Disruption in Parliament unacceptable: Pranab

New Delhi: Expressing strong displeasure over the continued logjam in Parliament, President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said “disruption is totally unacceptable in Parliament”. He expressed concern that disruption of parliamentary work has become a “practice” Delivering the Defence Estate Day Lecture 2016 here on “Reforms More...

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By Agencies On Thursday, December 8th, 2016
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Replace Parsekar as CM to save alliance, MGP tells BJP

Panaji: The BJP should sack Laxmikant Parsekar and name a new Chief Minister in Goa if it wants to continue the ruling alliance, BJP ally Maharashtrwadi Gomnatak Party (MGP) demanded on Thursday. When the alliance More...

By Agencies On Thursday, December 8th, 2016
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Talks with Pakistan must for Kashmir solution, says Farooq Abdullah

New Delhi: Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah on Wednesday said that solution to Kashmir problem would not be found until all constituents in Jammu & Kashmir and Pakistan are not consulted. Abdullah More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
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Won’t allow holding of ‘Sarbat Khalsa’: Punjab CM

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Wednesday said his government will not allow holding of a ‘Sarbat Khalsa’ in the state on December 8. The state government cannot allow these More...

By IANS On Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
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Azam Khan to file fresh apology for Bulandshahr gang-rape remark

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan to file a brief affidavit expressing unconditional apology to the Bulandshahr gang-rape victims for his controversial remarks that More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
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Don’t run Lok Sabha amid bedlam, upset Advani says

New Delhi: Veteran BJP leader LK Advani on Wednesday described the unending disruption of the Lok Sabha as “disgraceful” and demanded to know who was running the house. He said the house should not run More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
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Law Minister defends scrapped law on judges’ appointment

New Delhi: Union Law and Justice Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Wednesday defended the NJAC Act, saying Constitution maker BR Ambedkar had said the power to appoint judges should not be in one hand. Prasad added More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
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Something fishy about those seeking full rollback of demonetisation: CPI-M

Kolkata: In a pot shot at the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamool Congress, the CPI-M on Tuesday said there was `something fishy’ about those seeking a “complete rollback” of the demonetisation exercise. We More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
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Balance between judiciary, executive disturbed: Chidambaram

New Delhi: The fine balance of power between the judiciary and the executive has been disturbed thanks to the rise of judicial power, making the executive the weakest among the three pillars of a democracy, former More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
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Sidhu will be non-player in Punjab elections, says Sukhbir Badal

New Delhi: Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Tuesday said that cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu, who resigned from BJP recently, will not have any bearing on the assembly elections More...