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Opposition walks out of J-K Assembly over poor PDP-BJP response to flood crisis  Mar 31, 2:37 pm
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.
IAS officer's death: Siddaramaiah takes on opposition, says 'truth will come out'  Mar 21, 12:32 pm
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.
'Stubborn' K'taka Govt. trying to hush up IAS officer's death case: Shettar  Mar 19, 1:47 pm
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.
Land Acquisition Bill: BJP challenges opposition, social activists for open debate  Mar 19, 12:51 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 19 (ANI): Amid sharp controversy over the Land Acquisition Bill, the Narendra Modi-led NDA Government on Thursday challenged the opposition and social activists for an open debate on the matter.
Opposition leader Isaac Herzog concedes defeat in Israeli election  Mar 18, 1:51 pm
Washington, March 18 (ANI): Israel's Zionist Union chief Isaac Herzog has conceded defeat in the country's election as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Likud party earned 30 out of parliament's 120 seats.
Opposition march: Jaitley blasts Congress' 'obstructionism'   Mar 17, 8:04 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 17 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday condemned the Congress party for adopting obstructionism both as a strategy and an ideology following the party's march against the Land Acquisition Bill.
Opposition march: Sonia Gandhi appeals Prez Mukherjee to intervene in farmers' interest  Mar 17, 7:05 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 17 (ANI): Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday said the opposition parties had got together to protest against the Land Acquisition Bill and to appeal to President Pranab Mukherjee to intervene in the matter to protect the interest of farmers.
Opposition marches towards President's House   Mar 17, 5:44 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 17 (ANI): The opposition on Tuesday started its march from the Parliament to the President's House to protest against the Land Acquisition Bill.
Pak National Assembly admits religious minorities felt 'insecure' in the country  Mar 17, 2:36 pm
Karachi, March 17 (ANI): Days after two suicide bombers blew themselves up near two separate churches in Lahore, members of opposition and treasury benches in Pakistan's National Assembly have reportedly admitted that religious minorities in the country felt insecure due to the deteriorating law and order situation.
NCP's policy on Land Acquisition Bill in accordance with opposition's stand: Majid Memon  Mar 17, 10:32 am
New Delhi, Mar. 17 (ANI): Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majid Memon on Tuesday said that his organisation's policy on the Land Acquisition Bill is along the lines of the stand taken by other opposition parties, adding that the ordinance contains certain provisions which are not to their agreement.
Naidu hits back at Congress, says Delhi Police profiles leaders for security  Mar 16, 4:11 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 16 (ANI): Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Venkaiah Naidu on Monday said the profiling of leaders was not dependant on whether their party was in power or in opposition, stating that the procedure followed by the Delhi Police was a routine exercise in order to cater to the security of 'VVIPs'.
'Speed Merchant' Cummins eyeing to unleash 'bouncer barrage' at opposition during WC playoffs  Mar 16, 3:05 pm
Sydney, Mar 16 (ANI): Australia's opponents have been warned of an impending bouncer barrage from rising speedster Pat Cummins as the paceman has claimed that he would be at his menacing best during the knockout stages in the ongoing World Cup.
Govt. maintains there was "transparent profiling" of Rahul Gandhi, not snooping  Mar 16, 2:38 pm
New Delhi, Mar.16 (ANI): Rejecting the Congress Party's charge that the NDA Government had ordered snooping on party vice-president Rahul Gandhi, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday that the latter was simply making a "mountain out of what is not even a molehill", and added that what was undertaken by the Delhi Police was a routine transparent security profiling of the 526 VIPs that live in the Lutyens area of the national capital.
Profiling of leaders a practice since long: Bassi  Mar 16, 2:24 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 16: Delhi Police Commissioner B.S. Bassi on Monday denied that his force was profiling opposition leaders at the behest of the government, stating that the procedure has been practiced for decades.
Land Acquisition Bill amendment only for businessmen, says Jairam Ramesh  Mar 13, 6:20 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 13 (ANI): Congress leader Jairam Ramesh said the opposition parties in the Rajya Sabha are against the amendments in the Land Acquisition Bill, which he termed as anti-farmer, adding that they would only profit businessmen.
Sharad Yadav's 'appalling' remarks draw BJP, Congress ire  Mar 13, 6:13 pm
New Delhi, Mar. 13 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav's comments about south Indian women in Parliament yesterday have drawn all round condemnation from the opposition Congress and the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party, who termed it as 'appalling', 'racist' and 'misogynistic'.
Chandy defends Mani, takes on 'adamant' opposition  Mar 13, 2:18 pm
Trivandrum, Mar. 13 (ANI): Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Friday condemned the chaos in and outside the Kerala Assembly during the budget session, and described the whole situation as unfortunate and caused by an adamant opposition.
Opposition in Kerala behaving in 'undemocratic manner': Congress   Mar 13, 11:57 am
New Delhi, Mar. 13 (ANI): Congress leader P.C. Chacko on Friday alleged that the opposition party in Kerala is behaving in a very undemocratic manner.