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no confidence motion


Congress moves no-confidence motion against MP govt in Assembly; Speaker admits it

December 21, 2022 1:31 pm

The motion, moved by Leader of Opposition Govind Singh, was admitted by Speaker Girish Gautam after state Home and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Narottam Mishra said the government was ready for a discussion.

Punjab: BJP stages protests against trust vote

October 04, 2022 8:24 am

The party leaders and workers staged the protests in different parts of Punjab under the statues of Dr Baba Saheb Ambedkar. Where there were no statues, the BJP workers organised protests under lifesize portraits of Dr Ambedkar.

No-confidence motion against Himachal Pradesh govt defeated by voice vote

August 11, 2022 6:31 pm

The Himachal House witnessed a stormy debate over the no-confidence motion as the opposition members targeted the BJP government.

The long history of political instability in Pakistan

April 16, 2022 9:13 am

Menaka Guruswamy writes: Every elected government has had to contend with the military and judiciary. Whether that changes with the Imran Khan case, in which the Supreme Court acted in a constitutionally appropriate way, remains to be seen

Across the Aisle: Debate, questions, but no answers

July 29, 2018 12:30 am

The no-confidence motion was lost, so was an opportunity to answer the questions of the people.

If we hug Rahul Gandhi, our wives might divorce us: BJP MP Nishikant Dubey

July 26, 2018 5:27 pm

When the media asked Dubey about Gandhi's comment on hugging BJP MPs, Dubey answered, "We are married people and either the wives would give them a divorce or would question their actions otherwise."

Won't join NDA for 2019 elections: Chandrababu Naidu

July 21, 2018 7:06 pm

Asserting that the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) had joined the NDA in 2014 only to ensure justice to the people of the state, Naidu said, "We are not power hungry. We never aspired for cabinet berths."

No-trust motion: Sena compares Modi to France, Rahul to Croatia

July 21, 2018 4:52 pm

The Shiv Sena Saturday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi might have emerged victorious like France, but Congress chief Rahul Gandhi won many hearts like runners-up Croatia.

PM Modi slams Rahul Gandhi, says opposition unity will only help 'lotus' bloom

July 21, 2018 8:59 pm

Addressing a Kisan Kalyan Rally in Shahjahanpur, Modi said: "There is not just one 'dal' (political party) but dal over dal resulting in "dal-dal" (marshy land) which will only help the 'lotus" bloom."

One crore jobs in last year: Here is how PM Modi built his case during speech in Lok Sabha

July 21, 2018 8:14 pm

To lend weight to his argument, he referred to employment figures available in the system including EPF, NPS, formal and informal sector. He talked about job growth and employment towards the end of his speech.


Day 16 in Parliament: Protests in both Houses, outside too

March 27, 2018 5:15 pm

The Parliament has adjourned for the day over a huge uproar for taking up the no-confidence motion moved by the opposition parties. Speaker Sumitra Mahajan has maintained that even though she was “duty-bound” to take up the notice, she could not move forward and count the number of people backing the notice because the House was not in order


Modi says Congress' made a mess of Andhra bifurcation, just the way it did during Partition

June 22, 2020 6:21 pm

Looking back into history, Modi said, "three states were created even under former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee but they are functioning smoothly. Congress' handling of Andhra Pradesh bifurcation is a mess, just like the Partition of India and Pakistan".

If you want to test your allies, find a better way to do it: Narendra Modi on no-confidence motion

June 22, 2020 6:21 pm

The much-awaited speech by PM Narendra Modi packed the usual punches for the Congress and its President Rahul Gandhi. One such was Modi's statement that the no-confidence motion was a test for Opposition unity, not his government's strength.

Congress given 38 minutes, BJP gets over 3 hours to speak on the no-confidence motion

June 22, 2020 6:21 pm

The Telugu Desam Party has moved a no-confidence motion against the Narendra Modi government. Here's the amount of time each party is allowed to speak on the issue. See more: