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Congress leader PJ Kurien has been elected as the Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh moved the motion for the election of Kurien. In case of leave or absence of Chairman of Rajya Sabha (the Vice-President of India), Deputy Chaiman of Rajya Sabha acts as Presiding Officer of the House.
Topics: Deputy Chairman of the Rajya Sabha • Finance Ministers of India • Government of India • Harivansh Narayan Singh • Kurian • Legislatures • Manmohan Singh • Members of the Rajya Sabha • P. J. Kurien • Parliament of India • Rajya Sabha • Vice President of India
Hamid Ansari, who was nominated by the UPA for the Vice Presidential election, has emerged a winner again. He defeated BJP candidate Jaswant Singh.
Topics: Defence Ministers of India • Elections in India • Finance Ministers of India • Foreign relations of India • Government of India • Indian Muslims • Indian people • Indian presidential election • Indian vice-presidential election • Jaswant Singh • Mohammad Hamid Ansari
Professor of Economics Prithvi Nath Dhar (94), the first Principal Secretary of Indira Gandhi in 1970, passed away in New Delhi. He was the professor of Economics in the University of Delhi. He was the only person who had joined Prime Minister’s Office in the year 1970. He was on the team which accompanied Indira ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2012
FM Pranab Mukherjee submitted his resignation to Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh. Mukherjee, the UPA candidate for the Prez polls enjoys the support of the SP, the BSP, the JDU, the Shiv Sena, the CPI(M), Forward Block and some other parties. Mr Pranab Mukherjee will file nomination papers for the Presidential election on June 28, ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2012
Topics: Bengali Hindus • Bengali people • Finance Ministers of India • Government of India • India • Indian presidential election • Manmohan Singh • Members of the Lok Sabha • Mukherjee • P. A. Sangma • Pranab • Pranab Mukherjee
May 21, the death anniversary of ex-PM of India, Shri Rajiv Gandhi is also observed as Anti Terrorism Day all over the country. It was on May 21, 1991 that former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi fell to the designs of terrorists. Objective: Observe Death anniversary of ex-PM of India Mr. Rajiv Gandhi The Day is ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2012
PM Manmohan Singh established an Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) headed by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee for efficacious management to deal with drought like situation. The 11 member EGoM, will be. The EGoM is allowed to reassess the situation and take rapid and well-timed decisions on policy issues as well as other issues for effectual ..