House too 'busy' to work

"If you thought parliament was all about 'democracy at work', read on. Slogan shouting, walk-outs and boycotts resulted in parliament losing 26% of its time to interruptions in the 14th Lok Sabha. " shocking waste of time, considering that each minute of parliament costs the exchequer Rs 26,035", says a citizens Report on Governance and Development 2007" brought out by the National Social watch Coalition (NSWC)."


  • Parliament
  • NSW monitors the health of Indian Parliament by examining and establishing some worrying trends in the way in which the Parliament functions and conducts its business. Read more
  • Judiciary
  • NSW study the specific cases to understand the mind of the Judiciary. Under this section NSW analyzes issues and proposals on judicial accountability and reforms. Read more
  • Executive
  • NSW analyses the structural challenges in the Executive such as the conflict of interest between the Parliament and the Executive and within the Executive and related issues. Read more