02 Sep 2015
United Nations: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan has emphasized the need for urgent UN Security Council reform, saying it is time to make the powerful body 'vibrant' with the inclusion of India as a permanent member. In the around 30 minute long meeting, Majahan discussed critical issues of UNSC reforms, terrorism, peacekeeping and climate change with the UN Chief.
01 Sep 2015
Patna: Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani said the 'Secular Grand Alliance' of JD(U), RJD, Congress and SP will not work in the forthcoming Bihar Assembly elections and BJP will win despite all their efforts.
31 Aug 2015
Patna: Describing the 'Swabhiman rally' of the Grand Secular Alliance here yestedray as a 'big flop' due to low turnout, Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) president and Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan claimed the NDA will sweep the Assembly polls in Bihar with a three-fourth majority.
29 Aug 2015
New Delhi: BJP will use a two-faced strategy of development talk and communal polarisation, which had worked wonders for the party in 2014 general elections, during the upcoming "watershed event" of Bihar polls, a former Union minister and senior Congress leader said here today.
25 Aug 2015
New Delhi: BJP will not take any action against its defiant Lok Sabha member Shatrughan Sinha till after the Bihar election, a senior party leader said. Asked whether the BJP would take action against Sinha, the leader said on condition of anonymity: "Will talk after counting in Bihar election."
10 Aug 2015
New Delhi: The Samajwadi Party on Monday assured Speaker Sumitra Mahajan that it would not join the protests led by the Congress in the Lok Sabha. SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav conveyed this to the speaker during a meeting after the first adjournment of the Lok Sabha in the morning.
13 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said Congress was 'wrong' in obstructing External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj when she spoke in Lok Sabha yesterday and said she felt 'aghast' at the frequent disruptions which are 'damaging' to democracy.
26 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan yesterday said Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and Prime Minister Narendra Modi should work in tandem.
12 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan slammed the Congress party for hurling papers at Deputy Speaker M Thambidurai in the House yesterday.
10 Aug 2015
New Delhi: After a lull, Lalit Modi controversy and Vyapam scam returned to disrupt the proceedings of the Lok Sabha today as Congress members stormed the Well holding placards and shouting slogans, much to the dismay of the Speaker.