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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Smartwatches to soon follow finger commands in mid-air

Smartwatches to soon follow finger commands in mid-air

 As wearable devices grow and screens shrink, a team of Indian-origin researchers has developed a new sonar technology that allows you to interact with smartwatches by writing or gesturing on any nearby surface -- a tabletop, a sheet of paper or even in mid-air.

Arunachal Pradesh case: Governor can't take away Speaker's powers, says SC

Hearing the Arunachal Pradesh case, the Supreme Court on Thursday said a Governor had "no role to play" in issues concerning the anti-defection law which is the Speaker's domain.

J&K Speaker 'throttling' voice of opposition: Omar Abdullah

Former J&K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday accused the Speaker of state legislative assembly of being "biased" and "throttling the voice of the opposition", adding that the beef ban issue be handled by the legislature instead of judiciary.

App to convert cell phone into personal concert speaker!

Researchers developed an app that could convert your mobile phone into a personal concert speaker.