Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India] | March 21, 2018 12:01:13 AM ISTThe Opposition in Madhya Pradesh Assembly on Wednesday moved a no-confidence motion against Speaker Sitasharan Sharma over the refusal to hold a discussion on the alleged suicide of state's Public Works Department (PWD) Minister Rampal Singh's daughter-in... read..
Bhopal | Wednesday, Mar 21 2018 ISTThe Madhya Pradesh Assembly today passed with voice vote â€“ sans discussion â€“ the Appropriation Bill with a spending plan of Rs 2,04,642-cr for the next fiscal beginning April 1, and adjourned the House sine die seven days ahead of schedule, as the sta... read..
Bhubaneswar |Wednesday, 2018 3:45:05 PM ISTThe Odisha Assembly witnessed repeated adjournments on the second day of the Budget Session on Wednesday as BJP members created a ruckus over the arrest of their leader and former minister Jayanarayan Mishra.... read..
Hyderabad | Wednesday, Mar 21 2018 ISTThe Telangana Legislative Assembly will take up discussion on demands for grants of various departments on Wednesday. Earlier, the day's proceedings of the Assembly and Council began on a calm note and took up the day's listed business. UNI SMS CS 1128 ... read..
Lucknow | Tuesday, Mar 20 2018 ISTAn Uttar Pradesh Minister created a flutter in the state assembly on Tuesday when he said the Opposition had orchestrated a kidnapping of a class XI student of a prestigious school in Lucknow to defame the Government on the day it celebrated its first an... read..
Bhopal | Tuesday, Mar 20 2018 ISTThe Madhya Pradesh Assembly today paid tributes to Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel martyred during an encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgargh's Sukma district recently. As soon as the House met for the day, Speaker Sitasaran Sharma took up ob... read..
Thiruvananthapuram | Tuesday, Mar 20 2018 ISTCongress-led UDF Opposition on Tuesday staged a walkout from the Kerala Assembly in protest against denial of an adjournment motion seeking discussion over police action against farmers group, Vayalkili, who were protesting against land acquisition for NH... read..
New Delhi | Tuesday, Mar 20 2018 ISTThe Delhi Assembly on Tuesday condoled the killing of of 39 Indian workers in Iraq by ISIS. The House paid homage to the deceased by observing two minutes of silence before beginning the business of the third-day of the Budget session. Assembly Speaker ... read..
Patna | Tuesday, Mar 20 2018 ISTThe post lunch session of Bihar Assembly was adjourned till tomorrow only after nearly 25 minutes when members of RJD, Congress and CPI (ML) disrupted proceedings of the House over their demand of arrest of union ministers Giriraj Singh and Ashwani Choube... read..
Bhubaneswar | Tuesday, Mar 20 2018 ISTMembers in Odisha Assembly cutting across party lines on Monday joined the leader of the house to condole the deaths of former members and security personnel who have died during the intervening period of 11th and 12th session of the house. Moving the ob... read..
Bengaluru | Tuesday, Mar 20 2018 ISTA retired IAS official, Software Professional and grandson of former Chief Minister Devraj Urs are among the 18 candidates announced by Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday for the election to the Karnataka Legislative Assembly due in May. According to a par... read..
New Delhi |Tuesday, 2018 9:45:09 PM ISTDelhi Assembly Speaker Ram Niwas Goel ordered two Assembly committees to study Revenue Secretary Manisha Saxena's interview to a Hindi daily in which she alleged that on February 21 a mob attacked the principal and teachers of a government school for scol... read..
Hyderabad | Tuesday, Mar 20 2018 ISTThe members belonging to the Bharatiya Janata Party staged a walk out from the Telangana Assembly on Tuesday as they are not satisfied with Municipal Administration Minister K Tarakarama Rao's reply on progress of Hyderabad Metro works. BJP floor leade... read..
Chennai | Tuesday, Mar 20 2018 ISTPandemonium and uproarious scenes were witnessed in the Tamil Nadu Assembly over the entry of VHP-backed Ram Rajya Rath Yathra into the State on Tuesday morning, culminating in the en masse eviction of DMK members after the government rejected the Opposit... read..
Patna | Tuesday, Mar 20 2018 ISTMembers of main opposition parties RJD, Congress and CPI (ML) stalled proceedings of pre-lunch session of Bihar Assembly today on the demand of resignations of union ministers Ashwani Choubey and Giriraj Singh forcing its adjournment till lunch recess onl... read..
Chennai | Tuesday, Mar 20 2018 ISTThe VHP-backed Ram Rajya Rath Yathra, which entered Tamil Nadu on Tuesday morning, had its echo in the State Assembly, when the members of the principal Opposition DMK and its allies, stoutly opposing it, resulting in uproarious scenes and their en masse ... read..
