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Maldives opposition in new bid to take control of parliament

Maldives opposition parties said on Monday they would launch a fresh bid to seize control of parliament by impeaching the speaker, weeks after their first attempt failed when the president called in troops to evict lawmakers.

Apr 10, 2017, 13:49 PM IST

Uttar Pradesh: 319 new UP MLAs take oath, Speaker's election to be held on March 30

A total 319 out of the 403 newly-elected MLAs today took oath as members of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly.

Mar 28, 2017, 22:55 PM IST

Shiv Sena MP-AI staffer assault: Matter not in Speaker's domain as incident happened outside Parliament

The shocking incident of Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad assaulting an Air India Duty Manager is not under the domain of the Speaker, leaving the matter almost entirely in the hands of the police.

Mar 24, 2017, 11:22 AM IST
DMK's no-confidence motion against TN Assembly Speaker defeated by voice vote

DMK's no-confidence motion against TN Assembly Speaker defeated by voice vote

The no-confidence motion moved by MK Stalin-led DMK against TN Assembly Speaker was on Thursday defeated by voice vote.

Mar 23, 2017, 10:39 AM IST

Lok Sabha adjourned due to noisy Trinamool Congress protests

Opposition members led by Trinamool Congress on Friday created pandemonium in the Lok Sabha over the arrest of two of their MPs, forcing the Speaker to adjourn the house for the day.

Feb 03, 2017, 13:47 PM IST