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RS adjourned for 3rd time till 1500 hrs

New Delhi, Jan 3 (UNI) Opposition members led by the BSP continued to protest over the Pune violence in the Rajya Sabha, leading to the third adjournment on Wednesday --
the last till 1500 hrs.
Soon after the House met post-lunch, Mr Satish Chandra Misra of the Bahujan Samaj Party raised the issue of violent clashes in Pune on Tuesday.
He said, the attacks were in a "planned manner" and such incidents were happening in all BJP-ruled states.
Mr Mishra was joined by Congress and Trinamool Congress members who too wanted a discussion on the matter.
Deputy Chairman of the House P J Kurien said, "I have heard you (Mishra). You have raised the issue in the morning and the Chairman disposed it. I cannot take a decision."
"I will only take calling attention motion and allow me to take it," Mr Kurien said.
The Opposition then started raising anti-government slogans.
The Chair then adjourned the House till 1500 hrs.
Earlier the House was adjourned twice, the first time till 1200 hrs and the second till 1400 hrs.
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Only 4 pc productivity in Lok Sabha, 8 pc in Rajya Sabha

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06 Apr 2018 | 7:10 PM

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Student volunteers to help in community engagement

06 Apr 2018 | 3:52 PM

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Budget session of Lok Sabha ends

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06 Apr 2018 | 2:56 PM

New Delhi, Apr 6 (UNI) The second leg of the Budget session of the Lok Sabha concluded on Friday without conducting any major business with the House being adjourned sine die.

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RS adjourned sine die, Naidu voices concern on disruptions, rues missed opportunities for debate

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06 Apr 2018 | 2:55 PM

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