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Prem Kumar elected leader of opposition in Bihar Assembly  Nov 29, 9:11 pm
Patna, Nov. 29 (ANI): Prem Kumar was elected as the leader of the opposition in the Bihar assembly on Sunday.
Fissures in Congress over Farooq Abdullah's 'PoK' statement  Nov 28, 12:39 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 28 (ANI): In what may give new ammunition to the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) under pressure over the passage of the Goods and Service Tax (GST) Bill, contradictory views emerged from the opposition Congress on former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah's controversial statement on Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK).
Congress to back GST only if demands are met: Kharge  Nov 28, 11:43 am
New Delhi, Nov.28 (ANI): Leader of the Opposition in Lok Sabha, Mallikarjun Kharge, on Saturday said the Congress Party can give a green signal to the Goods and Services Tax Bill (GST) in the Parliament only if the Centre comes out with a formula for addressing their three demands.
Manmohan explained Congress` stand on GST to PM, says Anand Sharma  Nov 27, 9:49 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): Congress leader and deputy leader of opposition in the Rajya Sabha Anand Sharma on Friday said the meeting between former prime minister Dr. Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia and Prime Minister Narendra Modi at 7, Race Course Road, was constructive, where Singh clearly explained them the Congress' position on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill.
'Public pressure' forced PM to invite Sonia, Manmohan for talks: Rahul Gandhi  Nov 27, 12:30 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Friday asserted that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has invited the opposition top brass under 'public pressure' as it is quite contrary to his regular style of functioning.
Winter Session: PM Modi invites Sonia, Manmohan for 'tea'  Nov 27, 11:21 am
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): In a move aimed at reaching out to the opposition to discuss the smooth functioning of the Parliament and bring an end to the impasse over the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has invited Congress president Sonia Gandhi and his predecessor Dr. Manmohan Singh for tea.
Pakistan to summon B'desh envoy over war criminals' hangings  Nov 26, 2:46 pm
Karachi, Nov. 26 (ANI): Pakistan has decided to lodge a protest with the Bangladesh envoy to convey its concerns over the recent hangings of two opposition members Salauddin Quadir Chowdhury, leader of the Bangladesh National Party, and Ali Ahsan Mojaheed of the Jamaat-e-Islami.
JD (U), NCP support GST but with amendments  Nov 26, 11:59 am
New Delhi, Nov. 26 (ANI): The Janata Dal (United) and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Thursday voiced their support for the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill but said that the government should look into amendments suggested by the opposition.
Winter Session of Parliament begins today, govt. says will discuss GST, intolerance  Nov 26, 8:27 am
New Delhi, Nov. 26 (ANI): The winter session of the Parliament begins today and the month-long session is expected to be stormy as the opposition is ready to corner the government on issues like intolerance, GST and price rise.
Ready to discuss 'so called intolerance', says Venkaiah Naidu  Nov 25, 8:31 pm
New Delhi, Nov.25 (ANI): Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday said the ruling party is ready to discuss issues of intolerance, and Goods and Services Tax(GST) Bill among many other bills with the Opposition in the Winter Session of the Parliament which begins tomorrow.
Rahul Gandhi bats for people friendly GST Bill  Nov 25, 4:20 pm
Bengaluru, Nov.26 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said that the opposition would not stalling the Parliament just for sake of it but because they want a Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill that suits the country and is beneficial for the people.
BJP has made GST Bill a prestige issue: Congress  Nov 25, 12:12 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 25 (ANI): Accusing the NDA Government of not incorporating the changes suggested by the opposition in the GST Bill, Congress leader P.L. Punia on Wednesday said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has made it a prestige issue.
Ready for debate on any issue with opposition: Govt.  Nov 25, 10:40 am
New Delhi, Nov. 25 (ANI): Ahead of the Winter Session of the Parliament, Minister of State for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Wednesday said that the government is ready to discuss any matter with the opposition provided that it is 'constructive' and aimed at the nation's well being.
Ahead of winter session, Govt calls all-party meeting tomorrow  Nov 24, 10:49 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 24 (ANI): With the winter session of Parliament beginning Thursday, the Government has convened an all-party meeting on Wednesday morning to reach out to the opposition parties to ensure smooth business in both Houses.
GST, intolerance top Congress' agenda for winter session  Nov 24, 9:06 pm
New Delhi, Nov.24 (ANI): Congress leader and deputy leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Anand Sharma on Tuesday said the upcoming winter session of Parliament cannot be restricted to a bill of the government, but certain issues like debate over rising intolerance in the country, farmers' suicide will be top agenda for the Opposition.
Govt. keen on passage of GST Bill in Winter Session  Nov 24, 4:36 pm
New Delhi, Nov 24 (ANI): The government is making all attempts to bring the opposition on board over the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill ahead of the upcoming Winter Session of Parliament beginning on November 26.
Bangladesh: Two opposition leaders hanged for 1971 war crimes  Nov 22, 8:35 am
Dhaka, Nov. 22 (ANI): For the first time in Bangladesh, two top opposition leaders have been hanged for war crimes committed during the 1971 Liberation war against Pakistan.
Bangladesh SC upholds death warrant against two 1971 war criminals  Nov 18, 7:25 pm
Dhaka, Nov.18 (ANI): Bangladesh Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the death warrants issued against the two senior opposition politicians for their roles in war crimes against humanity during the country's 1971 liberation war.
Parl winter session: Opposition to debate on resolution against 'intolerance'  Nov 16, 11:58 am
New Delhi, Nov. 16 (ANI): In the run-up to the Parliament winter session, opposition parties have started a coordinated effort to debate on the issue of 'growing intolerance' and 'communalism' and a passage of a resolution condemning such incidents.
Rahul targets Modi again, says BJP not interested in Parliament  Nov 14, 4:56 pm
New Delhi, Nov.14 (ANI): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday once again led an all-out attack at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying that he and his government don't take interest in the questions raised by the Opposition in the parliament.
Opposition insulting India by attacking PM Modi: BJP  Nov 13, 3:00 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 13 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday lashed out at the opposition parties for criticizing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent remark on intolerance in UK, saying that they were insulting the nation by doing so.
BJP defends PM from Opposition's barrage, says he is 'most popular' leader  Nov 13, 12:03 pm
Bengaluru, Nov. 13 (ANI): Defending Prime Minister Narendra Modi against the torrent of sundry charges from the Opposition, the Centre said on Friday that he was without a doubt one of the most popular leaders in the world and that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was proud of him and was thriving under his leadership.
Opposition dubs PM Modi's U.K visit as a 'publicity exercise'  Nov 12, 11:25 am
New Delhi, Nov. 12 (ANI): Opposition parties on Thursday launched a scathing attack at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his three-day visit to the United Kingdom, saying it was nothing but a 'publicity exercise'.
Suu Kyi repeats history after 25 years  Nov 10, 5:47 pm
Naypyidaw, Nov. 10 (ANI): Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) is on track for a repeat of its 1990 landslide election victory with results from more than 20 percent of all seats officially declared.