Legislative Assembly

Rajanikant Singh: New Deputy Speaker Of 16th Odisha Legislative Assembly

Bhubaneswar: Angul MLA Rajanikant Singh elected as the new Deputy Speaker of 16th Odisha Legislative Assembly today. Chief Minister Naveen Pattnaik proposed the name of Angul MLA Rajanikant as the Deputy Speaker and the proposal was also accepted by the Parliamentary Affairs Minister BK Aarukh. Since there was no other contestant for the coveted post […]

Read More

Odisha Assembly Session Begins Today

Bhubaneswar: The first session of the 16th Odisha Legislative Assembly will begin from today with the customary address by Governor Ganeshi Lal. The new Finance minister Niranjan Pujari will present the budget on June 28. The Appropriation Bill on the budget for the year2019-20 will be introduced in the Assembly on July 31. The budget […]

Triple Talaq Bill Tabled in Upper House

New Delhi: Today at 2 pm the The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2018 will be tabled in the Rajya Sabha, which got its accent two times from the Lower House. By February of this year, when the winner session will be there, if the bill will not get approval from the […]

All Set by LS to Ban Tripple Talaq

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha, today, will take up The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2018 for consideration and passing it. The Bill will be moved by Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad. The main aim of this bill is to protect the rights of married Muslim women and prohibiting arbitrary divorce […]

Congress Rising: BJP Castles Fall Down

New Delhi: Though counting for assembly elections in five  states are yet to be completed officially, the trends are clearly indicating a major setback for BJP. The counting in Rajasthan, Chhatishgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Telengana and Manipur were completed. Congress played well and gained complete majority in BJP-led states like Rajasthan, and Chhatishgarh. In MP also […]

Anubhav Patnaik Speaks at PRS Conference 2018

New Delhi: Young Odia legislator Anubhav Patnaik joined PRS Conference 2018 as a panelist here. He spoke on ‘Building Effective Legislature’ yesterday afternoon. Speaking at the conference, Patnaik stressed on his difficulties to meet expectations of constituents as a first time MLA. He spoke about his initiatives that helped him balance the difficulties with his constitutional mandate. The […]

Congress MLA Krushna Sagaria to Quit Odisha Assembly

Bhubaneswar: Congress MLA Krushna Chandra Sagaria has decided to resign from Odisha Legislative Assembly citing failure to provide justice to Kunduli gang rape victim. The Koraput MLA Sagaria called a press conference today to announce his decision. He will hand over his resignation to the Assembly Speaker Pradip Kumar Amat in November first week. Addressing the media […]