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Budget Session: Opposition leaders shout slogans, storm Well of Lok Sabha to protest rising fuel prices
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Budget Session: Opposition leaders shout slogans, storm Well of Lok Sabha to protest rising fuel prices

Congress' leader in the Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury alleged that the Opposition was being 'blacked out' from the Lok Sabha livestream

Congress walks out of Lok Sabha during Modi's speech, says PM didn't satisfy concerns over farm laws
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Congress walks out of Lok Sabha during Modi's speech, says PM didn't satisfy concerns over farm laws

The farm laws should be withdrawn and new ones should be brought only after thorough consultation with the farmers, Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury told reporters outside the Parliament

West Bengal Assembly polls: Congress, Left finalises seat-sharing deal for 193 of 294 constituencies, says Adir Chowdhury
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West Bengal Assembly polls: Congress, Left finalises seat-sharing deal for 193 of 294 constituencies, says Adir Chowdhury

The 193 seats include the 77 seats that both Congress and Left Front had won in the 2016 Assembly election. As per the agreement, Congress will contest in 92 seats while the Left parties will contest in 101 seats

No Winter Session of Parliament this year due to COVID-19, Budget Session in January, says Centre
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No Winter Session of Parliament this year due to COVID-19, Budget Session in January, says Centre

Earlier this year, the Monsoon Session of Parliament was delayed due to coronavirus and held in September instead of July. It was also cut short by 10 days due to the COVID-19 situation

BJP govt only understands language of street protests, says Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on farmers' agitation
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BJP govt only understands language of street protests, says Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on farmers' agitation

He said when Congress had sought consultations on the legislations, the plea was turned down and instead, Opposition leaders were suspended from the Parliament

Parliament Monsoon Session: Centre, Oppn trade fire on PM CARES Fund; RS passes bill to punish attacks on health workers
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Parliament Monsoon Session: Centre, Oppn trade fire on PM CARES Fund; RS passes bill to punish attacks on health workers

In the Lok Sabha, Opposition MPs of the Congress, DMK, TMC, and others opposed the PM CARES Fund, alleging that it lacked transparency

Parliament Monsoon Session: LS sees disruptions as Congress-BJP argue over PM CARES fund; RS passes bills slashing MPs' salaries
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Parliament Monsoon Session: LS sees disruptions as Congress-BJP argue over PM CARES fund; RS passes bills slashing MPs' salaries

Lok Sabha saw a string of adjournments as the Opposition raised slogans against MoS Finance Anurag Thakur for his allegation that the PM National Relief Fund (PMNRF) was set up "only for the benefit of the Gandhi family"

Parliament Updates: LS adjourned till 3 pm tomorrow; House passes bill reducing MPs' salaries, amended Essential Commodities Bill
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Parliament Updates: LS adjourned till 3 pm tomorrow; House passes bill reducing MPs' salaries, amended Essential Commodities Bill

Parliament Updates: The Essential Commodities (Amendment) Bill, 2020, has been passed in the Lok Sabha, by voice vote. The House has been adjourned until 3 pm on 16 September, 2020

Day 1 of Monsoon Session sees Question Hour scrapped amid Opposition fury, Rajya Sabha deputy chairman re-elected
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Day 1 of Monsoon Session sees Question Hour scrapped amid Opposition fury, Rajya Sabha deputy chairman re-elected

The Opposition alleged that the Centre was trying to throttle democracy by doing away with the Question Hour, which it called the "Golden Hour" of the House

Parliament Updates: Epidemic Diseases Bill introduced in Rajya Sabha; House adjourned till 9 am tomorrow
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Parliament Updates: Epidemic Diseases Bill introduced in Rajya Sabha; House adjourned till 9 am tomorrow

Parliament Updates: On the first day of the Monsoon Session, the Salaries and Allowances of Ministers (Amendment) Bill and the Indian Medicine Central Council (Amendment) Bill were also introduced in the Upper House.

Congress-Left tie up will be 'game changer' in 2021 West Bengal polls, says Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury
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Congress-Left tie up will be 'game changer' in 2021 West Bengal polls, says Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

The Opposition leader added that his focus will be to dent the vote share of both TMC and BJP, and "restore secular ethos" in the state

Bengal politicians slam Rhea Chakraborty's arrest, accuse BJP of using her to score brownie points in Bihar polls
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Bengal politicians slam Rhea Chakraborty's arrest, accuse BJP of using her to score brownie points in Bihar polls

The TMC claimed the Rhea Chakraborty episode has once again brought into the open the BJP's 'inherent dislike' for Bengalis

West Bengal govt extends lockdown in containment zones, bi-weekly curbs across state till 31 August
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West Bengal govt extends lockdown in containment zones, bi-weekly curbs across state till 31 August

There are 1,194 containment zones at present in the state, which has reported 62,964 COVID-19 cases till now.

China's retreat vindicates Congress' claim that huge intrusions occurred in Ladakh, says Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury
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China's retreat vindicates Congress' claim that huge intrusions occurred in Ladakh, says Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

The leader of the Congress party in the Lok Sabha had earlier asked the Centre not to be in 'denial' over the incursion by the Chinese military into Indian territory.

PM's Leh visit will 'invigorate' troops, but Chinese intrusion should be acknowledged, says Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury
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PM's Leh visit will 'invigorate' troops, but Chinese intrusion should be acknowledged, says Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

The Congress MP on Friday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Ladakh will certainly boost Indian Army's morale but, at the same time 'Chinese intruders must be evicted from the occupied Indian territory'.

Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury  reappointed as chairperson of Parliament's Public Accounts Committee
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Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury reappointed as chairperson of Parliament's Public Accounts Committee

Congress leader in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury has been reappointed as chairperson of the Parliament's public accounts committee (PAC), the Lok Sabha Secretariat said on Tuesday.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Centre imposed lockdown without preparation, wasted time during initial days, says Congress' Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Centre imposed lockdown without preparation, wasted time during initial days, says Congress' Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

Congress in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Tuesday alleged the Centre wasted time during the initial days of the outbreak and implemented the lockdown in haste

‘Nero fiddled while Rome burned’: Opposition in Lok Sabha demands Amit Shah’s resignation over failure to control Delhi violence
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‘Nero fiddled while Rome burned’: Opposition in Lok Sabha demands Amit Shah’s resignation over failure to control Delhi violence

Coming down heavily on the Centre over failure to contain violence in Delhi, the opposition in Lok Sabha demanded the resignation of Home Minister Amit Shah, but the BJP alleged a conspiracy behind the riots

Lok Sabha suspends 7 Congress MPs for 'gross misconduct'; Opposition continues protests seeking immediate discussion on Delhi violence
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Lok Sabha suspends 7 Congress MPs for 'gross misconduct'; Opposition continues protests seeking immediate discussion on Delhi violence

Seven Congress MPs in the Lok Sabha were suspended for the rest of the Budget session, as ruckus disrupted proceedings in the Lower House for the fourth consecutive day on Thursday. The MPs including Gaurav Gogoi, TN Prathapan, Dean Kuriakose, R Unnithan, Manickam Tagore, Benny Behnan, and Gurjeet Singh Aujla, were suspended on charges of "gross misconduct", reports said.

Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury's Delhi office vandalised, staff abused by four men; investigation underway
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Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury's Delhi office vandalised, staff abused by four men; investigation underway

Four unidentified men allegedly vandalised the Delhi office of Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury and abused his staff in the evening on 3 March, police said.