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Upper House News

Maha Council adjourned, Govt objects to Opposition's "nautanki" barb

The house was adjourned for ten minutes after Munde demanded a discussion on the loss faced by cotton growers of Vidarbha, Marathwada and Northern Maharashtra due to attacks on their crops by bollworms.

BSP stages walkout in Upper House

BSP also presented a letter of Board Secretary S D Shukla by which Yadav was relieved from his services on February 18 even though his term was ending in April.


Government’s burden

It can’t shift the onus of running the House on the Opposition. Or shirk responsibility of finding a way out

Maharashtra BJP yet to find candidate for Council poll

Dhananjay,while joining the NCP,had stated that he would serve the party in whatever capacity he is asked to.

Ansari clarifies: 'Anarchists remark not aimed at anyone'

Ansari clarified that he used the expression not as an allegation against anybody

Under The world: Avowedly grateful

Oath-taking ceremonies in the Maharashtra legislature can be drab affairs with little to note.


RS for retired people,hope Sachin is not bored: Hema Malini

The cricketer has been nominated to the Upper House along with Bollywood diva Rekha and industrialist Anu Aga.

House Shift

Come March 30,with new faces,equations,Rajya Sabha will be a changed House

MLA voted for NC under duress: Panthers Party

A party release said that party MLA Yash Pal Kundal,in defiance of the whip,voted for the NC-Cong ruling coalition as he faced threat to his life.

Congress,NC to contest against each other in J&K

Congress and NC are contesting against each other on one of the seats of legislative council with NC contesting on six seats while Congress will contest on five other seats of the upper house.