As the BJP stood firm on complete rollback of foreign direct investment (FDI) in retail sector, the Congress critisised the main Opposition party of playing poll politics.
Bellary has turned into a fortress ahead of Tuesday's bypoll and it's a litmus test for the BJP as many of the party MLAs have been supporting independent candidate Sriramulu who's being backed by the Reddy brothers.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati's biggest project till date, 'Kanshiram Awaas Yojna', is under the scanner. The project is aimed at giving thousands of free low-cost homes to the poor in the cities of Uttar Pradesh.
The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Lokpal will meet on Wednesday to finalise draft bill.
There is a rift within the Congress party as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh continues to defend Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail.
The Congress has been completely isolated over the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Cabinet's decision to allow Foreign Direct Investment in multi-brand retail.
There is no love lost between the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance and the Opposition as the two sides are involved in a bitter battle of nerves during the ongoing winter session of Parliament.
The Prime Minister's all-party meeting to discuss the issue of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the retail sector on Tuesday failed to end the deadlock as the government gave no assurance on the issue.
The Parliament on Monday saw another day of no work as the MPs stalled the proceedings in both the Houses over government's decision on FDI in retail and Telangana.
In a relief for former telecom minister Sukhram who has been sentenced to five years in jail in the 1996 telecom scam, the Delhi High Court granted him bail on a surety of of Rs 10 lakh and on the condition that he cannot leave the country during this period.
The UPA Cabinet decision allowing Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in retail is proving to be a major headache for the Congress-led Government as the Opposition and even some of its own constituents like the Trinamool Congress and the DMK have come out openly against the move and demanded an immediate rollback of the decision.
Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi will be addressing a two day convention of the youth congress on Monday.
A day after bail was granted to five corporate executives, the Delhi High court is likely to hear the bail plea of DMK MP and 2G scam accused Kanimozhi on Thursday. Kanimozhi has sought an early listing of the matter.
It is the third day of the winter session of Parliament and the logjam over the black money issue that stalled the House for two days is likely to end.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Tuesday reached Bangalore special court for the second round of questioning in a disproportionate assets case.
Accusing the government of reducing the proposed Lokpal to an "empty tin box with no powers", Team Anna on Monday said they were surprised at the move to exclude Citizen's Charter and lower bureaucracy from the ambit of the ombudsman, contrary to a Parliament resolution.
Mayawati government's resolution to divide Uttar Pradesh into four parts - Purvanchal (Eastern UP), Harit Pradesh (Western UP), Bundelkhand and Awadh Pradesh (Central UP) - has been passed by the state Assembly.
The Samajwadi Party and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) have given a notice to Uttar Pradesh Assembly Speaker Sukhadeo Rajbhar to bring a no-confidence motion against the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP).
"Decide whether you want to stay with us or not", was a fresh ultimatum served to the Congress party by Trinamool Congress supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday after a protest rally by Youth Congress against alleged attacks on party workers by Trinamool activists.
A man was detained here today after his wife complained that he has "threatened" to harm BJP leader LK Advani, police said.
Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar convened an all-party meeting ahead of the winter session of Parliament in the national capital on Thursday.
The battle for Uttar Pradesh has well and truly begun with all the major political parties in the state sounding their bugle for what is expected to a fiercely contested four-way battle for securing power in Lucknow after the 2012 Assembly elections.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati on Tuesday said that she favoured the reorganisation of the state to ensure better development.
Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi on Monday kicked off the party's campaign for the 2012 Uttar Pradesh assembly election in Phulpur by saying that UPites have been forced by failed governments to beg in Maharashtra.
The Congress has sounded the poll bugle in Uttar Pradesh as Rahul Gandhi hit the campaign trail from his great grandfather Jawaharlal Nehru's constituency Phulpur, about 30 kms from Allahabad.