Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla on January 19 informed that the Budget Session will commence from Jan 29 amid COVID-19 scare. He said, "Rajya Sabha will sit from 9am to 2pm and Lok Sabha will sit be from 4 pm to 9 pm". "Food subsidy at Parliament canteen has been completely removed: Lok Sabha Speaker Om...
Speaking on International Women's Day, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla praised women reporters and said they not only work on journalistic aspects but also on humanitarian strand to bring out the truth. "It's a field where women reporters face lot of issues; they have to go to remote areas for reporting. But they've compassion in their nature. When they see any injustice or pain of people, they work on humanitarian aspects besides journalistic aspect and bring out truth," said Lok Sabha Speaker.
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Thursday addressed the Members of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly. In the context of demand for Inner Line Permit (ILP), Om Birla said, "We said that we should all work together so that autonomous districts council should be empowered and more and more accountability can be fixed." Later, he will visit the construction site of the new building of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly. The Lok Sabha Speaker is in Meghalaya on a two-day visit.
Dr Narendra Jadhav, Rajya Sabha Member was wearing a High-Efficiency Particulate Air filter mask while attending the second phase of the Budget session that began today. The efficiency of this mask is 99.7%.
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Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament Dr Narendra Jadhav visited the Parliament wearing a High-Efficiency Particulate Air (HEPA) filter mask. The efficiency of this mask is 99.7%. HEPA filter mask restrict maximum particulate matter which goes into the body. Speaking on this Rajya Sabha MP said, "The efficiency of this mask is 99.7%, which means very little particulate matter goes into your body. This mask is designed by former MP Vishweshwar Reddy." The second phase of the Budget session of the Parliament begins on March 08.
Ranjan Banerjee, senior vice-president of Aditya Birla Group, joined the BJP in Kolkata on January 20. He joined the party in the presence of BJP's national vice president Mukul Roy. Meanwhile, Arindam Bhattacharya, a former Congress MLA who later switched to TMC joined BJP. He joined BJP in the presence of party leader Kailash Vijayvargiya in New Delhi. Speaking to ANI, Ranjan Banerjee said, "I thank BJP for giving me this opportunity to serve the people of the state. We need to bring industries here so that people can get employment." Bengal is going for polls in the mid of 2021.
The Rajya Sabha was adjourned minutes after Question Hour began as Congress MPs raised slogans demanding a debate over the rise in fuel prices in the past many weeks; Shares of Indian non-banking financial firm Muthoot Finance Ltd fell the most in nearly two months on Monday, after group chairman M.G. George Muthoot died over the weekend; Meghan Markle opened up about battling suicidal thoughts, Prince Harry disclosed a painful rift with his father in their tell all history-making interview with Oprah Winfrey. This and more news at 2 PM.
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Chief Economic Adviser KV Subramanian on January 29 launched the Economic Survey 2020-21 which has been tabled in Parliament today. He said, "The policy response which India came up with, was a mature and farsighted one. India undertook short term pain to get long term gain. The 'V-shaped recovery' makes India a sui generis case in mature policy making. The Budget Session has begun today with an address by President Ram Nath Kovind to the joint sitting of two houses of Parliament. The first part of the session will continue till February 15. The second part of the session will be held from March 8 to April 8. Rajya Sabha will function from 9 am to 2 pm and Lok Sabha from 4 pm to 9 pm with Zero Hour and Question Hour.
Chief Economic Adviser K V Subramanian on January 29 launched the Economic Survey 2020-21 which has been tabled in Parliament today. He said, chapter 1 of the Economic Survey is about India's policy response to COVID-19, Saving Lives and Livelihoods, amidst an once-in-a-lifetime crisis. The Budget Session has begun today with an address by President Ram Nath Kovind to the joint sitting of two houses of Parliament. The first part of the session will continue till February 15. The second part of the session will be held from March 8 to April 8. Rajya Sabha will function from 9 am to 2 pm and Lok Sabha from 4 pm to 9 pm with Zero Hour and Question Hour.
The shopkeepers of Chandigarh are expecting rebate in taxes from the upcoming budget. The COVID-19 pandemic last year has halted the world as successive countrywide lockdowns to curb the virus impacted..
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on January 08 said that the preparations of Budget Session are comprehensive and the session will run in the Parliament by following all the guidelines. The Budget Session of..
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, who was here on Friday for an outreach and familiarisation programme for Panchayati Raj institutions, said the Union Budget session... IndiaTimes Also reported by •Hindu •Zee News
According to the Committee's recommendation, while Part 1 of the Budget session would be held from January 29 to February 15, Part 2 would be from March 8 to... Hindu Also reported by •IndiaTimes •Zee News •DNA