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Govt. ready for debate on Land Acquisition Bill: Naidu Apr 19, 11:19 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 19 (ANI): Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday urged the opposition not to mislead people on the Land Acquisition Bill and said the BJP-led NDA Government at the Centre is ready for a debate on the matter.
'Our direction clear, we are not here to enjoy government, but work for welfare of poor', says PM Modi Apr 19, 12:11 pm
New Delhi, Apr.19 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday delivered a pep talk to BJP Members of Parliament on his government's welfare schemes, the achievements of it abroad in the last eleven months and how the party must strategise to counter the opposition criticism of the NDA regime's policies.
Opposition in West Bengal suffering from 'excusitis': TMC Apr 18, 7:54 pm
Kolkata, Apr. 18 (ANI): The Trinamool Congress (TMC) on Saturday said the polling for the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) election was conducted 'peacefully' and alleged that the opposition was suffering from an illness called 'excusitis'.
BJP won't ally with Congress: Amit Shah Apr 18, 6:28 pm
Nagaland, Apr. 18 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Saturday categorically stated that Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre would never ally with the opposition Congress.
New Delhi, Apr. 15 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday said the Janata Parivar merger will help in the possibilities of a strong opposition.
New Delhi, Apr.15 (ANI): In an attempt to reach out to farmers, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will hold a Kisan Rally here today to counter the opposition over the new Land Acquisition Bill.
'J-K the biggest challenge that India faces': Mufti Apr 12, 1:38 pm
Jammu, Apr. 12 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Sunday said that his state is the 'biggest challenge' that India faces, calling for members of the opposition to help his government work towards growth.
New Delhi, Apr. 10 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday expressed its dismay over the alleged declassification of an Intelligence Bureau report which stated that former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru had ordered a surveillance of the family of freedom fighter Subhash Chandra Bose, and maintained that the Congress Party has had a 'murky past'.
New Delhi, Apr.7 (ANI): Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday accused the opposition of serving 'personal interests' through repeated arguments with regard to the Land Acquisition Bill, reiterating that the legislation is in the best interests of the farmers.
New Delhi, Apr. 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said misconceptions are being spread by opposition parties on the Land Acquisition Bill, and this harming national interest.
Land Acquisition Ordinance re-promulgated Apr 3, 9:07 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 3 (ANI): The Land Acquisition Ordinance, which the Centre could not get converted into a legislation in the Rajya Sabha due to stiff opposition, was on Friday re-promulgated.
Bengaluru, Apr. 3 (ANI): Taking a dig at the Congress Party, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Friday said that a depressed and directionless opposition should search for its missing leaders rather than blaming the ruling dispensation at the Centre.
Boris Nemtsov killing: Suspect claims was tortured, forced to confess murdering Putin's rival Apr 2, 12:50 pm
Washington, April 2 (ANI): A man charged with the killing of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov has reportedly told the court that he was tortured and forced to confess the crime.
Nigeria's newly-elected President Buhari vows to 'spare no effort to defeat Boko Haram' Apr 2, 12:12 pm
Washington, April 2 (ANI): After becoming the first opposition candidate to win Nigeria presidential election, former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to take on Boko Haram, the extremist group who abducted 270 Nigerian girls last April and recently pledged allegiance to the Islamic State (IS).
General Buhari becomes first ever opposition candidate to win Nigerian presidential election Apr 1, 10:10 am
London, April 1 (ANI): Claiming a victory in the Nigerian presidential elections, former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari has become the first opposition candidate to achieve the feat.
Jammu, Mar. 31 (ANI): Legislators of the opposition National Conference (NC) staged a walk out from the Jammu and Kashmir State Assembly on Tuesday over the PDP-BJP Government's inaction during the ongoing flood scare.
PM Modi will have to succumb to pressure over Land Bill, says NCP Mar 31, 12:45 pm
New Delhi, Mar.31 (ANI): Nationalist Congress Party leader Tariq Anwar on Tuesday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would have to succumb to the pressure put by the Opposition over the Land Acquisition Bill.
BJP shouldn't make Land Bill a 'prestige issue': Ali Anwar Mar 29, 11:25 am
New Delhi, Mar. 29 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) leader Ali Anwar on Sunday said that the BJP should not make the Land Acquisition Bill a prestige issue, adding that the latter should take the opposition into confidence and make appropriate changes in the existing law.
Uproar in UP assembly after 'irregularity' police recruitment Mar 25, 9:21 am
Lucknow, Mar. 25 (ANI): Proceeding in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly were disrupted after the opposition demanded an enquiry into the alleged irregularity in the recruitment if police.
Maharashtra Health Minister draws flak for advocating 'psychological treatment' for LGBT community Mar 24, 11:32 am
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): The opposition on Tuesday strongly condemned Maharashtra Health Minister Deepak Sawant's statement advocating 'psychological treatment' for the LGBT community, urging him to direct his time and energy towards the development of the state rather than creating unnecessary controversies.
Opposition slams VK Singh's tweets of 'disgust' Mar 24, 10:22 am
New Delhi, Mar. 24 (ANI): The opposition on Tuesday slammed Minister of State for External Affairs General (retd) VK Singh for his tweets of 'duty' and 'disgust' after attending the Pakistan Day celebrations in the national capital.
PM should hold meetings with opposition, famers to clear doubts over Land Bill: KC Tyagi Mar 23, 11:07 am
New Delhi, Mar.23 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) leader K.C. Tyagi on Monday said if Prime Minister Narendra Modi is serious about the Land Acquisition Bill, he should hold meetings with farmer communities and opposition parties to clear doubts.
Uproar in Kerala Assembly over suspension of five MLAs Mar 23, 10:18 am
Trivandrum, Mar. 23 (ANI): The Kerala assembly today witnessed mayhem over the suspension of five opposition MLAs.
Bengaluru, Mar. 21 (ANI): Blasting the opposition for making baseless allegations to gain political mileage, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday said he had promised IAS officer DK Ravi's parents that the truth regarding his death would come out.
Bengaluru, Mar. 19 (ANI): Leader of Opposition in the Karnataka Assembly, Jagadish Shettar, on Thursday accused the Siddaramaiah-led state government of acting in a stubborn manner over IAS officer D.K. Ravi's death case, and said that it was trying to hush up the matter by not agreeing to the demand for a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe.
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