24 Oct 2014
Geneva : Top Ebola experts raised grave concerns about the worsening epidemic in west Africa as the number of infections soared to almost 10,000 and the death toll edged closer to 4,900. The World Heath Organization said after an emergency meeting on the deadly haemorrhagic fever that the situation in the worst-hit countries of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone "remains of great concern" as cases increase exponentially.
18 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Two months after Congress' demand for Leader of Opposition's post was rejected by Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, the Lok Sabha Secretriat has in response to a RTI query said there is no minimum percentage of seats required for appointment of LoP in Lok Sabha.
19 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Winter session of Parliament is likely to start from November 24 and is expected to be a month-long affair.
16 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Darda had written letters to the Prime Minister Office (PMO) and others for allocation of coal blocks to firm JLD Yavatmal Energy Ltd in which he allegedly was one of the directors, CBI on Thursday told a special court.
21 Oct 2014
Patna : Former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi charged former Chief Minister Nitish Kumar with running corruption and crime protection bureau to ensure survival of a "fragile" JD(U) government in Bihar on Tuesday.
29 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Monday made an embarrassing revelation here that he had personally intervened to secure a Rajya Sabha seat for Dalit leader Ramdas Athawale.
13 Aug 2014
New Delhi: M Thambidurai, leader of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) in the Parliament was unanimously elected as Lok Sabha's Deputy Speaker on Wednesday, making him the first leader to occupy the post twice.
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.
20 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Pritam Munde, the second daughter of late BJP leader Gopinath Munde, scripted Lok Sabha history winning the Beed seat in Maharashtra today in a bypoll by a record margin of nearly seven lakh votes.
12 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Election for the post of Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker will take place on Wednesday and the nomination of candidate is slated for Tuesday and according to reports, AIADMK leader M Thambidurai is the likely choice of NDA for the post.