no confidence motion

No-confidence motion in Assembly sets off political campaigns

The motion witnessed both the Treasury and Opposition benches trading a slew of corruption charges, in addition to indications of shifts in political affiliations.  

published on : 25th August 2020

No-confidence motion: AIADMK MPs were in dilemma over voting

Party sources said some of the AIADMK MPs were reluctant to support the BJP government; they felt abstaining from voting would be a safer stance for the party.

published on : 22nd July 2018

No-Confidence Motion: Failures of BJP came to the fore, says Shashi Tharoor​

The No-confidence Motion has helped to present the failures of the BJP government before the nation. The outcome was predictable but the process was a success, claimed Shashi Tharoor.

published on : 21st July 2018

No-Confidence Motion: Narendra Modi's win is a `defeat of familism`, says Amit Shah

The BJP president said that those who were playing with the interests of the people were defeated, adding that it was just a glimpse of what would be the results in the next year's general ele

published on : 21st July 2018

No confidence motion debate: Ghosts of 1984 haunt Congress

Rajnath Singh raises anti-Sikh riots to counter Opposition attack on the government over mob killings in the country.

published on : 21st July 2018

No-confidence motion: Narendra Modi gains trust, Rahul Gandhi confidence

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi set the terms of the debate with a caustic attack on Modi and followed it up with ba theatrical hug that took everyone by surprise.

published on : 21st July 2018

Abstain from making childish statements: PM Modi on Rahul Gandhi's comments on national security issues 

Modi also said the surgical strike against Pakistan-based terror camps must not be called a 'jumla' as it would amount to insulting the security forces.

published on : 21st July 2018

No-confidence vote debate: PM Narendra Modi repeated 'jumlas', read out 'some fudged data' in his reply, says CPI-M

Reacting to the prime minister's reply, General Secretary Sitaram Yechury said the people of the country would defeat the polarisation in the country.

published on : 20th July 2018

Entire nation saw what eyes did today: PM Modi's swipe at Rahul Gandhi's post-hug 'wink' 

Modi said it was clear in front of everyone what the Congress leader's eyed did and the same was splashed across TV channels throughout the day.

published on : 20th July 2018

No-confidence motion debate: Union minister Harsimrat Kaur takes 'drug' jibe at Rahul, asks what did he take today

Akali Dal leader Harsimrat Kaur stood up and took objection to Gandhi's hug saying he cannot do this "pappi-jhappi moment" in the House.

published on : 20th July 2018

No-confidence motion against Narendra Modi 27th in history of Lok Sabha, first in 15 years

There were three motions against Lal Bahadur Shastri, three against P V Narasimha Rao, two against Morarji Desai and one each against Rajiv Gandhi and Atal Behari Vajpayee.

published on : 20th July 2018

Rahul Gandhi hugs Prime Minister Narendra Modi and says this is Congress

The Prime Minister, a little taken aback at first, called Gandhi back and shook hands with him with a pat on his back.

published on : 20th July 2018

No-confidence vote HIGHLIGHTS: Motion defeated in Lok Sabha

The Narendra Modi led NDA government defeated its first ever No-confidence motion, moved by the TDP over Andhra Pradesh's special status category. 

published on : 20th July 2018

No-confidence motion: Unfulfilled promises more important than numbers, says Opposition

The no-trust motion, a first in 15 years, comes in the backdrop of unprecedented mud-slinging between the BJP and its political rivals over the past few months.

published on : 20th July 2018

TDP, BJP still partners, motion a drama: YSR Congress

The opposition alleges that media person close to TDP held discussions with BJP leadership, which led to the no-confidence motion.

published on : 19th July 2018