Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman "Nearly Assaulted" By Opposition: Minister

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Ravi Shankar Prasad asserted that the government had clear majority during the passage of the farm bills New Delhi: Condemning the opposition’s conduct during the passage of the farm bills on Sunday as “shameful”, the government on Monday said Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh was “nearly assaulted” by opposition members even when he was ready … Read more Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman "Nearly Assaulted" By Opposition: Minister

'Death Knell for Farming': A Former PM, 18 Parties Urge President Kovind to Not Sign Farm Bills

Opposition MPs protest in the well of the Rajya Sabha against the farm bills. (Twitter/@ANI)

Opposition MPs protest in the well of the Rajya Sabha against the farm bills. (Twitter/@ANI) Leaders of various political parties, including the Congress, the Left parties, NCP, DMK, SP, Trinamool Congress and the RJD, have in a memorandum to the President sought his intervention in the matter and asked him not to sign the bills. … Read more 'Death Knell for Farming': A Former PM, 18 Parties Urge President Kovind to Not Sign Farm Bills

Farm Bills "Needed For 21st Century India": PM Amid Opposition Protests

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New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the proposed farming laws at the centre of a huge controversy are “historic and necessary” for the country to move forward in the 21st Century. In an attack on the opposition, he also indicated that they are the architects of the controversy, instigating farmers with lies as … Read more Farm Bills "Needed For 21st Century India": PM Amid Opposition Protests

'Anti-farmer' Farm Bills Will Lead to Famine, Says CM Mamata Banerjee

TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee.

TMC supremo Mamata Banerjee. All opposition parties should come together and fight these bills tooth and nail, said Banerjee who is also the Trinamool Congress supremo. PTI Kolkata Last Updated: September 21, 2020, 6:25 PM IST FOLLOW US ON: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday alleged … Read more 'Anti-farmer' Farm Bills Will Lead to Famine, Says CM Mamata Banerjee

Opposition Parties Seek Meeting with President Ram Nath Kovid, Urge Him Not to Sign Farm Bills

Opposition MPs protest in the well of the Rajya Sabha against the farm bills. (Twitter/@ANI)

Opposition MPs protest in the well of the Rajya Sabha against the farm bills. (Twitter/@ANI) Leaders of various political parties including the Congress, the Left parties, NCP, DMK, SP, Trinamool Congress and the RJD have in a memorandum to the President sought his intervention in the matter and asked him not to sign the bills. … Read more Opposition Parties Seek Meeting with President Ram Nath Kovid, Urge Him Not to Sign Farm Bills

Government May Seek Opposition MPs' Suspension Over Rajya Sabha Chaos

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A voice vote took place in Rajya Sabha amid slogans from the opposition. New Delhi: A day after controversial farm bills were passed amid dramatic opposition protests and verbal clashes in the Rajya Sabha, the government is likely to seek action against members seen tearing up papers and pulling off mics. The government is likely … Read more Government May Seek Opposition MPs' Suspension Over Rajya Sabha Chaos

'Utter Mismanagement': Opposition Alleges Failure in Dealing with Covid-19, BJP Says PM Modi Took All Along

File photo: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the media outside Parliament in New Delhi, on September 14, 2020. (Press Information Bureau via AP)

File photo: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the media outside Parliament in New Delhi, on September 14, 2020. (Press Information Bureau via AP) Tharoor said had the government listened to warning about the virus made by Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and others, the situation would have surely been managed better. PTI New Delhi … Read more 'Utter Mismanagement': Opposition Alleges Failure in Dealing with Covid-19, BJP Says PM Modi Took All Along

Crucial Farm Bills Cleared In Parliament Amid Opposition Protests

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The trouble started as the Speaker moved to pass the bills by voice vote. New Delhi: Two of the government’s three big ticket farm bills were passed in Rajya Sabha today amid unprecedented uproar and protests by the opposition, which claimed that the procedure took place in violation of all rules and was a “murder … Read more Crucial Farm Bills Cleared In Parliament Amid Opposition Protests

Opposition Parties Unite to Oppose Contentious Farm Bills to be Tabled Tomorrow in Rajya Sabha

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File photo of Parliament House. BJP leaders expressed confidence that they will get the support of over 130 members, including nine of the AIADMK and six of the YSR Congress — both of whom are not part of the ruling alliance if a division of votes is sought on these bills. News18.com Last … Read more Opposition Parties Unite to Oppose Contentious Farm Bills to be Tabled Tomorrow in Rajya Sabha

Farm Bills In Rajya Sabha: BJP Has Slim Lead Over Opposition In Numbers Game

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The farm bills, the government says, will help farmers get a better price for their produce (File) New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha is set for a potentially explosive and tightly-fought Sunday showdown over the farm bills, with the ruling BJP and the opposition Congress actively reaching out to various parties in a bid to engineer … Read more Farm Bills In Rajya Sabha: BJP Has Slim Lead Over Opposition In Numbers Game