08 May 2015
New Delhi: A demand for sacking of Sports Authority of India (SAI) chief and setting up of an inquiry into the death of a woman athlete and suicide attempt by three others was raised in the Rajya Sabha on Friday.
19 Apr 2015
New Delhi: On the eve of resumption of Budget Session, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday voiced hope that it would be full of "outcomes", noting that the productivity of Parliament has "reached 125 per cent" since his government came to power.
20 Apr 2015
Thiruvananthapuram: On expected lines, two UDF candidates, including former Union minister Vayalar Ravi and an Opposition LDF nominee were elected to the Rajya Sabha from Kerala in the polls held on Monday.
07 May 2015
New Delhi: CPI(M) on Thursday accused the NDA government of not taking the Opposition on board on the Goods and Service Tax (GST) bill and said that it would oppose the legislation in Rajya Sabha.
07 May 2015
New Delhi: Opposition parties in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday criticised the government for clubbing non-money aspects like Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA) with the Finance bill that was considered by the House.
22 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday accused the government of floating a "trial balloon" on net neutrality even as Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said his regime was in favour of free and fair access to the World Wide Web.
19 Apr 2015
Jammu: Janata Dal (U) President Sharad Yadav noted that NDA government's "controversial land acquisition bill" will be rejected by the opposition in Upper House of the Parliament
20 Mar 2015
New Delhi: After much controversy and procedural wrangles, the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2015, was passed by the Rajya Sabha on Friday with all parties, barring Congress and the Left, supporting it.
05 May 2015
New Delhi: The government on Tuesday said there is no proposal to make CBI the lead agency for investigating all major corporate loan default cases.
24 Apr 2015
New Delhi: In an embarrassment to the government, a united opposition in Rajya Sabha on Friday forced Union Minister Ananth Kumar to take back his words, which they considered as not just offensive but also denigrating Parliament.