The motion can be accepted only if it has the support of at least 50 members in the House. YSR Congress has nine MPs in the Lok Sabha.
Union minister J P Nadda was today elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha from the lone seat in Himachal Pradesh.
SAD chief Sukhbir Singh Badal, while speaking to reporters here, also termed the one year rule of the Congress government in the state as a "total failure". Amarinder Singh, along with his ministers, was sworn in on March 16 last year after the Congress stormed to power in the state polls.
The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister, whose gamble of backing the Samajwadi Party for the bypolls in Gorakhpur and Phulpur in the state paid rich dividends, said the idea was to teach the party a lesson.
The chief of the Biju Janata Dal (BJD), which was in alliance with the BJP till 2009, added that he had not thought about aligning with any front.
The decision on whether to quit the ruling alliance in the Centre will be taken at a politburo meeting on Friday.
Yesterday, in a scene which seemed unimaginable only till the recent past, Yadav had rushed to the residence of the BSP supremo shortly after his candidates emerged victorious and thanked her.
Sources tell Network18 that the TDP may pull out of the NDA tomorrow. Last week, TDP chief and Andhra Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu pulled his two ministers from the cabinet over the centre refusing to grant special category status to the state, reports CNN-News18's Marya Shakil.
Rebel AIADMK leader Dhinakaran floated his new political party, the "Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam", named after late Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa.
Targeting the state government on the Cauvery river water issue, opposition parties led by DMK, however, staged a walkout from the Assembly on the opening day of the house.
The CPI today said fielding a common opposition candidate against the BJP would be the best strategy to defeat the lead party of the ruling NDA in the next Lok Sabha elections.
The BJP's nominee for the Rajya Sabha polls in Maharashtra withdrew today, clearing the way for the other six candidates, including Union Minister Prakash Javadekar, to be elected to the Upper House unopposed.
The ballot paper system was the best way of voting, the SP leader said, adding that it helped the people air their anger.
Buoyed by the bypoll victory in Bihar, RJD MLAs today staged a demonstration outside the state assembly demanding resignation of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over the ruling coalition's defeat in the by-elections.
The Sena editorial in 'Saamana' stated that the bypoll results would give a boost to the opposition.
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today said Parliament should function to debate serious issue of alleged PNB bank fraud by Nirav Modi and others that have damaged the image of the country and led people to question the entire banking system.
The TDP MP said the division of Andhra Pradesh in 2014 was done in a "hasty, unjust and unscientific manner".
The Samajwadi Party (SP), Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) alliance stumps the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Uttar Pradesh (UP) bypolls to beat BJP in Yogi Adithyanath's Gorakhpur bastian after nearly 3 decades. They also win the Phulpur Lok Sabha seat while in Bihar, RJD retains the Araria Lok Sabha constituency. In an interview with CNBC-TV18, Aditi Phadnis, Political Editor at Business Standard shared her views on the same.
Rebel AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran on Thursday floated a new party, the Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam named after the late Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa.
As soon as Speaker Sumitra Mahajan took up the Question Hour, members from various parties trooped into the Well holding placards.
"Shah is coming here on April 6, which is the Foundation Day of the BJP. He will address a rally in the BKC on the same day. He will hold meetings with party officials, leaders and workers," a BJP leader said.
The big domestic story remains the latest bypolls results from Uttar Pradesh (UP) and Bihar and some of them are Lok Sabha bypolls.
The Confederation of Indian Industry on Wednesday lauded West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her "industry-driven development model", which led to "Rs 1,500 crore investment proposals" at the two-day Darjeeling Business Summit here.
The AAP's claim comes in the backdrop of the BJP-led civic body alleging political vendetta behind the AAP government not releasing funds to it, which it claims owes Rs 2,600 crore as its legal share in taxes.
What transpired at the meeting was not immediately known, but party insiders believed the two leaders discussed a grand alliance ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.