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Lok Sabha: Lower house of the Parliament of India
The Lok Sabha, constitutionally the House of the People, is the lower house of India's bicameral Parliament, with the upper house being the Rajya Sabha. Members of the Lok Sabha are elected by an adult universal suffrage and a first-past-the-post system to represent their respective constituencies, and they hold their seats for five years or until the body is dissolved by the President on the advice of the council of ministers. The house meets in the Lok Sabha Chambers of the Sansad Bhavan, New Delhi.

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Nitish Kumar: 'BJP will be reduced to 50 seats in 2024 if opposition unites' | Oneindia news *News [Video]

Nitish Kumar: 'BJP will be reduced to 50 seats in 2024 if opposition unites' | Oneindia news *News

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday asked the opposition parties in the country to unite and claimed that the unity of the opposition would reduce BJP to just 50 seats in the 2024 Lok Sabha..

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Telangana: Nirmala Sitharaman pulls up Collector on Govt rations, PM's photo | Oneindia news *News [Video]

Telangana: Nirmala Sitharaman pulls up Collector on Govt rations, PM's photo | Oneindia news *News

In a video going viral on social media, Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman was seen pulling up the Collector of Telangana's Kamareddy district on Friday. The collector, Jitesh Patil, could not provide..

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TMC leader Mahua Moitra hides her Louis Vuitton bag amid inflation debate | Oneindia news *Politics [Video]

TMC leader Mahua Moitra hides her Louis Vuitton bag amid inflation debate | Oneindia news *Politics

TMC leader Mahua Moitra was reportedly seen hiding her Louis Vuitton bag amid heated discussion and debate on price rise and inflation in the Lok Sabha on Monday. Mahua was caught on camera moving her..

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Suspension of 4 Congress MPs from Lok Sabha revoked, no placards allowed | Oneindia News*News [Video]

Suspension of 4 Congress MPs from Lok Sabha revoked, no placards allowed | Oneindia News*News

Today, the suspension of four Congress Lok Sabha members was revoked by Speaker Om Birla. However, Om Birla warned that he would take strict action if placards were displayed in the House..

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Sonia Gandhi lashes out at Smriti Irani in Lok Sabha, says 'Don't talk to me' | Oneindia News*News [Video]

Sonia Gandhi lashes out at Smriti Irani in Lok Sabha, says 'Don't talk to me' | Oneindia News*News

Today, amid chaos in parliament over Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury calling President Draupadi Murmu 'Rashtrapatni', Congress president Sonia Gandhi walked across the house to speak to a BJP MP..

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