Lupin seeks more time from govt to complete project in Indore SEZ; board of approval to take up matter on 22 April
Lupin received the LoP on 12 April, 2016. It has already received two extensions, valid till 11 April this year.
NCP plans to formally stake claim to the post of Leader of Opposition (LoP) in both the State Legislative Assembly and the Legislative Council, party leader in the House Ajit Pawar said here today.
Shiv Sena on Saturday said it would be unfair to deny LoP status to Congress.
The absence of recognised Leader of Opposition (LoP) in Lok Sabha will not invalidate appointments in various statutory bodies including Lokpal and CVC among others, Attorney General has said.
Unfazed by denial of the Leader of the Opposition status in Lok Sabha, Congress has formed several Shadow Cabinet committees.
The confrontation that's brewing between executive and judiciary is partly because in the last 25 years the judiciary encroached onto executive space, aided by weak coalition governments who failed to assert themselves
In a significant development, the Supreme Court had yesterday decided to go into the issue of interpreting the provision of LoP in Lok Sabha in the matter of selection of statutory bodies when there is no recognised LoP.
The Congress Friday said the government should reconsider its position on having a leader of opposition in the Lok Sabha, as the Supreme Court questioned the Narendra Modi government on the issue.
Congress reacted sharply to Sumitra Mahajan's decision rejecting the LoP status in Lok Sabha and said it is "unfair and blatantly paritisan".
BJP today said Congress may have to be content without the Leader of the Opposition's post in the Lok Sabha as it will be difficult for Speaker Sumitra Mahajan to give it to Congress after she sought an opinion from the Attorney General on the issue.
A strong contingent of TMC MPs created a ruckus inside the House. Their demand which was to 'withdraw the budget’ was a fairly impossible one for any government to grant.
Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday held a meeting with party MPs in Lok Sabha over the LoP issue.
Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Monday said she was ready to discuss the issue with the party if approached.