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  • The winter session began on November 29 and will end on December 23.

The Parliament building in New Delhi.

Updated 13 Dec. 2021 09:27 IST

Throughindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

The current winter session of Parliament entered the 11th day on Monday.

Since the start of the session, a number of issues have been discussed, including the shooting in Nagaland, amid opposition protests. On the first day, the Center passed the bill to repeal the three central agricultural laws in both Houses, ending the year-long protests by farmers.

Even though the Rajya Sabha has been repeatedly adjourned during the first week of proceedings due to opposition protests, it has recorded a productivity of 52.50 percent so far, an improvement of 5.6 percent over that of the first week, according to the news agency. ANI.

Meanwhile, the 12 suspended MPs continued their protest against their suspension near the Gandhi statue on the Parliament premises.

The winter session began on November 29 and will end on December 23.

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  • Dec 13 2021 09:27 IST

    Manish Tewari gives notice of adjournment motion to Lok Sabha

    Congressman Manish Tewari has given notice of an adjournment motion to Lok Sabha on the issue of inflation.

  • Dec 13 2021 09:23 IST

    Nirmala Sitharaman to move NDPS (Amendment) Bill 2021 to Lok Sabha today

    Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will propose the Narcotics and Psychotropic Substances (Amendment) Bill 2021 for consideration and adoption by the Lok Sabha. The bill was introduced in the lower house last week.

  • Dec 13 2021 09:04 IST

    Judges Salaries and Services Amendment Bill to be presented to Rajya Sabha today

    The bill amending the salaries and services of judges will be presented to the Rajya Sabha on Monday. He was adopted earlier in the Lok Sabha.

  • Dec 13 2021 08:21 AM IST

    Rajya Sabha Records 52.50% Productivity To Date

    The Rajya Sabha has recorded a productivity of 52.50 percent so far, according to the ANI news agency citing people familiar with the matter.

Inauguration of the Kashi Vishwanath corridor LIVE: PM will inaugurate phase 1 today

The hall’s inauguration comes just months ahead of the high-stakes assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, where the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government led by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath aims to retain power for the second time in a row.

The renovated Kashi Vishwanath Hall temple complex is illuminated on the eve of its inauguration by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Varanasi.  (ANI archive photo)

The renovated Kashi Vishwanath Hall temple complex is illuminated on the eve of its inauguration by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Varanasi. (ANI archive photo)

Updated 13 Dec. 2021 09:27 IST

Inauguration of the Kashi Vishwanath corridor, meeting with the CM: Prime Minister Varanasi sked

The 5 lakh square foot Kashi Vishwanath Corridor was constructed at a cost of approximately ??339 crore, according to government officials.

Worshipers offering prayers at Kashi Vishwanath Temple are seen from a newly constructed part of the Kashi Vishwanath Dham Corridor in Varanasi, (AP File Photo)

Worshipers offering prayers at Kashi Vishwanath Temple are seen from a newly constructed part of the Kashi Vishwanath Dham Corridor in Varanasi, (AP File Photo)

Posted on Dec. 2021 09:02 IST

‘Will Provide Proof’: Akhilesh Claims Credit for Kashi Vishwanath Hallway

  • The Samajwadi party led by Akhilesh Yadav was in power in Uttar Pradesh from 2012 to 2017, before the Bharatiya Janata party formed the state government with Yogi Adityanath as its head.

Akhilesh Yadav, who is the former chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, said the Kashi Vishwanath corridor project had been approved by his government and had documentary evidence.  (Archive image)

Akhilesh Yadav, who is the former chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, said the Kashi Vishwanath corridor project had been approved by his government and had documentary evidence. (Archive image)

Updated 13 Dec. 2021 09:13 AM IST

Written by Shubhangi Gupta | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Rajnath Singh will inaugurate BEL’s week-long exhibition today

The exhibition of the Center-owned aerospace and defense electronics company will take place Monday through Sunday (December 19) in accordance with all protocols related to coronavirus disease (Covid-19).

