Monday, 27 March, 2023
TopicMonsoon Session

Topic: Monsoon Session

Over 3,800 Kashmiri Pandits returned to Valley as they feel ‘more secure’: Centre

Out of 26,684 Kashmiri migrant youth who applied for jobs in J&K, 1,997 candidates were selected under the Prime Minister’s rehabilitation package, MoS Home Nityanand Rai said.

Rajya Sabha passes Juvenile Justice Bill amid protests over Pegasus row, farm laws

The bill, already passed in Lok Sabha, was passed in the Upper House without debate as opposition kept demanding discussion on Pegasus snooping scandal, farm laws & fuel prices.

Pegasus row forges rare opposition unity. Led by Congress, parties demand Parliament debate

Several opposition parties meet in Parliament, before addressing a joint press conference. Rahul Gandhi counters claims they are disrupting monsoon session.

‘Congress not letting Parliament function, expose them,’ PM Modi tells BJP MPs

PM Modi also pointed to the Congress' boycott of last week's all-party meet on Covid and said the party also prevented others from attending it.

People aged 20 or younger make up 11% of all Covid cases reported in India, govt says

MoS for Health Bharati Pravin Pawar, in Lok Sabha reply, says the national regulator CDSCO has granted permission to conduct clinical trials of Covid-19 vaccines in children aged 2 to 18 years.

Illegal Rohingya migrants pose threat to national security, Modi govt tells Lok Sabha

In a written reply, Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai said there are reports about some Rohingya migrants indulging in illegal activities.

‘Congress still not out of its stupor, spreading lies on Covid’, PM Modi says at BJP meet

Addressing the BJP parliamentary party meet, PM said there is no vaccine shortage in the country, added that the Congress is unable to digest the 'BJP's growth'.

PM Modi’s ‘Mann ki Baat’ generated over Rs 30.80 crore revenue since 2014, says Centre

The cumulative reach of viewership of the programme has been estimated to range from approximately 6 crore to 14.35 crore during 2018 to 2020, Anurag Thakur said.

Monsoon session begins on a rough note as PM fails to introduce new ministers amid Oppn din

While BJP accused Opposition of shattering convention, Congress said BJP had been guilty of doing the same during the tenure of Manmohan Singh.

Urge MPs to ask toughest of questions in Parliament, allow govt to respond, PM Modi says

PM Narendra Modi further said that he wants meaningful discussions in the Monsoon session of Parliament as democracy is strengthened by conveying the truth to the people.

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File photo of smog in Delhi. Some doctors have called air pollution a bigger threat than Covid-19.| Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Air quality is better but not enough to banish air purifiers. Here are options for your room & car

What’s the solution for people who cannot leave Delhi? Air purifiers from Dyson's expensive range to Xiaomi's affordable ones can be of help.

NFRA to conduct audit quality inspections of five audit firms

New Delhi, Nov 16 (PTI) The National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA) will carry out audit quality inspections of five audit firms, including the...


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In a first, six women officers to enter prestigious Defence Services Staff College

As many as 15 women appeared for the examination, out of which six were selected, including one who has made it to the course along with her husband. 

Why military is more for asserting political will, not just about controlling territory

No matter what tactics, doctrine, or weapon system is used, the objective of any war is to control territory, argues Gen. MM Naravane (retd). But it's politics that matters most.