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SC: HC nod must to drop MP/MLAs' criminal cases

SC also indicated that it will constitute a special bench to monitor progress in the probe and prosecution of cases involving legislators

11 Aug 2021 7:13 AM

Coup in LJP; Chirag Paswan gets ejected, uncle in saddle

The group of five MPs has conveyed their decision of electing Paras as the LJP leader in Lok Sabha to the Speaker

14 Jun 2021 10:05 PM

MPs disturbing House decorum will face action: Lok Sabha Speaker

The Speaker denied that the Parliament debates have become much bitter in the recent times.

29 Feb 2020 7:33 AM

UK lawmakers reject Boris Johnson's motion for snap election

The latest blow to the ruling Conservative government came hours after parliamentarians passed a bill aimed at preventing a no-deal Brexit.

05 Sep 2019 9:45 AM

Unacceptable, no matter whose son: PM Modi on Akash Vijayvargiya

The Indore legislator and son of senior party leader Kailash Vijayvargiya was recently jailed for thrashing the municipal officer.

02 Jul 2019 1:11 PM


Need new rules to tame ‘erring’ MPs: Venkaiah Naidu

Vice-president calls for a stronger anti-defection law to make it harder to switch parties.

05 Sep 2018 1:55 AM

‘Floor lessons’ for 120 BMC students

Shubadha Gudekar has asked BMC to provide needed facilities within 30 days.

03 Jan 2018 4:00 AM

12 special courts for 1,581 cases against MPs, MLAs

The petitioner has said a lifetime-ban is required — a suggestion the top court agreed with during the last hearing on November 1.

13 Dec 2017 1:42 AM

Not good: BJP chief Amit Shah unhappy as 30 MPs bunk RS session

Union Minister Ananth Kumar said Shah took a strict view of the absence and asked lawmakers not to repeat this ever.

01 Aug 2017 11:31 AM

MPs to get tips on green, home-grown tech

Environment and science exhibition to be an eye-opener for MPs.

24 Jul 2017 1:10 AM


Take clear stand on convicted MPs, Supreme Court tells EC

The bench came down heavily on the poll panel and also asked whether it was “constrained” to give its views in the matter.

13 Jul 2017 1:09 AM

Nirmala Sitharaman urges MPs to set up incubators for startups

She said the government has been making all-out efforts towards realising the vision of the Startup India Mission.

28 Jun 2017 4:19 PM

Only Parliament has right to decide on pension of ex-MPs: government

Arun Jaitley had said in the Rajya Sabha that Parliament alone has authority to decide on how much pension MPs can draw.

24 Mar 2017 4:00 PM