Live: 25 Cong MPs suspended for 5 days for causing ‘grave disorder’ in LS

04:41 PM

Aam Aadmi Party to boycott LS for five days to show solidarity with suspended MPs

04:40 PM

Sudeep Banerjee also made a request, we’re also supporting Congress, boycotting decision of Speaker: Kalyan Banerjee of TMC on suspension of MPs

04:33 PM

Kalyan Banerjee of TMC on suspension of MPs

04:30 PM

TMC members express solidarity with Congress; says will boycott Lok Sabha for five days

04:23 PM

She (Speaker) is guardian of Parliament, agar wo galat karengi to galat sandesh jata hai. 5 dino tak pradarshan karenge: Ninong Ering on suspension

04:22 PM

Ninong Ering on his suspension

04:19 PM

This is the most undemocratic thing which has been done today: Rajeev Shukla of Congress on suspension of MPs

04:10 PM

Some of the suspended Congress MPs include — Sushmita Dev, Deependra Hooda, Ravneet Singh, Ninong Ering and Ranjana Kumari

03:53 PM

Speaker names several Congress MPs for bringing placards and causing disruptions; warns them of “stringent action” if they continue to do so

03:48 PM

Lok Sabha Speaker suspends 27 Congress MPs for causing “grave disorder.”

03:47 PM

Even in the Rajya Sabha today, members have tried their best. These are not only members supporting the govt but even most oppn parties: Jaitley

03:46 PM

From the All Party Meeting, it was clear that most political parties want the stalemate to be resolved: Arun Jaitley

03:45 PM

Lalitgate rocks Rajya Sabha; Jaitley, Anand Sharma take potshots at each other

03:38 PM

Lok Sabha Speaker suspends 27 Congress MPs for 5 days

03:32 PM

A campaign of calumny is going against against MEA, without giving her opportunity. One of the best performing and honest minister

Venkaiah Naidu03:31 PM

Lok Sabha adjourned for today

03:24 PM

As far as present initiatives are concerned to end this stalemate, best way is to start debate. Let ministers respond

Venkaiah Naidu, BJP03:16 PM

In last session I went to Sonia ji’s house to request her to extend cooperation running the house in proper and smooth manner

Venkaiah Naidu03:11 PM

WATCH: Lalitgate rocks RS; Jaitley, Anand Sharma take potshots at each other

02:52 PM

Rajya Sabha adjourned for the day amid heavy debate between the Opposition and the Government

02:50 PM

Neither was a statement allowed to be made nor was any statement made, but a member has the right to respond to allegations made against them

Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha02:42 PM

Our ministers have done nothing wrong. No comparison between acts of NDA ministers and UPA ministers

Venkaiah Naidu02:41 PM

Government says no question of resignation

02:37 PM

They didn’t give any agenda, proposal regarding functioning of House, they only heard everyone’s opinions

Mallikarjun Kharge02:28 PM

I’ m very happy that overwhelming number of opposition leaders wanted that there should be some solution

Ghulam Nabi Azad02:26 PM

Discussions on, almost all opposition parties except Congress were of the view that there should be debate in Parliament: MA Naqvi on All Party Meet

02:20 PM

Deputy Chairman of the Rajya Sabha: If an allegation is made against a member then s/he has the right to respond

02:17 PM

Outcome of the meeting is nil, we stand by our demand, after All Party Meet

Ghulam Nabi Azad02:16 PM

Opposition, government clash over Sushma’s statement in Rajya Sabha

02:09 PM

Proceedings in the Rajya Sabha restart

01:19 PM

Congress objects to Sushma Swaraj’s statement in Rajya Sabha, asks Chairman not to take it on record as it is without notice

01:18 PM

Congress insists on its demand for resignations on Lalit Modi and Vyapam issues at All Party meeting on Parliament logjam

01:05 PM

What was all this about if it never happened and you never did it, you should have said it on the first day itself

Renuka Chowdhury01:00 PM

Resignations should be given and PM must answer: Renuka Chowdhury, Congress

12:55 PM

Our stand is clear, Sushma ji violated the law by helping an absconder. House won’t function until she resigns

Pramod Tiwari, Congress12:21 PM

All Party Meet underway, PM Modi not present: TV reports

12:17 PM

No work no pay should be implemented, but ways should also be found out to ensure smooth functioning of Parliament

BC Khanduri, BJP12:09 PM

Lok Sabha adjourned till 2pm amid noisy protests by the opposition

12:09 PM

Rajnath Singh and Venkaiah Naidu to represent NDA government at All Party Meet in Parliament, PM Modi will not attend meet

12:08 PM

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2pm

11:59 AM

Vyapam matter subjudice in SC, no question of financial irregularities in Vasundhara Raje’s matter: Nitin Gadkari

11:52 AM

All other opposition parties except Congress are willing for a debate in Parliament, says union minister Nitin Gadkari

11:50 AM

Demand of ‘first resign then debate’ not right, Congress has lost its faith in democracy, appeal Congress to let the House function

Nitin Gadkari11:49 AM

Rahul Gandhi’s statement on Sushma Swaraj was very immature and unfortunate, says union minister Nitin Gadkari

