jagdeep dhankar

Congress’ Kharge promises to meet VP Jagdeep Dhankar soon

NEW DELHI: In an exchange of words, the Congress president and Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge responded sharply to Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar, expressing concerns over the sweeping suspension of MPs across both houses of Parliament. Kharge’s retort labelled the mass suspensions as a preconceived agenda of the government. Following Dhankhar’s […]

Sharad writes to Vice President seeking inquiry in Parliament security breach case 

NCP chief and MP Sharad Pawar writes to Vice President Jagdeep Dhankar, requesting an urgent inquiry into the recent Parliament Security Breach and suspension of MPs.

Media needs to introspect: Vice President Dhankhar

NEW DELHI: A day after opposition parties announced boycott of more than a dozen anchors, Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar on Friday advised the press to introspect and refrain from sensationalizing news stories. Speaking to graduating journalism students at Makhanlal Chaturvedi University (MCU) in Bhopal, the Vice President called upon journalists to avoid covering news stories […]

WATCH | Modi Govt Switched Off My Mic In Rajya Sabha: LoP Kharge

In a Rajya Sabha session, Leader of Opposition (LoP) Mallikarjun Kharge made accusations against the Centre, claiming they were given more speaking opportunities in the House. He went on to express his dissatisfaction, alleging that his microphone was deliberately switched off during his address on Tuesday. Kharge felt insulted by this act and raised concerns […]

Introduction of Delhi ordinance in Rajya Sabha is impermissible: Raghav Chadha

The Ordinance, promulgated by the President on 19 May 2023, has sparked considerable controversy due to its perceived attempt to undermine the existing democratic framework in Delhi.

TMC To Miss VP Swearing-In Ceremony After Skipping Election

  KOLKATA: After skipping the Vice Presidential election, the Trinamool Congress has decided not to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Vice President elect Jagdeep Dhankar on Thursday.  According to sources, TMC Rajya Sabha leader Derek O’Brien and Lok Sabha leader Sudeep Bandhopadhyay have been invited to attend the swearing-in ceremony that is scheduled for 11.45 am […]

Result Day: How Dhankhar Took Cudgels, Paved Way For Delhi Return

KOLKATA: Though the All India Trinamool Congress (AITC) is yet to make its decision on the Vice-Presidential election official, the delay in announcing its support has created a lot of buzz in political circles. National Democratic Alliance (NDA) candidate Jagdeep Dhankhar’s ‘run-ins’ with AITC supremo and Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is well documented. In […]