With the ‘money Bill’ controversy rising to the fore again, parliamentarians and jurists differ on whether the Supreme Court can question the speaker’s decisions.
With his elevation to the Congress top post imminent, many feel Rahul Gandhi will fail as successive debacles have shown he is not fit for the job.
Several in the Congress believe Rahul Gandhi made poor choices in UP, for which he needs to take responsibility.
In conversation with Digvijaya Singh on the Vyapam scam and the Congress’s plans for the Madhya Pradesh assembly elections next year.
Uddhav Thackeray appears to be biding his time before pulling the plug on the Shiv Sena’s alliance with the BJP.
The opposition has submitted 651 amendments to the president’s address to the joint session of parliament – many of them contesting demonetisation.
Shiv Sena is fighting for survival, while the BJP to wants to take control of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, Asia’s richest civic body.
Unless leaders from both parties come out in full support of the alliance, they may not be able to convert popular support into votes.