19 Sep 2014
Bhubaneswar: The process for the by-elections for Kandhamal Lok Sabha constituency in Odisha was set in motion with the local returning officer issuing a notification on Friday.
19 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Friday called on Chinese President Xi Jinping, who was on a three-day visit to India."The meeting took place at the Taj Palace Hotel as scheduled between 10 am and 11 am," a Lok Sabha official informed.
17 Sep 2014
New Delhi: BJP veteran LK Advani has been appointed as the new Chairman of the prestigious Ethics Committee of Lok Sabha by Speaker Sumitra Mahajan. Manikrao Gavit of Congress was heading the Committee in the last Lok Sabha.
16 Sep 2014
New Delhi: BJP candidate Ranjanben Bhatt today surged ahead of rival Congress nominee Narendra Rawat in Vadodara Lok Sabha seat, vacated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while the ruling Samajwadi Party and TRS were leading in a seat each in UP and Telanganga where by-polls were held.
27 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan should designate a member of the Lower House of Parliament as Leader of the Opposition even if “there is no clear applicable rule”, feels one of her predecessors Somnath Chatterjee.
07 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The issues of price rise and rail fare hike disrupted proceedings in Lok Sabha on the opening day of the Budget Session on Monday with Opposition insisting for a discussion on the matter with adjournment motions.
12 Sep 2014
New Delhi; Congress demanded ‘disqualification’ of controversial BJP MP Adityanath, who was today reprimanded for "provoking feelings of enmity" during a recent speech in Noida.
13 Sep 2014
Hyderabad: Polling began on a brisk note for the by-election to Medak Lok Sabha seat in Telangana and Nandigama (SC) Assembly seat in Andhra Pradesh at 7 AM on Saturday. By-election is being held in Medak as the Lok Sabha seat was vacated by Telangana Rashtra Samiti chief K Chandrasekhar Rao upon becoming Chief Minister of the newly-formed Telangana state.
19 Sep 2014
Mumbai: A day after rejecting BJP's reported 'ultimatum' to finalise a seat-sharing pact or be ready to part ways, Shiv Sena on Friday hardened its stance further, asserting it will continue to be the senior partner in Maharashtra where its leader will become the Chief Minister.