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Solar Scam: Ruckus in Kerala Assembly, Opposition stages walkout  Feb 5, 10:40 am
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb. 5 (ANI): Protests broke out in the Kerala Legislative Assembly on Friday over the solar scam as opposition LDF lawmakers staged a walk-out during Governor P. Sathasivam's speech on the opening day of the budget session.
Four months after promulgation, Nepal constitution amended  Jan 23, 10:48 pm
Kathmandu, Jan.23 (ANI): In an attempt to appease the agitating Madhesis, Nepal on Saturday amended its new constitution, four months after promulgation.
Nuclear race can imperil strategic stability:US report  Jan 23, 2:36 pm
Washington, Jan.23 (ANI): A congressional report sent to United States lawmakers has warned that continued Indian and Pakistani nuclear weapons development could jeopardise strategic stability between the two countries.
Lawmakers to submit Amendment proposals on Constitution of Nepal by Thursday  Jan 5, 3:10 pm
Kathmandu, Jan. 5(ANI): Nepal Speaker Onsari Gharti Magar has given 72 hours to the lawmakers to register their amendment proposals on the bill on first amendment of the country's Constitution.
Sartaj Aziz fails to satisfy Pak MPs on PM Modi's visit  Dec 30, 11:23 am
Karachi, Dec. 30 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister's Advisor on Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz, has not provided satisfactory information to the opposition lawmakers with regard to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's surprise visit to the nation.
Sartaj Aziz to brief Pak Senate on PM Modi's surprise visit  Dec 29, 11:53 am
Karachi, Dec. 29 (ANI): Pakistan's Foreign Affairs Adviser Sartaj Aziz has been summoned by the Senate chairman to brief lawmakers on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's surprise visit to the country and Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif's trip to Afghanistan.
100% hike only if MPs devote full time to Parliament: Nariman  Dec 26, 7:30 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 26 (ANI): Commenting on the demand of lawmakers demanding 100 percent hike in their salary, distinguished Indian Constitutional expert Fali Sam Nariman on Saturday said they would be entitled even to 100 percent salary increase, provi
US to raise H1B, L1 visa fee for Indian IT firms  Dec 17, 8:54 am
Washington, Dec.17 (ANI): In a move which would have a big impact on Indian IT companies in United States, American lawmakers in an attempt to restrict visas for skilled foreign workers has imposed a special fee of up to USD 4,500 on the H1B and L1 visas popular among Indian IT companies.
LS adjourned till 11:40 am over Virendra Singh's remarks  Dec 10, 11:46 am
New Delhi, Dec. 10 (ANI): The Lok Sabha was adjourned till 11:40 a.m. on Thursday after a verbal duel continued between the Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) lawmakers over Member of Parliament Virendra Singh's controversial remarks.
AAP is a vehicle to loot the Govt.: Congress  Dec 4, 1:10 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 4 (ANI): Taking potshots at the Aam Aadmi Party over its move to increase the salary of the Delhi lawmakers, the Congress Party on Friday said the former has become a vehicle for looting the government.
AAP MLA slams 'salary hike' for Delhi lawmakers  Dec 4, 10:19 am
New Delhi, Dec. 4 (ANI): Disgruntled over the approved 400 per cent pay hike for MLAs and ministers in the national capital, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Pankaj Pushkar on Friday rebelled against the decision, saying that 'inflation' was for everyone.
Nepal Parliament adjourned till Dec.6 after Madhesi parties obstruct proceedings  Dec 1, 1:48 pm
Kathmandu, Dec.1 (ANI): The Nepal Parliament were adjourned on Tuesday for five days after Madhesi lawmakers repeatedly obstructed proceedings over disagreement with the Revised Bill of the new Constitution.
GST can be India's 'Brahmastra' against global headwinds: ASSOCHAM  Nov 26, 8:43 pm
New Delhi, Nov.26 (ANI): New ASSOCHAM president Sunil Kanoria on Thursday said it is time lawmakers across parties passed the Constitutional Amendment Bill on GST without further delay as it would send a strong signal to investors that India's economy can overcome serious global and domestic challenges with political will.
MQM withdraws resignations of lawmakers post pact with Sharif Government  Oct 10, 4:02 pm
Islamabad, Oct.10 (ANI): The Nawaz Sharif-led PML Government at the Centre and the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) have inked a pact to form a Grievance Redressal Committee (GRC).
Iranian Parliament speaker urges lawmakers to decide on historic nuke deal  Oct 4, 6:24 pm
New York, Oct. 4 (ANI): The speaker of Iranian Parliament, Ali Larijani, has called upon the lawmakers to reach a decision on the landmark nuclear deal with world powers which would curb the country's nuclear activities in exchange for the lifting of international sanctions.
PM Modi meets lawmakers ahead of his address  Sep 28, 7:44 am
San Jose, Sept 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met elected lawmakers from California ahead of his address to the Indian community in the SAP Center here.
US lawmakers to greet PM Modi at Silicon Valley reception  Sep 26, 1:58 am
San Jose, Sept. 26 (ANI): The US lawmakers, including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, will greet Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Silicon Valley reception.
Ex-lawmakers of Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami arrested for possession of bombs  Sep 8, 1:52 pm
Dhaka, Sept. 8 (ANI): Bangladesh police have arrested two former Jamaat-e-Islami lawmakers along with 11 other leaders and activists of the part for possession of 20 homemade bombs in Mirpur flat.
Agitated mob sets fire to houses of Manipur minister, lawmakers  Sep 1, 1:18 pm
Imphal, Sept. 1 (ANI): Irate mob set afire the houses of Manipur Health Minister Phungjathang Tonsing, Lok Sabha MP Thangso Baite, Hill Areas Committee Chairman of State Assembly Chaltolien Amo and four Congress MLAs TN Haokip, Manga Vaiphei, Ginsuanhau and Vungjagin Valte in Churachandpur District last night.
Greek lawmakers approve third bailout after all-night debate  Aug 15, 7:35 am
London, Aug.15 (ANI): Lawmakers in debt-ridden Greece have reportedly approved the draft of a third bailout through an all-night voting process in parliament.
After washed out Monsoon Session, NDA holds a save democracy march  Aug 13, 4:31 pm
New Delhi, Aug. 13 (ANI): After a complete wash out of the Monsoon Session of Parliament, NDA lawmakers on Thursday, took out a "Save Democracy" march against the opposition, holding the latter responsible for what they called a wasted session.
LS Speaker Sumitra Mahajan rejects Congress demand for adjournment  Aug 10, 11:49 am
New Delhi, Aug. 10 (ANI): Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Monday disallowed all notices of adjournment in the LOwer House as defiant Congress lawmakers entered it with placards, sporting black arm bands.
Congress MPs to continue protest at Gandhi statue in Parliament today  Aug 7, 8:50 am
New Delhi, Aug. 7 (ANI): Congress MPs will continue their protest at the Gandhi statue in the Parliament premises today against the suspension of the party's 25 lawmakers from the Lok Sabha.
'Livid' Congress may greet PM Modi with black flags in Chennai  Aug 6, 3:50 pm
Chennai, Aug. 6 (ANI): Extremely upset with the move to suspend 25 lawmakers from the Lok Sabha, the Congress Party has decided to show black flags to Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to Chennai tomorrow.
Congress likely to continue protest over suspension of MPs  Aug 6, 10:33 am
New Delhi, Aug. 6 (ANI): Congress MPs from both Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha are likely to stage a protest at the Gandhi statue in the Parliament premises on Thursday, against the suspension of the party's 25 lawmakers from the Lok Sabha by Speaker Sumitra Mahajan.