12 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Congress will approach the Election Commission tomorrow to protest against the "misuse of government machinery" in the Rajya Sabha elections for two seats in Haryana yesterday which led to independent candidate R K Anand, backed by the party, losing the poll.
12 Jun 2016
Ranchi: Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Mahesh Poddar bagged the two Rajya Sabha seats for BJP from Jharkhand, election to which was held yesterday.
11 Jun 2016
New Delhi: A down-to-the-wire contest is likely for some of the seats in the high-stake Rajya Sabha elections in seven states today, especially in Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka, and Haryana, where the fate of candidates including senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal and senior lawyer R K Anand will be decided.
11 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Blaming Pakistan for instigating trouble in Kashmir, the government on Wednesday agreed to hold an all-party meeting over the unrest in the valley as politicians from across the spectrum sought a political solution to bring peace to the restive state.
30 May 2016
Jaipur: Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu and BJP national vice president Om Prakash Mathur were among four party candidates who filed their nomination papers today from Rajasthan for Rajya Sabha biennial elections.
04 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi last night hailed the passage of the Constitution Amendment Bill on GST by Rajya Sabha as a "truly historic occasion" and thanked leaders and members of all parties for their support.
24 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Government is likely to list the much-delayed GST Bill for discussion in the Rajya Sabha this week after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley meets state finance ministers on Tuesday.
04 Dec 2015
New Delhi: Opposition in Rajya Sabha yesterday advocated caution on an anti-graft bill with a Samajwadi Party member saying the new law instead of checking the menace will increase corruption and make elected representatives more vulnerable.
24 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The next session of Parliament beginning tomorrow is all set to be a stormy affair with many Opposition parties closing ranks over the imposition of Presidents' Rule in Uttarakhand.
29 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Former Finance Minister and Congress leader P Chidambaram on Thursday said the GST Bill pending in the Rajya Sabha is "flawed" and required amendment.