Speculation about Roy being ‘sidelined’ is also doing the rounds in the power corridors of Kolkata.
The Opposition, however, stuck to its stand that no debate can happen him.
"I will be happy to meet others. No political party is untouchable," said Banerjee outside Parliament.
Mamata says no party untouchable, calls Mitra’s arrest political vendetta as she avoids PM
Derek O Brien speaks on the party’s response to BJP’s rise in Bengal, Saradha scam and more.
Yechury submits copy of circular on Dec 25 plans in Rajya Sabha.
Oppn wants PM to reply debate on communal incidents
Perpetrators of such violence, they said, have nothing to do with religion and there is no justification for the killing of children.
TMC’s national spokesman Derek O Brien speaks on the party’s response to BJP’s rise in Bengal, Saradha scam and more.
Congress deputy leader Anand Sharma said the Prime Minister himself will have to reassure the nation.
Mukherjee suggests that it was former Bengal CM Siddhartha Shankar Ray who suggested Indira to declare the Emergency.
The photographs cannot be downloaded although Rashtrapati Bhavan may make prints available through its souvenir shop at a later date.
I did not name anybody, just said a member of West Bengal’s ruling party.
Throughout Tuesday’s exchange, Congress MPs did not make any intervention.
TMC national spokesperson Derek O’Brien tells why TMC have taken a tough stand against the BJP during most of Winter Session.
Mamata’s decision to skip the meeting is a clear indication of her reluctance to mend things with Modi or his party.
Th Opposition gave the government time until Monday to reconsider.
Naqvi says MoS Jyoti is a Dalit, Opposition reminds him he’s wrong
The MPs of the Left parties were slated to join the protest in front of the Mahatma Gandhi statue at 10.30 am, but did not turn up.
A senior BJP minister claimed the Opposition, led by the Congress, had agreed that the PM’s statement could break the deadlock.
It was on the day of MGNREGA protests with earthen pots that the narrative did not go as planned.
“We will wait for what the government has to say,” Congress deputy leader in Rajya Sabha Anand Sharma said.
Banerjee was the only non-Congress CM to attend the Congress function at Vigyan Bhavan last month.
Members alleged that all amendments in insurance bill that opposed disinvestment in plan were kept out of the clause-by-clause list.
In 2011, then PM Manmohan Singh and his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina had signed an accord on the exchange of enclaves of both countries held by each other, popularly known as chhitmahals.
At the same time, the academy was tight-lipped on the identities of the 14 who could not travel to India.
Parrikar said that had he been sitting anywhere in the House except on the treasury benches, he would have been a votary of the idea.
In 2014, India has so far imported only 9,91,871 kg of these products from countries other than China.
In an uncharacteristically sedate speech, Shahi Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari recounted his family’s “400-year-old tradition”.
Not enough data on their socio-economic condition, says panel.
Poverty levels among Muslims, the committee found, remained higher than the national average between 2004-05 and 2011-12.
The conference, she told her aides later, was a lost opportunity in making political statement against communalism.
Banerjee is likely to meet Congress president Sonia Gandhi one on one on the sidelines of the conference on Tuesday.
The ministry is aiming at an Aadhaar-based DBT model, however, a UIDAI number will be optional this time as the Aadhaar coverage is yet not complete.
When contacted, Bukhari said, “I do not feel the need to react to what Najma Heptulla says.
Each awardee will get a silver medal, a certificate and a cheque of Rs 10,000.