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The collegium system has completely failed: Markandey Katju Jul 29, 10:34 am
New Delhi, July 29 (ANI): Stating that the collegium system had completely failed, Retired Justice Markandey Katju said here today that there should be a seven member national judicial commission including the senior most judges of the Supreme Court, the Law Minister and the Leader of the opposition in Lok Sabha, to appoint judges.
Saharanpur violence: SP leader Gaurav Bhatia warns BJP, alleges its behaviour is irresponsible Jul 27, 4:31 pm
Lucknow, July 27 (ANI): Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Gaurav Bhatia, on Sunday attacked the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), for what he alleged ' behaving irresponsibly' in Uttar Pradesh and gave a veiled warning about the state government getting tough to deal with those leaders who incite violence.
Karachi, July 27 (ANI): The Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) is reportedly under fire from opposition parties over its decision to call-in the army in order to prevent Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) from holding a mass protest march in Islamabad on August 14.
LoP necessary for proper functioning of govt.: P C Chacko Jul 26, 2:25 pm
New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): Congress spokesperson P C Chacko said Saturday that it is necessary for the functioning of the government to have a Leader of Opposition (LoP).
Congress cannot demand LoP post on basis of entitlement: Nalin Kohli Jul 26, 12:51 pm
New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Nalin Kohli today said the Congress cannot demand the post of Leader of Opposition on the basis of entitlement as they do not have the required number of seats in the Lok Sabha.
New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): Congress leader Manish Tewari on Saturday said that the Congress being the second largest political party is entitled to hold the position of Leader of opposition.
New Delhi, July 25 (ANI): Leaders of opposition parties today expressed their solidarity towards disenchanted UPSC students, who have been leading their protests in the capital demanding scrapping of the existing CSAT format.
Opposition leaders take on BJP, come out in Sania Mirza's support Jul 24, 12:28 pm
New Delhi, July 24 (ANI): Various political leaders, including Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati and Congress leader Manish Tewari have come out in support of Sania Mirza as the brand ambassador of Telangana, and criticized the BJP and its leaders for opposing her appointment.
Govt., Congress spar over LoP issue Jul 22, 5:02 pm
New Delhi, July 22 (ANI): The government today cried foul against the opposition Congress party, for casting aspersions against the Speaker over the contentious issue of Leader of Opposition (LoP) post in the Lok Sabha.
Opposition stalls parliament over allegations made by Katju Jul 22, 3:15 pm
New Delhi, July 22 (ANI): Both houses of parliament today witnessed an uproar over former Supreme Court judge Justice Markandey Katju's allegation of corruption existing in the judiciary.
Congress concerned over ceasefire violations by Pakistan, also criticizes Modi Government Jul 20, 2:53 pm
Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir), July 20 (ANI): Congress leader and Leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha, Ghulam Nabi Azad on Sunday, expressed concern over the unfortunate incidents of ceasefire violation from across the border from Pakistan, but also took potshots against the Centre.
Bangalore, July 18 (ANI): The alleged sexual assault of a minor girl in a Bangalore school took the Karnataka Assembly by storm on Friday, as the opposition cornered the state government on the issue.
New Delhi, July 18 (ANI): Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar on Friday expressed his displeasure over the manner in which the opposition is stalling proceedings in the Rajya Sabha over the Indian Government not inclined to give a response on the Gaza issue.
Israel-Palestine row force Rajya Sabha adjournment for the day Jul 16, 7:49 pm
New Delhi, July 16 (ANI): In the Rajya Sabha today, the Opposition parties stalled the proceedings over the procedural wrangle whether to take up or not a short duration discussion on violence in the Gaza and West Bank area of Palestine.
Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, Colombo, July 16 (ANI): Sri Lanka's opposition United National Party leader Ranil Wickremeisnghe has said that the country cannot overcome lawlessness until a well-organised struggle by parties is arranged to overthrow what he called the dictatorial government of President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
Gurgaon, July 16 (ANI): Senior journalist Ved Pratap Vaidik, who has been facing criticism from various opposition leaders across the nation over his recent meeting with 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed on July 2 in Lahore, Pakistan, said here on Wednesday that his interview to the Pakistani media has been portrayed by the Indian journalists in a wrong way.
Parliament adjourned again, NDA Govt. reiterates it had no role in Vaidik-Saeed meeting Jul 15, 12:48 pm
New Delhi, July 15 (ANI): Both Houses of Parliament witnessed regular disturbances on Tuesday, with an unrelenting opposition demanding an explanation from the NDA Government on journalist Ved Prakash Vaidik's meeting with 26/11 terror mastermind Hafiz Saeed nearly two weeks ago.
Rajya Sabha adjourned twice over journalist meeting Hafiz Saeed Jul 14, 2:01 pm
New Delhi, July 14 (ANI): The opposition Congress Party on Monday created an uproar in the Rajya Sabha over Baba Ramdev's close aide Ved Pratap Vaidak meeting with 26/11 terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed.
Ahmedabad, July 13 (ANI): Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday, claimed that the recent budget presented by the government, had every ingredient to pull the economy out of rut and sought some time from the opposition to rectify the situation.
DMK demands CBI inquiry in Chennai wall collapse case Jul 12, 3:17 pm
Chennai, July 12 (ANI): The opposition Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) in Tamil Nadu today held a rally in Chennai and demanded a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the wall collapse case that left 61 people dead.
Congress manipulating to get LoP post in Lok Sabha: Naqvi Jul 12, 12:10 pm
New Delhi, July 12 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Saturday accused the Congress of trying to secure the post of Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha through manipulation.
Opposition says Obama's invitation to Modi a diplomatic issue Jul 12, 12:10 pm
New Delhi, July 12 (ANI): Opposition leaders have said that President Barack Obama's invitation to Prime Minister Narendra Modi should be only seen as a regular diplomatic issue.
Mallikarjun Kharge meets Sumitra Mahajan over LoP issue Jul 9, 11:14 am
New Delhi, July 9 (ANI): Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Wednesday met Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan in the wake of a controversy over the Leader of Opposition (LoP) issue.
Sonia meets President, raises Leader of Opposition issue Jul 8, 9:45 pm
New Delhi, July 8 (ANI): Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday met President Pranab Mukherjee and raised the issue of the Leader of Opposition.
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): Congress leader Anand Sharma on Monday said that the party and its allies will be writing to Speaker Sumitra Mahajan asking for a quick decision in the issue of the Leader of Opposition.
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