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Shiv Sena says all anti-BJP parties should unite under UPA banner, says Congress is 'lacking' as Opposition party
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Shiv Sena says all anti-BJP parties should unite under UPA banner, says Congress is 'lacking' as Opposition party

The Maharashtra Congress, which is part of the Sena-led ruling alliance in the state, however, said the Uddhav Thackeray-led party is not part of the UPA and should not comment on it

Prakash Javadekar slams parties opposing farm laws, says they are acting as 'middlemen for middlemen'
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Prakash Javadekar slams parties opposing farm laws, says they are acting as 'middlemen for middlemen'

Javadekar, who is in Goa as part of BJP's initiative to create awareness about farm laws, added that the "actual situation" is that farmers earn less for their produce and customers have to buy it at higher rates

BJP likely to move motion seeking 'strong action' against Opposition MPs for row in Rajya Sabha, says source
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BJP likely to move motion seeking 'strong action' against Opposition MPs for row in Rajya Sabha, says source

This comes after 12 Opposition parties moved a no-confidence notice against Rajya Sabha deputy chairman Harivansh over the manner in which the bills were passed in House

Parliament's Monsoon Session: Opposition to oppose four legislations that 'take away rights of states', says Jairam Ramesh
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Parliament's Monsoon Session: Opposition to oppose four legislations that 'take away rights of states', says Jairam Ramesh

The legislation will be brought in to replace four ordinances — three related to the farm sector and the amendment to the Banking Regulation Act

Govt clarification on LAC vital, shows accountability critical to democracy, reinforces need for transparency
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Govt clarification on LAC vital, shows accountability critical to democracy, reinforces need for transparency

As the din lowers on the Galwan incident per se, the government must willingly welcome and brace itself for more 'questioning' on the overall India-China relationship, and the restiveness in the neighbourhood, including that with traditional allies like Nepal

Opposition terms Centre's economic package 'big disappointment' with nothing for migrants; BJP hails first set of measures
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Opposition terms Centre's economic package 'big disappointment' with nothing for migrants; BJP hails first set of measures

The first set of the Centre's economic relief package unveiled on Wednesday received criticism from Opposition parties, including the Left and TMC, who called the measures a "disappointment" and a "big zero" that has "nothing" for migrant workers.

'Peace and harmony prerequisites for development': Narendra Modi slams Opposition for focusing on their party's interest instead of national interest at BJP MPs meet
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'Peace and harmony prerequisites for development': Narendra Modi slams Opposition for focusing on their party's interest instead of national interest at BJP MPs meet

Asserting that peace, harmony and unity are prerequisites for the country's development, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asked BJP MPs to take lead in ensuring amity in society.

Goa BJP chief Vinay Tendulkar compares Opposition parties against CAA to 'urban Naxals', accuses them of protesting 'for sake of opposing'
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Goa BJP chief Vinay Tendulkar compares Opposition parties against CAA to 'urban Naxals', accuses them of protesting 'for sake of opposing'

Goa BJP chief Vinay Tendulkar on Thursday compared the parties opposing the Citizenship Amendment Act to 'urban naxals'

Lok Sabha election 2019: N Chandrababu Naidu urges Election Commission to verify 50% EVMs using VVPAT slips
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Lok Sabha election 2019: N Chandrababu Naidu urges Election Commission to verify 50% EVMs using VVPAT slips

This comes ahead of the Supreme Court hearing on a petition filed by 21 Opposition parties, led by Naidu, to review its judgment rejecting 50 percent random physical verification of EVMs using VVPAT.

Opposition complains against BJP to Election Commission, claims EVMs in West Bengal had party name beside symbol
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Opposition complains against BJP to Election Commission, claims EVMs in West Bengal had party name beside symbol

Opposition parties on Saturday approached the Election Commission alleging display of party name only under the BJP symbol on EVMs during a mock poll in West Bengal's Barrackpore constituency, but the poll panel said the same insignia has been under use since 2013.

Opposition parties to meet on 27 February to finalise talks on Common Minimum Programme to counter BJP in upcoming polls
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Opposition parties to meet on 27 February to finalise talks on Common Minimum Programme to counter BJP in upcoming polls

On 13 February, Leaders of six major opposition parties including the Congress held a meeting after which it was announced that there will be a pre-poll alliance and a Common Minimum Programme (CMP) for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls

Non-BJP parties to move SC against use of EVMs; decision taken by 15 parties at meeting in Delhi, says Chandrababu Naidu
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Non-BJP parties to move SC against use of EVMs; decision taken by 15 parties at meeting in Delhi, says Chandrababu Naidu

Chandrababu Naidu said a decision to approach the Supreme Court against the use of EVMs was taken during a meeting of 15 non-BJP parties at Sharad Pawar's residence in New Delhi on Wednesday night.

Lok Sabha Election 2019: Days of caste equations over as this era belongs to performing PM, says UP BJP chief Mahendra Nath Pandey
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Lok Sabha Election 2019: Days of caste equations over as this era belongs to performing PM, says UP BJP chief Mahendra Nath Pandey

BJP's UP unit chief Mahendra Nath Pandey sought to belittle bids of Opposition parties to forge alliance with SP and BSP for Lok Sabha polls in 2019, saying "days of caste equations are over".

SC/ST Act: Madhya Pradesh on high alert as upper caste groups plan protest against reviving 'diluted' law
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SC/ST Act: Madhya Pradesh on high alert as upper caste groups plan protest against reviving 'diluted' law

Several upper caste groups in Madhya Pradesh have brought thousands of youths together for a massive rally in Gwalior on Tuesday. The protest is a sign of their ire with the BJP-led Centre for working to bring back stringent clauses of the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.

Youth wings of Opposition parties to form Grand Alliance ahead of 2019 polls; leaders plan to 'reach out to young India'
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Youth wings of Opposition parties to form Grand Alliance ahead of 2019 polls; leaders plan to 'reach out to young India'

Youth wings of several Opposition parties are trying to formulate a grand alliance 'Mahagathbandhan' ahead of 2019 polls to corner the Central government on the issues related to the youth of the country.

Narendra Modi's definition of disruption is 'Opposition raising issues with BJP', says Congress
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Narendra Modi's definition of disruption is 'Opposition raising issues with BJP', says Congress

Congress leader AM Singhvi said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's definition of "disruption" in when Opposition parties raise issues about the BJP government

Lok Sabha polls: Rahul Gandhi-led Congress 'backbone' for Opposition to oust BJP from Centre, says Omar Abdullah
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Lok Sabha polls: Rahul Gandhi-led Congress 'backbone' for Opposition to oust BJP from Centre, says Omar Abdullah

National Conference leader Omar Abdullah said that Congress will be the "backbone" for Opposition parties to oust BJP from the Centre, with Rahul Gandhi at the forefromt

Judge Loya death case: Opposition delegation led by Rahul Gandhi meets President Kovind, demands independent probe
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Judge Loya death case: Opposition delegation led by Rahul Gandhi meets President Kovind, demands independent probe

The Opposition parties' main demand is to launch a SIT-monitored investigation into the death of CBI judge BH Loya.

Winter Session of Parliament likely to be delayed due to elections in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh
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Winter Session of Parliament likely to be delayed due to elections in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh

The Winter Session of Parliament is likely to be delayed this year in view of the ongoing assembly elections in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh

Opposition leaders to meet today to set agenda for Winter Session, discuss impact of demonetisation, GST
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Opposition leaders to meet today to set agenda for Winter Session, discuss impact of demonetisation, GST

Leaders of various Opposition parties will meet on Monday to discuss their future strategy against the NDA government