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Coal fuels parliament disruptions for sixth day (Second Lead)


August 28th, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) An unrelenting BJP forced the adjournment of both houses of parliament for the sixth successive day Tuesday as it insisted on its demand for ... Read more...

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Police battle anti-graft protesters outside PM’s house, Hazare for second freedom movement (Intro Roundup)


August 27th, 2012 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Police used tear gas and water cannons as hundreds of anti-corruption activists led by Arvind Kejriwal staged noisy protests near Prime Minister Manmohan Singh ... Read more...

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Police use force on protests near PM, Sonia houses (Evening Lead)


August 26th, 2012 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) Police used tear gas and water cannons as hundreds of anti-corruption activists led by Arvind Kejriwal staged noisy protests near Prime Minister Manmohan Singh ... Read more...

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Parties back black money issue inside, outside parliament (Second Lead)


August 13th, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) The issue of black money echoed both inside as well as outside parliament Monday with the BJP and Janata Dal-United supporting yoga guru Baba ... Read more...

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UP assembly adjourned till Tuesday


May 28th, 2012 - 2:47 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 28 (IANS) The Uttar Pradesh assembly was Monday adjourned till Tuesday following noisy protests by Bahujan Samaj Party members.Speaker Mata Prasad Pandey gave the ruling after failing ... Read more...

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Parliament turns 60, MPs urged to introspect (Roundup)


May 13th, 2012 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) The Indian parliament Sunday celebrated 60 years of its existence with leaders, mainly from the ruling Congress, calling for an end to frequent disruptions ... Read more...

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Parliament disrupted over Chidambaram’s role in telecom deal (Fourth Lead)


May 8th, 2012 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) Parliament was disrupted Tuesday as the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) protested over the alleged role of Home Minister P. Chidambaram in helping his ... Read more...

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Parliament disrupted over Chidambaram’s role in telecom deal (Third Lead)


May 8th, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) Both houses of parliament were disrupted Tuesday as the opposition protested the alleged role of Home Minister P. Chidambaram in helping his son get ... Read more...

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Parliament disrupted over Chidambaram’s role in telecom deal (Second Lead)


May 8th, 2012 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) Both houses of parliament were disrupted Tuesday morning as the opposition raised the pitch over the alleged role of Home Minister P. Chidambaram in ... Read more...

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Mukherjee starts presenting his 7th federal budget (Lead)


March 16th, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee started presenting what was his seventh federal budget in the Lok Sabha Friday, with a reference to the state of ... Read more...

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Congress committed to fighting corruption: Rahul


February 6th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi, Feb 6 (IANS) The Congress party was committed to fighting corruption at all levels and has demonstrated its will by taking prompt action in every case that has ... Read more...

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Lok Sabha adjourned sine die, stormy session ends


December 29th, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) The Lok Sabha was adjourned sine die Thursday bringing an end to a stormy winter session - half of which was lost to protests ... Read more...

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Chidambaram heckled in Lok Sabha


December 20th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Opposition MPs Tuesday heckled Home Minister P. Chidambaram to prevent him from speaking in the Lok Sabha, part of the move to boycott the ... Read more...

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Parliament adjourned till Monday over anti-Chidambaram protests (Lead)


December 16th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Noisy protests by opposition members demanding removal of Home Minister P. Chidambaram stalled proceedings in parliament Friday without any significant business, and forced ... Read more...

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Parliament disrupted over anti-Chidambaram protests


December 16th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Noisy protests by opposition members demanding removal of Home Minister P. Chidambaram stalled proceedings in both houses of parliament Friday, forcing cancellation of the ... Read more...

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After Chidambaram, opposition now guns for Krishna


December 9th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Worries multiplied for an embattled United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government Friday with the opposition gunning for another top minister - External Affairs Minister S.M. ... Read more...

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Uproar in Rajya Sabha over FDI decision, house adjourned


November 25th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha Friday witnessed noisy protests from the opposition over the government decision to allow foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail ... Read more...

