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New Delhi/Kolkata, Dec.6 (ANI): Cutting across party lines, politicians on Friday demanded resignation of former Supreme Court Justice, A. K. Ganguly over allegations of sexually assaulting a law intern.
New Delhi, Nov.21 (ANI): Lawmakers on Thursday criticised the felicitation of Muzaffarnagar legislators in Agra, Uttar Pradesh by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Kerry warns fresh sanctions against Iran could risk nuke deal Nov 14, 1:59 pm
London, Nov. 14 (ANI): United States Secretary John Kerry has warned the lawmakers that any new sanctions against Iran could put talks over Tehran's nuclear programme at risk.
New Delhi, Nov.11 (ANI): Lawmakers have criticised the meeting that took place between Kashmir separatist leaders and Sartaj Aziz, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Advisor on Foreign Affairs and National Security.
PM likely to attend CHOGM in Colombo despite opposition Oct 31, 5:13 pm
New Delhi, Oct.31 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely to attend the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Colombo, despite strong opposition from lawmakers in Tamil Nadu.
NSA defends 'snoop-ops' despite having ' gone too far' Oct 30, 11:34 am
Washington, Oct. 30 (ANI): The US lawmakers have reportedly said that the alleged secret surveillance programmes run by the National Security Agency (NSA) may have gone too far, however, the agency officials are quick to defend the 'snoop-ops' are crucial to the nation's security.
Sharif assures US about reviewing 'Osama doc' Afridi's case: Report Oct 28, 11:42 am
Islamabad, Oct. 28 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has assured US lawmakers that he will reconsider the case of Dr. Shakil Afridi jailed Pakistani doctor, who helped the CIA track Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in November 2011.
Pak senators to file petition against Musharraf's 1999 coup Oct 14, 10:25 am
Islamabad, Oct. 14 (ANI): Pakistani lawmakers have decided to file a petition against former president General retired Pervez Musharraf for illegal dissolution of the Senate after the October 12, 1999 coup.
Washington, Oct. 9 (ANI): A Public Policy Polling survey has revealed that the United States lawmakers have a very low favorability rating, even lower than potholes, cockroaches, hemorrhoids, mothers-in-law, toenail fungus, and even dog poop.
Onboard, Oct. 8 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday broke his silence on the withdrawn ordinance on convicted lawmakers, saying he was confident that the Indian Constitution has the capacity and flexibility to adjust to the friction caused
Words used for Ordinance on convicted lawmakers inappropriate, but sentiments right: Rahul Gandhi Oct 3, 9:06 pm
Ahmedabad, Oct.3 (ANI): Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday admitted that the words he used to describe the government's Ordinance on convicted lawmakers were probably inappropriate, but emphasized that his sentiments were right.
Chennai, Oct 3 (ANI): Minister of State in Prime Minister's Office (PMO) V. Narayanasamy on Thursday lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for its 'double standards' on the ordinance on convicted lawmakers.
Chennai, Oct 3 (ANI): Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D. Raja on Thursday welcomed the Congress-led UPA Government's move to withdraw the ordinance on convicted lawmakers, saying it was not in tune with the ideas of growing and upcoming Indian nation.
BJP gives all credit to itself and Pranab Mukherjee for rejecting ordinance on convicted lawmakers Oct 2, 9:13 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 2 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party President Rajnath Singh on Wednesday denied Congress' allegation that his party had agreed to the ordinance on convicted lawmakers, and gave his party and President Pranab Mukherjee full credit for the decision taken by the Cabinet on the controversial bill.
'Dynasty-led' govt. had no choice but to withdraw ordinance after 'biggest drama': Kiran Bedi Oct 2, 9:13 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 2 (ANI): Former Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Kiran Bedi on Wednesday targetted the Gandhi family, and said that the UPA-led Central Government had no choice before them but to withdraw the ordinance on convicted lawmakers.
Cabinet u-turn on ordinance was 'theatre of the absurd': BJP Oct 2, 8:27 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 2 (ANI): Lashing out at the Union Cabinet for doing a u-turn on the ordinance and Bill on convicted lawmakers, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday took credit for ensuring that democracy prevailed in the country since they had earlier rejected the Bill in the Monsoon Session of Parliament, and urged President Pranab Mukherjee not to sign the ordinance.
New Delhi, Oct. 2 (ANI): Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari on Wednesday defended the Cabinet's decision to withdraw the ordinance on convicted lawmakers, and said the decision reflected that the UPA-led Central Government was democratic and not authoritarian in nature.
Rahul sole reason for reconsideration of ordinance: NCP Oct 2, 4:33 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 2 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Agriculture and senior Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Tariq Anwar on Wednesday admitted that Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's public disapproval of the ordinance on convicted lawmakers is the sole reason behind the Centre having a relook at the proposal.
Ordinance row: PM and his Cabinet should resign, says Badal Oct 2, 4:33 pm
Jalandhar, Oct 2 (ANI): With the UPA Government mulling over the withdrawing of the controversial ordinance that seeks to protect convicted lawmakers following Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi's outburst, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Wednesday said Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh and his entire Cabinet should resign if there is any morality left.
BJP taunts Congress for distorting truth on Gandhi Jayanti Oct 2, 3:15 pm
New Delhi, Oct 2 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday said it is an irony that the ruling Congress Party is distorting the truth on a day like Gandhi Jayanti.
Lucknow, Oct 2 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday launched a sarcastic attack on the Congress-led UPA Government over reports that the controversial ordinance on convicted parliamentarians is likely to be withdrawn, and said it seems that someone is in a hurry, keeping in mind the upcoming elections.
Left slams UPA for 'drama' on convicted lawmakers' ordinance Oct 2, 2:06 pm
New Delhi, Oct 2 (ANI): Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Sitaram Yechury on Wednesday lashed out at the Congress-led UPA Government for the ongoing drama with regard to the ordinance on convicted parliamentarian.
PM to brief Mukherjee on ordinance on convicted lawmakers Oct 2, 1:07 pm
New Delhi, Oct 2 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh has arrived at Rashtrapati Bhavan here to brief President Pranab Mukherjee on the decision taken by the Congress Core Group with regard to the ordinance on convicted parliamentarians.
NCP assures support to UPA on convicted lawmakers' ordinance Oct 2, 1:03 pm
New Delhi, Oct 2 (ANI): With the ruling Congress Party contemplating to withdraw a contentious ordinance that allows convicted parliamentarians to stay in office, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader D.P. Tripathi on Wednesday said his party as a responsible UPA partner will abide by whatever decision Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh takes in this regard.
Congress Core Group discusses ordinance on convicted lawmakers Oct 2, 11:28 am
New Delhi, Oct 2 (ANI): A meeting of the Congress Core Group to discuss the ordinance on convicted lawmakers has begun at Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh's official 7, Race Course Road (RCR) here.
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