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Taal Thok Ke: Is opposition obstructing PM Modi's agenda of development?

PM Modi told about his continuous efforts for developing India during his visit to his hometown Vadnagar. He has said this at a time when opposition is targeting him over slowdown in economy.

Oct 08, 2017, 19:42 PM IST

Opposition questions Modi govt over deportation of Rohingya Muslims

Opposition has targeted Narendra Modi Govt over decision to deport Govt. But are they doing just for vote bank politics? Watch the segment for more information.

Sep 16, 2017, 16:46 PM IST

United Democratic Front opposition members boycotts proceedings

Opposition members, who came with banners and placards, squatted in the well of the House, raised slogans and did not participate in the question hour.

Aug 24, 2017, 15:37 PM IST
Military coup in Maldives: Army occupies Parliament

Military coup in Maldives: Army occupies Parliament

The Maldivian Army has occupied Parliament on Tuesday.

Aug 22, 2017, 11:34 AM IST
JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav sides with Opposition in Rajya Sabha

JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav sides with Opposition in Rajya Sabha

Yadav, who continues to occupy the same seat in the front rows of opposition benches as he did before his party forged an alliance with the BJP in Bihar, showed enlarged copies of differently sized 500 rupee notes.​

Aug 08, 2017, 13:34 PM IST

Venkaiah Naidu becomes new vice-president, secures 516 votes

The name of the next vice-president of India will be known by evening after members of Parliament cast their ballot during the day in Parliament House. 

Aug 05, 2017, 20:54 PM IST
Vice presidential election 2017: Venkaiah Naidu confident of thumping victory, says not contesting against any individual or party

Vice presidential election 2017: Venkaiah Naidu confident of thumping victory, says not contesting against any individual or party

NDA's vice presidential candidate M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday made it clear that he is not contesting against any individual or party. He is contesting for Vice President of India.

Aug 05, 2017, 10:08 AM IST

UP Assembly passes annual budget; Opposition remains absent

The Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Thursday passed a Rs 3,84,659.71 crore state budget for the fiscal 2017-2018 and the related appropriation Bill.

Jul 27, 2017, 22:00 PM IST

Opposition walks out of Rajya Sabha

A visibly angry Leader of Opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad hit back by saying that notwithstanding who was in power, the "Parivaar" (a reference to the Sangh family or Hindutva groups) people were found involved in every communal riot in the country.

Jul 20, 2017, 17:55 PM IST
Parliament's Monsoon Session begins: Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day; 16 news Bills to be introduced

Parliament's Monsoon Session begins: Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day; 16 news Bills to be introduced

After paying homage to Amarnath terror attack pilgrims, both Rajya as well as Lok Sabha were adjourned till July 18. In Lok Sabha, speaker Sumitra Mahajan, read obituary reference while the leaders observe silence as a mark of tribute to the Amarnath victims and departed members including Union Ministers Anil Madhav Dave, Dasari Narayana Rao, Akhilesh Das Gupta, Era Sezhiyan, Palvai Govardhan Reddy, C. Narayana Reddy, U.K. Lakshmana Gowda, and P.N. Sukul. 

Jul 17, 2017, 08:48 AM IST
Monsoon Session 2017: Opposition parties to corner Modi government over national security, foreign policy and other domestic matters

Monsoon Session 2017: Opposition parties to corner Modi government over national security, foreign policy and other domestic matters

As the Monsoon Session of Parliament is beginning from tomorrow, the Opposition parties are all set to corner the Narendra Modi-led NDA government over a range of issues concerning national security, foreign policy and other domestic matters whereas the ruling alliance is gearing up to counter the onslaught on it.

Jul 16, 2017, 11:48 AM IST
Rajnath Singh, Sushma Swaraj to brief Opposition over India-China standoff, Amarnath attack today

Rajnath Singh, Sushma Swaraj to brief Opposition over India-China standoff, Amarnath attack today

Leaders of prominent opposition parties are being invited for the meeting where the two senior ministers will give a detailed presentation on the prevailing situation along the Sino-Indian border+ and Jammu and Kashmir and the government action, sources said.

Jul 14, 2017, 08:24 AM IST
Vice-presidential election 2017: Gopalkrishna Gandhi to be Opposition's candidate; all you need to know about him

Vice-presidential election 2017: Gopalkrishna Gandhi to be Opposition's candidate; all you need to know about him

Opposition parties on Tuesday unanimously decided to pick former West Bengal governor Gopal Krishna Gandhi as its candidate for the post of vice-president. According to the reports, Gandhi was the only name, discussed when 18 Opposition parties met today to decide on their candidate for the vice-presidential poll. 

Jul 11, 2017, 12:56 PM IST

BJP demands minister's removal for 'directing' SP to arrest RSS leader

Raising the issue in the Assembly, the saffron party accused Rai, the minister in-charge of Dakshina Kannada district, of "instigating" and "influencing" the police investigation.

Jun 19, 2017, 20:17 PM IST
BJP picks Ram Nath Kovind as presidential nominee; Opposition call meet on June 22

BJP picks Ram Nath Kovind as presidential nominee; Opposition call meet on June 22

“We will meet on 22nd June, and only then we can announce our decision,” West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said. 

Jun 19, 2017, 18:12 PM IST

NCP bats for 'mutual consent' on presidential nominee

The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Saturday called for mutual consent on the selection of the name of Presidential polls nominee, saying that the Centre should first propose the name for the coveted post and then talk to the Opposition.

Jun 17, 2017, 09:46 AM IST
Will fight President poll if govt fails to come up with acceptable consensus candidate: Opp

Will fight President poll if govt fails to come up with acceptable consensus candidate: Opp

Leaders of 17 parties came together at a luncheon hosted by Congress chief Sonia Gandhi on a day when the Modi government celebrated its third anniversary today but the absence of JD(U) stalwart and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar set off speculation.

May 26, 2017, 22:43 PM IST
If no consensual candidates emerge, will decide our next move: Opposition on Presidential polls

If no consensual candidates emerge, will decide our next move: Opposition on Presidential polls

President Pranab Mukherjee's term ends in July.

May 26, 2017, 17:33 PM IST
TMC killing democracy in Bengal: BJP

TMC killing democracy in Bengal: BJP

"In a democracy the Opposition plays an important role. But in Bengal the Mamata Banerjee-government bulldozed the Opposition. Here the rule of law does not prevail," BJP general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya said.

May 04, 2017, 19:24 PM IST

Opposition intensifies unity efforts ahead of presidential poll

The BJP's thumping victories in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand has lent a sense of urgency to the opposition's efforts to forge unity ahead of the presidential election.

Apr 21, 2017, 22:30 PM IST