- CitiesJNU student Umar Khalid gun shot in Delhi, near Parliament house
Independence Day is heading and despite of high security in the capital Delhi, Umar Khalid, an ex student of Jawaharlal Nehru University, was shot at this afternoon at the Constitution Club near parliament. Luckily, Khalid was left unhurt, but the attacker managed to escape from the scene.1 year agoSourcesOne held for burning Constitution's copy: Police
A youth leader was arrested from Haryana on charge of burning a copy of the Constitution of India and shouting slogan against Dr B.R. Ambedkar at a protest here, police said on Sunday.1 year agoPoliticsRajya Sabha election: How Rajya Sabha members are elected?
Recently, there was a poll for the selection of Rajya Sabha deputy chariman. The post was vacant since June this year following the retirement of PK Kurien. The BJP-led NDA's nominee is Harivansh Narayan Singh, a parliamentarian from Bihar. On the other hand, Congress has voted for its candidate, BK Hariprasad, MP from Karnataka. BJP candidate Harivansh Narayan Singh won the seat with 125 votes, while UPA candidate got 105 votes1 year agoSources'Most productive monsoon session of Parliament since 2000'
The Monsoon session of Parliament, which concluded on Friday, was the "most productive" such session since 2000, with the House working 110 per cent of its scheduled time.1 year agoSourcesRuckus stalls RS proceedings, House adjourned till 2.30 p.m.
The Rajya Sabha on Friday saw repeated disruptions and was adjourned till 2.30 p.m. amid ruckus created by the opposition over various issues, including the Rafale jet deal.1 year agoSourcesNeed to check criminalisation of politics, Centre tells SC
The Centre on Thursday conceded that the stage has come to stop criminalisation of politics by barring persons facing criminal charges from entering the legislatures, but it told the Supreme Court to let Parliament take a call instead of judiciary.1 year agoSourcesAAP to give privilege notice against Rajnath for 'misleading' Parliament (Lead)
The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday said it will submit a privilege notice in the Lok Sabha against Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh for what it called "misleading" Parliament on its demand for Delhi's full statehood.1 year agoSourcesIndia's CPWD to build psychiatric hospital in South Sudan
After constructing the Afghan Parliament building in Kabul, India's Central Public Works Department (CPWD) has now taken up the challenging task of building a Rs 120 crore psychiatric-care hospital in war-ravaged South Sudan's capital Juba.1 year agoSourcesMamata dividing people over NRC: BJP
Senior BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya on Saturday alleged that West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has changed her stand on illegal immigrants, saying she was trying to make an issue out of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam to divide people.1 year agoSourcesRajya Sabha members concerned over reduced sittings, disruptions
Members of the Rajya Sabha on Friday expressed concern over reduced Parliament sittings annually, with some seeking an effective system to prevent and arrest the decline in parliamentary productivity due to disruptions.1 year agoTop Stories