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Food Bill an election trick: BJP
New Delhi, Aug 20 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday alleged that the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government having failed to get the National Food Security Bill approved in the Budget Session, considered an ordinance route to enact it, a political promise made in ...
Let the house run, Congress appeals to opposition
New Delhi, Aug 2 : Worried over a repeat of the washed-out budget session in which only two of the listed 16 bills could be passed, the Congress Friday appealed to opposition parties not to disrupt the house in the monsoon session and let legislations be passed for the public good.
Karnataka legislature's budget session from July 12
Bangalore, June 27 : Karnataka legislature will begin its budget session July 12 though the date for budget presentation has not been fixed, state Parliamentary Affairs The budget will be the first of the Congress government in nine years.
Andhra assembly budget session till June 21
Hyderabad, June 10 : The budget session of the Andhra Pradesh legislative assembly, which resumed Monday after a two-and-half-month recess, will continue till June 21.
BRAI Bill referred to Parliamentary panel
New Delhi, May 21, : The contentious Biotechnology Regulatory Authority of India (BRAI) Bill which was tabled in the budget session of the parliament by Union Science and Technology Minister Jaipal Reddy has been sent to the Standing Committee of Science and Technology, Environment and Forests ...
Willing for special session if there is unanimity: Congress
New Delhi, May 18 : Holding the opposition's "disruptionary tactics" responsible for not allowing passage of the food security and land acquisition bills in parliament's budget session, the Congress Saturday expressed its willingness for a special session if the other parties were agreed.
Resignations earlier could have saved parliament session: BJP
New Delhi, May 10 : As Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal appeared likely to quit, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday said had the step been taken earlier, the budget session of parliament would not have been wasted.
National debate needed on food bill: Congress
New Delhi, May 10 : After Sonia Gandhi's pet Food Security Bill could not be passed in the budget session of parliament, the Congress Friday said the issue should become part of a national debate.
Prime Minister meets President
New Delhi, May 9 : Prime Minister Manmohan Singh met President Pranab Mukherjee Thursday and discussed the budget session of parliament, which was adjourned sine die two days ahead of schedule amid a confrontation between the government and opposition on several issues, including the allocation of ...
Budget Session one of 15th Lok Sabha's least productive
New Delhi, May 9 : As the budget session, on of the least productive of the 15th Lok Sabha, abruptly wrapped up Wednesday, figures reveal that the house functioned for only half of its scheduled time.
Congress' big ticket food bill stuck in political gridlock
New Delhi, May 8 : Congress chief Sonia Gandhi's pet legislation, the national food security bill, could not be passed in the budget session of parliament that ended Wednesday as the BJP did not allow the house to run.
Parliament adjourned sine die
New Delhi, May 8 : Both Houses of Parliament adjourned sine die on Wednesday, two days before the scheduled end of the Budget Session.
Government rules out sine die adjournment of Parliament
New Delhi, May 3 : The government on Friday ruled out the sine die adjournment of Parliament before the scheduled end of the Budget Session, and expressed its determination to go ahead with key bills, including the Food Security Bill and the Land Acquisition Bill.
Will move street vendors' bill: Ajay Maken
New Delhi, May 1 : Street vendors associations from across the country Wednesday hailed the government for assurance that it will during the current budget session move the bill to protect the livelihood, dignity and human rights of millions of vendors.
Goa legislator's chair breaks during assembly sitting
Panaji, April 23 : The Goa assembly witnessed an unusual disruption during the budget session sitting Tuesday when a legislator almost fell off as his chair gave way under his weight.
Budget session: PM's statement to media outside Parliament
New Delhi, Apr 22 : Ahead of the start of the second phase of the Budget session, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday addressed the media outside the Parliament.
CPI-M, Andhra parties disrupt Lok Sabha
New Delhi, April 22 : Disruptions by various parties on human rights violations in West Bengal and the Telangana issue led to the Lok Sabha being adjourned till 12 noon Monday, day one of the second half of the budget session.
Parliament: Lok Sabha adjourned till noon
New Delhi, Apr 22 : The Lower House of the parliament was adjourned shortly after the second phase of the Budget session commenced on Monday.
Budget Session resumes today
New Delhi, Apr 22 : The second phase of the Budget Session will commence on Monday after a break, where the government is expected to be cornered by the Oppositions led by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on issues like 2G and coal scams.
UPA on edge; SP, BSP role crucial in parliament
New Delhi, April 21 : Support of the Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party would be crucial for the Congress-led UPA during the remainder of budget session of parliament as the government's failure to get the finance bill passed will imply its lose of majority and result in early elections, ...
NDA appeals to JPC members to reject 2G report
New Delhi, April 20 : Signalling its intention to target Prime Minister Manmohan Singh over the 2G spectrum allocation issue in the second half of budget session starting Monday, the NDA Saturday questioned the "leak" of the JPC's draft report and called on panel members to reject its report.
2G issue heats up again, Raja targets PM
New Delhi, April 19 : Ahead of parliament's budget session resuming Monday, former telecom minister A. Raja Friday targeted Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the 2G spectrum allocation saying everything was done in consultation with him.
Sonia holds strategy meet with Congress leaders
New Delhi, April 19 : With politics hotting up over the draft of the 2G Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) report before the second half of parliament's budget session starting April 22, Congress chief Sonia Gandhi Friday reviewed the party's strategy with leaders, said party sources.
Land acquisition bill gets all party nod
New Delhi, April 18 : The government Thursday achieved a breakthrough when it reached a "broad consensus" on the land acquisition bill, paving the way for its introduction in parliament in the second half of the current budget session, which resumes Monday.
Land acquisition bill gets all party nod
New Delhi, April 18 : The government said Thursday there was broad consensus on the land acquisition bill, paving the way for its introduction in parliament in the second half of the budget session, resuming Monday.
Goa strike: Vegetables, milk supplies unaffected
Panaji, Apr 18 : The supplies of milk and vegetables are largely unaffected although the transporters from the neighbouring Maharasthra and Karnataka are on strike in protest over entry tax levied by the Goa government, Transport Minister Ramkrishna Dhavlikar said on Thursday. "The market is yet to ...
Consensus over Land Bill: Kamal Nath
New Delhi, Apr 18 : In a major move, political parties reached a consensus over the Land Acquisition Bill on Thursday which will be be tabled in the Parliament on the second half of the Budget Session.
Virbhadra's age makes him sharper (Himachal Pradesh Newsletter)
By Vishal Gulati, Shimla, April 12 : Time cannot wither, nor can age affect his political acumen. This and much more became clear to Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh's critics during the just-concluded budget session of the state assembly.
Will pass food bill in budget session: Thomas
New Delhi, April 3 : The government will enact the proposed right to food bill, covering 67 percent of the population, in the second half of the budget session April 22-May 10, Food Minister K.V. Thomas said here Wednesday.
Greenpeace protests power cuts in Delhi
New Delhi, April 1 : Greenpeace India Monday protested poor electricity supply in the city, demonstrating outside the Vidhan Sabha here on the penultimate day of the budget session.