East India Parliament Politics Social Women

Modi govt set to lapse Citizenship (Amendment) Bill , Triple Talaq bill

This Budget session was the last Parliament session of the present government ended today   The 17th Lok Sabha has to be constituted before June 3. Lok Sabha polls are due this summer.   The contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill and the one on banning Triple Talaq are set to lapse on June 3 when the Read More…

Parliament Politics

Sonia acknowledges Gadkari work in Parliament

UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Thursday led the Congress in Lok Sabha in appreciating Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari for the “wonderful” work he has been doing in improving the country’s infrastructure.   During the Question Hour, the House took up two questions related to Gadkari’s ministry in which he gave a detailed description of Read More…

Parliament Social Votes & Polls

LS passes 124th Constitutional amendment, 10 percent quota for poor in Upper castes

Lok Sabha has passed a constitution amendment bill to introduce 10 per cent reservation for poorer sections among general category aspirants for jobs and educational institutions.   Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said the bill had been supported by 323 members while only 3 members voted against it.   The bill – which was passed Read More…

Parliament Politics Social Women

“Will Supreme Court decide how Jesus was born ” fumes BJP MP

Meenakshi Lekhi is the national spokesperson of Bharatiya Janata Party and a Supreme Court of India lawyer.     Having  the privilege of Ruling party MP she angrily  asked ”   Will Supreme Court decide how Jesus was born?’  over Sabarimala in Lok Sabha and also she herself given verdict that the courts should not interfere Read More…