10 Mar 2016
Thiruvananthapuram: Senior Congress leader and former defence minister AK Antony and JD(U) state president MP Veerendra Kumar today filed nomination papers as UDF nominees for the biennial Rajya Sabha polls from Kerala.
07 Mar 2016
Agartala: Ruling CPI-M in Tripura would field Jharna Das Baidya, the sitting MP as its candidate for the lone Rajya Sabha seat from the state.
03 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Rajya Sabha today witnessed a spat between treasury and opposition benches when Congress leader Anand Sharma raised the issue of alleged land scam in Gujarat.
02 Mar 2016
New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha was disrupted once again today as Opposition members raised various issues. AIADMK members raised the issue of investments made by former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram's son Karti, while Congress members referred to another newspaper report which said Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel's daughter's partner was given land at around 92 percent concessional rate.
01 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Government has resolved over 80 percent of disputes relating to TDS deduction through an online system and will carry out changes in TDS limits or slabs once the recommendations of the Easwar Committee are received, Rajya Sabha was informed today.
26 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Smriti Irani and Mayawati had a face-off yet again in Rajya Sabha, with the BSP leader today saying she was not convinced by HRD Minister's statement with regard to Rohith Vemula's suicide and asking whether she would implement her two-day-old statement about "chopping off" her head.
24 Feb 2016
New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha today saw angry exchanges between Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani and BSP leader Mayawati over the suicide of research scholar Rohith Vemula in Hyderabad university.
26 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Khekiho Zhimomi, a Rajya Sabha Member of Nagaland People's Front, died at AIIMS this morning following a stroke. The 69-year-old leader was admitted to the hospital here three days ago. He was shifted to ICU last evening and was declared dead at 6.20 AM today.
29 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Keen on getting the much delayed GST bill approved by Parliament in second half of the Budget Session beginning next month, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said he will reach out to the Congress again to persuade it to support the legislation.
26 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Voicing concern over the death of 10 army men in Siachen recently, a JD-U member today said in Rajya Sabha that India and Pakistan should work towards withdrawal of troops from such tough areas to save the lives from both sides.