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Narendra Modi inaugurates first PIO parliamentarian meet, says achievements of diaspora a point of pride for country
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Narendra Modi inaugurates first PIO parliamentarian meet, says achievements of diaspora a point of pride for country

Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke at the first 'PIO Parliamentarian Conference' on Tuesday at the Pravasi Bharatiya Kendra at Chanakyapuri.

Cyclone Ockhi: Lok Sabha MPs across party lines call for stronger coordination, probe
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Cyclone Ockhi: Lok Sabha MPs across party lines call for stronger coordination, probe

Cutting across party lines, members in Lok Sabha sought stronger coordination between various agencies to deal with cyclones and other natural disasters.

SC tells states to constitute special courts for cases against MPs, MLAs: This may not be a long-term solution
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SC tells states to constitute special courts for cases against MPs, MLAs: This may not be a long-term solution

The Supreme Court on Thursday gave the go ahead to constitute twelve fast track special courts to try offences against MPs and MLAs.

Will set up 12 special courts to try cases involving netas as accused, Centre tells Supreme Court
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Will set up 12 special courts to try cases involving netas as accused, Centre tells Supreme Court

At least 12 special courts would be set up to decide cases involving politicians as accused, the Centre on Tuesday told the Supreme Court.

Scotland Yard begins drone trial to support policing operations across London
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Scotland Yard begins drone trial to support policing operations across London

The drone can operate in adverse weather conditions as well as indoor areas, and can send footage and images back to officers at the scene in real-time.

JD(U) dismisses talks of rift within party; says Bihar MPs and MLAs stand with Nitish Kumar
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JD(U) dismisses talks of rift within party; says Bihar MPs and MLAs stand with Nitish Kumar

JD(U) spokesperson KC Tyagi said on Monday that there was no split in the party and that most MPs and MLAs are with Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

Narendra Modi tells BJP MPs to change working style to understand changing face of Indian politics
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Narendra Modi tells BJP MPs to change working style to understand changing face of Indian politics

Prime Minister Narendra Modi told a group of BJP parliamentarians that they have to change their style of functioning to understand the changing face of Indian politics.

Monsoon Session of Parliament: Varun Gandhi questions MPs salary hike, lack of debate over key bills
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Monsoon Session of Parliament: Varun Gandhi questions MPs salary hike, lack of debate over key bills

BJP MP Varun Gandhi on Tuesday questioned a host of practices in the Lok Sabha, including the lawmakers' power to hike their own salaries and pass crucial bills like the Aadhaar legislation without much debate.

Mamata Banerjee says Trinamool Congress to launch 'BJP Quit India' movement on 9 August
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Mamata Banerjee says Trinamool Congress to launch 'BJP Quit India' movement on 9 August

The Trinamool Congress is set to launch a three-week-long movement with the slogan "BJP Quit India", West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee announced in Kolkata.

Presidential Election 2017 results: 522 MPs vote for Ram Nath Kovind, 225 for Meira Kumar
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Presidential Election 2017 results: 522 MPs vote for Ram Nath Kovind, 225 for Meira Kumar

Returning office Anoop Mishra announced that Kovind got the votes of 522 MPs (3,69,576 vote value), while Kumar managed 225 votes (1,59,300 vote value) of members of Parliament.

Presidential Election 2017 results: NDA's Ram Nath Kovind headed for predictable victory
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Presidential Election 2017 results: NDA's Ram Nath Kovind headed for predictable victory

Kovind is expected to win the race for the top constitutional post given that the BJP and its allies have a majority in electoral college comprising MPs and MLAs of all states.

Presidential Election 2017: Counting of votes begins at 11 am, will decide fate of Ram Nath Kovind and Meira Kumar
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Presidential Election 2017: Counting of votes begins at 11 am, will decide fate of Ram Nath Kovind and Meira Kumar

Counting of the ballots cast in the 17 July presidential election will be taken up in New Delhi on Thursday to decide the fate of two contenders — the ruling NDA's candidate Ram Nath Kovind, who has a clear edge, and the combined Opposition nominee Meira Kumar.

Presidential Election 2017: 55 MPs to vote in state Assembly instead of Parliment says EC
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Presidential Election 2017: 55 MPs to vote in state Assembly instead of Parliment says EC

Yogi Adityanath and Manohar Parrikar are among 55 MPs who will vote in their state assemblies instead of Parliament House for the presidential election

Presidential Election 2017: Voters will use serial-numbered pens with violet ink to mark ballots
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Presidential Election 2017: Voters will use serial-numbered pens with violet ink to mark ballots

Specially serial-numbered pens with violet ink have been supplied by the Election Commission to ensure that only the writing instrument issued by it is used by voters to mark their votes on Monday.

Presidential Election 2017: Majority electorate to vote for polls are crorepatis, says ADR report
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Presidential Election 2017: Majority electorate to vote for polls are crorepatis, says ADR report

A majority of the MPs and MLAs who will vote in next week's presidential polls are crorepatis, accounting for 75 percent of the total votes, says a report.

Presidential Election 2017: Narendra Modi to address NDA MPs a day ahead of 17 July polls
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Presidential Election 2017: Narendra Modi to address NDA MPs a day ahead of 17 July polls

"Modi will address a meeting of NDA MPs on 16 July at 5 pm," Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Parliamentary Party secretary B. Kamarasu said in a letter addressed to all NDA MPs.

Presidential Election 2017: Meira Kumar visits Chennai, seeks support of Tamil Nadu MLAs, MPs
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Presidential Election 2017: Meira Kumar visits Chennai, seeks support of Tamil Nadu MLAs, MPs

The Presidential aspirant Meira Kumar greeted people with the traditional salutation in Tamil, saying "vanakkam."

Venkaiah Naidu files 4th set of nomination papers for Ram Nath Kovind
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Venkaiah Naidu files 4th set of nomination papers for Ram Nath Kovind

While Naidu was the proposer, YSR Congress Party's Mekapati Rajamohan Reddy seconded Kovind's fourth set of nomination papers.

Queen Elizabeth presents watered down list of proposed legislations for Theresa May's 'zombie government'
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Queen Elizabeth presents watered down list of proposed legislations for Theresa May's 'zombie government'

Prime Minister Theresa May, leading a so-called "zombie" government after a disastrous election, on Wednesday unveiled a diluted programme of action that included the mammoth legislation needed to take Britain out of the EU.

Amit Shah: Congress MPs, MLAs were 'inaccessible' to people, BJP brought in 'institutional change'
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Amit Shah: Congress MPs, MLAs were 'inaccessible' to people, BJP brought in 'institutional change'

BJP chief Amit Shah Congress MPs and MLAs were inaccessible, while BJP brought in an "institutional change" in the way elected representatives engage with the masses.