Modi made these remarks at the BJP Parliamentary Party meet in which party chief Amit Shah blamed the opposition for the impasse in Parliament and asked MPs to hold press conferences in the coming three days in their parliamentary constituencies to highlight the matter, party leaders Prakash Javadekar and Anil Baluni told reporters.
According to Congress sources, the party submitted the notice in the office of the Lok Sabha Secretary General
The judgment was delivered by a bench of Justices Sanjiv Khanna and Chander Shekhar on the grounds that the lawmakers were not given proper hearing. The case has now been referred back to the poll panel for reconsideration.
Live updates from the Rajya Sabha election, through which the ruling-BJP is seeking a higher tally in the Upper House.
By some queer stroke of luck or may be design, Behenji nominated Bhim Rao Ambedkar to take on the SP from Lakhna in 2007. If politics is about perception and messaging, then Mayawati succeeded in doing precisely that by winning comfortable majority in the state and getting Ambedkar elected from Mulayam’s bastion.
To counter the opposition Congress-NCPs's notice of no-confidence against Assembly Speaker Haribhau Bagde, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today moved a motion of confidence, which was passed by the House with a voice vote.
Congress president Rahul Gandhi today said the BJP's "lying factory" was at work again, stymieing a media story on Cambridge Analytica allegedly being paid to sabotage the Congress by spinning "fake news" of the party working with the data firm instead.
The department said it recognises Lingayats and Veerashaiva Lingayats as minorities without affecting the rights and interests of other religious minorities of Karnataka, including reservations.
Social activist Anna Hazare is set to go on an indefinite hunger strike against the Centre in Delhi today, nearly seven years after his anti-corruption movement caught the imagination of millions of Indians and shook the then UPA government.
Live updates from the Lok Sabha as Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and YSR Congress move the motion of no confidence against the BJP-led NDA government.
The Congress today accused Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath of withdrawing cases of heinous crimes such as rioting in Muzaffarnagar on religious lines.
The Delhi BJP rubbished the AAP government's budget presented in the Assembly today as a "jugglery of statistics" and claimed that the government has announced schemes without constitutional approval.
Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today said Odisha has provided forest rights titles to 4.11 lakh individuals, the highest in the country, and it is firmly on the path of equitable and inclusive growth.
RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav today said JD(U) president Nitish Kumar had a lot to answer as his party leader K C Tyagi's son was reportedly associated with controversial data mining firm Cambridge Analytica.
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh today flayed the Akalis claiming they tried to take credit for various welfare and development initiatives of the Congress government by portraying them as their own.
Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh president Prakash Ambedkar today said the BJP-led Maharashtra government lacks the political will to arrest pro-Hindutva leader Sambhaji Bhide, accused of instigating violence at Bhima-Koregaon near Pune on January 1.
The Congress tonight issued a three-line whip to all its MPs in the Rajya Sabha asking them to be present in the House at 11 am tomorrow in full strength and support the party's stand.
The party also alleged that the protests by Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) and AIADMK in the two Houses were "planted".
The saffron party is assured of victory in eight of the ten seats going by its dominant numbers in the state Assembly along with its allies.
The Rajya Sabha, which has been adjourned 25 times in 13 days in March, has a productivity of 6% this month
Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad also rejected the Congress' claim that it had never used the services of Cambridge Analytica, and insisted that the opposition party and Gandhi did do it.
Congress MPs Ambika Soni, Pratap Bajwa and Shamsher Singh Dullo said they would move a motion against Swaraj in the Upper House after compiling documents and information on the issue.
The Cambridge Analytica-Facebook controversy brings back the limelight on individual privacy
Earlier in the day, Congress president Rahul Gandhi accused the government of inventing data theft story and blaming it on his party to divert attention from the deaths of 39 Indians in Iraq.
TRS Chief K Chandrashekhar Rao had recently said a non-Congress and non-BJP front should be formed in the country.