• gopal kanda seeks interim bail to attend haryana assembly

    Gopal Kanda seeks interim bail to attend Haryana assembly session

    India | Sep 04, 2013, 09:57 PM IST

    New Delhi: Former Haryana Minister Gopal Kanda, an accused in a former airhostess suicide case, today sought interim bail from a Delhi court contending that he would attend state assembly session and discharge his obligation

  • monkey population has fallen by 55 000 in hp minister

    Monkey population has fallen by 55,000 in HP: Minister

    India | Aug 27, 2013, 07:17 AM IST

    Shimla: The population of monkeys, who have become nuisance for farmers and people in Himachal Pradesh, has come down by 55,000 as per the latest census conducted by the state forest department, Forest minister Thakur

  • thrashed by mlas inside assembly mumbai traffic police si

    Thrashed by MLAs inside Assembly, Mumbai traffic police SI shunted out

    India | Aug 09, 2013, 09:32 PM IST

    Mumbai, Aug 9: The traffic Police Sub-inspector, who was thrashed allegedly by a group of Maharashtra MLAs here after he fined a legislator for speeding which created a storm and triggered an outrage, was today

  • bengal assembly to have one day session on july 27

    Bengal Assembly to have one-day session on July 27

    India | Jul 10, 2013, 05:21 PM IST

    Kolkata, July 10: A one-day session of the West Bengal Legislative Assembly would be convened on July 27 to pass the state budget, state parliamentary affairs minister Partha Chatterjee said here today."The session will be

  • mp monsoon session begins tributes paid to deceased leaders

    MP monsoon session begins; tributes paid to deceased leaders

    Politics | Jul 08, 2013, 02:15 PM IST

    Bhopal, July 8: Madhya Pradesh Assembly today began its monsoon session by paying tributes to leaders who recently passed away and large number of pilgrims killed in the Uttarakhand deluge.As the House assembled on the

  • uttarakhand death toll may cross 10 000 says assembly

    Uttarakhand: Death toll may cross 10,000, says Assembly Speaker

    India | Jun 29, 2013, 06:27 PM IST

    Almora/Dehradun, Jun 29: Two weeks after flashfloods and landslides ravaged Uttarakhand, there were conflicting figures of death toll with state Assembly Speaker Govind Singh Kunjwal claiming today that it may cross 10,000 while the official

  • bengal chit fund scam fir against trinamool mp assembly to

    Bengal chit fund scam: FIR against Trinamool MP, Assembly to pass fresh bill

    India | Apr 27, 2013, 07:40 AM IST

    Kolkata, April 27: Compounding the miseries of West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress, employees of a news channel run by the collapsed Saradha Group lodged an FIR against party MP Kunal Ghosh while protests continued to

  • exhibition documentary on virbhadra s 30 years in assembly

    Exhibition, documentary on Virbhadra's 30 years in Assembly

    India | Apr 09, 2013, 10:02 AM IST

    Shimla, Apr 9: An exhibition was organised on Monday in the premises of Himachal Pradesh Assembly to celebrate the 30-year association of Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh with the House.The exhibition “Remarkable contributions of Virbhadra Singh

  • power situation leads to walkouts in up assembly

    Power situation leads to walkouts in UP Assembly

    Politics | May 30, 2012, 05:58 PM IST

    Lucknow, May 30 : The dismal power situation in the state led to walkouts in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly even as Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav accused the Congress-led central government of not cooperating in tiding

  • congress wins in karnataka gujarat by polls but routed in ap

    Congress Wins In Karnataka, Gujarat By-Polls But Routed In AP

    India | Mar 21, 2012, 08:30 PM IST

    New Delhi, Mar 21: In significant upsets, the Congress today wrested a Lok Sabha seat in Karnataka and an Assembly seat in Gujarat in two BJP strongholds after 15 years but it was routed in

  • ten more karnataka mlas watched porn in assembly says panel

    Ten More Karnataka MLAs Watched Porn In Assembly, Says Panel chief

    India | Mar 15, 2012, 08:39 PM IST

    Bangalore, Mar 15: Chairman of the Legislature Committee probing the porngate episode involving three ruling BJP MLAs in Karnataka today said eight to ten other legislators had also watched sleazy clips in the Assembly.Shrishailappa Bidarur,

  • 3 4 ec officials died of heart attack says quraishi

    3-4 EC Officials Died Of Heart Attack, Says Quraishi

    India | Mar 14, 2012, 07:43 AM IST

    New Delhi, Mar 14: Conducting elections is a high-stress job and the stress on Election Commission (EC) officials resulted in fatal heart attacks to at least four officers during recent assembly elections in five states,

  • cong to form govt in uttarakhand to seek independents

    Cong To Form Govt In Uttarakhand, To Seek Independents Support

    India | Mar 06, 2012, 09:26 PM IST

    Dehra Dun, Mar 6: Congress tonight appeared on course to form government in Uttarakhand after it took a wafer-thin one seat advantage over ruling BJP in a cliff-hanger of a contest in state assembly polls.Out

  • congress demands disqualification of all three porn

    Congress Demands Disqualification Of All Three Porn Watching Ex-Ministers In Karnataka

    India | Feb 08, 2012, 04:53 PM IST

    Bangalore, Feb 8: Caught on camera watching a sleazy video in the Karnataka Assembly, three BJP ministers resigned today on orders from an embarrassed party leadership.  A red-faced BJP went into a damage control mode

  • five catholic faces in bjp s first list for goa

    Five Catholic Faces In BJP's First List For Goa

    India | Feb 06, 2012, 04:34 PM IST

    Panaji, Feb 6: In an apparent indication of its eagerness to cast off its pro-Hindutva image, the BJP's first list of 22 candidates for Goa includes five Christians including a former state tourism minister who

  • vijaykanth suspended for 10 days

    Vijaykanth Suspended For 10 Days

    Politics | Feb 02, 2012, 01:55 PM IST

    Chennai, Feb 2: Leader of the opposition in the Tamil Nadu Assembly Vijaykanth was today suspended for 10 days after the Privileges Committee went into the conduct of the DMDK leader during a heated exchange

  • cpi m slams mamata for inaction against campus violence

    CPI-M Slams Mamata For Inaction Against Campus Violence

    India | Jan 13, 2012, 06:34 PM IST

    Kolkata, Jan 13: Opposition Leader in the Assembly Suryakanta Mishra of the CPI-M today accused Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of taking no action against growing campus violence in West Bengal and alleged ‘blatant political appointments'

  • violence in pok during assembly polls

    Violence In POK During Assembly Polls

    World | Jun 26, 2011, 07:17 PM IST

    Islamabad/Lahore, Jun 26 :  Elections to the assembly in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir today were marred by several violent incidents, prompting the postponing of voting by Kashmiri refugees in the eastern city of Lahore.  The polling in

  • learn to play role of opposition biman bose tells mlas

    Learn To Play Role Of Opposition, Biman Bose Tells MLAs

    Politics | May 27, 2011, 04:27 PM IST

    Kolkata, May 27: For the first time in 34 years, the Left Front today elected Suryakanta Mishra as the Leader of Opposition in the West Bengal Assembly.Announcing Mishra's name at a press conference here, Left

  • 75 per cent turnout in assam first phase poll

    75 Per Cent Turnout In Assam First Phase Poll

    India | Apr 04, 2011, 09:06 PM IST

    Guwahati, Apr 4: An estimated 75 per cent voters today exercised their franchise in the first phase of the Assam assembly election covering 62 of the 126 constituencies, which was by and large peaceful.“The figure