PM Modi to Chief Justice of India, China monitoring over 10,000 Indians: Report

It is learnt that the Chinese company is also monitoring bureaucrats in key positions; judges; scientists and academicians; journalists; actors and sportspersons; religious figures and activists, said a report published by Indian Express. The Chinee firm is also keeping an eye on many people accused of financial crime, corruption, terrorism, and smuggling of narcotics, gold, […]

China’s ‘hybrid war’? President, PM Modi among thousands of Indians being ‘snooped’ on, claim reports

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‘Parliament Will Stand Firmly Behind Soldiers Guarding Our Borders’: PM Modi Praises Indian Army

“Our soldiers are standing firm at the borders with a lot of courage, passion, and a strong resolve to protect their motherland. They are standing on difficult heights and in a few days, will weather snow. In the same manner, I am confident Parliament will send a message, in one voice, that it stands firmly […]

Parliament monsoon session: MPs should send our message the whole country is with the soldiers, says Narendra Modi

“There will be discussion on various issues and we have experience that in Lok Sabha, the whole country tends to benefit from the detailed and extensive discussions that take place. We will continue that great tradition and all MPs will add value to it,” he said.

Parliament monsoon session: Azad, Adhir to decide Congress strategy

Apart from Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi, the meeting of the strategy group was also attended by former prime minister Manmohan Singh, Rahul Gandhi, Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad, his deputy Anand Sharma, party leader in the Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, his deputy Gaurav Gogoi, AK Antony, Ahmed […]

India’s Modi faces turbulent session as Parliament reopens

It includes laying out measures to revive an economy that shrank by nearly 24% in the last quarter, the most of any major country, and trying to stop a virus surge worsened by a weak and underfunded healthcare system. Other moves could be attempted to mitigate rising unemployment and solve a bitter military standoff with […]

Parliament proceedings | Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla asks members to remain seated while speaking

“It would be difficult for you all, but because of COVID-19 and on the advice of experts, I have decided that I will allow members to remain seated while speaking in the House. I know members will have problem, but I have no other option,” Mr. Birla said.

Row ensues over removal of Question Hour on Day 1 of monsoon session

Singh outlined to the parliamentarians that the proceedings are being held under extraordinary circumstances due to the coronavirus pandemic. According to news agency ANI, “Leaders of most parties agreed over no Question Hour & Zero Hour for 30 minutes. We apprised you (Speaker) of it following which decision was taken by you. I appeal to […]

Rohit Pawar’s scathing reply to Chirag Paswan for criticising Maharashtra

“I heard that you are worried about law and order in Maharashtra and demanding that President’s Rule be imposed. If you are so worried about the law and order, then why didn’t you demand this (President’s rule) when crimes against girls in the Muzaffarpur shelter home came to the fore in 2018. You had said […]

Lok Sabha adjourned for an hour after obituary references

The 18-day session is being held amid unprecedented precautionary measures in view of Covid-19. India witnessed a single day spike of 92,068 Covid-19 cases, and 1,136 fatalities taking the country’s virus caseload to 48,46,424 and death toll to 79,722 on Monday.