Dubbing the no-trust vote against his government a result of the opposition's "arrogance", Prime Minister Narendra Modi today urged all parties to dismiss the move and accused the Congress of working with the mindset of 'Modi hatao' (remove Modi).
The Supreme Court Collegium has brushed aside the reservations of the government over its decision to elevate Uttarakhand Chief Justice K M Joseph to the apex court as a judge and reiterated his name along with two other recommendations.
The no-confidence motion moved against the Narendra Modi-led government, taken up in the Lok Sabha today, is the 27th in the history of the House and the first in 15 years.
Rahul Gandhi's surprise gesture to hug Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Lok Sabha after his speech during the no-confidence debate had Twitter abuzz today with jokes aplenty and the hashtags "pappukijhappi" and "hugplomacy" trending on the microblogging site.
Nirmala Sitharaman today termed as "absolutely wrong" Congress President Rahul Gandhi's claim that there was no confidentiality clause in the Rafale aircraft deal with France and said the initial agreement was signed when the UPA was in power in 2008.
Countering the opposition attack on the BJP-led government over instances of mob lynching, Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said the 1984 anti-Sikh riot was "biggest" such incident.
Harsimrat Kaur Badal today disapproved of Rahul Gandhi's surprise hug to Prime Minister Narendra Modi after a speech in Lok Sabha during the no-confidence motion debate, saying the Congress President should know that he is speaking in Parliament and not acting in a film.
Targeting Congress President Rahul Gandhi for levelling "baseless allegations" against the government on the Rafale deal, the BJP has moved a privilege motion against him.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a 'Kisan Kalyan Rally' in Roza area of this district tomorrow.
Over a dozen Rajya Sabha members including senior Congress leader P Chidambaram and BJP's Roopa Ganguly were in the gallery to witness the debate on the no- confidence motion against the Modi government.