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Monsoon session closed: Rahul Gandhi leads protest march, says voice of 60% population crushed

Monsoon session closed: Rahul Gandhi leads protest march, says voice of 60% population crushed

New Delhi: Opposition leaders in the Parliament, led by Rahul Gandhi, took out a march on Thursday to protest the abrupt ending of the monsoon session on Wednesday, two days before its scheduled closure. The leaders took out the march from Parliament building to Vijay Chowk. Addressing the media, Rahul Gandhi said, “Today, we had...

In the Parliament: Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day

Demands for discussions on important issues continue in Lok Sabha New Delhi: The one thing that the 2021 monsoon session of the Parliament will be remembered for is the spate of daily disruptions, and not a single day of adjournment-free functioning of either House There are just three days left for the monsoon session to...

First day of last week of Parliament’s monsoon session: Logjam continues

New Delhi: The monsoon session of the Parliament entered its last week on Monday. However, the spate of adjournments of both Houses continues. On Monday, too, the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha witnessed multiple adjournments amid continued protests by the Opposition leaders. The monsoon session ends on August 13. In the latest adjournment of...

Both Houses of Parliament adjourned for the day; 7 days of monsoon session left

New Delhi: The monsoon session of the Parliament, which began on July 19, might end up being almost a wash-out, considering the number of protests and adjournments in both Houses daily. On Wednesday, too, the two House were adjourned multiple times before being adjourned for the day. It is noteworthy that since the start of...

Rahul Gandhi calls for unity among Opposition parties to take on govt

Congress MP Rahul Gandhi later cycled to the Parliament with other MPs as mark of protest against rising prices of fuel New Delhi: At the breakfast meeting of all leaders of Opposition on Tuesday, Congress MP Rahul Gandhi called for the Opposition to unite their forces and raise their voices against the government. Rahul Gandhi...

Adjournments at Parliament continue; Opposition leaders to meet tomorrow to discuss strategy

Monday was the first day of the third week of the ongoing monsoon session New Delhi: The scene of protests and sloganeering continued in both Houses of the Parliament on Monday, the first day of the third week of the ongoing monsoon session which will end on August 13. Around 11 am, the Rajya Sabha...

‘Khela Hobe’ at Parliament: Saga of adjournments continues in Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha

New Delhi: After initially being adjourned till 11.30 am and then 12.30 pm, the Lok Sabha was once again adjourned till 2 pm on Thursday as the Opposition continued to raise slogans in the House. Placards and banners, too, were displayed. Leader of Opposition Mallikarjun Kharge said they only want discussion on Pegasus snooping issues,...

Amid Parliament disruptions, Lok Sabha passes two Bills before being adjourned for the day

New Delhi: The Parliament has been in a state of chaos since the start of the monsoon session last Monday. This week, the scene was no different. However, two Bills were passed without discussion without discussion amid the protests and the sloganeering by the Opposition leaders. The Bills that were passed are the Factoring Regulation...

Disruptions in Parliament continue; Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha adjourned thrice in a day

New Delhi: The Parliament continued to see disruptions on Monday. After initial adjournment, the Lok Sabha was once again adjourned till 2.45 pm following protests over the Pegasus snooping row and the farm laws. Earlier in the day, both Houses of the Parliament had been adjourned initially till 12 noon and then for the second...

In the Parliament: TMC MP Shantanu Sen suspended from RS; both Houses adjourned again

Shantanu Sen had snatched papers from Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Thursday New Delhi: The monsoon session of the Parliament has so far failed to see a single day of uninterrupted work over several issues, with both Houses facing adjournments every day. It was no different on Friday. Both Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha were...

Ruckus continues in Parliament; both Houses adjourned

New Delhi: The trend of adjournments that started on Day 1 of the monsoon session of the Parliament continues. In fact, since the start of this session, neither House has been able to have an entire day free of interruptions as the Opposition seeks to corner the ruling government on various issues. On Thursday, both...

Day 1 of Parliament’s monsoon session: Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha adjourned amid Opposition uproar

New Delhi: When the monsoon session of the Parliament kicked off on Monday morning, within minutes it was clear that it would be a stormy one. Relentless sloganeering led to adjournment of the Lok Sabha for a few hours. The Rajya Sabha was intially adjourned for an hour as a mark of respect to those...