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Opposition leaders meet EC officials, demand verification of VVPAT slips before counting of votes

Opposition parties also raised concerns over the transportation of EVMs ahead of counting of votes and urged the EC to probe the issue.

published on : 21st May 2019

WB campaign ban: TDP, Congress, AAP approach EC, ask for half a day more 

In first such action in India's electoral history, the EC on Wednesday ordered campaigning in nine West Bengal constituencies to end at 10 pm Thursday, a day before its scheduled deadline

published on : 17th May 2019

Scary opposition scenario will lead to its rout: Arun Jaitley

Jaitley said the opposition could not forge an alliance in several key states and it did not call a meeting of different like-minded parties for the obvious fear that many will not attend the meeting.

published on : 16th May 2019

VVPAT random matching: SC agrees to hear Opposition leaders' review plea next week 

The plea was mentioned for urgent hearing before a bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Deepak Gupta.

published on : 3rd May 2019

Opposition parties in UP believe in motto of self-fulfillment: Yogi Adityanath

During a rally, he asked the crowds whether Bundelkhand was getting electricity during SP-BSP regime?

published on : 24th April 2019

Time running out for Opposition to build unity

The biggest roadblock in putting together state-specific alliances is strong regional parties in key states like UP with 80 seats and West Bengal with 42.

published on : 11th March 2019

Opposition parties stage ‘Save Sattenapalli’ stir

Leaders and activists of YSRC, Jana Sena, CPI, CPM and others staged ‘Save Sattenapalli’ protest at Sattenapalli in Guntur district on Friday.

published on : 16th February 2019

Opposition to devise strategy to corner government in Parliament

The leaders from around 20 opposition parties expressed concern over the issue during a meeting held in senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad’s room in Parliament.

published on : 5th February 2019

Reservation Bill may not stand judicial scrutiny as it has lacunas: Opposition

This legislation has been made in haste and has so many lacunas, he said, adding, it should be sent to Joint Parliamentary Committee for examination.

published on : 9th January 2019

It is an electoral stunt: Bihar opposition parties on quotas for upper castes

Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Tejashwi Yadav said Ambedkar had envisaged reservations as a measure to remove social and educational inequality.

published on : 7th January 2019

Parliament winter session: Combative Congress to corner NDA government

Party insiders said they would regularly consult other opposition parties on deciding the floor strategy during the session so that the government cannot play divide and rule.

published on : 11th December 2018

Opposition parties agree to expedite pact; BSP, SP stay off meet

Later addressing the media, Congress president Rahul Gandhi said there was consensus in the room over putting the BJP on the mat.

published on : 11th December 2018

Left works to deny opposition victory

Even while the state government made clear that there’s no going back from its declared stance on Sabarimala women entry issue, the Left front had clear calculations.

published on : 16th November 2018

It’s not gathbandhan, it’s ghatia bandhan: KT Rama Rao on Opposition alliance

Pragathi Nivedana will be a peaceful and the biggest show ever conducted by any political party in the country.

published on : 1st September 2018