Congress leader Shobha Oza today dubbed as "Tughlaq like" some of the orders issued by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the wake of demonetisation decision.
10 Dec 2016, 5.36 pm | Source: PTI
AIADMK today said it had no answer to whether its deceased party supremo Jayalalithaa had left behind a will for her properties worth about Rs 113.72 crore.
10 Dec 2016, 4.08 pm | Source: PTI
Strongly defending former Chief Minister and party supremo Jayalalithaa's aide V K Sasikala, ruling AIADMK today said there is nothing wrong in its leaders calling on her as she is a key member and asserted a person would soon be ...
10 Dec 2016, 3.08 pm | Source: PTI
The Winter session of Parliament appears to be headed for a virtual washout with the third week ending today without transaction of any substantial business because of the Opposition ruckus over demonetisation and some other i...
09 Dec 2016, 8.18 pm | Source: PTI
Information and Broadcasting Minister Venakaiah Naidu also termed the 'dharna' by opposition leaders near the Gandhi statue in Parliament premises as a big 'tamasha' and an insult to the Father of the Nation.
08 Dec 2016, 2.34 pm | Source: PTI
As soon as the House assembled, leader of Congress in the House Mallikarjun Kharge wanted to raise some issue but Speaker Sumitra Mahajan did not allow him and started the Question Hour.
08 Dec 2016, 12.44 pm | Source: PTI
Speaking to reporters in Parliament premises, he said the Prime Minister is "having nice time" and has over the past one month "changed his narrative" on the issue while people are reeling under hardships.
08 Dec 2016, 12.24 pm | Source: PTI
Opposition parties are observing 'Black Day' today to mark completion of a month of the demonetisation announcement.
08 Dec 2016, 12.02 pm | Source: PTI
BJP MP from Koderma Ravindra Kumar Rai today said the scheduled tribes should get adequate seats in the Lok Sabha and state assembly based on their population ratio.
07 Dec 2016, 9.52 pm | Source: PTI
AIADMK will head for a split as J Jayalalithaa's close confidante Sasikala Natarajan will take over the reins of the party and not allow newly-elected Chief Minister O Panneerselvam to function independently, senior BJP leader Sub...
06 Dec 2016, 9.28 pm | Source: PTI
Shah also hit out at former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who has criticised demonetization, saying that despite being an economist, he had brought the growth rate down "from 8 percent to 4 percent" while a "chaiwallah" PM has ag...
06 Dec 2016, 3.20 pm | Source: PTI
MK Venu, Founding Editor at The Wire says backward caste politics are here to stay despite Jayalalithaa's death. O Panneerselvam will have to increase the funds for welfare schemes.
06 Dec 2016, 11.46 am | Source: CNBC-TV18
In a series of tweets, Chidambaram also said that the late Chief Minister acquired loyal following that equalled that of her mentor MG Ramachandran.
06 Dec 2016, 9.54 am | Source: PTI
O. Panneerselvam, who served as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu from 2001 to 2002 and again from 2014 to 2015, a trusted aide of AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa is likely to succeed her.
05 Dec 2016, 3.58 pm | Source: NEWS18.com
As soon as the House assembled for the day, Leader of Congress Mallikarjun Kharge said the Opposition was ready to initiate the debate under Rule 184 instead of their original demand for it to be held under Rule 56, and the govern...
05 Dec 2016, 1.02 pm | Source: PTI
BJP National Secretary Shrikant Sharma said despite the opposition's attack people were supporting the Narendra Modi government on demonetisation as it was an attack on black money and corruption and asserted that Congress has bee...
05 Dec 2016, 8.12 am | Source: PTI
Marking another week of virtual washout of proceedings barring the passage of the Bill to amend the I-T Act without discussion, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan adjourned the proceedings for the day little past 1230 hours.
02 Dec 2016, 2.02 pm | Source: PTI
While PM Narendra Modi's demonetisation drive has drawn flak from NDA allies and opposition parties, AIADMK hasn't joined the chorus. CNBC-TV18's Jude Sannith finds out why.
01 Dec 2016, 9.49 pm | Source: CNBC-TV18
Describing the Income Tax Amendment Bill as "unleashing of taxation terrorism", Congress today said it is "a big assault" on the federal economy of the country that would reduce the income of states to the extent of 50 per cent.
01 Dec 2016, 9.12 pm | Source: PTI
When the House assembled in the morning, Opposition members raised slogans and rushed into the Well demanding a debate on demonetisation under rules which entail voting, forcing an adjournment till noon.
30 Nov 2016, 2.04 pm | Source: PTI
Rejecting the government's offer for discussion on the situation along the border and resuming the debate on demonetisation of 500 and 1000 rupee notes, Opposition members trooped into the Well shouting anti-government slogans, fo...
30 Nov 2016, 12.20 pm | Source: PTI
The demonetisaton move was aimed at giving leverage to BJP in the upcoming Assembly elections but it is set to boomerang on the saffron party because of its ill-planning, Congress leader Kapil Sibal said today.
28 Nov 2016, 2.34 pm | Source: PTI
"Mr Narendra Modi used to call Manmohan Singh "Moun Mohan Singh" - that he doesn't open his mouth. In this Parliament session, the tables have reversed. Manmohan Singh spoke rather eloquently and it was Modi who was sitting silent...
26 Nov 2016, 4.56 pm | Source: PTI
However, the attack on black money would yield better results only when scrapping of notes is coupled with attack on benami properties and prohibition, the chief minister said.
25 Nov 2016, 2.48 pm | Source: PTI
"Shocking that Rs 1.28 lakh crore have been lost forever due to note-ban only in 'transactions' in the country, says CMIE, top research body. World-famous Moody's says 'note ban will badly disrupt economic activity'," Banerjee sai...
25 Nov 2016, 2.24 pm | Source: PTI
Demanding his presence in the House, Opposition members raised slogans asking Modi to make his statements inside the House and not to attack them outside.
25 Nov 2016, 2.02 pm | Source: PTI
Immediately after the House mourned the death of its former member Dipen Ghosh, Mayawati (BSP) was up on her feet saying the Prime Minister had this morning "wrongly accused opposition of holding blackmoney" and demanded that he s...
25 Nov 2016, 12.46 pm | Source: PTI
Latching on to media reports, Yechury sought to pick holes in the November 8 decision as he noted that 29 crore out of the 30 crore Rupay card holders have never used their cards in a swipe machine.
25 Nov 2016, 12.42 pm | Source: PTI
All party leaders from the state will participate in the campaign in the districts, MPCC spokesman Sachin Sawant told reporters here.
25 Nov 2016, 9.10 am | Source: PTI
Modi, with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Minister of State of Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi in tow, made the gesture when the Upper House went into lunch break amid a debate on demonetisation.
24 Nov 2016, 2.18 pm | Source: PTI