Tag: Lok Sabha

1.15 Cr Houses Sanctioned Under PMAY-Urban, 56.20 Lakh Units Already Built: Govt To LS
1.15 Cr Houses Sanctioned Under PMAY-Urban, 56.20 Lakh Units Already Built: Govt To LS

After approval from SLSMCs, states and UTs will submit the proposal to the ministry for approval of central assistance by the central sanctioning and monitoring committee (CSMC).

  • Thursday, 24 March 2022
Lata Mangeshkar
RS, LS To Be Adjourned For An Hour On Monday As Mark Of Respect To Lata Mangeshkar

Both houses of Parliament are witnessing a debate on the motion of thanks on the president's address and Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to reply to the debate in the Lok Sabha on Monday and in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday.

  • Sunday, 06 February 2022
Lok Sabha Adjourned
Lok Sabha Adjourned Sine Die A Day Ahead Of Schedule

The Speaker informed that 44 reports of the Department related Standing Committee were presented in the House and 2,058 papers were laid by the Ministers.

  • Wednesday, 22 December 2021
Amid Heated Exchange, NDPS Amendment Act Gets Parliament's Nod
Amid Heated Exchange, NDPS Amendment Act Gets Parliament's Nod

After the Tripura High Court's observations in June this year, the government had to bring this amendment through the Ordinance as the Parliament was not in session, she said, adding that other High Courts had asked for corrections in 2014, and 2017.

  • Monday, 20 December 2021
Installed Nuclear Power Capacity Grew By Over 40 Per Cent In Last 7 Years: Govt
Installed Nuclear Power Capacity Grew By Over 40 Per Cent In Last 7 Years: Govt

The minister said the current annual production of uranium in the country is not enough to meet the annual fuel requirement of all the operational uranium based nuclear power plants.

  • Wednesday, 15 December 2021
Aparajita Sarangi
Unemployment, Debt Burden In Rural Odisha: BJP MP Aparajita Seeks Centre’s Intervention

Sarangi urged the Speaker to direct the Centre to seek a report from the State government in this regard

  • Tuesday, 14 December 2021
Agriculture Budget Increased To Rs 1,23,000 Crore: Govt
Agriculture Budget Increased To Rs 1,23,000 Crore: Govt

Chaudhary also informed that earlier, the state government used to send memorandum to the Centre for central assistance but now the Centre sends a expert team to the affected areas soon after natural calamities occur and releases assistance to the state for farmers.

  • Tuesday, 14 December 2021
US Sanctions On Iran Have No Bearing On India's Chabahar Port Project: Govt
US Sanctions On Iran Have No Bearing On India's Chabahar Port Project: Govt

Replying to a question from BSP member Ritesh Pandey, the minister also clarified that US sanctions are "not relevant" to India's Chabahar port project in Iran "at all".

  • Friday, 10 December 2021
Suresh Pujari
Mamita Meher Murder Echoes In Parliament As Bargarh BJP MP Demands CBI Probe

Addressing the House, MP Suresh Pujari said that the Odisha government is incapable of handling the Mamita murder case as its MoS (Home) is allegedly involved in it

  • Thursday, 09 December 2021
CDS Bipin Rawat Will Always Be Remembered For His Patriotism: Om Birla
CDS Bipin Rawat Will Always Be Remembered For His Patriotism: Om Birla

The House observed a two-minute silence as mark of respect to the departed souls.

  • Thursday, 09 December 2021
Need Tighter Regulations To Deal With Cybercrimes: IT Minister In Lok Sabha
Need Tighter Regulations To Deal With Cybercrimes: IT Minister In Lok Sabha

Raising the issue of cybercrimes and children becoming victim of cyber bullying, Congress member Hibi Eden had noted that existing cyber laws were "quite weak" to deal with the problem.

  • Wednesday, 08 December 2021
Lok Sabha Passes Bill To Amend Pharma Education And Research Law
Lok Sabha Passes Bill To Amend Pharma Education And Research Law

Replying to some members who raised the point that the government erased the representation of SC and ST members in the Boards of Governors, he said that this was not true, but since the government has reduced the number of Board members for each institute from 23 to 12, therefore,the SC and ST members will be moved to the Council.

  • Monday, 06 December 2021
Lok Sabha
Bills For 5 Year Tenures For CBI, ED Chiefs In Lok Sabha

Opposing the introduction of the two bills, Congress member Shashi Tharoor said the move to extend the tenures of the directors of central investigative agencies were in flagrant disregard of the Supreme Court observations.

  • Friday, 03 December 2021
No Decision On Nationwide NRC Yet: Govt In LS
No Decision On Nationwide NRC Yet: Govt In LS

Till now, the Government has not taken any decision to prepare National Register of Indian Citizens (NRIC) at the national level, Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai said in a written reply to a question.

  • Tuesday, 30 November 2021
Lok Sabha
LS Adjourns Till 2 Pm Amid Oppn Protests; Question Hour Disrupted For Second Straight Day

It is not right, the Speaker repeatedly asserted but as the din continued, he adjourned the proceedings till 2 pm.

  • Tuesday, 30 November 2021
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