Rajya Sabha Official Demoted For Social Media Posts On PM Modi
Friday, February 14, 2020, 11:55 AM
Rajya Sabha Secretariat has demoted a security officer for his social media posts on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying he violated rules and failed to maintain "political neutrality". According to the order, besides demotion, Mr Hasan would not get increments in his salary for five years or regain his current position on the expiry of the punishment period.
Omar Abdullah's Party Says Will Go To Speaker Over Controversial PM Quote
Sunday, February 9, 2020, 12:18 PM
The National Conference will request Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla to ask Prime Minister Narendra Modi to clarify a quote that he attributed to their leader Omar Abdullah in parliament on Thursday, the party has said. "Omar Abdullah made no such statement. Every statement of Omar Abdullah is in the public domain," National Conference spokesperson Imran Dar told NDTV.
Word From PM Modi's Speech In Rajya Sabha Expunged In Rare Move
Saturday, February 8, 2020, 10:57 AM
A word has been expunged from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech in parliament on Thursday, when he took on the opposition in Rajya Sabha on the National Population Register (NPR). A word was also removed from comments made by opposition leader Ghulam Nabi Azad of the Congress. It is rare for a Prime Minister's words to be deleted from parliamentary records but not unprecedented.