Congress, BJP clash in Rajya Sabha over documents on AgustaWestland deal

The Congress on Monday slammed BJP leader Subramanian Swamy for claiming that the documents on AgustaWestland deal that he tabled in Rajya Sabha were "approved" by the chair.

'Deal between PM Modi and Italy to fix Sonia Gandhi': BJP moves privilege motion against Ghulam Nabi Azad

'Deal between PM Modi and Italy to fix Sonia Gandhi': BJP moves privilege motion against Ghulam Nabi Azad

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday moved a privilege motion against leader of opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad over his remark that there was a deal between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Italian counterpart Matteo Renzi to fix Congress president Sonia Gandhi.

Sharad Pawar endorses Nitish Kumar as face of united oppn, Congress stays mum

Sharad Pawar endorses Nitish Kumar as face of united oppn, Congress stays mum

Congress on Friday chose to ignore NCP chief Sharad Pawar's remarks endorsing Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar as the most suitable candidate to lead a united opposition in the next Lok Sabha polls, if it came into being.

When Subramanian Swamy provoked Congress leaders with 'Italian Constitution' jibe

When Subramanian Swamy provoked Congress leaders with 'Italian Constitution' jibe

As soon as the newly-nominated BJP MP rose in the Rajya Sabha to speak, Congress members started shouting at the top of their voice.

Interlinking rivers only solution to drought: Government

New Delhi: Acknowledging that several states were badly hit by drought, the central government on Wednesday said that interlinking rivers was the only solution to the problem.

Ghulam Nabi Azad hits out at PM Modi, calls for all-party meet to discuss drought

Ghulam Nabi Azad hits out at PM Modi, calls for all-party meet to discuss drought

Former Minister of Health and Family Welfare Ghulam Nabi Azad called for an all-party meet to  discuss the drought situation. 

Sparks fly in Rajya Sabha after Subramanian Swamy drags Sonia in AgustaWestland issue

Sparks fly in Rajya Sabha after Subramanian Swamy drags Sonia in AgustaWestland issue

Sparks flew in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday after BJP leader Subramanian Swamy dragged Sonia Gandhi's name in the AgustaWestland helicopter bribery case, triggering angry exchanges between the opposition and treasury benches.

Delhi's odd-even traffic scheme hits MPs, rocks Parliament

The odd-even traffic scheme hit lawmakers and also rocked parliament on Monday, the first day of budget session part II, with some forgetful members violating the scheme while some MPs car-pooled to arrive at Parliament House. One MP cycled it, while AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi walked to parliament.

Congress hints at bringing resolution condemning President''s Rule in Uttarakhand

In an exclusive interview to ETV head Jagdish Chandra, Azad said the Congress Party is tough on this issue.

Congress will not stall house but oppose govt.: Ghulam Nabi Azad

In an exclusive interview to ETV head Jagdish Chandra, Azad said the Congress is ready for dialogue and discussions in Parliament."Parliament will not be disrupted beyond a point," he said.

Uttarakhand crisis: Speaker seeks dismissal of disqualified nine Congress MLAs plea

Uttarakhand crisis: Speaker seeks dismissal of disqualified nine Congress MLAs plea

Uttrakhand Assembly Speaker Govind Singh Kunjwal on Saturday sought for dismissal of a plea of nine Congress MLAs in High Court against their disqualification from the Assembly.   

Tamil Nadu Assembly polls: AIADMK releases candidates list, Jayalalithaa to contest from RK Nagar

Tamil Nadu Assembly polls: AIADMK releases candidates list, Jayalalithaa to contest from RK Nagar

The ruling AIADMK on Monday released the first list of final candidate for the May 16 Tamil Nadu Assembly election. 

Tamil Nadu polls: Congress, DMK yet to finalise seat-sharing, says Azad after meeting Karunanidhi

Tamil Nadu polls: Congress, DMK yet to finalise seat-sharing, says Azad after meeting Karunanidhi

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad will meet DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Friday to discuss seat-sharing for the upcoming Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu.

Congress accuses BJP of dismantling Opposition govts in states, urges President Pranab to intervene

Congress accuses BJP of dismantling Opposition govts in states, urges President Pranab to intervene

  A delegation of senior Congress leaders on Monday met President Pranab Mukherjee and accused the BJP and the central government of dismantling opposition governments in states, especially those ruled by the Congress.

Shashi Tharoor's own party leader differs with him over Kanhaiya Kumar-Bhagat Singh 'comparison'

Shashi Tharoor's own party leader differs with him over Kanhaiya Kumar-Bhagat Singh 'comparison'

Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha, Ghulam Nabi Azad, on Monday asserted that there could be only one Bhagat Singh and none of the boys from the present generation can replace the freedom fighter.

Mob violence against Muslims rising: Ghulam Nabi Azad

In a letter written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi following the killing of two Muslim cattle traders by a frenzied mob in Jharkhand, Azad wrote: "This is not a one-off incident.”

BJP's Anurag Thakur's reply to `anti-national` sloganeers - 'Jis ghar se Afzal niklega, us ghar mein ghuskar marenge'

BJP's Anurag Thakur's reply to `anti-national` sloganeers - 'Jis ghar se Afzal niklega, us ghar mein ghuskar marenge'

Bharatiya Janata Party MP Anurag Thakur said some people want to spread venom across India and create an environment of anarchy.

PM Narendra Modi felicitates retired, retiring Rajya Sabha MPs

Many of the MPs, who retired in 2014 and 2015, have already been renominated. The last such function was held in December 2014.

Jawaharlal Nehru begged RSS to take part in Republic Day parade, says BJP leader Subramaniam Swamy

Jawaharlal Nehru begged RSS to take part in Republic Day parade, says BJP leader Subramaniam Swamy

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy dubbed Ghulam Nabi Azad’s unwarranted remark comparing RSS and ISIS to be an act of stupidity.

RSS-ISIS comparison is not correct: Umar Khalid's father on Ghulam Nabi Azad's remarks

RSS-ISIS comparison is not correct: Umar Khalid's father on Ghulam Nabi Azad's remarks

A day after senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad stoked a controversy by RSS-ISIS remarks, JNU student Umar Khalid's father has said that the comparison is not correct.