18 Jan 2014
Kolkata: Trinamool Congress has nominated Bollywood actor Mithun Chakraborty as one of the five Rajya Sabha members to be elected from West Bengal, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Saturday.
20 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The deadlock over contentious Telangana Bill persists with the UPA government accusing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of bringing amendments at the eleventh hour. The government said that it could consider extending the Parliament session to get crucial bills passed.
18 Dec 2013
Ralegan Siddhi: Anti-graft crusader Anna Hazare, who has been on hunger strike for over a week now, will break his fast on Wednesday after the Lok Sabha passes the Lokpal Bill.
17 Dec 2013
Ralegan Siddhi: Fasting for the last eight days, Anna Hazare on Tuesday thanked the parties which helped pass Lokpal Bill in the Rajya Sabha and appealed to the members of the Lok Sabha to ensure smooth passage of the legislation on Wednesday after which he will call off his fast.
31 Jan 2014
Bhopal: Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh, BJP vice-president Prabhat Jha and senior BJP leader Satya Narayan Jatiya were declared elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha in the biennial elections for the Upper House from Madhya Pradesh.
27 Jan 2014
Mumbai: Former Union minister Murli Deora and ex-Maharashtra minister Hussain Dalwai on Monday filed their nomination papers for the biennial Rajya Sabha elections scheduled for February 7.
29 Jan 2014
Guwahati: With closing of the application process, a total of four candidates have filed nominations for election of three Rajya Sabha seats from Assam, scheduled to be held on February 7.
28 Jan 2014
Jaipur: Delhi BJP chief Vijay Goel and two other saffron party leaders filed their nomination papers for the upcoming Rajya Sabha polls from Rajasthan. Tuesday was the last date for filing papers.
12 Dec 2013
New Delhi: Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath on Thursday said that the Lokpal Bill will come up in Rajya Sabha on Friday and it’s a priority for the government.
28 Jan 2014
Bhopal: Putting an end to his ten-year self-imposed 'exile' from electoral politics, Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh on Tuesday filed his nomination papers for the Rajya Sabha elections from Madhya Pradesh.