JOINT SESSION OF PARLIAMENT

  • Pakistan: Joint session on ties with US begins March 20, 2012

    Islamabad: The crucial joint session of Pakistan Parliament that will endorse new terms of engagement with the US began in Islamabad on Tuesday following a string of crises, including the November 26 NATO strike, that took relations to an alltime low. The joint session of the Senate and National Assembly, summoned...
  • President attacks Naxals in her speech February 22, 2010

    It was expected that pressure from allies like Trinamool Congress might force the government to tone down its attack on the Naxals. However on Monday, overruling the pressure, the government made its policy intent amply clear. In her address to the joint session of the Parliament, President Pratibha Patil spoke...