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  • Rajnath Singh lauds PM Modi for 'Operation Maitri' Yesterday

    Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday briefed Parliament and credited Prime Minister Narendra Modi for 'Operation Maitri'. ...
  • Uproar in Parliament over farmer's suicide, opposition parties demand action 5 days ago

    The suicide by a farmer during an AAP rally caused an uproar in the both houses of Parliament on Thursday. Forced by the opposition, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had to give a statement on the issue. ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob 6 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Court to deliver verdict on May 6 in Salman Khan hit-and-run case 6 days ago

    Salman Khan's fate in the 2002 hit-and-run case will be known on May 6 when a Mumbai court delivers the judgement. The actor is being tried for culpable homicide not amounting to murder for allegedly killing one person and injuring four others in 2002. If convicted he faces a 10-year...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob 1 week ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • Can Rahul's new found aggression make up for his absence? 1 week ago

    Keeping up his combative stance on Land Acquisition Bill, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday accused the Narendra Modi government of being anti-farmers and pro-corporate. Taking a dig at Modi's suit which had his name written all over it, Rahul called the Central government a 'suit boot wali sarkar'. ...
  • News 360: Prashant Bhushan hits back at AAP leadership 1 week ago

    Making serious charges against Aam Aadmi Party leaders, rebel leader Prashant Bhushan alleged that Ashish Khetan planted stories for Essar in Tehelka magazine where he used to work. ...
  • After 2 month sabbatical, Rahul Gandhi attends Parliament April 20, 2015

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday attended Parliament session after a two month long sabbatical. Gearing up to take on the government over the controversial Land Bill, Rahul at a Kisan rally on Sunday accused the Narendra Modi government of being anti-farmer. ...
  • Rains hit crops: Farmers hope for help from PM Modi March 22, 2015

    As Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address farmers in his 'Mann Ki Baat' address that will be aired on All India Radio on Sunday, farmers from different states, who lost their standing crops due to unseasonal heavy rains, are hoping to stand by them. ...
  • Sonia Gandhi led protest march against Land Bill March 17, 2015

    Congress President Sonia Gandhi led the protest march against the Land Bill from Parliament to Rashtrapati Bhavan. Fourteen parties unitedly undertook the march terming the Bill anti-farmer. She said, "Secular forces in Parliament are determined to defeat PM's communal agenda. I request the President to intervene to protect the rights...
  • War of words between Centre and Congress over Rahul Gandhi snooping issue March 16, 2015

    The Congress is taking on the NDA government for allegedly snooping on party Vice President Rahul Gandhi. The pro forma sent to Rahul's residence sought details such as height, father's name, deformities, dress and shoes worn and details of close associates. ...
  • Rahul Gandhi security check: Snooping or storm in a teacup? March 16, 2015

    The Congress is taking on the NDA government for allegedly snooping on Rahul Gandhi. The proforma sent to Rahul's residence sought details such as height, fathers name, physical deformities, dress and shoes worn and details of close associates. ...
  • Mamata will make a mistake if she tries to advance the West Bengal polls: Mukul Roy March 10, 2015

    In an interview to CNN IBN, Mukul Roy said that he felt TMC should not have opposed the President's statement in the Parliament. He said it is against the convention and hurts the prestige of both the Parliament and the President. "I voted in favour of the party because...
  • Unsatisfied with the report received from J&K over Masarat Alam's release, says Rajnath Singh March 9, 2015

    The row over the release of hardline Hurriyat leader Masarat Alam by Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed rocked Parliament on Monday. Home Minister Rajnath Singh said he is not satisfied with the report he has received from the state department. ...
  • Modi hits out at J&K CM Sayeed, says Centre not consulted, informed over Masarat Alam's release March 9, 2015

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi hit out at Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed for keeping the Centre as well as alliance partner in dark over the release of Hurriyat leader Masarat Alam. Modi said, "Jammu and Kashmir government neither consulted nor informed the Centre over release of Masarat...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories March 2, 2015

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay March 2, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: J&K CM Mufti says Afzal Guru's hanging travesty of justice; BJP distances itself March 2, 2015

    A group of People's Democratoc Party (PDP) MLAs on Monday fired another salvo at its coalition partner Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) calling the hanging of terrorist Afzal Guru issue as "a travesty of justice". The issue is sure to embarrass the PDP leadership too and expose chinks in the relations...
  • Government open to amendments in land bill in farmer interest: Nirmala Sitharaman February 27, 2015

    Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the the Modi government is open to amendments in land bill in farmer interest. The PM on Friday spoke in the Lok Sabha targeting the opposition parties on the land bill issue. ...
  • Hope lesser disruptions in Parliament, says Arun Jaitley February 23, 2015

    President Pranab Mukherjee addressed both Houses of the Parliament making a pitch for the contentious Land Acquisition Ordinance saying the government will protect the interest of farmers. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said, "Hope there are lesser disruptions in Rajya Sabha." ...
  • 'If I were FM, will draft policy to plug in black money generation' February 2, 2015

    Preparations are underway to present the annual budget in Parliament in February. Ahmedabad based IT sales professional Krishna Kumar, a keen observer of Indian politics says, "there is a need to draft a strong policy by which black money generation can be plugged." ...
  • Ideas 2015: Clean, disciplined lawmakers January 9, 2015

    Intolerance, bigotry, threatening the Nehruvian Idea of India 2014 ended on the note where the line blurred between fringe and mainstream actors and custodians of our Constitution. Our MP's came up with hate speeches and praises for the man who assassinated Gandhi. Experts say a strong government at the Centre...
  • Watch: Georgia MPs fight inside Parliament, uproot microphones, use them as weapons December 27, 2014

    High drama was witnessed in Parliament of Georgia as a fight erupted between ruling and opposition lawmakers on Friday. Some MPs went so far as to uproot microphones from desks and use them as weapons. The fight erupted after an argument between MPs over the composition of parliamentary delegations...
  • Winter session a flop show: Have BJP floor managers failed the government? December 22, 2014

    The Lok Sabha on Monday was adjourned as the Rashtriya Janata Dal's MP Pappu Yadav misbehaved with the Deputy Speaker M Thambidurai and threw papers at the chair. CNN-IBN asks whether MPs should be disqualified for misbehaviour in Parliament. ...
  • Should MPs be disqualified for misbehaviour in Parliament? December 22, 2014

    The Lok Sabha on Monday was adjourned as the Rashtriya Janata Dal's MP Pappu Yadav misbehaved with the Deputy Speaker M Thambidurai and threw papers at the chair. CNN-IBN asks whether MPs should be disqualified for misbehaviour in Parliament. ...
  • Venkaiah Naidu appeals to opposition parties to let Parliament function December 22, 2014

    Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu appealed to opposition parties to let the House function. The remarks came in the backdrop of opposition parties demanding Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement on the issue of alleged forced conversion. Naidu said, "The statements of the Union Ministers are sufficient. Opposition parties must...
  • Parliament members condemn Pakistan over bail to Mumbai attacks accused December 19, 2014

    Members of Parliament irrespective of the political party condemned Pakistan after a court granted bail to 26/11 terror attacks accused Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. ...
  • India rises above differences, Modi calls Sharif over Pakistan school attack December 17, 2014

    Parliament on Wednesday observed a minute's silence over the deadly terror attack that took place in Pakistan. The Lok Sabha adopted a resolution condemning the attack. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj also made a statement in the House saying that India has risen above its differences with Pakistan to stand...
  • Watch: Tributes paid to martyrs of 2001 Parliament attack December 13, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi and many other political dignitaries paid their respects to the martyrs of 2001 Parliament attack. ...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob December 12, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...