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
23 Aug 2014
Bangalore: A towering figure in the world of letters, Udupi Rajagopalacharya Ananthamurthy, who died here on Friday, was modern in his sensibilities and intellectual underpinnings in his literary works questioned many deeply-held beliefs.
15 Aug 2014
Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh police would effectively pursue pending cases against the elected representatives, in which charges have been framed in courts.
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.
07 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Amid objections by opposition, two controversial bills were introduced in Lok Sabha on Thursday to amend labour laws that seek to relax night shifts by women, increase the limit of overtime for workers and apprenticeship training for non-engineering graduates.
14 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Accepting the Opposition’s demand, the NDA government on Thursday referred the Insurance Bill to the Select Commiteee of Rajya Sabha and asked it to send the report by the last day of first week of next Parliamentary Session.
13 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday faced ire of opposition members in Rajya Sabha as they accused him of not giving specific replies even as Chairman Hamid Ansari agreed that ministers need to give direct replies to pointed queries.
12 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Yesteryear Bollywood star Rekha on Tuesday turned up to attend the proceedings of the Rajya Sabha amidst criticism for attending only seven sittings since being nominated two years ago.
17 Aug 2014
Mainpuri (UP): Samajwadi Party national general secretary Ramgopal Yadav on Sunday ruled out the possibility of taking former party leader Amar Singh back in the party.
11 Aug 2014
New Delhi: There was a ruckus in the Rajya Sabha on Monday as cricketer Sachin Tendulkar's application for being granted leave was brought before the house.