Monthly Archives: June 2009

NCP leader Patil sent to 7 days CBI custody

Minor incidents of violence were reported from Osmanabad, the Lok Sabha constituency of NCP leader Padamsinh Patil, after he was arrested by CBI  in connection with Pawanraje Nimbalkar murder case.. Nimbalkar and his driver were shot dead in a car … Continue reading

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Lok Sabha : 10 members nominated on the Panel of Chairmen

Former Deputy Speaker M. Thambidurai and the former Speakers of the Jharkhand and the Goa Assemblies, Inder Singh Namdhari and Francisco Sardinha, are among the 10 members nominated on the Panel of Chairmen by Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar on … Continue reading

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Sharad Yadav threatens suicide if Parliament passes Women’s bill

Adopting an aggressive stand in his opposition to the Women’s Reservation Bill, Janata Dal-United (JD-U) chief Sharad Yadav threatened he would “consume poison” in parliament if it was passed in its present form. Continue reading

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India Elections : BJP will support the government on issues of national importance

Main opposition BJP today said it will support the government on issues of national importance like right to food for the poor, high economic growth, internal security and the Women’s Reservation Bill. “On the issues that are in the national … Continue reading

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India Elections : President address the Joint Session of 15th Lok Sabha

Following is the text of the President of India, Smt. Pratibha Devisingh Patil’s address to the Joint Session of 15th Lok Sabha. Continue reading

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India Elections : Seven former Chief Ministers took oath

Seven former Chief Ministers — of Karnataka, Jharkhand and Delhi took oath as members of the 15th Lok Sabha. Delhi’s first woman Chief Minister Sushma Swaraj, who won the just-concluded election from Vidisha in Madhya Pradesh, took oath in Sanskrit. … Continue reading

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