Why bills not being sent to standing committees? asks Congress

Accusing the government of bypassing scrutiny, the Congress on Wednesday questioned why bills are not being sent to standing committees of Parliament.

Uproar in Rajya Sabha over PM Modi's 'scam India' remark in Canada

The Congress on Tuesday demanded an apology from Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his "anti-India" comments made in Germany and Canada when he was on a three-nation tour earlier this month.

There is no gag order on PM Modi when abroad: Jaitley to Opposition
There is no gag order on PM Modi when abroad: Jaitley to Opposition

Members from Opposition and treasury benches had a heated exchange of words in Rajya Sabha on Tuesday over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks on foreign soil that he wanted to clean the dirt of 60 years forcing three adjournments in the pre-lunch session.

Congress should remember Modi is PM of country, not party: BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday slammed the Congress Party for its unparliamentary remarks on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Modi's remarks in 'bad taste', lower dignity of PM's office: Congress

 Congress on Thursday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his remarks in Canada about the "mess" left behind by others, saying they were in "poor taste" coming on foreign soil and show that he still carries the "hangover of the election campaign".

BJP 'equally responsible' for Masarat Alam's release: Congress

The Congress on Sunday alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which is a coalition partner of the People's Democratic Party ( PDP) in Jammu and Kashmir, is equally responsible for separatist leader Masarat Alam's release.

Govt brings up Anand Sharma's letter to check Cong offensive on land law

Government on Thursday sought to puncture the Congress offensive against the new land bill by citing former Commerce Minister Anand Sharma's strong reservations on the measure in 2012 where he stated that the old bill during UPA will have "adverse" long term implications.

Debate over Land Acquisition Bill in Lok Sabha

Let the Bill come to the House and then can be debated. First let the bill come and everyone read before this discussion. Don't make speeches without actually reading the law on Land Acquisition Ordinance, said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.

Congress targets Government over Land Ordinance Bill

Congress leader Anand Sharma on Sunday lashed out at the BJP-led government over the Land Ordinance Bill, saying the Centre is not sensitive about the woes of farmers.

Modi's unhealthy mindset is a matter of national concern: Congress

Narendra Modi's "unhealthy mindset is a matter of national concern", Congress on Tuesday said taking exception to the Prime Minister's projection that he alone has brought recognition to India the world over.

No leadership crisis in Congress: Anand Sharma

Unfazed with former union minister Jayanthi Natrajan`s exit, Congress leader Anand Sharma Friday dispelled concerns of leadership deficit within his party.

Sonia Gandhi, Manmohan Singh call on US Prez Obama

Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and party leaders on Monday met US President Barack Obama here.

Congress hits back at BJP, says no dilution of stand on terror

Hitting back at the BJP, Congress on Wednesday said there is "no dilution" of its stand against Pakistan-sponsored terrorism but wanted the Modi government to get its act together in the wake of the terror boat incident.

Congress not anti-reform party: Anand Sharma on Parliament logjam

 Congress leader Anand Sharma on Saturday assured the industry that his party is not "anti-reform" amid the ongoing logjam in Parliament at a time when the NDA government is keen to pass economic reform measures like the insurance bill and GST.

Yogi Adityanath's remarks 'unconstitutional', PM Modi must take action, cries Opposition

Slamming BJP MP Yogi Adityanath's statement on conversion issue, Opposition on Monday said that such remarks spread hatred in the nation and also demanded effective action from Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Plan panel needed reorientation, not political burial: Congress

 Congress on Sunday said dismantling Planning Commission will be "unwarranted, shortsighted and dangerous" as it will have long term adverse effect on Centre-state relations and asserted that the plan panel needed "reorientation" and not "political burial".

For ideas on revival, Youth Congress leaders to tap party veterans

At a time when the party's political fortunes appear to be sliding, youth leaders of Congress are looking to gain from the experience of its veterans who once wielded command of Youth Congress through a unique interaction here.

Congress hits back at Jaitley, says BJP disrupted Parliament when in Opposition

Hitting back Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for accusing it of being obstructionist in Parliament, Congress on Sunday said it exposes BJP's "hypocricy and double standards" as the party had frequently "derailed" legislative business while it was in Opposition.

Govt refutes Congress allegations over Nehru anniversary event

The government on Wednesday rejected as "completely baseless and misleading" the allegations made by senior Congress leader Anand Sharma that the party was denied permission for an event at Vigyan Bhavan on Jawaharlal Nehru's birth anniversary (November 14) though it was "not in use".

Sonia, Rahul Gandhi to campaign for J&K polls next week

Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi will campaign next week in favour of the party candidates for the upcoming state elections in Jammu and Kashmir.