Articles tagged under: Lok Sabha

Lok Sabha passes Bill for 10 per cent Quota for poor

January 08, 2019
Lok Sabha passes Bill for 10 per cent Quota for poor

New Delhi:The Lok Sabha was adjourned Sine Die on Tuesday after passing the historic 124th Constitution Amendment Bill that seeks to guarantee 10 per cent reservation to the economically weaker sections among general castes. Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said the House passed some important bills, including DNA Technology (Use and Application) Regulation Bill, 2018, The Citizenship Amendment Bill and the the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2018. The Speaker said 4,600 starred...Read More

Lok Sabha passes Citizenship Bill

January 08, 2019

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed The Citizenship Amendment Bill with the government asserting that the draft law is not confined to the state of Assam. 'Yeh jimmedari sirf Assam ki nahi hae (The responsibility to shoulder the implementation of the Bill will not only be with the state of Assam)," Mr Singh said replying to three-hour long debate. The Minister said the government was firmly committed to protect the interest of indigenous people of Assam and the Centre was ready ...Read More

Narendra Modi led government defeats no-trust motion comfortably in Lok Sabha with 325 vs 126 votes

July 20, 2018
Narendra Modi led government defeats no-trust motion comfortably in Lok Sabha with 325 vs 126 votes

New Delhi: The NDA government tonight sailed through the no-confidence motion against it in the Lok Sabha, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi dubbing it a result of the opposition's "arrogance" and its 'Modi hatao' mindset as he hit back at Rahul Gandhi over "childish" behaviour. The government got the support of 325 members, while 126 backed the motion with 451 MPs present in the House. Members of the Shiv Sena, BJD and TRS were not present in the House when the voting took place. Several ...Read More

Live: Discussion on no confidence motion in Lok Sabha

July 20, 2018

New Delhi: Presented here is live streaming of decision on no-confidence motion. Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech Read More

BJP govt renegotiated gas, solar, LED bulb deals and saved thousands of crore committed by previous Congress govt in Centre: PM Modi

February 07, 2018

New Delhi: Attacking the opposition Congress party for its 'hit and run politics' Prime Minister Narendra Modi replying the President's address to parliament in Lok Sabha today said, 'more you throw mud, lotus will bloom further. You should throw more mud.' Modi addressing the Congress members said, 'you did gas contract with Qatar for twenty years period. We came to power and spoke to Qatar about this. We were bound to continue the contract done with your(Congress-led UPA) government bu...Read More

Dealings of previous government 100% responsible for NPA: Modi speaks about Congress led UPA’s worst scam

February 07, 2018

New Delhi: In reply to President's address to parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Lok Sabha revealed the Congress-led UPA government's role in creating huge Non Performing Assets(NPA) in the banks for the first time. 'Some people speak lie, they speak lie loudly and speak it repeatedly. It has become a kind of fashion for them. Our Finance Minister has time and again said truth but his voice is suppressed while those speaking lie speak it loudly,' PM said. 'The issue is relate...Read More

Modi gives comparative figures of progress achieved under NDA and UPA in Centre

February 07, 2018

New Delhi: Speaking in Lok Sabha today in reply to President's address to the parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said his government has brought work culture that announcements are not made just for the sake of headlines and mislead the people but complete the projects. 'Our government's specialty is, we brought work culture where announcements are not made just to grab headlines and schemes are not just announced to throw dust in eyes of people. It is not our culture. We ...Read More

Modi bulldozes Congress argument that Lok Tantra was introduced to this country by Nehru

February 07, 2018

New Delhi: Speaking in Lok Sabha in reply to President's address to parliament, Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today said Lok Tantra(democracy) is not gifted to this nation by Nehru. It is tradition of this country. 'It is unfortunate that you believe Bharat was born on 15th of August 1947. It is like believing that this nation didn't exist prior to that. It was told that Nehru and Congress gave democracy to this country. I want to ask when you talk about democracy. You must be knowin...Read More

PM Narendra Modi’s reply to President’s address in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha

February 07, 2018

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's reply to President's address in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha. Read More