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Nepal Government agrees to release Rs. 200,000 aid in two tranches  Jun 30, 3:56 pm
Kathmandu, Jun 30 (ANI): Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli addressed the Parliament after a week of deadlock between the ruling and the opposition party over the release of aid for earthquake victims.
Uproar in J-K Assembly over Handwara killings  Jun 30, 1:10 pm
Srinagar, June 30 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir Assembly witnessed a major uproar today with the opposition parties National Conference and Congress staging a walkout over the Handwara killings.
Vadra cries foul, says being "used for political gains"  Jun 30, 10:40 am
New Delhi, June 30 (ANI): Congress president Soina Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra has hit back at his critics and alleged that he is being used by the opposition parties for political gains.
Drug menace more prevalent in other states, opposition trying to defame us: Punjab CM  Jun 28, 9:11 pm
Amritsar(Punjab), June 26 (ANI): Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Tuesday rubbished claims that drug menace is enveloping Punjab and said that the opposition parties are raising the issue to defame his party.
Seven charged over Italian aid worker's murder in Bangladesh  Jun 28, 6:23 pm
Dhaka, June 28 (ANI): Seven people, including a senior opposition official, have been charged by the Bangladeshi police for the September 2015 murder of an Italian aid worker.
Task force meeting to resolve impasse in Nepal parliament ends inconclusively  Jun 28, 1:20 pm
Kathmandu, June 28 (ANI): A meeting of the task force formed by Nepal's ruling and opposition parties to end the House disruption ended inconclusively today.
India becomes full member of Missile Technology Control Regime  Jun 27, 11:26 am
New Delhi, June 27 (ANI): Days after failing to get entry into the elite Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) following stiff opposition from China and a few other countries, India on Monday joined the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) as a full member.
JD (U) dubs NSG blockade as Modi Govt.'s 'biggest foreign policy failure'   Jun 27, 9:28 am
Bhubaneswar, June 27 (ANI): With the Opposition targeting the Narendra Modi Government over India's failure to clinch a membership in the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), the Janata Dal (United) on Monday dubbed the blockade as 'biggest foreign policy failure' of the current regime.
Opposition parties do not implement Centre sponsored schemes: Rijiju  Jun 26, 6:03 pm
Hyderabad, June 26 (ANI): Reaching out to the people of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Sunday said the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) believes in good governance and alleged that the benefits of the Central Government sponsored schemes do not reach the general public in the states ruled by other parties.
Adamant Nepali Congress demands compensation to quake victims  Jun 26, 1:51 pm
Kathmandu, June 26 (ANI): Nepali Congress, the main opposition party, today obstructed the Parliament meeting demanding Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli led-government to provide a lump sum of Rs. two lakh to earthquake victims to rebuild their houses.
Panamagate scandal: Bilawal calls for accountability, warns of street agitation  Jun 26, 12:35 pm
Karachi, June 26 (ANI): Pakistan People's Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has warned Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif led-government of street agitation if the joint opposition's efforts for an inquiry into the Panamagate scandal are destroyed through political gimmickry.
Parliament session put off until Sunday after Nepali Congress obstruction  Jun 25, 1:46 pm
Kathmandu, June 25 (ANI): Nepal's Legislature-Parliament meeting has been deferred until Sunday after the main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) demanded that the government provide housing aid of Rs 200,000 to earthquake victims in one go, instead of in three tranches.
Maldives opposition seeks active role from India  Jun 23, 4:53 pm
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): India can play much bigger role in Maldives, according to Maldives United Opposition's shadow foreign minister Ahmed Naseem.
Opposition parties slam govt over changing terminology used for Rakhine Muslim minority  Jun 23, 12:48 pm
Naypyidaw, June 23 (ANI): Nationalist politicians are criticizing the government for pushing an official change of terminology used to refer to a Muslim minority in Rakhine State.
BJP asks opposition to keep politics aside at least on 'Yog Diwas'  Jun 21, 11:15 am
New Delhi, June 21 (ANI): Lauding Prime Minister Narendra Modi's initiative of International Yoga Day, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday asked the opposition to keep politics aside at least on this day, adding that they should rather practice yoga and aim to achieve well-being.
Katheria stirs row, calls for saffronisation of education  Jun 19, 1:58 pm
Lucknow, June 19 (ANI): In what may give the Opposition a fresh ammunition to escalate its attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government, Minister of State for Human Resource and Development (HRD) Ramshankar Katheria has said there is no problem with saffronisation of education if it is for the nation's benefit.
Under fire Swamy fires fresh salvo, says Rajan was Congress' agent  Jun 19, 1:12 pm
Noida, June 19 (ANI): Shrugging off cries of outrage and allegations from the opposition holding him responsible for RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan's decision to not continue with his post, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Sunday asserted that he did not care what the others said, as Rajan was the government's employee, adding that he was a Congress 'agent' bent on sabotaging the Indian economy.
Maoist stronghold Bastar has a new star in tribal farmer's IIT daughter  Jun 17, 8:18 am
Bastar (Chhattisgarh), June 17 (ANI): "Success is not measured by what you accomplish, but by the opposition you have encountered, and the courage with which you have maintained the struggle against overwhelming odds", this inspiring quote by famous American author Orison Swett Marden perfectly fits on tribal girl Savitri Kashyap, who conquered all obstacles in life and cracked IITJEE, one of the toughest exams in the country.
Labour MP Jo Cox killed in Birstall  Jun 16, 10:26 pm
London, June 16 (ANI): A lawmaker from the U.K.'s main opposition Labour Party, Jo Cox, on Thursday died after being shot and stabbed multiple times after a constituency meeting in Birstall, West Yorkshire.
Opposition playing petty politics for ulterior motives: Kamal Nath  Jun 16, 6:41 pm
New Delhi, June 16 (ANI): Congress leader Kamal Nath, who has resigned as the party's in-charge of Punjab affairs, today rubbished the allegations being levelled against him and accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) of twisting facts for their ulterior motives.
Do not take opposition 'lightly', PM tells BJP workers ahead of national executive meet  Jun 12, 6:00 pm
Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh), June 12 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has told the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers not to take the opposition lightly and counter their accusations by working for the people.
Vijender Gupta justifies his 'stand', says was trying to expose corruption  Jun 11, 8:24 am
New Delhi, June 11 (ANI): Justifying his 'stand' in the Delhi Assembly, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Vijender Gupta on Saturday accused Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of hiding issues of corruption, adding when he was trying to expose the matter, his mike was put off, so he had to perch atop a desk to put forth his views.
BJP gears up to fire back at Cong in Allahabad national executive meet  Jun 8, 4:03 pm
Allahabad (Uttar Pradesh), June 8 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which is gearing up for the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections scheduled next year, will hold its first national executive committee meeting on June 12 and 13 in Allahabad to chalk out strategies to silence the opposition in the politically crucial state.
Private providers in higher education have largely grown in a policy vacuum: Vice President  Jun 8, 3:23 pm
New Delhi, June 8 (ANI): Stating that the private providers in higher education have largely grown in a policy vacuum, Vice President Mohammed Hamid Ansari today said a bill to regulate the establishment of private universities, introduced in Parliament in 2005, was shelved after opposition from various political parties and private players.
Pak opposed to UNSC expansion  Jun 3, 5:20 pm
New York, June 3 (ANI): Pakistan is standing firm in its opposition to the expansion of permanent members in the United Nations Security Council, saying additions don't and won't guarantee enhanced representativeness or effectiveness.