Deadlock

  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 07-05-2013 11:53 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • PM may call an all-party meet to end Parliament deadlock 30-04-2013 10:24 AM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely to step in to end the political deadlock over coal scam. Sources said the PM is likely to call an all-party meet to break the logjam in Parliament and try and pass the Land Bill and the Food Security Bill. A temporary...
  • Govt gets Oppn on board on Finance Bill 29-04-2013 12:41 PM

    New Delhi: There seems to be a breakthrough in the efforts to end Parliament deadlock as the government has managed to get the Opposition on board to pass the Finance Bill. Sources say that the Finance Bill is likely to be taken up on Tuesday along with demands for grants....
  • 2G: There is no provision to remove JPC chief, says Chacko 29-04-2013 11:29 AM

    New Delhi: As the deadlock in Parliament continues, Joint Parliamentary Committee Chairperson PC Chacko has said that the government is not stubborn, but too soft on the Opposition. He said that the date for the meeting of the Joint Parliamentary Committee meeting on the 2G scam will be decided on...
  • Day 6: Parliament deadlock costs Rs 24 crore 29-11-2011 01:34 PM

    Parliament was adjourned for the sixth straight day on Tuesday as no business was conducted in either Lok Sabha or Rajya Sabha. ...
  • US deficit deadlock to send new chill through markets 19-11-2011 10:30 AM

    New York: A brutal year for global investors may get even worse next week if Congress proves yet again it is too bitterly divided to deliver on its promise to reduce the gaping US budget deficit. How financial markets will react if a committee created to slash $ 1.2 trillion...
  • Is it the end of the road for the Lokpal panel? 31-05-2011 08:24 AM

    New Delhi: Is it the end of the road for the Lokpal panel? Talks between the government and social activists could be headed for a collapse after they disagreed on all key issues " Anna Hazare's team has threatened a walkout if the prime minister is exempted from the bills...
  • AI remains crippled: 3rd round of talks today 06-05-2011 01:05 PM

    Mumbai: With two rounds of talks between the striking pilots and the government failing to end the deadlock, both have agreed to meet again on Friday, even as the domestic operations of the national carrier Air India remaned crippled for the tenth consecutive day. With the strike still on, the...
  • AI-pilots deadlock: talks to resume today 05-05-2011 07:21 AM

    New Delhi: Striking Air India pilots continue hold the country to ransom for the 9th straight day. There is still no respite for Air India passengers as talks between pilots and management remained inconclusive on Wednesday. However, Civil Aviation Secretary Naseem Zaidi said that the first round of talks had...
  • Govt blinks on Lokpal bill, Anna to end fast 08-04-2011 09:06 PM

    New Delhi: Veteran social activist and Gandhian Anna Hazare on Friday said that he will end his fast on Saturday after government agreed to issue a formal order to set up a joint committee for drafting an effective Lokpal Bill. The announcement of an agreement came from both sides late...
  • Talks progress, Anna to come out with decision 08-04-2011 06:49 PM

    New Delhi: There are indications that the government and civil society have reached an agreement after four rounds of talks on Friday. The four-day fast held by ant-corruption crusader Anna Hazare may soon be over. Sources have told CNN-IBN that an agreement has been reached in the latest round of...
  • Day 4: Govt, Anna supporters look to end logjam 08-04-2011 07:51 AM

    Anna Hazare's fast unto death against corruption has entered the fourth day on Friday, as the logjam between Hazare supporters and the government continues over who will head the panel to redraft the Jan Lokpal Bill. Activist Swami Agnivesh will meet Cabinet Minister Kapil Sibal at his residence on Friday...
  • Govt, Anna supporters look to reach accord 08-04-2011 07:28 AM

    New Delhi: Anna Hazare's fast unto death against corruption has entered the fourth day on Friday, as the logjam between Hazare supporters and the government continues over who will head the panel to redraft the Jan Lokpal Bill. Activist Swami Agnivesh will meet Cabinet Minister Kapil Sibal at his residence...
  • Govt tries, but Anna remains fast to his cause 07-04-2011 09:11 PM

    New Delhi: Government began negotiations with Anna Hazare's supporters on Thursday but after two round of meetings, the talks hit a deadlock. The government agreed to form a joint committee to draft an effective Lokpal Bill but there was no consensus on who will head it and whether it should...
  • I hope things will settle, says Kanimozhi 08-03-2011 04:36 PM

    New Delhi: DMK MP Kanimozhi on Tuesday expressed the hope that the deadlock between the party and the Congress on seat-sharing for the Tamil Nadu Assembly will be resolved soon. Kanimozhi parried questions on what the bone of contention between the two parties in clinching the poll pact was. "We...
  • 2G logjam: Pranab calls meet with Oppn leaders 27-01-2011 09:43 PM

    New Delhi: Finance Minister and Leader of the House in Lok Sabha Pranab Mukherjee has convened a meeting of leaders of political parties in an apparent bid to break the deadlock in Parliament. The meeting has been convened over lunch for "mutual consultations" over the budget session of Parliament, sources...
  • Deadlock continues, Gujjars call Ajmer bandh 27-12-2010 08:07 AM

    New Delhi: Rajasthan remained cut off from the rest of the country as the Gujjar agitation over quotas entered the eighth day of protests on Monday. The community which is demanding a quota within the existing OBC quota has called for a bandh in Ajmer after talks with the state...
  • Key UPA allies want JPC; will the Congress bend? 07-12-2010 07:40 AM

    New Delhi: Key UPA allies are not averse to the idea of constituting a Joint Parliamentary Committee to end the current logjam. After 18 days of a dead-lock in Parliament, will the Congress meet with allies and give in to their demand? Railways Minister and Trinamool Congress chief told CNN-IBN...
  • 2G Logjam continues in Parliament 30-11-2010 08:09 AM

    New Delhi: The all-party meet called by Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar on Tuesday failed to reach a consensus. Leader of Opposition Sushma Swaraj said Parliament will not function until the government agrees to their demand for a Joint Parliamentary Committee probe into the 2G spectrum scam. A delegation of...
  • Pranab calls all party meet to end 2G logjam 22-11-2010 08:07 AM

    New Delhi: Senior Congress leader Pranab Mukherjee has called for an all party meeting at 1 PM on Monday to break the logjam in Parliament over the Telecom scam. Both the Houses of Parliament were adjourned following uproar over various charges of corruption by members of the opposition and treasury...
  • Government gives BlackBerry Aug 31 deadline 12-08-2010 05:58 PM

    New Delhi: The government has given Research in Motion and mobile service providers an August 31 deadline to come up with technical solutions to assuage India's security concerns over BlackBerry services. Earlier, BlackBerry maker Research in Motion skipped a crucial meeting with the government. Vodafone and Airtel were also absent...
  • BlackBerry, Airtel, Vodafone skip meet with govt 12-08-2010 01:37 PM

    New Delhi: BlackBerry maker Research in Motion skipped a crucial meeting with the government. Vodafone and Airtel were also absent at the meeting. The mobile service providers say that they were not invited to the meeting. The meeting, called to discuss India's security concerns over BlackBerry's encrypted messaging service, was...
  • Can Kashmir politicians ever unite? 12-07-2010 10:49 PM

    The all-party meet to resolve the ongoing crisis is over but signs of an end to the deadlock still look distant. ...
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