The meeting was attended by Modi, Union Ministers Rajnath Singh, Arun Jaitley and Ananth Kumar, besides the Opposition leaders such as Mallikarjun Kharge (Congress) Mulayam Singh Yadav (SP), D Raja (CPI), Kanimozhi (DMK), Derek O'Brien and Sudip Bandhopadhyay (TMC) and Tariq Anwar (NCP).
"And I am hopeful that Parliament will pass the Bill", Kovind said in his address to the joint sitting of the both Houses.
"My government has brought the Triple Talaq Bill to safeguard the rights of the Muslim women". Kumar said the "government will do everything to ensure passage of the triple talaq bill in the session".
In the meeting, which lasted more than an hour, the speaker requested all political parties to cooperate for smooth conduct of the session. "Like GST was passed by consensus, this bill seeking to ban the practice of instant triple talaq (talaq-e-biddat) among Muslims will be passed", Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kumar said, addressing the media after an all-party meeting.
According to a report by The Hindustan Times, Gandhi has said that parliamentarians in India now have the authority to determine their remunerations.
Earlier Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said the union budget will give a new flight to the fast growing economy of the country as the budget session is commencing on Monday. "Opposition raised some concerns during the all party meeting on Sunday and so we expect that there will be disruption on a few issues", a senior leader of the NDA said, requesting anonymity.
The budget session is split into two parts. Kovind also made it clear that the Narendra Modi government will do everything to empower the minorities but not appease them. The first spell of the session will end on February 9.
Police said Friday they believe Canadian drug-company billionaire businessman Barry Sherman and his wife were both murdered. The allegations have not been proven in court and Apotex, Sandhu and Desai have filed motions to dismiss the complaint.
The Islamic State (IS) militant group claimed responsibility for the January 29 attack through its Amaq news agency. The spokesperson said that a gunfight between the remaining terrorist and soldiers is underway.
In a year when the nominees were more eclectic and adventurous, the safe bets prevailed at the 60th Annual Grammy Awards. Other notable winners included Chris Stapleton for Best Country Album; the HBO documentary "The Defiant Ones" about Dr.
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Despite the forthcoming removal of Chief Wahoo , there has been no discussion over a name-change for the Cleveland Indians . They're not going to have the Chief Wahoo police, so anybody can wear anything they want when coming to the park.
When a lunar eclipse happens, the moon appears to darken as it moves into Earth's shadow, which is called the umbra. Supermoons occur when the full moon is at the closest point of its orbit to the Earth - its perigee .
But the Rockets were not going to go away easily, and bit by bit chipped away at the lead throughout the second half. After a mediocre start, the Pelicans appeared to be on the rise with Davis and Cousins coalescing.
However, family members of the victims said that the attack was the result of a domestic dispute , according to WPXI-TV . This happens in Pittsburgh, not here", Dick Kalp, who lives behind a nearby convenience store and called police, said.
Flynn resigned, Nunes said he would not seek to investigate the retired Army general's ties to Russian Federation . There would be a five-day waiting period for President Trump to object, but he is not expected to object.
Gunmen Attack Kabul Military Academy: Security Sources
Earlier, a series of blasts have been heard neard the military academy, according to witness, Reuters reported. Kabul resident Mohammad Ehsan said the explosions began at around 5 am and lasted for at least an hour.
Fourth USA Gymnastics board member resigns after abuse scandal
The prominent judge who presided over the sexual assault case against US gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar is also a crime novelist. Ingham County Judge Rosemarie Aquilina imposed the severe sentence after hearing testimony from 156 of Nassar's victims.
Hospital fireplace kills greater than 30 folks in South Korea
There were 194 patients in the hospital when the fire first began and all 78 individuals in the seniors' ward were evacuated. Choi said all the dead were from the hospital's general ward and 94 evacuees were taken to a nursing ward for the elderly.
What you need to know about Super Blue Moon eclipse 2018
Though the moon whirls around Earth at an average distance of almost 239,000 miles, it doesn't orbit in a flawless circle. What's not to be fascinated by? Weather permitting we will have a great view of one here in New Jersey next year.
New iPad With Face ID Hinted At In iOS 11.3
He said a routine bug-fix for the app was rejected by Apple in December, just before Apple acknowledged the battery-slowing issue. However, the option to disable the performance throttling on older iPhones is not made available via this first public beta.