The Congress hinted at supporting the PDP if it falls short of the half-way mark in the 87-member House.
With the PM silent and Naidu sticking to his stand, the House descended into chaos.
Congress deputy leader Anand Sharma said the Prime Minister himself will have to reassure the nation.
Law Minister D V Sadananda Gowda said: “Article 44 of the Constitution mandates that we should have a common civil code.”
Proposal to be put before Cabinet, Prabhu tells House.
Opposition doesn’t press for ‘motion of censure’; Ansari makes statement, appeals ‘maintain civility’
Call the move half-baked and unilateral; say need is to reform and reorient.
MPs want govt to earmark funds for project, meeting likely soon.
Th Opposition gave the government time until Monday to reconsider.
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.
FROM THE CHAIR You have also been after a woman since yesterday. That is why women (female members of the BJP) are displeased Sumitra Mahajan, Lok Sabha Speaker to the Opposition when they pointed out that the BJP’s women MPs were vociferous SPEAKER OF THE DAY Narendra Modi, Prime Minister I had strongly disapproved this […]
“We will wait for what the government has to say,” Congress deputy leader in Rajya Sabha Anand Sharma said.
The Congress has sought a debate on foreign policy in Parliament.
Congress Lok Sabha chief whip Jyotiraditya Scindia attributes the poll losses to the party’s failure to market its work.
On the controversy over naming the domestic terminal at Hyderabad airport after TDP icon N T Rama Rao
The senior leader, however, pointed out that there was a need to promote leaders in the states.
Cong alleges govt put hurdles in holding Nehru conference.
This was the first Congress event attended by the Left and the TMC since they snapped ties with the party.
Khurshid, sources said, is set to argue there was no wrongdoing in the allocation of licences.
Congress is utilising the 125th birth anniversary of Nehru to rally round non-NDA parties on secularism.
Sources in SP, JD(U) and RJD said the parties have received the invitation, and their leaders will collectively decide on attending.
While his election affidavit shows 23 cases, the Association of Democratic Reforms (ADR) lists out 21.
Congress member, who Rai says helped calculate losses, joined BJP.
As India’s biggest Communist Party celebrates a half century of existence, MANOJ C G looks back, and ahead
Modi sought to dwarf the memory of Indira by celebrating birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.
The anti-Karat faction said the plenum would also give them an opportunity to point out mistakes made by the leadership.
CPI(ML)’s ML Update slams the BJP govt over repatriation of black money, which was one of its key campaign theme.
Prakash Karat to revise a 35-year-old tactical line that has brought the party significant success, but seems to be flagging of late.
The Central Committee discussion, described by many leaders as intense and in-depth, is ongoing.
Even the Jats did not rally behind the Congress as the whirlwind campaign by Om Prakash Chautala resulted in split in their votes.
An editorial says that Modi, in his first Independence Day speech, had spoken about making India an industrial hub.
Yadav said several leaders had brought issues to the notice of the high command, but it did not intervene.
Party high command spared, blame put on Hooda and Chavan
His removal comes after the Kerala unit of the Congress took strong objection to his continuous effusive praise of PM Modi.
Antony is learnt to have met Vora on Friday. Shinde, however, was not present as he is busy campaigning in Maharashtra.