22 Jul 2015
New Delhi: The proceedings in Lok Sabha were washed out today on the first working day of the Monsoon Session with an aggressive Opposition seeking removal of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhra Raje in connection with Lalit Modi row.
22 Apr 2015
New Delhi: For the second straight day, the government found itself in an awkward situation in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday as lack of quorum delayed post-lunch proceedings.
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.
07 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The issues of price rise and rail fare hike disrupted proceedings in Lok Sabha on the opening day of the Budget Session on Monday with Opposition insisting for a discussion on the matter with adjournment motions.
27 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan should designate a member of the Lower House of Parliament as Leader of the Opposition even if “there is no clear applicable rule”, feels one of her predecessors Somnath Chatterjee.
07 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday justified the hike of 14.2 percent in passenger fares and raised freight rates, saying the former Congress-led UPA government was responsible for the poor state of the Indian Railways.
18 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Janata Dal-United (JD-U) MP Sharad Yadav on Tuesday said blocking the live telecast of the Lok Sabha proceedings was beyond tolerance.
08 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Major tax reform--GST Bill—will be taken up by Lok Sabha on Monday, with virtually all political parties backing this legislation.
07 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Major tax reform--Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill—will be taken up by Lok Sabha on Monday, with virtually all political parties backing this legislation.
24 Apr 2012
Displaying seriousness to deal with piracy, the government on Tuesday introduced a bill in the Lok Sabha that provides for recognising it as a crime and lays down norms for prosecution of pirates apprehended by Indian authorities with punishment up to life term.