K'Taka Assembly Session Underway With Protem Speaker RV Deshpande
After forming the State Government in Karnataka, the Indian National Congress started its first K'taka Assembly Session. As of now, there is no finalisation of the Assembly Speaker, therefore RV Deshpande has been named as protem speaker of the Assembly. State Governor Thawarchand Gehlot administered the oath to Deshpande to hold the Assembly, which will be held til May 24. The Session started two-days after Siddaramaiah took oath as CM.
Tags: RV Deshpande, Karnataka Politics, Congress, speaker, Assembly Speaker
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa Will Resign On July 13 Amid Worst Economic Crisis
Sri Lanka Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena confirmed the whereabouts of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and said, he has left the island and is in a nearby country. On July 11, he added that the President will be back by July 13. Meanwhile, Rajapaksa has officially conveyed to PM Ranil Wickremesinghe that he will resign on July 13 as previously announced. Notably, the resignation of Rajapaksa came amid worst economic-crisis in Sri-Lanka.
Tags: Economic crisis, Sri Lanka, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Resignation, speaker
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
Do Not Proceed WIth Disqualification Of Shiv Sena MLAs, Says SC To Maha Speaker
During a hearing, the Supreme Court (SC) asked the newly-elected Maharashtra Assembly speaker not to proceed with the plea seeking disqualification of MLAs. Notably, the Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena faction demanded disqualification of the rebel MLAs, who supported Eknath Shinde. However, the Top Court bench comprising Chief Justice NV Ramana and Justices Krishna Murari and Hima Kohli took note, directing to stop proceedings, until matter… read-more
Tags: Supreme Court, Shiv Sena, MLAs, Disqualification, speaker
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
Apple May Introduce A New HomePod Smart Speaker In Early 2023: Kuo
Apple is planning to release a new HomePod smart speaker in late 2022 or early 2023. According to supply chain expert Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple is planning to deliver the next HomePod model in the fourth quarter of this year or the first quarter of next year. This will most likely be a larger model than the HomePod mini, but one with features that will help lower the price from $300.
Tags: Apple, speaker, HomePod, Ming-Chi Kuo, Smart Speaker
Courtesy: Zee news
Bose Launches New Portable Speaker 'SoundLink Flex' in US
SoundLink Flex from Bose is now available in the US for $149 (roughly Rs 11,000). The Bose Position IQ technology recognises the speaker's position, so it can produce rich, lifelike sound whether it's upright, hanging, or lying on its back. The rugged speaker is 7.9-inches wide and 3.6-inches high and provides 12 hours of backup. Moreover, the built-in microphone also supports your phone's voice assistant.
Tags: bose, soundlink, speaker, Bluetooth
Courtesy: India today
Namaz Room In J'Khand Assembly; Speaker Forms Panel To Inspect Issue
Owing to the UP MLA Irfan Solanki's request to provide a Namaz Room, Jharkhand Assembly Speaker Rabindra Nath Mahto on September 9 formed a panel of seven members to inspect the possibilities. The panel consists of Stephen Marandi as a convener, Pradeep Yadav, Neelkhanth Singh Munda, Vinood Singh, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Lambodar Mahto, and Deepika Pandey Singh. However, several BJP Legislators stated to continue protesting until the request is… read-more
Tags: MLA, speaker, BJP, Muslims
Courtesy: The Indian Express
Tunnel Discovered In Delhi; Connects Red Fort To Legislative Assembly
Delhi Legislative assembly Speaker Ram Niwas Goel revealed that authorities on September 2, found a tunnel-like structure, connecting Red Fort to the Delhi assembly. Reportedly, Britishers used the tunnel to hide from freedom fighters. Goel also said that the tunnel has been ''destroyed due to metro projects and sewer installations''. Moreover, he talked about ''a gallows room'' in Delhi Legislative assembly which will be dedicated by the… read-more
Tags: Legislative Assembly, speaker, Ram Niwas Goel, Tunnel, Red Fort