23 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Opposition in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday attacked the government for merely focussing on the land bill instead of addressing farmers' distress and growing number of suicide, saying that the bill was being pushed for passage in Parliament with a "vengeance".
23 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Procedural wrangles held up proceedings in the Rajya Sabha for nearly an hour on Thursday before it took up discussion on the plight of farmers and suicides committed by them.
22 Apr 2015
Bhubaneswar: Thousands of people on Wednesday gave a tearful farewell to former Odisha Chief Minister JB Patnaik as his body was taken out in a procession in the city.
19 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Accusing Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi of "insulting the most popular mandate" by terming the BJP-led NDA government as "anti-people", the BJP on Sunday said the Congress leader uttered a "white lie" while addressing a rally at Ramlia Maidan here.
14 Apr 2015
Patna: Under opposition attack over the Land Bill, BJP President Amit Shah on Tuesday asserted that not an inch of land will go to corporate houses and those acquired will be used for development of villages and for providing better irrigation to farmers.
11 Aug 2012
Condemning the violence that erupted in Mumbai during a protest against Assam riots, the VHP on Saturday said those who took part in it should be arrested and penalised for danage caused to life and property.
18 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The report of the Select Committee on the coal and mines and mineral bills was tabled in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday, amid protests from opposition over the panel not getting enough time.
18 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Rajya Sabha Select Committees on Mines and Minerals Amendment Bill and Coal Mines Bill on Wednesday recommended their approval without any change, leading the Congress to strongly protest over the measures being rushed without taking on board the concerns of stakeholders.
14 Feb 2015
New Delhi: It was AAP all the way from metro stations to bus stops to roads as streams of joyous supporters headed to the historic Ramlila Maidan where Arvind Kejriwal took oath on Saturday as the eighth Chief Minister of Delhi.
11 Feb 2015
New Delhi: Preparations are afoot at Ramlila Maidan here for Arvind Kejriwal's swearing-in ceremony as Delhi Chief Minister on February 14. The ground, which served as the battleground for the 46-year-old anti-graft crusader during the Anna Hazare-led India Against Corruption movement, is getting decked up to host Kejriwal for his second oath-taking ceremony.