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Speaker accepts Left-backed adjournment motion


November 24th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) To restore order in the Lok Sabha and ensure its smooth functioning, Speaker Meira Kumar Thursday admitted a Left-backed adjournment motion on price rise ... Read more...

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Another parliament day, Rs.4 crore lost


November 23rd, 2011 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Pandemonium over varied issues by ruling party and opposition members in both houses of Parliament Wednesday resulted in the loss of a second day ... Read more...

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No business, parliament adjourned for second day


November 23rd, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) An aggressive and united opposition again forced both houses of parliament to adjourn without transacting any business for the second day of the winter ... Read more...

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Can politicians drum up mass support like Hazare?


August 22nd, 2011 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) How many politicians can muster the mass support Anna Hazare is getting across India? MPs differ on the issue, but admit it is his ... Read more...

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BJP targets Chidambaram, stalls parliament (Roundup)


August 10th, 2011 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday raised a chorus for Home Minister P. Chidambaram's resignation and stalled proceedings in both houses of parliament to ... Read more...

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BJP demands Chidambaram’s resignation, disrupts parliament (Lead)


August 10th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday disrupted both houses of parliament and demanded Home Minister P. Chidambaram's resignation over the police crackdown on party ... Read more...

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Day 2 monsoon session: protests stall parliament (Second Lead)


August 2nd, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Both houses of parliament were adjourned twice Tuesday, forcing cancellation of the crucial question hour for the second successive day, as the government and ... Read more...

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Goddesses on bikinis: India conveys concern to Australia


May 11th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) India Wednesday conveyed its "deep concern" to Australia over a prominent Australian designer using the images of Hindu goddesses on swimsuits."The Ministry of External Affairs ... Read more...

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PM to make statement on Wiki expose, Lok Sabha adjourned (Lead)


March 18th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) The Lok Sabha was repeatedly adjourned Friday as opposition MPs again raised the issue of the WikiLeaks cable on the Congress allegedly bribing MPs ... Read more...

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PM to make statement in Lok Sabha at 2 p.m.


March 18th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will make a statement in the Lok Sabha at 2 p.m. Friday to clarify the government's stance on the WikiLeaks ... Read more...

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Protest over Jammu and Kashmir interlocutors’ report


March 17th, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 17 (IANS) Opposition parties Thursday held noisy protests in the legislative assembly against the sixth report of interlocutors on Jammu and Kashmir that has recommended restoration of ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa now declines probe into sons’ trust (Lead)


March 16th, 2011 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Wednesday ruled out a probe into a private trust run by his family members, abandoning his earlier offer "for ... Read more...

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Yeddyurappa kin’s trust issue raised in parliament (Lead)


March 16th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) Janata Dal-Secular chief H.D. Deve Gowda Wednesday raised in the Lok Sabha the issue of a private trust owned by family members of Karnataka ... Read more...

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Congress’ Telangana MPs sport black bands in Lok Sabha


March 4th, 2011 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) Congress MPs from Telangana Friday appeared in the Lok Sabha with black bands around their mouths to indicate that there was a gag order ... Read more...

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Opposition stages walkout in Kashmir assembly


March 1st, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 1 (IANS) Opposition legislators walked out of the Jammu and Kashmir assembly Tuesday after staging noisy protests in the house.Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) members, including its president and legislature ... Read more...

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Congress MPs add to Telangana chorus, Lok Sabha disrupted (Roundup)


February 23rd, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Noisy scenes led to repeated disruptions of the Lok Sabha Wednesday as some members, including from the ruling Congress, shouted slogans demanding that the government ... Read more...

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Congress MPs add to Telangana chorus, disrupt Lok Sabha (Second Lead)


February 23rd, 2011 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Noisy scenes and repeated disruptions returned to the Lok Sabha Wednesday as some MPs, including from the ruling Congress, shouted slogans and flashed placards demanding that ... Read more...

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Congress MPs from Telangana disrupt Lok Sabha (Lead)


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Noisy scenes and frequent disruptions returned to the Lok Sabha Tuesday as some Congress members Wednesday shouted slogans and flashed placards demanding that a Telangana state ... Read more...

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