Parliament proceedings live updates | Allied healthcare professionals are the ‘frontline warriors’: Congress MP

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr The Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha are scheduled to consider, discuss and pass bills including amendments to the Constitution (Scheduled Castes) Order Bill and Medical Termination of Pregnancy Bill 2020. The National Commission for Allied and Healthcare Professions Bill, 2020, which was introduced in the House by Union Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan, will […]

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Parliament proceedings live | Not every change in weather is because of climate change: Javadekar

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar makes a statement in the Lok Sabha regarding the recent developments pertaining to the welfare of Indians living abroad, NRIs and PIOs in the COVID-19 situation. He will make a statement in the Rajya Sabha too. Both Houses saw multiple adjournments on all days of last week as […]

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Opposition creating fake narrative on Budget, says Nirmala Sitharaman

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Finance Minister rebuts criticism of Budget being pro-rich. Countering the Opposition’s attack, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said they were creating a “false narrative” of the Union Budget 2021-22 being pro-rich and asserted that the Budget was an instrument to construct atmanirbhar bharat.  In an hour long reply to the debate on […]

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Parliament proceedings | India is in a state of undeclared emergency: Mahua Moitra of TMC

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivered his response to Motion of Thanks on the President’s Address in the Upper House. The Rajya Sabha also passed the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation (Amendment) Bill, 2021. The Lok Sabha will take up a discussion on Union Budget if the Motion of Thanks on the President’s Address ends […]

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Viral video: Gehlot calls Dotasra for discussion, BJP demands CM’s resignation – jaipur

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Cornered by the opposition after the ruling party MLA’s video went viral, Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot will hold discussion with state party chief Govind Singh Dotasra on the issue on Monday, Congress leaders said. Meanwhile, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has demanded CM’s resignation. The alleged video of Mahendrajeet Singh Malviya, Congress […]

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No plan for mandatory pharma code, says govt – Times of India

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr NEW DELHI: For over four years the government has been maintaining that it was drafting a mandatory code on ethical marketing of pharmaceuticals with penal provisions since the voluntary code had not worked. But it has now admitted in Parliament that it has no intention of making the code mandatory. On September 18, […]

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Parliament proceedings live updates | Rajya Sabha discusses the Bilateral Netting of Qualified Financial Contracts Bill

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr The Parliament will function today sans Opposition parties. Opposition parties boycotted Parliament on Tuesday too, first walking out of Rajya Sabha in the morning and later from Lok Sabha at around 4 p.m., protesting against the flawed passage of the two farm bills in the Upper House on Sunday that resulted in violent […]

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Eight MPs suspended from Rajya Sabha over unruly behaviour

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr A total of eight MPs were suspended from Rajya Sabha on Monday for unruly behaviour on Sunday. The MPs include Derek O Brien, Sanjay Singh, Raju Satav, KK Ragesh, Ripun Bora, Dola Sen, Syed Nazir Hussain and Elamaran Karim. Condemning the MP’s misbehaviour with Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh on Sunday, Rajya Sabha Chairman […]

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Parliament proceedings live: No community spread of COVID-19 in India, says JD(U) MP Rajiv Ranjan Singh

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Rajya Sabha on Sunday witnessed chaos as the ruling party passed the contentious Agriculture Bills amidst prolonged protests by the Opposition. The protesting MPs occupied the well and shouted slogans, resulting in the Upper House being adjourned for a brief duration. Also read: Why are the Agriculture Bills being opposed The monsoon session […]

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DoT proposes telcos to undertake network audits

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr The department of telecommunications (DoT) has proposed that telecom companies undertake network audits to address security risks from spyware and malware, minister of state for communications Sanjay Dhotre said. In a written reply submitted to the Rajya Sabha, the minister said telecom equipment and network could have backdoor and trapdoor vulnerabilities, adding operators […]

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