New Delhi |Monday, 2018 3:45:04 PM ISTBJP MLA O.P. Sharma was suspended from the Delhi Assembly for the entire budget session by Speaker Ram Niwas Goel here on Monday.... read..
Thiruvananthapuram | Monday, Mar 19 2018 ISTOpposition Congress-led UDF on Monday staged a walkout from the Kerala Assembly in protest against the denial of an adjournment motion seeking a discussion over reopening of closed bars and liquor outlets. Seeking the leave of the House to move the adj... read..
Bhubaneswar |Monday, 2018 6:15:05 PM ISTThe Budget session of the Odisha Assembly starting on Tuesday is likely to be stormy as the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are set to raise a host of issues to corner the BJD government.... read..
Kohima Mar 19 | Monday, Mar 19 2018 ISTThe Nagaland Legislative Assembly Secretariat has felicitated Vikho-o Yhoshu today for being elected as the Speaker of the 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly and welcomed him to the Office of the Speaker. According to a statement issued by the... read..
Hyderabad | Monday, Mar 19 2018 ISTThe day's proceedings of the Telangana Assembly and Council began on a calm note on Monday. Speaker S Madhshudhana Chary who was in the Chair took up the question hour, the first item on the agenda, which is in progress. The first questi... read..
Chennai | Monday, Mar 19 2018 ISTNoisy scenes were witnessed in the Tamil Nadu Assembly for a while over a remark made by an Opposition DMK member on the proposed memorial to be constructed for late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on the Marina beach front by the State government. Initia... read..
Shillong | Monday, Mar 19 2018 ISTThe politics over Meghalaya Governor Ganga Prasad addressing legislators in Assembly in Hindi language refused to die down as opposition Congress legislator Ampareen Lyngdoh debated the Governor's address in Khasi dialect. Ms Lyngdoh, an educationis... read..
Patna | Monday, Mar 19 2018 ISTBihar Assembly Speaker adjourned the House till its post lunch sitting, within a few minutes the house assembled, as opposition members created ruckus demanding arrest of union ministers Giriraj Singh and Ashwini Kumar Chaubey for their inflammatory state... read..
Chennai | Monday, Mar 19 2018 ISTFour MLAs, including three who were elected on AIADMK's Two leaves symbol in the 2016 Assembly poll, on Monday staged a walk out from the Tamil Nadu Assembly after Speaker P Dhanapal refused permission to raise an issue. Soon after the Question hour, MLA... read..
Bengaluru |Sunday, 2018 9:15:04 PM ISTFormer Karnataka Police officer Anupama Shenoy on Sunday said her newly-launched Bharatiya Janashakti Congress (BJC) will contest 15 legislative assembly seats in the upcoming state polls.... read..
Bengaluru |Sunday, 2018 9:45:05 PM ISTFormer Karnataka Police officer Anupama Shenoy on Sunday said her newly-launched Bharatiya Janashakti Congress (BJC) will contest 15 legislative assembly seats in the upcoming state polls.... read..
Puducherry | Friday, Mar 16 2018 ISTAIADMK legislature party leader A Ambazhagan on Friday urged speaker V Vaithilingam to ensure that the budget session of the legislative assembly beginning here on March 26 last for at least 20 days. In a memorandum submitted to Mr Vaithilingam, Mr Ana... read..
New Delhi [India] | March 16, 2018 12:01:13 AM ISTBharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday questioned the Telugu Desam Party's (TDP) decision to break ties with the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) after four years, and said the move comes after sensing the defeat of the party in the forthcoming 2019 sta... read..
Bhopal | Friday, Mar 16 2018 ISTPrincipal-opposition Congress member Jaivardhan Singh today raised, in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly, the issue of infamous nutritional diet scam and alleged that certain companies are being provided benefits under the protection of some officials. Mr Sing... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2018 1:15:05 PM ISTAll four BJP MLAs were marshalled out of the Delhi Assembly on Friday for protesting ahead of Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal's address on the first day of the budget session.... read..
Itanagar | Friday, Mar 16 2018 ISTConsidering rising crimes against women, Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Friday unanimously passed "The Criminal Laws (Arunachal Pradesh) Amendment Bill, 2018" to protect the women folks from sexual exploitation and abuse. The mover ... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2018 8:45:04 PM ISTThe Delhi Assembly on Friday passed a resolution demanding a stop to the ongoing sealing drive in the city and also to de-seal already sealed shops.... read..
New Delhi | Friday, Mar 16 2018 ISTDelhi Assembly on Friday passed a resolution against the ongoing sealing in various markets, urging the Centre to take all possible steps, including bringing a new Bill in Parliament to stop the sealing drive in the national capital. The resolution was m... read..
