03 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Breaking her silence, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today said she had not made any request to the British government for issue of travel documents to controversial former IPL chief Lalit Modi and asserted that all allegations against her were 'baseless and unfounded'.
25 Aug 2015
New Delhi: BJP will not take any action against its defiant Lok Sabha member Shatrughan Sinha till after the Bihar election, a senior party leader said. Asked whether the BJP would take action against Sinha, the leader said on condition of anonymity: "Will talk after counting in Bihar election."
23 Jul 2015
Patna: Eyeing a slice of minority votes in the forthcoming Bihar Assembly elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today re-inducted former Rajya Sabha member Sabir Ali to its fold.
10 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The Samajwadi Party on Monday assured Speaker Sumitra Mahajan that it would not join the protests led by the Congress in the Lok Sabha. SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav conveyed this to the speaker during a meeting after the first adjournment of the Lok Sabha in the morning.
06 May 2015
New Delhi: Rajya Sabha on Wednesday unanimously passed a historic bill to operationalise the Land Boundary Agreement with Bangladesh that provides for exchange of territories to settle the 41-year border issue.
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.
13 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said Congress was 'wrong' in obstructing External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj when she spoke in Lok Sabha yesterday and said she felt 'aghast' at the frequent disruptions which are 'damaging' to democracy.
12 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan slammed the Congress party for hurling papers at Deputy Speaker M Thambidurai in the House yesterday.
26 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan yesterday said Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Prime Minister Narendra Modi should work in tandem.
24 Apr 2015
New Delhi: In a rare legislative action, a private member's Bill seeking to protect the rights of transgenders was passed unanimously by voice vote in Rajya Sabha on Friday.