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.
31 May 2016
Patna: Former state BJP President Gopal Narayan Singh today filed nomination papers for biennial Rajya Sabha poll slated for June 11.
02 May 2016
New Delhi: Embattled Indian liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya resigned as a member of the country's upper house of Parliament, several television news channels reported today.
09 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today equated the Congress party with 'mrityu (death)' but hastened to add that like death is never subjected to criticism, the Congress party also goes unscathed.
03 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The concept of ‘One nation one tax’ is likely to become a reality as the government got success to make consensus among opposition parties, including Congress over passage of the long-pending legislation Goods and Services Tax (GST) in Rajya Sabha.
29 Apr 2016
New Delhi: A defiant Subramanian Swamy has challenged the expunging of his comments by the Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman, calling the decision as arbitrary, unreasonable and against the House rules.
28 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu took oath today as a nominated memeber of the Rajya Sabha.
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.