Articles by PRS Team - August, 2018

The monsoon session of parliament concluded last Friday. This was one of the most productive sessions of the 16th Lok Sabha, with 18 bills being passed. This session also witnessed discussion on the first no-confidence motion against this government,...
The new Deputy Chairperson of Rajya Sabha will be elected Thursday. The Deputy Chairman is a constitutional position created under Article 89 of the Constitution, which specifies that Rajya Sabha shall choose one of its MPs to be the Deputy Chairman as often as the...
Parliament productivity in both Houses witnessed a dip last week. While the Lok Sabha’s productivity reduced to 117%, Rajya Sabha’s productivity was 68% due to disruptions related to issues around the draft National Register of Citizens in Assam. While no...