Hindustan Times, Shillong | By David Laitphlang
PUBLISHED ON NOV 12, 2020 12:07 AM IST
All 40 ruling MLAs voted against the no-confidence motion except the lone Khun Hynniewtrep National Awakening Movement (KHNAM) legislator, Adelbert Nongrum, who decided to neither support the government nor the opposition.
Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | By Venkatesha Babu
UPDATED ON SEP 26, 2020 12:19 AM IST
After a meeting of Congress legislature party, Siddaramaiah said that the BS Yediyurappa government had failed on all fronts and that is why the party has decided to move the no-confidence motion.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Aurangzeb Naqshbandi and Smriti Kak Ramachandran
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2020 12:21 AM IST
While the two farm bills were passed through a voice vote, the opposition claimed that the due process of allowing a detailed discussion on the bills was not followed.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2020 08:50 PM IST
12 Opposition parties have moved a no-confidence motion against Rajya Sabha deputy chairman Harivansh Narayan Singh
Hindustan Times, Jaipur/New Delhi | By Sachin Saini, Rakesh Goswami and Aurangzeb Naqshbandi, Jaipur/new Delhi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 14, 2020 04:41 AM IST
Speaker CP Joshi can use his discretion to decide whether to allow the government or the BJP motion — both seeking a floor test, according to analysts.
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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUN 18, 2020 08:53 PM IST
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Thane | By Megha Pol
UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2019 12:32 AM IST
A meeting was held at Matoshree on Tuesday in presence of Thane’s guardian minister Eknath Shinde, mayor, civic chief and few other Sena leaders to end the face-off.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 05, 2019 07:06 PM IST
BJP approached the Calcutta High Court alleging its previous order to ensure security for all councillors till the conduct of no-trust motion was not followed by the administration.
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2019 05:33 PM IST
Johnson’s plan to suspend parliament sent the pound south, while House of Commons speaker John Bercow called it a ‘constitutional outrage’.
Chennai | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2019 11:16 PM IST
Stalin spoke to reporters after adjournment of the first day of the assembly session, which will run until the end of July.
Hindustan Times, Chennai | By MC Rajan
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2019 05:48 PM IST
The session which commenced on Friday, will last till July end and the DMK is planning to raise several issues to put the AIADMK in the dock. The party has opposed the ‘One Nation One Ration Card’ scheme.
Hindustan Times, Patna | By Subhash Pathak
PUBLISHED ON JUN 26, 2019 11:25 AM IST
As many as 40 councillors voted against Vinay Kumar Pappu , who is also affiliated with the BJP, while seven ward councillors voted against the motion.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By Snigdhendu Bhattacharya
UPDATED ON MAY 17, 2020 07:07 PM IST
The joining of 56 councillors – 17 each of Halishahar and Kanchrapara municipalities, including chairman and vice-chairman, and 22 of Naihati municipality – effectively brings the civic bodies under BJP’s control.
Hindustan Times, Rae Bareli | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAY 18, 2019 03:34 AM IST
The member, Nirmala Devi, alleged that the aides of Awadesh and his brother MLC Dinesh Pratap Singh kept her in captivity between Monday night and Tuesday afternoon at the residence of the MLC in Rae Bareli.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Rohit K Singh
UPDATED ON MAY 16, 2019 05:10 PM IST
While the lawmaker apprehended a threat to her life from BJP leaders and sought security, Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra rushed to Rae Bareli and denounced the incident as an ‘attack on democracy’.
Hindustan Times, Rae Bareli/Lukhnow | By HT Correspondents
UPDATED ON MAY 17, 2019 06:57 PM IST
Aditi Singh, who is the daughter of Rae Bareli strongman and five-time MLA Akhilesh Singh, received minor injuries while two others accompanying her were severely injured as two four-wheelers of her motorcade toppled while trying to escape 15 masked assailants who reportedly opened fire at her convoy.
By HT Correspondents
UPDATED ON MAY 17, 2019 07:19 PM IST
Aditi Singh was injured when her vehicle overturned in Harchandpur area. She alleged that local Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders and Awadhesh Singh were behind the attack.
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2019 12:23 AM IST
Under Conservative party rules, May is immune from a leadership challenge until December, having won the last no-confidence vote in December 2018. But critics believe a no-confidence motion by the grassroots forum would add pressure on her to quit, instead of being pushed.
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 22, 2019 05:49 AM IST
The residents also threatened to boycott the ongoing elections if the authorities did not take cognisance of their issues pertaining to the maintenance of the residential complex.
Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Bengal bank board where ex-Trinamool MLA Arjun Singh was chairman dissolved
Kolkata | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON MAR 22, 2019 01:43 PM IST
The West Bengal government has dissolved the board of Bhatpara Naihati Cooperative Bank that had Trinamool Congress-MLA-turned-BJP-candidate Arjun Singh as its chairman. The government has put the 93-year-old organisation under an administrator.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Bhadra Sinha
UPDATED ON MAR 08, 2019 08:38 AM IST
The two-decade old verdict by a five-judge Constitution Bench had ruled that a lawmaker has protection under the Constitution from facing a criminal case despite accepting money to vote on the floor of the House.
By Mark Tully
UPDATED ON FEB 10, 2019 01:59 PM IST
British PM Theresa May demonstrated that sturdy refusal to budge she has become famous for. She wasn’t going to postpone Britain’s exit. She wasn’t going to agree to a second referendum.
Hindustan Times, Bengaluru | By Vikram Gopal
UPDATED ON FEB 08, 2019 11:21 AM IST
The 2019 budget for Karnataka is set to be read out amid protests by the BJP, whose legislators entered the well of the House for a second day, having ensured on Wednesday that governor Vajubhai Vala cut short his address to the joint sitting of both Houses.
Hindustan Times | By Prasun Sonwalkar
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2019 02:46 PM IST
The prime minister said she believes it was her duty to deliver on the British people’s instruction to leave the European Union.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 16, 2019 10:42 PM IST
Seeking fresh elections to resolve the Brexit imbroglio, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn pressed the no-confidence motion and insisted that May’s ‘zombie government’ is unable to govern after losing the Brexit vote
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2019 08:23 AM IST
Prime Minister Theresa May is likely to survive the no-confidence motion tabled by the Labour party on Wednesday and come up with Plan B by Monday.
UPDATED ON JAN 14, 2019 12:07 AM IST
Leading lights in the Brexit debate took to the news media on Sunday to reiterate their positions. Prime Minister May insisted in a column that failure to deliver Brexit would amount to “a catastrophic and unforgivable trust in our democracy”, urging support for the agreement.
Hindustan Times, London | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON DEC 18, 2018 06:03 PM IST
Facing the 100-day Brexit countdown, UK’s Theresa May government has allocated an extra £2 billion to departments to deal with the worst-case eventuality of leaving the EU without a deal, as parliamentary politics stayed in a logjam over the issue.
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2018 12:38 AM IST
Voting was scheduled for 6 pm local time and the results would be declared soon after voting ends at 8 pm.
Colombo | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON NOV 16, 2018 06:41 PM IST
The pro-Rajapaksa legislators also threw objects at Parliament Speaker Karu Jayasuriya, Daily Mirror reported.