Tag: Parliament

Turkey detains two over attack on parliament guard

Ankara:Turkish authorities detained two alleged left-wing militants who attacked a parliament security officer with a razor-like object in Ankara, the…

UK Parliament to vote on Brexit deal again in June

London [UK]: Having rejected UK Prime Minister Theresa May' Brexit deal thrice already, the British Parliament will vote on an…

UK Parliament to vote on Brexit deal again in June

London [UK]: Having rejected UK Prime Minister Theresa May' Brexit deal thrice already, the British Parliament will vote on an…

Concerned over minority persecution, EU threatens to suspend all subsidies to Pak

Brussels [Belgium]: Expressing its concern over "persecution of religious minorities" in Pakistan, the European Union (EU) has threatened to suspend…

UK becomes first parliament to declare climate emergency

London: Britain's opposition Labour Party on Wednesday called for "real action" after parliament became the first in the world to…

Iraq parliament to host regional rivals in Baghdad

Baghdad: Iraq will host senior officials from neighbouring countries including regional arch-rivals Saudi Arabia and Iran on Saturday, as it…

Egypt parliament to vote on extending Sisi rule

Cairo: Egypt's parliament, packed with loyalists of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, is to vote Tuesday on changes to the constitution…

Third Parliamentary polls underway in the Maldives

Male: Voting for the 87-member Maldives Parliament is underway in the island nation, with a total of 386 candidates from…

“We need more like him in Parliament”: Bollywood actress extends support to Kanhaiya Kumar

Bollywood actress Swara Bhaskar who is best known for her supporting work in mainstream productions and starring roles in independent…

Islam zinda hota hai har Karbala ke baad: NZ parliament session begins with recitation of Holy Quran

Following the deadly attack in Christchurch on the Muslim community by a far-right terrorist, the first Parliament session in New…

Air Force Pilot Abhinandan will be released tomorrow, says Pak PM Imran Khan

Indian Air Force pilot Abhinandan Varthaman who was captured by Pakistan's Army will be released tomorrow as a "goodwill gesture",…

Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram officials to appear before Parliamentary Committee on IT

New Delhi: Amid growing concerns over misuse of social media, the Parliamentary Committee on Information Technology will hear the officials…

Country hurt and aggrieved, committed to fight terrorism: Narendra Tomar

New Delhi: Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Narendra Singh Tomar said that the country is firmly committed to fighting a…

Pakistan’s main backer on Kashmir in UK accused of having sex with vulnerable women

London: Pakistan’s main political backer in the UK, Lord Nazir Ahmed, has been accused of having sex with women who…

Egypt parliament votes to extend Sisi presidency

Cairo:Egypt's parliament on Thursday gave preliminary approval to constitutional changes that would allow President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to stay in…

CAG: 17.08% of money was saved on India-specific enhancements in contract for 36 Rafale planes

New Delhi: Compared to the deal for procurement of 126 fighter aircraft, India managed to save 17.08 per cent of…

President Kovind unveils life-size portrait of Vajpayee at Parliament

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday unveiled the life-size portrait of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at…

Will support alliance that approves special category status for AP : Jagan Mohan Reddy

Kadapa: Andhra Pradesh Leader of Opposition Jagan Mohan Reddy said that he will support the alliance that approves the Special…

Jagan stresses special status for Andhra

Tirupati: Predicting a hung Parliament, YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) President Y. S. Jaganmohan Reddy on Wednesday announced that whichever alliance…

Vajpayee’s portrait to be installed in Parliament on February 12

New Delhi: A life-size portrait of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee will be installed in the Central Hall of…