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.
HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal says 'outsiders' to blame for Delhi's Gargi College incident; institute administration asked to take action
The administration of the institute has been told to take action said Ramesh Pokhriyal while replying to question by Congress' Gaurav Gogoi
'Mark out, disenfranchise, annihilate': TMC MP Mahua Moitra tears into Centre over CAA in Parliament, rejects 'Us vs Them' debate
Trinamool Congress (TMC) lawmaker Mahua Moitra on Monday accused the BJP-led government of betraying the voters who had expressed their faith in it, saying that nobody wants to be part of 'us versus them' debate.
Both Houses of Parliament hit by anti-CAA sloganeering; Opposition MPs protest as BJP's Parvesh Verma initiates debate on Motion of Thanks
BJP MP Parvesh Verma on Monday strongly criticised the Congress in the Lok Sabha for opposing the Citizenship Amendment Act and accused the Opposition party of creating problems like Article 370 as part of its 'vote bank politics'
Winter Session of Parliament begins: Narendra Modi addresses media ahead of proceedings; Shiv Sena, PDP MPs hold protests
Winter session of Parliament started on Monday and will end on 13 December
After air quality in Delhi turns 'severe', Congress MP to introduce bill to strengthen central pollution control body
Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi said on Thursday he will introduce a private member's bill to give "more teeth" to the apex pollution control body, CPCB, in the upcoming session of Parliament.
Himanta Biswa Sarma was with us in 2014 but despite that, we lost the election, says former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi.
Congress in Assam: Infighting, lobbying, exodus hurl erstwhile political powerhouse down path of self-destruction
It is often alleged that due to the appeasement practice, undeserving candidates got tickets to fight the elections resulting in humiliating defeats for the Congress.
Narendra Modi chairs all-party meet on 'one nation, one election' in Parliament; Congress, TMC give it a miss
The all-party meeting convened by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the concept of 'one nation, one election' began on Wednesday with main Opposition party Congress and a few other major parties skipping it.
Lok Sabha Election 2019: Rahul Gandhi, Karti Chidambaram, Digvijaya Singh, Shashi Tharoor among key Congress candidates
Congress veteran Sonia Gandhi has returned from her rumoured retirement to fight the election from the Gandhi family's traditional constituency of Rae Bareli.
Ahead of Lok Sabha Election, AGP and BJP mum on Citizenship Amendment Bill; seek to corner Congress on Assam Accord
In 2014, the BJP won seven of the 14 Lok Sabha seats in Assam while the Congress managed to win only three seats when Modi wave swept the country.
Lok Sabha Election 2019, Assam profile: Dibrugarh, Gauhati, Tezpur key seats in state with BJP seeking to improve tally
Assam, which became the BJP’s gateway to North East after the saffron party came to power for the very first time in 2016, is going to polls in the aftermath of the state-wide protests against the Citizenship Amendment Bill.
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore denies to comment on Athletics Federation of India's tweet on Hima Das' English-speaking skills
The AFI had last week put its foot in the mouth when it referred to Das' "not so fluent English" after her blazing run, attracting the ire of fans which forced the governing body to issue an apology in chaste Hindi.
Sports coaches' remuneration to be raised to Rs 2 lakh, informs sports minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore
Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore also said the cash incentive of medal winning players would be distributed among the grassroots, intermediate and apex level coach.
Former Kerala chief minister Oomen Chandy replaces Digvijaya Singh as AICC in-charge of Andhra Pradesh
Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday appointed former Kerala chief minister Oomen Chandy as AICC general secretary, in-charge of Andhra Pradesh with immediate effect, replacing Digvijaya Singh.
Karnataka elections: Congress likely to release first list of candidates today; Siddaramaiah’s son, most sitting MLAs likely to get tickets
Congress is likely going to release its first list of candidates for the Karnataka Assembly election on Tuesday, a day after the Congress screening committee met in New Delhi to finalise the party's candidates.
Congress slams BJP's foreign policy at 84th plenary, talks of Chinese 'influence' in presence of foreign diplomats
The resolution was moved by senior Congress leader and former foreign minister Anand Sharma and was seconded by Gaurav Gogoi, Member of Parliament from Assam.
Congress slams Centre's foreign policy at 84th plenary, says grand events, photo ops cannot substitute effective diplomacy
The Congress on Sunday slammed the Modi government's foreign policy, saying it was "confused" and conducted in a "cavalier manner" which has damaged India's profile globally
Senior Congress leader Madhusudan Mistry will head the party’s screening committee for the upcoming Karnataka Assembly elections.
Meghalaya polls: BJP bashing remains Congress' sole electoral pitch in state it has dominated for 15 years
Congress has been in power for 15 years in Meghalaya, and the BJP, Gogoi claimed, has had "no role in the North East", but now wants to enter North East on the back of local parties"