Public perception of legislature is matter of concern: Naidu

Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday said the public perception about the functioning of our Parliament and state legislatures is a matter of concern.

Function within own assigned sphere: CJI tells judiciary, executive, legislature

Chief Justice of India R.M. Lodha on Friday said the people in the executive, the legislature and the judiciary need to function within their own assigned sphere without encroaching upon the domain of others.

Voters in California contemplate forming new state

Residents of California`s largely agrarian and politically conservative far northern counties, feeling out of sync with their counterparts in major urban areas, are contemplating breaking away to become America`s 51st state.

Becks ` MLS stadium in Miami` dream moves toward reality after sports bill approval

The dream stadium project of England football legend David Beckham for his new Major League Soccer (MLS) team has received a major boost following the approval of a Florida sports bill.

SC judge favours consensus between legislature, judiciary

In the context of criticism of judicial activism, Supreme Court judge Vikramajit Sen on Saturday said there was a need for a broad consensus between legislature and judiciary in the interest of growth and governance.

Refer resolution and bill on AP division to legislature: Forum

A group of Congress legislators in support of united Andhra Pradesh on Saturday requested the Centre to refer both the resolution and the Bill on the proposed division of the state to the legislature for its views.

Bihar legislature adjourned sine die after Monsoon Session

The Bihar legislature adjourned sine die after a six-day long stormy Monsoon Session beginning from July 26.

SC taking over legislature`s power: Congress MP

The Supreme Court is taking over the law-making powers of the legislatures and there is a need to restore the right of the legislatures and their constitutional dignity, said Rajya Sabha MP from Goa Shantaram Naik on Tuesday.

Xi Jinping elected as member of China`s legislature

China`s new leader Xi Jinping was Wednesday elected as the member of the nation`s legislature, the National People`s Congress.

Maha legislature pays tribute to Gujral, Bal Thackeray

Leader of the House Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan moved the condolence resolution which was seconded by Leader of Opposition Eknath Khadse (BJP).

Survival pangs, as Kaka legislature meets Dec 5

Chief minister Jagadish Shettar and state BJP president KS Eshwarappa expressed confidence that only a handful of legislators may attend the Haveri launch of KJP.

West Benga legislature passes Staff Selection Bill

WB assembly passed West Bengal Staff Selection Bill, 2011, aimed at direct recruiting of state govt employees through newspapers` advertisements.

Lokayukta bill during winter session of legislature

Nitish Kumar government
appeared firm to table the proposed bill during winter session
of the two houses of Bihar legislature from December 2.

Maha legislature jubilee event postponed

The platinum jubilee function of
Maharashtra Legislature, scheduled to be held in presence of President Pratibha Patil on July 19, has been postponed following the serial blasts that left 18 people dead and 81 injured.

Maharashtra CM Chavan set to enter legislature unopposed

With Shiv Sena Friday deciding against fielding a candidate for the ensuing Maharashtra Legislative Council by-elections, the stage is set for the lone Congress candidate, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, to be elected unopposed.

HC can`t ask legislature to amend constitutional provisions

The Delhi High Court came down heavily on a civil services aspirant for filing a PIL seeking a direction to the Centre to amend constitutional provisions relating to right to equality.

JD(S) to stall Karnataka legislature till Yeddyurappa quits

JD(S) announced it would not allow the Karnataka legislature to function till CM Yeddyurappa quits.

Foolproof security for winter session of Maha Legislature

Police are gearing up to provide foolproof security during the Winter Session of Maharashtra Legislature commencing here from December 1.

Meghalaya Assembly to let in students

Meghalaya Assembly will soon open its doors to students in an attempt to give them first hand lessons in the running of a legislature.

Don`t usurp the role of legislature, executive: SC judge

A Supreme Court judge has
criticsed the tendency of the apex judiciary to step into
the domains of the executive and advised that "judges should
be in their limits."