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Shinde apologises for ‘filmy’ remark against Bachchan (Second Lead)


August 9th, 2012 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde Thursday was forced to apologise to Samajwadi Party MP Jaya Bachchan for a disparaging remark that caused an uproar in ... Read more...

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I will get more votes this time: Pranab


July 20th, 2012 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) UPA candidate Pranab Mukherjee was more than confident of getting more votes than expected in the presidential polls just after the voting ended Thursday, ... Read more...

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Rajya Sabha disrupted over weavers, Tamil Nadu road (Lead)


May 16th, 2012 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Less than two days after it passed a resolution against disruptions, the Rajya Sabha was adjourned thrice Wednesday for various issues, including the plight ... 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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Parliament disrupted, opposition targets Chidambaram (Lead)


May 8th, 2012 - 1:48 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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Uproar in Lok Sabha over Chidambaram’s role in telecom deal


May 8th, 2012 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) The Lok Sabha was briefly adjourned Tuesday with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) seeking a reply from the government on the role of Home ... Read more...

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Government, opposition unite; say no public debate on defence issues (Second Lead)


March 28th, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) It was peace after war between ruling and opposition MPs Wednesday with both sides agreeing that the issues raised by army chief V.K. Singh ... Read more...

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No public debate on defence issues, say government and opposition (Lead)


March 28th, 2012 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) It was peace after war between ruling and opposition MPs Wednesday with both sides agreeing that the issues raised by army chief V.K. Singh ... Read more...

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Opposition unites to corner government on alleged coal scam (Lead)


March 22nd, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) A united opposition Thursday attacked the government on an alleged coal scam, holding Prime Minister Manmohan Singh responsible for it even as the official ... Read more...

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Government ‘may’ redraft Lokayukta provision: Chidambaram


December 31st, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 31 (IANS) In order to have bitter critic Trinamool Congress onboard when the Lokpal bill is taken up again in the budget session of parliament, Home Minister ... Read more...

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Rajya Sabha adjourned amid chaos, minus Lokpal (Second Lead)


December 30th, 2011 - 2:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) Two days after the Lokpal bill was cleared by the Lok Sabha, it failed to get past the Rajya Sabha Thursday as the house ... Read more...

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Lokpal bill passed amid Anna fast, but Congress stumped (Intro Roundup)


December 28th, 2011 - 2:39 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, Dec 28 (IANS) The Lok Sabha Tuesday night finally approved a bill to create a Lokpal but a move to grant it constitutional status failed, leaving the ... Read more...

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Lokpal bill passed amid Anna fast, but Congress stumped (Roundup)


December 28th, 2011 - 2:32 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, Dec 28 (IANS) The Lok Sabha Tuesday night finally approved a bill to create a Lokpal but a move to grant it constitutional status failed, leaving the ... 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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Chidambaram’s junior tables bill amid opposition boycott


December 12th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) As the opposition continued to boycott him, a bill listed in Home Minister P. Chidambaram's name was Monday introduced in the Lok Sabha by ... 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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Government faces opposition heat over inflation


December 8th, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) On a day India recorded a sharp fall in food inflation after months of high prices, the government Thursday found itself at the receiving ... Read more...

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Parliament returns to disruptions over demands for Chidambaram’s ouster (Roundup)


December 8th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) Just a day after functioning smoothly, parliament was Thursday back to its old ways of repeated disruptions and adjournments during the pre-lunch sitting of ... Read more...

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Back to square one: Anti-Chidambaram protests disrupt parliament


December 8th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) After only a day of peace and normal business in parliament, the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha were back to no work Thursday ... Read more...

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Day 3 in Parliament: No work, logjam on over price rise, Telangana


November 24th, 2011 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Parliament didn't function for the third consecutive day of its winter session Thursday despite peace being in sight after the government and opposition agreed ... 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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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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Chidambaram in eye of parliament storm, government faces winter heat (Roundup)


November 22nd, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Parliament got off to a stormy start Tuesday with opposition protests against Home Minister P. Chidambaram forcing the adjournment of the Lok Sabha and ... Read more...

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Chidambaram in eye of parliament storm, houses adjourned


November 22nd, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Parliament got off to a stormy start Tuesday with opposition protests against Home Minister P. Chidambaram forcing adjournment of the Lok Sabha on the ... Read more...

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Sonia returns to parliament


November 22nd, 2011 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) Dressed in a light blue silk sari with a pashmina shawl draped around her shoulders, Congress president Sonia Gandhi returned to parliament Tuesday to ... Read more...

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Whose frontman were you: BJP, Left ask Amar Singh


September 6th, 2011 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) The BJP and Left Tuesday demanded to know on whose behest the arrested former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh was acting while attempting to ... Read more...

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Lok Sabha to sit Saturday, may discuss Lokpal


August 26th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) The government Friday announced that the Lok Sabha will function Saturday, indicating that the discussion on different versions of the Lokpal bill will finally ... Read more...

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Hazare protest stalls parliament, no business done (Third Lead)


August 23rd, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Both houses of parliament were Tuesday adjourned for the day without conducting any significant business as opposition MPs stalled proceedings over the anti-corruption campaign ... Read more...

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Hazare protest stalls parliament


August 23rd, 2011 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) Both houses of parliament were Tuesday adjourned till 2 p.m. as opposition MPs stalled proceedings over the anti-corruption campaign led by Anna Hazare, whose ... Read more...

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Home minister justifies Hazare’s arrest (Lead)


August 17th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) Strongly defending the arrest of Anna Hazare, Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday said the social activist was taken into custody to prevent him from ... Read more...

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Parliament adjourned for day over Anna detention (Lead)


August 16th, 2011 - 2:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha were adjourned for the day Tuesday amid noisy scenes and arguments between the opposition and treasury ... Read more...

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Peace at last in parliament, crucial bills passed (Lead)


August 11th, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) After days of disruption by opposition MPs protesting varied issues, peace finally returned to parliament Thursday and the government was able to get ... Read more...

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Peace in parliament after days of disruption


August 11th, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) Peace finally returned to parliament Thursday after days of disruption by opposition MPs on various issues.Both houses of parliament were able to conduct their ... Read more...

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