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SC's observations on LoP have vindicated our stand Congress

Aug 22, 2014

SC's observations on LoP have vindicated our stand Congress

Latching on to Supreme Court's observations on Leader of Opposition issue, Congress on Friday said it "vindicates" the party's stand and alleged that the Speaker's decision to deny the LoP status to it in Lok Sabha appeared "coloured by BJP's partisan agenda". #Lokpal #India #Congress #Supreme Court #Lok Sabha #parliament #Anand Sharma
Supreme Court pulls up Modi govt on leader of Opposition issue

Aug 22, 2014

Supreme Court pulls up Modi govt on leader of Opposition issue

The Supreme Court on Friday questioned the status of Leader of Opposition (LoP) post in the Lok Sabha, asking why there is no LoP in Parliament. #Lokpal #India #New Delhi #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Chief Justice of India #Judiciary #parliament #Apex Court #Leader of Opposition #Justice RM Lodha
Govt to introduce anti-hijack bill in next session of Parliament

Aug 20, 2014

Govt to introduce anti-hijack bill in next session of Parliament

A bill to award death penalty to hijackers and give the right to security forces to shoot down an aircraft which may be used as a missile is likely to be brought in Parliament in the next session. #India #P. Chidambaram #Rajya Sabha #NewsTracker #parliament #Ashok Gajapathi Raju #Anti-Hijacking Bill
Sharif, other Pakistan lawmakers meet despite massive protests

Aug 20, 2014

Sharif, other Pakistan lawmakers meet despite massive protests

Pakistani lawmakers met Wednesday as tens of thousands of protesters thronged outside the assembly calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif over alleged voting fraud. #World #Pakistan #NewsTracker #Nawaz Sharif #parliament #Pakistan lawmakers
Protesters demanding Sharif's resignation besiege Pakistan's Parliament building

Aug 20, 2014

Protesters demanding Sharif's resignation besiege Pakistan's Parliament building

Thousands of anti-government protesters demanding resignation of Prime Minister NawazSharif today besieged the parliament building of Pakistan, trapping dozens of lawmakers inside. #Pakistan #NewsTracker #Nawaz Sharif #Pak #Parliament building #besiege

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Why no opposition will be strong enough for Modi in Lok Sabha

May 17, 2014

Why no opposition will be strong enough for Modi in Lok Sabha

More interestingly, the 55 or so seats that the allies bring to the National Democratic Alliance give Modi leverage inside the BJP. He can afford to alienate or push away those elements inimical to him or his policies. #HowThisWorks #Sonia Gandhi #Manmohan Singh #BJP #Narendra Modi #Rahul Gandhi #Lok Sabha #parliament #policies #Lok Sabha Election Results 2014
377 verdict: Gay sex against nature? Look around, get a life

Dec 12, 2013

377 verdict: Gay sex against nature? Look around, get a life

Clearly, homosexuality is as natural as anything observed in nature and not an individual "lifestyle" choice. But a lot of us demand human conduct to be far above bestial standards. #HowThisWorks #India #Supreme Court #parliament #Animals #LGBT rights #Section 377 #Nature #criminalising homosexuality #Amazonian river dolphin

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377 verdict: Gay sex against nature? Look around, get a life

Aug 19, 2014

A 'no' vote breaks tradition in usually unanimous Cuban parliament _ and it's cast by a Castro

Yet another revolutionary tradition has been broken in Cuba: A lawmaker voted "no" in parliament... #Cuba #Havana
377 verdict: Gay sex against nature? Look around, get a life

Aug 22, 2014

‘Doctor Who’ Just Crash-Landed The TARDIS In London

PICS: Peter Capaldi and his "Doctor Who" TARDIS have crash-landed in London's Parliament Square... #London #Peter Capaldi
377 verdict: Gay sex against nature? Look around, get a life

Aug 18, 2014

Imran Khan's party quits parliament in Pakistan election protest

A leading opposition party resigned from Pakistan's parliament on Monday in protest against election results last year that handed a sweeping victory to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif... #Pakistan #Nawaz Sharif