03 Feb 2016
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee today condoled the death of veteran Congress leader and former Lok Sabha Speaker Balram Jakhar. He passed away here today. He was 92.
09 Jan 2016
Nagpur: The Railways yesterday introduced a new fully air-conditioned train that will ply between Howrah and Pune.
21 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The Lok Sabha today discussed a bill that provides for declaring certain inland waterways as national waterways.
28 Dec 2015
New Delhi: A proposal has been mooted for constructing another Parliament building with Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan saying the existing 88-year-old structure is showing signs of 'distress' because of ageing and will no longer be able to meet the growing demand for space.
28 Jan 2016
Guwahati: Asam Sahitya Sabha (ASS) yesterday termed the recent demand made by the Bodo Sahitya Sabha to declare Bodo as the official language in the Bodoland Territorial Area districts as 'unconstitutional'.
14 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Lok Sabha proceedings were adjourned for a brief while today amid vociferous protests by Congress and AAP members, including over the issue of Kerala Chief Minister Oomen Chandy being reportedly asked not to attend a Prime Minister's function.
18 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The controversial political developments in Arunchal Pradesh created uproar in the Lok Sabha for the fourth day today with Congress members led by Sonia Gandhi staging a walkout protesting against not being allowed to have their say on the issue.
15 Jan 2016
Indore: The BJP will win more seats in 2019 Lok Sabha polls than what it bagged in 2014 if Rahul Gandhi becomes Congress president, a party leader claimed today.
26 May 2013
The Howrah Lok Sabha by-elections to be held in the shadow of Saradha chit fund scam will be a test case for the Mamata Banerjee government's popularity and for the Congress and the CPI (M) to gauge their standing in West Bengal prior to the 2014 general elections.
05 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Bills aimed at checking rising pollution levels and setting up of a statutory commission for the OBCs were among the 30 private members' bills introduced in the Lok Sabha yesterday.