Minister of Defense Rajnath Singh.  (File photo)

Minister of Defense Rajnath Singh. (File photo)

Updated December 13, 2021 06:52 AM IST

Written by Harshit Sabarwal | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, New Delhi

PM Modi to inaugurate Kashi Vishwanath Corridor in Varanasi today

  • Before the inauguration event at 1 p.m., PM Modi will visit Kashi Vishwanath Temple and offer prayers, according to the statement from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO).

Interior view of Kashi Vishwanath Dham before the inauguration of the KV Corridor by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in Varanasi.  (PTI photo, courtesy of Twitter image posted by @narendramodi)

Interior view of Kashi Vishwanath Dham before the inauguration of the KV Corridor by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in Varanasi. (PTI photo, courtesy of Twitter image posted by @narendramodi)

Updated Dec 13, 2021 06:49 AM IST

LIVE: Daily count of Covid-19 in India drops for 3rd consecutive day with 7,350 cases

  • Breaking news from December 13, 2021: Get the latest news, breaking news, latest updates, live news, top headlines, latest business news and top news of the day.

Get the latest news, breaking news, latest updates, live news, top headlines, latest business news and top news of the day.

Get the latest news, breaking news, latest updates, live news, top headlines, latest business news and top news of the day.

Updated 13 Dec. 2021 09:22 AM IST

The week ahead: Formula 1 thriller, PM Modi in Gurugram and more …

Phew! What an end-of-season thriller the Formula 1 race was last night. Max Verstappen with 395.5 points (10 wins, 18 podiums) edged Lewis Hamilton (8 wins, 17 podiums) to become the 2021 world champion. So much adrenaline, yes, but so few outlets to drop the excitement! Still, this week is going to be one hell of a roller coaster with announcements, events and rallies to keep the news cycle going.

Dutch Red Bull driver Max Verstappen stepped onto the podium after becoming world champion after winning the Abu Dhabi Formula 1 Grand Prix in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates on Sunday, December 12, 2021 . (AP Photo / Hassan Ammar)

Dutch Red Bull driver Max Verstappen stepped onto the podium after becoming world champion after winning the Abu Dhabi Formula 1 Grand Prix in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates on Sunday, December 12, 2021 . (AP Photo / Hassan Ammar)

Posted on Dec. 2021 01:10 AM IST

Karnataka records third case of Omicron amid growing fears of third wave of infections

The third case detected in Karnataka comes amid a major failure in the monitoring of one of two people known with the Omicron variant, who left India for Dubai without notifying authorities. A case has been registered with the police after the person left the country on the basis of a negative Covid-19 test report, which has now been scanned.

A health worker administers a dose of Covid-19 vaccine to a beneficiary at KR Market, amid a possible threat of the spread of the Omicron variant of COVID-19, in Bengaluru.  (PHOTO PTI.)

A health worker administers a dose of Covid-19 vaccine to a beneficiary at KR Market, amid a possible threat of the spread of the Omicron variant of COVID-19, in Bengaluru. (PHOTO PTI.)

Updated 13 Dec. 2021 00:51 AM IST

Priority of the autonomy of polling agencies for the Modi government: Jitendra Singh

The Union Minister said that regardless of ideological beliefs, it is the collective responsibility of all to strengthen institutions like the CBI, as these institutions also help to strengthen the nation’s resolve to achieve the ultimate goal of incorruptibility in society.

Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh on Sunday urged the eight states, which withdrew general consent to the CBI to investigate the cases, to reconsider their decision.  (PHOTO PTI.)

Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh on Sunday urged the eight states, which withdrew general consent to the CBI to investigate the cases, to reconsider their decision. (PHOTO PTI.)

Posted on Dec. 2021 00:31 IST

Does not intend to take over as governor of universities: Kerala CM

CM Pinarayi Vijayan said Governor Arif Mohammed Khan’s recent outbursts over “political interference” in the appointment of vice-chancellors were “unfortunate”

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said his government has no plans to resume the post of chancellor of state universities.  (Archive)

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said his government has no plans to resume the post of chancellor of state universities. (Archive)

Posted on Dec. 2021 00:14 IST

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