Parliament Updates: Congress MP questions Farooq Abdullah's absence from Lok Sabha since 6 months; Opposition chants 'save democracy'
Parliament Updates: Congress MP in Lok Sabha Suresh Kodukunnil pointed out that former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah has not attended House proceedings since six months. He said that it is the government and House's responsibility to ensure his welfare and also that he exercises his right as an elected representative
Unnao rape case Latest Updates: Uttar Pradesh govt announces Rs 25 lakh financial assistance, house for victim's family
Unnao rape case Latest Updates: The Uttar Pradesh government announced an ex gratia of Rs 25 lakh and a house for the family of Unnao rape victim. The government also assure that the trial will take place in a fast-track court.
AIMPLB to file petition seeking review of SC's Ayodhya verdict; judgment full of contradictions, no alternative to mosque possible, says Zafaryab Jilani
A meeting of the All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) concluded in Lucknow to decide if Muslim parties will seek a review of the 9 November Supreme Court order clearing the way for the construction of a Ram temple at the disputed site in Ayodhya. The apex court also awarded the Muslim parties five acres of land in Ayodhya for the construction of a mosque, a decision on the acceptance of which will also be taken in the Sunday meeting.
Congress has been wiped out, can't be revived even with a calcium injection, says AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi
The Congress party has been 'wiped out' from the landscape and can't be revived even if it was administered a 'calcium injection', Asaduddin Owaisi said in Pune.
Asaduddin Owaisi hits out at Centre's move to slash corporate tax, says 'rob the poor, reward the rich'
Asaduddin Owaisi hit out at the Centre's move to slash corporate tax, wondering if it was the working people or industrialists who needed relief in times of 'economic crisis'.
Modi govt's pursuit to criminalise triple talaq pays off as RS clears bill; BJP outwits Congress for second time
Despite having faced two setbacks, the Narendra Modi govt kept on patiently pursuing the triple talaq bill and it managed to get the Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019, passed in the Rajya Sabha on the third attempt on Tuesday
Parliament updates: Lok Sabha passes National Medical Commission Bill to replace Medical Council of India, cap MBBS fees
Parliament LIVE updates: The Lok Sabha passed a Bill to replace the 63-year-old Medical Council of India (MCI) with the National Medical Commission, aiming to reform the medical education sector.
Centre trivalised triple talaq by sidelining Opposition remarks on bill; govt's attempt at Muslim inclusion reeks of haste
The Muslims in India need inclusion, but to do it in a haphazard manner disregarding every Opposition point of view, as seen during the debate on triple talaq bill, not only trivialises the issue but also reeks of arrogance
Parliament Updates: Looks like Parliament passed POCSO law in a rage, must rethink capital punishment, says RJD's Manoj Jha
Parliament LIVE Updates: Leader of Congress in Lok Sabha, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury said, "Congress party is against disrespect of women" while reacting to Azam Khan's comment against Rama Devi yesterday when she was presiding over the House proceedings as Deputy Speaker. However, Choudhary triggered a commotion as he tried to link the issue with past incidents when Sonia Gandhi was insulted by MPs in the House.
Parliament Updates: Lok Sabha passes bill criminalising instant triple talaq; Rajya Sabha nod to RTI (Amendment) Bill, 2019
Parliament Updates: Lok Sabha passed the instant triple talaq bill. Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Minority Affairs Minister, says that the Opposition is against the triple talaq Bill because they are afraid of losing a certain set of votes. The Bill is in lines with the constitutional commitment. The Bill will protect Muslim women, he adds.
Full text: Lok Sabha passes bill criminalising instant triple talaq, allows jail term of upto three years for husband
Lok Sabha on Thursday gave its nod to a bill which seeks to penalise the practice of instant triple talaq by a voice vote. Here's the full-text of the Bill as introduced
MPs chant 'Jai Shri Ram' as Asaduddin Owaisi takes oath in Lok Sabha; AIMIM chief ends vows with 'Allahu Akbar, Jai Hind'
AIMIM chief and Hyderabad president Asaduddin Owaisi was cheered on by shouts of 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' and 'Jai Shri Ram' while taking oath in the Lok Sabha.
'MJ Akbar better positioned to speak on sexual harassment charges, not me': Smriti Irani refuses to comment
Smriti Irani's non-reaction came after Nirmala Sitharaman and Sushma Swaraj refused to comment on the harassment charges MJ Akbar.
AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi asked that the central government to introduce a law to punish anyone who calls an Indian Muslim "a Pakistani"
Asaduddin Owaisi asks people to 'pray for BJP's defeat,' says saffron party, Congress ignoring Muslims
AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Saturday alleged that the Congress and BJP were indulging in "sectarian" politics in poll-bound Gujarat by "ignoring" the interests of Muslims.
Asaduddin Owaisi slams Congress rule in Karnataka, says AIMIM will contest 2018 Assembly polls in state
All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) on Tuesday said it would contest the upcoming Assembly elections in the Congress-ruled Karnataka.
Asaduddin Owaisi slams Mohan Bhagwat's Ram Janmabhoomi remark, says issue being raked up for political gain
AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi on Friday alleged that RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat and the BJP wanted take political advantage in Gujarat polls with his "obnoxious" remarks on Ram temple issue and warned the Sangh that it was "playing with fire".
AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi Saturday said those who allegedly threatened Malayalam author KP Ramanunni and asked him to convert to Islam should be arrested
Muslim group urge Yogi Adityanath to make 'alternative arrangements' for Ramadan post cow slaughter ban
AIMIM's city unit demanded that arrangements be made ahead of the Eid festival by Yogi Adityanath for those affected by the crackdown on slaughter houses.