Sources said that the censure motion was being used to try and express no confidence in Swaraj as a Cabinet minister.
The Congress is now recalling the statements Jaitley and Sushma had made, arguing that the BJP had set the precedent for disruption.
It has been a convention for a minister to resign, owning moral responsibility for any irregularity.
Swaraj’s gesture didn’t change facts of Lalit Modi case or subvert due process
Sushma Swaraj said it was “absolutely false” that she spoke to Keith Vaz, the British MP to allow UK government to let the former IPL Chief Lalit Modi travel.
No amount of taunts can wish away the fact that the Lalit Modi-Sushma Swaraj story has abuse of authority, nepotism and conflict of interest written all over the pages. Mr Jaitley asked the Opposition, what offence has Ms Swaraj committed?
CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury talks to Ruhi Tewari about the logjam in the House and the Opposition’s strategy.
The schoolgirls of Pipalda were demanding more teachers and said they would call off their demonstration only if the ‘shiksha mantri’ himself gave them a hearing.
The schoolgirls said they would call off their demonstration only if the ‘shiksha mantri’ himself gave them a hearing,
The ED has sought details from Modi on four charges, including his role in the deal between World Sports Group (WSG), Mauritius and Multi Screen Media, Singapore.
“Since Modi is not in India, the summons to him will be published in newspapers,” said lawyer A K Jain, who filed the petition.
Arun Jaitley took a swipe at the Opposition saying that the government is ready to give time till 2 pm if they are not prepared for a discussion.
An all-party meeting called in Delhi on the eve of the Monsoon Session on Monday ended in a deadlock over controversies related to Lalit Modi and Vyapam scam.
The Opposition, mainly the Congress, has been demanding resignation of Raje, Swaraj and MP Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, a demand which has been spurned by the ruling dispensation.
Today we have a PM who will “see no evil and hear no evil” when it concerns the ministers in his council of ministers.