02 Jul 2015
New Delhi: A Parliamentary panel has recommended a hike in the salary of MPs, sources said. While the exact hike recommended was not disclosed, a panel member said the recommendation is for between 75 to 100 percent raise in the MPs' emoluments.
30 Jun 2015
Thiruvananthapuram: In a shot in the arm for the Congress-led UDF government in Kerala ahead of Assembly polls next year, K S Sabarinadhan today won the Aruvikkara by-poll with a margin of 10,128 votes defeating his nearest rival M Vijayakumar of the LDF spearheaded by CPI-M.
24 Jun 2015
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today said the outcome of June 27 Aruvikkara Assembly by-poll would be a referendum on the four-year rule of his government and also on the Opposition LDF's performance.
11 May 2015
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his government on Monday came under attack in Lok Sabha over the move against 'defamatory news', with BJP saying it was a reminder of the Emergency.
07 May 2015
New Delhi: The Budget session of the Lok Sabha, which was to conclude on Friday, has been extended by three more days and will now end on May 13 with Government set to push the contentious land acquisition bill.
07 May 2015
New Delhi: Lok Sabha on Thursday passed a bill that provides for trying juveniles aged between 16 and 18 years for heinous crimes under laws for adults, with the government insisting that it had tried to strike a "fine balance" to ensure that no injustice was done to innocent children.
12 Jun 2015
New Delhi: A Bill giving rights to transgenders will be tabled during the next Session of Parliament, Union Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Thaawar Chand Gehlot said today.
22 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national spokesperson MJ Akbar will be the party's candidate for by-election to a Rajya Sabha seat from Jharkhand.
28 Jun 2015
Varanasi: Heavy downpour has led to water logging in the ground where Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to address ‘Vikas Sabha’ in his parliamentary constituency here on Sunday, leaving officials worried.
13 May 2015
New Delhi: The issue of mega food park Rahul Gandhi's constituency Amethi again generated heat in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday with Congress accusing government of resorting to "politics of vendetta" on development issues.