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The Himachal Pradesh Regulation of Salaries and Allowances of Different Categories in Certain Exigencies Bill replaces the ordinance promulgated by the governor on April 11.
Updated on Sep 11, 2020 11:47 PM IST
At Congress’ parliament strategy meeting, Opposition decides to put up joint candidate for deputy Rajya Sabha chairman
The deputy speaker presides over the Lok Sabha when the speaker is absent from house. In the current Lok Sabha, in the absence of speaker Om Birla, members of a panel of chairpersons preside over the House.
Updated on Sep 08, 2020 08:36 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
Haryana Speaker Gian Chand Gupta tests positive for Covid-19 two days before assembly session begins
CORONA SHADOW Six Vidhan Sabha employees, including Gupta’s political aide, had tested positive for coronavirus infection on Sunday; deputy speaker to preside over monsoon session that starts on August 26
Updated on Aug 24, 2020 02:53 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh |HT Correspondent
Lau Sang or Charlie Peng, who is accused in a ₹1,000 crore hawala racket, allegedly bribed some Tibetan monks living in Majnu-Ka-Tila, a Tibetan settlement in Delhi, to gather information on the Dalai Lama and his close aides
Updated on Aug 17, 2020 11:26 PM IST
Hindustan Times/Dharamshala | Naresh K Thakur, Dharamshala
The resolution was proposed by leader of opposition (LoP) Harpal Singh Cheema against the Delhi violence and forces operating with ‘Godse mindset’.
Updated on Mar 02, 2020 10:12 PM IST
Published on Feb 09, 2020 10:40 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Patiala | HT Correspondent, Patiala
Aminul Haque Laskar was elected Deputy Speaker unopposed after opposition parties including Congress and AlUDF did not name any candidate for the post which had become vacant after Kripanath Mallah of the BJP won the Karimganj Lok Sabha seat.
Updated on Jul 31, 2019 04:26 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Guwahati | Utpal Parashar
The 62-year-old accepted the party’s membership from Gurugram BJP president Bhupinder Chauhan.
Published on Jul 14, 2019 01:59 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | HT Correspondent
A BJD leader said Patnaik is scheduled to meet Modi on June 10. “It would be a courtesy call. Patnaik may raise some issues related to Odisha.
Updated on Jun 10, 2019 07:44 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Saubhadra Chatterji
“This (deputy Speaker post) is not our demand, it is our natural claim and right, this post must be given to Shiv Sena,” party leader Sanjay Raut said, according to ANI.
Updated on Jun 06, 2019 12:35 PM IST
New Delhi |HT Correspondent
My victory will pave way for Punjab’s political transformation, says former deputy speaker Bir Devinder Singh
Capt Amarinder Singh’s bete noire, he has already hit the ground and started active campaigning on a confident note. HT spoke to the two-time MLA about his future aspirations.
Updated on Apr 18, 2019 10:58 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | Gurpreet Singh Nibber
Voting in all the 39 constituencies in Tamil Nadu will be held during the second round of seven-phased Lok Sabha election 2019 on April 18. The results will be declared on May 23.
Updated on Apr 15, 2019 09:24 AM IST
New Delhi | HT Correspondent
Lok Sabha elections 2019| ‘It is a 24-hour job’, Goa Speaker says as two MGP MLAs merge with BJP at 1:45 am
As Deputy Speaker, who is the officiating Speaker of the state assembly, Lobo oversaw the merger. Pramod Sawant, who served as Speaker from 2017 till last week, quit the post to be sworn in as Chief Minister on March 19
Updated on Mar 27, 2019 05:15 AM IST
Panaji |Indo Asian News Service
As many as 727 questions have been asked by MLAs to the Congress government to answer during the state assembly’s budget session beginning Monday, after its two months of rule, as per state assembly speaker NP Prajapati.
Updated on Feb 17, 2019 07:27 PM IST
45-year-old food vendor dies under mysterious circumstances in Mangolpuri, family alleges police brutality
On Saturday, Virender’s wife alleged that he was thrashed by police officials inside the station which led to his death.
Updated on Feb 10, 2019 07:51 PM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India
The treasury benches put forward four resolutions proposing the name of Kawre and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) a fifth proposing Jagdish Devda
Updated on Jan 11, 2019 07:22 AM IST
For the post of deputy speaker, the ruling party has fielded Hina Kawre, MLA from Lanji, Balaghat district, and BJP has nominated Jagdish Devra, MLA from Malhargarh, Mandsaur district.
Updated on Jan 10, 2019 11:57 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Bhopal | Punya Priya Mitra
With just two days left in the winter session, the speaker could consider a request from All India Anna Dravidra Munnetra Kazagham (AIADMK) leader and Lok Sabha deputy speaker M Thambidurai who on Friday urged her to revoke the suspension with a condition that they will not disrupt the proceedings again.
Updated on Jan 04, 2019 10:37 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
The four major communities of Rajasthan — Rajput, Jats, Meenas, and Gujjar — voted in a mixed manner in the 2018 assembly election, which saw the BJP concede defeat, and the Congress return to power after five years.
Updated on Dec 12, 2018 10:40 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Jaipur | Sachin Saini
The rebel group led by Bholath legislator Sukhpal Khaira expressed strong displeasure over the change in seating arrangement that pushed them to the back rows in the House.
Updated on Aug 25, 2018 09:05 AM IST