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.
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.
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.
31 Jan 2015
Ghaziabad: Former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar on Saturday termed as baseless the charges levelled against Rahul Gandhi by Jayanthi Natarajan and questioned the timing of her allegations, saying she was speaking such things for her own political benefits.
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.
31 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Having been spurned by the 'grand secular alliance' in Bihar, the NCP yetserday was critical of the rally addressed by its top leaders saying Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's demand for special category status was meant at 'covering up the failures' during his ten-year rule.
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.
03 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan today said she had to take stringent action against Congress members under compulsion as they did not adhere to her repeated warnings for observing rules in the house.
06 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar on Friday underlined the need for a 'clean India', saying the lack of cleanliness is a blot on the country.
03 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Confrontation between government and opposition is set to escalate with Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan today suspending 25 Congress members for five days for "persistently, wilfully obstructing" the House".