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Stalling parliament also part of democracy: BJP (Lead)


September 7th, 2012 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) Seeking to blame the government for the partially washed out monsoon session, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday blamed corruption for the lost session, ... Read more...

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Congress plans to move no-trust motion in Chhattisgarh


December 13th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Dec 13 (IANS) Alleging rampant corruption and rise in staged shootouts in the state, the Congress Tuesday announced it would bring in a no-confidence motion against the Bharatiya ... Read more...

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Mayawati takes on Rahul Gandhi over n-deal


August 9th, 2008 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Aug 9 (IANS) Congress MP Rahul Gandhi may have earned much appreciation for his speech in defence of the nuclear deal during the trust motion debate in the parliament. But Uttar ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi to give N-deal lessons to Congress spokespersons


August 6th, 2008 - 11:25 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 6 (ANI): Congress General Secretary and Lok Sabha MP, Rahul Gandhi will today teach his party spokespersons the finer points of energy security and the basics of the ... Read more...

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Despite cash for votes scam, parliament’s first interns remain optimistic


July 29th, 2008 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
By Devirupa Mitra New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Unobtrusively and quietly, five young men and women have been making history in the Indian parliament for the last six months - working as its ... Read more...

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Classrooms more disciplined than Lok Sabha, says students


July 23rd, 2008 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) School and college students, watching the raucous two-day debate in parliament on a trust motion sought by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, were stunned to see MPs springing ... Read more...

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Vindication for Manmohan Singh as government wins trust vote (Final Roundup)


July 22nd, 2008 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
By M.R. Narayan Swamy New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) After days of tense standoff over the India-US nuclear deal, Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday won majority support in parliament by a bigger ... Read more...

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History will compliment us for n-deal: PM


July 22nd, 2008 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) Describing the nuclear deal as a passport to global nuclear trade and linking it up with national development, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday said it is "a ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh government wins trust vote (Fourth Lead)


July 22nd, 2008 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's government won the crucial confidence motion in India's parliament by a surprisingly large margin confounding sceptics who had predicted a cliffhanger. After the ... Read more...

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`I took five hours to write my speech, says Rahul Gandhi


July 22nd, 2008 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
By Pankaj Yadav New Delhi, July 22 (ANI): Nehru-Gandhi scion and the Congress Member of Parliament from Amethi, Rahul Gandhi, told this correspondent, that he took five hours to write his speech ... Read more...

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It’s all about politicians on Dalal Street


July 22nd, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 22 (IANS) Dalal Street in downtown Mumbai, home to India's main stock exchange, was as captivated by the drama unfolding in parliament over the trust motion debate as the rest ... Read more...

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Lok Sabha adjourned after unruly scenes


July 22nd, 2008 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) Speaker Somnath Chatterjee adjourned the Lok Sabha for 15 minutes just a couple of minutes before noon Tuesday amid unruly scenes during the confidence motion debate. The ... Read more...

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Speaker adjourns Lok Sabha after unruly scene


July 21st, 2008 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee was Monday forced to adjourn the house for 10 minutes during the crucial trust motion debate when MPs of the Samajwati Party ... Read more...

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Somnath defied party to preside over trust vote


July 21st, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee defied directions from his Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) when he presided over the two-day trust motion debate that began Monday, party ... Read more...

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