Re-promulgation of land ordinance is challenge to Parliamentary democracy: CPI

Attacking the Centre for re-promulgating the land ordinance for the third time, the CPI on Sunday said that the government's move is a challenge to the Parliamentary democracy at a time when the bill was under the scrutiny of the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC).

Set up JPC to probe corporate espionage case, demands Congress

Demand for setting up a Joint Parliamentary Committee to go into the corporate espionage case involving Petroleum, Power, Coal and Defence Ministries was made by a Congress member in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday.

Settlement of west Pak refugees in Jammu and Kashmir is conspiracy: NC

National Conference on Saturday said the recommendations of the Joint Parliamentary Committee for the permanent settlement of west Pakistan refugees in Jammu and Kashmir is a "conspiracy" to change the demography of the state and its special status.

JPC`s Monday meeting put off

The crucial sitting of the Joint Parliamentary Committee slated to be held on Monday to adopt its controversial draft report on 2G scam has been postponed in view of the National Integration Council (NIC) meeting.

Two RS members appointed to JPC on 2G, BJP protests

2 Rajya Sabha members were appointed to the Joint Parliamentary Committee on 2G scam amid stiff resistance from BJP which feared "dangerous implications" and stalled proceedings for rest of the day.

New JPC members` row disrupts Rajya Sabha

The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for the day after protests over adoption of a motion to appoint two members to the Joint Parliamentary Committee on 2G spectrum.

TDP for JPC to go into Telangana issue

TDP demanded in Rajya Sabha that a Joint Parliamentary Committee be set up to look into Telangana issue and expressed anguish over the impact of the decision to bifurcate Andhra Pradesh.

JPC remains incomplete till PM appears: BJP

BJP claimed that the Joint Parliamentary Committee on 2-G spectrum remains "incomplete" till the recording of statements of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and former telecom minister A Raja.

Fresh extension to JPC on 2G scam

The JPC on 2G scam is set to get a fresh extension with the Lok Sabha on Monday unanimously adopting a resolution to this effect.

JPC may meet on May 7; could seek another extension

The JPC on 2G scam is likely to meet on Tuesday to decide on the "future course of action" amid possibility of it seeking a fresh extension of tenure to adopt the controversial draft report.

JPC members on 2G scam should exercise correct judgement: Nath

As the Opposition prepared to scuttle the JPC report on 2G scam, the government on Thursday expressed confidence that the members will exercise their "correct" judgement irrespective of their party affiliation.

As BJP, DMK move notices, Chacko says he used `sealed cover`

Facing a rap from the opposition over the leakage to the media of the JPC draft report on 2G allocation, PC Chacko, who chairs the parliamentary committee, Monday said he had urged members to treat the report as confidential.

DMK seeks removal of Chacko as chairman of JPC committee

DMK leader TR Baalu said he had given a notice of breach of parliamentary privilege against Chacko over the leakage of the JPC draft report.

JPC covering up 2G scam: BJP

The BJP has said the report has been manipulated by the ruling Congress.

2G JPC report `prejudged`, unacceptable, says CPI

The parliamentary panel probing the 2G scam has blamed Raja for the spectrum allocation and cleared the prime minister and Finance Minister P Chidambaram.

JPC report will be waste if Raja not allowed to depose: DMK

Sticking to its demand that A Raja be allowed to depose before the JPC on 2G, the DMK on Wednesday said the panel`s report will be a "waste" if he does not get an opportunity to give an explanation on the allegations.

Yashwant Sinha should not have commented on 2G: Congress

The Congress on Tuesday said BJP leader Yashwant Sinha should not have commented on the 2G scam as he was a member of the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) probing it.

2G JPC proceedings are scandalous: Yashwant Sinha

A Raja too had written to Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar and Chacko that he be allowed to depose before the parliamentary panel.

CPI-M may rethink about participation in JPC on chopper scam

CPI(M) may rethink its participation in the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) on the VVIP helicopter purchase scam if other Opposition parties do not join it, party leaders said on Thursday.

DMK to back Raja`s request if issue comes up in UPA meeting

DMK will back A Raja if the issue of his request to appear before JPC as a witness on 2G case is raised at the UPA Coordination Committee meeting.