Lok Sabha

New Delhi: The recently appointed AAP West Delhi Lok Sabha in-charge Rajpal Solanki was admitted to a hospital here after he had a “minor heart attack”, a statement said on Thursday. Solanki suffered from a heart attack on Tuesday night, of which he informed Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) supremo Arvind Kejriwal through a letter. ALSO READ: Delhi …

Lucknow: If you thought the 2019 Lok Sabha elections would be fought by politicians on issues concerning the common citizen, think again! For, the politically-crucial state of Uttar Pradesh, with a population of 220 million people, is all set to see a keen contest of affection for Hindu gods in the mother of all battles in …

Lucknow: Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Shivpal Singh Yadav, who has revolted against his nephew and party chief Akhilesh Yadav to float “Samajwadi Secular Front”, announced on Friday that his new outfit will contest all the 80 Lok Sabha seats in the 2019 general elections. Talking to reporters after meeting his supporters and party workers in Baghpat …

Ranchi: Accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of pushing the country towards Emergency, RJD leader Lalu Prasad on Wednesday alleged that the government had a plan to jail all non-BJP leaders before the next Lok Sabha election. Arriving here by a private flight to surrender before a court, the former Bihar Chief Minister came down heavily on …

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that discussions on simultaneous polls to the Lok Sabha and state Assemblies are a “healthy sign” for democracy. Addressing the 47th edition of his monthly radio programme “Mann Ki Baat”, the Prime Minister expressed solidarity with Kerala, where over 400 people have died in devastating floods. Modi …

New Delhi: Indian lawyer, politician, and parliamentarian, Somnath Chatterjee was a longtime senior official in the Communist Party of India CPI(M). He served 10 terms in the Lok Sabha between 1971 and 2009, the last of which (2004–09) was as its speaker. EARLY LIFE Somnath Chatterjee was born in Assam state but he grew up …

Kolkata: Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee died here on Monday at a private clinic following a cardiac arrest and prolonged illness, nursing home sources said. He was 89. “He died at 8.15 a.m.,” Bellevue Clinic CEO Pradip Tondon told IANS. Chatterjee was critical following the heart attack he suffered on Sunday. He was also suffering …

New Delhi: The Triple talaq bill to be tabled in Rajya Sabha on the last day of Monsoon session. If the bill get clearance in the Upper House it will again have to go back to Lok Sabha for the approval of the amendments. Law Minister Ravi Shankar stated, “The Union Cabinet has approved three …