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Madhya Pradesh polls: BJP leaders Narendra Singh Tomar, Vinay Sahasrabuddhe meet Sumitra Mahajan to discuss ticket distribution
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Madhya Pradesh polls: BJP leaders Narendra Singh Tomar, Vinay Sahasrabuddhe meet Sumitra Mahajan to discuss ticket distribution

BJP sources have said the ticket distribution for seats in Indore were getting delayed due to a reported tussle between Sumitra Mahajan and BJP general secretary and Mhow MLA Kailash Vijayvargiya.

UN must support India's leadership on climate change, development efforts, says Antonio Guterres in Delhi
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UN must support India's leadership on climate change, development efforts, says Antonio Guterres in Delhi

UN chief Antonio Guterres will also to speak at closing session of the Mahatma Gandhi International Sanitation Conference with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Sumitra Mahajan asks if reservations will bring welfare to the country, says Ambedkar introduced them for ten years
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Sumitra Mahajan asks if reservations will bring welfare to the country, says Ambedkar introduced them for ten years

Sumitra Mahajan stressed that there should be a debate, discussion and also dissent, if required, on each and every issue, but ultimately the decision should be taken in national interest.

Antonio Guterres to visit India in October: UN chief to participate in Gandhi Jayanti celebrations; will meet PM, President, EAM
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Antonio Guterres to visit India in October: UN chief to participate in Gandhi Jayanti celebrations; will meet PM, President, EAM

On 1 October, UN chief Antonio Guterres will formally open the new UN House in New Delhi, and on 2 October he will participate in the closing session of the Mahatma Gandhi International Sanitation Convention.

LK Advani to chair Lok Sabha ethics panel again; committee examines complaints of conduct in Parliament
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LK Advani to chair Lok Sabha ethics panel again; committee examines complaints of conduct in Parliament

According to Lok Sabha bulletin, Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank will head the Committee on Government Assurances

Venkaiah Naidu seeks unity among MPs on issues of national importance, calls for end to discrimination against women
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Venkaiah Naidu seeks unity among MPs on issues of national importance, calls for end to discrimination against women

Venkaiah Naidu said that the election petitions and criminal cases against political leaders needed to be disposed of within a reasonable time frame by constituting.

'If someone calls for discipline, he is branded autocratic', Narendra Modi remarks at Venkaiah Naidu's book launch
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'If someone calls for discipline, he is branded autocratic', Narendra Modi remarks at Venkaiah Naidu's book launch

The 245-page book titled "Moving on…Moving forward: A year in office" brings out Venkaiah Naidu's "mission of engagement" on four key issues with various stakeholders across the country and its alignment with the mission of a new India in the making

Parliament Monsoon Session: Congress creates ruckus in Lok Sabha over demands to probe Rafale deal, forces adjournment of House
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Parliament Monsoon Session: Congress creates ruckus in Lok Sabha over demands to probe Rafale deal, forces adjournment of House

Congress members on Thursday created uproarious scenes in the Lok Sabha demanding a probe into the Rafale fighter aircraft deal by a Joint Parliamentary Committee, forcing an adjournment of the proceedings.

Karunanidhi passes away: Both Houses of Parliament adjourn for the day after paying respect to 'leader of masses'
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Karunanidhi passes away: Both Houses of Parliament adjourn for the day after paying respect to 'leader of masses'

As soon as the Lok Sabha met for the day, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan informed members of the demise of Karunanidhi (94). Describing him as a "visionary" and a "leader of the masses", she said he spread his political philosophy through screenwriting and produced some of the best hits in Tamil cinema.

Parliament Monsoon Session: TDP demands release of funds for Andhra Pradesh in Lok Sabha
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Parliament Monsoon Session: TDP demands release of funds for Andhra Pradesh in Lok Sabha

TDP members on Monday brought placards in the Lok Sabha to protest the Centre's alleged withdrawal of funds for Andhra Pradesh.

Lok Sabha pays homage to atomic bomb victims of Hiroshima, Nagasaki; calls for abolishing of weapons of mass destruction
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Lok Sabha pays homage to atomic bomb victims of Hiroshima, Nagasaki; calls for abolishing of weapons of mass destruction

Lok Sabha paid homage to the victims of atomic bombing in Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Speaker Sumitra Mahajan called for the elimination of weapons of mass destruction

Narendra Modi says country loses most due to disruptions in Parliament as MPs don't get to speak
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Narendra Modi says country loses most due to disruptions in Parliament as MPs don't get to speak

The prime minister was speaking at an event at the Central Hall of Parliament to confer the best parliamentarian awards for the years 2014 to 2017.

LS speaker Sumitra Mahajan says privilege notices against PM, defence minister being considered
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LS speaker Sumitra Mahajan says privilege notices against PM, defence minister being considered

The notices were submitted by the Congress charging the two leaders with allegedly misleading the House on the Rafale deal issue during the debate on the no-confidence motion on 20 July.

SC dissatisfied with Centre's lack of action for Lokpal search committee, asks for fresh affidavit with relevant details
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SC dissatisfied with Centre's lack of action for Lokpal search committee, asks for fresh affidavit with relevant details

The Supreme Court on Tuesday expressed dissatisfaction over the Centre's response on the appointment of search committee members for a Lokpal.

Monsoon Session of Parliament Day 4: Venkaiah Naidu briefly halts telecast of RS proceedings; Congress accuses officer of spying in LS
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Monsoon Session of Parliament Day 4: Venkaiah Naidu briefly halts telecast of RS proceedings; Congress accuses officer of spying in LS

The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) forced a pre-noon adjournment of proceedings in the Rajya Sabha after its members trooped into the well of the House over their demand for special category status for Andhra Pradesh.

Speaker Sumitra Majahan to examine notice for a privilege motion against Rahul Gandhi moved by BJP members
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Speaker Sumitra Majahan to examine notice for a privilege motion against Rahul Gandhi moved by BJP members

Four BJP members have submitted the privilege notice against Rahul Gandhi accusing him of "misleading" Parliament by making "false" allegations against prime minister Narendra Modi and defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman.

No-confidence motion in Parliament: Rahul Gandhi's 'bhukamps' and Richter Scale-breaking hug with Narendra Modi
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No-confidence motion in Parliament: Rahul Gandhi's 'bhukamps' and Richter Scale-breaking hug with Narendra Modi

Rahul Gandhi on Friday attacked the Narendra Modi government and the prime minister himself while speaking in The Parliament in favour of the No Confidence Motion moved by the opposition parties including the Congress and the TDP against the NDA government.

TDP's Jayadev Galla opens debate on no-confidence motion, marks a series of firsts in Parliament
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TDP's Jayadev Galla opens debate on no-confidence motion, marks a series of firsts in Parliament

Jayadev Galla does not belong to the ranks of a stereotypical Indian politician. He is a businessman, an industrialist and has spent the better part of his life in the US

No-confidence motion in Parliament: Congress says time allotted to Opposition inadequate, calls Sumitra Mahajan 'unfair'
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No-confidence motion in Parliament: Congress says time allotted to Opposition inadequate, calls Sumitra Mahajan 'unfair'

Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge said that the time allotted for Opposition in the no-confidence motion debate, was inadequate. He said that Speaker Sumitra Mahajan was being "unfair"

Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore denies to comment on Athletics Federation of India's tweet on Hima Das' English-speaking skills
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Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore denies to comment on Athletics Federation of India's tweet on Hima Das' English-speaking skills

The AFI had last week put its foot in the mouth when it referred to Das' "not so fluent English" after her blazing run, attracting the ire of fans which forced the governing body to issue an apology in chaste Hindi.