Bhopal | Friday, Mar 16 2018 ISTThe Madhya Pradesh Assembly today passed budgetary demands of the Revenue and the Science and Technology departments of Rs 4,310.26 crore and the Women and Child Development Department of Rs 4,835.83 cr by voice vote. Replying to a debate on budgetary dem... read..
New Delhi |Friday, 2018 10:45:04 PM ISTThe Delhi Assembly on Friday passed a resolution demanding to stop the ongoing sealing drive in the city and also to de-seal already sealed shops, while Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal batted for a bill or an ordinance in the Parliament to maintain status ... read..
Itanagar | Friday, Mar 16 2018 ISTThe budget session of Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly was adjourned after pronouncing sine-e-die by the Speaker T N Thongdok, here today. The session was started on March 9. Besides passing of annual statement for the financial ye... read..
Shillong | Friday, Mar 16 2018 ISTFormer Chief Minister Mukul Sangma today submitted his resignation letter to Assembly Speaker Dr. Donkupar Roy as member of the assembly from Ampati constituency. The veteran Congress leader had won from both the seats he contested â€“ Ampati an... read..
Bhopal | Friday, Mar 16 2018 ISTThe issue of women safety reverberated in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly again today. Raising the issue during the Zero Hour, Dr Govind Singh (principal-opposition Congress) said that a rape victim committed suicide in the Home Minister's native district yes... read..
Hyderabad | Thursday, Mar 15 2018 ISTTelangana Finance Minister Etela Rajender will present the state budget for 2018-19 in Assembly at 1100 hours today. The Minister who reached the Assembly a short while ago presented a copy of the budget to Speaker S Madushudhana Chary. The budget, the ... read..
Chennai | Thursday, Mar 15 2018 ISTThe Tamil Nadu Assembly on Thursday adopted an unanimous resolution urging the Centre to constitute the Cauvery Management Board (CMB) and the Cauvery Water Regulatory Committee (CWRC) within six weeks as per the February 16 Supreme Court order. The ... read..
Itanagar | Wednesday, Mar 14 2018 IST: Arunachal Pradesh Assembly today unanimously passed the Rs.19,261 crore annual budget estimates for the financial year 2018-19 after a threadbare discussions. Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein, who also charges of Finance Department, had present... read..
Itanagar | Thursday, Mar 15 2018 ISTThe elected members of the Arunachal Pradesh Assembly today approved in two-tier Panchayat Raj Institutions (PRI) instead of existing three-tier system by supporting unanimously to pass "The Arunachal Pradesh Panchayat Raj (Amendment) Bill, 2018. ... read..
Agartala, (Tripura) [India] | March 15, 2018 12:01:13 AM ISTDeputy Chief Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate Jishnu Dev Barman emerged victorious after he bagged 26,580 votes in Tripura's Charilam assembly constituency, where polling was cancelled a week before the February 18 elections due to deat... read..
Kohima | Thursday, Mar 15 2018 ISTThe Nagaland Assembly secretariat has informed that the Speaker of the Assembly has recognised T R Zeliang as the Leader of the Opposition party. According to a release issued by the Commissioner and Secretary of Nagaland Assembly Benjamin Newmau inf... read..
Puducherry | Thursday, Mar 15 2018 ISTDMK(South) convener R Siva, MLA, on Thursday urged the administration to convene a special session of the territorial assembly to adopt a resolution pressurising the Centre to constitute the Cauvery Management Board (CMB) forthwith as per the direction of... read..
Bhopal | Thursday, Mar 15 2018 ISTThe Madhya Pradesh Assembly today passed budgetary demands of the Public Health Engineering Department of Rs 2,598.03 crore and the Farmers' Welfare and Agriculture Department of Rs 9,255.51 cr by voice vote. Replying to a debate on budgetary demands of h... read..
Chandigarh | Thursday, Mar 15 2018 ISTHaryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Thursday expressed gratitude to all legislatures, including those of opposition parties, for their cooperation in smooth conduct of proceedings of Vidhan Sabha and also raising issues of public interest pertai... read..
Patna | Thursday, Mar 15 2018 ISTThe issue of suicide by a farmer in Sheohar district due to loss of his maize crops rocked pre-lunch session of Bihar Assembly when RJD and CPI (ML) members disrupted proceedings over it. As soon as the House assembled for the day, RJD and CPI (ML) memb... read..
Bhopal | Thursday, Mar 15 2018 ISTRuling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and principal-opposition Congress members today traded charges in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly over the Ekatma Yatra taken out by the Government. Congress members Govind Singh and Ramniwas Rawat blamed the dispensation f... read..
Chennai |Thursday, 2018 5:45:04 PM ISTThe Tamil Nadu assembly on Thursday unanimously demanded setting up of the Cauvery Management Board (CMB) and Cauvery Water Regulatory Committee (CWRC) as ordered by the Supreme Court.... read..