The junior minister in the HRD Ministry denounced those who attacked him over his comments and said "it's not scientific temper to condemn the point of view of another person".
The Chief Minister also ordered her suspension, after she allegedly used abusive language, while seeking her transfer from a remote location where she had been working for 25 years.
He said the mythological character, Sanjaya, sitting at Hastinapur, narrated a bird's eye view of the war of Mahabharata, to Dhritarashtra.
"Investigation has been handed over to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). I believe the CBI would have arrested the MLA also."
Singhal had also asked Hindu families in his constituency to not allow Muslims to enter their homes as they are "habitually involved in all kinds of crimes".
He was first questioned in the case last week.
In his letter, Singh claimed that he became an MP because of his reservation.
The productivity of the LS was 134 per cent, and that of the RS around 96 per cent during the brief Part I of session.
Mishra went near the Speaker's chair and tore a copy of the House's business list, demanding removal of a scheduled discussion
Last month, the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) had pulled out of the NDA after the Centre expressed its inability to grant SCS to Andhra Pradesh.
On March 31, these five religious leaders were appointed to a committee set up for the conservation of the Narmada river.
"After coming to power and examining the SC/ST prevention Atrocities Act, we have taken a decision to strengthen it," he said.
Fazed by repeated media queries pertaining to the ex-gratia, Singh hinted that no announcement will be made today.
The IT department noted that Sidhu had failed to provide documentary evidence, such as bills or invoices in support of his claim
How could the company which was given the contract to kill 3,19,400 rats in Mantralaya accomplish the task in a mere seven days
The new rule also gives precedence to the cabinet's confidence motion over any no-confidence motion in the House.
"In the days to come, its allies will part ways from the alliance. NDA agenda has assumed divisive proportions"
The relief came from the court after the apologies were accepted by the complainants in both the cases.
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