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Little work, more play for 19 rebel AIADMK MLAs at Puducherry resort

Little work, more play for 19 rebel AIADMK MLAs at Puducherry resort

On Monday morning, the legislators were spotted practising yoga, hanging from a wooden pole and involved in recreational activities.

Aug 28, 2017, 10:43 AM IST

Bihar ministers, MLAs favour doing away with beacon lights

Appreciating Punjab's initiative to do away with beacon lights on vehicles of ministers, MLAs and bureaucrats, ministers and legislators in Bihar cutting across party lines today favoured the same in the state.

Mar 21, 2017, 18:34 PM IST

Congress' Kerala unit recommends ticket for all sitting legislators

The top leaders from the state will reach Delhi on Monday to finalise the list in consultation with the national leadership. 

Mar 26, 2016, 20:01 PM IST

Congress expels nine Assam legislators for joining BJP

The Assam Pradesh Congress Committee (APCC) on Monday expelled nine party legislators after they recently joined the BJP.

Nov 17, 2015, 00:12 AM IST

Madagascar lawmakers call for early elections

An alliance of Madagascan lawmakers "demanded" early elections late Friday as the country`s constitutional court assessed whether an impeachment attempt against the president could go ahead.

Jun 13, 2015, 00:19 AM IST

Legislators, bureaucrats should work together: Akhilesh Yadav

 A cricket team led by Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday defeated a team of IAS officers here today after which the SP leader said politicians and bureaucrats could solve all the problems of the country if the work together as a team.

Feb 15, 2015, 22:39 PM IST

Himachal Pradesh legislators fail to log on to technology

Legislators in Himachal Pradesh just cannot log on to technology. In the times of tabs and touch screens, they can`t even operate the desktop computers. Most of the time, they were seen juggling with the devices in the just concluded state assembly session.

Aug 20, 2014, 15:26 PM IST

Kerala tightens norms for booking room in MLAs` hostel

Following an all-party meeting, Kerala Assembly Speaker G Karthikeyan has announced very strict norms for entry of visitors to the MLAs` hostel which will also be applicable to ex-legislators.

Jul 30, 2014, 14:44 PM IST

Legislators must have a well-rounded view: Lok Sabha Speaker

Legislators should have a "360 degree vision" as they are accountable for all their constituents, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said today.

Jul 19, 2014, 15:17 PM IST

Afghan legislators approve new election law

Afghan legislators today approved a law to govern next year`s presidential and provincial council elections, a key step toward conducting the polls.

Jul 15, 2013, 20:14 PM IST

No bouquets, banquets, liquor for China`s new legislators

Ruling Communist Party of China has banned flowers, banquets and alcohol at next month`s annual session of the National People`s Congress.

Feb 25, 2013, 19:13 PM IST

Security of ex-ministers, others costs Manipur Rs 15 cr a year

The Manipur government spends nearly Rs 14.93 crore annually to provide security to its former ministers, legislators and bureaucrats, Home Minister Gaikhangam has said.

Dec 21, 2012, 17:10 PM IST

Nine PPP legislators in Punjab may join PML-N, Imran`s party

Three of PPP legislators in Punjab have resigned and have hinted at joining the main opposition PML-N and Imran Khan`s Tehrik-e-Insaf party.

Dec 15, 2012, 14:29 PM IST

Yeddy urges legislators to return from foreign tour

Former CM BS Yeddyurappa joined the outcry against the foreign tour of a group of legislators at a time when the state was reeling under drought.

Sep 01, 2012, 21:36 PM IST

Goa legislators to get i-Pads from next session

In a bid to have paperless House proceedings, Goa Assembly members will get i-Pads during the next session.

Aug 08, 2012, 19:35 PM IST

Newly-elected legislators call on Jagan in jail

The newly-elected legislators of YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) called on party chief Y S Jaganmohan Reddy in the Chanchalguda Central Jail.

Jun 16, 2012, 16:55 PM IST

UP Assembly legislators to take oath on April 11

Congress and SP MLAs Pramod Tiwari and Mitrasen Yadav respectively will administer oath to the legislators in the House.

Apr 05, 2012, 13:29 PM IST

Trinidad lawmakers end historic 27-hour debate

Legislators in Trinidad have
rejected a no-confidence motion against the Island`s PM after a marathon 27-hour debate.

Mar 05, 2012, 18:21 PM IST

Cong in trouble; 29 Jagan-loyalist MLAs to quit

The ruling Congress in Andhra
Pradesh on Sunday appeared to be heading for fresh trouble with 29
MLAs, loyal to Y S Jaganmohan Reddy, deciding to quit in
protest against mention of late YSR`s name in the FIR of CBI
in its probe in the case related to the Kadapa MP.

Aug 21, 2011, 16:33 PM IST

RS polls: Cong-NCP holds meeting of legislators

The ruling Congress-NCP held closed door meetings of its MLAs, who form
the electoral college in the direct contest between Hussain
Dalwai (Congress) and Surendra Mane (BJP).

Jul 21, 2011, 23:31 PM IST