29 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Facing number crunch in Rajya Sabha, government was on Wednesday forced to defer a Bill that seeks to regulate the realty business after Opposition insisted on referring it to the Parliamentary Standing Committee.
07 May 2015
New Delhi: Seeking to clear the statute books of antiquated laws, Parliament on Thursday cleared a Bill to repeal 36 redundant Acts, including one which amends the marriage laws.
28 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha witnessed a ruckus on Tuesday over comments by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his recent three-nation tour.
05 May 2015
New Delhi: A face-off between the opposition and government over the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill is likely with the Congress and some other opposition parties insisting that it be sent to the Parliamentary Standing Committee for scrutiny.
03 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha witnessed an uproar on Tuesday over the introduction of certain bills in the Lok Sabha which are identical to the ones pending in the Upper House.
24 Apr 2015
New Delhi: A demand for discussion on the killing of 20 woodcutters by police in Andhra Pradesh earlier this month was made 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.
23 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Procedural wrangles held up proceedings in the Rajya Sabha for nearly an hour on Thursday before it took up discussion on the plight of farmers and suicides committed by them.
23 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Opposition members on Thursday created ruckus in Rajya Sabha when the government sought to give reasons for re-promulgating ordinance on land acquisition, with a Trinamool Congress member tearing a copy of the agenda paper and throwing it into the Well.
22 Apr 2015
Chennai: Slamming the land acquisition bill as "draconian", NDA constituent PMK on Wednesday called for opposition unity to defeat it in the Rajya Sabha.Party founder S Ramadoss said the amendments proposed by the central government were in "no way advantageous to the farmers", and claimed that it would further add to their woes.