02 Feb 2015
Mumbai: In a bid to help people who have unclaimed deposits lying with banks, RBI on Monday directed banks to prominently display such account holders' names on the websites and provide them with a "Find" option to locate the information easily.
11 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Opposition in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday resisted the government attempt to introduce a bill passed by Lok Sabha, questioning the procedure adopted.
26 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and senior Samajwadi Party leader Ram Gopal Yadav were among the 11 newly elected members of Rajya Sabha who took oath on Wednesday.
04 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The government's reforms agenda is on track and the economy is on its way to transition to 6.5 percent growth and 6 percent inflation levels, says a Morgan Stanley report.
10 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The government on Wednesday downplayed a move by Left parties for a Statutory Motion in Rajya Sabha seeking reduction of fuel prices, which could test the real strength of the ruling NDA in the Upper House.
09 Dec 2014
New Delhi: A Statutory Motion moved by CPI(M) in the Rajya Sabha seeking reduction of fuel prices may test the real strength of ruling BJP in the Upper House soon after the just-ended stalemate over the Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti issue.
11 Jan 2015
Lucknow: In a quid pro quo, Congress has decided not to field its candidate in biennial Legislative Council election of Uttar Pradesh. The Congress' gesture is its 'return gift' to Samajwadi Party for supporting its two candidates - Pramod Tiwari and PL Punia - in getting elected to Rajya Sabha.
23 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Rajya Sabha on Tuesday referred two bills, including one that aims at bringing country's banking payment system in sync with international practices, to the Select Committees.
23 Dec 2014
New Delhi:The Rajya Sabha was disrupted again Tuesday, on the last day of the winter session, as opposition members raised different issues.
28 Jan 2015
Jammu: PDP and BJP may be heading towards forming a coalition government in Jammu and Kashmir with leaders of both the parties apprising Governor N N Vohra separately about progress in their talks even as they prepared for a tie-up in the coming Rajya Sabha elections.