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Winter Session of Parliament begins today; here's what to expect
India

Winter Session of Parliament begins today; here's what to expect

The all-party meet held on Sunday ahead of the Winter Session witnessed Opposition parties demanding discussions on issues including price rise, Pegasus snooping row and BSF jurisdiction

Centre to apprise Opposition on Afghanistan situation at all-party meeting today
India

Centre to apprise Opposition on Afghanistan situation at all-party meeting today

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will brief the floor leaders of all the political parties at 11.00 am

'Polls first, statehood later': What Narendra Modi said at critical Jammu and Kashmir all-party meet
India

'Polls first, statehood later': What Narendra Modi said at critical Jammu and Kashmir all-party meet

Centre was keen on holding Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir in December this year or March 2022 after Delimitation Commission submits report, officials said

From release of J&K prisoners to development and restoration of statehood, 10 key points discussed at PM's all-party meet
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From release of J&K prisoners to development and restoration of statehood, 10 key points discussed at PM's all-party meet

The meeting was seen as a crucial step towards the return of elected representatives and the holding of Assembly elections followed by the eventual restoration of statehood

From elections, statehood to delimitation: Who said what at PM's all-party meeting with J&K leaders
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From elections, statehood to delimitation: Who said what at PM's all-party meeting with J&K leaders

While the Centre focussed on development and Jammu and Kashmir getting its own elected government, all leaders from J&K demanded full-fledged statehood for the region

PM holds all-party meet with J&K leaders: Why it’s important, what’s on the agenda
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PM holds all-party meet with J&K leaders: Why it’s important, what’s on the agenda

The meeting, which could determine how the dynamics at play in Jammu and Kashmir could shape up in the coming days, has been in the news over its likely agenda

Kashmir’s status quo is fragile, PM’s all-party meet key to stopping a dangerous drift
India

Kashmir’s status quo is fragile, PM’s all-party meet key to stopping a dangerous drift

Although killings of terrorists have also been high — 174 ethnic-Kashmiri jihadists were shot last year, up from just 34 in 2016 — levels of violence remain higher than in the five years before the 2016 uprising, data from the South Asia Terrorism Portal shows

Pakistan will oppose any move by India to 'divide Kashmir' and change its demography, says Shah Mahmood Qureshi
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Pakistan will oppose any move by India to 'divide Kashmir' and change its demography, says Shah Mahmood Qureshi

Pakistan's statement came on a day the Centre invited 14 political leaders from Jammu and Kashmir to participate in a meeting to be chaired by Narendra Modi on 24 June

PDP committee meets to deliberate on Centre's invitation for all-party meet in Jammu and Kashmir
India

PDP committee meets to deliberate on Centre's invitation for all-party meet in Jammu and Kashmir

The PDP's political affairs committee, headed by Mehbooba Mufti, will take a final call on its participation in the meeting to be chaired by Narendra Modi on 24 June

Narendra Modi to chair all-party meet on Jammu and Kashmir on 24 June; 'better late than never', say parties
India

Narendra Modi to chair all-party meet on Jammu and Kashmir on 24 June; 'better late than never', say parties

The meeting, which is the first such exercise since abrogation of Article 370 in August 2019, is likely to be chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Centre 'continuously' trying to resolve protesting farmers' issues through talks, says Narendra Modi in all-party meet
India

Centre 'continuously' trying to resolve protesting farmers' issues through talks, says Narendra Modi in all-party meet

Leaders of various political parties were part of the customary all-party meeting convened by the Centre for the smooth conduct of the Budget Session

Narendra Modi says COVID-19 vaccine may be ready in few weeks, Centre to prioritise 1 cr healthcare workers
India

Narendra Modi says COVID-19 vaccine may be ready in few weeks, Centre to prioritise 1 cr healthcare workers

The Union health ministry on Friday said that Maharashtra accounts for the highest number of the active COVID-19 cases and the deaths in the country

Narendra Modi to chair all-party meet to discuss COVID-19 situation at 10.30 am on 4 December
India

Narendra Modi to chair all-party meet to discuss COVID-19 situation at 10.30 am on 4 December

The virtual meeting is being held at a time when the Centre is contemplating merging the Winter session of Parliament with the Budget session due to the rise in COVID-19 cases in Delhi

Indian envoy asks China to move back to its side of LAC, pointing at PLA incursion into sovereign territory
India

Indian envoy asks China to move back to its side of LAC, pointing at PLA incursion into sovereign territory

Indian envoy to China Vikram Misri told PTI that India hopes that China will "move back to its side of LAC" offering a completely different picture of the situation along the LAC near eastern Ladakh

PMO clarifies Narendra Modi's 'no one inside Indian territory' remarks, says attempts being made to give 'mischievous interpretation'
India

PMO clarifies Narendra Modi's 'no one inside Indian territory' remarks, says attempts being made to give 'mischievous interpretation'

'The prime minister's observations that there was no Chinese presence on our side of the LAC (Line of Actual Control) pertained to the situation as a consequence of the bravery of our armed forces,' it said.

Galwan Valley clash: Neither is anyone inside Indian territory, nor has any post been captured, says Narendra Modi at all-party meeting
India

Galwan Valley clash: Neither is anyone inside Indian territory, nor has any post been captured, says Narendra Modi at all-party meeting

At an all-party meeting, Modi said the soldiers who made the supreme sacrifice taught a "lesson" to those who had dared to look towards India and that the army has been given "freedom" to take necessary steps.

RJD, AAP, AIMIM slam Centre over being left out of all-party meeting on India-China situation chaired by PM, question criteria of invitation
India

RJD, AAP, AIMIM slam Centre over being left out of all-party meeting on India-China situation chaired by PM, question criteria of invitation

Opposition parties reacted angrily on Friday over not being invited to the all-party meeting called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the situation along the India-China border and raised questions over the criteria for the invitation.

At all-party meet, Narendra Modi says govt ready to discuss all issues in Parliament's Winter Session; Opposition raises Farooq Abdullah's detention
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At all-party meet, Narendra Modi says govt ready to discuss all issues in Parliament's Winter Session; Opposition raises Farooq Abdullah's detention

Ahead of Parliament's Winter Session, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday assured at the all-party meeting that the government is ready to discuss all issues

Opposition leaders skipping Narendra Modi's all-party meet shows their reluctance to accept Lok Sabha poll results
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Opposition leaders skipping Narendra Modi's all-party meet shows their reluctance to accept Lok Sabha poll results

One of the reasons Opposition leaders are skipping Narendra Modi's all-party meeting on 'one nation, one poll' is that the PM will ultimately do what he wants to, given the kind of mandate he has.

Constitutional amendment fixing tenure of Houses necessary to implement ‘one nation, one election’, says ex-CEC
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Constitutional amendment fixing tenure of Houses necessary to implement ‘one nation, one election’, says ex-CEC

Former Chief Election Commissioner TS Krishnamurthy Tuesday said the 'one nation one election' idea cannot be put into practice without a Constitutional amendment providing for fixed tenure for legislatures.