Full Coverage - Women's Quota Bill
Govt efforts to break the deadlock and ensure early passage of the Bill in Lok Sabha were again stonewalled.
Monday , 5 April '10Pranab Mukherjee chaired an all-party meeting to pave the way for taking up the Bill for consideration in LS.
Thursday , 1 April '10The govt has convened a meeting of floor leaders of all parties on April 5 to discuss the Women’s Reservation Bill.
Wednesday , 24 March '10Govt said there would be no change in the women's quota Bill compared to that passed in the Rajya Sabha.
Wednesday , 24 March '10Omar Abdullah, who met Congress Chief Sonia Gandhi, appreciated her commitment to the Women's Reservation Bill and offered his party's support to it.
Wednesday , 24 March '10Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's remarks over the Women's Reservation Bill has angered different political outfits, as they now want an apology from him.
Tuesday , 23 March '10Samajwadi Party said not a single male would be elected to the Lok Sabha ten years after the Women's Reservation Bill came into force.
Thursday , 18 March '10Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will talk to opponents of the Bill as promised by him in Parliament.
Thursday , 18 March '10NCP chief Sharad Pawar told the opponents of the Women’s Reservation Bill to let the measure be passed in its present form.
Wednesday , 17 March '10BJP sought to take credit for its role in passage of the Women's Reservation Bill in Rajya Sabha.
Sunday , 14 March '10RJP President Lalu Prasad Yadav deciding to stall the Women’s Reservation Bill in its present form has said that he will not allow it to pass in the Lok Sabha.
Wednesday , 10 March '10Fourteen years after it was first introduced, the Bill securing a third of the seats for women in Lok Sabha and state Assemblies was passed by the Rajya Sabha today....
Wednesday , 10 March '10The historic passage of the Women’s Bill in the Rajya Sabha is the first step in what could be a long journey....
Wednesday , 10 March '10Core group considers putting off Bill, postponing vote. But Cong chief prevails, errant MPs suspended....
Tuesday , 9 March '10Sonia Gandhi took a dig at RJD chief Lalu Prasad telling him in a lighter vein that he needed to be on the side of the Women's Reservation Bill since he had
Tuesday , 9 March '10Lalu Prasad and Mulayam Singh had a nearly 20-minute interaction with Congress prez Sonia Gandhi.
Tuesday , 9 March '10Rajya Sabha began discussion on the Women's Reservation Bill a day after it was moved in the House.
Tuesday , 9 March '10A meeting of political parties supporting the Women's Reservation Bill failed to evolve a consensus on a strategy on its passage in RS.
Tuesday , 9 March '10Government said it would hold a discussion on the Women's Reservation Bill in the Rajya Sabha.
Tuesday , 9 March '10Women's Bill ensuring 33 pct quota in the House was successfully blocked by the Opposition in RS.