In Rajya Sabha, NDA to be six short of majority mark on July 5

rajyasabhaNew Delhi, July 01: The NDA seems to be inching closer towards the majority mark in the Rajya Sabha. By July 5, four TDP MLAs and one INLD MP will be added to the NDA, which will get the alliance closer towards the majority mark.

As on Sunday, the strength of the NDA stood at 111 in the House of 235. There are 10 vacancies currently in the House and by July 5 the strength of the NDA would increase to 115, which is just 6 below the majority mark.

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To build memorial for Vajpayee, NDA to scrap 2013 UPA law

img_0101New Delhi, Aug 17: In honour of Bharat Ratna, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, the government has decided to construct a separate samadhi cum memorial on the banks of Yamuna near Rajghat in New Delhi.

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RS dy. chairman poll: TRS to throw its weight behind NDA

Hyderabad, Aug 9: The Telangana Rashtra Samithi will throw its weight behind the NDA candidate for the Rajya Sabha deputy chairman elections to be held today. The NDA has fielded the JD(U)’s Harivansh against B K Hariprasad of the Congress.

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How NDA plans to win the Rajya Sabha deputy chairman election

rajyasabhaNew Delhi, Aug 7: An interesting election to the post of deputy chairman of the Rajya Sabha would take place on Thursday at 11 am. The BJP led NDA, would hope to win the poll. However if one looks at the numbers today, the NDA is falling short by 32. With one seat, vacant in the 245 member House, the magic number is 122. The NDA has 90 while the opposition 112. In this scenario, it is the 42 undecided candidates who would make all the difference.

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No-confidence motion: BJP sends out a loud message to NDA

New Delhi, July 20: For the BJP, the no-confidence is about everything, but the numbers. It has the support of over 300 MPs and individually, it boasts of 273 members in Parliament.

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BJP number in Rajya Sabha: NDA consolidates tally

For the BJP, the Rajya Sabha had always been problematic as it lacked in numbers. However, with the Rajya Sabha Elections conducted on Friday, the BJP has consolidated its position in the Upper House of Parliament.

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If you think train accidents have increased under NDA, then read these statistics

railway-accidentsThe job of a Railway Minister is probably one of the toughest. He or she is questioned every time there is a train accident and in the past, there have been Railway Ministers who have resigned while accepting moral responsibility.

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Modi Cabinet reshuffle: AIADMK may not join NDA for now

modilaughingThe much anticipated Modi Cabinet reshuffle is likely to witness a host of changes. While the JD(U) which formed the government in Bihar with the BJP is set to join the Cabinet, there is however no word as yet on the AIADMK.

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AIADMK merged: Next stop NDA, BJP set to get majority in Rajya Sabha

opsepsThe AIADMK painted a pretty picture with O Panneerselvam and E Palanisami smiling with each other and behaving like long lost brothers. Although both leaders met with Prime Minister Narendra Modi under the NEET 2017 pretext, merger talks were always top on the agenda.

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Amit Shah invited Nitish Kumar to join NDA

nitish-amitAfter allying with the BJP in Bihar, Nitish Kumar has been invited to join the NDA. “I met JD(U) president Nitish Kumar at my residence yesterday. I invited JD(U) to join the NDA,” Mr Shah said in a tweet today.

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