Question hour: No Question Hour: Oppn calls it attempt to ‘murder democracy’, ‘reduce Parliament to notice board’

New Delhi: Opposition parties on Wednesday slammed the government for its decision of not having the Question Hour during the upcoming monsoon session and accused it of trying to “murder democracy” in the name of the COVID-19 pandemic and reducing “Parliament to a notice board”. There will be no Question…

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Venkaiah Naidu: Refrain from leaking information related to parliamentary panels to media: Naidu

New Delhi: Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu has asked chairpersons and members of parliamentary standing committees to refrain from providing to the media confidential information related to panel meetings. In a letter to the panel chiefs, Naidu said it has been observed that the media has been quoting in their…

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View: Early for govt to pat its back for absence of upsurge in the wake of of revocation Article 370

By Avinash Mohananey It came as a huge surprise to those who have dealt with or were posted in Kashmir in security establishments when the Prime Minister asserted that Articles 370 and 35A of the Constitution were responsible for separatism and terrorism there. He was addressing the nation three days…

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