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In Assembly, BJP, PDP on a collision course over AFSPA

One of the agitating members even carried a placard saying 'Big No - AFSPA’.

Bill to rename Pune varsity passed in Council

The Maharashtra University Amendment Bill 2013 was earlier passed by the Legislative Assembly.


Kejriwal to hold demonstration for dissolution of Assembly

The Delhi assembly is in abeyance ever since the resignation of Arvind Kejriwal in February this year.

MLAs, MLCs have assets, properties but yet not on paper

Only three members in both Houses combined have declared assets this fiscal.

Drought: Rs 9,000-cr demand raised in House

The discussion on drought in the state legislature witnessed member from the ruling parties as as well as opposition slamming administrative lapses and corruption in implementation of relief and rehabilitation schemes.

State hands over Bhandara ‘rape case’ to CBI

Home minister R R Patil told the legislative Assembly Monday the state had decided to hand over the Bhandara rape and murder case to CBI.


Finance dept to seek funds through ordinance route

Officials in the Finance department said there was enough money to pay salaries and meet other expenditure in March.

Mamata’s hint: Next government will ease loan burden

Banerjee exuded confidence that the next government in Delhi would allow her state to restructure its loan repayment schedule.

Digvijaya Singh holds discussions with leaders on AP bifurcation

AP Assembly has been given six weeks' time to take a call on the state reorganisation bill.

J&K committee issues summons to V K Singh

General Singh had purportedly stated that the Army had also been paying other politicians for particular jobs in the Valley.