Washington [US], June 20 (ANI): US President Joe Biden plans to host Israel's president, Reuven Rivlin at the White House on June 28, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said on Saturday (local time).
Pune (Maharashtra) [India], June 20 (ANI): After a massive crowd gathered for the inauguration of the National Congress Party's (NCP) office in Pune amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Pravin Darekar, Leader of Opposition (LoP) in Maharashtra Legislative Council on Saturday demanded action against NCP leaders for flouting COVID protocol.
New Delhi [India], June 19 (ANI): Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla has said that the demand by some standing committee chairmen to hold meetings of standing committees virtually will be examined by the Rules Committee and noted that the existing rules state that proceedings of these panels should be held in private.
New Delhi [India], June 19 (ANI): Underlining the necessity of the Central Vista project in the national capital, Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla on Saturday said the current Parliament building had no scope of redevelopment.
New Delhi [India], June 19 (ANI): Congratulating Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla for completing two years in office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said he has ushered in a series of steps that have enriched parliamentary democracy and enhanced productivity, leading to the passage of many "historic" as well as pro-people legislations.
Quetta [Pakistan], June 19 (ANI): Lashing out over the incident of violence inside and outside the Balochistan Assembly, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari has said that the "visuals were highly unfortunate."
Quetta [Pakistan], June 19 (ANI): Clashes between Opposition lawmakers and supporters with police occurred at the Balochistan Assembly when police arrived at the assembly to open gates that were locked by Opposition parties during the budget session.
Balochistan [Pakistan], June 18 (ANI): Amid massive demonstrations by opposition lawmakers and their supporters, the budget session in Pakistan's Balochistan Assembly started on Friday a few hours later than the scheduled time.
Islamabad [Pakistan], June 18 (ANI): As Pakistan Minister for Energy Hammad Azhar on Friday responded to the opposition's severe criticism of the federal budget, Leader of the Opposition Shehbaz Sharif and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari staged a walkout from the National Assembly.