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Opposition parties

AA Edit | Driving Opposition away from Parliament will solve nothing

It is time a government which vouches by the democratic traditions of the country behaves in a democratic manner

19 Dec 2023 11:59 PM

Pavan K. Varma | Whither democracy sans a functional Opposition?

It has become more than apparent by now that those at the helm in the Congress are just incapable of decisive and strategic planning.

10 Dec 2023 12:05 AM

Shashi Warrier | The manufacture of discontent

The whole thing about discontent," he explained, "is to keep it simple, and to repeat it over and over.

10 Sep 2023 12:05 AM

DC Edit | 2024 turns two-horse race as INDIA is born

It is perhaps for the first time in Opposition politics in India that such a mega-alliance has been formed.

20 Jul 2023 12:25 AM

AA Edit | Let new Parliament usher in a great future for India

India has shown the world, again and again, that despite all its drawbacks and shortcomings, democracy works

29 May 2023 12:15 AM


AA Edit | Opp. boycott of opening of new Parl is bad optics

It is ironic, historically speaking, because Mahatma Gandhi was absent in the Parliament on the midnight hour of freedom on August 15, 1947

25 May 2023 12:36 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Will Opposition join hands to counter Modi’s ED, CBI threats?

Few elected leaders have suffered humiliation at the hands of successive lieutenant-governors as the AAP’s Arvind Kejriwal

22 May 2023 12:05 AM

AA Edit | 'Unity of corrupt'?: PM sets a fresh challenge for Opp.

The Opposition must clearly understand the nature of this see-saw, where all those opposed to the BJP come together

30 Mar 2023 12:24 AM

AA Edit | Action on Rahul unites Opp., as people remain indifferent

Mr Gandhi and his series of misfortunes might actually be a blessing in disguise

29 Mar 2023 12:14 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Time and tide will not wait for the Opposition to unite

Time, however, like the tide, may be running out for the multiplicity of initiatives and their corresponding variables

21 Mar 2023 11:33 PM


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