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Top Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov shot dead Feb 28, 2:34 pm
London, Feb 28 (ANI): Russia's former Deputy Prime Minister and leading opposition leader Boris Nemtsov has been shot dead in Moscow by an unidentified attacker in a car, said Russian officials.
New Delhi, Feb. 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged the opposition to help create a land acquisition bill that works for the benefit of the farmers, inviting his critics to 'work together' on the ordinance.
Uproar in Parliament over Venkaiah Naidu's 'insulting' remarks Feb 26, 12:40 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 26 (ANI): Parliament was in a state of uproar on Thursday after the opposition demanded a formal apology from Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu for his 'insulting' remarks.
JD (U) preparing for big movement against Land Acquisition Ordinance Feb 25, 12:33 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 25 (ANI): Reiterating his opposition to the Land Acquisition Ordinance, Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav on Wednesday said that he was preparing for a big movement against the ordinance.
Engine of growth needs to restart in country: Venkaiah Naidu Feb 25, 11:27 am
New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Hitting out at opposition protests against the Land Acquisition Ordinance, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday said the engine of growth needs to restart in the country.
New Delhi, Feb. 24 (ANI): The Congress on Tuesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party of failing to incorporate the viewpoints of the opposition in the Land Acquisition bill, accusing the government at the Centre of 'fundamentally' altering the elements of the ordinance.
New Delhi, Feb. 24 (ANI): The opposition on Tuesday staged a walk-out in the Lok Sabha, protesting against the introduction of the Land Acquisition Bill after it was introduced in the House by Union Minister for Rural Development Chaudhary Birender Singh.
Land Acquisition Bill 'anti-farmer', says Kharge Feb 24, 10:59 am
New Delhi, Feb. 24 (ANI): Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Tuesday termed the Land Acquisition Bill as 'anti-farmer' and added that his party will counter it tooth and nail by taking support from all the opposition parties.
London, Feb 23 (ANI): Former President of Maldives and opposition leader Mohamed Nasheed has reportedly been dragged into court by the police to face terror charges for ordering the arrest of a top judge while in office in January 2012.
Opposition plays a major role, says Bandana Kumari Feb 23, 7:10 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 23 (ANI): Bandana Kumari, who was elected as the Deputy Speaker of Delhi Assembly on Monday, said there should definitely be a Leader of Opposition in the house.
Former Maldives President arrested on 'terror charges' Feb 23, 10:15 am
London, Feb 23 (ANI): Former President of Maldives and opposition leader Mohamed Nasheed has been arrested by the police on terror charges, a report said.
Political crisis in Bihar: BJP MLAs protest against Speaker Feb 19, 2:06 pm
Patna, Feb. 19 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLAs staged a protest against Bihar Assembly Speaker Uday Narayan Chaudhary here on Wednesday over his 'unethical and unconstitutional' move to declare the Janata Dal (United) as the main opposition party.
New Delhi. Feb. 18 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Vijender Kumar Gupta, who has been chosen as the Leader of Opposition, on Wednesday said his party is ready for the challenge of functioning as the opposition in the Delhi Assembly.
New Delhi, Feb. 18 (ANI): Vijender Kumar Gupta, one of the three successful BJP candidates in Delhi Assembly, was on Wednesday named by the party as the Leader of Opposition.
JD (U) misusing office of Assembly Speaker, alleges BJP Feb 18, 2:33 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 18 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday alleged that the Janata Dal (United) is misusing the office of Bihar Assembly Speaker Uday Narain Choudhary, adding that the Sharad Yadav-led party wants to stay in power and also play the role of opposition.
MP Assembly adjourned till tomorrow after opposition uproar Feb 18, 12:48 pm
Bhopal, Feb. 18 (ANI): The Madhya Pradesh Assembly has been adjourned till tomorrow following a massive uproar by the Congress Party over the Vyapam scam.
Bihar Assembly Speaker Chaudhary to hold all-party meet today Feb 16, 9:37 am
New Delhi, Feb. 16 (ANI): Bihar Assembly Speaker Uday Narayan Chaudhary on Monday has called a meeting of all political parties in Patna to decide on different issues including the demand for the status of opposition party made by the Nitish Kumar group of JD(U).
Dhaka, Feb.12 (ANI): Garment makers, transport vehicles owners, insurers and bankers will observe a hunger strike on Saturday over a demand to end the opposition-led political limbo in Bangladesh.
Malaysian court upholds Anwar Ibrahim's conviction for sodomy Feb 11, 11:22 am
London, Feb 11 (ANI): Malaysia's top court has reportedly upheld the conviction of opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim and the five years' imprisonment handed down to him in March 2014 for sodomy, post turning down his appeal.
Bangladesh could well become another Syria Feb 11, 9:00 am
New Delhi, Feb.11 (ANI): The political crisis in Bangladesh, which has been triggered by the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) - led 20-party opposition alliance, is creating severe disturbance in public life, and highly placed experts in Bangladesh have warned that unless checked, the country could become another Syria.
No place for arrogance in governance, says AAP Feb 10, 7:52 pm
New Delhi Feb. 10 (ANI): After an unprecedented win in the Delhi Assembly elections, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday took a jibe at opposition parties saying that arrogance and proud attitude does not work in governance.
BJP suffers setback in Delhi polls, says 'will accept mandate' Feb 10, 10:04 am
New Delhi, Feb. 10 (ANI): With the latest trends suggesting a splendid win for the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Delhi Assembly polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday said that it would accept the public mandate and prepare to sit in the opposition.
New Delhi, Feb. 9 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday alleged that the whole story in Bihar has been scripted by the ego of Janata Dal (United) leader Nitish Kumar and said that it had acted as a 'responsible' opposition in the state.
Jammu, Feb. 7 (ANI): Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday said that he was hopeful that the Member of Legislative Assemblies (MLAs) would vote in favour of former union minister and Leader of Opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad in the Rajya Sabha polls in the state.
Opposition walks out of Tripura Assembly Feb 6, 6:26 pm
Agarwal, Feb. 6 (ANI) The Tripura Assembly on Friday witnessed uproarious scenes during the first day of the budget session following Governor Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya's speech. The opposition walked out after the speaker rejected an adjournment motion on corruption.
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