12 Sep 2014
Bhubaneswar: Under attack over land, housing as well as chit fund scam, party heavyweight and former Odisha Minister Kalpataru Das on Thursday resigned from the post of BJD Parliamentary Party leader in Rajya Sabha, a party release said.
14 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Actor Aamir Khan said that if he is offered a nomination to the Rajya Sabha, he will "think" about it. Asked whether he would like to be nominated to the Rajya Sabha like cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and actress Rekha, Aamir said, "I won't comment on what they are doing. They are my friends.
17 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Gearing up to move the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Bill, 2013 for consideration in Rajya Sabha in the forthcoming Winter Session, the Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Ministry has called a meeting of all concerned on September 19 to discuss the issue here.
13 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Public sector insurer LIC has lent its support to government's proposal of raising the FDI limit in the sector to 49 percent, a move criticised by a section of the select committee that is evaluating amendments to a Bill pending for four years in Rajya Sabha.
10 Sep 2014
Kolkata: The Special Crime branch of CBI on Wednesday questioned another Trinamool Congress MP Srinjoy Bose in connection with the multi-crore in Saradha scam.
12 Sep 2014
Ranchi: Jharkhand High Court granted bail to JMM MLA Sita Soren in a case of horse trading during the 2012 Rajya Sabha elections, which is being probed by CBI.
21 Jul 2012
Voting for presidential poll 2012 is over and now all eyes are set on the emerging political equations ahead of vice-presidential poll. Both the ruling and opposition alliances have announced their respective candidates for the poll due on August 7. Ruling UPA, led by Congress, has once again fielded incumbent Vice-President Hamid Ansari whereas the BJP led NDA has announced its veteran leader and former Union Minister Jaswant Singh as its candidate.
28 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The first meeting of the Select Committee of Rajya Sabha on the controversial Insurance Bill will be held on September fourth
13 Aug 2014
New Delhi: A JD-U member in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday protested against his certain words being expunged from his speech on Monday, prompting Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien to have a relook.
15 Aug 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh police would effectively pursue pending cases against the elected representatives, in which charges have been framed in courts.