Parliament's Monsoon Session begins today: What to expect

Monsoon session of Parliament begins today: Five issues that Opposition will raise to target govt

Opposition leaders meet in Parliament ahead of Monsoon Session at 10.

Official proceeding of the Lok Sabha begins immediately after the newly elected MPs take oath.

"I want this Parliament session to be fruitful". He said he hoped that spirit would also mark the monsoon session that began today and that all parliamentarians would engage in quality debate.

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BJP has said that it is ready to discuss on all issues in Parliament.

Seeking to build a firewall for the government from the expected opposition attacks in Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today made it clear that states should act tough against those violating law in the name of cow protection and insisted that the issue should not be given political and communal colour.

On July 14 and July 15, the government briefed leaders of Opposition parties about the month-old stand-off with China and the situation in Kashmir in the aftermath of the killing of the seven Amarnath pilgrims.

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Post GST implementation, monsoon session will have many more agendas to achieve by resolving various issues along with bills passage.

The session will be challenging for the NDA government who will have to face the united opposition on host of issues including the Goods and Services Tax (GST), introduced recently. The Prime Minister also called on all the parties to support the war against corruption, which has been initiated by the government.The Prime Minister also mentioned that the highest level of dignity has been maintained in the whole process of Presidential Election till now and no situation of any bitterness surfaced among the political parties.

Prime Minister Modi on Sunday, without naming Trinamool Congress and Rashtriya Janata Dal, hit out at the corruption plaguing the nation.

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Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Sunday held an informal meeting of the Opposition leaders to firm up the issues to be raised during the session.

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