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 : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Mumbai (Maharastra) [India], July 27 (ANI): Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday proposed that women should be given seat reservation in the Parliament and after that, they should be provided with "funds, functions, and functionaries".
Updated : 7 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], Apr 4 (ANI): Batting for effective representation to women, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday said leaders like New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have shown that women should be brought into politics.
Updated : 8 months, 1 week ago IST
Kendrapara (Odisha) [India], March 10 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Sunday announced 33 per cent quota for women in the allocation of Lok Sabha tickets of Biju Janata Dal (BJD) party.
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 : 8 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Feb 25 (ANI): The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women (UN Women) lauded the Naveen Patnaik-led Odisha government for the women's reservation proposal.
Updated : 9 months, 3 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 ago IST
Jaipur (Rajasthan), [India], Jan 18 (ANI): Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot on Friday said that Congress will take forward the demand of 33 per cent reservation for women in Parliament and state legislature and try its best to bring it in all Congress-ruled states.
Updated : 10 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], Dec 27 (ANI): Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday asserted that the Punjab Vidhan Sabha has passed a resolution in which they have urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi led government to provide 33 per cent reservation to women in Parliament an
Updated : 10 months, 4 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.
Updated : 11 months, 1 week ago IST
Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], December 15 (ANI): The Punjab Legislative Assembly unanimously passed a resolution urging the Centre to enact Women's Reservation Bill to provide 33 per cent reservation for women in both Parliament and State Legislative Assemblies by voice vote on Friday afte