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RS adjourns for 50 mins after protests over Kasganj violence

New Delhi, Feb 2, Noisy protests by Samajwadi Party members over communal clashes at Kasganj in Uttar Pradesh forced the adjournment of the Rajya Sabha this morning. The newly-elected members of Aam Aadmi Party too were seen raising slogans against sealing drive in the national capital in the Well of the House, along with the

Ayodhya land dispute case: Final hearing adjourned till December 5

Ayodhya land dispute case: Final hearing adjourned till December

Hearing on Sidhu’s participation in comedy show case adjourned

Chandigarh : Public Interest Litigation in High Court questioning Navjot Sidhu’s participation in comedy show case has been adjourned to May 11. The hearing of PIL by Advocate H C Arora took a twist this afternoon, when the petitioner, who appeared in person, requested H C Bench comprising Justices S S Saron and Darshan Singh,

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2 p.m.

New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for a second time on Thursday over the issue of demonetisation — till 2 p.m. Soon after the house assembled at 12, opposition members began raising slogans against the demonetisation of 500 and 1,000 rupee notes that has triggered a nationwide cash crunch. Chairman Hamid Ansari then adjourned

Parliament condoles Jayalalithaa’s death; adjourns for the day

New Delhi: Parliament today condoled the death of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa saying the country has lost a courageous and charismatic leader, before adjourning the proceedings for the day as a mark of respect for the departed soul. After paying tributes to Jayalalithaa, who was also a Rajya Sabha member from 1984-89, members

Lok Sabha adjourned for the day due to unabated Opposition protests over demonetisation

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha was on Thursday adjourned for the day shortly after noon following uproar by the opposition on demonetisation despite the government agreeing to discuss the issue. Soon after the house met, TMC leader Sudip Bandopadhyay raised the issue of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee’s aircraft not being allowed to land

Lok Sabha adjourned for the day as ruckus continues

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha on Wednesday witnessed pandemonium over the demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes as the opposition led by Congress and TMC continued their demand to discuss the issue under a rule which entails voting. Following the continuous uproar, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan adjourned the House for the day. Earlier,

Rajya Sabha adjourned again till 2 p.m.

New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha was again adjourned till 2 p.m. on Tuesday amid the ruckus in the house. As soon as the house met at 12 noon, Chairman Hamid Ansari called for the Question Hour but one of the opposition members tried to raise the point of order. The Chair said that no point

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2 p.m.

New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha on Monday saw repeated adjournments in the pre-lunch session and was finally adjourned till 2 p.m. amidst pandemonium by the opposition. Earlier, as the upper house met for the day at 11 a.m., it paid homage to Cuban leader Fidel Castro, who passed away on Saturday, and observed a minute’s

Lok Sabha adjourned till 12 noon

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha was adjourned till noon on Wednesday as opposition continued to demand a debate on demonetisation under an adjournment motion, which would allow voting following the debate. Prime Minister Narendra Modi was present in the house when Lok Sabha assembled at 11 a.m. Opposition members trooped near Speaker Sumitra Mahajan’s podium

Both houses of parliament adjourned after demonetisation protests

New Delhi: Both houses of Parliament were adjourned till noon on Friday minutes after members assembled amid loud protests over the government’s demonetisation move. Opposition members created ruckus in the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha to protest the spiking of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes that has led to currency crunch in the country.

Lok Sabha adjourned after opposition protests demonetisation

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha was adjourned within minutes of convening on Friday as opposition members protested loudly and demanded a debate on the government’s demonitisation move under rules than entail voting. Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge said the poor were suffering due to the spiking of 500 and 1,000 rupee notes. Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth

Rajya Sabha adjourned

New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for a second time on Thursday till 12.00 p.m. following uproar over the government’s demonetisation move. The second adjournment came when many DMK and Congress members gathered near the Chairman’s podium and raised slogans against the government. The MPs demanded Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s presence in the house.

Bibi Jagir Kaur’s plea adjourned

Chandigarh: The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Tuesday adjourned the petition filed by Bholath segment MLA Bibi Jagir Kaur who has filed a petition challenging her conviction in the High Court. She has also sought suspension of her conviction till the pendency of the main appeal in the High Court. Beginning the arguments, counsel for Bibi

Rajya Sabha adjourned sine die

New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha was adjourned sine die on Friday, with Chairman M. Hamid Ansari calling it “highly productive”.

Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha adjourned

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha were on Friday adjourned till 12 noon after an uproar in both houses on AAP MP Bhagwant Mann uploading a video clip of his journey from his residence to the interiors of Parliament House and for breaching security. Mann was summoned by Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan

Monsoon session of Parliament begins, Lok Sabha adjourned

New Delhi: The monsoon session of parliament began on Monday but the Lok Sabha was adjourned shortly due to the death of Madhya Pradesh MP Dalpat Singh Paraste. Prime Minister Narendra Modi introduced the newly-inducted ministers in the Lok Sabha, which will resume on Tuesday. In the Rajya Sabha, the session started with Chairman Mohammad

Rajya Sabha adjourned due to demise of sitting Congress member

New Delhi: Rajya Sabha was adjourned for the day today as a mark of respect towards sitting Congress member Praveen Rashtrapal, who died this morning after suffering a heart attack. Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari announced the news of the demise of Rashtrapal and after paying respects to the departed soul adjourned the House for