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Nov 21, 2018
Odisha House passes resolution proposing 33% reservation for women in Parliament, state assembliesThe resolution, moved by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, was passed by a voice vote after a debate in the House on Tuesday night. Members of the ruling BJD, opposition Congress and BJP supported the resolution
Dec 17, 2017
Venkaiah Naidu bats for Women's Reservation Bill, says 50 percent quota will help societyVice-President M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday called on all states to back a bill that gives women reservation in state legislatures and both houses of Parliament.
Dec 10, 2017
Prakash Karat attacks Congress on Babri Masjid issue, calls secularism of party 'weak'In an apparent reference to the demolition of the Babri Masjid in Ayodhya in 1992, senior CPM leader Prakash Karat on Sunday claimed the then PV Narasimha Rao government had decided against stopping the vandalism.
May 07, 2017
Narendra Modi's stance on triple talaq 'communal', says Sitaram YechuryTerming Prime Minister Narendra Modi's stand on 'triple talaq' as "communal campaign" CPI-M leader Sitaram Yechury on Sunday questioned his alleged silence on impediments to widows' remarriage in other religions.
Sep 22, 2016
Kohima Village Council warns Nagaland govt not to reserve seats for women in civic bodiesThe resistance comes at a time when Kohima, the capital city of Nagaland, is ready for a facelift under the smart city initiative taken by the central government.