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European Parliament committees vote for EU-UK trade deal

Brussels, April 16 | European lawmakers have voted in favour of EU-UK trade deal with a recommendation that European Parliament gives its consent to...

Arab Parliament condemns Houthi attacks on Saudi

Cairo, April 13 | The Arab Parliament (AP) has condemned the Yemeni Houthi militia attacks using explosive-laden drones and ballistic missiles on targets in...

Iranian Parliament Speaker urges S.Korea to release assets

Tehran, April 13 | Iranian Parliament Speaker Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf has called on South Korea to unfreeze Tehran's assets in its banks.He made the...

Call for Programs Opens for 2021 Parliament of the World’s Religions

The world's premier interfaith convening organization is accepting program proposals for its 8th global gathering focused on a theme of opening our hearts and...

Iranian parliament files charges against president

Tehran, April 11 | The Iranian parliament has filed charges against President Hassan Rouhani, in an intensifying power struggle between hardliners and moderates in...

Israeli Parliament inaugurated after inconclusive polls

Tel Aviv, April 7 | Newly-elected Israeli lawmakers were sworn in amid uncertainties over the possibility of forming a new government two weeks after...

Iraqi Parliament approves 2021 budget

Baghdad, April 1 | The Iraqi Parliament has endorsed a bill for the 2021 budget with about $89 billion and a deficit of...

Oppn is not heard in the Parliament, alleges Congress

New Delhi, March 25 | The Congress on Thursday alleged that the voice of the opposition is not heard in the Parliament despite it...

S.Korean Parliament passes $13bn extra budget

Seoul, March 25 | The South Korean Parliament on Thursday passed 14.9 trillion won ($13 billion) worth of extra budget bill to tackle the...

GNCTD Bill passed by Parliament, AAP says ‘black day for democracy’...

New Delhi, March 24 | The controversial Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Bill, 2021, was passed by Parliament on Wednesday, with...

Aus PM condemns ‘sex acts’ in Parliament House

Canberra, March 23 | Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Tuesday condemned "disgusting and sickening sex acts" reportedly performed by government staffers in Parliament...

Parliament to form friendship groups with friendly nations

New Delhi, March 17 | The Indian Parliament is considering a proposal to form a Parliamentary Friendship Group with the friendly nations to strengthen...

No Parliament should discuss laws passed by other Parliaments: LS Speaker

New Delhi, March 15 | Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Monday brought to the notice of Duarte Pacheco, the President...

AAP questions Centre for not presenting ordinance on air quality in...

New Delhi, March 15 | Senior Aam Aadmi Party legislator Atishi on Monday slammed the Centre for not tabling the Commission for Air Quality...

Lebanon Parliament passes laws on World Bank loans

Beirut, March 13 | The Lebanese Parliament has passed a law on a $246 million World Bank loan that will provide direct cash assistance...

Delkar’s suicide ‘strike on dignity of Parliament’: Supriya to Speaker

By Quaid NajmiMumbai/New Delhi, March 10 | Terming the recent suicide by Dadra & Nagar Haveli MP Mohan Delkar as a ‘strike on the...

India summons British envoy, slams UK Parliament over debate on farmers’...

New Delhi, March 9 | The government on Tuesday took a strong stand against the UK Parliament over its unwarranted discussion on India's farm...

Parliament begins Covid vax drive for MPs

New Delhi, March 9 | With the second leg of the Budget Session underway, Parliament on Tuesday started Covid-19 vaccination drive for all members...

Ex-Aus FM ‘unspeakably sad’ about parliament rape allegations

Canberra, March 7 | Former Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop on Sunday urged the incumbent government to introduce independent counselling for parliamentary staff amid...

Pak PM wins vote of confidence, opposition leaders manhandled outside Parliament

By Hamza AmeerIslamabad, March 6 | As Prime Minister Imran Khan successfully attained the vote of confidence from the Parliament, members of the opposition...

Pak lawmaker’s marriage with minor questioned in Parliament

By Hamza AmeerIslamabad, March 6 | In a shocking incident, a 64-year-old lawmaker of Jamiat-Ulema-Islam Fazl (JUI-F) has married a 14-year-old minor girl, raising...

Global representation of women in Parliament reaches 25.5%

Geneva, March 6 | The Geneva-based Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) said that the global representation of women in Parliament reached a record high in 2020,...

New Parliament likely to use Tripura’s bamboo products

By Sujit ChakrabortyAgartala, Feb 28 | After Rashtrapati Bhavan and Prime Minister's Office (PMO), Tripura's eco-friendly bamboo products or bamboo artifacts are...

Will march to Parliament if farm laws not repealed: Rakesh Tikait

New Delhi, Feb 24 | Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait has said that the farmers would march to the Parliament if the...

Afghan Parliament approves Budget for current fiscal year

Kabul, Feb 22 | The Afghan Parliament on Monday approved the current fiscal year's Budget with a majority of votes after weeks of tensions...

