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29, Dec 2017, by : FnF Correspondent

In a historic move, the bill was cleared by the Lok Sabha thus criminalising instant triple talaq and making it punishable for anyone who practices it. A husband who now gives instant triple talaq to his wife will receive imprisonment of up to three years.Read News

28, Dec 2017, by : FnF Correspondent

The NDA-led Union government introduced The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2017, which seeks to criminalize the practice of instant triple talaq among Muslims, in the Lok Sabha.Read News

15, Dec 2017, by : FnF Correspondent

The winter session of parliament began and after obituary references the Lok Sabha was adjourned for the day till Monday. Meanwhile, with the uproar by Congress members showing no signs of abating, the Rajya Sabha has been adjourned for the day. Read News

27, Nov 2017, by : FnF Correspondent

President Ram Nath Kovind, inaugurated the International Ambedkar Conclave, organised by the Forum of SC and ST Legislators and Parliamentarians, in New Delhi. Speaking on the occasion, the President noted with appreciation that Dr B.R. Ambedkar had attained senior public positions and acclaim on the basis of his extraordinary educational achievements, despite facing conditions of deprivation and inequality. Read News

08, Aug 2017, by : FnF Desk

Opposition Congress, supported by TMC and JD(U), today forced four adjournments of the proceedings in the Rajya Sabha over what it called as "biggest scam of this century" in the printing of two different kinds of 500 and 1000 rupee notes.Read News

04, Aug 2017, by : FnF Correspondent

Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj eloquently defeated the Opposition's efforts to corner the Narendra Modi government on foreign policy by giving a point-by-point rebuttal over issues like India's ongoing military standoff with China and New Delhi's relations with Islamabad.Read News

04, Aug 2017, by : FnF Correspondent

The Bharatiya Janta Party overtook Congress to become the largest political party in the Rajya Sabha, where it now has 58 members against 57 of the main opposition party. Read News

02, Aug 2017, by : FnF Correspondent

Accusing the government of misusing power to intimidate its opponents ahead of the crucial Rajya Sabha election in Gujarat, the Congress created a ruckus in Parliament and questioned the timing of the Income Tax raids at the Bengaluru resortRead News

01, Aug 2017, by : FnF Desk

The eleventh day of Parliament's Monsoon Session is likely to see frequent disruptions and chaos as the Opposition, miffed over the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) political manoeuvre in Bihar and GujaratRead News

26, Jul 2017, by : FnF Correspondent

A day after new President Ram Nath Kovind notably omitted mentioning Jawaharlal Nehru in his maiden speech, the Congress and the BJP sparred fiercely on the issue in the Rajya Sabha, with the former accusing the latter of undermining leaders of the freedom movement.Read News

Interesting Facts about 15th Lok Sabha

15th Lok Sabha has many interesting facts. Present Lok Sabha has total 544 MPs ( as on 21.12.2009).  Out of them 485 are male MPs and 59 women MPs .Oldest MP is Mr.Ram Sunder Das (88) and youngest is Mr.Hamdullah Sayeed (27). Have a look.. ITS HISTORYThe Lok Sabha (House of the People) was duly constituted for the first time on 17 April 1952 after the first General Elections held from 25 October 1951 to 21 February  1952. The first Session of the First Lok Sabha commenced on 13 May 1952. The Lok Sabha is composed of representatives of the people chosen by direct election on... Read News

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