. "Nari Shakti Vandan Adhiniyam' will further empower our democracy," said PM Modi.

Tue, 19 Sep 2023 - 03:55 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: PM Narendra Modi, Women's Reservation Bill, Indian Politics, BJP Government

Courtesy: India Today

PM Narendra Modi

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PM Modi-Led Cabinet Approves Women's Reservation Bill

BJP-led Cabinet approved the Women's Reservation Bill, likely to be introduced in the Special Parliament Session, on September 19. Introduced by the PM Narendra Modi Government, the new Reservation Bill will ensure 33% quota for women in the Lok Sabha and Assemblies. This quota will provide seats for women belonging to SC, ST Tribals and backward classes also, in politics. Cabinet minister, opposition leaders and Congress welcomed the… read-more

Tue, 19 Sep 2023 - 09:36 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: tribals, Women Empowerment, Women's Reservation Bill, Indian Politics, PM Modi Government

Courtesy: India TV News


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BRS MPs Move Adjournment Motion In Parliament

The BRS MPs moved an adjournment motion in the ongoing parliament session, on March 28. As per sources, the BRS leaders in the house are demanding tabling and discussion over the Women's Reservation Bill. Earlier, the BRS MLC K Kavitha also held a day-long sit-in protest at Jantar Mantar, Delhi, demanding the Central Government to introduce the Women's, Reservation Bill. Furthermore, the BRS is planning for another campaign for same.

Tue, 28 Mar 2023 - 09:48 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: MPs, BRS, Women's Reservation Bill, K Kavitha, mlc, telangana government

Courtesy: Pioneernewz

K Kavitha

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K Kavitha To Hold 12 Hour Long Hunger Strike In Delhi

Senior BRS leader and Nizamabad MLC K Kavitha is set to hold 12 hours, hunger strike in Delhi. The strike on March 10, is in the view of the demand of 'introduction of Women's Reservation Bill' in Parliament. Approximately 12 political anti-BJP parties extended support to K Kavitha, Telangana CM K Chandrashekar Rao's daughter. TMC, NCP, National Conference, Janata Dal (United), Rashtriya Janata Dal and Samajwadi Party extended support.

Fri, 10 Mar 2023 - 10:30 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Law, K Kavitha, BRS, jantar mantar, protest, Women's Reservation Bill, parliament

Courtesy: NDTV