Member Of Parliament

  • LS Speaker accepts resignations of Rajagopal, Purandeswari Devi, MS Reddy 19-02-2014 04:01 PM

    Expelled Congress MP L Rajagopal, who had created a storm by resorting to pepper spraying in Lok Sabha, is no longer a member of the House with Speaker Meira Kumar accepting his resignation today. "I have accepted his resignation with effect from February 19," the Speaker informed the Lok Sabha....
  • AAP will field candidates in seats of 73 MPs who face criminal charges 28-01-2014 05:13 PM

    New Delhi: The young anti-graft party, the Aam Aadmi Party, that stormed to power in New Delhi last month plans to field at least 73 candidates in national elections due by May to stand against politicians accused of crimes, Arvind Kejriwal said. Following its strong performance in Delhi, interest in...
  • Standing Committee to take up Representation of People's Act 05-09-2013 02:37 PM

    New Delhi: The Representation of People's Act is likely to be taken up by the Standing Committee on Thursday. The Centre decided last month to amend the Act to effectively alter the recent Supreme Court ruling that had said that MPs and MLAs convicted of a crime should stand disqualified....
  • LS passes bill for 3-fold hike in MP salaries 27-08-2010 07:38 PM

    New Delhi: The much talked about bill to hike salaries of MPs by over three times from Rs 16,000 to Rs 50,000 and doubling two of their key allowances to Rs 40,000 each was passed in Lok Sabha on Friday. During the debate on the Salary, Allowance and Pension of...
  • Trust vote: Ailing MPs come to BJP's rescue 22-07-2008 12:37 PM

    Mumbai: Unfazed by criticism over his demand for turners in the four-Test series against England, India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni Thursday clarified that he had asked for tracks that turn from the very first day only because he wanted to keep the toss out of the equation. "How should it...
  • Five Independent MPs make hay while the sun shines 21-07-2008 09:34 AM

    Ahmedabad: Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Monday credited the bowlers for his team's nine-wicket victory over England in the first Test of the series here, saying that the spinners put in a lot of hard work on a wicket that did not offer much turn. After India scored 521-8...
  • MPs get dearer, going rate touches Rs 100 crore 20-07-2008 11:31 AM

    Galle: Sri Lankan captain Mahela Jayawardene steered his team out of trouble with a well compiled half century, his 43rd in Tests, as the hosts recovered well after New Zeland new ball bowlers’ wreaked havoc in the morning session. From 50 for 5, Jayawardene, along with Angelo Mathews, who also...
  • Jaya gets EC notice for 'hiding' property details 24-06-2008 03:56 PM

    New Delhi: The curtain-raiser to India’s domestic season, the Irani Trophy, will not be he held in Jaipur next month owing to tensions between the the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) and the Rajasthan Sports Council (RSC), Cricketnext has learned. The BCCI is expected to announce the replacement venue soon, with...
  • MPs not aware of HIV/AIDS 24-08-2006 01:24 PM

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