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UP Assembly


Need to increase women representation in UP Assembly, Council, says Kovind

June 07, 2022 3:07 am

Kovind reminded how Uttar Pradesh had once created history by having first women chief minister – Sucheta Kripalani -- in Independent India.

In UP Assembly, a wave of rangeen topis & political identities

May 24, 2022 9:39 am

While members of the Samajwadi Party (SP) donning red caps in the Assembly was not a new thing, what was certainly new was BJP legislators wearing saffron topis this time.

Stormy start, SP protests Governor’s speech

May 24, 2022 3:06 am

Carrying placards against the BJP government on issues of price rise, farmers, unemployment, law and order among others, the SP members shouted “Go back, Governor” slogan, and kept shouting and hooting even as Patel continued her speech for an hour and 15 minutes.

Adityanath tells MLAs: Don’t run from use of technology

May 21, 2022 5:53 am

Meanwhile, while inaugurating the orientation programme, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla expressed concern over the “deteriorating dignity” of the legislative houses because of “ruckus, slogan raising and showing of placards.”

Uttar Pradesh Monsoon Session from August 17: Opposition set to corner govt on Covid and security

August 14, 2021 6:08 am

Sources said an all-party meeting would take place on August 16 (Monday), a day before the start of the session, which is expected to continue till August 24.

In UP assembly: Who withdrew most criminal cases against politicians? BJP govt, Oppn trade charges

March 03, 2021 12:59 pm

The ruling party members claimed to have withdrawn 670 “less serious” cases against politicians and others in “public interest”.

UP Assembly passes bill on religious conversion amid din

February 24, 2021 9:37 pm

The Uttar Pradesh Prohibition of Unlawful Conversion of Religion Bill, 2021 seeks to replace the ordinance promulgated in November last year that provides for imprisonment up to 10 years and a maximum fine of Rs 50,000 for violators.

UP Assembly Monsoon Session: Recovery of Damages Bill among 27 passed without discussion

August 23, 2020 3:21 am

The Opposition’s protests forced the Speaker to adjourn the brief monsoon session sine die. The session had started on Thursday, and was scheduled to end on Monday.

Day after protest over not being allowed to raise issue, Loni MLA expresses regret

December 19, 2019 5:36 am

“I regret the situation created in the Assembly because of me yesterday... I am a disciplined worker of BJP,” he said, adding that all he wanted was to raise issues of his constituency.

UP plans special Assembly session to celebrate India’s Constitution Day

November 06, 2019 3:02 am

The last time the state government recommended a special session was to mark Gandhi Jayanti.