Rajya Sabha adjourned sine die
He complimented the members for making this session productive and for improving the quality of debates. The Rajya Sabha chairman said the seriousness is borne out of a definite sense of purpose of enhancing the dignity of this august institution. Prime Minister Narendra Modi was present in the House during the valedictory remarks.
Absolutely no question of Rahul apologising over his comment: Tharoor
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Lok Sabha adjourns sine die
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Leaders pays tribute to victims of 2001 Parliament attack
Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh, Union Home Minister Amit Shah, former prime minister Manmohan Singh, Leader of Opposition in the upper House Ghulam Nabi Azad were among those who paid floral tributes. As a mark of respect, Naidu was also seen removing his cap before paying floral tributes to the deceased.
World Bank report projects strong long-term potential for Northeast
The report comes amid turmoil in the north-eastern states over the new citizenship rules that became law on Thursday, and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe cancelling his India visit during which he was to hold the annual summit with his Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi, in Guwahati starting this Sunday.
PM Modi reassures Assamese people who're concerned over Citizenship Amendment Bill
In an attempt to reach out the people of Assam, Prime Minister Narendra Modi assured them on Thursday that they had nothing to worry after t...
Want to assure brothers, sisters of Assam they have nothing to worry after CAB passage: PM Modi
The PM said he personally and the Central government are "totally committed to constitutionally safeguard the political, linguistic, cultural and land rights of the Assamese people as per the spirit of Clause 6." The Clause 6 of the Assam Accord guaranteed safeguarding local rights, language and culture.
Ex-IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt lying, used false documents to implicate Narendra Modi: Nanavati Commission
Bhatt, a 1988-batch IPS officer, who was deputy commissioner intelligence in the State Intelligence Bureau (SIB) in 2002, had stated on affidavit in the SC that he had attended the February 27 meeting at the CM’s residence in Gandhinagar. He said Modi had instructed Gujarat police and the state administration to ‘refrain from resorting to strict action'.
Riots probe report exposes 'conspiracy' to defame Modi: BJP
The commission's report, tabled in the Gujarat Assembly on Wednesday by BJP leader Pradeepsinh Jadeja, gave a clean chit to then chief minister Narendra Modi-led state government for the worst riots in the history of the state where over 1,000 people, mainly of minority community, were killed.
Nanavati Commission gives clean chit to then CM Modi in 2002 Gujarat riots
The Nanavati Commission has given a clean chit to the then Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi-led government in the 2002 riots in the stat...
Opposition speaking Pakistan's language on Citizenship Bill: PM Modi at BJP meet
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday accused the opposition of speaking Pakistan's language on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill and asserted that the legislation will be written in "golden letters" in history.
Net cut off, people in Assam can’t read your message: Cong to PM
In a series of tweets, in both Assamese and English, the PM said he personally and the Centre are “totally committed to constitutionally safeguard the political, linguistic, cultural and land rights of the Assamese people as per the spirit of Clause 6”.
Godhra riots: Nanavati panel gives clean chit to Modi govt
Minister of State for Home Pradeepsinh Jadeja tabled the report in the House, five years after it was submitted to the then state government.
Citizenship Bill historic, some parties speaking language of Pakistan: PM Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday accused the opposition of speaking Pakistan's language on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill and ass...
Attempt by 'Modi-Shah govt' to ethnically cleanse Northeast: Rahul Gandhi on CAB
"The CAB is an attempt by Modi-Shah government to ethnically cleanse the Northeast. It is a criminal attack on the Northeast, their way of life and the idea of India," Rahul Gandhi said in a tweet.
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