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rajya sabha: Winter session: In 1st week, Rajya Sabha lost over 50% of sitting time | India News

NEW DELHI: The Rajya Sabha lost more than half of its scheduled sitting time in the first week of the winter session of Parliament owing to disruptions and forced adjournments on the back of the…

bjp: BJD lauds Covid steps, Shiv Sena accuses govt of ‘favouritism’ | India News

NEW DELHI: On the day when India reported two confirmed cases of new Corona variant Omicron, Lok Sabha on Thursday took up debate on the Covid situation in the country with most speakers suggesting that…

cbdc: There’s no plan to recognise bitcoin as currency: Govt

NEW DELHI: The Centre has not received a proposal to recognise bitcoin as a currency in India, the government told Parliament on Monday, while adding that the Reserve Bank of India has recommended widening the…

Farm stir at Delhi borders to end? | India News

BATHINDA: A majority of the 32 farmer groups of Punjab are in favour of ending the agitation at the Delhi border sites after the bill to cancel the three farm laws was passed in both…

parliament: Opposition set to join hands in House to take on govt before state polls | India News

NEW DELHI: With an eye on a string of assembly elections due early next year in several states, including Uttar Pradesh and Punjab, opposition parties are preparing to join ranks to take on the central…

modi: Dynastic parties threat to democracy, says PM Modi | India News

NEW DELHI: Amid a boycott by opposition parties of “Constitution Day” celebrations and ahead of Parliament’s winter session beginning next week, PM Narendra Modi savaged dynastic parties calling them a threat to a healthy democracy…

mamata: Mamata meets PM Modi, asks him to withdraw extension of BSF’s jurisdiction in West Bengal | India News

NEW DELHI: West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and urged him to withdraw the extension of BSF‘s jurisdiction in her state. Mamata Banerjee told PM Modi that the…

Govt lists bill in winter session to ban all private cryptocurrency

NEW DELHI: The government on Tuesday listed the Cryptocurrency and Regulation of Official Digital Currency Bill for introduction during the winter session of Parliament, which will seek to “prohibit all private cryptocurrencies” but provide for…