House adjourned as truce remains elusive on Manipur

Monsoon session looks like a washout as only six sittings left now

05 Aug 2023

Opposition offers middle ground on Manipur discussion in Rajya Sabha

While the Opposition hopes the discussion would begin on Monday, sources told this newspaper that the government may allow it only on August 11, the concluding day of the session. 

04 Aug 2023

Lok Sabha clears Delhi Services Bill amid Opposition walkout

Initiating the discussion, Union Home Minister Amit Shah asserted that Parliament has the power to make laws for the national capital.

04 Aug 2023

Opposition MPs meet President Murmu; urge her to ask Modi to speak in Parliament, visit Manipur

The opposition parties are seeking the President's intervention in the matter, claiming that violence in the BJP-ruled northeastern state is continuing unabated.

03 Aug 2023

Centre may tread cautiously over Rohini Commission report on sub-categorisation of OBCs

Sources said the govt will examine and study the implications of the report as it cannot afford to upset the influential OBC communities — a force behind its electoral gains since 2014.

02 Aug 2023

Insulted, not allowed to speak in Rajya Sabha, says Congress chief Kharge

Taking a dig at the government’s claims that it treated everyone at par, he pointed out that he was not even allowed to speak and that the mike was switched off within 10 seconds.

02 Aug 2023

Uproar in Lok Sabha as Centre tables Delhi services bill

While the opposition MPs termed the bill unconstitutional, Union Home Minister Amit Shah claimed their objections are political.

02 Aug 2023

Bill to allow private sector to mine lithium passed in Lok Sabha

Union Minister for Coal and Mines Pralhad Joshi said the amendments in the bill will be a game changer for India. 

29 Jul 2023

Centre misleading Supreme Court on Manipur, says Gaurav Gogoi

The Centre has been trying to divert attention from its failure to mitigate the situation in the state, Gogoi added.  

29 Jul 2023

Opposition MPs plan Manipur visit on July 28-29, may meet Governor

Sources said the delegation will visit the violence-hit state on July 28 and 29 to take stock of the situation.

28 Jul 2023

Showdown time as Birla admits no-trust motion

Government may push legislative agenda before it is taken up in Lok Sabha.

27 Jul 2023

Opposition marshals forces for Delhi ordinance face-off

The NCT Bill seeks to restore the Lt Governor’s control over transfers and postings of bureaucrats in the national Capital.

27 Jul 2023

Government insensitive in House: Kharge

Takes a swipe at Amit Shah’s letter, says ruling dispensation’s words & actions contradictory

27 Jul 2023

Opposition members continue relay protest in House over Sanjay Singh's suspension

Speaking to this newspaper, Rajya Sabha MP Sushmita Dev said that the INDIA allies will continue the sit-in protest until the suspension is revoked.

26 Jul 2023

Opposition front INDIA plans no confidence motion in Lok Sabha

The Opposition knows that the numbers are not in its favour, but its leaders say the no-trust motion is its last-ditch effort to make Modi speak on the issue.

26 Jul 2023