12:05 am: NItish Kumar criticizes the government for inflation
11:30 am: Lok Sabha adjourned till 12 noon
Request members to not disrupt Question Hour, we can discuss the issues you have after this-Sumitra Mahajan,Speaker #parliament— ANI (@ANI_news) July 7, 2014
Congress protest against inflation and price rise in Delhi pic.twitter.com/VOLg0RcYEi— ANI (@ANI_news) July 7, 2014
Petroleum minister Dharmendra Pradhan speaking in Lok Sabha amid uproar #parliament— ANI (@ANI_news) July 7, 2014
11:15 am: Opposition unite in attacking govt over inflation.
11:00 am: Budget session begins; Demise of Harbhajan Lakha mourned.
All parties will be included in the standing committees,chairmanship will be according to rules-Venkaiah Naidu #parliament— ANI (@ANI_news) July 7, 2014
10:35 am: In a press meet, Venkaiah Naidu said that the all-party meet was appreciated by many parties as they gave them a platform to discuss the business issues as they did not have access to the business committee.
10:20 am: All Party meet begins
10:15 am: Railway minister Sadananda Gowda to present the Rail budget tomorrow.
10:05 am: Venkaiah Naidu said that the economy is in a bad shape; the GDP, fiscal deficit and the rupee value have gone down. "We have to take some bitter pills now for a long-term happiness," he said
9:30 am: Nifty is up 22 points at 7,778. IT stocks lead gains today, up nearly 1 per cent. Auto, metals, power and realty indices rise over 0.5 per cent. [Read]
As the nation waits in anticipation, the Twitter goes buzz with anxiety too. Here's to budget:
We will raise the issue of inflation through an adjournment motion in parliament today-Mallikarjun Kharge,Congress pic.twitter.com/1ehh0spb70— ANI (@ANI_news) July 7, 2014
Faridabad : Congress protests against rail fare hike pic.twitter.com/6yItbqzGDK— ANI (@ANI_news) July 7, 2014
Inflation,prices of essential commodities will be an issue,also communal incidents and special status for Bihar-Ali Anwar,JDU #parliament— ANI (@ANI_news) July 7, 2014
Prime Minister offers tributes to Dr. Syama Prasad Mookerjee in Central Hall of Parliament, on his birth anniversary pic.twitter.com/bmZcHASY3E— Doordarshan News (@DDNewsLive) July 6, 2014