Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi (India), July 30 (ANI): Opposition parties on Tuesday termed the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage), Bill, 2019 as "unconstitutional" and stressed that the Bill needs to be referred to a Select Committee of Parliament for further scrutiny.
Updated : 8 months, 1 week ago IST
Koraput (Odisha) [India], Mar 8 (ANI): Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday promised that his party will ensure the passage of Women’s Reservation Bill if voted to power at the Centre in the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections, adding the party will strive for a policy of "zero tol
Updated : 9 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Cochin (Kerala) [India], Jan 29 (ANI): Passage of the Women's Reservation Bill will be the top priority if Congress comes to power, said party president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday.
Updated : 10 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Dec 22 (ANI): In a bid to ensure the passage of Women's Reservation Bill, a Biju Janata Dal (BJD) delegation has met Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, requesting him to pass a resolution in favour of the Bill.
Updated : 11 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Dec 17 (ANI): Vice President Venkaiah Naidu has appealed to all political parties to arrive at a consensus and ensure the passage of Women's Reservation Bill for providing reservation to women in the Parliament and state legislatures.
New Delhi [India], Dec 11 (ANI): Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Tuesday said a number of key issues, including reservation for women, have been lined up for discussion during the Winter Session of Parliament.
Updated : 11 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], Dec 9 (ANI): Congress party president Rahul Gandhi has asked Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to pass "a resolution calling for the reservation of one-third of the seats in the Lok Sabha and Legislative Assemblies for women, in the next session."
Updated : 1 year, 4 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 16 (ANI): Ahead of the commencement of the monsoon session of Parliament, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking his support to ensure passage of the Women's Reservation Bill.
Updated : 1 year, 8 months ago IST
New Delhi, [India] Mar 08 (ANI): Women Congress leaders on Thursday sought an early passage of the long-awaited bill that seeks to reserve a third of legislative seats in India for women.
Patna (Bihar) [India], Feb 17 (ANI): Pitching for reservation of seats for women in the Parliament and state legislative assemblies, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday said that concrete step towards women's empowerment cannot be taken unless a law is passed for the same.
Updated : 1 year, 9 months ago IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], Jan 28 (ANI): The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Sunday said that they would continue their demand to refer the Triple Talaq Bill to select committee for deliberation upon some of its contentious clauses.
Updated : 2 years, 7 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar. 20 (ANI): Heading the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) Women's Wing protest demanding early passage of Women Reservation Bill, party MP M. Kanimozhi on Monday said they are agitating in order to draw attention towards the bill meant for empowerment of the fairer s