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UPA Govt. has a majority, no question of early polls: Kamal Nath Dec 11, 1:37 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 11 (ANI): The government has a majority and there is no question of general elections taking place before they are scheduled, said Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Kamal Nath.
Lok Sabha adjourned for day, Rajya Sabha till 2 p.m. Dec 11, 1:37 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 11 (ANI): The Lok Sabha was adjourned for the day on Wednesday, while the Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 2 p.m., following opposition-related uproar on various issues.
Pak parliamentarians united against booze ban in country Dec 11, 12:05 pm
Islamabad, Dec. 11 (ANI): Pakistan's National Assembly (NA) has rejected a resolution calling for a ban on liquor.
Anna Hazare's indefinite fast for Jan Lokpal Bill enters second day Dec 11, 10:10 am
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Dec.11 (ANI): Veteran social activist Anna Hazare's indefinite fast for Jan Lokpal Bill entered second day on Wednesday.
No Confidence Motion: Disciplinary action will be taken against Congress MPs, says Shinde Dec 10, 9:05 pm
New Delhi, Dec.10 (ANI): Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Tuesday said that disciplinary action could be taken against Congress Members of Parliament from the Seemandhra region of Andhra Pradesh for giving notice for a no-confidence motion against the UPA-II Government.
Passage of Lokpal Bill in parliament is priority: V.Narayansamy Dec 10, 7:48 pm
New Delhi, Dec.10 (ANI): The government on Tuesday said that discussion and passage of the Lokpal Bill in Parliament is its priority.
TDP protests outside parliament over Andhra bifurcation Dec 10, 6:44 pm
New Delhi, Dec.10 (ANI): Telugu Desam Party (TDP) members protested outside parliament on Tuesday against the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh.
Chacko acted as Congress agent in JPC: BJP Dec 10, 6:05 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 10, (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday accused Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) chairman P.C. Chacko of shielding the accused in the 2G spectrum scam, and added, that he acted more as a Congress agent, than as the chairman of the JPC.
New Delhi, Dec.10 (ANI): A delegation from Arunachal Pradesh met Union Minister for Tribal Affairs, Kishore Chand deo on Tuesday,and demanded that he give his approval for the setting up of 445 Panchayati Raj Ghars in the state, in addition to the 67 Gram Panchayat Ghars for an amount of Rs. 406.6 lakh under the Rajiv Gandhi Panchayat Shaktikaran Abhiyan (RGPSA).
New Delhi, Dec 10 (ANI): Proceedings in both Houses of Parliament were adjourned for the day after an uproar over various issues, including the adoption of the JPC report without debate, the 2G spectrum scam, Telangana, price rise and death of children in relief camps for riot victims in Muzaffarnagar.
Anna begins indefinite fast, says it will be a 'do-or-die' agitation Dec 10, 11:22 am
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Dec.10 (ANI): Veteran social activist Anna Hazare on Tuesday started another indefinite fast to press for Jan Lokpal Bill, saying that this time it will be a do or die situation.
Anna Hazare to begin indefinite fast for Jan Lokpal Bill today Dec 10, 9:55 am
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Dec.9 (ANI): Veteran social activist Anna Hazare would start another indefinite fast from today at his village here to press for Jan Lokpal Bill.
Ralegan Siddhi (Maharashtra), Dec.9 (ANI): Anti-graft crusader Anna Hazare said on Monday he would sit on an indefinite hunger strike for the passage of the Jan Lokpal Bill in the ongoing winter session of the parliament.
New Delhi, Dec. 9 (ANI): Both Houses of Parliament adjourned for the day on Monday afternoon tii Tuesday, as the opposition repeatedly asked the government to provide answers to them on key issues such as the creation of a separate state of Telangana, the recent communal violence in Muzaffarnagar and the 2G spectrum scam.
New Delhi, Dec. 9, (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was on Monday overruled by the Speaker Meira Kumar to register a protest against the Joint Parliamentary Report on 2G scam.
Demonstration outside Parliament over change in UPSC norms Dec 9, 1:56 pm
New Delhi, Dec.9 (ANI): Several persons gathered outside Parliament on Monday to demonstrate and protest against a change in the norms for the holding of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) examinations.
New Delhi, Dec.7 (ANI): Biju Janata Dal (BJD) leader Jay Panda on Saturday refused to comment on the Prevention of Communal and Targeted Violence Bill until the final draft is tabled in Parliament.
BJP attacks Congress over Anti-Communal Violence Bill Dec 7, 2:14 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 7, (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday criticised the Congress over the Anti-Communal Violence Bill, which is likely to be introduced during the Winter Session of Parliament.
Dhaka, Dec.7 (ANI): December 2, 2013 was the last date for the filing of nominations for the tenth parliamentary elections being held on January 5, 2014. The BNP, which had declared its intention of not participating in the elections under a Sheikh Hasina led election-time government, confirmed its decision by not filing nominations.
Brussels (Belgium), Dec.6 (ANI): Experts gathered at the European parliament on Thursday and called for peace and tranquility, as they discussed the grim political situation in Bangladesh due to the ongoing clash between the leading parties which could delay or even derail elections due by January in the country.
New Delhi, Dec.6 (ANI): A 19 member parliamentary delegation led by Hovik Abrahamyan, President (Speaker) of the National Assembly of Armenia called on President Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan here on Thursday.
Parliament pays tributes to Nelson Mandela, adjourns till Monday Dec 6, 12:47 pm
New Delhi, Dec 6 (ANI): Both Houses of Parliament were adjourned till Monday as a mark of respect to the memory of South Africa's first elected president Nelson Mandela, who passed away last night.
Cabinet clears bill on Telangana with 10 districts Dec 5, 10:29 pm
New Delhi, Dec.5 (ANI): The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved the parliamentary bill for the creation of Telangana with 10 districts, and is likely to be sent to the President for approval tomorrow.
Myanmar parliamentary team calls on Mukherjee Dec 5, 6:15 pm
New Delhi, Dec.5 (ANI): A 23-member parliamentary delegation from Myanmar led by U Khin Aung Myint, Speaker of Amyotha Hluttaw (Upper House) called on President Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapati Bhavan here today.
New Delhi, Dec.5 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Supremo Mayawati said it is important to ensure a political consensus before introducing the Communal Violence Bill in both houses of the parliament.
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