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Goa government convenes special session of state Assembly on Feb 28

Goa government has conveyed a one day special session of state Legislative Assembly on February 28 which would be addressed by Governor Mridula Sinha.


Feb 26, 2017, 12:35 PM IST

Cauvery row: Karnataka legislature special Session on Friday to take call on SC order

In a move that may set the state on a collision course with the judiciary, a special session of both Houses of Karnataka legislature will be held on Friday to take a call on the Supreme Court's direction to the state to release 6,000 cusecs of Cauvery water per day to Tamil Nadu.

Sep 22, 2016, 21:24 PM IST

UN rights council to hold special session on Boko Haram

The United Nations Human Rights Council will hold a special session next week on abuses by Boko Haram militants in Nigeria and neighbouring countries, the council president said Friday.

Mar 27, 2015, 16:25 PM IST

Meira Kumar to address spl session of HP Assembly today

Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar would address a special session of Himachal Pradesh Assembly on Monday 21, as a part of the ongoing golden jubilee celebrations of the Assembly.

Oct 21, 2013, 08:48 AM IST

Congress to take special session route on food bill?

A strong pitch for a special session of Parliament for the passage of the ambitious Food Security Bill is being made by the Congress.

Jun 27, 2013, 21:33 PM IST

BJP not opposed to proposed special session for Food Bill

Amid government`s move for a special session of Parliament to pass the Food Security Bill, BJP today said it is not opposed to it even though it preferred advancement of monsoon session.

Jun 02, 2013, 15:47 PM IST

Willing for special session if there is unanimity: Congress

Holding the opposition`s "disruptionary tactics" responsible for not allowing passage of the food security and land acquisition bills in parliament`s budget session, the Congress expressed its willingness for a special session.

May 18, 2013, 22:58 PM IST

No special session of Parliament on rape laws: Govt

The government on Friday ruled out convening a special session of Parliament to discuss stricter punishment for sexual offences.

Jan 04, 2013, 18:53 PM IST

Govt rules out special session to clear quota bill

The government ruled out the possibility of a special session of Parliament to clear the Bill for reservation in promotions for SC/ST employees.

Sep 07, 2012, 19:41 PM IST

No point of special session till deadlock persists: JD(U)

JD(U) president Sharad Yadav disagreed with the demand to call for a special session of Parliament to clear the Bill for reservations in promotions.

Sep 07, 2012, 18:51 PM IST

Lok Sabha to have special session on May 13

Lok Sabha is likely to have a
special session on May 13 to mark the 60th anniversary of its
first sitting way back in 1952.

Jan 04, 2012, 23:18 PM IST

`Kerala govt indulging in mischievous propaganda`

The resolution also warns the Kerala government against disrupting the dam maintenance that is taken up by Tamil Nadu periodically.

Dec 15, 2011, 09:10 AM IST

Stormy start to Delhi Assembly special session

As soon as the House began its proceedings, all opposition MLAs trooped into the Well of the House, seeking special discussion on the issue.

Nov 30, 2011, 16:55 PM IST

`Create Lokpal through ordinance if Parl stalled`

Kiran Bedi asked the govt to create an effective Lokpal through special
session of Parl or an ordinance in case Parliament by any chance is stalled.

Nov 23, 2011, 21:08 PM IST

‘Special session of Parliament can`t be ruled out’

A special session of Parliament being called for passing the Lokpal bill could not be ruled out, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pawan Bansal said Wednesday.

Aug 24, 2011, 15:08 PM IST

SP demands special session of UP Assembly

Alleging that the law and order
situation has hit rock bottom in Uttar Pradesh, Samajwadi Party Tuesday demanded that the Governor convene a special session of the state Assembly.

Jun 14, 2011, 16:22 PM IST

Congress boycotts special session of MP Assembly

Opposition Congress on Tuesday boycotted
the special session of Madhya Pradesh Assembly, which was
called by the government to discuss development in the state,
saying the procedure adopted was "unconstitutional".

May 11, 2010, 16:15 PM IST

MP to hold special session to debate development

A five-day special session of Madhya
Pradesh Assembly will be convened to debate on development and
public related issues.

Apr 18, 2010, 19:54 PM IST

Gowda seeks special session to debate BMIC project

Former Prime Minister H D Devegowda on Thursday urged Karnataka Chief Minister to immediately convene a special assemblly
session to discuss `irregularities` that have taken place in
the BMIC project.

Sep 24, 2009, 18:17 PM IST