Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022



TMC, AAP skip Oppn meet to decide RS floor strategy

July 27, 2022 8:08 pm

The meeting called by Kharge was attended by leaders of DMK, RJD, NCP, CPI(M), CPI, Shiv Sena, RLD, MDMK, IUML, RSP, and National Conference.

Decision to suspend 19 Opposition MPs from RS taken with heavy heart: Piyush Goyal

July 26, 2022 4:30 pm

Leader of the House in the Rajya Sabha, Piyush Goyal, asserted it is not the government but the Opposition that is running away from a debate in Parliament.

Oppn making issues out of non-issues: Union minister Pralhad Joshi

July 17, 2022 3:07 pm

Joshi claimed the government was "doing good work" and the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was recognised not just by people within India but also those abroad.

AIUDF to support Yashwant Sinha in presidential election

July 17, 2022 2:49 pm

Sinha is pitted against Droupadi Murmu, the BJP-led NDA nominee, in the race to the top post. 

Goa Opposition and government spar over 'illegal' bungalow near heritage precinct

July 15, 2022 3:49 am

The bungalow—a part of it formerly owned by Manish Munot, husband of BJP spokesperson Shaina N C—was a rallying point during the campaign for the Assembly polls in February.

Akhilesh Yadav's uncle Shivpal starts following Modi, Adityanath on Twitter

April 02, 2022 4:17 pm

Yadav had contested the recent Assembly polls on the Samajwadi Party symbol. But he skipped the Opposition alliance's meeting earlier this week and took oath on March 31.

Explained: Elections in key states in year of reckoning for BJP and Opposition

December 31, 2021 10:40 am

Assembly Election 2022: Elections in UP, Punjab and Gujarat will test the BJP’s election machinery and the Congress’s position as the nucleus of the opposition. Covid and bitterness over laws & rhetoric, too, are set to dominate politics in 2022.

LS nod for NDPS (Amendment) Bill amid protests by Opposition

December 14, 2021 1:22 am

The NDPS (Amendment) Bill, 2021, moved by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman seeks to correct what the government termed a “clerical error”, which was rectified by an ordinance promulgated in September this year and the Bill is to effect that change into the Act.

Manipur: 11 Opposition parties join hands to protest against BJP government

September 20, 2021 10:39 pm

Representatives of all the 11 parties - AIFB, AITC, BSP, CPI, CPI(M), INC, JD(S), MPP, NCP, PRJA and RSP - participated in the demonstration.

Why arithmetic isn't enough for opposition unity

September 07, 2021 8:20 pm

Expanding social bases, working from the ground up is the only way opposition parties can create a context for defeating the ruling forces


Opposition does not respect women: Rahul Gandhi's veiled attack on Modi

February 17, 2014 11:46 am

In a clear sign that the Congress will be targeting the support of women in the polls, vice-president Rahul Gandhi reached out to women voters at an all-women rally in Tumkur.


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.

I’m always available for OROP veterans: Capt. Amarinder

February 25, 2016 9:53 am

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Expressing solidarity with the One Rank One Pension (OROP) veterans, Punjab Congress President Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday said it is his duty to stand with them. He said he was always available for the OROP veterans. He added that this issue has been raised for a long time by the Opposition and they would continue to do so till their demands were accepted.

BJP president Amit Shah meets L.K. Advani

January 25, 2016 4:58 am

New Delhi, Jan 25 (ANI): Re-elected Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah met veteran leader L.K. Advani to seek his blessings. The meeting comes after Advani had openly criticised Shah after the Bihar debacle. However, the Congress Party said that Shah's reappointment is a 'good omen' and would provide an opportunity for the Opposition to make a comeback.

Buddhadeb Bhattacharya urges leftists to come together in WB

January 17, 2016 9:45 am

Singur (West Bengal), Jan 17 (ANI): Former chief minister of West Bengal Buddhadeb Bhattacharya on Sunday urged the leftists to come together and save the state from a hell-like situation. He said people in the state need to think over and again as to which party they should support. He asked them to join hands to destroy the enemy, which is the opposition.

It's not an arrest, its surrender: WB Cong chief

January 17, 2016 7:26 am

New Delhi, Jan 17 (ANI): West Bengal state Congress president Adhir Ranjan Chowdhary on Sunday said Sambia Sohrab’s arrest was not really an arrest, but surrender. He added that efforts were being made to protect Sohrab. He stated that since pressure was being mounted by people and opposition parties, the accused had to be arrested. He further added that the drama surrounding the case was enacted by the police and Trinamool Congress Party (TMC).