Adjourn

  • Telangana tangle continues to rock Parliament 11-02-2014 11:18 AM

    New Delhi: 12:17 PM: Uproar in Rajya Sabha over Telangana and other issues forces adjournment till 2PM. 12:13 PM: Lok Sabha has been adjourned for the day. 11:06 AM: While the Lok Sabha will convene at 12 noon, Rajya Sabha was adjourned for 10 minutes and will meet at 11:11...
  • Telangana: CM tables vote on account budget in AP Assembly, House adjourned 10-02-2014 10:50 AM

    Hyderabad: Even as President Pranab Mukherjee is expected to give his assent on the Telangana draft Bill on Monday, Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy tabled the vote on account budget in the Andhra Pradesh Assembly. The House was soon adjourned till Wednesday for the members to discuss the budget. Meanwhile,...
  • Pervez Musharraf's treason trial adjourned 29-01-2014 04:00 PM

    Former Pakistani dictator Pervez Musharraf's treason trial was adjourned on Wednesday for a day after his lawyers sought time to go through prosecution's objections to his medical report. Musharraf's counsel Anwar Mansoor said he is yet to go through the objections raised by prosecutor Akram Sheikh against the 70-year-old's medical...
  • Assembly adjourned twice as AP, Telangana supporters refuse to relent 29-01-2014 01:27 PM

    Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly was adjourned twice this morning without transacting any business as legislators on either side of the regional divide remained stubborn on their respective stands on the AP Reorganisation Bill-2013. Pro-united state and pro-Telangana slogans reverberated in the Assembly as members from either side remained in the...
  • Parliament adjourned till noon amid uproar 09-12-2013 12:26 PM

    Parliament was adjourned till noon on Monday amidst pandemonium over various issues, including Telangana and price rise. As soon as Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha met for the day, members of Telugu Desam Party, Left and BSP rushed to the Well raising their demands. In the Lok Sabha, TDP members...
  • After losing 44 hours of work, Rajya Sabha adjourned sine die 07-09-2013 07:51 PM

    Rajya Sabha was adjourned sine die on Saturday after a month-long Monsoon Session which saw passage of 18 legislations, including the landmark Food Security Bill and Land Acquisition Bill, but lost 44 hours of work due to disturbances over various issues. "There were spells of calm and fury," Chairman Hamid...
  • 26/11 Mumbai attacks: Pakistan court adjourns hearing till Wednesday 03-09-2013 02:41 PM

    The hearing in the Mumbai attack case was on Tuesday adjourned till Wednesday after the prosecution said the Law Ministry is yet to issue gazette notification about departure of Judicial Commission to India on September 7. During the hearing at the Anti Terrorism Court in Islamabad, Special Prosecutor M Azar...
  • Lok Sabha adjourned till Friday after furore over Telagana issue 22-08-2013 07:02 PM

    The Lok Sabha was adjourned till Friday after repeated disruptions on Thursday as the treasury and opposition benches clashed over a move to suspend Congress and TDP members whose protests against the creation of Telangana has paralysed the house for days. In a surprise move, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath...
  • Opposition forces RS adjournment till noon on Vadra land deal 13-08-2013 11:53 AM

    Opposition BJP on Tuesday forced adjournment of Rajya Sabha till noon over alleged land dealings of Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra in Haryana. As Chairman Hamid Ansari took up the first listed question, BJP members were on their feet raising slogans on the issue. TDP members displayed shirts with slogan...
  • Congress wins Karnataka, Parliament adjourned sine die 08-05-2013 12:56 PM

    New Delhi: Parliament was adjourned sine die at 12.56 pm on Wednesday, two days before scheduled end of the Budget session. The decision was reportedly taken after the Congress's victory in Karnataka elections. The adjournment would mean that crucial bills like the Food Security Bill and the Land Acquisition Bill...
  • Parliament stalled amidst BJP demand for PM's resignation 03-05-2013 01:42 PM

    New Delhi: Proceedings in Parliament were disrupted on Friday with the Lok Sabha adjourning for the day at noon, as members of several parties raised slogans on a variety of demands, including Prime Minister's resignation over alleged scam in coal block allocation. Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 2.30 PM soon...
  • Lok Sabha adjourned after condoling death of TMC member 25-04-2013 11:51 AM

