Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday rejected charges of “internal rebellion” made by senior BJP leader and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley while assuring that all is well within the party.
After bitter separation with the Congress, the Trinamool Congress is mulling moving an adjournment motion in the Winter Session of Parliament against the "anti-people" policies of the UPA government.
Following an agreement between the BJP and the government sometime ago, Advani did not press for a discussion on “government failure” on black money.
The first week of parliament`s Winter Session ended Friday without transacting any business due to unending protests.
The BJP meeting endorsed the decision taken earlier to target Chidambaram by boycotting him and not allowing him to speak in Parliament.
As steps to check rising prices, the Left parties are demanding an end to deregulation of petroleum prices and rollback of the hikes in petrol prices.
The CPI-M leaders felt that it would be normal to expect the NDA to support the adjournment motion on price rise, to be brought by the Left.
The CPI said the Left will move an adjournment motion in the Winter Session of Parliament on the price rise issue.
The Telangana Rashtra Samithi
will bring an adjournment motion in Lok Sabha on Wednesday to
press for its demand for a separate Telangana state.
Opposition Congress and JD(S) in Karnataka will move an adjournment motion in the state Assembly seeking a debate on alleged corruption charges faced by the Yeddyurappa Government.
Left parties will move an adjournment motion in Lok Sabha on Tuesday on corruption in Adarsh Housing Society.
Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar Wednesday rejected the opposition demand of adjourning all other business to discuss rising food prices and said it would be taken up only after the Railway Budget.
On the lines of the Opposition-sponsored adjournment motions in Parliament,
Sonia Gandhi had made a similar bid in the
Lok Sabha ten years back on the issue of price rise but it was disallowed by the BJP-led NDA government.
BJP-led NDA will move an
Adjournment Motion in Lok Sabha, demand suspension of
Question Hour in Rajya Sabha on February 23 in protest against
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