11:45 AM

Congress not letting the House to function smoothly, Vyapam case subjudice in court

Union minister Nitin Gadkari11:44 AM

‘Never requested UK for Lalit Modi’s travel papers’

11:42 AM

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday unleashed a direct attack at Prime Minister Narendra Modi rejecting government’s offer for truce in Parliament.11:34 AM

PM will only intervene when House agrees to discuss the contentious issues, debate must start first (ANI report)

11:29 AM

Allegations levelled against me are baseless

Sushma Swaraj11:23 AM

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad writes to union minister Venkaiah Naidu saying specific points need to be discussed during All Party meeting

11:22 AM

Sushma makes statement in Rajya Sabha, says “never requested British government for Lalit Modi’s travel papers”

11:19 AM

Rajya Sabha adjourned till 12 noon

11:16 AM

WATCH: We will fight against the brazen attitude of the govt, says Sonia Gandhi

11:12 AM

Opposition leaders raise slogans of ‘Bhaashanbaazi band karo’ in Lok Sabha

11:12 AM

We’re willing to discuss each and every issue in Parliament, says Rajnath Singh

11:10 AM

There is a campaign to malign the image of MP

Naresh Agarwal, SP11:09 AM

Opposition rejects to no work no pay remark made by a union minister

11:04 AM

Speaker rejects all notices for adjournment

10:53 AM

PM is conspicuous by his “deafening silence on the blatant transgressions” by his external affairs minister and two chief ministers

Sonia Gandhi10:45 AM

As and when required, if there is a need PM will also intervene: Venkaiah Naidu

10:41 AM

Venkaiah Naidu on Parliament’s log jam

We have convened a meeting of all important leaders from different parties at 12pm, we’ll be discussing ways and means to move forward. (ANI)10:39 AM

Government’s anti-farmer policies have crippled rural India. Farmers are against the amendments to the 2013 land acquisition law, says Sonia Gandhi

10:38 AM

Parliamentary majority does not give anyone a license to escape accountability

Sonia Gandhi10:37 AM

Our stand is clear, the way corruption has happened we want resignations, says Congress VP Rahul Gandhi

10:36 AM

The PM has turned out to be a master re-packager, a skillful salesman, a sharp headline grabber and a clever news manager

Sonia Gandhi10:35 AM

No productive discussions, no meaningful proceedings as long as those responsible for gross wrong-doings remain in office: Sonia Gandhi

10:34 AM

Yesterday’s agitators in both the Houses have suddenly become today’s champions of debate and discussion, says Congress president Sonia Gandhi

10:34 AM

Yesterday’s agitators in both the Houses have suddenly become today’s champions of debate and discussion

Sonia Gandhi10:22 AM

The “Mann ki baat” man appears to retreat into a “Maun Vrat” whenever there is a scandal involving his colleagues: Sonia Gandhi

10:22 AM

Sonia Gandhi: PM has been conspicuous by his deafening silence on blatant transgressions by Sushma Swaraj and two of his CMs.

10:21 AM

Today, we have to listen to sermons on parliamentary behaviour from those who advocated disruption as a legitimate tactic when we they were in the opposition. Yesterday’s agitators in both the Houses have suddenly become today’s champions of debate and discussion: Sonia Gandhi

10:16 AM

PM Modi never misses an opportunity to claim moral high ground on transparency, integrity and accountability, Sonia Gandhi says

10:15 AM

The PM has been very free with his promises yet he seems totally incapable of delivering on them.

Sonia Gandhi10:15 AM

The current session of Parliament is a relatively short one but it is already proving eventful: Sonia Gandhi at CPP meet

10:13 AM

We will fight against the brazen attitude of the government: Congress president Sonia Gandhi at CPP meeting (ANI report)

09:58 AM

All party meeting to take place in Parliament today

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA Government will devise a way to end the two-week long deadlock in Parliament with an all-party meeting today.

The opposition parties led by Congress have not been allowing discussions and demanding resignations of external affairs minister, Sushma Swaraj, Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhra Raje and Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan over the Lalit Modi controversy and Vyapam scam. (ANI)09:41 AM

Government will call an all-party meeting on Monday in a bid to break the Parliament logjam as it accused Congress of “hurting” the country by blocking the passage of key reform bills like GST with its relentless protests.09:41 AM

The government is willing to offer an intervention by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a discussion on the ‘Lalitgate’ and Vyapam issues raised by the Congress and Left parties in an effort to salvage the remainder of the monsoon session of Parliament that concludes on August 13.09:41 AM

The logjam in Parliament will continue unless “corruption issues” involving BJP ministers are resolved, senior Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia said on Sunday, setting the tone for the all-party meeting convened tomorrow by the ruling NDA to break the impasse.09:39 AM

Former Lok Sabha speaker Somnath Chatterjee on Sunday described as “very agonizing” the frequent disruptions of Parliament and lamented the “inadequacy” of the position of the presiding officer who is unable to run the House because of circumstances beyond his control.09:39 AM

Blaming Congress president Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi for deadlock during the ongoing monsoon session of Parliament, Union minister for environment and forest Prakash Javadekar on Sunday said disrupting parliament is an insult to democracy.

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