Imran’s planned speech in Lankan Parliament cancelled

Islamabad, Feb 18 | Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's planned address to the Sri Lankan Parliament, during his upcoming visit to the island country,...

Govt seeks Parliament’s nod for additional expenditure of Rs 6.28L cr

New Delhi, Feb. Feb 11 | The government on Thursday sought Parliament's approval for an additional spending of Rs 6.28 lakh crore to meet...

PM to reply on motion of thanks in Parliament

New Delhi, Feb 7 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to reply on Monday on the motion of thanks on the President's address...

Finance Minister leaves for Parliament to present Budget 2021

New Delhi, Feb 1 | As all eyes across the country are set to witness the Budget 2021 to be presented in Parliament very...

Portuguese Parliament approves euthanasia

Lisbon, Jan 30 | The Portuguese Parliament has approved the legalisation of euthanasia "practiced or helped by health professionals" in the country with 136...

Ex-PM Deve Gowda skips Kovind’s address in Parliament

Bengaluru, Jan 29 | A day after Janata Dal (Secular) forged an alliance with the BJP in Karnataka to wrest the Legislative Council Chairman...

Russian parliament approves extending nuke treaty with US

Moscow, Jan 28 | The Russian parliament on Wednesday ratified President Vladimir Putin's bill on a five-year extension of the New Strategic Arms Reduction...

Food cooked by Ashok Hotel chefs in Parliament from Budget Session...

By Rajnish SinghNew Delhi, Jan 27 | Taking over the reins of the parliament canteen and ending the 52-year legacy of Northern Railways, the...

Palestine invites EU, European Parliament to observe polls

Ramallah, Jan 25 | Palestine has extended official invitations to the European Union (EU) and the European Parliament, calling them to observe the upcoming...

Parliament was denied opportunity to examine farm laws: Sonia

New Delhi, Jan 22 | Congress interim chief Sonia Gandhi on Friday slammed the Centre on the farmers' issue. During a crucial Congress Working...

Japanese Parliament starts regular session

Tokyo, Jan 18 | Japan's Diet or Parliament on Monday started a 150-day regular session, during which the government plans to submit bills including...

Parliament session from Jan 29, FM to present Budget on Feb...

New Delhi, Jan 14 | The Budget session of Parliament will commence from January 29, with Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman set to present...

PM to address 2nd National Youth Parliament festival on Jan 12

New Delhi, Jan 10 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the valedictory function of the second National Youth Parliament Festival (NYPF) on Tuesday,...

Venezuelan Parliament forms commission for national dialogue

Caracas, Jan 8 | Venezuela's National Assembly voted to form a Special Commission for Dialogue, Peace and National Reconciliation, during its first ordinary session...

Have to be in Parliament to fight my case: Vadra (IANS...

By Saiyed Moziz Imam ZaidiNew Delhi, Jan 7 | Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's husband Robert Vadra has opened up on his desire to...

SC nod to Central Vista project, including new Parliament building

New Delhi, Jan 5 | In a major relief for the Modi government, a three-judge bench of the Supreme Court cleared the redevelopment plan...

Deepender Hooda calls for special Parliament session on farmers’ demands

Gurugram, Jan 4 | The Congress's Rajya Sabha MP Deepender Singh Hooda on Monday said that a special Parliament session should be called to...

Afghan Parliament rejects 2021 budget

Kabul, Dec 30 | The Afghan Parliament on Wednesday rejected the 2021 fiscal year's budget, citing "serious problems".The exclusion of 1,131 provincial projects, the...

BJD will fight for women’s reservation in Parliament, Assembly: Naveen

Bhubaneswar, Dec 26 | Biju Janata Dal (BJD) president and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday said his party will fight in every...

Parliament dissolved, Israel heads for 4th elections within 2yrs

Jerusalem, Dec 24 | Experts said that a new general election may turn to an internal fight for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as...

Oli defends his move to dissolve Parliament

Kathmandu, Dec 21 | A day after the dissolution of the House of Representatives, Nepal's embattled Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli said the decision...

India will never forget cowardly attack on Parliament: PM

New Delhi, Dec 13 | Paying tributes to the security personnel who sacrificed their lives in the 2001 Parliament attack, Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

Like playing DJ music in funeral ground: Cong on Parliament project

New Delhi, Dec 10 | With Prime Minister Narendra Modi laying the foundation stone of new Parliament building here on Thursday, the Congress flayed...

New Parliament building will be a symbol of Atmanirbhar Bharat: PM

New Delhi, Dec 10 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that the new Parliament building will be a symbol of Atmanirbhar Bharat...

PM lays foundation stone of new Parliament building

New Delhi, Dec 10 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday laid the foundation stone of the new Parliament building which...

Business

DoT gave many warnings to e-commerce firms on selling mobile signal...

New Delhi, April 17 | The Department of Telecommunications had repeatedly warned e-commerce companies in 2016 and 2019 for sale of unauthorised mobile signal...