PARLIAMENTARY AWAAZ

Notification for six RS seat issued

NEW DELHI: (AMN) Notification for biennial election in six seats in Rajya Sabha from West Bengal has been issued Tuesday.

Speaker for further consultations on Women Bill

NEW DELHI: (AMN) An all party meeting on the Women’s Reservation Bill ended here with Lok Sabha Speaker Ms Meira Kumar saying that further consultations will continue to arrive at a consensus on the Bill.

Monsoon Session of Parliament from August 1

NEW DELHI: (AMN) The Monsoon Session of Parliament will begin from  August 1 and would last on September 8.

Speaker convenes all-party meet on Women Bill

NEW DELHI: (AMN) The Lok Sabha Speaker, Mrs.Meira Kumar has convened an all-party meeting on Wednesday to bring about a consensus on the long pending Women’s Reservation Bill ahead of the monsoon session of Parliament.

Speaker wants more work in Parliament

NEW DELHI: (AMN) Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar has advocated increasing the duration of session of the parliament to  carry out ever increasing business in the house.

Speaker cautious world

SEOUL: (AMN) Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar has asked the international community to remain vigilant and eliminate the safe havens and sanctuaries

Joshi re-appointed PAC chief

NEW DELHI: (AMN) The Senior BJP leader Dr. Murli Manohar Joshi, was Saturday re-appointed as chairperson of parliament’s Public Accounts Committee (PAC). His term ended yesterday. Dr. Joshi’s name was recommended by the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Speaker strengthens India’s ties with Maxico

MAXICO CITY: (AMN) Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar has further strengthened India’s relationship with Mexico during her three day visit to this country. She met the top leaders of the country and expressed..

Budget Session Ends

NEW DELHI: The Budget Session of Parliament  came to a close Friday. Both the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha have been adjourned sine die after completing the financial and important legislative businesses.

Rs 2,370-crore bonanza for MPs

NEW DELHI: (AMN) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has announced a Rs 2,370-crore bonanza for MPs by raising allocations under MPLAD scheme from Rs 2 crore to Rs 5 crore.

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SPORTS

Hockey World Cup: India loose to Netherlands 2-1 in quarter final

India fails to break the jinx, goes down 1-2,  out of World Cup Hockey India Harpal Singh Bedi / Bhuban ...

Hockey WC: Belgium upstage two time winner Germany 2-1 to book Semi final berth

  Harpal Singh Bedi / Bhubaneswar Playing with a clinical precision Belgium upstaged two time winner Ge ...

Time to resuscitate hockey in Pakistan: AHF CEO Ikram

  Harpal Singh Bedi / Bhubaneswar Bemoaning the fact that Hockey has lost its relevance in Pakistan ...

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MARQUEE

Major buildings in India go blue as part of UNICEF’s campaign on World Children’s Day

Our Correspondent / New Delhi Several monuments across India turned blue today Nov 20 – the World Children ...

US school students discuss ways to gun control

             Students  discuss strategies on legislation, communities, schools, and mental health and ...

CINEMA /TV/ ART

Malayalam, Ladakhi films win big at IFFI

By Utpal Borpujari / Panaji (Goa) Indian cinema scored big at the 49th International Film Festival of India ( ...

Bollywood playback singer Mohammad Aziz passes away

WEB DESK Well known Bollywood playback singer Mohammad Aziz passed away in Mumbai today. He was 64. The singe ...

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