TRS to declare candidates for Assembly, LS on Sept 2

Hyderabad | Tuesday, Aug 14 2018 IST

Hinting at early polls, Telangana Chief Minister and Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) president K Chandrasekhar Rao on Monday evening said that candidates for Assembly and Lok Sabha would be announced

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Pakistan's new National Assembly begins session, 329 members take oath (Lead)

Islamabad |Monday, 2018 5:45:05 PM IST

The maiden session of Pakistan's newly-elected National Assembly began here on Monday, with the outgoing speaker administering the oath to 329 members of the Lower House of the Parliament as part of t

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BJP to hold padyatras in all assembly segment in UP from Oct 2

Meerut | Sunday, Aug 12 2018 IST

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will hold padyatras in Uttar Pradesh to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi with an ultimate aim to prepare for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. B

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J&K Assembly has technically ceased to exist : Harsh Dev

POLITICS-JK-JKNPP Jammu | Saturday, Aug 11 2018 IST

Having failed to meet for transacting the legislative business during the last six months in terms of the mandate of sec 53 (1) of state constitution, Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party on Satu

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President-elect of UN General Assembly calls on Prime Minister

New Delhi | Friday, Aug 10 2018 IST

Maria Fernanda Espinosa Garces, President-elect of the United Nations General Assembly, called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Friday. "Prime Minister congratulated Ms Espinosa on her electi

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General Assembly OKs ex-president of Chile as UN human rights chief

United Nations |Friday, 2018 10:15:05 PM IST

In a unanimous vote full of symbolism, the UN General Assembly on Friday approved the appointment of a victim of human rights abuses, Michelle Bachelet, as the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights.

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Congress takes objection to govt entrusting Assembly Speaker to hoist national flag on I-Day

Panaji | Friday, Aug 10 2018 IST

The opposition Congress in Goa on Friday took objection to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led state government entrusting State Legislative Assembly Speaker Dr Pramod Sawant to hoist national flag on In

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Delhi Assembly passes resolution to remove Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash

New Delhi | Friday, Aug 10 2018 IST

The Delhi Assembly on Friday passed a resolution, demanding removal of Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash. The resolution was moved by the ruling AAP Chandni Chowk MLA, Alka Lamba after Deputy Chief Minist

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Delhi Assembly adopts resolution for Chief Secretary's removal

New Delhi |Friday, 2018 6:15:05 PM IST

The Delhi Assembly on Friday adopted a resolution against Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash demanding his removal from the post.

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Voters registered for Assembly segments entitled to vote for Municipal areas also: CEO

Srinagar | Thursday, Aug 9 2018 IST

The Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) on Thursday said that as the Assembly Electoral Rolls are relatable to municipal areas, the persons registered as voters for the Legislative Assembly, are entitled to

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Delhi Assembly witnesses ruckus on Bangladeshi migrants issue

New Delhi | Thursday, Aug 9 2018 IST

On the fourth day of the Monsoon session of the Delhi Assembly, the House witnessed pandemonium on the issue of illegal Bangladeshi migrants with Opposition trading charges against the ruling AAP gove

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Bedlam in Delhi Assembly as BJP, AAP MLAs engage in wordy duel

New Delhi |Thursday, 2018 6:45:05 PM IST

Chaos prevailed on the fourth day of monsoon session of the Delhi Assembly after Leader of Opposition in the House Vijender Gupta and other BJP MLAs indulged in a verbal duel with ruling AAP members o

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