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Parliament Live: 6 Opposition MPs Suspended From Lok Sabha for 5 Days for Creating Ruckus | July 24, 2017, 4:08 PM IST
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Six Opposition MPs were suspended from Lok Sabha for five days for undermining the Chair's dignity with their “unbecoming” conduct. The MPs had stormed the Well of the House, torn papers and
thrown it towards the Chair, says Speaker Sumitra Mahajan. All suspended MPs—Gaurav Gogoi, K Suresh, Adhir Rajan Chowdhury, Ranjeet Ranjan, Sushmita Dev and M K Raghavan—belong to the Congress.

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Jul 24, 2017 4:08 pm (IST)
Jul 24, 2017 3:52 pm (IST)

Creating ruckus at Well is non-disciplinary in itself but tearing up paper and throwing it on Speaker four times was worse, says Sumitra Mahajan

Jul 24, 2017 3:46 pm (IST)

Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala  Sitharaman said  to promote FDI, the government has put in place an investor-friendly policy. "Except for a small negative list, most sectors are open for 100 per cent FDI under the automatic route.”

Jul 24, 2017 3:24 pm (IST)

SP MP Ram Gopal Yadav says first correct the wrong policies on leather goods including ban on slaughter houses.

Jul 24, 2017 2:42 pm (IST)

Lok Sabha adjourned for the day amid Opposition uproar over suspension of six MPs.

Jul 24, 2017 2:22 pm (IST)

Speaker Sumitra Mahajan adjourns the Lok Sabha till 2.30 PM amid uproar by Congress members against her order.

Jul 24, 2017 2:22 pm (IST)

Six opposition MPs suspended from Lok Sabha for five days for undermining the Chair's dignity with their "unbecoming" conduct. Suspended MPs had stormed the Well, torn papers and thrown it towards the Chair, says Speaker Sumitra Mahajan. All suspended MPs - Gaurav Gogoi, K Suresh, Adhir Rajan Chowdhury, Ranjeet Ranjan, Sushmita Dev and M K Raghavan - belong to Congress. 

Jul 24, 2017 2:15 pm (IST)

Both Houses resumes. In Rajya Sabha, permission was sought to withdraw the Architects (Amendment) Bill, 2010.

Jul 24, 2017 1:11 pm (IST)

The opposition today disrupted the Question Hour in the Lok Sabha by raising slogans against the government over incidents of cow vigilantism, but unlike previous occasions, the proceedings were not adjourned even as the ruckus continued for over an hour.

Jul 24, 2017 1:05 pm (IST)

Protestors throw paper at the speaker as the government counters lynching questions with Bofors scam allegations.

Jul 24, 2017 12:53 pm (IST)

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will give a statement on missing Indians in Iraq in the House at 5 pm today.

Jul 24, 2017 12:49 pm (IST)

Lok Sabha adjourned till 2 PM as opposition creates noisy scenes over lynching’s by cow vigilantes.

Jul 24, 2017 12:29 pm (IST)

BJP leader Ananth Kumar says the country worships cow and cow must be protected. Any crime happening in the name of cow will not be tolerated. 

Jul 24, 2017 12:24 pm (IST)

Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge in Lok sabha asks why his adjournment motion was rejected? The country is facing lynching and attacks on Dalits, minorities and women. The government has failed to protect the marginalised.

Jul 24, 2017 12:07 pm (IST)

KTS Tulsi raises H 1-B visa issue in Rajya Sabha and says PM Narendra Modi did not raise the issue with US President Donald Trump during his US visit. 

Jul 24, 2017 11:57 am (IST)

Jharna Das Bidiya raises the issue of rising rapes across India. She highlights the rape of a 16-year-old young athlete allegedly by a coach. 

Jul 24, 2017 11:34 am (IST)

Tamil Nadu and West Bengal MPs troop demanding answers on NEET. Health Minister J P Nadda says the ministry is looking into NEET issue. 

Jul 24, 2017 11:29 am (IST)

The Rajya Sabha schedule for the day

Bill for withdrawal:

-The Architects (Amendment) Bill, 2010.

 Bills for consideration and passing:

-The Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2017.

-The Footwear Design and Development Institute Bill, 2017.

-The Admiralty (Jurisdiction and Settlement of Maritime Claims) Bill, 2017.

-The Collection of Statistics (Amendment) Bill, 2017.

Jul 24, 2017 11:21 am (IST)

The Lok Sabha schedule for the day
Bills to be introduced:
-The Banking Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2017.
-The Central Road Fund (Amendment) Bill, 2017.
Bills for consideration and passing:
-The Indian Institutes of Information Technology (Amendment) Bill, 2017.
-The Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2016.

Jul 24, 2017 10:56 am (IST)

Congress' Ripun Bora gives adjournment notice in Rajya Sabha over CAG report on shortage of ammunition with Army.

Jul 24, 2017 10:13 am (IST)

Congress to raise the issue of Mumbai’s potholes in today's assembly

Jul 24, 2017 10:12 am (IST)

RJD's JP Yadav gives adjournment motion notice in Lok Sabha over Lalu Prasad Yadav and Rabri's 'privilege' of direct access to Patna airport tarmac scrapped

Jul 24, 2017 10:12 am (IST)

Adjournment motion notice given by Congress in Lok Sabha today on the issue of mob lynching.

Jul 24, 2017 10:11 am (IST)

In the Lok Sabha, a private members’ Sixth Schedule to the Constitution (Amendment) Bill, 2015 was discussed and the debate remained inconclusive due to paucity of time.

The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for the day due to ruckus when it was discussing on the Admiralty Bill, passed by the Lok Sabha.

Jul 24, 2017 10:05 am (IST)

On Day 5, Plenty of Bills were lined up to be discussed in both the Houses of Parliament. Rajya Sabha took up Private Members’ Bills and during the discussion of Congress member B.K. Hariparasad’s bill sparks flew over allegations of imposition of Hindi. The Lok Sabha also saw introduction of Private Members’ Bills. 

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