Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko dissolved parliament Monday and called for early elections Oct 26, as tensions were still running high in eastern Ukraine amid fighting between government forces and separatists.
With the Supreme Court asking the Centre to make its stand clear on the Leader of Opposition issue, BJP on Saturday said confrontation between judiciary and Parliament is not good for democracy and that the latter should be allowed to do some work independently.
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Wednesday asserted that the BJP`s commitment towards the Women`s Reservation Bill is total, and condemned the Congress Party of fraud in the matter.
Myanmar`s parliament could consider a petition by Aung San Suu Kyi`s opposition calling for an end to the army`s veto on amending the constitution in the former junta-ruled nation, the house speaker said today.
Pressure mounted today for British Prime Minister David Cameron to do more on Iraq, with some members of his own party urging him to recall Parliament from its summer break to consider action against Islamic militants.
Government Friday asked members in Rajya Sabha to wait for the Supreme Court decision on GM crops as Congress tried to corner it on the issue during Question Hour in Rajya Sabha citing objections from RSS and BMS.
A day after storming the Well, Rahul Gandhi was again active in Lok Sabha on Thursday as he batted for more time to a Congress party colleague speaking passionately on the issue of atrocities against women and children.