Tag: Parliament

Former Bihar BJP MP Uday Singh quits party

Patna, A senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former member of Parliament from Purnea district of Bihar, Uday Singh, resigned from the party on Friday. “I have resigned from the BJP,” Singh told the media here. “I had joined the BJP in 2004 under the leadership of Atal Bihari[Read More…]

RS adjourned till Wednesday, opposition refuses to leave

New Delhi, The Rajya Sabha was on Tuesday adjourned for the day even as the opposition members refused to leave the House and staged demonstration against the governments “unilateral” decision to extend the ongoing session till Wednesday. While the House was adjourned, opposition members refused to leave the House and[Read More…]

New Zealand to hold referendum on recreational marijuana use

New Zealand to hold referendum on recreational marijuana use

Wellington,  New Zealand will hold a referendum in 2020 to decide on the legalisation of recreational marijuana, Justice Minister Andrew Little announced on Tuesday, a week after Parliament gave the green light to its use for medicinal purposes. “We need to fine-tune some details, but we are informing the Election[Read More…]

Monsoon session: Congress to raise issue of mob-lynching and agricultural crisis

Live updates: Parliament winter session Day 2

Live Updates: Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day:  The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for the day on Wednesday amid pandemonium by some members soon after it passed a bill in the post-lunch sitting. Lok Sabha adjourned for the day:  Speaker Sumitra Mahajan adjourned the Lok Sabha for the day after it[Read More…]

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