Parliament winter session: The Winter session began on November 29 and is scheduled to conclude on December 23.
Updated on Dec 08, 2021 10:08 AM IST
The ongoing Winter session of Parliament, entered day 8 on Wednesday, with proceedings in both Houses scheduled to commence at 11am. The session has thus far witnessed vociferous protests by the Opposition over issues such suspension of 12 Rajya Sabha MPs, farmers protests and the recent civilian killings in Nagaland by the armed forces, which the Centre and the Army have both described as a case of ‘mistaken identity.’
The Winter session began on November 29 and will conclude on December 23. On the first day, the bill repealing the three contentious central agricultural laws was passed in both Houses. In an address to the nation on November 19, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the withdrawal of the laws.
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Dec 08, 2021 10:08 AM IST
Cong MP gives adjournment motion notice to discuss China-Bhutan MoU
Manish Tewari gives adjournment motion notice in Lok Sabha to discuss Sino-Bhutan MoU on three-step resolution of boundary disputes, that he says, could lead to the transfer of strategically important territory of Doklam being transferred to China.
Dec 08, 2021 09:52 AM IST
RJD gives adjournment motion notice in RS over Afspa
RJD MP Manoj Jha gives suspension of business notice in Rajya Sabha under Rule 267 to discuss the repeal of Armed Forces Special Powers Act (Afspa).
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Published on Dec 08, 2021 12:41 AM IST
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Published on Dec 08, 2021 12:41 AM IST
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Published on Dec 08, 2021 12:40 AM IST