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State assembly elections: Election Commission of India goes extra mile for differently-abled voters

State assembly elections: Election Commission of India goes extra mile for differently-abled voters

Voting in Himachal Pradesh will take place on November 8 and counting will be on December 18. EC says state governments in HP and Gujarat have already been told to assist diffrerntly abled voters in every way possible.

Oct 12, 2017, 16:38 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik asks CM Yogi Adityanath to sack Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University registrar

After a number of complaints against the registrar, the governor had set up a judicial probe headed by Justice (retired) S K Tripathi to investigate the charges against Tomar on November 5, 2015.

Aug 04, 2017, 13:06 PM IST
Explosive in UP Assembly: Yogi Adityanath govt denies sending sample to Agra lab, says tests still on

Explosive in UP Assembly: Yogi Adityanath govt denies sending sample to Agra lab, says tests still on

Yogi Adityanth-led Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday clarified that the suspicious white powder, which was found inside Vidhan Sabha was not sent Agra forensic laboratory. 

Jul 18, 2017, 09:10 AM IST

Suspicious explosive powder substance found inside UP Assembly building

A "suspicious explosive substance" was discovered inside the Uttar Pradesh Assembly, triggering a scare and inviting sharp criticism from the opposition over security.

Jul 14, 2017, 13:36 PM IST
 Explosive in Assembly: New security measures to be followed inside UP Vidhan Sabha

Explosive in Assembly: New security measures to be followed inside UP Vidhan Sabha

Days after powerful explosive recovered from Uttar Pradesh Assembly, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanth on Friday announced few enhanced security measures and urged legislators to follow them. While speaking in the Assembly, Adityanath said  NIA (National Investigation Agency) should be given charge of leading the investigation into the major security lapse. 

Jul 14, 2017, 12:05 PM IST

RLD protest against Uttar Pradesh government throws traffic out of gear

Various issues of farmers, including loan waiver, were raised at the protest, which was led by RLD national general secretary Jayant Chowdhury.

Jul 11, 2017, 19:34 PM IST

Haryana govt to set up university in Gurugram

The Haryana Cabinet headed by Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Tuesday approved a Bill for setting up a state university at Gurugram.

Apr 18, 2017, 16:23 PM IST

Disenfranchised: Muslim representation in UP assembly at historic low

The number of people from the community in the 17th Vidhan Sabha has touched a historic low of 25.

Mar 12, 2017, 15:50 PM IST
Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar offers to form panel to resolve Jats' quota issue

Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar offers to form panel to resolve Jats' quota issue

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Wednesday offered to set up either a legislators' panel or a government one under himself to resolve the agitating Jats' demand for quota in state jobs and educational institutions.

Mar 01, 2017, 23:20 PM IST

Rahul, Sonia Gandhi likely to visit Gujarat for tribal yatra

Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice-president Rahul Gandhi are likely to visit Gujarat but address separately the party's tribal-focused 'Navsarjan Adivasi Adhikar Yatra' to be held later this month.

Oct 08, 2016, 15:31 PM IST
Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat dares BJP to disrupt Vidhan Sabha, send him to jail

Uttarakhand CM Harish Rawat dares BJP to disrupt Vidhan Sabha, send him to jail

Continuing his verbal assault on the Bharatiya Janata Party as Uttarakhand continues to be in a state of political unrest, Former Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Sunday dared the BJP to disrupt the Parliament or throw him in prison if they can.

Apr 17, 2016, 13:30 PM IST

Muzaffarnagar riots: Justice Sahai Commission report to be tabled in UP

The report of one-man inquiry commission headed by Justice (Retired) Vishnu Sahai on the Muzaffarnagar riots will be tabled in the Vidhan Sabha today.More than 60 people had died and over 40,000 displaced in the riots that broke out in Muzaffarnagar and adjoining districts two years ago.

Mar 06, 2016, 13:45 PM IST

Heated debate on beef ban continues for third day in J&K assembly

Today is the third day of discussion on Beef-Ban in Jammu's Vidhan Sabha, which got heated up bit too much.

Oct 06, 2015, 16:07 PM IST

Congress, NC protest against beef ban in J&K assembly

Congress, NC MLA are protesting against beef ban in Jammu and Kashmir's Vidhan Sabha. The situation got so intense that fighting took place and vidhan sabha session had to be dismissed.

Oct 05, 2015, 15:22 PM IST

Delhi Vidhan Sabha speaker expunges Somnath Bharti's remark

A day after AAP legislator Somnath Bharti's "beautiful women" remark kicked up a controversy, Delhi Legislative Assembly Speaker Ram Niwas Goel expunged the word, saying there was a scope for "misinterpretation".

Aug 04, 2015, 22:34 PM IST

Beautiful women will feel safer in Delhi under AAP govt, says Somnath Bharti

Somnath Bharti triggers controversy by his remarks that beautiful women will feel safer at night if the AAP government is granted control of the Delhi Police.

Aug 04, 2015, 17:32 PM IST

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