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Congress-led Chhattisgarh government moves SC against UPA-era NIA Act

15 Jan 2020

Congress-led Chhattisgarh government moves SC against UPA-era NIA Act

The Congress-led government in Chhattisgarh on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court seeking to declare the National Investigation Agency Act, 2008, "unconstitutional."

After Bihar, Mizoram to become dry state from April 1

23 Mar 2019

After Bihar, Mizoram to become dry state from April 1

Mizoram, the hill state, is again going to be a dry state from April 1, 2019.

Will ensure minimum-income for poor if voted to power: RaGa

28 Jan 2019

Will ensure minimum-income for poor if voted to power: RaGa

Congress President Rahul Gandhi today announced that his party will ensure minimum universal basic income for poor people in the country if voted to power in the Lok Sabha polls this year.

Triple talaq bill now moves to the next House session

05 Jan 2018

Triple talaq bill now moves to the next House session

FM Arun Jaitley has unequivocally rejected the "united" opposition's demand to send the government's triple talaq bill to a parliamentary panel for review.

Naidu calls opposition meet a farce

28 Dec 2016

Naidu calls opposition meet a farce

Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu called the Congress-led opposition party meeting a farce at unity, saying no sane political outfit would join hands with the Congress, and that they would do so at their own risk.

Congress calls opposition meet over demonetization

27 Dec 2016

Congress calls opposition meet over demonetization

The Congress has called for a meeting of all opposition parties to discuss the demonetization scheme and has scheduled a press conference for later today.

Opposition disgruntled over Rahul's meeting with PM Modi

17 Dec 2016

Opposition disgruntled over Rahul's meeting with PM Modi

The opposition displayed their annoyance at Congress because of Rahul Gandhi's meeting with Modi for loan waiver for farmers in UP.

Note ban should have been done in 1971: Prime Minister

16 Dec 2016

Note ban should have been done in 1971: Prime Minister

Staunchly defending the demonetization announcement, PM Modi said, "We needed to do it in 1971. We have caused huge losses by not doing this since 1971."

Winter Parliament session nears its end

16 Dec 2016

Winter Parliament session nears its end

The winter session of the Parliament is likely to be a complete washout as the deadlock between the government and the opposition parties continues.