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Opposition parties

AA Edit | ‘Idea of India’ battle not compelling for Opposition

In the upcoming Presidential elections in July, politics will reveal all its avatars

03 May 2022 7:21 AM

BJP tears into Opposition joint statement, alleges duplicity citing Bengal violence

BJP alleged that Congress and other parties create arson and disrupt the communal harmony whether they are in power or in Opposition

17 Apr 2022 11:10 AM

Opposition to target government on Pegasus, COVID and jobs

The Congress, the principal Opposition, has sent feelers to other Opposition parties to unite against the government on some specific issues

31 Jan 2022 3:23 AM

Oppn leaders take out march demanding revocation of suspension of 12 RS members

The Opposition has described the suspension as undemocratic and in violation of all the Rules of Procedure of the Upper House of Parliament

14 Dec 2021 10:03 PM

Ashwani Kumar | It’s now time to reclaim the moral centre of the nation

The erosion of a nurtured culture of tolerant coexistence questions our democratic resilience

17 Sep 2021 2:11 AM


Sonia's sonic call for Opposition unity

The 19 parties pledged in a four-page joint statement to start an agitation against the Central govt in the last 10 days of September

21 Aug 2021 1:17 AM

Rahul invites Opposition MPS to discuss Parliament strategy

The meeting will be in line with Mr Gandhi’s recent efforts to mobilise the Opposition on the Pegasus row

03 Aug 2021 7:03 AM

Introduction of ministers halted, PM Modi slams Opposition 'mentality'

As the Opposition members continued their uproar, Mr Modi laid the list of the newly inducted ministers on the table of the House

20 Jul 2021 7:06 AM

Houses erupt over snooping, government denies any surveillance

Opposition parties did not accept the response and have demanded an independent investigation into the allegations of snooping

20 Jul 2021 7:03 AM

PM’s joint address plan angers Opposition

Centre lists 29 Bills for monsoon session

19 Jul 2021 1:36 AM


Venezuela court orders takeover of 2 major opposition parties

Venezuela’s Supreme Court is known to be loyal to current president Nicolás Maduro

17 Jun 2020 11:19 AM

Opposition parties set to take on govt over CAA-NRC

Sources said that if Speaker Om Birla does not allow the motions to be taken up, the party will disrupt Question Hour.

03 Feb 2020 3:46 AM

BJP blames Congress for ‘misleading’ people

The BJP asserted that violent protests against CAA were “a conspiracy of the Opposition and certain other parties”.

17 Dec 2019 6:45 AM

‘Bills passed in a hurry’: Opposition protests to Venkaiah Naidu

The Opposition parties also demanded that short duration appeals should be allowed in the House.

27 Jul 2019 7:47 AM

Oppn parties unable to reinvent themselves

In India, a number of political parties, it seems, will be even more shortlived. Most of them, unfortunately, are in the Opposition.

04 Jul 2019 12:02 AM


Congress yet to pick its leader in Lok Sabha

There is also no official word on when such a meeting of the opposition parties could be held.

17 Jun 2019 2:48 AM

Assess, rectify, reflect on how far we strayed

The defeated leaders will not be short of advice, particularly from the media on what went wrong and what they should now do.

26 May 2019 6:51 AM

By failing to unite, Oppn seems to forget history

The test before the Oppn parties is to at least get the narrative right even though they appear to have failed in getting their arithmetic right.

09 Mar 2019 6:47 AM

Opposition blasts ‘blatant politicisation’ of sacrifices

Leaders paid homage to soldiers killed in Pulwama attack, express solidarity with Armed Forces.

28 Feb 2019 7:11 AM

Congress relies on Sonia Gandhi to win allies

Top leaders of DMK, TMC, TDP likely to attend December 10 meeting.

07 Dec 2018 2:28 AM