    New Delhi: Lok Sabha was adjourned on Thursday without transacting any business as a mark of respect for Trinamool Congress member Ambika Banerjee who died early this morning. Banerjee, who was an MP from Howrah, was 84. As soon as the House met for the day, Speaker Meira Kumar condoled...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 25-03-2013 11:53 PM

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  • UPA, Cong committed a fraud on democracy: BJP 30-12-2011 01:14 AM

    New Delhi: BJP spokesperson Ravi Shankar Prasad has severely criticised the Congress and the ruling UPA Government for orchestrating the proceedings in the Rajya Sabha so that no voting on the Lokpal Bill could take place. "The UPA Government and the Congress has committed a fraud on the democracy," said...
  • Govt has no authority to continue: Jaitley 30-12-2011 12:36 AM

    New Delhi: After the upper House was adjourned on Thursday midnight without voting on the Lokpal Bill, the Leader of Oppositon in Rajya Sabha and BJP leader Arun Jaitley criticised the Government for staging the drama and asked for immediate resignation of the UPA Government. "It (the Government) has no...
  • LS adjourned over Judicial Accountability Bill 28-12-2011 08:26 PM

    New Delhi: Lok Sabha was adjourned abruptly on Wednesday after uproar created by the BJP, which wanted voting on two bills - Judicial Accountability and 114th Constitution Amendment Bill. The sudden adjournment of the House left the debate on the two crucial bills incomplete. The much-delayed Judicial Standards and Accountability...
  • Rajya Shabha adjourned till Thursday 28-12-2011 05:29 PM

    New Delhi: Amidst confusion about the Lokpal Bill in the Rajya Sabha, the upper House has been adjourned till Thursday, after the Government on Wednesday afternoon said the legislation will be debated on Thursday. The Lokpal Bill has been introduced in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday but the discussion and...
  • NDA trying to politicise black money: Congress 14-12-2011 01:49 PM

    New Delhi: Congress MP Manish Tewari on Wednesday refuted senior BJP leader LK Advani's allegation that the UPA Government has been delaying action on black money. Tewari accused the NDA of politicising the problem of black money and pointed out that the Centre has been taking action against those involved...
  • Rahul changes UP tour plan, to attend Parliament 14-12-2011 11:06 AM

    New Delhi: Rahul Gandhi will be back in Delhi on Wednesday from his campaign tour in Uttar Pradesh for the adjournment motion on black money to be moved by BJP leader LK Advani in Lok Sabha. Sources in the office of the Congress General Secretary said that Rahul, who began...
  • Advani moves adjournment motion on black money 14-12-2011 10:37 AM

    New Delhi: Senior BJP leader LK Advani moved the adjournment motion on black money issue in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday. Sources had earlier said the government is trying to convince the Opposition that adjournment motion should not to be put to vote. Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi also made...
  • Adjournment motion on black money in LS today 14-12-2011 06:53 AM

    New Delhi: The adjournment motion on black money issue is expected to come up for discussion in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday. Senior BJP leader LK Advani is likely to move the motion and it comes right on the heels of his recently concluded anti-corruption yatra. Sources said the government...
  • Adjourned House, blighted India

    Master and a glass of Margarita |  Tathagata Bhattacharya
    The Parliament has been adjourned for the 9th day in a row; the notional loss to the country's exchequer touches the Rs 36 crore mark....

  • Core panel fails to decide on adjournment motion 30-11-2011 09:54 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress core committee on Wednesday met to discuss foreign direct investment (FDI) in retail amid reports of differences within the party on the issue and calls for adjournment motion. However, no decision was taken on the issue of adjournment motion during the meeting. The core group is...
  • MPs' conduct not consistent with oath: Sibal 29-11-2011 03:30 PM

    New Delhi: Slamming the continued disruptions in Parliament, Union Minister Kapil Sibal on Tuesday said MPs indulging in such conduct are not "doing things consistent to the oath" they took as members. "Having taken an oath to the Constitution our job is to discuss, debate and inform. If we do...
  • Day 3: Uproar in Parliament over price rise 24-11-2011 11:00 AM

    New Delhi: The third day of the winter session of Parliament began with an uproar in both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha over the issue of price rise even as the TDP gave an adjournment motion notice on price rise while the Left, too, agreed to a discussion...