After 15 years, Lok Sabha will debate a motion of no-confidence today. What is this Parliamentary test? Which earlier Prime Ministers have faced this motion, and how did they fare in those tests?
PRIME MINISTER Narendra Modi will be headed to Uganda, Rwanda and South Africa on Monday.
The cost for chartered flights to overseas destinations in 2014-15 was Rs 93.76 crore while in 2015-16, it was Rs 117 crore. In 2016-17, the cost was Rs 76.27 crore and in 2017-18, expense on chartered flight was Rs 99.32 crore.
Government needs to introduce three rates for GST and push for a single one in the long run
In 2014-15, Modi had visited 13 countries with first one as prime minister to Bhutan in June 2014. In 2018, he travelled to 10 countries with the last one being to China last month.
State Opposition Leader Ramesh Chennithala, who was also part of the team, expressed disappointment and said that the delegation failed to get any favourable response from the prime minister.
Modi said, “When our government came to power, there were 18,000 unelectrified villages. Earlier governments made many promises to provide electricity but those were not fulfilled. Nothing was done in that direction.”
PM Narendra Modi said that the promises made by earlier governments were not fulfilled because there was not a serious leader, and now they (opposition) are finding faults with schemes and programmes being implemented by the present government.
The TMC takes out the rally every year in Dharmatala area of central Kolkata to pay tribute to the 13 Youth Congress workers, who were allegedly killed in police firing in 1993, when the Left Front government was in power.
Shashi Tharoor : “In a democracy the ground rule is that you can express your point of view…we can disagree, provided if we agree on the ground rules of how to disagree.”
The more extensive the discussion in Parliament, the better it is for the country, PM Modi said, adding that it will always help his government in decision making.
The CM was scheduled to land in Somnath to hold a meeting with district officials and review the situation. But due to inclement weather, his chopper could not land there.
The selection committee comprises the Prime Minister, the Chief Justice of India, the Lok Sabha Speaker, the leader of the largest opposition party, and an eminent jurist.
While the BJP accused the state police of not inspecting the structures set up at the rally venue properly, the TMC said the organisers’ negligence led to the incident.
Leader of the Opposition in the Lok Sabha, Mallikarjun Kharge Tuesday said that the Opposition would flag issues “agitating” the people including lynchings by cow vigilantes, unemployment, safety of women, misrule in J&K among others.