Parliament

Iraqi protesters storm parliament

July 28, 2022
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A large crowd of protesters forced its way into Iraq’s parliament building, demonstrating against government corruption and a prime minister candidate nominated ten months after the country’s last federal election. | Read more|

From 'Corrupt' To 'Jumlajeevi', Words Banned In Parliament

July 14, 2022
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'Jumlajeevi', 'baal buddhi', 'Covid spreader' and 'Snoopgate' have joined everyday expressions like 'ashamed', 'abused, 'betrayed', 'corrupt', 'drama', 'hypocrisy' and 'incompetent' in a list of words deemed unfit for parliament ahead of a new session starting Monday. | Read more|

Imran Khan Faces No-Trust Motion Today

March 25, 2022
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Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan faces his toughest challenge since coming to power in 2018 as opposition parties have set aside differences to oust him through a no-confidence vote. Parliament convenes this morning to start proceedings. | Read more|

Ukraine orders massive military expansion

February 2, 2022
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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has signed an order to expand the country’s military, including bolstering the ranks of its army by at least 100,000 soldiers over the next three years, prolonging service contracts, and boosting pay. | Read more|

PM Modi Discusses Strategy For Winter Session In Meet With Top Ministers

December 10, 2021
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday held a meeting with senior ministers in Parliament to discuss strategy for the ongoing winter session.Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Union Sports Minister Anurag Thakur, Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Piyush G | Read more|

Parliament Winter Session : Opposition Leaders Protest Against MPs' Suspension

December 1, 2021
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Twelve opposition MPs from Rajya Sabha have been suspended from parliament's Winter Session and the opposition has condemned the suspension, saying it is against the rules. The list of suspended MPs includes Shiv Sena's Priyanka Chaturvedi and Anil Desai, Trinamool Congress's Dola Sen and Shanta Chhetri CPM's Elamaram | Read more|