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China ready to attack India, claims Mulayam in Lok Sabha

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app For Android For IOS New Delhi, Jul 19 (PTI) Samajwadi Party leader and former Defence Minister Mulayam Singh Yadav today claimed that China was ready to attack India in collaboration with Pakistan and asked the government to reverse its stand on the Tibet issue and support

Parliament Monsoon session: Lok Sabha adjourned till 12 noon

Parliament Monsoon session: Lok Sabha adjourned till 12 noon

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS The Lok Sabha was adjourned till 12 noon on Tuesday following uproar by the Opposition. The Lok Sabha was also adjourned for the day yesterday after giving obituary to former members and victims of the Amarnath terror attack.The dastardly Amarnath terror

Prez poll: Close to 99 percent voting witnessed

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS New Delhi, Jul 17, Close to 99 per cent voting was recorded today for electing India’s 14th president, the returning officer for the poll announced. The counting of votes will take place on July 20. Arunachal Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Assam, Gujarat,

Voting for presidential election ends in Madhya Pradesh

Voting for presidential election ends in Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal, Jul 17 (PTI) Voting presidential election ends Madhya Pradesh. The voting for the presidential election ended in the Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly premises today with 228 legislators casting their votes. The two contestants for the post of the country’s next president are NDA’s candidate Ram Nath Kovind and the opposition’s Meira Kumar.“All the 228

Presidential poll a battle of ideology: Meira Kumar

Presidential poll a battle of ideology: Meira Kumar

The presidential election is a battle of principles and ideology, opposition candidate Meira Kumar on Saturday said and dismissed remarks that she has been made a “scapegoat”. “Seventeen parties have chosen me unanimously as their candidate for presidential poll which is not a small thing. The opposition unity is based on principles and ideology and I am

India’s tough anti-hijacking law comes into force

India’s tough anti-hijacking law, which prescribes capital punishment in the event of death of “any person”, has come into force following a government notification. The 2016 Anti-Hijacking Act replaces a 1982-vintage law, according to which hijackers could be tried only in the event of death of hostages, such as flight crew, passengers and security personnel.

EC issues notification for vice prez polls

EC issues notification for vice prez polls

The process of filing nominations for the August 5 vice presidential election began today with the Election Commission issuing notification.   Neither the ruling NDA nor the opposition has so far announced their respective candidates for the post of vice president. The term of present incumbent Hamid Ansari, who has held the post for two

Presidential Candidate Meira Kumar Joins Twitter

Presidential Candidate Meira Kumar Joins Twitter

Former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar today made her debut on social networking site Twitter, days after her nomination as the opposition’s presidential candidate. Ms Kumar, who will file her nomination for the top constitutional post on Wednesday, made two posts on Twitter and had around a thousand followers by late this evening. “Eid Mubarak!

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Meira Kumar to get Z Plus security

The security cover of the opposition’s presidential nominee Meira Kumar has been upgraded to the top most ‘Z+’ category. Meira Kumar, a former Lok Sabha speaker, was yesterday chosen as the opposition’s candidate to contest the presidential poll. The enhanced security cover entails about 36 security personnel, including commandos, protecting an individual whose threat perception

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President receives book on PM Modi’s ‘Mann Ki Baat’

President Pranab Mukherjee received the first copy of two books ‘Mann Ki Baat-A Social Revolution on Radio’ and ‘Marching with a Billion-Analysing Narendra Modi’s Government at Mid term’ at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Friday.The books were formally released by Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan in the presence of Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari and Finance and

3 years in Parliament: LDH MP Ravneet Bittu raises Max questions

Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana 3 years in Parliament: LDH MP Ravneet Bittu raises Max questions. Ludhiana, As the 16th Lok Sabha completes three years, the report card of Punjab MPs revealed that Ludhiana MP Ravneet Singh Bittu turned out to be the most vocal in terms of asking highest number of questions.Diametrically opposite is the case

Lok Sabha adjourned sine die, Speaker hails session

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha was adjourned sine die on Wednesday by Speaker Sumitra Mahajan after working for around 176 hours during the budget session. Mahajan told the house that 8.12 hours were wasted due to disruptions. The Lok Sabha held 28 sittings during the session. Hailing the session as “very fruitful and productive”, she

Lok Sabha passes Motor Vehicles Amendment Bill

New Delhi: A draft legislation to amend the Motor Vehicles Act to impose stiffer penalties on traffic rules violations and to protect the Good Samaritans from legal harassment was passed by the Lok Sabha on Monday. The bill proposes hefty penalties for various traffic offences, three-year jail term for parents of minors caught driving and

Congress, NCP, RJD walkout of Lok Sabha

New Delhi:The Congress on Tuesday staged a walkout from the Lok Sabha after it was not allowed to raise the issue of government formation in Goa and Manipur. Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) members also staged a walkout with the Congress members over the issue. Congress had also submitted an adjournment

Lok Sabha adjourned sine die

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha Sabha was adjourned sine die on Friday after it passed the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Bill 2014. Soon after the Bill was passed, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan made a brief statement on the conduct of the house during the winter session of Parliament. Mahajan then adjourned the house

Lok Sabha proceedings washed out yet again

New Delhi: Lok Sabha proceedings were virtually washed out for the 15th straight day on Wednesday, with the Opposition carrying out noisy protests over the demonetisation issue, leading to two adjournments of the House before the Chair called it a day. Due to the unabated commition, the Lower House could not take up the listed

Lok Sabha adjourned for the day

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 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,

Lok Sabha adjourned till noon following Oppn uproar over demonetisation

New Delhi: Lok Sabha adjourned till noon following Oppn uproar over demonetisation.