Congress seeks VK Singh's apology for dog analogy, protests in Lok Sabha

Congress seeks VK Singh's apology for dog analogy, protests in Lok Sabha

Congress members in Lok Sabha on Wednesday demanded an apology from Union Minister VK Singh for his dog analogy and asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi what action he plans to take against the minister.

More communal violence in BJP-ruled states, says Congress in Lok Sabha

More communal violence in BJP-ruled states, says Congress in Lok Sabha

There was more communal violence in states ruled by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the Congress said on Tuesday, but BJP MPs refuted the claim.

Term of Parliament joint panel on land bill extended

 The Lok Sabha on Monday gave another extension to a joint committee looking into the land bill as Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said the government will consider the panel's report before taking a final view on the proposed legislation.

Kharge meets Rahul amid thaw on GST bill

The meeting came a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s meeting with top Congress leaders on the GST bill.

Review of Constitution will lead to grave consequences, says Mallikarjun Kharge

In what is expected to raise a political storm and initiate a war of words between the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Congress, Leader of Opposition in Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge on Thursday said that there will be bloodshed if an attempt is made to change the Constitution.

There will be bloodshed if attempt is made to change Constitution: Mallikarjun Kharge

There will be bloodshed if attempt is made to change Constitution: Mallikarjun Kharge

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan has decided to expunge the word "rakhtpaat" from Parliament proceedings record.

Members keen on maximum discussion, says Lok Sabha Speaker

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, who on Wednesday evening met leaders of parties in Lok Sabha, said there had been an agreement to have as much discussions as possible in the house during the winter session which begins on Thursday.

Why did Aamir Khan talk about 'intolerance' before Parliament Session?

Supporting film star Aamir Khan's voicing of "alarm" over an atmosphere of "insecurity" in the society, Mallikarjun Kharge, the Congress leader in the Lok Sabha, on Tuesday said his party wanted a discussion on the issue of intolerance during the winter session of parliament.

Bihar polls: Congress finalises 15 names; 1st list to be out soon

Congress has finalised candidates for around 15 of the 41 Assembly seats it is contesting in Bihar after a meeting of the Central Election Committee chaired by party chief Sonia Gandhi.

Bihar polls: Mallikarjun Kharge to head committee to finalise tickets

 Senior leader Mallikarjun Kharge is expected to be made head of the Congress Screening Committee to help finalise tickets in poll-bound Bihar.

Govt may reconvene Parliament's Monsoon Session

The government Tuesday said it may reconvene Parliament's Monsoon Session to get key legislations, including the pending GST bill, passed, saying it has an "open mind" on amendments to reform measures even as it began consultations with leaders of opposition parties.

GST Bill: Govt reaches out but Cong non-committal

Amid moves to call a special session of Parliament for passage of Goods and Services Tax Bill, Government on Tuesday reached out to Congress but the opposition party remained non-committal on its support saying it would first read the fine print.

Should PM Modi remain at one place? Venkaiah to Cong on PM trips

Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday hit out at Congress for dubbing Prime Minister Narendra Modi as "tourist Prime Minister", saying whether they want him to remain at one place like a "frog in a well".

Modi a 'tourist prime minister': Mallikarjun Kharge

 Congress leader in the Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge on Wednesday dubbed Narendra Modi as "a tourist Prime Minister" attacked him saying he had time to make speeches in foreign countries, but not to attend Parliament.

To target Opposition, govt 'pressured' Lok Sabha Speaker to allow Lalit Modi debate: Congress

Congress on Friday claimed it was government "pressure" on the Lok Sabha Speaker which saw her allow a discussion on the Lalit Modi controversy through an adjournment motion after she had rejected that very demand by opposition parties for four weeks during the Monsoon Session.

Govt pressurised LS Speaker to admit adjournment motion on Lalitgate: Kharge

Govt pressurised LS Speaker to admit adjournment motion on Lalitgate: Kharge

The Congress on Friday said the BJP-led NDA government pressurised the Lok Sabha Speaker to admit the adjournment motion on Lalit Modi issue involving Sushma Swaraj and Vasundhara Raje.

DNA: Sushma attacks Rahul, asks him to study Gandhi family's history

External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday asked Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi to enquire from his mother Sonia Gandhi about Union Carbide chief Warren Anderson leaving the country after the Bhopal gas disaster.

When Congress president Sonia Gandhi rushed into Well of Lok Sabha

In an unusual move, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday rushed into the Well of Lok Sabha after a remark against her by a BJP member left her reeling with anger.

Congress protests, Lok Sabha adjourned for day

 The Lok Sabha was adjourned for the day on Monday after three adjournments following protests by Congress members who raised slogans and came near the Speaker`s podium demanding resignation of three BJP leaders.

Congress gives adjournment notice in Lok Sabha

The Congress party on Friday gave adjournment notice in the Lok Sabha over former IPL chief Lalit Modi issue and the Vyapam scam.