This year's Monsoon Session was held between 17 July and 11 August 2017, functioned for 157.6 hours with 67% and 72% productivity of Scheduled time in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha respectively.
The opposition party had alleged that BJP had deliberately delayed the session so that the debates on the Rafale's deal and the allegations charged on Amit Shah's son may not influence the voting in Gujarat. "Democracy will surely strengthen", PM Modi had said while addressing the media inside Parliament's premises.
Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar said the Supplementary Demand for Grants and three ordinances including GST compensation to states will also be a prominent issue of discussion.
However, the senior Congress leader charged that the prime minister did not reply to issues raises by them.
Meanwhile, the Winter Session of Rajya Sabha began on a stormy note on Friday with the Opposition demanding an apology from PM Modi over his "conspiracy with Pakistan" remarks against his predecessor Manmohan Singh, creating an uproar and repeatedly disrupting proceedings.
Azad said his party and other Opposition leaders have given a notice under rule 267 seeking suspension of the listed business to discuss an issue which he termed as "serious".
"Rather than demanding apology from Prime Minister, they (opposition) should apologise for what they have done".
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday hoped the Winter Session of Parliament will be a productive one with constructive debates and innovative suggestions that will help resolve the country's problems. He said that he hopes for a fruitful parliamentary session that would benefit the country. "Generally, winter starts with Diwali". The PM Modi told reporters outside the Parliament that "I am hopeful and urge all parties to come together, discuss debate and work for the betterment of the nation".
At a meeting of top NDA leaders, Modi asked the ruling alliance to strongly push the government's legislative agenda in the Winter Session of Parliament, sources said.
The star known as Kepler-90, is just a bit hotter and larger than the Sun; astronomers already knew of seven planets around it. Because it's so close to its star, it's extremely hot with an average surface temperature over 800 degrees Fahrenheit.
When the doll was cradled by Teegan, a 3-year-old playing Mary in the skit decided the show must go on and took the baby away. That is, until Mary decides she is having none of it and tries to grab poor Jesus back from the sheep - a tussle ensues.
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This will inevitably lead to more sales, which could see the Nintendo Switch surpassing the PS4 in its first financial year. It's a major return to form for Nintendo, a company that has traditionally held a leadership position in the game industry.
Some of those who gathered outside the Salvation Army's headquarters for the annual hamper distribution. Money raised by bell ringers helps to fund the programs at the local Salvation Army in Murfreesboro.
While being questioned by police, Maruna stood by his position that having sex with a minor was not wrong, according to WKBN . Police say Maruna traveled to Austintown thinking he was meeting the boy, but when he got there he was arrested.
Given that this is a pro machine, you can configure up to 128GB of DDR4-2666 ECC memory, and up to 4TB of SSD storage. The company gave the first access to iMac to Marques Brownlee who posted the first hands-on video of iMac Pro .
This is definitely a useful feature if you're not near your console and want to chat with your friends. If you have these models you may need to update your YouTube app to take advantage of the 4K video.
The special edition Star Wars device was unveiled at an event in Mumbai, one day before the Star Wars release date. The rest of the phone is same as the original OnePlus 5T , which is a leading recommendation in the sub-Rs.
What the Tech? Free shipping Friday
The online retailer has launched free one-day and same-day delivery for Prime members for the duration of the holiday season. What's more, many retailers are offering special discounts on top of the promise of free shipping with all orders.
Create Christmas trees for small spaces
Approximately four days before moving the tree indoors, place it in this holding area to prep it for the move into the home. Florida's 2017 state Christmas tree was lit at the capitol Wednesday morning by Governor Rick Scott and his wife Ann.
CDC: Flu activity high in Louisiana
The Centers for Disease Control are showing sharp increases in the number of positive tests for the virus. With flu cases on the rise across the country, local health officials urge people to get vaccinated.
Twitter to let users make tweet threads more easily
The feature is rolling out to Android, iOS and web users over the "coming weeks", so don't worry if you don't have it right away. Repeat the process until your thread is complete, and then hit "tweet" to post the entire Thread all at once.
HD streaming support coming to OnePlus 5T, company confirms
OnePlus devices now are certified for the L3 security level - which doesn't allow users to playback content at higher resolutions. Will the OnePlus 5T ever get HD streaming support? The did not give any time frame or talked about the update for the OnePlus 5 .