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.
01 Sep 2016
New Delhi: BJP chief Amit Shah on Wednesday asked the party's Rajya Sabha members to adopt one Lok Sabha seat each where it had lost the last polls and nurse it like its representive in Parliament would with the purpose of ensuring the victory of its candidates in the next general elections.
12 May 2016
New Delhi: The Budget Session of Parliament, which began as a new session on April 25, is likley to end early with Lok Sabha being adjourned sine die late last evening and Rajya Sabha today.
03 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Rajya Sabha on Tuesday witnessed heated exchanges between Congress and Samajwadi Party (SP) members over recent instances of rape in Uttar Pradesh particularly the gangrape of a mother and daughter in Bulandshahr, with the government saying law and order was a state matter but the incidents were highly condemnable.
17 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Rejecting Rajya Sabha's five amendments and Opposition's appeal not to make "haste", the Lok Sabha passed the legislation that aims at better targeting of subsidies through the Aadhar unique identity number within hours of the Upper Housing returning it.
28 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is expected to mount a scathing attack on the government in the Lok Sabha on the issue of rising prices of essential commodities.
22 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Lok Sabha proceedings were washed out today following uproar over AAP member Bhagwant Mann's video of Parliament House by members, mostly from ruling BJP, with Speaker Sumitra Mahajan terming it a "serious issue" and assuring protesting members that some action would be taken.
17 May 2016
Lucknow: Over six years after it expelled Amar Singh, the Samajwadi Party today "unanimously" declared him as its candidate for the Rajya Sabha polls, setting the stage for his possible return to the party.
18 Jul 2016
New Delhi: BJP leader Navjot Singh Sidhu, who was nominated to the Rajya Sabha by the Narendra Modi government, today tendered his resignation from the House of Elders sparking off speculation that he may join the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP).
18 Jul 2016
New Delhi: In a sudden development, former cricketer and BJP Rajya Sabha MP today resigned as Bharatiya Janta Party Rajya Sabha MP.