July 28, 2021 10:58 pm
The House was adjourned repeatedly as an unrelenting opposition created uproar, repeating the scenes of the last over one week.
July 28, 2021 4:06 pm
Sambit Patra’s comments come on a day when Rahul Gandhi accused Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah of tarnishing India’s democracy by “using Pegasus against India, its institutions”.
July 28, 2021 7:27 am
Banerjee indicated that many political leaders and non-politicians had sought time to meet her over the next few days, signalling that she is keen to play a national role.
July 28, 2021 7:02 am
During the meeting, some of the opposition floor leaders argued that the message that needs to go out to the BJP should be of Opposition unity and there should be no division or misunderstanding among them.
July 28, 2021 8:03 am
Project Pegasus: The West Bengal government’s move appointing a committee first could force the Centre to react on the issue.
July 28, 2021 3:48 am
The protests by the Opposition parties in the Well of the House, despite his repeated appeals for order, forced Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu to call upon the protesting MPs to “introspect if this is what we make of our exalted parliamentary democracy”.
July 28, 2021 7:28 am
According to sources in the BJP, Modi, while addressing the BJP MPs at the parliamentary party meeting, pointed out that the Congress has forgotten that the floor of the House is for discussion, not for slogan raising.
July 28, 2021 6:17 am
The government blamed the Opposition for continuous disruptions that have blocked discussions and major legislative business.
July 27, 2021 9:48 pm
Meanwhile, NSO has said it will "no longer be responding to media inquiries on this matter" and "will not play along with the vicious and slanderous campaign".
July 28, 2021 3:10 am
The plea urged the court to direct the government to disclose whether any of its agencies had obtained licence for spyware and/or employed it directly or indirectly for surveillance.